River Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
FGUS51 KTIR 011352
RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
8:52am EST Sunday, February 1, 2015

This is a NWS guidance product from the Ohio River Forecast Center.
Public forecasts and warnings are issued only by local NWS offices.
Statistical uncertainties can be viewed from our ensemble pages at:
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/mmefs


: Racine Lock & Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 526.0 ft (NGVD 1929)
: Mason County, WV
: Record Tailwater Stage     50.2 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      48.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   44.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      41.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     38.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 30                           /  14.6
:     Jan 31   /  14.5 /  14.2 /  14.3 /  14.3
:     Feb 01   /  14.5 /  14.8 /  14.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 14.9 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Feb 1
:
.ER RACW2 20150201 Z DC201502011352/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 01 :                         /  14.4
.E2 : Feb 02 : /  14.0 /  13.9 /  14.5 /  15.5
.E3 : Feb 03 : /  16.8 /  18.0 /  19.0 /  19.5
.E4 : Feb 04 : /  19.3 /  18.8 /  18.3 /  17.8
.E5 : Feb 05 : /  17.3 /  16.5 /  16.0 /  15.7
.E6 : Feb 06 : /  15.4 /  15.1 /  15.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.06
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.04 /  0.02
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 01                           /  0.02
:     Feb 02   /  0.11 /  0.29 /  0.14 /  0.06
:     Feb 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /   1.0
:     Jan 30   /   7.1 /   2.8 /   0.4 /  -2.0
:     Jan 31   /  -2.9 /  -6.8 / -10.2 /  -5.5
:     Feb 01   /   1.2 /  -0.6 /  -0.2 /   2.4
:     Feb 02   /   6.4 /   5.1 /   2.8 /  -4.5
:     Feb 03   /  -7.3 /  -8.1 /  -9.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: Point Pleasant - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 514.1 ft (SANDY HOOK DATUM)
: Mason County, WV
: Record River Stage     62.8 ft
: Major River Stage      48.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   44.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      40.0 ft
: Action River Stage     38.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 30                           /  24.6
:     Jan 31   /  24.6 /  24.5 /  24.5 /  24.5
:     Feb 01   /  24.6 /  24.8 /  24.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.6 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Feb 1
:
.ER POPW2 20150201 Z DC201502011352/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 01 :                         /  24.6
.E2 : Feb 02 : /  24.6 /  24.6 /  24.7 /  24.9
.E3 : Feb 03 : /  25.1 /  25.3 /  25.5 /  25.6
.E4 : Feb 04 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.5
.E5 : Feb 05 : /  25.4 /  25.3 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E6 : Feb 06 : /  25.1 /  25.0 /  25.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.06
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.04 /  0.02
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 01                           /  0.02
:     Feb 02   /  0.13 /  0.29 /  0.13 /  0.05
:     Feb 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /   1.3
:     Jan 30   /   8.4 /   3.0 /   0.6 /  -1.8
:     Jan 31   /  -2.5 /  -5.8 /  -9.1 /  -4.8
:     Feb 01   /   1.9 /  -0.3 /   0.1 /   2.5
:     Feb 02   /   6.7 /   5.4 /   2.7 /  -4.5
:     Feb 03   /  -7.2 /  -7.9 /  -8.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: R C Byrd Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 503.0 ft (Vertical Datum Unknown)
: Mason County, WV
: Record Tailwater Stage     69.6 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      56.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   52.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      50.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     48.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 30                           /  16.5
:     Jan 31   /  16.5 /  16.5 /  16.0 /  15.6
:     Feb 01   /  15.4 /  15.8 /  16.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 16.3 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Feb 1
:
.ER GALW2 20150201 Z DC201502011352/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 01 :                         /  16.0
.E2 : Feb 02 : /  15.9 /  16.2 /  17.5 /  19.4
.E3 : Feb 03 : /  21.1 /  22.8 /  24.3 /  25.3
.E4 : Feb 04 : /  25.5 /  25.3 /  24.9 /  24.5
.E5 : Feb 05 : /  23.8 /  23.0 /  22.2 /  21.6
.E6 : Feb 06 : /  20.9 /  20.3 /  20.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.06
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.08 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 01                           /  0.01
:     Feb 02   /  0.15 /  0.29 /  0.12 /  0.05
:     Feb 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /   1.9
:     Jan 30   /   9.2 /   3.0 /   0.8 /  -1.7
:     Jan 31   /  -2.4 /  -5.5 /  -9.1 /  -4.5
:     Feb 01   /   2.4 /  -0.2 /   0.2 /   2.4
:     Feb 02   /   6.5 /   5.2 /   2.5 /  -4.6
:     Feb 03   /  -7.4 /  -7.9 /  -8.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: Huntington - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 490.263 ft (NGVD 1929 ADJ)
: Cabell County, WV
: Record River Stage     69.4 ft
: Major River Stage      59.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   55.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      50.0 ft
: Action River Stage     48.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 30                           /  26.6
:     Jan 31   /  26.7 /  26.5 /  26.3 /  26.0
:     Feb 01   /  25.7 /  25.7 /  25.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.8 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Feb 1
:
.ER HNTW2 20150201 Z DC201502011352/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 01 :                         /  25.7
.E2 : Feb 02 : /  25.7 /  25.7 /  25.8 /  26.1
.E3 : Feb 03 : /  26.5 /  27.1 /  27.9 /  29.2
.E4 : Feb 04 : /  30.1 /  30.3 /  30.2 /  29.9
.E5 : Feb 05 : /  29.5 /  29.0 /  28.2 /  27.7
.E6 : Feb 06 : /  27.4 /  27.1 /  26.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.05
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06 /  0.02
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 01                           /  0.01
:     Feb 02   /  0.15 /  0.29 /  0.11 /  0.05
:     Feb 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /   1.6
:     Jan 30   /   9.7 /   3.3 /   0.8 /  -1.5
:     Jan 31   /  -2.4 /  -6.0 /  -9.3 /  -4.5
:     Feb 01   /   2.9 /  -0.5 /  -0.0 /   3.0
:     Feb 02   /   7.2 /   5.6 /   3.1 /  -3.8
:     Feb 03   /  -6.9 /  -7.5 /  -8.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: Ashland - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 481.5 ft (USGS)
: Boyd County, KY
: Record River Stage     74.2 ft
: Major River Stage      65.5 ft
: Moderate River Stage   56.6 ft
: Flood River Stage      52.0 ft
: Action River Stage     50.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 30                           /  34.7
:     Jan 31   /  34.8 /  34.9 /  34.9 /  34.8
:     Feb 01   /  34.7 /  34.6 /  34.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.5 ft at 726am EST on Sun, Feb 1
:
.ER ASHK2 20150201 Z DC201502011352/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 01 :                         /  34.4
.E2 : Feb 02 : /  34.4 /  34.4 /  34.5 /  34.6
.E3 : Feb 03 : /  34.8 /  35.0 /  35.3 /  35.7
.E4 : Feb 04 : /  36.0 /  36.1 /  36.1 /  36.0
.E5 : Feb 05 : /  35.9 /  35.7 /  35.5 /  35.3
.E6 : Feb 06 : /  35.1 /  35.0 /  34.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.02
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.03
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 01                           /  0.00
:     Feb 02   /  0.15 /  0.31 /  0.09 /  0.04
:     Feb 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /   1.8
:     Jan 30   /  10.6 /   3.6 /   1.0 /  -0.8
:     Jan 31   /  -1.2 /  -5.8 /  -8.8 /  -3.9
:     Feb 01   /   3.9 /   0.9 /   0.7 /   3.7
:     Feb 02   /   8.2 /   5.7 /   3.5 /  -2.6
:     Feb 03   /  -5.3 /  -6.3 /  -7.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: Grayson - Little Sandy River - RLX
: Zero Datum 557.95 ft (USGS)
: Carter County, KY
: Record River Stage     30.6 ft
: Major River Stage      28.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   25.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      21.0 ft
: Action River Stage     19.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 30                           /   6.7
:     Jan 31   /   6.6 /   6.2 /   6.1 /   6.1
:     Feb 01   /   6.0 /   5.7 /   5.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 5.5 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Feb 1
:
.ER GYNK2 20150201 Z DC201502011352/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 01 :                         /   6.0
.E2 : Feb 02 : /   6.0 /   5.9 /   6.5 /   7.5
.E3 : Feb 03 : /   8.4 /   8.8 /   8.8 /   8.5
.E4 : Feb 04 : /   8.1 /   7.8 /   7.5 /   7.2
.E5 : Feb 05 : /   7.0 /   6.9 /   6.7 /   6.6
.E6 : Feb 06 : /   6.5 /   6.4 /   6.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.03
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.05
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 01                           /  0.00
:     Feb 02   /  0.18 /  0.32 /  0.07 /  0.03
:     Feb 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /   3.6
:     Jan 30   /  10.3 /   2.7 /   0.6 /  -1.1
:     Jan 31   /  -1.2 /  -6.2 /  -9.6 /  -4.0
:     Feb 01   /   3.6 /   0.6 /   0.5 /   4.0
:     Feb 02   /   8.1 /   5.6 /   2.7 /  -3.0
:     Feb 03   /  -4.7 /  -5.7 /  -6.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: Lloyd Greenup Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 473.0 ft (USGS)
: Greenup County, KY
: Record Tailwater Stage     74.7 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      62.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   56.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      54.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     52.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 30                           /  18.6
:     Jan 31   /  18.7 /  19.1 /  18.9 /  18.8
:     Feb 01   /  18.8 /  18.2 /  18.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 19.0 ft at 730am EST on Sun, Feb 1
:
.ER GNUK2 20150201 Z DC201502011352/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 01 :                         /  18.3
.E2 : Feb 02 : /  18.0 /  17.8 /  17.8 /  18.3
.E3 : Feb 03 : /  19.8 /  21.8 /  23.4 /  24.9
.E4 : Feb 04 : /  26.5 /  27.8 /  28.3 /  28.2
.E5 : Feb 05 : /  27.8 /  27.2 /  26.6 /  25.6
.E6 : Feb 06 : /  24.7 /  23.9 /  23.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.04
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.02
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 01                           /  0.00
:     Feb 02   /  0.17 /  0.31 /  0.08 /  0.04
:     Feb 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /   3.3
:     Jan 30   /  10.2 /   2.9 /   0.8 /  -1.2
:     Jan 31   /  -1.6 /  -6.7 /  -9.7 /  -4.2
:     Feb 01   /   3.6 /   0.9 /   0.7 /   3.5
:     Feb 02   /   7.4 /   5.1 /   2.7 /  -3.2
:     Feb 03   /  -5.0 /  -6.2 /  -7.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: Portsmouth - Ohio River - ILN
: Zero Datum 470.9 ft (OHIO RIVER DATUM)
: Scioto County, OH
: Record River Stage     74.2 ft
: Major River Stage      66.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   57.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      50.0 ft
: Action River Stage     35.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 30                           /  18.4
:     Jan 31   /  18.3 /  18.6 /  18.7 /  18.6
:     Feb 01   /  18.6 /  18.3 /  18.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 18.4 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Feb 1
:
.ER PORO1 20150201 Z DC201502011352/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 01 :                         /  17.9
.E2 : Feb 02 : /  17.3 /  17.2 /  17.4 /  17.8
.E3 : Feb 03 : /  18.9 /  20.6 /  22.1 /  23.6
.E4 : Feb 04 : /  25.1 /  26.4 /  27.1 /  27.2
.E5 : Feb 05 : /  27.0 /  26.5 /  25.8 /  24.9
.E6 : Feb 06 : /  23.9 /  23.1 /  22.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.10
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.03 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.05
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 01                           /  0.01
:     Feb 02   /  0.19 /  0.29 /  0.08 /  0.04
:     Feb 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /   3.1
:     Jan 30   /   9.0 /   1.9 /   0.3 /  -2.4
:     Jan 31   /  -3.0 /  -7.0 / -10.3 /  -5.0
:     Feb 01   /   2.8 /   0.4 /   0.2 /   3.2
:     Feb 02   /   6.0 /   5.3 /   2.7 /  -3.6
:     Feb 03   /  -5.7 /  -7.1 /  -8.5
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
:
:...END of MESSAGE...




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.