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RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:31am EDT Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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:
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: 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
:     Oct 15                           /  12.7
:     Oct 16   /  12.5 /  12.5 /  12.4 /  12.8
:     Oct 17   /  13.2 /  13.4 /  13.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.8 ft at 900am EDT on Tue, Oct 17
:
.ER RACW2 20171017 Z DC201710171331/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 17 :                         /  13.8
.E2 : Oct 18 : /  13.6 /  13.6 /  13.5 /  13.5
.E3 : Oct 19 : /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5
.E4 : Oct 20 : /  13.5 /  13.4 /  13.4 /  13.4
.E5 : Oct 21 : /  13.4 /  13.4 /  13.4 /  13.4
.E6 : Oct 22 : /  13.4 /  13.4 /  13.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  0.00
:     Oct 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.22 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 17                           /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  20.7
:     Oct 15   /  26.0 /  16.7 /  16.0 /  22.4
:     Oct 16   /  23.2 /  14.0 /  11.4 /  13.1
:     Oct 17   /  14.7 /   6.5 /   3.1 /  11.6
:     Oct 18   /  16.3 /   8.1 /   4.6 /  13.8
:     Oct 19   /  19.3 /  10.3 /   7.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 15                           /  24.2
:     Oct 16   /  24.2 /  24.0 /  24.1 /  24.4
:     Oct 17   /  24.7 /  25.0 /  25.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.4 ft at 900am EDT on Tue, Oct 17
:
.ER POPW2 20171017 Z DC201710171331/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 17 :                         /  25.1
.E2 : Oct 18 : /  24.7 /  24.5 /  24.5 /  24.4
.E3 : Oct 19 : /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4
.E4 : Oct 20 : /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4
.E5 : Oct 21 : /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4
.E6 : Oct 22 : /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  0.00
:     Oct 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.25 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 17                           /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  20.2
:     Oct 15   /  25.9 /  16.7 /  16.3 /  22.2
:     Oct 16   /  23.2 /  13.7 /  10.9 /  13.1
:     Oct 17   /  14.8 /   6.4 /   3.6 /  11.8
:     Oct 18   /  16.4 /   7.9 /   4.6 /  13.7
:     Oct 19   /  19.2 /  10.0 /   6.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 15                           /  13.0
:     Oct 16   /  13.0 /  13.0 /  13.0 /  12.9
:     Oct 17   /  12.9 /  13.0 /  13.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.1 ft at 900am EDT on Tue, Oct 17
:
.ER GALW2 20171017 Z DC201710171331/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 17 :                         /  13.1
.E2 : Oct 18 : /  13.0 /  13.0 /  12.9 /  12.9
.E3 : Oct 19 : /  12.9 /  12.9 /  12.9 /  12.8
.E4 : Oct 20 : /  12.8 /  12.8 /  12.8 /  12.8
.E5 : Oct 21 : /  12.8 /  12.8 /  12.7 /  12.7
.E6 : Oct 22 : /  12.7 /  12.7 /  12.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  0.00
:     Oct 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.23 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 17                           /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  19.6
:     Oct 15   /  26.1 /  17.2 /  16.9 /  22.3
:     Oct 16   /  22.9 /  13.5 /  10.3 /  13.1
:     Oct 17   /  14.8 /   6.6 /   4.1 /  12.0
:     Oct 18   /  16.6 /   8.1 /   4.7 /  13.7
:     Oct 19   /  19.3 /  10.0 /   6.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 15                           /  25.2
:     Oct 16   /  25.3 /  25.2 /  25.3 /  25.3
:     Oct 17   /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.3 ft at 900am EDT on Tue, Oct 17
:
.ER HNTW2 20171017 Z DC201710171331/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 17 :                         /  25.3
.E2 : Oct 18 : /  25.3 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E3 : Oct 19 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E4 : Oct 20 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E5 : Oct 21 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.1
.E6 : Oct 22 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  0.00
:     Oct 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.21 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 17                           /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  19.6
:     Oct 15   /  26.0 /  17.8 /  16.8 /  21.9
:     Oct 16   /  23.4 /  13.5 /  10.6 /  12.9
:     Oct 17   /  14.8 /   7.1 /   4.4 /  11.8
:     Oct 18   /  16.6 /   8.5 /   5.1 /  13.6
:     Oct 19   /  19.3 /  10.5 /   7.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 15                           /  34.1
:     Oct 16   /  33.8 /  33.9 /  33.7 /  34.0
:     Oct 17   /  34.1 /  34.1 /  34.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.2 ft at 900am EDT on Tue, Oct 17
:
.ER ASHK2 20171017 Z DC201710171331/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 17 :                         /  34.2
.E2 : Oct 18 : /  34.1 /  34.1 /  34.0 /  34.0
.E3 : Oct 19 : /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0
.E4 : Oct 20 : /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0
.E5 : Oct 21 : /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0
.E6 : Oct 22 : /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  0.00
:     Oct 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.18 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 17                           /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  18.8
:     Oct 15   /  26.2 /  18.5 /  17.2 /  21.7
:     Oct 16   /  23.4 /  13.5 /  11.2 /  12.8
:     Oct 17   /  14.7 /   7.2 /   4.6 /  11.2
:     Oct 18   /  16.2 /   8.8 /   5.4 /  13.0
:     Oct 19   /  18.8 /  10.8 /   7.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 15                           /   5.4
:     Oct 16   /   5.4 /   5.4 /   5.4 /   5.3
:     Oct 17   /   4.7 /   4.3 /   4.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 4.2 ft at 900am EDT on Tue, Oct 17
:
.ER GYNK2 20171017 Z DC201710171331/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 17 :                         /   4.2
.E2 : Oct 18 : /   4.3 /   4.3 /   4.3 /   4.3
.E3 : Oct 19 : /   4.3 /   4.3 /   4.2 /   4.2
.E4 : Oct 20 : /   4.2 /   4.2 /   4.2 /   4.2
.E5 : Oct 21 : /   4.2 /   4.2 /   4.2 /   4.1
.E6 : Oct 22 : /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  0.00
:     Oct 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.12 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 17                           /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  17.6
:     Oct 15   /  25.6 /  18.9 /  18.5 /  21.0
:     Oct 16   /  21.7 /  12.6 /  10.6 /  12.1
:     Oct 17   /  14.1 /   6.8 /   3.9 /  10.6
:     Oct 18   /  15.4 /   8.6 /   5.4 /  12.3
:     Oct 19   /  17.9 /  10.6 /   7.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 15                           /  13.7
:     Oct 16   /  13.4 /  13.3 /  13.3 /  13.1
:     Oct 17   /  13.2 /  13.2 /  13.2
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.2 ft at 830am EDT on Tue, Oct 17
:
.ER GNUK2 20171017 Z DC201710171331/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 17 :                         /  13.1
.E2 : Oct 18 : /  13.0 /  12.9 /  12.8 /  12.8
.E3 : Oct 19 : /  12.7 /  12.7 /  12.6 /  12.6
.E4 : Oct 20 : /  12.6 /  12.5 /  12.5 /  12.5
.E5 : Oct 21 : /  12.4 /  12.4 /  12.3 /  12.3
.E6 : Oct 22 : /  12.3 /  12.2 /  12.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  0.00
:     Oct 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.14 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 17                           /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  17.8
:     Oct 15   /  26.0 /  18.5 /  18.3 /  21.4
:     Oct 16   /  22.3 /  13.1 /  11.0 /  12.5
:     Oct 17   /  14.8 /   7.6 /   5.0 /  11.0
:     Oct 18   /  16.1 /   9.0 /   5.5 /  12.5
:     Oct 19   /  18.5 /  10.8 /   7.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 15                           /  14.4
:     Oct 16   /  14.3 /  14.0 /  13.9 /  14.1
:     Oct 17   /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 14.0 ft at 900am EDT on Tue, Oct 17
:
.ER PORO1 20171017 Z DC201710171331/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 17 :                         /  14.0
.E2 : Oct 18 : /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9
.E3 : Oct 19 : /  13.8 /  13.8 /  13.8 /  13.8
.E4 : Oct 20 : /  13.8 /  13.8 /  13.7 /  13.7
.E5 : Oct 21 : /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.7
.E6 : Oct 22 : /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  0.00
:     Oct 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.12 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 17                           /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 14                           /  17.8
:     Oct 15   /  25.5 /  18.6 /  18.7 /  21.4
:     Oct 16   /  21.2 /  12.8 /   9.9 /  12.1
:     Oct 17   /  14.3 /   7.6 /   4.8 /  11.2
:     Oct 18   /  16.3 /   9.0 /   5.5 /  12.8
:     Oct 19   /  18.6 /  10.7 /   7.5
:____________________________________________________________________
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