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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:13am EDT Wednesday, April 16, 2014

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
:     Apr 14                           /  19.5
:     Apr 15   /  18.9 /  19.0 /  19.1 /  19.3
:     Apr 16   /  18.8 /  18.6 /  17.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 17.9 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Apr 16
:
.ER RACW2 20140416 Z DC201404161313/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 16 :                         /  18.4
.E2 : Apr 17 : /  18.6 /  18.8 /  18.8 /  18.8
.E3 : Apr 18 : /  18.6 /  18.3 /  18.2 /  18.1
.E4 : Apr 19 : /  17.7 /  17.3 /  17.0 /  16.8
.E5 : Apr 20 : /  16.5 /  16.1 /  15.9 /  15.8
.E6 : Apr 21 : /  15.5 /  15.2 /  15.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  0.00
:     Apr 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04
:     Apr 15   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.11 /  0.22
:     Apr 16   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 16                           /  0.00
:     Apr 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  23.3
:     Apr 14   /  28.9 /  23.6 /  21.8 /  22.5
:     Apr 15   /  21.3 /  19.1 /   9.7 /   1.9
:     Apr 16   /   2.7 /   0.2 /  -4.8 /   6.2
:     Apr 17   /  10.8 /   4.9 /   0.3 /   7.8
:     Apr 18   /  16.3 /   8.8 /   4.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 14                           /  25.4
:     Apr 15   /  25.3 /  25.4 /  25.4 /  25.5
:     Apr 16   /  25.4 /  25.2 /  25.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.1 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Apr 16
:
.ER POPW2 20140416 Z DC201404161313/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 16 :                         /  25.1
.E2 : Apr 17 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E3 : Apr 18 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E4 : Apr 19 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E5 : Apr 20 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.0
.E6 : Apr 21 : /  25.0 /  24.9 /  24.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  0.00
:     Apr 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04
:     Apr 15   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.14 /  0.20
:     Apr 16   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 16                           /  0.00
:     Apr 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  23.5
:     Apr 14   /  29.1 /  23.6 /  22.3 /  22.4
:     Apr 15   /  22.0 /  19.7 /   8.4 /   2.0
:     Apr 16   /   3.3 /   0.5 /  -3.8 /   6.3
:     Apr 17   /  10.8 /   5.1 /   0.7 /   8.2
:     Apr 18   /  16.6 /   9.0 /   4.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 14                           /  22.9
:     Apr 15   /  22.4 /  22.0 /  21.9 /  21.9
:     Apr 16   /  22.1 /  22.0 /  21.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 21.4 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Apr 16
:
.ER GALW2 20140416 Z DC201404161313/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 16 :                         /  21.9
.E2 : Apr 17 : /  22.2 /  22.5 /  22.6 /  22.6
.E3 : Apr 18 : /  22.4 /  22.2 /  22.0 /  21.9
.E4 : Apr 19 : /  21.4 /  20.9 /  20.5 /  20.1
.E5 : Apr 20 : /  19.7 /  19.2 /  18.9 /  18.6
.E6 : Apr 21 : /  18.2 /  17.9 /  17.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  0.00
:     Apr 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Apr 15   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.18 /  0.20
:     Apr 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 16                           /  0.00
:     Apr 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  23.7
:     Apr 14   /  29.3 /  24.6 /  23.0 /  22.5
:     Apr 15   /  22.7 /  20.8 /   7.4 /   2.1
:     Apr 16   /   3.7 /   0.7 /  -3.5 /   6.3
:     Apr 17   /  10.8 /   5.2 /   1.1 /   9.2
:     Apr 18   /  17.0 /   9.3 /   4.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 14                           /  28.2
:     Apr 15   /  28.1 /  27.8 /  27.8 /  27.8
:     Apr 16   /  27.8 /  27.8 /  27.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 27.7 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Apr 16
:
.ER HNTW2 20140416 Z DC201404161313/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 16 :                         /  27.7
.E2 : Apr 17 : /  27.8 /  27.9 /  28.1 /  28.1
.E3 : Apr 18 : /  28.0 /  27.9 /  27.8 /  27.6
.E4 : Apr 19 : /  27.5 /  27.3 /  27.0 /  26.8
.E5 : Apr 20 : /  26.7 /  26.5 /  26.4 /  26.3
.E6 : Apr 21 : /  26.2 /  26.1 /  26.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  0.00
:     Apr 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.05
:     Apr 15   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.17 /  0.22
:     Apr 16   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 16                           /  0.00
:     Apr 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  23.3
:     Apr 14   /  29.3 /  24.2 /  22.7 /  22.2
:     Apr 15   /  22.6 /  20.2 /   7.8 /   1.9
:     Apr 16   /   3.4 /   0.8 /  -2.7 /   6.4
:     Apr 17   /  10.9 /   5.2 /   1.0 /   8.8
:     Apr 18   /  16.9 /   9.2 /   4.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 14                           /  36.6
:     Apr 15   /  36.5 /  36.5 /  36.4 /  36.3
:     Apr 16   /  36.3 /  36.2 /  36.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 36.2 ft at 826am EDT on Wed, Apr 16
:
.ER ASHK2 20140416 Z DC201404161313/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 16 :                         /  36.2
.E2 : Apr 17 : /  36.2 /  36.3 /  36.3 /  36.3
.E3 : Apr 18 : /  36.3 /  36.3 /  36.2 /  36.1
.E4 : Apr 19 : /  36.0 /  35.9 /  35.7 /  35.6
.E5 : Apr 20 : /  35.5 /  35.4 /  35.3 /  35.2
.E6 : Apr 21 : /  35.1 /  35.0 /  35.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  0.00
:     Apr 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.07
:     Apr 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.15 /  0.27
:     Apr 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 16                           /  0.00
:     Apr 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  23.0
:     Apr 14   /  29.5 /  24.1 /  22.2 /  21.9
:     Apr 15   /  22.8 /  19.8 /   7.7 /   1.8
:     Apr 16   /   3.3 /   0.8 /  -2.6 /   6.6
:     Apr 17   /  11.1 /   5.8 /   1.7 /   9.4
:     Apr 18   /  17.2 /   9.3 /   4.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 14                           /   6.0
:     Apr 15   /   6.0 /   6.0 /   6.0 /   6.2
:     Apr 16   /   6.6 /   6.6 /   6.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 6.6 ft at 800am EDT on Wed, Apr 16
:
.ER GYNK2 20140416 Z DC201404161313/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 16 :                         /   6.4
.E2 : Apr 17 : /   6.4 /   6.3 /   6.3 /   6.3
.E3 : Apr 18 : /   6.3 /   6.3 /   6.2 /   6.1
.E4 : Apr 19 : /   6.1 /   6.0 /   6.0 /   5.9
.E5 : Apr 20 : /   5.9 /   5.9 /   5.8 /   5.9
.E6 : Apr 21 : /   5.9 /   6.0 /   6.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  0.00
:     Apr 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.07
:     Apr 15   /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.13 /  0.25
:     Apr 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 16                           /  0.00
:     Apr 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  23.0
:     Apr 14   /  28.8 /  23.8 /  21.7 /  20.8
:     Apr 15   /  22.2 /  18.8 /   5.9 /   1.3
:     Apr 16   /   2.7 /   0.3 /  -2.7 /   6.2
:     Apr 17   /  10.7 /   4.6 /   0.6 /   8.5
:     Apr 18   /  16.6 /   9.2 /   4.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 14                           /  26.5
:     Apr 15   /  26.1 /  25.5 /  25.3 /  25.1
:     Apr 16   /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.2
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 25.1 ft at 830am EDT on Wed, Apr 16
:
.ER GNUK2 20140416 Z DC201404161313/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 16 :                         /  24.8
.E2 : Apr 17 : /  24.7 /  24.8 /  25.0 /  25.1
.E3 : Apr 18 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  24.8 /  24.5
.E4 : Apr 19 : /  24.3 /  24.0 /  23.6 /  23.0
.E5 : Apr 20 : /  22.5 /  22.1 /  21.6 /  21.1
.E6 : Apr 21 : /  20.7 /  20.4 /  19.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  0.00
:     Apr 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.08
:     Apr 15   /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.18 /  0.21
:     Apr 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 16                           /  0.00
:     Apr 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  23.6
:     Apr 14   /  29.3 /  24.5 /  22.5 /  21.2
:     Apr 15   /  22.6 /  19.6 /   6.0 /   1.6
:     Apr 16   /   3.3 /   0.7 /  -2.6 /   6.5
:     Apr 17   /  11.1 /   5.5 /   1.4 /   9.0
:     Apr 18   /  17.0 /   9.8 /   5.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 14                           /  25.6
:     Apr 15   /  25.2 /  24.8 /  24.5 /  24.3
:     Apr 16   /  24.2 /  24.2 /  24.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.2 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Apr 16
:
.ER PORO1 20140416 Z DC201404161313/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 16 :                         /  23.9
.E2 : Apr 17 : /  23.9 /  24.0 /  24.1 /  24.3
.E3 : Apr 18 : /  24.3 /  24.2 /  24.0 /  23.7
.E4 : Apr 19 : /  23.5 /  23.3 /  22.8 /  22.2
.E5 : Apr 20 : /  21.7 /  21.3 /  20.8 /  20.3
.E6 : Apr 21 : /  19.9 /  19.6 /  19.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  0.00
:     Apr 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.09
:     Apr 15   /  0.00 /  0.06 /  0.21 /  0.17
:     Apr 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 16                           /  0.00
:     Apr 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 13                           /  23.4
:     Apr 14   /  28.8 /  24.6 /  22.7 /  20.4
:     Apr 15   /  22.1 /  17.7 /   4.7 /   1.3
:     Apr 16   /   3.2 /   0.3 /  -3.0 /   6.7
:     Apr 17   /  11.4 /   5.8 /   1.7 /   9.8
:     Apr 18   /  17.5 /  11.5 /   7.4
:____________________________________________________________________

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