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RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:20am EST Wednesday, December 24, 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
:     Dec 22                           /  14.2
:     Dec 23   /  14.2 /  15.4 /  15.7 /  15.7
:     Dec 24   /  15.5 /  15.0 /  14.8
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 14.8 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Dec 24
:
.ER RACW2 20141224 Z DC201412241420/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 24 :                         /  15.1
.E2 : Dec 25 : /  15.3 /  15.4 /  15.5 /  15.7
.E3 : Dec 26 : /  16.0 /  16.2 /  16.3 /  16.4
.E4 : Dec 27 : /  16.3 /  16.2 /  16.3 /  16.2
.E5 : Dec 28 : /  15.8 /  15.4 /  15.2 /  15.1
.E6 : Dec 29 : /  14.8 /  14.5 /  14.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /  0.00
:     Dec 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 23   /  0.00 /  0.05 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Dec 24   /  0.12 /  0.24 /  0.02
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 24                           /  0.05
:     Dec 25   /  0.11 /  0.02 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /   1.2
:     Dec 22   /   4.2 /  -1.9 /  -1.9 /   4.7
:     Dec 23   /  11.2 /   8.4 /   8.6 /  12.2
:     Dec 24   /  16.2 /  12.3 /  12.1 /  15.0
:     Dec 25   /  15.5 /   8.5 /   4.7 /   4.9
:     Dec 26   /   5.8 /   1.7 /  -0.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 22                           /  24.3
:     Dec 23   /  24.4 /  24.6 /  24.7 /  24.6
:     Dec 24   /  24.5 /  24.4 /  24.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.3 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Dec 24
:
.ER POPW2 20141224 Z DC201412241420/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 24 :                         /  24.4
.E2 : Dec 25 : /  24.6 /  24.8 /  24.9 /  25.0
.E3 : Dec 26 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.2
.E4 : Dec 27 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E5 : Dec 28 : /  25.1 /  25.0 /  25.0 /  25.0
.E6 : Dec 29 : /  24.9 /  24.9 /  24.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /  0.00
:     Dec 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 23   /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.06 /  0.00
:     Dec 24   /  0.23 /  0.26 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 24                           /  0.05
:     Dec 25   /  0.12 /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /   1.2
:     Dec 22   /   4.3 /  -1.7 /  -1.5 /   4.9
:     Dec 23   /  11.6 /   8.9 /   8.7 /  12.1
:     Dec 24   /  16.1 /  12.5 /  12.1 /  15.0
:     Dec 25   /  15.5 /   8.5 /   4.6 /   5.0
:     Dec 26   /   6.0 /   1.9 /  -0.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 22                           /  15.7
:     Dec 23   /  15.6 /  16.1 /  17.3 /  17.6
:     Dec 24   /  17.7 /  17.4 /  16.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 16.6 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Dec 24
:
.ER GALW2 20141224 Z DC201412241420/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 24 :                         /  16.7
.E2 : Dec 25 : /  17.1 /  17.6 /  18.1 /  18.8
.E3 : Dec 26 : /  19.5 /  20.1 /  20.5 /  20.7
.E4 : Dec 27 : /  20.8 /  20.7 /  20.7 /  20.5
.E5 : Dec 28 : /  20.1 /  19.3 /  19.0 /  18.7
.E6 : Dec 29 : /  18.2 /  17.7 /  17.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /  0.00
:     Dec 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 23   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.06 /  0.00
:     Dec 24   /  0.31 /  0.32 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 24                           /  0.05
:     Dec 25   /  0.11 /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /   1.4
:     Dec 22   /   4.4 /  -2.3 /  -1.7 /   4.9
:     Dec 23   /  12.1 /   9.5 /   9.0 /  12.5
:     Dec 24   /  16.1 /  12.8 /  12.2 /  15.0
:     Dec 25   /  15.4 /   8.4 /   4.6 /   5.0
:     Dec 26   /   6.1 /   1.8 /  -0.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 22                           /  26.3
:     Dec 23   /  26.2 /  26.0 /  26.4 /  26.8
:     Dec 24   /  26.8 /  26.7 /  26.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.2 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Dec 24
:
.ER HNTW2 20141224 Z DC201412241420/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 24 :                         /  26.2
.E2 : Dec 25 : /  26.2 /  26.3 /  26.5 /  26.7
.E3 : Dec 26 : /  27.0 /  27.2 /  27.4 /  27.5
.E4 : Dec 27 : /  27.5 /  27.5 /  27.4 /  27.3
.E5 : Dec 28 : /  27.2 /  27.0 /  26.7 /  26.5
.E6 : Dec 29 : /  26.4 /  26.3 /  26.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /  0.00
:     Dec 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 23   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.06 /  0.00
:     Dec 24   /  0.30 /  0.27 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 24                           /  0.04
:     Dec 25   /  0.10 /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /   1.1
:     Dec 22   /   4.6 /  -1.2 /  -0.1 /   5.5
:     Dec 23   /  12.2 /   9.6 /   9.4 /  12.8
:     Dec 24   /  16.4 /  12.9 /  12.3 /  15.3
:     Dec 25   /  15.8 /   8.8 /   4.8 /   5.1
:     Dec 26   /   6.1 /   1.8 /  -0.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 22                           /  34.9
:     Dec 23   /  34.9 /  34.9 /  34.8 /  34.8
:     Dec 24   /  34.9 /  35.0 /  35.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 35.0 ft at 826am EST on Wed, Dec 24
:
.ER ASHK2 20141224 Z DC201412241420/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 24 :                         /  35.0
.E2 : Dec 25 : /  35.1 /  35.2 /  35.2 /  35.3
.E3 : Dec 26 : /  35.4 /  35.6 /  35.7 /  35.7
.E4 : Dec 27 : /  35.8 /  35.8 /  35.7 /  35.7
.E5 : Dec 28 : /  35.6 /  35.5 /  35.4 /  35.3
.E6 : Dec 29 : /  35.2 /  35.1 /  35.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /  0.00
:     Dec 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 23   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Dec 24   /  0.32 /  0.27 /  0.02
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 24                           /  0.03
:     Dec 25   /  0.09 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /   0.9
:     Dec 22   /   4.9 /  -0.6 /   0.9 /   6.5
:     Dec 23   /  12.7 /   9.6 /  10.0 /  13.5
:     Dec 24   /  16.5 /  13.0 /  12.5 /  15.6
:     Dec 25   /  15.9 /   8.7 /   4.8 /   5.3
:     Dec 26   /   6.4 /   1.6 /  -0.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 22                           /   4.3
:     Dec 23   /   4.3 /   4.4 /   4.4 /   4.4
:     Dec 24   /   4.5 /   4.6 /   6.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 7.1 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Dec 24
:
.ER GYNK2 20141224 Z DC201412241420/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 24 :                         /   7.6
.E2 : Dec 25 : /   8.0 /   8.2 /   8.3 /   8.2
.E3 : Dec 26 : /   8.1 /   7.8 /   7.4 /   7.0
.E4 : Dec 27 : /   6.7 /   6.5 /   6.4 /   6.2
.E5 : Dec 28 : /   6.1 /   6.0 /   5.9 /   5.8
.E6 : Dec 29 : /   5.8 /   5.7 /   5.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /  0.00
:     Dec 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Dec 24   /  0.52 /  0.26 /  0.03
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 24                           /  0.04
:     Dec 25   /  0.08 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /   0.2
:     Dec 22   /   4.0 /  -0.9 /  -0.3 /   4.6
:     Dec 23   /  12.2 /   9.8 /   9.7 /  13.1
:     Dec 24   /  15.7 /  12.8 /  12.8 /  15.3
:     Dec 25   /  15.3 /   8.4 /   4.6 /   4.8
:     Dec 26   /   5.8 /   1.2 /  -1.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 22                           /  17.6
:     Dec 23   /  17.4 /  17.7 /  17.8 /  18.8
:     Dec 24   /  19.5 /  19.8 /  20.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 19.9 ft at 830am EST on Wed, Dec 24
:
.ER GNUK2 20141224 Z DC201412241420/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 24 :                         /  20.2
.E2 : Dec 25 : /  20.6 /  21.2 /  21.6 /  21.8
.E3 : Dec 26 : /  22.1 /  22.6 /  23.1 /  23.5
.E4 : Dec 27 : /  23.8 /  23.9 /  23.8 /  23.7
.E5 : Dec 28 : /  23.6 /  23.3 /  22.8 /  22.0
.E6 : Dec 29 : /  21.6 /  21.3 /  20.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /  0.00
:     Dec 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 23   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.06 /  0.00
:     Dec 24   /  0.47 /  0.34 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 24                           /  0.05
:     Dec 25   /  0.09 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /   0.6
:     Dec 22   /   4.1 /  -0.9 /   0.2 /   4.9
:     Dec 23   /  12.1 /   9.8 /   9.7 /  12.8
:     Dec 24   /  16.0 /  13.2 /  12.9 /  15.3
:     Dec 25   /  15.4 /   8.3 /   4.4 /   5.1
:     Dec 26   /   6.2 /   1.8 /  -0.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 22                           /  17.8
:     Dec 23   /  17.4 /  17.6 /  17.6 /  18.0
:     Dec 24   /  18.8 /  19.1 /  19.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 19.3 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Dec 24
:
.ER PORO1 20141224 Z DC201412241420/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 24 :                         /  19.6
.E2 : Dec 25 : /  20.0 /  20.5 /  20.9 /  21.1
.E3 : Dec 26 : /  21.3 /  21.8 /  22.2 /  22.5
.E4 : Dec 27 : /  22.7 /  22.8 /  22.8 /  22.6
.E5 : Dec 28 : /  22.5 /  22.2 /  21.7 /  21.0
.E6 : Dec 29 : /  20.7 /  20.4 /  19.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /  0.00
:     Dec 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 23   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.10 /  0.00
:     Dec 24   /  0.40 /  0.33 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 24                           /  0.06
:     Dec 25   /  0.11 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 21                           /   0.3
:     Dec 22   /   2.9 /  -1.7 /  -0.9 /   3.3
:     Dec 23   /  10.8 /   9.6 /   8.8 /  11.4
:     Dec 24   /  15.3 /  13.2 /  12.7 /  15.0
:     Dec 25   /  14.8 /   8.1 /   4.0 /   4.7
:     Dec 26   /   5.4 /   1.8 /  -0.0
:____________________________________________________________________

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