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RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
11:29am EST Wednesday, March 4, 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.
:
.AR RACW2 20150306 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH00/HTIFFX :crest:   38.6
: Crest near   38.6 ft around 7PM EST on Thu, Mar 5
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  14.1
:     Mar 03   /  14.0 /  14.1 /  16.3 /  16.1
:     Mar 04   /  16.1 /  16.5 /  19.8
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 23.1 ft at 1100am EST on Wed, Mar 4
:
.ER RACW2 20150304 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 04 :                         /  26.0
.E2 : Mar 05 : /  32.9 /  35.9 /  37.4 /  38.3
.E3 : Mar 06 : /  38.6 /  38.5 /  38.2 /  37.5
.E4 : Mar 07 : /  36.6 /  35.1 /  32.4 /  27.9
.E5 : Mar 08 : /  24.9 /  22.8 /  21.5 /  20.7
.E6 : Mar 09 : /  19.9 /  19.4 /  19.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  0.24
:     Mar 02   /  0.17 /  0.08 /  0.03 /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02
:     Mar 04   /  0.11 /  0.24 /  0.43
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 04                           /  0.45
:     Mar 05   /  0.32 /  0.46 /  0.27 /  0.13
:     Mar 06   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /   0.7
:     Mar 02   /   3.3 /   2.9 /   0.5 /  -0.9
:     Mar 03   /   1.7 /  -3.2 /  -2.2 /   1.7
:     Mar 04   /   7.8 /  11.2 /   6.8 /   4.0
:     Mar 05   /   2.1 /  -0.6 /  -4.7 /  -6.6
:     Mar 06   /  -7.3 / -12.1 / -15.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 02                           /  24.6
:     Mar 03   /  24.9 /  25.0 /  25.3 /  25.1
:     Mar 04   /  25.3 /  25.3 /  26.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 27.5 ft at 1100am EST on Wed, Mar 4
:
.ER POPW2 20150304 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 04 :                         /  28.7
.E2 : Mar 05 : /  31.0 /  33.4 /  35.2 /  36.6
.E3 : Mar 06 : /  37.4 /  37.9 /  37.9 /  37.5
.E4 : Mar 07 : /  36.6 /  35.3 /  33.0 /  30.1
.E5 : Mar 08 : /  28.5 /  27.4 /  26.7 /  26.1
.E6 : Mar 09 : /  25.7 /  25.6 /  25.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  0.24
:     Mar 02   /  0.13 /  0.07 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02
:     Mar 04   /  0.07 /  0.22 /  0.45
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 04                           /  0.45
:     Mar 05   /  0.31 /  0.47 /  0.27 /  0.12
:     Mar 06   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /   0.7
:     Mar 02   /   3.6 /   3.0 /   0.5 /  -0.7
:     Mar 03   /   2.1 /  -2.5 /  -1.9 /   1.6
:     Mar 04   /   8.3 /  11.1 /   6.5 /   4.0
:     Mar 05   /   2.0 /  -0.6 /  -4.6 /  -6.5
:     Mar 06   /  -7.3 / -12.2 / -15.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 02                           /  15.2
:     Mar 03   /  15.2 /  16.2 /  17.8 /  19.2
:     Mar 04   /  20.2 /  20.7 /  22.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 25.8 ft at 1100am EST on Wed, Mar 4
:
.ER GALW2 20150304 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 04 :                         /  28.0
.E2 : Mar 05 : /  33.4 /  37.3 /  39.5 /  41.0
.E3 : Mar 06 : /  42.0 /  42.4 /  42.4 /  42.0
.E4 : Mar 07 : /  41.1 /  39.7 /  37.3 /  34.0
.E5 : Mar 08 : /  31.1 /  28.9 /  27.3 /  26.3
.E6 : Mar 09 : /  25.4 /  24.8 /  24.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  0.33
:     Mar 02   /  0.08 /  0.08 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03
:     Mar 04   /  0.08 /  0.23 /  0.42
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 04                           /  0.46
:     Mar 05   /  0.31 /  0.48 /  0.27 /  0.12
:     Mar 06   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /   0.5
:     Mar 02   /   3.8 /   3.3 /   0.7 /  -0.4
:     Mar 03   /   2.6 /  -2.2 /  -1.5 /   1.6
:     Mar 04   /   8.3 /  11.5 /   6.6 /   3.9
:     Mar 05   /   2.0 /  -0.5 /  -4.6 /  -6.6
:     Mar 06   /  -7.4 / -12.6 / -15.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 02                           /  25.9
:     Mar 03   /  25.8 /  26.0 /  26.4 /  26.8
:     Mar 04   /  27.4 /  27.8 /  28.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 30.4 ft at 1100am EST on Wed, Mar 4
:
.ER HNTW2 20150304 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 04 :                         /  31.4
.E2 : Mar 05 : /  35.3 /  39.3 /  42.0 /  44.0
.E3 : Mar 06 : /  44.9 /  45.3 /  45.4 /  45.4
.E4 : Mar 07 : /  45.1 /  44.5 /  43.0 /  40.7
.E5 : Mar 08 : /  38.1 /  35.3 /  33.0 /  31.4
.E6 : Mar 09 : /  30.6 /  30.0 /  29.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  0.25
:     Mar 02   /  0.10 /  0.06 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03
:     Mar 04   /  0.04 /  0.23 /  0.46
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 04                           /  0.43
:     Mar 05   /  0.34 /  0.52 /  0.30 /  0.13
:     Mar 06   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /   0.7
:     Mar 02   /   4.0 /   3.5 /   1.1 /   0.1
:     Mar 03   /   2.9 /  -1.9 /  -1.3 /   1.7
:     Mar 04   /  10.7 /  13.5 /   7.8 /   4.6
:     Mar 05   /   2.5 /  -0.0 /  -4.2 /  -6.5
:     Mar 06   /  -7.4 / -12.2 / -15.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
.AR ASHK2 20150306 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFFX :crest:   51.8
: Crest near   51.8 ft around 1PM EST on Fri, Mar 6
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  34.2
:     Mar 03   /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.3
:     Mar 04   /  34.5 /  34.7 /  34.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 35.1 ft at 1026am EST on Wed, Mar 4
:
.ER ASHK2 20150304 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 04 :                         /  36.7
.E2 : Mar 05 : /  39.1 /  42.9 /  46.0 /  48.6
.E3 : Mar 06 : /  50.3 /  51.4 /  51.8 /  51.8
.E4 : Mar 07 : /  51.3 /  50.6 /  49.1 /  47.4
.E5 : Mar 08 : /  44.9 /  42.2 /  39.0 /  37.8
.E6 : Mar 09 : /  37.1 /  36.7 /  36.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  0.26
:     Mar 02   /  0.10 /  0.04 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Mar 04   /  0.02 /  0.16 /  0.49
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 04                           /  0.41
:     Mar 05   /  0.37 /  0.58 /  0.36 /  0.13
:     Mar 06   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /   1.1
:     Mar 02   /   4.3 /   3.9 /   1.3 /   0.6
:     Mar 03   /   3.5 /  -0.7 /  -1.0 /   2.0
:     Mar 04   /  13.3 /  15.8 /   9.7 /   5.6
:     Mar 05   /   3.4 /   0.8 /  -3.6 /  -6.7
:     Mar 06   /  -7.7 / -12.3 / -14.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
.AR GYNK2 20150305 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH06/HGIFFX :crest:   20.1
: Crest near   20.1 ft around 1AM EST on Thu, Mar 5
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /   9.2
:     Mar 03   /  10.0 /  10.5 /  10.6 /  10.5
:     Mar 04   /  11.0 /  12.1 /  15.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 17.1 ft at 1100am EST on Wed, Mar 4
:
.ER GYNK2 20150304 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 04 :                         /  18.5
.E2 : Mar 05 : /  19.3 /  20.1 /  19.9 /  18.9
.E3 : Mar 06 : /  18.4 /  18.4 /  17.9 /  17.3
.E4 : Mar 07 : /  16.8 /  16.4 /  16.1 /  11.0
.E5 : Mar 08 : /  10.7 /  10.4 /  10.1 /   9.9
.E6 : Mar 09 : /   9.7 /   9.9 /  10.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  0.29
:     Mar 02   /  0.09 /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Mar 04   /  0.02 /  0.17 /  0.44
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 04                           /  0.44
:     Mar 05   /  0.36 /  0.58 /  0.37 /  0.12
:     Mar 06   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /   0.8
:     Mar 02   /   4.2 /   3.5 /   0.7 /  -0.4
:     Mar 03   /   3.0 /  -0.6 /  -2.1 /   1.5
:     Mar 04   /  12.7 /  14.6 /   8.1 /   5.1
:     Mar 05   /   2.8 /  -0.1 /  -4.4 /  -7.5
:     Mar 06   /  -8.3 / -12.2 / -15.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
.AR GNUK2 20150307 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH00/HTIFFX :crest:   52.3
: Crest near   52.3 ft around 7PM EST on Fri, Mar 6
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  18.6
:     Mar 03   /  19.1 /  19.4 /  20.8 /  22.3
:     Mar 04   /  23.2 /  25.2 /  27.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 29.6 ft at 1030am EST on Wed, Mar 4
:
.ER GNUK2 20150304 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 04 :                         /  31.0
.E2 : Mar 05 : /  35.1 /  39.8 /  43.6 /  46.5
.E3 : Mar 06 : /  48.8 /  50.5 /  51.7 /  52.1
.E4 : Mar 07 : /  52.3 /  51.9 /  51.3 /  50.4
.E5 : Mar 08 : /  49.0 /  46.8 /  44.2 /  40.7
.E6 : Mar 09 : /  36.8 /  34.0 /  32.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  0.28
:     Mar 02   /  0.09 /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02
:     Mar 04   /  0.02 /  0.22 /  0.43
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 04                           /  0.44
:     Mar 05   /  0.34 /  0.54 /  0.32 /  0.11
:     Mar 06   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /   0.4
:     Mar 02   /   4.0 /   3.5 /   0.7 /  -0.3
:     Mar 03   /   3.1 /  -1.2 /  -1.7 /   1.5
:     Mar 04   /  12.2 /  14.2 /   8.4 /   4.7
:     Mar 05   /   2.7 /   0.2 /  -4.2 /  -7.0
:     Mar 06   /  -7.8 / -12.3 / -15.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
.AR PORO1 20150307 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH00/HGIFFX :crest:   49.5
: Crest near   49.5 ft around 7PM EST on Fri, Mar 6
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  18.3
:     Mar 03   /  18.4 /  18.8 /  19.5 /  20.6
:     Mar 04   /  21.6 /  23.4 /  25.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 27.8 ft at 1100am EST on Wed, Mar 4
:
.ER PORO1 20150304 Z DC201503041629/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 04 :                         /  29.6
.E2 : Mar 05 : /  34.1 /  38.2 /  42.1 /  44.5
.E3 : Mar 06 : /  46.3 /  47.7 /  48.6 /  49.2
.E4 : Mar 07 : /  49.5 /  49.5 /  49.1 /  48.3
.E5 : Mar 08 : /  47.1 /  45.3 /  42.6 /  38.7
.E6 : Mar 09 : /  35.1 /  32.3 /  30.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  0.27
:     Mar 02   /  0.09 /  0.07 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.02 /  0.24 /  0.51
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 04                           /  0.48
:     Mar 05   /  0.29 /  0.46 /  0.26 /  0.10
:     Mar 06   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 01                           /  -0.2
:     Mar 02   /   3.4 /   2.8 /  -0.2 /  -1.5
:     Mar 03   /   2.1 /  -2.0 /  -1.7 /   0.9
:     Mar 04   /   9.8 /  12.6 /   6.6 /   3.5
:     Mar 05   /   2.1 /  -0.6 /  -5.6 /  -7.6
:     Mar 06   /  -7.3 / -11.1 / -16.6
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
: Trent Schade
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