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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:39am EDT Sunday, August 30, 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
:     Aug 28                           /  13.5
:     Aug 29   /  13.4 /  13.5 /  13.7 /  13.6
:     Aug 30   /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.9 ft at 900am EDT on Sun, Aug 30
:
.ER RACW2 20150830 Z DC201508301339/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Aug 30 :                         /  13.9
.E2 : Aug 31 : /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9 /  14.0
.E3 : Sep 01 : /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.0
.E4 : Sep 02 : /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.0
.E5 : Sep 03 : /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.0
.E6 : Sep 04 : /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  0.00
:     Aug 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 30   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.06 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.08
:     Sep 01   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  18.9
:     Aug 28   /  23.0 /  15.4 /  11.7 /  20.7
:     Aug 29   /  26.8 /  17.7 /  14.5 /  23.8
:     Aug 30   /  28.3 /  21.0 /  17.8 /  25.1
:     Aug 31   /  27.5 /  21.8 /  19.1 /  23.1
:     Sep 01   /  27.1 /  21.7 /  19.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 28                           /  24.7
:     Aug 29   /  24.8 /  24.9 /  25.0 /  25.0
:     Aug 30   /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.3 ft at 900am EDT on Sun, Aug 30
:
.ER POPW2 20150830 Z DC201508301339/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Aug 30 :                         /  25.2
.E2 : Aug 31 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E3 : Sep 01 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E4 : Sep 02 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E5 : Sep 03 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E6 : Sep 04 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  0.00
:     Aug 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.06 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.07
:     Sep 01   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  19.3
:     Aug 28   /  23.1 /  15.4 /  12.0 /  21.0
:     Aug 29   /  26.9 /  17.6 /  14.8 /  24.3
:     Aug 30   /  28.4 /  20.5 /  17.9 /  25.3
:     Aug 31   /  27.5 /  21.9 /  19.6 /  23.5
:     Sep 01   /  27.3 /  21.8 /  19.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 28                           /  12.7
:     Aug 29   /  12.3 /  12.2 /  12.2 /  12.5
:     Aug 30   /  12.7 /  12.9 /  13.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.0 ft at 800am EDT on Sun, Aug 30
:
.ER GALW2 20150830 Z DC201508301339/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Aug 30 :                         /  13.0
.E2 : Aug 31 : /  13.0 /  13.0 /  13.0 /  13.0
.E3 : Sep 01 : /  13.0 /  13.0 /  13.0 /  13.0
.E4 : Sep 02 : /  12.9 /  12.9 /  12.9 /  12.9
.E5 : Sep 03 : /  12.9 /  12.9 /  12.9 /  12.9
.E6 : Sep 04 : /  12.9 /  12.8 /  12.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  0.00
:     Aug 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 30   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.01
:     Aug 31   /  0.06 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Sep 01   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  19.7
:     Aug 28   /  23.2 /  15.6 /  12.1 /  21.5
:     Aug 29   /  27.4 /  18.0 /  15.0 /  24.9
:     Aug 30   /  28.7 /  21.0 /  18.5 /  25.7
:     Aug 31   /  27.7 /  22.2 /  19.8 /  23.7
:     Sep 01   /  27.5 /  22.1 /  19.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 28                           /  25.3
:     Aug 29   /  25.1 /  24.9 /  24.9 /  25.1
:     Aug 30   /  25.3 /  25.5 /  25.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.7 ft at 900am EDT on Sun, Aug 30
:
.ER HNTW2 20150830 Z DC201508301339/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Aug 30 :                         /  25.6
.E2 : Aug 31 : /  25.3 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E3 : Sep 01 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E4 : Sep 02 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E5 : Sep 03 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E6 : Sep 04 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  0.00
:     Aug 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 30   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.01
:     Aug 31   /  0.06 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.05
:     Sep 01   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  19.8
:     Aug 28   /  23.6 /  16.4 /  13.1 /  21.5
:     Aug 29   /  27.9 /  18.9 /  16.2 /  25.2
:     Aug 30   /  29.3 /  21.5 /  18.9 /  25.7
:     Aug 31   /  27.8 /  22.3 /  19.8 /  23.7
:     Sep 01   /  27.7 /  22.4 /  20.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 28                           /  34.1
:     Aug 29   /  34.0 /  33.8 /  34.1 /  34.2
:     Aug 30   /  34.4 /  34.5 /  34.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.7 ft at 900am EDT on Sun, Aug 30
:
.ER ASHK2 20150830 Z DC201508301339/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Aug 30 :                         /  34.6
.E2 : Aug 31 : /  34.3 /  34.1 /  34.0 /  34.0
.E3 : Sep 01 : /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0
.E4 : Sep 02 : /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0
.E5 : Sep 03 : /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0
.E6 : Sep 04 : /  34.0 /  34.0 /  34.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  0.00
:     Aug 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 30   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.05 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.03
:     Sep 01   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  19.2
:     Aug 28   /  23.7 /  16.6 /  13.3 /  21.2
:     Aug 29   /  28.1 /  19.6 /  16.2 /  24.8
:     Aug 30   /  29.4 /  21.8 /  19.3 /  25.5
:     Aug 31   /  27.7 /  22.3 /  19.8 /  23.7
:     Sep 01   /  27.7 /  22.4 /  20.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 28                           /   3.6
:     Aug 29   /   3.7 /   3.7 /   3.6 /   3.6
:     Aug 30   /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 3.6 ft at 900am EDT on Sun, Aug 30
:
.ER GYNK2 20150830 Z DC201508301339/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Aug 30 :                         /   3.6
.E2 : Aug 31 : /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
.E3 : Sep 01 : /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
.E4 : Sep 02 : /   3.6 /   3.5 /   3.5 /   3.5
.E5 : Sep 03 : /   3.5 /   3.5 /   3.5 /   3.5
.E6 : Sep 04 : /   3.5 /   3.5 /   3.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  0.00
:     Aug 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.01
:     Aug 31   /  0.06 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Sep 01   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  18.2
:     Aug 28   /  22.5 /  15.6 /  12.5 /  20.3
:     Aug 29   /  26.8 /  18.8 /  15.7 /  24.0
:     Aug 30   /  28.1 /  21.5 /  19.0 /  25.0
:     Aug 31   /  26.9 /  21.4 /  18.9 /  23.1
:     Sep 01   /  26.9 /  22.1 /  19.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 28                           /  13.7
:     Aug 29   /  13.6 /  12.9 /  12.4 /  12.3
:     Aug 30   /  12.2 /  12.4 /  12.4
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 12.3 ft at 830am EDT on Sun, Aug 30
:
.ER GNUK2 20150830 Z DC201508301339/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Aug 30 :                         /  12.4
.E2 : Aug 31 : /  12.4 /  12.5 /  12.4 /  12.4
.E3 : Sep 01 : /  12.4 /  12.4 /  12.4 /  12.4
.E4 : Sep 02 : /  12.4 /  12.3 /  12.3 /  12.3
.E5 : Sep 03 : /  12.3 /  12.2 /  12.2 /  12.2
.E6 : Sep 04 : /  12.1 /  12.1 /  12.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  0.00
:     Aug 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 30   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.01
:     Aug 31   /  0.06 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.03
:     Sep 01   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  19.1
:     Aug 28   /  23.4 /  16.5 /  13.1 /  20.9
:     Aug 29   /  27.4 /  19.1 /  15.8 /  24.5
:     Aug 30   /  28.7 /  22.1 /  19.2 /  25.3
:     Aug 31   /  27.4 /  22.1 /  19.5 /  23.4
:     Sep 01   /  27.3 /  22.2 /  20.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 28                           /  16.2
:     Aug 29   /  16.0 /  15.5 /  15.2 /  15.3
:     Aug 30   /  15.2 /  15.3 /  15.1
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 15.2 ft at 900am EDT on Sun, Aug 30
:
.ER PORO1 20150830 Z DC201508301339/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Aug 30 :                         /  15.1
.E2 : Aug 31 : /  15.1 /  15.2 /  15.2 /  15.2
.E3 : Sep 01 : /  15.2 /  15.2 /  15.2 /  15.2
.E4 : Sep 02 : /  15.3 /  15.2 /  15.2 /  15.2
.E5 : Sep 03 : /  15.2 /  15.2 /  15.1 /  15.1
.E6 : Sep 04 : /  15.1 /  15.1 /  15.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  0.00
:     Aug 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Aug 30   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.01
:     Aug 31   /  0.07 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.04
:     Sep 01   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 27                           /  19.1
:     Aug 28   /  23.1 /  16.2 /  12.5 /  20.8
:     Aug 29   /  27.1 /  18.4 /  15.6 /  24.2
:     Aug 30   /  28.3 /  22.0 /  19.0 /  25.5
:     Aug 31   /  27.9 /  22.7 /  19.8 /  24.3
:     Sep 01   /  28.0 /  22.6 /  19.8
:____________________________________________________________________

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