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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:30am EDT Wednesday, March 22, 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
:     Mar 20                           /  14.8
:     Mar 21   /  15.0 /  16.1 /  17.0 /  17.1
:     Mar 22   /  17.0 /  16.5 /  16.4
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 16.3 ft at 1000am EDT on Wed, Mar 22
:
.ER RACW2 20170322 Z DC201703221430/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 22 :                         /  16.3
.E2 : Mar 23 : /  16.1 /  16.0 /  16.1 /  16.1
.E3 : Mar 24 : /  15.9 /  15.5 /  14.8 /  14.4
.E4 : Mar 25 : /  14.1 /  14.0 /  14.1 /  14.4
.E5 : Mar 26 : /  14.2 /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.1
.E6 : Mar 27 : /  13.9 /  13.7 /  13.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /  0.00
:     Mar 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04
:     Mar 21   /  0.11 /  0.34 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Mar 22   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 22                           /  0.00
:     Mar 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /   4.9
:     Mar 20   /   6.4 /   3.8 /  -1.2 /   4.6
:     Mar 21   /   9.2 /   7.3 /   7.1 /   8.8
:     Mar 22   /  12.8 /  10.2 /   2.6 /   1.5
:     Mar 23   /   4.9 /   0.1 /  -3.7 /   4.0
:     Mar 24   /  11.8 /   7.7 /   6.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 20                           /  23.7
:     Mar 21   /  23.7 /  23.8 /  24.0 /  24.1
:     Mar 22   /  24.1 /  24.1 /  24.1
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.1 ft at 1000am EDT on Wed, Mar 22
:
.ER POPW2 20170322 Z DC201703221430/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 22 :                         /  24.2
.E2 : Mar 23 : /  24.2 /  23.9 /  23.9 /  23.9
.E3 : Mar 24 : /  23.9 /  23.9 /  23.9 /  23.9
.E4 : Mar 25 : /  23.9 /  23.9 /  23.9 /  23.9
.E5 : Mar 26 : /  23.9 /  23.9 /  23.9 /  23.9
.E6 : Mar 27 : /  23.9 /  23.9 /  23.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /  0.00
:     Mar 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.07
:     Mar 21   /  0.18 /  0.37 /  0.03 /  0.00
:     Mar 22   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 22                           /  0.00
:     Mar 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /   5.1
:     Mar 20   /   6.8 /   3.0 /  -1.6 /   3.9
:     Mar 21   /   9.8 /   7.6 /   7.3 /   8.9
:     Mar 22   /  12.9 /   9.7 /   2.6 /   1.6
:     Mar 23   /   5.2 /   0.1 /  -3.5 /   4.1
:     Mar 24   /  12.0 /   7.8 /   6.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 20                           /  19.5
:     Mar 21   /  19.3 /  19.8 /  21.4 /  22.3
:     Mar 22   /  22.4 /  22.4 /  21.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 21.6 ft at 800am EDT on Wed, Mar 22
:
.ER GALW2 20170322 Z DC201703221430/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 22 :                         /  21.6
.E2 : Mar 23 : /  21.4 /  21.1 /  21.0 /  20.8
.E3 : Mar 24 : /  20.3 /  19.7 /  18.9 /  18.4
.E4 : Mar 25 : /  18.0 /  17.8 /  17.9 /  18.1
.E5 : Mar 26 : /  17.8 /  17.5 /  17.6 /  17.7
.E6 : Mar 27 : /  17.4 /  17.0 /  17.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /  0.00
:     Mar 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.08
:     Mar 21   /  0.33 /  0.34 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Mar 22   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 22                           /  0.00
:     Mar 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /   5.1
:     Mar 20   /   6.9 /   2.4 /  -1.6 /   3.1
:     Mar 21   /   9.9 /   7.8 /   7.4 /   9.1
:     Mar 22   /  12.9 /   9.8 /   2.3 /   1.8
:     Mar 23   /   5.4 /   0.2 /  -3.2 /   4.3
:     Mar 24   /  12.2 /   8.2 /   7.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 20                           /  27.5
:     Mar 21   /  27.4 /  27.3 /  27.7 /  28.5
:     Mar 22   /  28.7 /  28.7 /  28.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 28.4 ft at 1000am EDT on Wed, Mar 22
:
.ER HNTW2 20170322 Z DC201703221430/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 22 :                         /  28.4
.E2 : Mar 23 : /  28.2 /  27.9 /  27.7 /  27.6
.E3 : Mar 24 : /  27.4 /  27.1 /  26.8 /  26.4
.E4 : Mar 25 : /  26.3 /  26.2 /  26.1 /  26.1
.E5 : Mar 26 : /  26.1 /  26.0 /  25.9 /  25.9
.E6 : Mar 27 : /  25.9 /  25.8 /  25.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /  0.00
:     Mar 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.08
:     Mar 21   /  0.15 /  0.41 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Mar 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 22                           /  0.00
:     Mar 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /   5.0
:     Mar 20   /   7.2 /   2.6 /  -1.3 /   3.8
:     Mar 21   /  11.0 /   8.6 /   8.1 /   9.3
:     Mar 22   /  13.0 /   9.7 /   3.0 /   1.9
:     Mar 23   /   5.5 /   0.7 /  -2.6 /   4.5
:     Mar 24   /  12.7 /   8.9 /   7.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 20                           /  35.3
:     Mar 21   /  35.1 /  35.0 /  35.4 /  35.7
:     Mar 22   /  35.9 /  35.9 /  35.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 35.7 ft at 1000am EDT on Wed, Mar 22
:
.ER ASHK2 20170322 Z DC201703221430/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 22 :                         /  35.6
.E2 : Mar 23 : /  35.5 /  35.4 /  35.2 /  35.1
.E3 : Mar 24 : /  35.0 /  34.9 /  34.8 /  34.7
.E4 : Mar 25 : /  34.6 /  34.6 /  34.6 /  34.6
.E5 : Mar 26 : /  34.6 /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5
.E6 : Mar 27 : /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /  0.00
:     Mar 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.13
:     Mar 21   /  0.00 /  0.25 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 22                           /  0.00
:     Mar 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /   5.1
:     Mar 20   /   7.8 /   2.7 /  -1.2 /   4.5
:     Mar 21   /  11.6 /   9.3 /   8.6 /  10.1
:     Mar 22   /  13.9 /  10.2 /   3.7 /   2.0
:     Mar 23   /   5.7 /   1.5 /  -1.6 /   4.8
:     Mar 24   /  13.3 /  10.1 /   7.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 20                           /   5.9
:     Mar 21   /   5.7 /   5.4 /   5.3 /   5.4
:     Mar 22   /   5.4 /   6.0 /   6.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 6.3 ft at 1000am EDT on Wed, Mar 22
:
.ER GYNK2 20170322 Z DC201703221430/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 22 :                         /   6.0
.E2 : Mar 23 : /   5.8 /   5.7 /   5.6 /   5.5
.E3 : Mar 24 : /   5.5 /   5.4 /   5.4 /   5.3
.E4 : Mar 25 : /   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.3
.E5 : Mar 26 : /   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.4
.E6 : Mar 27 : /   5.4 /   5.4 /   5.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /  0.00
:     Mar 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.17
:     Mar 21   /  0.00 /  0.12 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 22                           /  0.00
:     Mar 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /   4.5
:     Mar 20   /   7.6 /   2.6 /  -1.6 /   4.4
:     Mar 21   /  11.1 /   9.1 /   8.4 /   9.7
:     Mar 22   /  13.7 /  10.0 /   2.8 /   1.0
:     Mar 23   /   5.1 /   1.2 /  -1.7 /   4.2
:     Mar 24   /  12.8 /  10.3 /   8.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 20                           /  21.8
:     Mar 21   /  21.9 /  22.0 /  22.5 /  24.3
:     Mar 22   /  25.2 /  25.9 /  26.2
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 26.1 ft at 930am EDT on Wed, Mar 22
:
.ER GNUK2 20170322 Z DC201703221430/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 22 :                         /  25.7
.E2 : Mar 23 : /  25.4 /  25.1 /  24.5 /  23.9
.E3 : Mar 24 : /  23.6 /  23.2 /  22.7 /  22.0
.E4 : Mar 25 : /  21.1 /  20.5 /  20.1 /  19.7
.E5 : Mar 26 : /  19.8 /  19.9 /  19.4 /  18.9
.E6 : Mar 27 : /  18.9 /  18.9 /  18.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /  0.00
:     Mar 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.16
:     Mar 21   /  0.04 /  0.26 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 22                           /  0.00
:     Mar 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /   4.9
:     Mar 20   /   7.7 /   2.8 /  -1.2 /   3.7
:     Mar 21   /  11.0 /   8.9 /   8.2 /   9.8
:     Mar 22   /  13.5 /  10.2 /   2.7 /   1.3
:     Mar 23   /   5.3 /   1.2 /  -2.0 /   4.2
:     Mar 24   /  12.7 /   9.9 /   8.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 20                           /  21.2
:     Mar 21   /  21.3 /  21.3 /  21.9 /  23.5
:     Mar 22   /  24.6 /  25.5 /  25.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.7 ft at 1000am EDT on Wed, Mar 22
:
.ER PORO1 20170322 Z DC201703221430/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 22 :                         /  25.2
.E2 : Mar 23 : /  24.9 /  24.7 /  24.2 /  23.7
.E3 : Mar 24 : /  23.4 /  22.9 /  22.1 /  21.4
.E4 : Mar 25 : /  20.5 /  19.9 /  19.4 /  19.0
.E5 : Mar 26 : /  19.0 /  19.1 /  18.7 /  18.4
.E6 : Mar 27 : /  18.4 /  18.3 /  18.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /  0.00
:     Mar 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.22
:     Mar 21   /  0.25 /  0.35 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 22   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 22                           /  0.00
:     Mar 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 19                           /   4.7
:     Mar 20   /   7.1 /   2.6 /  -1.1 /   2.4
:     Mar 21   /  10.2 /   8.4 /   7.9 /   8.9
:     Mar 22   /  12.8 /   9.8 /   1.6 /   0.8
:     Mar 23   /   4.9 /   0.7 /  -2.7 /   3.6
:     Mar 24   /  11.8 /   9.2 /   8.1
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: Trent Schade
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