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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
8:49am EST Saturday, January 31, 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
:     Jan 29                           /  14.6
:     Jan 30   /  15.0 /  14.6 /  14.5 /  14.6
:     Jan 31   /  14.5 /  14.2 /  14.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 14.3 ft at 800am EST on Sat, Jan 31
:
.ER RACW2 20150131 Z DC201501311349/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 31 :                         /  14.1
.E2 : Feb 01 : /  13.8 /  13.6 /  13.6 /  13.5
.E3 : Feb 02 : /  13.4 /  13.5 /  14.0 /  14.8
.E4 : Feb 03 : /  15.6 /  16.4 /  17.1 /  17.3
.E5 : Feb 04 : /  16.9 /  16.3 /  16.0 /  15.8
.E6 : Feb 05 : /  15.2 /  14.7 /  14.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.04 /  0.02
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 31                           /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.06
:     Feb 02   /  0.18 /  0.33 /  0.12
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  -6.7
:     Jan 29   /  -1.5 /  -5.2 /  -3.9 /   1.0
:     Jan 30   /   7.1 /   2.8 /   0.4 /  -2.0
:     Jan 31   /  -2.9 /  -6.8 / -10.2 /  -4.1
:     Feb 01   /   0.5 /  -1.2 /  -2.5 /  -0.0
:     Feb 02   /   3.8 /   4.9 /  -0.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 29                           /  24.6
:     Jan 30   /  24.7 /  24.7 /  24.7 /  24.6
:     Jan 31   /  24.6 /  24.5 /  24.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.5 ft at 800am EST on Sat, Jan 31
:
.ER POPW2 20150131 Z DC201501311349/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 31 :                         /  24.5
.E2 : Feb 01 : /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.4
.E3 : Feb 02 : /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.5 /  24.6
.E4 : Feb 03 : /  24.7 /  24.9 /  25.0 /  25.1
.E5 : Feb 04 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.0 /  25.0
.E6 : Feb 05 : /  24.9 /  24.8 /  24.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.04 /  0.02
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 31                           /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.06
:     Feb 02   /  0.20 /  0.33 /  0.11
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  -6.3
:     Jan 29   /  -0.6 /  -4.4 /  -3.5 /   1.3
:     Jan 30   /   8.4 /   3.0 /   0.6 /  -1.8
:     Jan 31   /  -2.5 /  -5.8 /  -9.1 /  -3.6
:     Feb 01   /   1.0 /  -0.7 /  -2.0 /   0.4
:     Feb 02   /   4.1 /   5.1 /   0.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 29                           /  16.3
:     Jan 30   /  16.3 /  16.4 /  16.5 /  16.5
:     Jan 31   /  16.5 /  16.5 /  16.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.9 ft at 800am EST on Sat, Jan 31
:
.ER GALW2 20150131 Z DC201501311349/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 31 :                         /  16.2
.E2 : Feb 01 : /  16.2 /  16.4 /  16.3 /  16.2
.E3 : Feb 02 : /  16.0 /  16.1 /  16.9 /  18.1
.E4 : Feb 03 : /  19.5 /  20.9 /  22.2 /  22.9
.E5 : Feb 04 : /  22.8 /  22.4 /  22.0 /  21.6
.E6 : Feb 05 : /  20.8 /  19.8 /  19.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.08 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 31                           /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.06
:     Feb 02   /  0.22 /  0.34 /  0.10
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  -5.9
:     Jan 29   /  -0.4 /  -4.0 /  -3.1 /   1.9
:     Jan 30   /   9.2 /   3.0 /   0.8 /  -1.7
:     Jan 31   /  -2.4 /  -5.5 /  -9.1 /  -3.3
:     Feb 01   /   1.6 /  -0.2 /  -1.6 /   0.8
:     Feb 02   /   4.2 /   5.0 /  -0.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 29                           /  26.0
:     Jan 30   /  26.0 /  26.3 /  26.5 /  26.6
:     Jan 31   /  26.7 /  26.5 /  26.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.2 ft at 800am EST on Sat, Jan 31
:
.ER HNTW2 20150131 Z DC201501311349/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 31 :                         /  26.3
.E2 : Feb 01 : /  26.2 /  26.1 /  26.1 /  26.0
.E3 : Feb 02 : /  26.0 /  26.0 /  26.0 /  26.2
.E4 : Feb 03 : /  26.5 /  27.0 /  27.6 /  28.4
.E5 : Feb 04 : /  29.0 /  29.0 /  28.6 /  28.3
.E6 : Feb 05 : /  28.0 /  27.6 /  27.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.05
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06 /  0.02
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 31                           /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.04
:     Feb 02   /  0.21 /  0.34 /  0.10
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  -6.1
:     Jan 29   /  -0.2 /  -3.0 /  -3.1 /   1.6
:     Jan 30   /   9.7 /   3.3 /   0.8 /  -1.5
:     Jan 31   /  -2.4 /  -6.0 /  -9.3 /  -3.2
:     Feb 01   /   1.7 /  -0.1 /  -1.4 /   1.0
:     Feb 02   /   4.6 /   5.1 /   0.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 29                           /  34.7
:     Jan 30   /  34.6 /  34.6 /  34.7 /  34.7
:     Jan 31   /  34.8 /  34.9 /  34.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.9 ft at 726am EST on Sat, Jan 31
:
.ER ASHK2 20150131 Z DC201501311349/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 31 :                         /  34.9
.E2 : Feb 01 : /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.7 /  34.7
.E3 : Feb 02 : /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.8
.E4 : Feb 03 : /  34.9 /  35.2 /  35.5 /  35.8
.E5 : Feb 04 : /  36.0 /  36.0 /  36.0 /  35.9
.E6 : Feb 05 : /  35.8 /  35.6 /  35.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.03
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 31                           /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.03
:     Feb 02   /  0.22 /  0.33 /  0.10
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  -5.8
:     Jan 29   /   0.3 /  -2.9 /  -2.6 /   1.8
:     Jan 30   /  10.6 /   3.6 /   1.0 /  -0.8
:     Jan 31   /  -1.2 /  -5.8 /  -8.8 /  -2.6
:     Feb 01   /   2.2 /   0.3 /  -1.1 /   1.6
:     Feb 02   /   5.2 /   4.9 /   0.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 29                           /   6.3
:     Jan 30   /   6.4 /   6.8 /   6.8 /   6.7
:     Jan 31   /   6.6 /   6.2 /   6.1
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 6.1 ft at 800am EST on Sat, Jan 31
:
.ER GYNK2 20150131 Z DC201501311349/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 31 :                         /   6.0
.E2 : Feb 01 : /   5.9 /   5.9 /   5.9 /   5.9
.E3 : Feb 02 : /   5.9 /   6.1 /   6.9 /   8.0
.E4 : Feb 03 : /   8.7 /   9.0 /   8.9 /   8.5
.E5 : Feb 04 : /   8.2 /   7.8 /   7.5 /   7.3
.E6 : Feb 05 : /   7.1 /   6.9 /   6.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.05
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 31                           /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.02
:     Feb 02   /  0.25 /  0.32 /  0.09
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  -5.0
:     Jan 29   /   0.9 /  -2.8 /  -1.9 /   3.6
:     Jan 30   /  10.3 /   2.7 /   0.6 /  -1.1
:     Jan 31   /  -1.2 /  -6.2 /  -9.6 /  -3.0
:     Feb 01   /   2.5 /   0.4 /  -0.9 /   1.8
:     Feb 02   /   5.6 /   5.2 /  -0.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 29                           /  19.5
:     Jan 30   /  18.8 /  18.4 /  18.7 /  18.6
:     Jan 31   /  18.7 /  19.1 /  18.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 18.9 ft at 730am EST on Sat, Jan 31
:
.ER GNUK2 20150131 Z DC201501311349/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 31 :                         /  19.2
.E2 : Feb 01 : /  19.2 /  18.8 /  18.3 /  18.0
.E3 : Feb 02 : /  17.9 /  17.9 /  17.8 /  18.1
.E4 : Feb 03 : /  19.0 /  20.5 /  22.1 /  23.4
.E5 : Feb 04 : /  24.6 /  25.4 /  25.5 /  25.2
.E6 : Feb 05 : /  24.8 /  24.3 /  23.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.02
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 31                           /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.03
:     Feb 02   /  0.25 /  0.32 /  0.09
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  -5.3
:     Jan 29   /   0.4 /  -2.4 /  -2.1 /   3.3
:     Jan 30   /  10.2 /   2.9 /   0.8 /  -1.2
:     Jan 31   /  -1.6 /  -6.7 /  -9.7 /  -2.9
:     Feb 01   /   2.2 /   0.3 /  -1.1 /   1.3
:     Feb 02   /   4.6 /   4.4 /  -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
:     Jan 29                           /  19.1
:     Jan 30   /  18.8 /  18.3 /  18.2 /  18.4
:     Jan 31   /  18.3 /  18.6 /  18.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 18.6 ft at 800am EST on Sat, Jan 31
:
.ER PORO1 20150131 Z DC201501311349/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 31 :                         /  18.6
.E2 : Feb 01 : /  18.4 /  18.2 /  17.8 /  17.6
.E3 : Feb 02 : /  17.5 /  17.6 /  17.6 /  18.0
.E4 : Feb 03 : /  18.7 /  19.9 /  21.2 /  22.4
.E5 : Feb 04 : /  23.6 /  24.5 /  24.7 /  24.5
.E6 : Feb 05 : /  24.2 /  23.7 /  22.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.10
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.03 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 31                           /  0.00
:     Feb 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.05 /  0.06
:     Feb 02   /  0.27 /  0.33 /  0.09
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 28                           /  -6.3
:     Jan 29   /  -0.1 /  -2.1 /  -2.0 /   3.1
:     Jan 30   /   9.0 /   1.9 /   0.3 /  -2.4
:     Jan 31   /  -3.0 /  -7.0 / -10.3 /  -3.6
:     Feb 01   /   1.8 /   0.6 /  -0.9 /   1.3
:     Feb 02   /   3.9 /   3.7 /  -0.9
:____________________________________________________________________

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