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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:36am EST Tuesday, January 24, 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
:     Jan 22                           /  21.6
:     Jan 23   /  21.6 /  21.6 /  21.6 /  21.5
:     Jan 24   /  21.6 /  22.6 /  23.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 24.1 ft at 900am EST on Tue, Jan 24
:
.ER RACW2 20170124 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 24 :                         /  25.8
.E2 : Jan 25 : /  26.9 /  27.9 /  28.5 /  28.9
.E3 : Jan 26 : /  28.9 /  28.7 /  28.5 /  27.9
.E4 : Jan 27 : /  26.7 /  25.8 /  25.0 /  24.4
.E5 : Jan 28 : /  23.8 /  23.2 /  22.7 /  22.3
.E6 : Jan 29 : /  21.7 /  21.0 /  20.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.02 /  0.02 /  0.09 /  0.34
:     Jan 24   /  0.11 /  0.00 /  0.03
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 24                           /  0.01
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 26   /  0.01 /  0.08 /  0.03
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   5.5
:     Jan 22   /  16.6 /  12.0 /   8.4 /  10.4
:     Jan 23   /  15.4 /  12.6 /  11.3 /   9.6
:     Jan 24   /   7.4 /   4.9 /   4.5 /   6.1
:     Jan 25   /   8.1 /   5.3 /   3.1 /   7.2
:     Jan 26   /  13.2 /  11.1 /   6.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 22                           /  26.3
:     Jan 23   /  26.3 /  26.2 /  26.1 /  26.1
:     Jan 24   /  26.4 /  26.9 /  27.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 27.8 ft at 900am EST on Tue, Jan 24
:
.ER POPW2 20170124 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 24 :                         /  28.8
.E2 : Jan 25 : /  29.7 /  30.4 /  31.2 /  31.7
.E3 : Jan 26 : /  32.0 /  32.1 /  31.9 /  31.8
.E4 : Jan 27 : /  31.3 /  30.4 /  29.8 /  29.5
.E5 : Jan 28 : /  29.1 /  28.8 /  28.4 /  28.0
.E6 : Jan 29 : /  27.7 /  27.3 /  27.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.02 /  0.01 /  0.12 /  0.29
:     Jan 24   /  0.09 /  0.01 /  0.04
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 24                           /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 26   /  0.01 /  0.07 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   5.7
:     Jan 22   /  16.4 /  11.7 /   7.7 /  10.2
:     Jan 23   /  15.8 /  12.7 /  11.3 /   9.8
:     Jan 24   /   8.0 /   5.4 /   4.9 /   6.5
:     Jan 25   /   8.3 /   5.0 /   2.9 /   7.3
:     Jan 26   /  13.4 /  11.0 /   6.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 22                           /  26.7
:     Jan 23   /  26.5 /  26.5 /  26.1 /  26.0
:     Jan 24   /  26.0 /  26.9 /  28.2
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 29.4 ft at 800am EST on Tue, Jan 24
:
.ER GALW2 20170124 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 24 :                         /  30.7
.E2 : Jan 25 : /  32.6 /  33.9 /  34.7 /  35.4
.E3 : Jan 26 : /  35.7 /  35.8 /  36.0 /  35.8
.E4 : Jan 27 : /  35.2 /  34.4 /  33.3 /  32.5
.E5 : Jan 28 : /  31.8 /  31.1 /  30.3 /  29.5
.E6 : Jan 29 : /  28.7 /  27.9 /  27.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.17 /  0.14
:     Jan 24   /  0.11 /  0.00 /  0.02
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 24                           /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 26   /  0.01 /  0.07 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   6.1
:     Jan 22   /  16.3 /  11.7 /   7.5 /  10.0
:     Jan 23   /  16.0 /  13.0 /  11.2 /  10.1
:     Jan 24   /   8.2 /   5.8 /   5.2 /   6.9
:     Jan 25   /   8.5 /   5.1 /   2.9 /   7.6
:     Jan 26   /  13.5 /  11.2 /   6.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 22                           /  31.1
:     Jan 23   /  30.8 /  30.6 /  30.5 /  30.4
:     Jan 24   /  30.3 /  30.6 /  31.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 32.2 ft at 900am EST on Tue, Jan 24
:
.ER HNTW2 20170124 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 24 :                         /  33.7
.E2 : Jan 25 : /  35.4 /  36.6 /  37.6 /  38.3
.E3 : Jan 26 : /  38.8 /  39.1 /  39.2 /  39.1
.E4 : Jan 27 : /  39.2 /  38.8 /  38.3 /  37.5
.E5 : Jan 28 : /  36.7 /  35.9 /  35.3 /  34.7
.E6 : Jan 29 : /  34.0 /  33.2 /  32.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.16 /  0.26
:     Jan 24   /  0.14 /  0.01 /  0.05
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 24                           /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 26   /  0.01 /  0.07 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   6.7
:     Jan 22   /  16.3 /  12.0 /   8.0 /   9.8
:     Jan 23   /  15.5 /  13.1 /  11.3 /  10.0
:     Jan 24   /   8.3 /   6.0 /   5.4 /   6.8
:     Jan 25   /   8.3 /   5.2 /   3.1 /   7.7
:     Jan 26   /  13.7 /  11.5 /   6.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 22                           /  37.1
:     Jan 23   /  37.0 /  36.7 /  36.5 /  36.6
:     Jan 24   /  36.3 /  36.5 /  36.9E
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 36.9 ft at 400am EST on Tue, Jan 24
:
.ER ASHK2 20170124 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 24 :                         /  37.8
.E2 : Jan 25 : /  38.5 /  39.6 /  40.8 /  41.7
.E3 : Jan 26 : /  42.3 /  42.7 /  42.8 /  42.8
.E4 : Jan 27 : /  42.7 /  42.5 /  42.0 /  41.2
.E5 : Jan 28 : /  40.3 /  39.5 /  38.7 /  38.4
.E6 : Jan 29 : /  38.0 /  37.6 /  37.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.02 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.03 /  0.12 /  0.16 /  0.25
:     Jan 24   /  0.12 /  0.01 /  0.03
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 24                           /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 26   /  0.01 /  0.06 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   7.5
:     Jan 22   /  16.0 /  12.1 /   8.5 /   9.2
:     Jan 23   /  15.0 /  13.0 /  11.3 /  10.1
:     Jan 24   /   8.7 /   6.7 /   6.0 /   6.7
:     Jan 25   /   8.1 /   5.2 /   3.1 /   7.9
:     Jan 26   /  13.9 /  11.6 /   6.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 22                           /   7.2
:     Jan 23   /   7.1 /   7.1 /   7.4 /   7.9
:     Jan 24   /   9.5 /  11.3 /  11.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 11.7 ft at 900am EST on Tue, Jan 24
:
.ER GYNK2 20170124 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 24 :                         /  10.3
.E2 : Jan 25 : /   9.8 /   9.4 /   8.4 /   7.7
.E3 : Jan 26 : /   7.4 /   7.1 /   7.0 /   6.9
.E4 : Jan 27 : /   6.7 /   6.6 /   6.4 /   6.3
.E5 : Jan 28 : /   6.1 /   6.0 /   6.0 /   5.9
.E6 : Jan 29 : /   5.8 /   5.8 /   5.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.04 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.03 /  0.19 /  0.31 /  0.24
:     Jan 24   /  0.05 /  0.02 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 24                           /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 26   /  0.01 /  0.05 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   7.9
:     Jan 22   /  15.1 /  11.7 /   8.2 /   8.8
:     Jan 23   /  14.1 /  12.2 /  10.9 /   9.8
:     Jan 24   /   8.5 /   6.8 /   5.8 /   5.9
:     Jan 25   /   7.1 /   4.3 /   2.8 /   7.7
:     Jan 26   /  13.1 /  10.6 /   5.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 22                           /  32.1
:     Jan 23   /  31.3 /  31.1 /  30.8 /  30.4
:     Jan 24   /  30.8 /  30.8 /  32.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 32.4 ft at 830am EST on Tue, Jan 24
:
.ER GNUK2 20170124 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 24 :                         /  33.2
.E2 : Jan 25 : /  35.4 /  37.9 /  39.8 /  41.3
.E3 : Jan 26 : /  42.4 /  43.0 /  43.4 /  43.5
.E4 : Jan 27 : /  43.5 /  43.5 /  43.4 /  43.0
.E5 : Jan 28 : /  42.3 /  41.3 /  40.2 /  39.1
.E6 : Jan 29 : /  38.0 /  36.5 /  35.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.01 /  0.10 /  0.28 /  0.22
:     Jan 24   /  0.07 /  0.02 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 24                           /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 26   /  0.01 /  0.05 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   6.6
:     Jan 22   /  15.8 /  12.1 /   8.4 /   9.1
:     Jan 23   /  14.7 /  12.8 /  11.2 /  10.0
:     Jan 24   /   8.6 /   6.7 /   5.9 /   6.5
:     Jan 25   /   7.9 /   4.9 /   3.1 /   7.7
:     Jan 26   /  13.5 /  11.1 /   5.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 20170127 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH06/HGIFFX :crest:   40.3
: Crest near   40.3 ft around 1AM EST on Fri, Jan 27
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 22                           /  31.3
:     Jan 23   /  30.7 /  30.4 /  30.0 /  29.7
:     Jan 24   /  29.8 /  29.9 /  30.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 31.2 ft at 900am EST on Tue, Jan 24
:
.ER PORO1 20170124 Z DC201701241436/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 24 :                         /  31.8
.E2 : Jan 25 : /  33.4 /  35.3 /  36.8 /  37.9
.E3 : Jan 26 : /  38.8 /  39.5 /  39.9 /  40.2
.E4 : Jan 27 : /  40.3 /  40.3 /  40.2 /  39.7
.E5 : Jan 28 : /  38.9 /  37.9 /  36.9 /  36.0
.E6 : Jan 29 : /  34.9 /  33.6 /  32.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.03 /  0.05 /  0.32 /  0.21
:     Jan 24   /  0.12 /  0.03 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 24                           /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 26   /  0.01 /  0.05 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   6.2
:     Jan 22   /  16.2 /  12.2 /   8.0 /   9.5
:     Jan 23   /  15.2 /  12.9 /  11.1 /   9.9
:     Jan 24   /   8.4 /   6.4 /   5.6 /   6.5
:     Jan 25   /   7.9 /   4.8 /   3.0 /   7.3
:     Jan 26   /  13.2 /  10.7 /   5.2
:____________________________________________________________________
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