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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:34am EDT Thursday, May 21, 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:
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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
:     May 19                           /  15.5
:     May 20   /  15.3 /  15.6 /  15.2 /  13.8
:     May 21   /  14.0 /  14.7 /  15.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.8 ft at 900am EDT on Thu, May 21
:
.ER RACW2 20150521 Z DC201505211334/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 21 :                         /  15.4
.E2 : May 22 : /  15.2 /  15.0 /  14.9 /  14.8
.E3 : May 23 : /  14.6 /  14.4 /  14.3 /  14.2
.E4 : May 24 : /  14.1 /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.8
.E5 : May 25 : /  13.7 /  13.6 /  13.5 /  13.5
.E6 : May 26 : /  13.4 /  13.4 /  13.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  0.00
:     May 19   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 21   /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.09
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 21                           /  0.01
:     May 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  24.3
:     May 19   /  26.9 /  21.3 /  17.7 /  21.7
:     May 20   /  25.3 /  15.2 /   8.0 /  13.7
:     May 21   /  18.8 /  14.0 /  10.6 /  14.7
:     May 22   /  15.8 /  10.9 /   8.0 /  15.6
:     May 23   /  20.6 /  13.0 /   8.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 19                           /  25.5
:     May 20   /  25.2 /  24.9 /  24.9 /  24.7
:     May 21   /  24.8 /  25.1 /  25.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.3 ft at 900am EDT on Thu, May 21
:
.ER POPW2 20150521 Z DC201505211334/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 21 :                         /  25.2
.E2 : May 22 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.0
.E3 : May 23 : /  25.0 /  24.9 /  24.9 /  24.9
.E4 : May 24 : /  24.9 /  24.9 /  24.9 /  24.9
.E5 : May 25 : /  24.9 /  24.8 /  24.8 /  24.8
.E6 : May 26 : /  24.8 /  24.8 /  24.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  0.00
:     May 19   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 21   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.07
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 21                           /  0.00
:     May 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  24.3
:     May 19   /  26.9 /  21.0 /  17.5 /  22.1
:     May 20   /  25.4 /  15.5 /   8.3 /  14.3
:     May 21   /  19.4 /  14.7 /  11.1 /  14.9
:     May 22   /  16.0 /  11.1 /   8.3 /  15.9
:     May 23   /  20.9 /  13.0 /   8.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 19                           /  15.1
:     May 20   /  16.8 /  17.1 /  17.2 /  16.0
:     May 21   /  14.2 /  13.7 /  15.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.9 ft at 900am EDT on Thu, May 21
:
.ER GALW2 20150521 Z DC201505211334/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 21 :                         /  15.5
.E2 : May 22 : /  15.3 /  15.0 /  14.9 /  14.8
.E3 : May 23 : /  14.7 /  14.5 /  14.4 /  14.4
.E4 : May 24 : /  14.2 /  14.1 /  14.0 /  14.0
.E5 : May 25 : /  13.9 /  13.7 /  13.6 /  13.6
.E6 : May 26 : /  13.5 /  13.3 /  13.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  0.00
:     May 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 21   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.09
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 21                           /  0.00
:     May 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  24.3
:     May 19   /  27.5 /  21.3 /  17.7 /  22.3
:     May 20   /  25.9 /  15.8 /   8.3 /  14.6
:     May 21   /  19.9 /  15.2 /  11.4 /  14.9
:     May 22   /  15.9 /  11.0 /   8.3 /  16.1
:     May 23   /  21.0 /  13.1 /   8.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 19                           /  25.6
:     May 20   /  26.3 /  27.0 /  27.2 /  26.8
:     May 21   /  25.9 /  25.2 /  25.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.3 ft at 900am EDT on Thu, May 21
:
.ER HNTW2 20150521 Z DC201505211334/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 21 :                         /  25.4
.E2 : May 22 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.5 /  25.4
.E3 : May 23 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E4 : May 24 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E5 : May 25 : /  25.3 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E6 : May 26 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  0.00
:     May 19   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 21   /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.10
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 21                           /  0.00
:     May 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  24.4
:     May 19   /  27.1 /  21.5 /  18.2 /  22.3
:     May 20   /  26.2 /  16.8 /   9.3 /  15.3
:     May 21   /  20.4 /  15.8 /  11.9 /  15.3
:     May 22   /  16.3 /  11.3 /   8.5 /  16.0
:     May 23   /  20.9 /  13.3 /   8.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 19                           /  35.5
:     May 20   /  35.5 /  35.5 /  35.5 /  35.5
:     May 21   /  35.5 /  35.5 /  35.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 35.5 ft at 826am EDT on Thu, May 21
:
.ER ASHK2 20150521 Z DC201505211334/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 21 :                         /  35.4
.E2 : May 22 : /  35.4 /  35.4 /  35.3 /  35.3
.E3 : May 23 : /  35.3 /  35.2 /  35.2 /  35.2
.E4 : May 24 : /  35.2 /  35.1 /  35.1 /  35.1
.E5 : May 25 : /  35.1 /  35.1 /  35.0 /  35.0
.E6 : May 26 : /  35.0 /  35.0 /  35.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  0.00
:     May 19   /  0.11 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 21   /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.04
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 21                           /  0.00
:     May 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  24.1
:     May 19   /  26.4 /  21.1 /  18.3 /  22.2
:     May 20   /  26.1 /  17.2 /  10.4 /  15.7
:     May 21   /  20.7 /  16.3 /  12.3 /  15.4
:     May 22   /  16.4 /  11.4 /   8.4 /  16.0
:     May 23   /  21.0 /  13.9 /   9.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 19                           /   6.6
:     May 20   /   6.2 /   5.6 /   5.5 /   5.5
:     May 21   /   5.2 /   5.0 /   5.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 5.0 ft at 900am EDT on Thu, May 21
:
.ER GYNK2 20150521 Z DC201505211334/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 21 :                         /   5.0
.E2 : May 22 : /   5.0 /   5.0 /   5.0 /   4.9
.E3 : May 23 : /   4.9 /   4.8 /   4.8 /   4.8
.E4 : May 24 : /   4.8 /   4.8 /   4.7 /   4.7
.E5 : May 25 : /   4.7 /   4.7 /   4.7 /   4.7
.E6 : May 26 : /   4.7 /   4.6 /   4.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  0.01
:     May 19   /  0.07 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 21   /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.03
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 21                           /  0.00
:     May 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  23.2
:     May 19   /  24.7 /  20.3 /  17.8 /  21.4
:     May 20   /  24.7 /  16.1 /   9.8 /  14.5
:     May 21   /  19.9 /  15.5 /  11.7 /  15.2
:     May 22   /  16.1 /  10.8 /   7.9 /  15.6
:     May 23   /  21.0 /  14.3 /  10.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 19                           /  15.3
:     May 20   /  16.2 /  17.1 /  18.3 /  18.7
:     May 21   /  17.9 /  16.6 /  16.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 16.1 ft at 830am EDT on Thu, May 21
:
.ER GNUK2 20150521 Z DC201505211334/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 21 :                         /  15.8
.E2 : May 22 : /  15.6 /  15.6 /  15.4 /  15.1
.E3 : May 23 : /  15.1 /  15.0 /  14.8 /  14.6
.E4 : May 24 : /  14.5 /  14.5 /  14.3 /  14.2
.E5 : May 25 : /  14.2 /  14.1 /  14.0 /  13.9
.E6 : May 26 : /  13.8 /  13.8 /  13.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  0.01
:     May 19   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 21   /  0.00 /  0.06 /  0.07
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 21                           /  0.00
:     May 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  23.9
:     May 19   /  26.4 /  21.1 /  18.4 /  22.1
:     May 20   /  25.6 /  16.6 /  10.0 /  14.8
:     May 21   /  20.1 /  15.8 /  11.9 /  15.3
:     May 22   /  16.2 /  11.2 /   8.2 /  15.9
:     May 23   /  20.9 /  13.5 /   9.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 19                           /  17.0
:     May 20   /  17.1 /  17.4 /  18.3 /  19.1
:     May 21   /  18.7 /  17.9 /  17.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 17.3 ft at 900am EDT on Thu, May 21
:
.ER PORO1 20150521 Z DC201505211334/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 21 :                         /  17.1
.E2 : May 22 : /  17.0 /  16.9 /  16.7 /  16.5
.E3 : May 23 : /  16.4 /  16.3 /  16.1 /  15.9
.E4 : May 24 : /  15.7 /  15.6 /  15.5 /  15.3
.E5 : May 25 : /  15.2 /  15.1 /  15.0 /  14.9
.E6 : May 26 : /  14.8 /  14.7 /  14.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  0.01
:     May 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 21   /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.06
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 21                           /  0.00
:     May 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 18                           /  23.5
:     May 19   /  26.1 /  21.3 /  18.5 /  22.2
:     May 20   /  24.6 /  15.6 /   9.0 /  14.1
:     May 21   /  19.3 /  15.2 /  11.4 /  14.6
:     May 22   /  15.9 /  11.2 /   8.3 /  16.0
:     May 23   /  21.0 /  13.5 /   9.0
:____________________________________________________________________

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