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RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
8:36am EST Sunday, December 28, 2014

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
:     Dec 26                           /  15.1
:     Dec 27   /  14.9 /  14.6 /  14.5 /  14.7
:     Dec 28   /  14.9 /  15.1 /  15.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.0 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Dec 28
:
.ER RACW2 20141228 Z DC201412281336/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 28 :                         /  15.0
.E2 : Dec 29 : /  15.0 /  15.1 /  15.2 /  15.7
.E3 : Dec 30 : /  15.7 /  15.7 /  15.8 /  15.7
.E4 : Dec 31 : /  15.4 /  15.1 /  14.9 /  14.8
.E5 : Jan 01 : /  14.4 /  14.1 /  14.0 /  14.0
.E6 : Jan 02 : /  13.8 /  13.6 /  13.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /  0.01
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 28   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.05
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 28                           /  0.09
:     Dec 29   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /   4.9
:     Dec 26   /   5.4 /   1.1 /  -3.2 /   1.7
:     Dec 27   /   9.3 /   3.2 /   2.5 /   6.9
:     Dec 28   /  14.7 /  11.7 /   9.7 /   6.4
:     Dec 29   /   6.4 /   3.9 /   2.0 /   2.9
:     Dec 30   /   4.3 /   1.1 /  -0.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 26                           /  24.9
:     Dec 27   /  24.8 /  24.4 /  24.4 /  24.7
:     Dec 28   /  24.9 /  24.7 /  24.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.5 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Dec 28
:
.ER POPW2 20141228 Z DC201412281336/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 28 :                         /  24.7
.E2 : Dec 29 : /  24.9 /  25.0 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E3 : Dec 30 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E4 : Dec 31 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E5 : Jan 01 : /  25.0 /  25.0 /  25.0 /  25.0
.E6 : Jan 02 : /  25.0 /  24.9 /  24.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /  0.01
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 28   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.05
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 28                           /  0.08
:     Dec 29   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /   4.9
:     Dec 26   /   5.5 /   1.0 /  -3.0 /   2.0
:     Dec 27   /   9.7 /   3.6 /   2.8 /   7.3
:     Dec 28   /  15.0 /  11.9 /   9.7 /   6.4
:     Dec 29   /   6.5 /   4.0 /   2.3 /   3.1
:     Dec 30   /   4.4 /   1.2 /  -0.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 26                           /  16.6
:     Dec 27   /  17.3 /  17.4 /  17.1 /  17.1
:     Dec 28   /  17.1 /  17.4 /  17.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 17.5 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Dec 28
:
.ER GALW2 20141228 Z DC201412281336/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 28 :                         /  17.7
.E2 : Dec 29 : /  18.0 /  18.6 /  19.5 /  20.1
.E3 : Dec 30 : /  20.2 /  20.2 /  20.4 /  20.4
.E4 : Dec 31 : /  20.2 /  19.8 /  19.7 /  19.7
.E5 : Jan 01 : /  19.4 /  19.1 /  19.0 /  18.9
.E6 : Jan 02 : /  18.5 /  18.0 /  17.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 28   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.03
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 28                           /  0.07
:     Dec 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /   5.0
:     Dec 26   /   5.5 /   0.7 /  -3.2 /   2.8
:     Dec 27   /  10.4 /   4.5 /   3.4 /   7.9
:     Dec 28   /  15.7 /  12.7 /   9.9 /   6.2
:     Dec 29   /   6.4 /   4.0 /   2.1 /   3.1
:     Dec 30   /   4.4 /   1.1 /  -0.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 26                           /  26.3
:     Dec 27   /  26.5 /  26.9 /  26.9 /  26.7
:     Dec 28   /  26.6 /  26.6 /  26.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.5 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Dec 28
:
.ER HNTW2 20141228 Z DC201412281336/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 28 :                         /  26.6
.E2 : Dec 29 : /  26.5 /  26.4 /  26.4 /  26.5
.E3 : Dec 30 : /  26.6 /  26.6 /  26.7 /  26.7
.E4 : Dec 31 : /  26.7 /  26.6 /  26.5 /  26.5
.E5 : Jan 01 : /  26.5 /  26.4 /  26.4 /  26.3
.E6 : Jan 02 : /  26.3 /  26.2 /  26.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /  0.01
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 28   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.02
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 28                           /  0.08
:     Dec 29   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /   4.8
:     Dec 26   /   5.3 /   0.5 /  -2.7 /   2.3
:     Dec 27   /  10.0 /   4.5 /   3.9 /   8.2
:     Dec 28   /  15.2 /  12.2 /   9.9 /   6.3
:     Dec 29   /   6.6 /   4.3 /   2.5 /   3.4
:     Dec 30   /   4.7 /   1.5 /  -0.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 26                           /  34.7
:     Dec 27   /  34.7 /  34.8 /  34.9 /  35.0
:     Dec 28   /  35.0 /  35.0 /  35.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 35.0 ft at 726am EST on Sun, Dec 28
:
.ER ASHK2 20141228 Z DC201412281336/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 28 :                         /  34.9
.E2 : Dec 29 : /  34.9 /  35.0 /  35.0 /  35.2
.E3 : Dec 30 : /  35.3 /  35.4 /  35.4 /  35.4
.E4 : Dec 31 : /  35.4 /  35.3 /  35.2 /  35.2
.E5 : Jan 01 : /  35.2 /  35.1 /  35.0 /  35.0
.E6 : Jan 02 : /  35.0 /  34.9 /  34.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 28   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.02
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 28                           /  0.10
:     Dec 29   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /   4.8
:     Dec 26   /   5.3 /   0.3 /  -2.4 /   2.1
:     Dec 27   /  10.2 /   4.5 /   4.8 /   8.5
:     Dec 28   /  15.2 /  11.7 /  10.0 /   7.3
:     Dec 29   /   7.2 /   4.5 /   2.7 /   3.7
:     Dec 30   /   5.1 /   1.7 /  -0.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 26                           /   7.6
:     Dec 27   /   7.5 /   7.5 /   7.4 /   7.3
:     Dec 28   /   7.3 /   7.3 /   7.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 7.3 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Dec 28
:
.ER GYNK2 20141228 Z DC201412281336/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 28 :                         /   7.3
.E2 : Dec 29 : /   7.3 /   7.5 /   7.6 /   7.5
.E3 : Dec 30 : /   7.4 /   7.3 /   7.3 /   7.2
.E4 : Dec 31 : /   7.2 /   7.2 /   7.1 /   7.1
.E5 : Jan 01 : /   7.1 /   7.1 /   7.1 /   7.0
.E6 : Jan 02 : /   7.0 /   7.0 /   7.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 28   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 28                           /  0.09
:     Dec 29   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /   4.0
:     Dec 26   /   4.7 /   0.1 /  -2.3 /   1.8
:     Dec 27   /  10.2 /   4.6 /   4.9 /   8.2
:     Dec 28   /  14.2 /  10.8 /   9.2 /   6.9
:     Dec 29   /   6.4 /   4.1 /   2.2 /   3.0
:     Dec 30   /   4.5 /   1.4 /  -0.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Dec 26                           /  19.0
:     Dec 27   /  18.4 /  19.2 /  19.4 /  19.5
:     Dec 28   /  19.7 /  19.8 /  20.2
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 20.3 ft at 730am EST on Sun, Dec 28
:
.ER GNUK2 20141228 Z DC201412281336/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 28 :                         /  20.3
.E2 : Dec 29 : /  20.1 /  20.1 /  20.3 /  20.7
.E3 : Dec 30 : /  21.6 /  22.1 /  22.3 /  22.3
.E4 : Dec 31 : /  22.4 /  22.5 /  22.2 /  21.9
.E5 : Jan 01 : /  21.8 /  21.8 /  21.5 /  21.1
.E6 : Jan 02 : /  21.0 /  20.9 /  20.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 28                           /  0.07
:     Dec 29   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /   4.5
:     Dec 26   /   5.0 /   0.6 /  -2.2 /   2.2
:     Dec 27   /  10.2 /   5.2 /   4.7 /   8.2
:     Dec 28   /  14.5 /  11.6 /   9.5 /   6.5
:     Dec 29   /   6.3 /   3.7 /   1.8 /   2.9
:     Dec 30   /   4.4 /   1.3 /  -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
:     Dec 26                           /  18.8
:     Dec 27   /  18.5 /  18.8 /  18.9 /  19.1
:     Dec 28   /  19.2 /  19.2 /  19.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 19.6 ft at 800am EST on Sun, Dec 28
:
.ER PORO1 20141228 Z DC201412281336/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Dec 28 :                         /  19.6
.E2 : Dec 29 : /  19.4 /  19.3 /  19.3 /  19.6
.E3 : Dec 30 : /  19.9 /  20.3 /  20.5 /  20.5
.E4 : Dec 31 : /  20.7 /  20.7 /  20.5 /  20.2
.E5 : Jan 01 : /  20.1 /  20.0 /  19.8 /  19.5
.E6 : Jan 02 : /  19.4 /  19.2 /  18.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /  0.00
:     Dec 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 28   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.07
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 28                           /  0.02
:     Dec 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Dec 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Dec 25                           /   4.0
:     Dec 26   /   4.6 /   1.0 /  -1.8 /   2.1
:     Dec 27   /  10.0 /   5.5 /   4.3 /   7.4
:     Dec 28   /  13.8 /  11.2 /   8.7 /   5.6
:     Dec 29   /   5.2 /   2.9 /   1.1 /   2.2
:     Dec 30   /   3.9 /   0.8 /  -1.2
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
: Noel
:...END of MESSAGE...




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