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FGUS51 KTIR 221356
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:56am EDT Friday, August 22, 2014

Note: All forecasts include expected precipitation through the first 48 hours.

Flows are units of kCFS.  Velocity units are MPH.   * = HEC-RAS estimation

                               Aug 22       Aug 23       Aug 24       Aug 25
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and   12.8  0.6    20.2  0.9    18.1  0.8    14.3  0.7

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    6.0  0.4     4.8  0.3     5.4  0.4     5.3  0.4

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls               11.3  1.4     7.5  1.0     5.3  0.7     5.3  0.7

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     19.8  0.6    25.8  0.7    24.2  0.7    20.1  0.6
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    30.8  0.8    33.7  0.8    29.8  0.7    25.5  0.6
  Wheeling                   35.9  1.5    36.7  1.5    32.9  1.4    28.6  1.2
  Moundsville                35.9  0.9    36.8  0.9    33.0  0.8    28.7  0.7
  Willow Island Lock and Da  36.2  1.3    37.7  1.4    33.7  1.2    28.5  1.0
  Parkersburg                48.8  1.1    54.3  1.2    49.4  1.1    41.5  0.9
  Racine Lock and Dam        49.2  1.1    56.2  1.2    50.3  1.1    42.1  0.9
  R C Byrd Dam               55.4  1.1    65.6  1.2    64.4  1.2    51.4  1.0
  Huntington                 58.0  1.1    67.3  1.3    71.9  1.3    57.8  1.1
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          65.8  1.0    73.1  1.1    83.2  1.3    70.9  1.1
  Meldahl Dam                67.8  2.1    73.6  2.1    85.8  2.2    78.8  2.2
  Cincinnati                 70.2  1.4    77.4  1.5    89.5  1.7    84.9  1.7
  Markland Dam               69.9  1.8    84.4  2.0   102.1  2.2    93.3  2.1
  McAlpine Upper             65.1  0.7    85.0  0.9   113.3  1.2   115.3  1.2
  McAlpine Lower             65.1  2.0    84.9  2.1   113.3  2.3   115.3  2.3
  Cannelton Dam              56.7  1.9    78.0  2.1    99.6  2.2   113.2  2.3
  Evansville                 58.2  1.0    77.5  1.3    95.2  1.5   115.1  1.7
  J T Myers Dam              70.7  0.6    81.8  0.7    99.3  0.9   122.2  1.1
  Shawneetown                70.9  1.3    82.0  1.4    99.5  1.5   122.4  1.7
  Golconda                   71.9  0.5    78.0  0.5    97.2  0.6   115.7  0.8
  Smithland Lock and Dam     72.0  0.5    78.1  0.5    97.2  0.6   115.8  0.8

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville             10.4  1.0    11.4  1.0    10.0  0.9     9.1  0.9

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               4.7  1.4     6.6  1.7     6.4  1.7     5.2  1.5

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             5.4  1.3     6.9  1.4     8.2  1.5     8.2  1.5

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     0.6  1.8     2.0  1.2     4.7  2.0     4.5  2.0

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     1.1  0.8     3.0  1.5     1.2  0.9     0.5  0.9

Licking River...
  Catawba                     1.7  1.0     2.9  1.4     3.8  1.6     3.6  1.6

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   7.9  1.0    16.4  2.0    18.9  2.3    16.2  2.0

Green River...
  Spottsville                 4.2  0.6     3.4  0.5     2.6  0.4     2.8  0.4

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                 8.1  0.7     7.6  0.7     7.7  0.7     7.1  0.7
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