River Forecast
Issued by NWS

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1
000
FGUS51 KTIR 021342
RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:42am EDT Wednesday, September 2, 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
:     Aug 31                           /  14.2
:     Sep 01   /  14.1 /  13.7 /  13.4 /  13.6
:     Sep 02   /  13.7 /  13.8 /  14.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 14.1 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Sep 2
:
.ER RACW2 20150902 Z DC201509021342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Sep 02 :                         /  14.0
.E2 : Sep 03 : /  14.0 /  14.0 /  14.0 /  13.9
.E3 : Sep 04 : /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9
.E4 : Sep 05 : /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9
.E5 : Sep 06 : /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9
.E6 : Sep 07 : /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 02   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Sep 02                           /  0.00
:     Sep 03   /  0.01 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Sep 04   /  0.11 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  24.2
:     Aug 31   /  28.1 /  21.6 /  19.0 /  25.8
:     Sep 01   /  30.2 /  21.8 /  18.4 /  25.9
:     Sep 02   /  29.7 /  22.6 /  19.7 /  26.3
:     Sep 03   /  29.5 /  22.9 /  20.1 /  25.4
:     Sep 04   /  29.0 /  22.6 /  19.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 31                           /  25.6
:     Sep 01   /  25.5 /  25.1 /  24.9 /  25.0
:     Sep 02   /  25.1 /  25.2 /  25.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.4 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Sep 2
:
.ER POPW2 20150902 Z DC201509021342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Sep 02 :                         /  25.3
.E2 : Sep 03 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E3 : Sep 04 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E4 : Sep 05 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E5 : Sep 06 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E6 : Sep 07 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 02   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Sep 02                           /  0.00
:     Sep 03   /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 04   /  0.07 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  24.5
:     Aug 31   /  28.4 /  21.5 /  18.9 /  26.1
:     Sep 01   /  30.2 /  21.5 /  18.3 /  26.1
:     Sep 02   /  29.8 /  22.5 /  19.5 /  26.2
:     Sep 03   /  29.6 /  23.0 /  20.3 /  25.6
:     Sep 04   /  28.9 /  22.6 /  20.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 31                           /  13.4
:     Sep 01   /  13.4 /  13.4 /  12.8 /  12.6
:     Sep 02   /  12.7 /  13.0 /  13.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.3 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Sep 2
:
.ER GALW2 20150902 Z DC201509021342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Sep 02 :                         /  13.2
.E2 : Sep 03 : /  13.2 /  13.2 /  13.1 /  13.1
.E3 : Sep 04 : /  13.1 /  13.1 /  13.1 /  13.1
.E4 : Sep 05 : /  13.1 /  13.1 /  13.1 /  13.1
.E5 : Sep 06 : /  13.0 /  13.0 /  13.0 /  13.0
.E6 : Sep 07 : /  13.0 /  13.0 /  13.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 02   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Sep 02                           /  0.00
:     Sep 03   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 04   /  0.05 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  25.1
:     Aug 31   /  29.0 /  22.0 /  19.1 /  26.6
:     Sep 01   /  30.2 /  22.0 /  18.8 /  26.7
:     Sep 02   /  30.3 /  22.7 /  19.7 /  26.6
:     Sep 03   /  29.8 /  23.0 /  20.3 /  25.8
:     Sep 04   /  29.1 /  22.9 /  20.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 31                           /  25.7
:     Sep 01   /  25.7 /  25.7 /  25.6 /  25.5
:     Sep 02   /  25.5 /  25.7 /  25.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.9 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Sep 2
:
.ER HNTW2 20150902 Z DC201509021342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Sep 02 :                         /  25.8
.E2 : Sep 03 : /  25.8 /  25.8 /  25.8 /  25.7
.E3 : Sep 04 : /  25.7 /  25.7 /  25.7 /  25.7
.E4 : Sep 05 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6
.E5 : Sep 06 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.5 /  25.5
.E6 : Sep 07 : /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 02   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Sep 02                           /  0.00
:     Sep 03   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 04   /  0.05 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  25.1
:     Aug 31   /  29.0 /  22.1 /  19.5 /  26.7
:     Sep 01   /  30.5 /  22.5 /  19.2 /  26.8
:     Sep 02   /  30.8 /  23.3 /  19.9 /  26.5
:     Sep 03   /  29.8 /  23.0 /  20.4 /  26.0
:     Sep 04   /  29.5 /  23.2 /  20.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 31                           /  34.6
:     Sep 01   /  34.6 /  34.7E/  34.7E/  34.5E
:     Sep 02   /  34.4E/  34.7E/  35.0
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 35.0 ft at 800am EDT on Wed, Sep 2
:
.ER ASHK2 20150902 Z DC201509021342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Sep 02 :                         /  35.0
.E2 : Sep 03 : /  34.9 /  34.9 /  34.9 /  34.9
.E3 : Sep 04 : /  34.9 /  34.9 /  34.8 /  34.8
.E4 : Sep 05 : /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.8
.E5 : Sep 06 : /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.7 /  34.7
.E6 : Sep 07 : /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 01   /  0.06 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 02   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Sep 02                           /  0.00
:     Sep 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 04   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  25.0
:     Aug 31   /  28.6 /  21.8 /  19.2 /  26.5
:     Sep 01   /  30.1 /  22.4 /  18.9 /  26.4
:     Sep 02   /  30.8 /  23.2 /  19.5 /  26.7
:     Sep 03   /  29.9 /  23.2 /  20.5 /  26.0
:     Sep 04   /  29.5 /  23.3 /  20.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 31                           /   3.6
:     Sep 01   /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
:     Sep 02   /   3.5 /   3.6 /   3.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 3.6 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Sep 2
:
.ER GYNK2 20150902 Z DC201509021342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Sep 02 :                         /   3.6
.E2 : Sep 03 : /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
.E3 : Sep 04 : /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
.E4 : Sep 05 : /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
.E5 : Sep 06 : /   3.6 /   3.5 /   3.5 /   3.5
.E6 : Sep 07 : /   3.5 /   3.5 /   3.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 02   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Sep 02                           /  0.00
:     Sep 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 04   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  24.3
:     Aug 31   /  27.4 /  20.8 /  18.2 /  24.9
:     Sep 01   /  28.6 /  21.3 /  18.5 /  25.2
:     Sep 02   /  29.4 /  22.2 /  18.8 /  26.6
:     Sep 03   /  29.6 /  23.0 /  20.1 /  25.6
:     Sep 04   /  29.0 /  22.8 /  20.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 31                           /  13.9
:     Sep 01   /  13.6 /  13.6 /  13.2 /  12.5
:     Sep 02   /  12.3 /  12.4 /  12.5
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 12.4 ft at 830am EDT on Wed, Sep 2
:
.ER GNUK2 20150902 Z DC201509021342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Sep 02 :                         /  12.5
.E2 : Sep 03 : /  12.4 /  12.3 /  12.3 /  12.2
.E3 : Sep 04 : /  12.2 /  12.2 /  12.2 /  12.2
.E4 : Sep 05 : /  12.2 /  12.2 /  12.2 /  12.2
.E5 : Sep 06 : /  12.1 /  12.1 /  12.1 /  12.1
.E6 : Sep 07 : /  12.1 /  12.1 /  12.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 01   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 02   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Sep 02                           /  0.00
:     Sep 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 04   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  24.9
:     Aug 31   /  28.6 /  21.9 /  18.9 /  25.7
:     Sep 01   /  29.2 /  22.3 /  19.3 /  25.9
:     Sep 02   /  30.6 /  23.0 /  19.4 /  26.3
:     Sep 03   /  29.7 /  23.1 /  20.4 /  25.8
:     Sep 04   /  29.2 /  23.2 /  20.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Aug 31                           /  16.3
:     Sep 01   /  16.0 /  16.0 /  15.7 /  15.3
:     Sep 02   /  15.1 /  15.2 /  15.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 15.1 ft at 900am EDT on Wed, Sep 2
:
.ER PORO1 20150902 Z DC201509021342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Sep 02 :                         /  15.2
.E2 : Sep 03 : /  15.1 /  15.1 /  15.0 /  15.0
.E3 : Sep 04 : /  15.0 /  15.0 /  15.0 /  15.0
.E4 : Sep 05 : /  15.0 /  15.0 /  15.0 /  15.0
.E5 : Sep 06 : /  15.0 /  15.0 /  15.0 /  15.0
.E6 : Sep 07 : /  15.0 /  15.0 /  14.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  0.00
:     Aug 31   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02
:     Sep 01   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 02   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Sep 02                           /  0.00
:     Sep 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Sep 04   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Aug 30                           /  24.9
:     Aug 31   /  28.9 /  22.1 /  19.0 /  25.3
:     Sep 01   /  28.6 /  22.1 /  19.5 /  25.9
:     Sep 02   /  30.7 /  23.2 /  19.7 /  26.4
:     Sep 03   /  29.6 /  23.6 /  20.6 /  25.6
:     Sep 04   /  29.3 /  23.7 /  20.7
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
: Trent Schade
:...END of MESSAGE...




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.