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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:33am EDT Saturday, March 28, 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
:     Mar 26                           /  19.3
:     Mar 27   /  19.1 /  18.8 /  19.3 /  19.0
:     Mar 28   /  19.2 /  19.7 /  19.5
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 19.5 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Mar 28
:
.ER RACW2 20150328 Z DC201503281433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 28 :                         /  19.4
.E2 : Mar 29 : /  19.1 /  18.8 /  18.7 /  18.5
.E3 : Mar 30 : /  18.1 /  17.5 /  17.3 /  17.2
.E4 : Mar 31 : /  16.8 /  16.4 /  16.3 /  16.2
.E5 : Apr 01 : /  15.9 /  15.7 /  15.6 /  15.6
.E6 : Apr 02 : /  15.3 /  15.0 /  15.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  0.01
:     Mar 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.09
:     Mar 27   /  0.06 /  0.05 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 28   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 28                           /  0.00
:     Mar 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 30   /  0.00 /  0.08 /  0.03
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  16.5
:     Mar 26   /  22.4 /  13.2 /   9.6 /  15.0
:     Mar 27   /   8.4 /   6.1 /   2.4 /   3.5
:     Mar 28   /   3.3 /  -1.4 /  -4.6 /  -1.0
:     Mar 29   /   1.7 /  -3.6 /  -6.9 /   0.1
:     Mar 30   /   8.8 /   6.6 /   5.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 26                           /  25.2
:     Mar 27   /  25.3 /  25.4 /  25.3 /  25.3
:     Mar 28   /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.7 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Mar 28
:
.ER POPW2 20150328 Z DC201503281433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 28 :                         /  25.7
.E2 : Mar 29 : /  25.7 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6
.E3 : Mar 30 : /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.4 /  25.4
.E4 : Mar 31 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E5 : Apr 01 : /  25.2 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
.E6 : Apr 02 : /  25.1 /  25.0 /  25.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  0.02
:     Mar 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.07
:     Mar 27   /  0.05 /  0.05 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 28                           /  0.00
:     Mar 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 30   /  0.00 /  0.07 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  16.5
:     Mar 26   /  22.5 /  13.3 /   9.7 /  14.4
:     Mar 27   /   8.7 /   6.2 /   2.4 /   3.9
:     Mar 28   /   3.4 /  -1.4 /  -4.7 /  -0.8
:     Mar 29   /   2.2 /  -3.0 /  -6.3 /   0.4
:     Mar 30   /   8.9 /   6.6 /   5.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 26                           /  23.3
:     Mar 27   /  22.5 /  22.4 /  22.3 /  22.3
:     Mar 28   /  22.3 /  22.7 /  22.8
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 23.0 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Mar 28
:
.ER GALW2 20150328 Z DC201503281433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 28 :                         /  22.9
.E2 : Mar 29 : /  23.1 /  23.2 /  23.3 /  23.3
.E3 : Mar 30 : /  23.1 /  22.6 /  22.4 /  22.3
.E4 : Mar 31 : /  22.0 /  21.4 /  21.1 /  21.0
.E5 : Apr 01 : /  20.6 /  20.3 /  20.1 /  20.0
.E6 : Apr 02 : /  19.6 /  19.1 /  18.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  0.03
:     Mar 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.08
:     Mar 27   /  0.02 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 28                           /  0.00
:     Mar 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 30   /  0.00 /  0.07 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  16.4
:     Mar 26   /  22.7 /  14.1 /   9.6 /  13.8
:     Mar 27   /   8.8 /   6.3 /   2.4 /   4.2
:     Mar 28   /   3.4 /  -1.3 /  -4.6 /  -0.1
:     Mar 29   /   2.5 /  -3.3 /  -6.8 /   0.7
:     Mar 30   /   9.1 /   6.6 /   5.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 26                           /  28.9
:     Mar 27   /  28.7 /  28.5 /  28.4 /  28.4
:     Mar 28   /  28.4 /  28.5 /  28.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 28.6 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Mar 28
:
.ER HNTW2 20150328 Z DC201503281433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 28 :                         /  28.6
.E2 : Mar 29 : /  28.7 /  28.7 /  28.7 /  28.6
.E3 : Mar 30 : /  28.6 /  28.1 /  27.7 /  27.5
.E4 : Mar 31 : /  27.3 /  27.1 /  26.9 /  26.8
.E5 : Apr 01 : /  26.7 /  26.5 /  26.5 /  26.4
.E6 : Apr 02 : /  26.4 /  26.3 /  26.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  0.02
:     Mar 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.11
:     Mar 27   /  0.05 /  0.07 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 28                           /  0.00
:     Mar 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 30   /  0.00 /  0.08 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  16.7
:     Mar 26   /  22.8 /  14.4 /  10.9 /  15.3
:     Mar 27   /   9.1 /   6.3 /   2.7 /   4.3
:     Mar 28   /   3.8 /  -1.1 /  -4.3 /  -0.1
:     Mar 29   /   2.6 /  -2.8 /  -6.2 /   0.9
:     Mar 30   /   9.3 /   6.9 /   5.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 26                           /  36.9
:     Mar 27   /  36.8 /  36.8 /  36.7 /  36.6
:     Mar 28   /  36.6 /  36.5 /  36.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 36.5 ft at 926am EDT on Sat, Mar 28
:
.ER ASHK2 20150328 Z DC201503281433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 28 :                         /  36.5
.E2 : Mar 29 : /  36.5 /  36.5 /  36.5 /  36.5
.E3 : Mar 30 : /  36.5 /  36.4 /  36.2 /  36.0
.E4 : Mar 31 : /  35.9 /  35.8 /  35.6 /  35.5
.E5 : Apr 01 : /  35.5 /  35.4 /  35.3 /  35.2
.E6 : Apr 02 : /  35.2 /  35.1 /  35.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  0.00
:     Mar 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.17
:     Mar 27   /  0.05 /  0.09 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 28   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 28                           /  0.00
:     Mar 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 30   /  0.00 /  0.08 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  17.1
:     Mar 26   /  23.4 /  15.0 /  12.2 /  17.0
:     Mar 27   /   9.3 /   6.6 /   3.4 /   4.8
:     Mar 28   /   4.8 /  -0.6 /  -3.2 /   0.6
:     Mar 29   /   3.2 /  -2.2 /  -5.5 /   1.6
:     Mar 30   /   9.9 /   7.4 /   5.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 26                           /   6.3
:     Mar 27   /   6.3 /   6.3 /   6.3 /   6.3
:     Mar 28   /   6.3 /   5.9 /   5.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 5.6 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Mar 28
:
.ER GYNK2 20150328 Z DC201503281433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 28 :                         /   5.5
.E2 : Mar 29 : /   5.4 /   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.2
.E3 : Mar 30 : /   5.1 /   5.1 /   5.0 /   5.0
.E4 : Mar 31 : /   5.0 /   5.0 /   5.0 /   4.9
.E5 : Apr 01 : /   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.8
.E6 : Apr 02 : /   4.8 /   4.8 /   4.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  0.00
:     Mar 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.21
:     Mar 27   /  0.02 /  0.05 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 28   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 28                           /  0.00
:     Mar 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 30   /  0.00 /  0.08 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  16.6
:     Mar 26   /  22.4 /  14.5 /  12.3 /  15.4
:     Mar 27   /   8.5 /   6.1 /   3.0 /   4.2
:     Mar 28   /   3.9 /  -0.9 /  -3.3 /  -0.4
:     Mar 29   /   2.5 /  -3.0 /  -6.7 /   1.0
:     Mar 30   /  10.0 /   7.6 /   5.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 26                           /  27.4
:     Mar 27   /  26.8 /  26.3 /  26.0 /  26.0
:     Mar 28   /  25.6 /  26.0 /  26.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 26.2 ft at 930am EDT on Sat, Mar 28
:
.ER GNUK2 20150328 Z DC201503281433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 28 :                         /  26.2
.E2 : Mar 29 : /  26.4 /  26.5 /  26.6 /  26.7
.E3 : Mar 30 : /  26.8 /  26.7 /  26.3 /  25.6
.E4 : Mar 31 : /  25.1 /  24.7 /  24.2 /  23.7
.E5 : Apr 01 : /  23.3 /  23.1 /  22.8 /  22.4
.E6 : Apr 02 : /  22.2 /  22.1 /  21.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  0.01
:     Mar 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.17
:     Mar 27   /  0.01 /  0.05 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 28                           /  0.00
:     Mar 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 30   /  0.00 /  0.07 /  0.02
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  16.7
:     Mar 26   /  22.5 /  15.3 /  12.0 /  14.1
:     Mar 27   /   8.6 /   6.3 /   3.0 /   4.2
:     Mar 28   /   3.7 /  -0.8 /  -3.6 /   0.2
:     Mar 29   /   2.7 /  -2.9 /  -6.3 /   1.1
:     Mar 30   /   9.7 /   7.3 /   5.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Mar 26                           /  26.2
:     Mar 27   /  25.6 /  25.2 /  24.7 /  24.7
:     Mar 28   /  24.5 /  24.7 /  24.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.9 ft at 1000am EDT on Sat, Mar 28
:
.ER PORO1 20150328 Z DC201503281433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 28 :                         /  25.0
.E2 : Mar 29 : /  25.2 /  25.3 /  25.4 /  25.5
.E3 : Mar 30 : /  25.5 /  25.4 /  25.0 /  24.3
.E4 : Mar 31 : /  23.8 /  23.3 /  22.9 /  22.3
.E5 : Apr 01 : /  21.9 /  21.6 /  21.3 /  20.9
.E6 : Apr 02 : /  20.7 /  20.5 /  20.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  0.01
:     Mar 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.05
:     Mar 27   /  0.02 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 28                           /  0.00
:     Mar 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 30   /  0.00 /  0.07 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 25                           /  15.8
:     Mar 26   /  22.1 /  15.1 /  11.3 /  10.5
:     Mar 27   /   8.2 /   5.6 /   2.0 /   2.9
:     Mar 28   /   2.0 /  -2.1 /  -5.6 /  -1.0
:     Mar 29   /   1.7 /  -3.1 /  -6.2 /   0.8
:     Mar 30   /   9.4 /   6.8 /   4.8
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
: JEH
:...END of MESSAGE...




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