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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:33am EDT Friday, June 23, 2017

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
:     Jun 21                           /  17.2
:     Jun 22   /  16.9 /  16.3 /  16.0 /  16.0
:     Jun 23   /  16.0 /  16.0 /  15.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.8 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Jun 23
:
.ER RACW2 20170623 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jun 23 :                         /  15.7
.E2 : Jun 24 : /  15.9 /  18.9 /  22.7 /  26.1
.E3 : Jun 25 : /  29.1 /  30.9 /  31.3 /  31.0
.E4 : Jun 26 : /  30.4 /  29.4 /  27.5 /  25.7
.E5 : Jun 27 : /  24.1 /  22.5 /  21.1 /  20.0
.E6 : Jun 28 : /  19.1 /  18.2 /  17.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  0.00
:     Jun 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 22   /  0.03 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 23   /  0.00 /  0.45 /  0.05
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 23                           /  0.07
:     Jun 24   /  0.36 /  1.24 /  0.10 /  0.00
:     Jun 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  24.0
:     Jun 21   /  27.9 /  20.0 /  16.4 /  25.3
:     Jun 22   /  29.7 /  22.4 /  21.4 /  27.2
:     Jun 23   /  28.0 /  22.4 /  21.7 /  25.2
:     Jun 24   /  26.6 /  22.5 /  20.3 /  24.2
:     Jun 25   /  26.7 /  19.6 /  15.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jun 21                           /  25.7
:     Jun 22   /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.7
:     Jun 23   /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.3 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Jun 23
:
.ER POPW2 20170623 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jun 23 :                         /  25.3
.E2 : Jun 24 : /  25.3 /  25.6 /  26.9 /  28.5
.E3 : Jun 25 : /  30.0 /  31.2 /  31.5 /  31.7
.E4 : Jun 26 : /  31.5 /  30.9 /  29.9 /  29.2
.E5 : Jun 27 : /  28.5 /  27.7 /  27.1 /  26.5
.E6 : Jun 28 : /  25.9 /  25.6 /  25.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  0.00
:     Jun 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 22   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 23   /  0.00 /  0.43 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 23                           /  0.08
:     Jun 24   /  0.42 /  1.23 /  0.08 /  0.00
:     Jun 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  24.2
:     Jun 21   /  28.0 /  19.8 /  16.4 /  25.2
:     Jun 22   /  30.0 /  23.0 /  21.1 /  26.8
:     Jun 23   /  27.4 /  21.9 /  21.7 /  25.3
:     Jun 24   /  26.6 /  22.2 /  20.1 /  24.0
:     Jun 25   /  26.6 /  19.3 /  15.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jun 21                           /  20.5
:     Jun 22   /  20.1 /  19.4 /  18.7 /  18.1
:     Jun 23   /  18.0 /  18.0 /  18.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 17.9 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Jun 23
:
.ER GALW2 20170623 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jun 23 :                         /  18.1
.E2 : Jun 24 : /  18.5 /  22.1 /  26.1 /  30.2
.E3 : Jun 25 : /  34.0 /  35.9 /  36.8 /  37.0
.E4 : Jun 26 : /  36.8 /  36.1 /  34.7 /  33.1
.E5 : Jun 27 : /  31.6 /  30.0 /  28.4 /  27.0
.E6 : Jun 28 : /  25.8 /  24.6 /  23.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  0.00
:     Jun 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 22   /  0.08 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 23   /  0.00 /  0.32 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 23                           /  0.07
:     Jun 24   /  0.49 /  1.23 /  0.06 /  0.00
:     Jun 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  24.9
:     Jun 21   /  28.1 /  20.3 /  16.7 /  25.1
:     Jun 22   /  30.6 /  23.8 /  21.3 /  26.8
:     Jun 23   /  27.1 /  21.7 /  21.8 /  25.6
:     Jun 24   /  26.7 /  22.3 /  20.1 /  24.1
:     Jun 25   /  26.7 /  19.4 /  15.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jun 21                           /  27.5
:     Jun 22   /  27.4 /  27.1 /  26.8 /  26.5
:     Jun 23   /  26.4 /  26.5 /  26.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.4 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Jun 23
:
.ER HNTW2 20170623 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jun 23 :                         /  26.4
.E2 : Jun 24 : /  26.4 /  26.6 /  28.2 /  31.0
.E3 : Jun 25 : /  34.2 /  36.6 /  37.9 /  38.5
.E4 : Jun 26 : /  38.7 /  38.7 /  38.2 /  37.3
.E5 : Jun 27 : /  35.9 /  34.7 /  33.2 /  31.7
.E6 : Jun 28 : /  30.7 /  29.8 /  28.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  0.00
:     Jun 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 22   /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 23   /  0.03 /  0.38 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 23                           /  0.05
:     Jun 24   /  0.42 /  1.41 /  0.07 /  0.00
:     Jun 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  24.8
:     Jun 21   /  28.4 /  21.0 /  17.2 /  25.2
:     Jun 22   /  30.5 /  24.3 /  21.2 /  26.4
:     Jun 23   /  26.2 /  21.8 /  21.8 /  25.6
:     Jun 24   /  26.8 /  22.4 /  20.2 /  24.0
:     Jun 25   /  26.6 /  19.7 /  15.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jun 21                           /  35.2
:     Jun 22   /  35.2 /  35.1 /  34.9 /  34.7
:     Jun 23   /  34.6 /  34.6 /  34.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.6 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Jun 23
:
.ER ASHK2 20170623 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jun 23 :                         /  34.6
.E2 : Jun 24 : /  34.6 /  34.7 /  35.4 /  36.5
.E3 : Jun 25 : /  37.9 /  38.8 /  40.0 /  40.9
.E4 : Jun 26 : /  41.4 /  41.5 /  41.1 /  40.4
.E5 : Jun 27 : /  39.2 /  38.4 /  37.6 /  36.9
.E6 : Jun 28 : /  36.4 /  36.0 /  35.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  0.00
:     Jun 21   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 23   /  0.12 /  0.36 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 23                           /  0.03
:     Jun 24   /  0.34 /  1.72 /  0.08 /  0.00
:     Jun 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  24.6
:     Jun 21   /  28.1 /  21.5 /  17.5 /  26.1
:     Jun 22   /  30.1 /  24.4 /  20.9 /  25.9
:     Jun 23   /  24.9 /  21.7 /  21.6 /  25.6
:     Jun 24   /  26.5 /  22.3 /  20.3 /  23.9
:     Jun 25   /  26.3 /  19.9 /  16.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
: Rise above flood river stage around 1AM EDT on Sat, Jun 24
.AR GYNK2 20170624 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH06/HGIFFX :crest:   24.9
: Crest near   24.9 ft around 2AM EDT on Sat, Jun 24
: Fall below flood level around 12PM EDT on Sat, Jun 24
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 21                           /   4.6
:     Jun 22   /   4.6 /   4.5 /   4.4 /   4.4
:     Jun 23   /   4.3 /   4.5 /   4.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 4.7 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Jun 23
:
.ER GYNK2 20170623 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jun 23 :                         /   5.8
.E2 : Jun 24 : /   6.4 /  24.9 /  24.5 /  19.8
.E3 : Jun 25 : /  13.9 /  10.8 /   9.9 /   9.2
.E4 : Jun 26 : /   8.6 /   8.1 /   7.6 /   7.3
.E5 : Jun 27 : /   6.6 /   6.3 /   6.1 /   5.8
.E6 : Jun 28 : /   5.6 /   5.5 /   5.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  0.00
:     Jun 21   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 23   /  0.13 /  0.60 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 23                           /  0.03
:     Jun 24   /  0.43 /  1.83 /  0.07 /  0.00
:     Jun 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  23.8
:     Jun 21   /  27.0 /  21.2 /  17.6 /  25.7
:     Jun 22   /  28.9 /  23.9 /  20.5 /  24.8
:     Jun 23   /  23.2 /  21.1 /  21.2 /  24.5
:     Jun 24   /  25.2 /  21.4 /  19.5 /  22.7
:     Jun 25   /  25.0 /  19.2 /  15.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jun 21                           /  23.5
:     Jun 22   /  22.7 /  22.2 /  21.5 /  20.7
:     Jun 23   /  20.2 /  19.8 /  19.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 19.7 ft at 930am EDT on Fri, Jun 23
:
.ER GNUK2 20170623 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jun 23 :                         /  19.5
.E2 : Jun 24 : /  19.3 /  20.1 /  22.0 /  26.3
.E3 : Jun 25 : /  29.9 /  33.3 /  36.8 /  39.0
.E4 : Jun 26 : /  40.5 /  41.3 /  41.7 /  41.5
.E5 : Jun 27 : /  40.8 /  39.6 /  37.9 /  35.4
.E6 : Jun 28 : /  32.8 /  30.7 /  29.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  0.00
:     Jun 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 23   /  0.12 /  0.31 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 23                           /  0.04
:     Jun 24   /  0.51 /  1.57 /  0.06 /  0.00
:     Jun 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  24.3
:     Jun 21   /  27.7 /  21.6 /  17.5 /  25.0
:     Jun 22   /  29.5 /  24.4 /  21.2 /  25.3
:     Jun 23   /  24.6 /  21.5 /  21.5 /  25.1
:     Jun 24   /  26.0 /  22.0 /  20.0 /  23.3
:     Jun 25   /  25.8 /  19.7 /  15.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
.AR PORO1 20170626 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH12/HGIFFX :crest:   39.0
: Crest near   39.0 ft around 8AM EDT on Mon, Jun 26
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 21                           /  23.1
:     Jun 22   /  22.6 /  22.1 /  21.5 /  21.0
:     Jun 23   /  20.3 /  19.9 /  19.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 19.6 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Jun 23
:
.ER PORO1 20170623 Z DC201706231433/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jun 23 :                         /  19.4
.E2 : Jun 24 : /  19.1 /  20.0 /  21.7 /  25.9
.E3 : Jun 25 : /  29.1 /  31.7 /  34.4 /  36.3
.E4 : Jun 26 : /  37.8 /  38.7 /  39.0 /  38.8
.E5 : Jun 27 : /  38.0 /  36.8 /  35.3 /  33.0
.E6 : Jun 28 : /  30.8 /  28.8 /  27.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  0.00
:     Jun 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 22   /  0.11 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jun 23   /  0.06 /  0.36 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 23                           /  0.08
:     Jun 24   /  0.75 /  1.02 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Jun 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jun 20                           /  24.1
:     Jun 21   /  27.8 /  21.5 /  17.5 /  24.1
:     Jun 22   /  29.5 /  24.6 /  21.8 /  25.4
:     Jun 23   /  25.4 /  21.4 /  21.8 /  24.8
:     Jun 24   /  25.5 /  22.1 /  19.7 /  23.1
:     Jun 25   /  25.6 /  19.5 /  15.3
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: JEH
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