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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:21am EDT Monday, May 2, 2016

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://weather.gov/erh/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
:     Apr 30                           /  15.9
:     May 01   /  15.7 /  15.3 /  14.9 /  14.7
:     May 02   /  15.3 /  15.4 /  15.8
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 16.1 ft at 1000am EDT on Mon, May 2
:
.ER RACW2 20160502 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 02 :                         /  16.9
.E2 : May 03 : /  18.0 /  18.8 /  19.4 /  19.8
.E3 : May 04 : /  19.9 /  19.8 /  19.7 /  19.5
.E4 : May 05 : /  18.9 /  18.4 /  18.2 /  18.0
.E5 : May 06 : /  17.7 /  17.1 /  16.4 /  15.8
.E6 : May 07 : /  15.5 /  15.2 /  15.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.00
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     May 01   /  0.18 /  0.24 /  0.34 /  0.00
:     May 02   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.18
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 02                           /  0.00
:     May 03   /  0.10 /  0.08 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     May 04   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  13.9
:     Apr 30   /  18.9 /  13.1 /  10.4 /  14.4
:     May 01   /  15.9 /  15.5 /  15.8 /  19.0
:     May 02   /  23.3 /  17.0 /  15.1 /  18.6
:     May 03   /  21.5 /  15.7 /  11.9 /  13.3
:     May 04   /  16.2 /  11.7 /   9.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 30                           /  24.8
:     May 01   /  24.9 /  24.9 /  24.4 /  25.0
:     May 02   /  25.1 /  25.3 /  25.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.4 ft at 1000am EDT on Mon, May 2
:
.ER POPW2 20160502 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 02 :                         /  26.1
.E2 : May 03 : /  26.7 /  27.1 /  27.5 /  27.9
.E3 : May 04 : /  28.2 /  28.5 /  28.7 /  28.7
.E4 : May 05 : /  28.3 /  27.8 /  27.5 /  27.2
.E5 : May 06 : /  26.8 /  26.3 /  25.7 /  25.6
.E6 : May 07 : /  25.4 /  25.3 /  25.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.00
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02
:     May 01   /  0.16 /  0.24 /  0.41 /  0.01
:     May 02   /  0.10 /  0.03 /  0.11
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 02                           /  0.00
:     May 03   /  0.11 /  0.08 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     May 04   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  14.9
:     Apr 30   /  20.3 /  14.0 /  11.1 /  14.3
:     May 01   /  15.7 /  15.7 /  16.2 /  19.7
:     May 02   /  23.5 /  16.9 /  15.0 /  18.6
:     May 03   /  21.6 /  15.8 /  12.0 /  13.4
:     May 04   /  16.2 /  12.0 /   9.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 30                           /  19.4
:     May 01   /  19.3 /  19.3 /  19.1 /  18.3
:     May 02   /  21.2 /  22.5 /  23.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 23.9 ft at 900am EDT on Mon, May 2
:
.ER GALW2 20160502 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 02 :                         /  25.8
.E2 : May 03 : /  27.3 /  28.2 /  29.2 /  30.0
.E3 : May 04 : /  30.7 /  31.3 /  31.7 /  31.7
.E4 : May 05 : /  31.0 /  30.0 /  29.2 /  28.4
.E5 : May 06 : /  27.5 /  26.4 /  25.1 /  24.0
.E6 : May 07 : /  23.1 /  22.3 /  21.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.00
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03
:     May 01   /  0.16 /  0.26 /  0.43 /  0.05
:     May 02   /  0.03 /  0.22 /  0.05
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 02                           /  0.00
:     May 03   /  0.10 /  0.07 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     May 04   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  16.0
:     Apr 30   /  21.0 /  14.5 /  11.6 /  14.0
:     May 01   /  15.4 /  15.7 /  16.6 /  20.1
:     May 02   /  23.2 /  16.6 /  15.3 /  18.9
:     May 03   /  21.7 /  16.0 /  12.2 /  13.6
:     May 04   /  16.2 /  12.2 /  10.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 30                           /  26.5
:     May 01   /  26.5 /  26.4 /  26.5 /  26.5
:     May 02   /  27.6 /  29.0 /  29.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 29.9 ft at 1000am EDT on Mon, May 2
:
.ER HNTW2 20160502 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 02 :                         /  30.8
.E2 : May 03 : /  31.4 /  31.9 /  32.7 /  33.6
.E3 : May 04 : /  34.3 /  34.8 /  35.2 /  35.4
.E4 : May 05 : /  35.3 /  34.8 /  34.1 /  33.2
.E5 : May 06 : /  32.4 /  31.6 /  30.9 /  30.0
.E6 : May 07 : /  28.9 /  28.0 /  27.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.00
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04
:     May 01   /  0.17 /  0.29 /  0.55 /  0.05
:     May 02   /  0.32 /  0.06 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 02                           /  0.00
:     May 03   /  0.15 /  0.09 /  0.03 /  0.01
:     May 04   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  16.7
:     Apr 30   /  22.4 /  15.3 /  12.5 /  14.5
:     May 01   /  15.7 /  16.0 /  16.5 /  20.1
:     May 02   /  22.7 /  16.2 /  15.4 /  18.6
:     May 03   /  21.5 /  16.1 /  12.5 /  13.9
:     May 04   /  16.4 /  12.5 /  10.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 30                           /  34.1
:     May 01   /  34.3 /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.4
:     May 02   /  34.9 /  35.8 /  36.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 36.2 ft at 1000am EDT on Mon, May 2
:
.ER ASHK2 20160502 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 02 :                         /  36.7
.E2 : May 03 : /  37.0 /  37.3 /  37.5 /  37.9
.E3 : May 04 : /  38.2 /  38.5 /  38.7 /  38.9
.E4 : May 05 : /  38.9 /  38.7 /  38.3 /  37.9
.E5 : May 06 : /  37.5 /  37.1 /  36.7 /  36.3
.E6 : May 07 : /  35.9 /  35.6 /  35.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.00
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.05
:     May 01   /  0.19 /  0.38 /  0.70 /  0.05
:     May 02   /  0.77 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 02                           /  0.00
:     May 03   /  0.19 /  0.10 /  0.03 /  0.02
:     May 04   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  16.7
:     Apr 30   /  23.5 /  16.4 /  13.6 /  15.4
:     May 01   /  15.9 /  16.2 /  16.4 /  20.1
:     May 02   /  21.5 /  15.7 /  15.7 /  18.6
:     May 03   /  21.4 /  16.2 /  12.7 /  14.1
:     May 04   /  16.6 /  12.5 /  10.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 30                           /   5.9
:     May 01   /   5.8 /   5.8 /   6.9 /  11.5
:     May 02   /  15.0 /  17.4 /  15.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 15.0 ft at 1000am EDT on Mon, May 2
:
.ER GYNK2 20160502 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 02 :                         /  14.4
.E2 : May 03 : /  13.0 /  12.9 /  13.7 /  13.9
.E3 : May 04 : /  12.8 /  12.2 /  11.2 /  10.9
.E4 : May 05 : /  10.4 /   9.6 /   9.0 /   8.6
.E5 : May 06 : /   8.5 /   8.4 /   8.3 /   8.2
.E6 : May 07 : /   8.1 /   8.0 /   7.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.00
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.05 /  0.09
:     May 01   /  0.18 /  0.42 /  0.75 /  0.03
:     May 02   /  0.58 /  0.02 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 02                           /  0.00
:     May 03   /  0.17 /  0.06 /  0.01 /  0.02
:     May 04   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  15.3
:     Apr 30   /  21.9 /  15.7 /  13.1 /  15.0
:     May 01   /  15.8 /  15.7 /  16.0 /  19.7
:     May 02   /  21.5 /  15.2 /  15.6 /  18.6
:     May 03   /  21.2 /  15.7 /  12.4 /  14.1
:     May 04   /  16.6 /  11.7 /   9.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 30                           /  22.0
:     May 01   /  21.9 /  21.9 /  21.9 /  21.5
:     May 02   /  23.0 /  26.7 /  28.8
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 29.1 ft at 930am EDT on Mon, May 2
:
.ER GNUK2 20160502 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 02 :                         /  30.8
.E2 : May 03 : /  32.4 /  33.5 /  34.3 /  35.1
.E3 : May 04 : /  36.2 /  37.3 /  38.3 /  39.0
.E4 : May 05 : /  39.5 /  39.6 /  39.3 /  38.2
.E5 : May 06 : /  36.9 /  35.5 /  34.0 /  32.4
.E6 : May 07 : /  30.8 /  29.3 /  27.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.00
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.06
:     May 01   /  0.17 /  0.36 /  0.59 /  0.07
:     May 02   /  0.50 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 02                           /  0.00
:     May 03   /  0.14 /  0.05 /  0.01 /  0.02
:     May 04   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  16.2
:     Apr 30   /  22.3 /  15.7 /  13.0 /  14.4
:     May 01   /  15.6 /  15.8 /  16.3 /  19.6
:     May 02   /  20.9 /  15.5 /  15.9 /  18.4
:     May 03   /  21.3 /  15.9 /  12.3 /  13.8
:     May 04   /  16.5 /  12.3 /  10.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 20160505 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH06/HGIFFX :crest:   37.0
: Crest near   37.0 ft around 2AM EDT on Thu, May 5
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 30                           /  21.6
:     May 01   /  21.4 /  21.4 /  21.4 /  21.5
:     May 02   /  22.0 /  24.9 /  27.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 27.8 ft at 1000am EDT on Mon, May 2
:
.ER PORO1 20160502 Z DC201605021421/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 02 :                         /  29.0
.E2 : May 03 : /  30.4 /  31.3 /  32.1 /  32.8
.E3 : May 04 : /  33.7 /  34.7 /  35.7 /  36.5
.E4 : May 05 : /  36.8 /  37.0 /  36.6 /  35.6
.E5 : May 06 : /  34.4 /  33.1 /  31.7 /  30.4
.E6 : May 07 : /  28.9 /  27.4 /  25.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  0.00
:     Apr 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04
:     May 01   /  0.15 /  0.19 /  0.19 /  0.05
:     May 02   /  0.09 /  0.17 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 02                           /  0.00
:     May 03   /  0.09 /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     May 04   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 29                           /  15.2
:     Apr 30   /  20.2 /  14.5 /  12.0 /  13.0
:     May 01   /  14.5 /  15.3 /  16.3 /  19.3
:     May 02   /  21.8 /  16.1 /  15.8 /  18.8
:     May 03   /  21.6 /  15.8 /  11.8 /  14.0
:     May 04   /  16.4 /  12.5 /  10.2
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: Noel
:...END of MESSAGE...




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