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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:27am EST Sunday, November 19, 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:
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
:     Nov 17                           /  14.0
:     Nov 18   /  14.1 /  14.8 /  14.7 /  14.6
:     Nov 19   /  14.4 /  14.5 /  16.2
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 17.9 ft at 1000am EST on Sun, Nov 19
:
.ER RACW2 20171119 Z DC201711191527/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Nov 19 :                         /  20.0
.E2 : Nov 20 : /  24.1 /  25.7 /  26.7 /  27.7
.E3 : Nov 21 : /  28.4 /  28.9 /  28.8 /  28.3
.E4 : Nov 22 : /  27.3 /  25.9 /  24.5 /  23.4
.E5 : Nov 23 : /  22.5 /  21.8 /  21.3 /  20.8
.E6 : Nov 24 : /  20.5 /  20.2 /  20.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /  0.00
:     Nov 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.01
:     Nov 19   /  0.03 /  0.47 /  0.02
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 19                           /  0.01
:     Nov 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /   6.4
:     Nov 17   /   4.2 /   3.4 /   3.2 /   5.3
:     Nov 18   /   8.6 /   2.5 /   9.2 /  15.2
:     Nov 19   /  19.9 /  13.6 /   5.7 /   4.8
:     Nov 20   /   4.3 /  -0.0 /  -1.7 /   2.2
:     Nov 21   /   6.2 /   1.9 /   1.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Nov 17                           /  24.8
:     Nov 18   /  25.0 /  25.1 /  24.9 /  24.6
:     Nov 19   /  24.9 /  24.7 /  25.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.7 ft at 1000am EST on Sun, Nov 19
:
.ER POPW2 20171119 Z DC201711191527/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Nov 19 :                         /  25.8
.E2 : Nov 20 : /  26.2 /  26.8 /  27.4 /  28.0
.E3 : Nov 21 : /  28.3 /  28.5 /  28.5 /  28.4
.E4 : Nov 22 : /  28.1 /  27.7 /  27.1 /  26.6
.E5 : Nov 23 : /  26.2 /  25.8 /  25.7 /  25.6
.E6 : Nov 24 : /  25.6 /  25.5 /  25.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /  0.00
:     Nov 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Nov 19   /  0.04 /  0.37 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 19                           /  0.01
:     Nov 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /   6.1
:     Nov 17   /   4.3 /   3.3 /   3.0 /   5.3
:     Nov 18   /   8.8 /   2.7 /   8.8 /  15.7
:     Nov 19   /  19.6 /  12.9 /   5.6 /   5.0
:     Nov 20   /   4.4 /  -0.1 /  -1.8 /   2.4
:     Nov 21   /   6.5 /   1.8 /   1.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Nov 17                           /  15.2
:     Nov 18   /  15.2 /  16.2 /  16.5 /  15.4E
:     Nov 19   /  15.3E/  15.8 /  15.8
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 17.3 ft at 1000am EST on Sun, Nov 19
:
.ER GALW2 20171119 Z DC201711191527/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Nov 19 :                         /  19.8
.E2 : Nov 20 : /  23.3 /  25.9 /  28.2 /  30.2
.E3 : Nov 21 : /  30.9 /  31.2 /  31.3 /  31.1
.E4 : Nov 22 : /  30.5 /  29.5 /  28.3 /  27.1
.E5 : Nov 23 : /  26.2 /  25.4 /  24.8 /  24.4
.E6 : Nov 24 : /  24.0 /  23.8 /  23.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /  0.00
:     Nov 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Nov 19   /  0.04 /  0.37 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 19                           /  0.00
:     Nov 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /   5.9
:     Nov 17   /   4.3 /   3.3 /   3.0 /   5.2
:     Nov 18   /   9.1 /   3.1 /   9.8 /  16.3
:     Nov 19   /  19.7 /  12.6 /   5.7 /   5.0
:     Nov 20   /   4.4 /  -0.0 /  -1.7 /   2.5
:     Nov 21   /   6.7 /   1.9 /   1.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Nov 17                           /  26.1
:     Nov 18   /  26.1 /  26.2 /  26.4 /  26.2
:     Nov 19   /  25.9 /  25.7 /  25.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.6 ft at 1000am EST on Sun, Nov 19
:
.ER HNTW2 20171119 Z DC201711191527/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Nov 19 :                         /  26.3
.E2 : Nov 20 : /  27.2 /  28.9 /  30.5 /  31.6
.E3 : Nov 21 : /  32.8 /  33.4 /  33.8 /  33.9
.E4 : Nov 22 : /  33.7 /  33.1 /  32.2 /  31.4
.E5 : Nov 23 : /  30.6 /  29.9 /  29.2 /  28.7
.E6 : Nov 24 : /  28.2 /  27.9 /  27.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /  0.00
:     Nov 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Nov 19   /  0.02 /  0.39 /  0.05
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 19                           /  0.01
:     Nov 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /   6.6
:     Nov 17   /   4.7 /   3.3 /   2.8 /   4.7
:     Nov 18   /   9.3 /   3.8 /   9.8 /  16.7
:     Nov 19   /  19.6 /  12.6 /   5.7 /   4.8
:     Nov 20   /   4.3 /   0.0 /  -1.7 /   2.4
:     Nov 21   /   6.8 /   2.3 /   1.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Nov 17                           /  34.6
:     Nov 18   /  34.8 /  34.7 /  34.8 /  34.5
:     Nov 19   /  34.2 /  33.9 /  33.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 33.9 ft at 1000am EST on Sun, Nov 19
:
.ER ASHK2 20171119 Z DC201711191527/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Nov 19 :                         /  34.1
.E2 : Nov 20 : /  34.6 /  35.2 /  36.3 /  36.7
.E3 : Nov 21 : /  37.0 /  37.3 /  37.4 /  37.5
.E4 : Nov 22 : /  37.4 /  37.2 /  36.9 /  36.5
.E5 : Nov 23 : /  36.1 /  35.8 /  35.6 /  35.4
.E6 : Nov 24 : /  35.3 /  35.2 /  35.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /  0.00
:     Nov 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 19   /  0.00 /  0.34 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 19                           /  0.01
:     Nov 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /   7.8
:     Nov 17   /   5.2 /   2.9 /   2.4 /   4.3
:     Nov 18   /   9.7 /   5.1 /  10.6 /  17.1
:     Nov 19   /  19.5 /  12.7 /   5.8 /   4.6
:     Nov 20   /   4.3 /   0.3 /  -1.4 /   2.4
:     Nov 21   /   7.0 /   3.0 /   1.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Nov 17                           /   7.6
:     Nov 18   /   7.0 /   6.3 /   6.2 /   6.2
:     Nov 19   /   6.2 /   6.2 /   6.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 6.3 ft at 1000am EST on Sun, Nov 19
:
.ER GYNK2 20171119 Z DC201711191527/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Nov 19 :                         /   6.2
.E2 : Nov 20 : /   6.2 /   6.2 /   6.2 /   6.8
.E3 : Nov 21 : /   6.7 /   6.7 /   6.6 /   6.6
.E4 : Nov 22 : /   6.5 /   6.5 /   6.5 /   6.5
.E5 : Nov 23 : /   6.5 /   6.5 /   6.5 /   6.4
.E6 : Nov 24 : /   6.4 /   6.4 /   6.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /  0.00
:     Nov 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 19   /  0.01 /  0.35 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 19                           /  0.00
:     Nov 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /   6.7
:     Nov 17   /   3.8 /   1.8 /   1.6 /   3.7
:     Nov 18   /   9.5 /   6.2 /  11.8 /  16.5
:     Nov 19   /  18.4 /  11.0 /   4.8 /   3.6
:     Nov 20   /   3.4 /  -0.4 /  -2.1 /   1.8
:     Nov 21   /   6.5 /   2.9 /   2.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Nov 17                           /  16.7
:     Nov 18   /  16.6 /  16.8 /  17.4 /  18.2
:     Nov 19   /  18.1 /  18.1 /  17.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 17.7 ft at 930am EST on Sun, Nov 19
:
.ER GNUK2 20171119 Z DC201711191527/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Nov 19 :                         /  20.6
.E2 : Nov 20 : /  23.5 /  25.7 /  27.8 /  29.1
.E3 : Nov 21 : /  30.2 /  31.2 /  32.1 /  33.0
.E4 : Nov 22 : /  33.5 /  33.5 /  32.8 /  31.8
.E5 : Nov 23 : /  30.6 /  29.3 /  27.9 /  26.8
.E6 : Nov 24 : /  26.0 /  25.4 /  25.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /  0.00
:     Nov 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Nov 19   /  0.01 /  0.37 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 19                           /  0.00
:     Nov 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /   6.5
:     Nov 17   /   4.1 /   2.9 /   2.3 /   4.1
:     Nov 18   /   9.3 /   5.2 /  10.9 /  16.5
:     Nov 19   /  18.8 /  11.7 /   5.6 /   4.1
:     Nov 20   /   3.9 /   0.1 /  -1.6 /   2.0
:     Nov 21   /   6.7 /   2.9 /   1.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Nov 17                           /  16.2
:     Nov 18   /  16.0 /  16.0 /  16.4 /  17.1
:     Nov 19   /  17.2 /  17.1 /  16.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 16.6 ft at 1000am EST on Sun, Nov 19
:
.ER PORO1 20171119 Z DC201711191527/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Nov 19 :                         /  17.7
.E2 : Nov 20 : /  20.6 /  22.9 /  24.9 /  26.1
.E3 : Nov 21 : /  27.1 /  28.7 /  30.1 /  31.6
.E4 : Nov 22 : /  32.2 /  32.2 /  31.5 /  30.3
.E5 : Nov 23 : /  28.9 /  27.5 /  26.4 /  25.3
.E6 : Nov 24 : /  24.6 /  24.1 /  23.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /  0.00
:     Nov 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Nov 19   /  0.12 /  0.26 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 19                           /  0.00
:     Nov 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Nov 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Nov 16                           /   4.4
:     Nov 17   /   3.5 /   3.0 /   2.6 /   4.3
:     Nov 18   /   8.9 /   4.9 /  10.4 /  15.7
:     Nov 19   /  18.4 /  10.8 /   5.2 /   3.8
:     Nov 20   /   3.5 /  -0.3 /  -2.0 /   1.7
:     Nov 21   /   6.4 /   2.6 /   1.6
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: JEH
:...END of MESSAGE...




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