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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:35am EST Friday, January 15, 2021

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
:     Jan 13                           /  16.4
:     Jan 14   /  16.1 /  14.2 /  13.7 /  13.6
:     Jan 15   /  14.2 /  15.0 /  15.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 14.9 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Jan 15
:
.ER RACW2 20210115 Z DC202101151435/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 15 :                         /  14.8
.E2 : Jan 16 : /  14.5 /  14.5 /  14.7 /  14.6
.E3 : Jan 17 : /  14.4 /  14.2 /  14.3 /  14.4
.E4 : Jan 18 : /  14.4 /  14.4 /  14.3 /  14.3
.E5 : Jan 19 : /  14.1 /  14.0 /  13.8 /  13.7
.E6 : Jan 20 : /  13.5 /  13.4 /  13.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  0.00
:     Jan 13   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 15                           /  0.23
:     Jan 16   /  0.04 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01
:     Jan 17   /  0.01 /  0.03 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  -2.7
:     Jan 13   /  -0.0 /  -4.6 /  -6.1 /   0.3
:     Jan 14   /   7.0 /   1.0 /  -0.8 /   3.4
:     Jan 15   /   8.9 /   1.3 /   2.4 /   3.8
:     Jan 16   /   3.5 /   0.1 /  -0.6 /   1.3
:     Jan 17   /   2.3 /   0.2 /   0.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 13                           /  25.5
:     Jan 14   /  25.4 /  25.0 /  25.1 /  24.7
:     Jan 15   /  25.0 /  25.6 /  25.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.4 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Jan 15
:
.ER POPW2 20210115 Z DC202101151435/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 15 :                         /  25.4
.E2 : Jan 16 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E3 : Jan 17 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E4 : Jan 18 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E5 : Jan 19 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E6 : Jan 20 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  0.00
:     Jan 13   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 15                           /  0.23
:     Jan 16   /  0.02 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01
:     Jan 17   /  0.01 /  0.03 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  -2.9
:     Jan 13   /   0.3 /  -4.8 /  -6.1 /   0.4
:     Jan 14   /   7.1 /   1.2 /  -1.1 /   3.4
:     Jan 15   /   9.1 /   1.9 /   2.6 /   3.7
:     Jan 16   /   3.9 /   0.0 /  -0.8 /   1.3
:     Jan 17   /   2.4 /   0.1 /   0.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 13                           /  20.0
:     Jan 14   /  18.0 /  17.2 /  15.8 /  14.5
:     Jan 15   /  14.2 /  15.4 /  16.5
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 16.6 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Jan 15
:
.ER GALW2 20210115 Z DC202101151435/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 15 :                         /  16.3
.E2 : Jan 16 : /  15.7 /  15.2 /  15.2 /  15.2
.E3 : Jan 17 : /  14.9 /  14.9 /  15.1 /  15.4
.E4 : Jan 18 : /  15.6 /  15.7 /  15.7 /  15.7
.E5 : Jan 19 : /  15.7 /  15.6 /  15.4 /  15.3
.E6 : Jan 20 : /  15.1 /  15.0 /  14.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  0.00
:     Jan 13   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 15                           /  0.21
:     Jan 16   /  0.02 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01
:     Jan 17   /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  -3.8
:     Jan 13   /  -0.3 /  -5.2 /  -6.4 /   0.3
:     Jan 14   /   7.3 /   1.5 /  -1.1 /   3.7
:     Jan 15   /   9.4 /   2.6 /   3.5 /   3.9
:     Jan 16   /   4.2 /   0.1 /  -0.8 /   1.4
:     Jan 17   /   2.6 /   0.2 /   0.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 13                           /  26.2
:     Jan 14   /  26.6 /  26.6 /  25.9 /  25.6
:     Jan 15   /  25.5 /  25.8 /  26.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.1 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Jan 15
:
.ER HNTW2 20210115 Z DC202101151435/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 15 :                         /  26.2
.E2 : Jan 16 : /  26.0 /  25.8 /  25.8 /  25.9
.E3 : Jan 17 : /  25.9 /  25.8 /  25.8 /  25.9
.E4 : Jan 18 : /  25.9 /  25.9 /  25.9 /  25.9
.E5 : Jan 19 : /  25.9 /  25.9 /  25.9 /  25.8
.E6 : Jan 20 : /  25.8 /  25.8 /  25.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  0.00
:     Jan 13   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 15                           /  0.20
:     Jan 16   /  0.02 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01
:     Jan 17   /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  -1.5
:     Jan 13   /   2.5 /  -3.7 /  -5.3 /   0.8
:     Jan 14   /   7.4 /   1.2 /  -1.2 /   3.8
:     Jan 15   /   9.8 /   3.3 /   2.8 /   3.9
:     Jan 16   /   4.6 /   0.4 /  -0.6 /   1.3
:     Jan 17   /   2.7 /   0.3 /   0.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 13                           /  34.7
:     Jan 14   /  34.9 /  35.0 /  34.5 /  34.0
:     Jan 15   /  34.2 /  34.3 /  34.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.5 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Jan 15
:
.ER ASHK2 20210115 Z DC202101151435/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 15 :                         /  34.6
.E2 : Jan 16 : /  34.6 /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5
.E3 : Jan 17 : /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5
.E4 : Jan 18 : /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5
.E5 : Jan 19 : /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5
.E6 : Jan 20 : /  34.4 /  34.4 /  34.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  0.00
:     Jan 13   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 15                           /  0.17
:     Jan 16   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01
:     Jan 17   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  -1.3
:     Jan 13   /   3.0 /  -2.7 /  -4.0 /   0.8
:     Jan 14   /   7.3 /   2.0 /  -0.2 /   4.2
:     Jan 15   /   9.8 /   4.4 /   3.9 /   4.1
:     Jan 16   /   5.1 /   0.8 /  -0.4 /   1.3
:     Jan 17   /   2.6 /   0.4 /   0.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 13                           /   5.7
:     Jan 14   /   5.7 /   5.4 /   5.0 /   5.0
:     Jan 15   /   5.0 /   4.9 /   4.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 4.9 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Jan 15
:
.ER GYNK2 20210115 Z DC202101151435/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 15 :                         /   5.1
.E2 : Jan 16 : /   5.1 /   5.0 /   5.0 /   5.0
.E3 : Jan 17 : /   5.0 /   5.0 /   5.0 /   5.0
.E4 : Jan 18 : /   5.0 /   5.0 /   4.9 /   4.9
.E5 : Jan 19 : /   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9
.E6 : Jan 20 : /   4.9 /   4.9 /   4.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  0.00
:     Jan 13   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 15                           /  0.11
:     Jan 16   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.01
:     Jan 17   /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  -2.8
:     Jan 13   /   1.5 /  -1.7 /  -2.8 /   0.7
:     Jan 14   /   6.6 /   2.2 /   0.6 /   3.8
:     Jan 15   /   9.5 /   5.3 /   5.3 /   3.5
:     Jan 16   /   4.7 /   0.7 /  -0.8 /   0.7
:     Jan 17   /   1.9 /   0.2 /  -0.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 13                           /  18.2
:     Jan 14   /  18.7 /  18.9 /  18.6 /  17.2
:     Jan 15   /  15.7 /  15.5 /  17.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 17.2 ft at 845am EST on Fri, Jan 15
:
.ER GNUK2 20210115 Z DC202101151435/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 15 :                         /  17.5
.E2 : Jan 16 : /  17.6 /  17.4 /  17.0 /  17.0
.E3 : Jan 17 : /  17.4 /  17.3 /  17.1 /  17.0
.E4 : Jan 18 : /  17.2 /  17.4 /  17.5 /  17.5
.E5 : Jan 19 : /  17.5 /  17.5 /  17.4 /  17.2
.E6 : Jan 20 : /  17.0 /  16.9 /  16.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  0.00
:     Jan 13   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 15                           /  0.14
:     Jan 16   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.01
:     Jan 17   /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  -3.1
:     Jan 13   /   1.1 /  -2.8 /  -4.0 /   0.5
:     Jan 14   /   7.2 /   2.3 /   0.3 /   3.9
:     Jan 15   /   9.6 /   5.1 /   4.4 /   3.8
:     Jan 16   /   4.9 /   0.6 /  -0.6 /   1.1
:     Jan 17   /   2.3 /   0.5 /   0.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 13                           /  17.4
:     Jan 14   /  17.7 /  18.0 /  17.9 /  17.3
:     Jan 15   /  16.2 /  15.8 /  16.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 16.6 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Jan 15
:
.ER PORO1 20210115 Z DC202101151435/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 15 :                         /  17.0
.E2 : Jan 16 : /  17.3 /  17.1 /  16.7 /  16.6
.E3 : Jan 17 : /  16.9 /  16.9 /  16.7 /  16.7
.E4 : Jan 18 : /  16.8 /  16.9 /  17.0 /  17.0
.E5 : Jan 19 : /  17.0 /  17.0 /  16.9 /  16.8
.E6 : Jan 20 : /  16.7 /  16.6 /  16.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  0.00
:     Jan 13   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 14   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 15   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 15                           /  0.14
:     Jan 16   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.01
:     Jan 17   /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.01
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 12                           /  -4.4
:     Jan 13   /  -1.1 /  -4.2 /  -4.7 /   0.2
:     Jan 14   /   7.2 /   2.8 /   0.4 /   3.2
:     Jan 15   /   9.0 /   4.9 /   4.5 /   3.4
:     Jan 16   /   4.4 /   0.4 /  -0.9 /   0.9
:     Jan 17   /   2.1 /   0.5 /   0.2
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: Fliehman
:...END of MESSAGE...




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