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RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:31am EST Wednesday, January 29, 2020

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 27                           /  27.4
:     Jan 28   /  26.7 /  25.6 /  24.8 /  24.1
:     Jan 29   /  23.2 /  22.7 /  22.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 22.3 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Jan 29
:
.ER RACW2 20200129 Z DC202001291431/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  21.8
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  21.4 /  21.0 /  20.5 /  20.0
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  19.6 /  19.1 /  18.5 /  18.1
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  17.8 /  17.5 /  17.2 /  16.9
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  16.6 /  16.3 /  16.0 /  15.6
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  15.3 /  15.1 /  14.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.00
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.00
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /   1.5
:     Jan 27   /   3.2 /   1.9 /   0.4 /   1.8
:     Jan 28   /   4.4 /   2.7 /   1.5 /   1.7
:     Jan 29   /   2.3 /   1.4 /   0.7 /   0.7
:     Jan 30   /   3.3 /  -0.2 /  -1.3 /   1.7
:     Jan 31   /   5.3 /   0.9 /   0.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  29.2
:     Jan 28   /  28.8 /  28.5 /  27.8 /  27.5
:     Jan 29   /  27.3 /  26.8 /  26.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.7 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Jan 29
:
.ER POPW2 20200129 Z DC202001291431/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  26.5
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  26.3 /  26.1 /  25.8 /  25.7
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.5 /  25.5
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  25.5 /  25.4 /  25.3 /  25.3
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  25.3 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.1
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  25.0 /  25.0 /  25.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.00
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.00
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /   1.7
:     Jan 27   /   3.6 /   1.2 /  -0.1 /   1.6
:     Jan 28   /   4.5 /   2.6 /   1.4 /   1.8
:     Jan 29   /   2.4 /   1.3 /   0.6 /   0.8
:     Jan 30   /   3.4 /  -0.2 /  -1.4 /   1.8
:     Jan 31   /   5.4 /   0.8 /   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 27                           /  33.9
:     Jan 28   /  33.6 /  32.5 /  31.3 /  30.7
:     Jan 29   /  29.8 /  28.9 /  28.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 28.0 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Jan 29
:
.ER GALW2 20200129 Z DC202001291431/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  27.6
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  27.2 /  26.8 /  26.3 /  25.8
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  25.4 /  25.0 /  24.2 /  23.7
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  23.3 /  22.9 /  22.4 /  22.0
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  21.6 /  21.1 /  20.6 /  20.1
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  19.5 /  19.0 /  18.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.00
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.00
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /   1.9
:     Jan 27   /   3.9 /   1.1 /   0.1 /   1.9
:     Jan 28   /   4.4 /   2.5 /   1.4 /   1.8
:     Jan 29   /   2.4 /   1.3 /   0.5 /   0.9
:     Jan 30   /   3.3 /  -0.2 /  -1.4 /   1.9
:     Jan 31   /   5.5 /   0.8 /   0.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 27                           /  34.9
:     Jan 28   /  34.8 /  34.2 /  33.7 /  32.9
:     Jan 29   /  32.3 /  31.8 /  31.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 31.1 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Jan 29
:
.ER HNTW2 20200129 Z DC202001291431/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  30.7
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  30.3 /  29.9 /  29.4 /  28.9
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  28.3 /  27.9 /  27.7 /  27.4
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  27.1 /  27.0 /  26.8 /  26.7
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  26.6 /  26.5 /  26.4 /  26.4
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  26.3 /  26.2 /  26.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.00
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.00
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /   2.0
:     Jan 27   /   4.0 /   0.6 /   0.0 /   2.2
:     Jan 28   /   5.0 /   2.5 /   1.4 /   1.8
:     Jan 29   /   2.3 /   1.4 /   0.6 /   0.9
:     Jan 30   /   3.4 /   0.0 /  -1.2 /   1.9
:     Jan 31   /   5.6 /   1.2 /   0.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  39.4
:     Jan 28   /  39.3 /  39.0 /  38.7 /  38.1
:     Jan 29   /  37.7 /  37.6 /  37.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 37.0 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Jan 29
:
.ER ASHK2 20200129 Z DC202001291431/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  36.9
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  36.6 /  36.4 /  36.2 /  35.9
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  35.8 /  35.6 /  35.4 /  35.3
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  35.1 /  35.0 /  35.0 /  34.9
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  34.9 /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.7
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.00
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.00
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /   2.4
:     Jan 27   /   4.9 /   1.4 /   1.0 /   3.7
:     Jan 28   /   6.1 /   2.8 /   1.7 /   2.0
:     Jan 29   /   2.4 /   1.5 /   0.9 /   1.0
:     Jan 30   /   3.5 /   0.7 /  -0.7 /   2.0
:     Jan 31   /   5.9 /   2.3 /   1.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 27                           /   8.4
:     Jan 28   /   6.9 /   6.5 /   6.4 /   6.3
:     Jan 29   /   6.7 /   6.8 /   6.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 6.7 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Jan 29
:
.ER GYNK2 20200129 Z DC202001291431/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /   6.5
.E2 : Jan 30 : /   6.4 /   6.2 /   6.1 /   5.9
.E3 : Jan 31 : /   5.9 /   5.9 /   5.8 /   5.8
.E4 : Feb 01 : /   5.8 /   5.8 /   5.8 /   5.8
.E5 : Feb 02 : /   5.8 /   5.7 /   5.7 /   5.7
.E6 : Feb 03 : /   5.7 /   5.7 /   5.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.00
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.00
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /   1.8
:     Jan 27   /   4.9 /   2.7 /   2.5 /   3.9
:     Jan 28   /   5.8 /   2.4 /   1.1 /   1.4
:     Jan 29   /   1.8 /   0.8 /   0.4 /   0.7
:     Jan 30   /   3.1 /   0.9 /  -0.6 /   1.7
:     Jan 31   /   5.6 /   2.6 /   1.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  37.5
:     Jan 28   /  37.7 /  37.6 /  36.9 /  36.1
:     Jan 29   /  35.0 /  34.0 /  33.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 32.9 ft at 845am EST on Wed, Jan 29
:
.ER GNUK2 20200129 Z DC202001291431/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  32.1
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  31.1 /  30.2 /  29.5 /  28.9
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  28.2 /  27.5 /  26.6 /  26.0
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  25.3 /  24.8 /  24.4 /  24.1
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  23.8 /  23.5 /  23.2 /  22.8
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  22.2 /  21.7 /  21.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.00
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.00
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /   2.1
:     Jan 27   /   4.5 /   1.7 /   1.2 /   2.9
:     Jan 28   /   5.0 /   2.3 /   1.5 /   1.8
:     Jan 29   /   2.0 /   1.2 /   0.7 /   0.8
:     Jan 30   /   3.2 /   0.7 /  -0.8 /   1.8
:     Jan 31   /   5.5 /   2.0 /   1.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  35.8
:     Jan 28   /  35.9 /  35.9 /  35.4 /  34.7
:     Jan 29   /  33.8 /  32.8 /  31.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 31.6 ft at 900am EST on Wed, Jan 29
:
.ER PORO1 20200129 Z DC202001291431/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  30.9
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  29.8 /  28.9 /  28.1 /  27.3
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  26.5 /  25.7 /  24.9 /  24.2
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  23.5 /  22.9 /  22.4 /  22.0
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  21.7 /  21.4 /  21.0 /  20.6
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  20.2 /  19.9 /  19.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.00
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.00
:     Jan 30   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /   1.5
:     Jan 27   /   3.8 /   1.3 /   0.0 /   1.2
:     Jan 28   /   3.5 /   1.8 /   1.0 /   1.4
:     Jan 29   /   1.6 /   0.7 /   0.1 /   0.3
:     Jan 30   /   2.8 /   0.2 /  -1.2 /   1.5
:     Jan 31   /   5.1 /   1.1 /   0.2
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: Noel
:...END of MESSAGE...



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