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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:16am EDT Friday, October 18, 2019

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
:     Oct 16                           /  14.1
:     Oct 17   /  14.2 /  13.9 /  13.7 /  13.6
:     Oct 18   /  13.5 /  13.6 /  13.8
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.9 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Oct 18
:
.ER RACW2 20191018 Z DC201910181416/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 18 :                         /  13.8
.E2 : Oct 19 : /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.6 /  13.6
.E3 : Oct 20 : /  13.6 /  13.6 /  13.6 /  13.6
.E4 : Oct 21 : /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5
.E5 : Oct 22 : /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5
.E6 : Oct 23 : /  13.4 /  13.4 /  13.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.48 /  0.29
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 18                           /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  14.0
:     Oct 16   /  22.5 /  13.1 /  14.1 /  11.2
:     Oct 17   /   9.3 /   8.4 /   7.9 /  10.1
:     Oct 18   /  12.3 /   7.1 /   3.9 /   9.5
:     Oct 19   /  13.8 /   6.7 /   3.6 /  12.4
:     Oct 20   /  19.3 /  12.7 /  10.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 16                           /  25.5
:     Oct 17   /  25.4 /  25.3 /  25.1 /  25.0
:     Oct 18   /  25.0 /  25.0 /  25.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.3 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Oct 18
:
.ER POPW2 20191018 Z DC201910181416/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 18 :                         /  25.3
.E2 : Oct 19 : /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.2
.E3 : Oct 20 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E4 : Oct 21 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2
.E5 : Oct 22 : /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.1
.E6 : Oct 23 : /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.42 /  0.24
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 18                           /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  13.8
:     Oct 16   /  22.4 /  13.2 /  14.0 /  11.0
:     Oct 17   /   9.4 /   8.6 /   7.7 /  10.2
:     Oct 18   /  12.7 /   6.7 /   3.7 /   9.7
:     Oct 19   /  14.1 /   6.4 /   3.5 /  12.3
:     Oct 20   /  19.3 /  12.2 /   9.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 16                           /  13.8
:     Oct 17   /  14.1 /  14.4 /  13.9 /  13.9
:     Oct 18   /  13.8 /  13.7 /  13.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.7 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Oct 18
:
.ER GALW2 20191018 Z DC201910181416/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 18 :                         /  13.7
.E2 : Oct 19 : /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.7
.E3 : Oct 20 : /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.7
.E4 : Oct 21 : /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.6 /  13.6
.E5 : Oct 22 : /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5
.E6 : Oct 23 : /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.45 /  0.20
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 18                           /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  13.7
:     Oct 16   /  22.8 /  14.0 /  14.4 /  11.2
:     Oct 17   /   9.4 /   8.6 /   7.5 /  10.2
:     Oct 18   /  13.1 /   6.5 /   3.7 /   9.9
:     Oct 19   /  14.4 /   6.5 /   3.2 /  12.3
:     Oct 20   /  19.5 /  12.2 /   9.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 16                           /  25.8
:     Oct 17   /  25.9 /  25.8 /  25.8 /  25.7
:     Oct 18   /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.6 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Oct 18
:
.ER HNTW2 20191018 Z DC201910181416/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 18 :                         /  25.6
.E2 : Oct 19 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6
.E3 : Oct 20 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6
.E4 : Oct 21 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6
.E5 : Oct 22 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6
.E6 : Oct 23 : /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.43 /  0.19
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 18                           /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 20   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  14.3
:     Oct 16   /  22.6 /  14.3 /  14.3 /  11.1
:     Oct 17   /   9.4 /   8.6 /   7.3 /  10.2
:     Oct 18   /  13.4 /   6.5 /   3.7 /   9.9
:     Oct 19   /  14.4 /   6.9 /   3.8 /  12.6
:     Oct 20   /  19.7 /  12.5 /   9.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 16                           /  34.4
:     Oct 17   /  34.6 /  34.5 /  34.4 /  34.3
:     Oct 18   /  34.3 /  34.3 /  34.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.2 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Oct 18
:
.ER ASHK2 20191018 Z DC201910181416/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 18 :                         /  34.3
.E2 : Oct 19 : /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.2
.E3 : Oct 20 : /  34.3 /  34.3 /  34.3 /  34.3
.E4 : Oct 21 : /  34.3 /  34.3 /  34.3 /  34.2
.E5 : Oct 22 : /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.2
.E6 : Oct 23 : /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.48 /  0.17
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 18                           /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 20   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  14.4
:     Oct 16   /  22.8 /  16.0 /  15.2 /  11.2
:     Oct 17   /   9.6 /   8.6 /   6.7 /  10.2
:     Oct 18   /  13.9 /   6.5 /   3.3 /   9.8
:     Oct 19   /  14.6 /   7.7 /   4.3 /  12.5
:     Oct 20   /  19.8 /  13.3 /  10.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 16                           /   3.7
:     Oct 17   /   3.7 /   3.7 /   3.8 /   3.7
:     Oct 18   /   3.7 /   3.7 /   3.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 3.7 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Oct 18
:
.ER GYNK2 20191018 Z DC201910181416/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 18 :                         /   3.7
.E2 : Oct 19 : /   3.7 /   3.7 /   3.7 /   3.7
.E3 : Oct 20 : /   3.7 /   3.7 /   3.7 /   3.7
.E4 : Oct 21 : /   3.7 /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
.E5 : Oct 22 : /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
.E6 : Oct 23 : /   3.6 /   3.6 /   3.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.46 /  0.07
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 18                           /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 20   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  13.4
:     Oct 16   /  22.1 /  17.0 /  15.6 /  10.1
:     Oct 17   /   8.6 /   8.2 /   5.9 /   9.1
:     Oct 18   /  13.2 /   6.5 /   2.9 /   9.1
:     Oct 19   /  14.0 /   7.9 /   4.3 /  11.7
:     Oct 20   /  19.0 /  13.1 /  10.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 16                           /  13.9
:     Oct 17   /  14.5 /  14.7 /  14.7 /  14.7
:     Oct 18   /  14.7 /  14.4 /  14.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 14.1 ft at 945am EDT on Fri, Oct 18
:
.ER GNUK2 20191018 Z DC201910181416/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 18 :                         /  14.3
.E2 : Oct 19 : /  14.1 /  13.8 /  13.8 /  13.9
.E3 : Oct 20 : /  14.0 /  14.1 /  14.2 /  14.2
.E4 : Oct 21 : /  14.2 /  14.0 /  13.9 /  13.9
.E5 : Oct 22 : /  13.9 /  13.8 /  13.7 /  13.6
.E6 : Oct 23 : /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.50 /  0.10
:     Oct 17   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 18                           /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 20   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  13.3
:     Oct 16   /  22.4 /  15.9 /  15.3 /  10.5
:     Oct 17   /   9.0 /   8.6 /   6.8 /   9.8
:     Oct 18   /  13.7 /   6.5 /   3.4 /   9.4
:     Oct 19   /  14.4 /   7.8 /   4.3 /  11.9
:     Oct 20   /  19.3 /  13.0 /  10.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 16                           /  15.9
:     Oct 17   /  16.1 /  16.3 /  16.3 /  16.4
:     Oct 18   /  16.2 /  16.0 /  15.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 15.8 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, Oct 18
:
.ER PORO1 20191018 Z DC201910181416/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 18 :                         /  15.8
.E2 : Oct 19 : /  15.7 /  15.5 /  15.4 /  15.5
.E3 : Oct 20 : /  15.6 /  15.7 /  15.7 /  15.8
.E4 : Oct 21 : /  15.7 /  15.6 /  15.6 /  15.5
.E5 : Oct 22 : /  15.5 /  15.4 /  15.3 /  15.3
.E6 : Oct 23 : /  15.2 /  15.1 /  15.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  0.00
:     Oct 16   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.41 /  0.12
:     Oct 17   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 18                           /  0.00
:     Oct 19   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 15                           /  12.6
:     Oct 16   /  22.2 /  15.5 /  14.9 /   9.9
:     Oct 17   /   8.7 /   8.5 /   7.1 /   9.5
:     Oct 18   /  13.2 /   6.4 /   3.2 /   9.4
:     Oct 19   /  14.2 /   7.2 /   3.9 /  11.7
:     Oct 20   /  18.9 /  12.2 /   9.5
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: astifan
:...END of MESSAGE...



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