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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:42am EDT Friday, April 20, 2018

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
:     Apr 18                           /  39.3
:     Apr 19   /  39.2 /  38.5 /  37.1 /  35.5
:     Apr 20   /  33.9 /  31.5 /  29.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 29.8 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 20
:
.ER RACW2 20180420 Z DC201804201342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 20 :                         /  29.8
.E2 : Apr 21 : /  29.9 /  30.0 /  30.0 /  29.7
.E3 : Apr 22 : /  29.2 /  28.5 /  27.6 /  26.5
.E4 : Apr 23 : /  25.6 /  24.6 /  23.6 /  22.6
.E5 : Apr 24 : /  21.9 /  21.3 /  20.7 /  20.1
.E6 : Apr 25 : /  19.4 /  18.7 /  18.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 19   /  0.00 /  0.18 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Apr 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 20                           /  0.00
:     Apr 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /   2.5
:     Apr 18   /   6.0 /   1.0 /   0.8 /   7.3
:     Apr 19   /  18.3 /  13.0 /   8.1 /   5.8
:     Apr 20   /   8.6 /   3.9 /   0.0 /   7.8
:     Apr 21   /  12.9 /   6.1 /   1.8 /   9.7
:     Apr 22   /  15.3 /   9.6 /   6.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 18                           /  42.0
:     Apr 19   /  41.9 /  41.4 /  40.5 /  39.3
:     Apr 20   /  38.0 /  36.2 /  34.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.1 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 20
:
.ER POPW2 20180420 Z DC201804201342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 20 :                         /  33.3
.E2 : Apr 21 : /  32.5 /  31.9 /  31.3 /  30.7
.E3 : Apr 22 : /  30.1 /  29.7 /  29.4 /  29.0
.E4 : Apr 23 : /  28.5 /  28.0 /  27.5 /  27.1
.E5 : Apr 24 : /  26.7 /  26.3 /  26.0 /  25.7
.E6 : Apr 25 : /  25.6 /  25.5 /  25.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 19   /  0.00 /  0.18 /  0.00 /  0.01
:     Apr 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 20                           /  0.00
:     Apr 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /   3.1
:     Apr 18   /   7.6 /   1.6 /   1.6 /   8.3
:     Apr 19   /  19.6 /  13.4 /   8.3 /   5.9
:     Apr 20   /   8.9 /   3.8 /  -0.0 /   8.0
:     Apr 21   /  13.2 /   6.2 /   2.0 /   9.9
:     Apr 22   /  15.6 /   9.6 /   6.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 18                           /  46.2
:     Apr 19   /  46.2 /  46.0 /  45.3 /  44.4
:     Apr 20   /  43.2 /  41.7 /  40.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 40.1 ft at 800am EDT on Fri, Apr 20
:
.ER GALW2 20180420 Z DC201804201342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 20 :                         /  38.8
.E2 : Apr 21 : /  37.8 /  37.0 /  36.3 /  35.6
.E3 : Apr 22 : /  34.8 /  34.0 /  33.2 /  32.4
.E4 : Apr 23 : /  31.4 /  30.3 /  29.2 /  28.2
.E5 : Apr 24 : /  27.3 /  26.6 /  25.9 /  25.3
.E6 : Apr 25 : /  24.5 /  23.8 /  23.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 19   /  0.00 /  0.16 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 20                           /  0.00
:     Apr 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /   3.7
:     Apr 18   /   8.6 /   2.0 /   2.0 /   8.7
:     Apr 19   /  19.9 /  13.7 /   8.2 /   6.0
:     Apr 20   /   9.2 /   4.2 /   0.6 /   8.1
:     Apr 21   /  13.3 /   6.4 /   2.1 /   9.9
:     Apr 22   /  15.6 /   9.7 /   6.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 18                           /    M
:     Apr 19   /    M  /  46.3 /  46.2 /  45.7
:     Apr 20   /  44.9 /  43.8 /  42.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 42.2 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 20
:
.ER HNTW2 20180420 Z DC201804201342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 20 :                         /  41.3
.E2 : Apr 21 : /  39.9 /  38.8 /  37.9 /  37.2
.E3 : Apr 22 : /  36.4 /  35.8 /  35.3 /  34.8
.E4 : Apr 23 : /  34.2 /  33.1 /  32.1 /  31.3
.E5 : Apr 24 : /  30.7 /  30.0 /  29.4 /  28.9
.E6 : Apr 25 : /  28.3 /  28.0 /  27.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 19   /  0.00 /  0.16 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 20                           /  0.00
:     Apr 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /   4.1
:     Apr 18   /  10.4 /   3.3 /   2.5 /   9.9
:     Apr 19   /  22.0 /  15.8 /   8.7 /   6.0
:     Apr 20   /   9.0 /   4.1 /   0.7 /   8.2
:     Apr 21   /  13.5 /   7.0 /   2.6 /  10.3
:     Apr 22   /  16.1 /  10.2 /   6.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 18                           /  49.4
:     Apr 19   /  49.9 /  50.0 /  50.0 /  49.6
:     Apr 20   /  49.0 /  48.2 /  47.1
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 46.8 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 20
:
.ER ASHK2 20180420 Z DC201804201342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 20 :                         /  45.8
.E2 : Apr 21 : /  44.6 /  43.5 /  42.5 /  41.7
.E3 : Apr 22 : /  40.9 /  40.1 /  39.4 /  38.7
.E4 : Apr 23 : /  38.4 /  38.0 /  37.5 /  37.1
.E5 : Apr 24 : /  36.7 /  36.4 /  36.1 /  35.9
.E6 : Apr 25 : /  35.7 /  35.5 /  35.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 19   /  0.00 /  0.14 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 20                           /  0.00
:     Apr 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /   5.1
:     Apr 18   /  13.3 /   5.6 /   3.0 /  11.5
:     Apr 19   /  24.9 /  18.4 /   9.1 /   6.0
:     Apr 20   /   8.6 /   4.5 /   0.8 /   8.4
:     Apr 21   /  13.8 /   7.7 /   3.2 /  10.7
:     Apr 22   /  16.7 /  10.9 /   7.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 18                           /   9.1
:     Apr 19   /   8.9 /   8.5 /   8.4 /   8.2
:     Apr 20   /   7.7 /   7.2 /   7.1
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 7.1 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 20
:
.ER GYNK2 20180420 Z DC201804201342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 20 :                         /   7.0
.E2 : Apr 21 : /   7.0 /   6.9 /   6.9 /   6.8
.E3 : Apr 22 : /   6.8 /   6.7 /   6.7 /   6.7
.E4 : Apr 23 : /   6.6 /   6.6 /   6.6 /   6.5
.E5 : Apr 24 : /   6.5 /   6.5 /   6.5 /   6.4
.E6 : Apr 25 : /   6.4 /   6.4 /   6.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 19   /  0.00 /  0.12 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 20                           /  0.00
:     Apr 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /   4.9
:     Apr 18   /  13.1 /   6.2 /   2.7 /  11.5
:     Apr 19   /  24.6 /  17.5 /   7.6 /   5.1
:     Apr 20   /   7.9 /   4.3 /   0.1 /   7.8
:     Apr 21   /  13.2 /   7.5 /   3.1 /  10.1
:     Apr 22   /  16.0 /  10.6 /   7.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 18                           /  48.6
:     Apr 19   /  49.3 /  49.6 /  49.9 /  49.7
:     Apr 20   /  49.3 /  48.6 /  48.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 47.7 ft at 830am EDT on Fri, Apr 20
:
.ER GNUK2 20180420 Z DC201804201342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 20 :                         /  46.9
.E2 : Apr 21 : /  45.7 /  44.6 /  43.6 /  42.7
.E3 : Apr 22 : /  41.7 /  40.7 /  39.7 /  38.7
.E4 : Apr 23 : /  37.7 /  36.3 /  34.6 /  32.9
.E5 : Apr 24 : /  31.5 /  30.3 /  29.3 /  28.3
.E6 : Apr 25 : /  27.4 /  26.5 /  25.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 19   /  0.00 /  0.16 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 20                           /  0.00
:     Apr 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /   4.7
:     Apr 18   /  11.9 /   4.8 /   2.6 /  10.3
:     Apr 19   /  23.4 /  17.6 /   8.1 /   5.6
:     Apr 20   /   8.6 /   4.7 /   1.0 /   8.1
:     Apr 21   /  13.4 /   7.6 /   3.2 /  10.2
:     Apr 22   /  16.1 /  10.6 /   7.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 18                           /  46.9
:     Apr 19   /  47.6 /  48.2 /  48.4 /  48.4
:     Apr 20   /  48.2 /  47.7 /  47.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 46.8 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 20
:
.ER PORO1 20180420 Z DC201804201342/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 20 :                         /  46.2
.E2 : Apr 21 : /  45.0 /  43.5 /  42.2 /  40.9
.E3 : Apr 22 : /  39.6 /  38.4 /  37.4 /  36.5
.E4 : Apr 23 : /  35.6 /  34.4 /  32.9 /  31.5
.E5 : Apr 24 : /  30.2 /  29.0 /  28.0 /  27.1
.E6 : Apr 25 : /  26.2 /  25.3 /  24.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /  0.00
:     Apr 18   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 19   /  0.00 /  0.25 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 20   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 20                           /  0.00
:     Apr 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 17                           /   3.6
:     Apr 18   /   9.1 /   2.7 /   2.0 /   8.7
:     Apr 19   /  20.8 /  15.6 /   7.2 /   5.0
:     Apr 20   /   8.9 /   5.0 /   1.5 /   7.7
:     Apr 21   /  13.0 /   7.3 /   3.0 /   9.5
:     Apr 22   /  15.3 /  10.3 /   7.1
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: JEH
:...END of MESSAGE...




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