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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:54am EDT Friday, April 24, 2015

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 22                           /  21.3
:     Apr 23   /  21.3 /  21.2 /  20.6 /  20.7
:     Apr 24   /  20.5 /  20.2 /  20.4
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 20.3 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 24
:
.ER RACW2 20150424 Z DC201504241354/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 24 :                         /  19.9
.E2 : Apr 25 : /  19.6 /  19.4 /  19.2 /  18.8
.E3 : Apr 26 : /  18.1 /  17.6 /  17.6 /  17.8
.E4 : Apr 27 : /  17.6 /  17.4 /  17.5 /  17.5
.E5 : Apr 28 : /  17.2 /  16.9 /  16.8 /  16.7
.E6 : Apr 29 : /  16.3 /  15.8 /  15.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.26
:     Apr 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 24                           /  0.00
:     Apr 25   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.02
:     Apr 26   /  0.26 /  0.11 /  0.15
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  12.9
:     Apr 22   /  15.8 /  12.4 /  10.8 /   8.4
:     Apr 23   /  12.5 /   5.7 /   1.6 /   9.6
:     Apr 24   /  12.7 /   6.5 /  -0.0 /   8.0
:     Apr 25   /  13.8 /   9.2 /   6.1 /   8.9
:     Apr 26   /  13.2 /  10.7 /   9.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 22                           /  27.4
:     Apr 23   /  27.5 /  27.5 /  27.2 /  26.9
:     Apr 24   /  26.9 /  26.8 /  26.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.7 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 24
:
.ER POPW2 20150424 Z DC201504241354/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 24 :                         /  26.6
.E2 : Apr 25 : /  26.4 /  26.2 /  25.9 /  25.8
.E3 : Apr 26 : /  25.6 /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.5
.E4 : Apr 27 : /  25.4 /  25.4 /  25.5 /  25.5
.E5 : Apr 28 : /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.5
.E6 : Apr 29 : /  25.4 /  25.4 /  25.3
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.23
:     Apr 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 24                           /  0.00
:     Apr 25   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.03
:     Apr 26   /  0.24 /  0.12 /  0.14
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  13.5
:     Apr 22   /  16.2 /  12.9 /  11.3 /   9.0
:     Apr 23   /  13.3 /   6.2 /   1.8 /  10.5
:     Apr 24   /  13.5 /   6.7 /   0.2 /   8.2
:     Apr 25   /  14.3 /   9.8 /   6.8 /   9.2
:     Apr 26   /  13.1 /  10.7 /   9.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 22                           /  29.2
:     Apr 23   /  29.3 /  29.3 /  29.2 /  28.6
:     Apr 24   /  28.2 /  27.8 /  27.5
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 27.3 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 24
:
.ER GALW2 20150424 Z DC201504241354/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 24 :                         /  27.3
.E2 : Apr 25 : /  26.9 /  26.6 /  26.2 /  25.7
.E3 : Apr 26 : /  24.9 /  23.8 /  23.3 /  23.2
.E4 : Apr 27 : /  23.1 /  23.0 /  23.3 /  23.5
.E5 : Apr 28 : /  23.4 /  23.1 /  23.0 /  22.8
.E6 : Apr 29 : /  22.3 /  21.7 /  21.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.14
:     Apr 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 24                           /  0.00
:     Apr 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.04
:     Apr 26   /  0.23 /  0.14 /  0.13
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  13.9
:     Apr 22   /  16.6 /  13.5 /  11.8 /   9.3
:     Apr 23   /  14.3 /   6.6 /   2.5 /  11.2
:     Apr 24   /  14.1 /   6.9 /   0.6 /   9.1
:     Apr 25   /  14.7 /  10.4 /   7.3 /   9.8
:     Apr 26   /  13.2 /  10.7 /   9.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 22                           /  32.2
:     Apr 23   /  32.4 /  32.4 /  32.4 /  32.2
:     Apr 24   /  31.8 /  31.5 /  31.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 31.3 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 24
:
.ER HNTW2 20150424 Z DC201504241354/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 24 :                         /  31.2
.E2 : Apr 25 : /  31.0 /  30.6 /  30.3 /  29.9
.E3 : Apr 26 : /  29.4 /  28.5 /  27.8 /  27.6
.E4 : Apr 27 : /  27.6 /  27.6 /  27.7 /  27.8
.E5 : Apr 28 : /  28.0 /  28.0 /  27.8 /  27.8
.E6 : Apr 29 : /  27.7 /  27.4 /  27.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.16
:     Apr 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 24                           /  0.00
:     Apr 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.04
:     Apr 26   /  0.21 /  0.19 /  0.13
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  13.8
:     Apr 22   /  16.7 /  13.5 /  11.8 /   9.8
:     Apr 23   /  14.4 /   7.3 /   3.2 /  11.2
:     Apr 24   /  14.4 /   7.6 /   1.2 /   8.6
:     Apr 25   /  14.6 /  10.5 /   7.6 /   9.9
:     Apr 26   /  13.4 /  11.2 /   9.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 22                           /  37.5
:     Apr 23   /  37.8 /  38.0 /  38.0 /  38.1
:     Apr 24   /  38.1 /  38.0 /  37.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 37.8 ft at 826am EDT on Fri, Apr 24
:
.ER ASHK2 20150424 Z DC201504241354/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 24 :                         /  37.7
.E2 : Apr 25 : /  37.5 /  37.3 /  37.1 /  36.9
.E3 : Apr 26 : /  36.7 /  36.4 /  36.0 /  35.9
.E4 : Apr 27 : /  35.9 /  35.9 /  35.9 /  36.0
.E5 : Apr 28 : /  36.1 /  36.1 /  36.1 /  36.0
.E6 : Apr 29 : /  36.0 /  35.9 /  35.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.11
:     Apr 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 24                           /  0.00
:     Apr 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.06
:     Apr 26   /  0.17 /  0.31 /  0.13
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  13.8
:     Apr 22   /  16.8 /  13.4 /  11.7 /  10.6
:     Apr 23   /  15.0 /   8.1 /   3.4 /  11.1
:     Apr 24   /  14.5 /   7.6 /   1.3 /   8.9
:     Apr 25   /  14.9 /  11.2 /   8.5 /  10.7
:     Apr 26   /  14.1 /  12.0 /  10.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 22                           /  13.5
:     Apr 23   /  13.4 /  13.3 /  13.2 /  12.7
:     Apr 24   /   9.8 /   8.1 /   7.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 7.8 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 24
:
.ER GYNK2 20150424 Z DC201504241354/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 24 :                         /   7.7
.E2 : Apr 25 : /   7.5 /   7.2 /   7.1 /   7.0
.E3 : Apr 26 : /   7.0 /   7.0 /   7.0 /   7.5
.E4 : Apr 27 : /   8.1 /   8.6 /   9.1 /   9.4
.E5 : Apr 28 : /   9.3 /   9.0 /   8.6 /   8.4
.E6 : Apr 29 : /   8.1 /   7.9 /   7.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.08
:     Apr 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 24                           /  0.00
:     Apr 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.05 /  0.08
:     Apr 26   /  0.17 /  0.39 /  0.12
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  12.8
:     Apr 22   /  16.0 /  12.9 /  11.5 /   9.7
:     Apr 23   /  14.3 /   7.8 /   2.7 /   9.7
:     Apr 24   /  13.3 /   6.8 /   0.7 /   8.9
:     Apr 25   /  14.9 /  11.0 /   8.6 /  10.2
:     Apr 26   /  13.4 /  11.6 /  10.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Apr 22                           /  32.9
:     Apr 23   /  33.5 /  33.6 /  33.7 /  33.5
:     Apr 24   /  33.1 /  32.6 /  32.4
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 32.3 ft at 830am EDT on Fri, Apr 24
:
.ER GNUK2 20150424 Z DC201504241354/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 24 :                         /  32.2
.E2 : Apr 25 : /  31.9 /  31.5 /  30.9 /  30.3
.E3 : Apr 26 : /  29.7 /  29.0 /  27.8 /  26.6
.E4 : Apr 27 : /  26.1 /  26.0 /  26.0 /  26.1
.E5 : Apr 28 : /  26.4 /  26.8 /  26.9 /  26.7
.E6 : Apr 29 : /  26.5 /  26.3 /  25.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.09
:     Apr 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 24                           /  0.00
:     Apr 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.06
:     Apr 26   /  0.19 /  0.29 /  0.12
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  13.3
:     Apr 22   /  16.4 /  13.4 /  11.9 /   9.7
:     Apr 23   /  14.8 /   7.5 /   3.7 /  10.5
:     Apr 24   /  14.0 /   7.7 /   1.4 /   8.5
:     Apr 25   /  14.6 /  10.8 /   8.2 /  10.2
:     Apr 26   /  13.3 /  11.5 /  10.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 22                           /  31.2
:     Apr 23   /  31.8 /  32.0 /  32.1 /  32.1
:     Apr 24   /  31.8 /  31.3 /  30.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 30.9 ft at 900am EDT on Fri, Apr 24
:
.ER PORO1 20150424 Z DC201504241354/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Apr 24 :                         /  30.6
.E2 : Apr 25 : /  30.2 /  29.8 /  29.2 /  28.5
.E3 : Apr 26 : /  27.8 /  27.1 /  26.0 /  25.2
.E4 : Apr 27 : /  24.8 /  24.7 /  24.7 /  24.7
.E5 : Apr 28 : /  24.9 /  25.2 /  25.2 /  25.0
.E6 : Apr 29 : /  24.9 /  24.7 /  24.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  0.00
:     Apr 22   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.16
:     Apr 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Apr 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 24                           /  0.00
:     Apr 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.06
:     Apr 26   /  0.22 /  0.18 /  0.14
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Apr 21                           /  12.9
:     Apr 22   /  16.3 /  13.7 /  11.7 /   8.8
:     Apr 23   /  13.9 /   6.9 /   3.2 /  10.0
:     Apr 24   /  13.3 /   7.7 /   0.9 /   9.7
:     Apr 25   /  15.0 /  10.8 /   7.6 /   9.6
:     Apr 26   /  12.1 /   9.9 /   8.4
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
: JEH
:...END of MESSAGE...




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