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FGUS51 KTIR 251358
RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:58am EDT Saturday, October 25, 2014

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 23                           /  14.8
:     Oct 24   /  15.0 /  15.0 /  15.1 /  15.2
:     Oct 25   /  14.8 /  14.8 /  14.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 14.9 ft at 900am EDT on Sat, Oct 25
:
.ER RACW2 20141025 Z DC201410251358/DUE/DQG/DH19/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 25 :                         /  14.5
.E2 : Oct 26 : /  14.4 /  14.2 /  14.1 /  14.2
.E3 : Oct 27 : /  14.0 /  13.8 /  13.8 /  13.9
.E4 : Oct 28 : /  13.8 /  13.6 /  13.6 /  13.7
.E5 : Oct 29 : /  13.6 /  13.5 /  13.5 /  13.5
.E6 : Oct 30 : /  13.4 /  13.4 /  13.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /  0.00
:     Oct 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 25                           /  0.00
:     Oct 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /   9.4
:     Oct 23   /  10.5 /   9.2 /   7.5 /  10.3
:     Oct 24   /  13.9 /   6.0 /   4.0 /   9.5
:     Oct 25   /  15.9 /   5.7 /   3.0 /  13.5
:     Oct 26   /  17.5 /  13.3 /   9.4 /  13.4
:     Oct 27   /  17.0 /  11.2 /   8.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 23                           /  25.0
:     Oct 24   /  25.0 /  25.1 /  25.1 /  25.1
:     Oct 25   /  25.0 /  24.9 /  24.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.8 ft at 900am EDT on Sat, Oct 25
:
.ER POPW2 20141025 Z DC201410251358/DUE/DQG/DH19/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 25 :                         /  24.8
.E2 : Oct 26 : /  24.7 /  24.7 /  24.7 /  24.7
.E3 : Oct 27 : /  24.7 /  24.6 /  24.6 /  24.6
.E4 : Oct 28 : /  24.6 /  24.6 /  24.6 /  24.6
.E5 : Oct 29 : /  24.6 /  24.6 /  24.6 /  24.5
.E6 : Oct 30 : /  24.5 /  24.5 /  24.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /  0.00
:     Oct 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 25                           /  0.00
:     Oct 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /   9.5
:     Oct 23   /  10.6 /   9.3 /   7.3 /  10.9
:     Oct 24   /  14.7 /   6.3 /   4.8 /  10.3
:     Oct 25   /  16.2 /   6.1 /   3.2 /  13.6
:     Oct 26   /  17.6 /  13.5 /   9.6 /  13.8
:     Oct 27   /  17.3 /  11.5 /   8.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 23                           /  15.6
:     Oct 24   /  15.6 /  15.6 /  15.6 /  15.6
:     Oct 25   /  15.6 /  15.6 /  15.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.4 ft at 900am EDT on Sat, Oct 25
:
.ER GALW2 20141025 Z DC201410251358/DUE/DQG/DH19/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 25 :                         /  14.8
.E2 : Oct 26 : /  14.4 /  14.2 /  14.1 /  14.1
.E3 : Oct 27 : /  13.9 /  13.7 /  13.7 /  13.7
.E4 : Oct 28 : /  13.6 /  13.4 /  13.4 /  13.4
.E5 : Oct 29 : /  13.3 /  13.2 /  13.2 /  13.2
.E6 : Oct 30 : /  13.1 /  13.1 /  13.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /  0.00
:     Oct 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 25                           /  0.00
:     Oct 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /   9.7
:     Oct 23   /  10.7 /   9.6 /   7.3 /  11.1
:     Oct 24   /  15.2 /   7.0 /   5.9 /  10.7
:     Oct 25   /  16.7 /   6.8 /   4.1 /  13.8
:     Oct 26   /  17.4 /  13.5 /   9.8 /  14.2
:     Oct 27   /  17.6 /  11.7 /   9.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 23                           /  26.2
:     Oct 24   /  26.2 /  26.2 /  26.2 /  26.2
:     Oct 25   /  26.2 /  26.2 /  26.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.2 ft at 900am EDT on Sat, Oct 25
:
.ER HNTW2 20141025 Z DC201410251358/DUE/DQG/DH19/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 25 :                         /  26.1
.E2 : Oct 26 : /  25.9 /  25.9 /  25.8 /  25.8
.E3 : Oct 27 : /  25.8 /  25.7 /  25.7 /  25.7
.E4 : Oct 28 : /  25.7 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6
.E5 : Oct 29 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.5 /  25.5
.E6 : Oct 30 : /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /  0.00
:     Oct 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 25                           /  0.00
:     Oct 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /   9.4
:     Oct 23   /  10.6 /   9.7 /   8.1 /  11.2
:     Oct 24   /  14.8 /   7.0 /   5.4 /  10.9
:     Oct 25   /  16.6 /   7.1 /   4.3 /  14.0
:     Oct 26   /  17.7 /  13.7 /  10.0 /  14.4
:     Oct 27   /  17.9 /  12.1 /   9.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 23                           /  34.8
:     Oct 24   /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.8
:     Oct 25   /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.8 ft at 826am EDT on Sat, Oct 25
:
.ER ASHK2 20141025 Z DC201410251358/DUE/DQG/DH19/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 25 :                         /  34.7
.E2 : Oct 26 : /  34.7 /  34.6 /  34.6 /  34.6
.E3 : Oct 27 : /  34.6 /  34.6 /  34.5 /  34.5
.E4 : Oct 28 : /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5
.E5 : Oct 29 : /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.4
.E6 : Oct 30 : /  34.4 /  34.4 /  34.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /  0.00
:     Oct 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 25                           /  0.00
:     Oct 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /   9.3
:     Oct 23   /  10.7 /   9.8 /   8.9 /  11.0
:     Oct 24   /  14.4 /   6.7 /   4.6 /  10.4
:     Oct 25   /  16.7 /   7.4 /   4.4 /  14.1
:     Oct 26   /  17.8 /  14.0 /  10.7 /  14.9
:     Oct 27   /  18.4 /  12.6 /   9.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 23                           /   5.4
:     Oct 24   /   4.8 /   4.4 /   4.2 /   4.1
:     Oct 25   /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 4.1 ft at 900am EDT on Sat, Oct 25
:
.ER GYNK2 20141025 Z DC201410251358/DUE/DQG/DH19/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 25 :                         /   4.1
.E2 : Oct 26 : /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1
.E3 : Oct 27 : /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1 /   4.1
.E4 : Oct 28 : /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0
.E5 : Oct 29 : /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0
.E6 : Oct 30 : /   4.0 /   4.0 /   4.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /  0.00
:     Oct 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 25                           /  0.00
:     Oct 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /   8.9
:     Oct 23   /  10.4 /   9.3 /   8.4 /  10.7
:     Oct 24   /  14.0 /   6.4 /   4.2 /   9.9
:     Oct 25   /  16.8 /   7.7 /   4.2 /  14.1
:     Oct 26   /  17.8 /  14.9 /  10.4 /  14.0
:     Oct 27   /  17.9 /  12.0 /   9.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Oct 23                           /  17.0
:     Oct 24   /  17.2 /  17.3 /  17.0 /  17.1
:     Oct 25   /  16.9 /  17.0 /  17.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 17.1 ft at 930am EDT on Sat, Oct 25
:
.ER GNUK2 20141025 Z DC201410251358/DUE/DQG/DH19/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 25 :                         /  16.8
.E2 : Oct 26 : /  16.3 /  15.8 /  15.4 /  15.0
.E3 : Oct 27 : /  14.9 /  14.9 /  14.7 /  14.5
.E4 : Oct 28 : /  14.5 /  14.5 /  14.4 /  14.2
.E5 : Oct 29 : /  14.2 /  14.3 /  14.1 /  14.0
.E6 : Oct 30 : /  13.9 /  13.9 /  13.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /  0.00
:     Oct 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 25                           /  0.00
:     Oct 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /   9.3
:     Oct 23   /  10.7 /   9.8 /   8.5 /  10.9
:     Oct 24   /  14.5 /   7.3 /   4.6 /  10.3
:     Oct 25   /  17.0 /   7.6 /   4.5 /  13.9
:     Oct 26   /  17.6 /  13.7 /  10.1 /  14.5
:     Oct 27   /  18.0 /  12.3 /   9.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 23                           /  15.7
:     Oct 24   /  15.7 /  15.7 /  15.7 /  15.8
:     Oct 25   /  15.7 /  15.7 /  15.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 15.7 ft at 900am EDT on Sat, Oct 25
:
.ER PORO1 20141025 Z DC201410251358/DUE/DQG/DH19/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Oct 25 :                         /  15.6
.E2 : Oct 26 : /  15.3 /  15.0 /  14.8 /  14.7
.E3 : Oct 27 : /  14.6 /  14.7 /  14.5 /  14.4
.E4 : Oct 28 : /  14.4 /  14.5 /  14.4 /  14.3
.E5 : Oct 29 : /  14.3 /  14.3 /  14.2 /  14.1
.E6 : Oct 30 : /  14.1 /  14.0 /  14.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /  0.00
:     Oct 23   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 24   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 25                           /  0.00
:     Oct 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Oct 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Oct 22                           /   9.0
:     Oct 23   /  10.3 /   9.5 /   7.2 /  10.7
:     Oct 24   /  14.8 /   7.0 /   4.5 /  10.8
:     Oct 25   /  16.9 /   7.5 /   4.5 /  13.6
:     Oct 26   /  17.3 /  12.6 /   9.0 /  13.4
:     Oct 27   /  17.0 /  11.1 /   8.9
:____________________________________________________________________

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:
:...END of MESSAGE...





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