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Flows and Velocities

 

The following is a daily text product issued by the OHRFC:

FGUS51 KTIR 231422
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:20am EDT Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Note: All forecasts include expected precipitation through the first 48 hours.

Flows are units of kCFS.  Velocity units are MPH.   * = HEC-RAS estimation

                               Apr 23       Apr 24       Apr 25       Apr 26
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and   21.0  1.0    20.0  0.9    16.6  0.8    15.4  0.7

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    5.6  0.4     5.8  0.4     7.1  0.5     6.3  0.4

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                3.7  0.5     3.4  0.5     3.1  0.5     2.8  0.4

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     27.3  0.7    26.3  0.7    24.2  0.7    22.1  0.6
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    31.9  0.8    29.8  0.7    27.9  0.7    24.6  0.6
  Wheeling                   34.6  1.4    31.7  1.3    29.7  1.2    26.0  1.0
  Moundsville                35.0  0.8    32.1  0.8    30.0  0.7    26.3  0.6
  Willow Island Lock and Da  35.9  1.3    33.0  1.2    30.8  1.1    27.1  1.0
  Parkersburg                49.4  1.1    45.0  1.0    41.8  0.9    36.9  0.8
  Racine Lock and Dam        51.0  1.1    46.5  1.0    43.2  0.9    38.2  0.8
  R C Byrd Dam               63.8  1.2    57.7  1.1    53.6  1.0    48.3  1.0
  Huntington                 66.5  1.2    60.4  1.2    56.2  1.1    50.4  1.0
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          68.7  1.1    64.7  1.0    60.6  0.9    55.0  0.9
  Meldahl Dam                72.4  2.1    68.1  2.1    63.5  2.0    58.4  2.0
  Cincinnati                 76.5  1.5    72.5  1.5    66.6  1.4    61.4  1.3
  Markland Dam               83.6  2.0    79.5  1.9    72.9  1.9    67.2  1.8
  McAlpine Upper             91.4  1.0    85.6  1.0    80.4  0.9    74.2  0.8
  McAlpine Lower             91.3  2.2    85.5  2.1    80.4  2.1    74.2  2.1
  Cannelton Dam              94.3  2.2    87.5  2.1    82.5  2.1    76.0  2.1
  Evansville                105.3  1.6    96.2  1.5    90.3  1.5    83.1  1.4
  J T Myers Dam             178.9  1.6   152.1  1.3   136.3  1.2   124.8  1.1
  Shawneetown               181.2  2.0   152.8  1.8   136.9  1.7   125.3  1.7
  Golconda                  212.9  1.4   170.6  1.1   148.7  1.0   134.8  0.9
  Smithland Lock and Dam    216.8  1.4   171.2  1.1   149.1  1.0   135.2  0.9

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              8.0  0.8     7.6  0.7     6.8  0.7     6.1  0.6

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               7.8  1.8     7.4  1.8     7.2  1.8     6.8  1.7

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             3.0  1.0     2.8  0.9     2.7  0.9     2.6  0.9

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     3.7  1.8     3.2  1.6     2.5  1.4     2.3  1.3

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.6  0.8     0.5  0.9     0.5  1.0     0.5  1.0

Licking River...
  Catawba                     1.5  0.9     1.4  0.8     1.3  0.8     1.1  0.8

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   3.0  1.2     2.9  1.2     2.6  1.1     2.5  1.0

Green River...
  Spottsville                 7.1  0.9     6.1  0.8     5.4  0.7     4.8  0.7

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                46.0  1.8    38.7  1.7    34.3  1.7    31.2  1.6
$$
...END of MESSAGE...
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