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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 291414
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:13am EDT Wednesday, July 29, 2015

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

All values are instantaneous model-simulated projections at 7am EST or 8am EDT.
Flows are units of kCFS.  Velocity units are mph.   * = HEC-RAS estimations

                               Jul 29       Jul 30       Jul 31       Aug 01
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and    7.0  0.3     6.3  0.3     6.0  0.3     5.9  0.3

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    4.2  0.3     3.5  0.2     3.4  0.2     3.3  0.2

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                1.8  0.3     1.6  0.2     1.6  0.2     1.6  0.2

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     11.4  0.4    10.1  0.3     9.6  0.3     9.4  0.3
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    12.9  0.3    11.7  0.3    11.0  0.3    10.8  0.3
  Wheeling                   13.5  0.5    12.5  0.5    11.5  0.4    11.2  0.4
  Moundsville                13.7  0.3    12.6  0.3    11.6  0.3    11.3  0.3
  Willow Island Lock and Da  14.0  0.5    12.9  0.5    11.9  0.4    11.6  0.4
  Parkersburg                22.6  0.5    19.8  0.4    17.8  0.4    16.4  0.4
  Racine Lock and Dam        23.6  0.5    20.8  0.5    18.7  0.4    17.2  0.4
  R C Byrd Dam               30.2  0.6    28.3  0.6    25.5  0.5    23.3  0.5
  Huntington                 32.2  0.6    30.6  0.6    27.1  0.5    24.8  0.5
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          37.6  0.6    35.9  0.6    31.7  0.5    29.2  0.5
  Meldahl Dam                43.6  1.8    40.9  1.7    36.1  1.7    32.7  1.6
  Cincinnati                 51.3  1.1    49.3  1.1    44.1  1.0    39.7  0.9
  Markland Dam               55.7  1.7    54.6  1.6    49.0  1.5    43.7  1.4
  McAlpine Upper             63.4  0.7    63.3  0.7    58.2  0.7    51.8  0.6
  McAlpine Lower             63.3  2.0    63.3  2.0    58.2  1.9    51.7  1.8
  Cannelton Dam              64.2  2.0    63.0  2.0    59.5  2.0    53.2  1.8
  Evansville                 80.2  1.3    76.6  1.3    73.5  1.2    66.6  1.1
  J T Myers Dam             179.4  1.6   166.2  1.5   158.6  1.4   145.3  1.3
  Shawneetown               179.9  2.0   166.5  1.9   158.9  1.9   145.6  1.8
  Golconda                  198.1  1.3   179.7  1.2   168.1  1.1   156.7  1.0
  Smithland Lock and Dam    199.3  1.3   180.7  1.2   168.6  1.1   157.1  1.0

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              5.6  0.6     4.8  0.5     3.7  0.4     3.0  0.3

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               4.5  1.3     4.0  1.2     3.8  1.2     3.3  1.1

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             3.0  1.0     2.6  0.9     2.4  0.8     2.2  0.8

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     5.6  2.2     3.8  1.8     3.3  1.6     2.8  1.5

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.8  0.7     0.7  0.6     0.6  0.6     0.6  0.8

Licking River...
  Catawba                     8.2  2.4     7.0  2.2     6.6  2.2     6.1  2.1

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   5.7  1.3     4.9  1.5     4.4  1.6     4.1  1.5

Green River...
  Spottsville                14.5  1.6    12.8  1.4    12.2  1.4    11.4  1.3

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                88.0  2.1    82.6  2.1    74.6  2.0    64.9  2.0

.BR TIR 20150729 Z DH12/DC201507291413/DUE/DQG/QRIFF/QFIFF/DRH+06/QRIFF/QFIFF
.B1 DRH+12/QRIFF/QFIFF/DRH+18/QRIFF/QFIFF
ACMP1   7.0/0.3/  6.3/0.3/  6.0/0.3/  5.9/0.3
BDDP1   4.2/0.3/  3.5/0.2/  3.4/0.2/  3.3/0.2
BEAP1   1.8/0.3/  1.6/0.2/  1.6/0.2/  1.6/0.2
DSHP1  11.4/0.4/ 10.1/0.3/  9.6/0.3/  9.4/0.3
MGYP1  12.9/0.3/ 11.7/0.3/ 11.0/0.3/ 10.8/0.3
WLGW2  13.5/0.5/ 12.5/0.5/ 11.5/0.4/ 11.2/0.4
MOUW2  13.7/0.3/ 12.6/0.3/ 11.6/0.3/ 11.3/0.3
RNOO1  14.0/0.5/ 12.9/0.5/ 11.9/0.4/ 11.6/0.4
PARW2  22.6/0.5/ 19.8/0.4/ 17.8/0.4/ 16.4/0.4
RACW2  23.6/0.5/ 20.8/0.5/ 18.7/0.4/ 17.2/0.4
GALW2  30.2/0.6/ 28.3/0.6/ 25.5/0.5/ 23.3/0.5
HNTW2  32.2/0.6/ 30.6/0.6/ 27.1/0.5/ 24.8/0.5
GNUK2  37.6/0.6/ 35.9/0.6/ 31.7/0.5/ 29.2/0.5
MELO1  43.6/1.8/ 40.9/1.7/ 36.1/1.7/ 32.7/1.6
CCNO1  51.3/1.1/ 49.3/1.1/ 44.1/1.0/ 39.7/0.9
MKLK2  55.7/1.7/ 54.6/1.6/ 49.0/1.5/ 43.7/1.4
MLUK2  63.4/0.7/ 63.3/0.7/ 58.2/0.7/ 51.8/0.6
MLPK2  63.3/2.0/ 63.3/2.0/ 58.2/1.9/ 51.7/1.8
CNNI3  64.2/2.0/ 63.0/2.0/ 59.5/2.0/ 53.2/1.8
EVVI3  80.2/1.3/ 76.6/1.3/ 73.5/1.2/ 66.6/1.1
UNWK2 179.4/1.6/166.2/1.5/158.6/1.4/145.3/1.3
SHNI2 179.9/2.0/166.5/1.9/158.9/1.9/145.6/1.8
GOLI2 198.1/1.3/179.7/1.2/168.1/1.1/156.7/1.0
SMLI2 199.3/1.3/180.7/1.2/168.6/1.1/157.1/1.0
MCCO1   5.6/0.6/  4.8/0.5/  3.7/0.4/  3.0/0.3
KANW2   4.5/1.3/  4.0/1.2/  3.8/1.2/  3.3/1.1
FLRK2   3.0/1.0/  2.6/0.9/  2.4/0.8/  2.2/0.8
PKTO1   5.6/2.2/  3.8/1.8/  3.3/1.6/  2.8/1.5
MLGO1   0.8/0.7/  0.7/0.6/  0.6/0.6/  0.6/0.8
CATK2   8.2/2.4/  7.0/2.2/  6.6/2.2/  6.1/2.1
FFTK2   5.7/1.3/  4.9/1.5/  4.4/1.6/  4.1/1.5
SPTK2  14.5/1.6/ 12.8/1.4/ 12.2/1.4/ 11.4/1.3
NHRI3  88.0/2.1/ 82.6/2.1/ 74.6/2.0/ 64.9/2.0
.END
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...END of MESSAGE...
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