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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 201523
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
11:23am EDT Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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

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

                               Aug 20       Aug 21       Aug 22       Aug 23
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and   14.2  0.7    12.1  0.6    15.4  0.7    16.1  0.7

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    3.5  0.2     5.2  0.4     7.7  0.5    14.7  1.0

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                2.7  0.4    11.1  1.4    12.4  1.5     9.1  1.2

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     18.5  0.5    19.9  0.6    25.1  0.7    32.3  0.9
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    21.2  0.5    31.9  0.8    37.9  1.0    40.8  1.0
  Wheeling                   24.1  1.0    43.6  1.8    45.7  1.8    46.9  1.9
  Moundsville                24.2  0.6    43.9  1.1    45.9  1.1    47.2  1.1
  Willow Island Lock and Da  24.4  0.9    44.2  1.5    46.6  1.6    47.8  1.6
  Parkersburg                28.8  0.7    48.3  1.1    57.8  1.2    68.8  1.4
  Racine Lock and Dam        29.2  0.6    48.7  1.1    58.9  1.3    71.6  1.5
  R C Byrd Dam               34.4  0.7    55.5  1.1    65.3  1.2    80.4  1.5
  Huntington                 35.3  0.7    54.1  1.1    65.2  1.2    80.6  1.5
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          42.9  0.7    56.1  0.9    70.9  1.1    84.0  1.3
  Meldahl Dam                42.1  1.8    48.7  1.9    69.0  2.1    78.8  2.2
  Cincinnati                 43.5  1.0    46.4  1.0    67.9  1.4    77.5  1.5
  Markland Dam               51.9  1.6    52.2  1.6    65.8  1.8    76.7  1.9
  McAlpine Upper             53.0  0.6    56.8  0.6    65.6  0.7    82.2  0.9
  McAlpine Lower             52.9  1.8    56.8  1.9    65.6  2.0    82.2  2.1
  Cannelton Dam              51.3  1.7    55.8  1.9    61.5  2.0    75.1  2.1
  Evansville                 54.1  0.9    59.1  1.0    64.2  1.1    75.1  1.2
  J T Myers Dam              69.3  0.6    74.9  0.7    77.9  0.7    83.9  0.7
  Shawneetown                69.5  1.3    75.1  1.4    78.1  1.4    84.1  1.4
  Golconda                   70.8  0.5    74.7  0.5    77.9  0.5    83.1  0.6
  Smithland Lock and Dam     70.9  0.5    74.8  0.5    78.0  0.5    83.2  0.6

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              3.4  0.3     5.4  0.5    14.1  1.2    17.6  1.5

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               5.3  1.5     5.2  1.5     4.8  1.4     5.1  1.5

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             7.3  1.5     6.4  1.4     6.1  1.4     6.0  1.3

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     0.6  1.8     0.6  1.8     1.0  1.0     1.8  1.2

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.1  1.0     0.1  1.0     0.4  1.4     0.2  1.3

Licking River...
  Catawba                     1.0  0.7     1.1  0.7     2.0  1.1     2.1  1.1

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   3.2  1.3    10.0  1.2     8.2  1.0    10.0  1.2

Green River...
  Spottsville                 3.9  0.6     3.4  0.5     4.3  0.6     3.8  0.6

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                10.9  0.9     9.1  0.8     8.4  0.8     7.8  0.7
$$
...END of MESSAGE...
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