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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 291353
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:53am EDT Tuesday, July 29, 2014

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

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

                               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   15.0  0.7    13.0  0.6    12.4  0.6    13.0  0.6

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                   13.5  0.9    14.3  0.9     8.4  0.6     8.8  0.6

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                4.4  0.6     4.1  0.6     3.8  0.6     3.9  0.6

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     29.4  0.8    27.8  0.8    21.2  0.6    22.1  0.6
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    32.4  0.8    32.1  0.8    24.6  0.6    25.5  0.6
  Wheeling                   32.5  1.4    31.9  1.3    26.4  1.0    25.7  1.0
  Moundsville                32.6  0.8    32.0  0.8    26.5  0.6    25.8  0.6
  Willow Island Lock and Da  33.1  1.2    32.3  1.2    26.8  1.0    26.1  1.0
  Parkersburg                40.0  0.9    38.0  0.9    31.2  0.7    29.9  0.7
  Racine Lock and Dam        40.6  0.9    38.6  0.8    31.7  0.7    30.4  0.7
  R C Byrd Dam               46.3  0.9    43.1  0.9    35.8  0.7    34.3  0.7
  Huntington                 44.7  0.9    43.1  0.9    39.4  0.8    34.2  0.7
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          45.0  0.7    47.9  0.7    44.7  0.7    36.8  0.6
  Meldahl Dam                41.7  1.8    51.1  1.9    48.0  1.8    38.4  1.7
  Cincinnati                 39.5  0.9    50.5  1.1    48.8  1.1    41.9  0.9
  Markland Dam               38.6  1.3    50.3  1.6    50.6  1.6    46.5  1.5
  McAlpine Upper             42.1  0.5    51.5  0.6    60.5  0.7    57.6  0.6
  McAlpine Lower             41.4  1.5    51.4  1.7    60.5  2.0    57.6  1.9
  Cannelton Dam              42.6  1.5    47.3  1.6    59.1  2.0    57.7  1.9
  Evansville                 42.8  0.7    45.9  0.8    57.8  1.0    59.3  1.0
  J T Myers Dam              51.9  0.5    55.5  0.5    62.6  0.6    74.4  0.7
  Shawneetown                52.0  1.1    55.6  1.2    62.7  1.3    74.5  1.4
  Golconda                   51.7  0.3    55.6  0.4    60.2  0.4    73.5  0.5
  Smithland Lock and Dam     51.8  0.3    55.7  0.4    60.2  0.4    73.6  0.5

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              4.5  0.4     3.6  0.4     3.1  0.3     2.8  0.3

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               3.5  1.2     3.0  1.1     2.9  1.0     2.7  1.0

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             2.0  0.7     2.1  0.8     2.1  0.7     1.9  0.7

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     1.3  1.1     2.7  1.5     3.1  1.6     1.7  1.2

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.2  1.2     0.2  1.2     0.2  1.2     0.2  1.2

Licking River...
  Catawba                     1.0  0.7     1.0  0.7     0.9  0.6     0.7  0.5

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   5.2  1.5     8.0  1.0     7.1  0.9     5.3  1.5

Green River...
  Spottsville                 0.8  0.1     0.8  0.1     0.8  0.1     0.9  0.1

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                10.5  0.9    10.6  0.9    12.8  1.0    14.3  1.1
$$
...END of MESSAGE...
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