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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 171343
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:43am EDT Wednesday, September 17, 2014

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

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

                               Sep 17       Sep 18       Sep 19       Sep 20
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and    7.1  0.3     5.9  0.3     5.5  0.3     5.7  0.3

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    2.9  0.2     2.9  0.2     2.8  0.2     2.7  0.2

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                1.7  0.3     1.7  0.2     1.7  0.2     1.6  0.2

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     10.2  0.3     9.0  0.3     8.5  0.3     8.6  0.3
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    11.3  0.3    10.7  0.3    10.2  0.3    10.1  0.2
  Wheeling                   11.8  0.4    11.5  0.4    10.9  0.4    10.6  0.4
  Moundsville                11.9  0.3    11.5  0.3    11.0  0.3    10.7  0.3
  Willow Island Lock and Da  12.1  0.4    11.7  0.4    11.2  0.4    10.8  0.4
  Parkersburg                14.8  0.3    14.3  0.3    13.7  0.3    13.3  0.3
  Racine Lock and Dam        15.1  0.3    14.6  0.3    14.0  0.3    13.5  0.3
  R C Byrd Dam               22.3  0.4    19.4  0.4    19.5  0.4    20.4  0.4
  Huntington                 24.1  0.5    21.1  0.4    20.1  0.4    20.9  0.4
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          29.5  0.5    25.6  0.4    22.7  0.4    23.1  0.4
  Meldahl Dam                30.3  1.6    26.2  1.5    22.7  1.4    23.0  1.4
  Cincinnati                 33.7  0.8    28.7  0.6    24.8  0.6    24.3  0.5
  Markland Dam               35.0  1.3    31.3  1.1    27.0  1.0    25.6  1.0
  McAlpine Upper             40.4  0.5    38.3  0.4    32.3  0.4    28.4  0.3
  McAlpine Lower             40.4  1.4    38.3  1.4    32.3  1.2    28.4  1.1
  Cannelton Dam              41.1  1.5    38.7  1.4    33.6  1.2    29.0  1.1
  Evansville                 42.9  0.7    39.7  0.7    35.7  0.6    30.6  0.5
  J T Myers Dam              74.1  0.7    70.3  0.6    66.0  0.6    56.1  0.5
  Shawneetown                74.2  1.4    70.4  1.3    66.1  1.3    56.2  1.2
  Golconda                   75.2  0.5    71.9  0.5    68.1  0.5    58.9  0.4
  Smithland Lock and Dam     75.3  0.5    72.0  0.5    68.1  0.5    59.0  0.4

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              2.1  0.2     2.1  0.2     2.0  0.2     1.9  0.2

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               4.5  1.3     4.1  1.3     5.5  1.5     4.6  1.4

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             2.9  1.0     2.5  0.9     2.3  0.8     2.2  0.8

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     0.4  1.2     0.4  1.2     0.4  1.1     0.6  1.8

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.2  1.1     0.2  1.1     0.2  1.1     0.1  1.0

Licking River...
  Catawba                     2.8  1.3     1.4  0.8     1.4  0.8     1.2  0.8

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   3.0  1.2     2.5  1.0     2.0  0.8     1.7  0.7

Green River...
  Spottsville                 0.6  0.1     0.5  0.1     0.4  0.1     0.4  0.1

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                25.3  1.5    24.2  1.5    20.1  1.3    17.7  1.2
$$
...END of MESSAGE...
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