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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 011401
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:57am EDT Friday, August 1, 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 01       Aug 02       Aug 03       Aug 04
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and   13.0  0.6     9.4  0.5     8.8  0.4     7.6  0.4

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    6.7  0.5     5.8  0.4     4.7  0.3     4.1  0.3

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                4.1  0.6     2.9  0.4     2.5  0.4     2.2  0.3

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     20.1  0.6    15.6  0.5    13.8  0.4    12.1  0.4
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    25.0  0.6    18.4  0.5    16.4  0.4    14.4  0.4
  Wheeling                   25.6  1.0    19.2  0.8    17.0  0.7    15.1  0.6
  Moundsville                25.7  0.6    19.3  0.5    17.1  0.4    15.2  0.4
  Willow Island Lock and Da  26.0  1.0    19.6  0.7    17.4  0.6    15.5  0.6
  Parkersburg                30.5  0.7    23.7  0.5    21.4  0.5    19.3  0.4
  Racine Lock and Dam        31.0  0.7    24.2  0.5    21.8  0.5    19.8  0.4
  R C Byrd Dam               34.7  0.7    27.8  0.6    25.5  0.5    23.4  0.5
  Huntington                 35.8  0.7    29.3  0.6    26.1  0.5    24.2  0.5
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          38.8  0.6    32.9  0.5    28.1  0.4    26.1  0.4
  Meldahl Dam                42.8  1.8    36.5  1.7    29.8  1.6    27.3  1.5
  Cincinnati                 43.4  1.0    38.7  0.9    31.5  0.7    28.4  0.6
  Markland Dam               45.4  1.5    41.4  1.4    34.3  1.2    30.3  1.1
  McAlpine Upper             57.3  0.6    48.5  0.5    41.2  0.5    34.3  0.4
  McAlpine Lower             57.3  1.9    48.5  1.7    41.1  1.5    34.2  1.3
  Cannelton Dam              63.0  2.0    49.8  1.7    43.2  1.5    35.5  1.3
  Evansville                 67.7  1.1    52.3  0.9    45.8  0.8    37.9  0.6
  J T Myers Dam              81.6  0.7    72.7  0.6    62.5  0.6    54.5  0.5
  Shawneetown                81.7  1.4    72.8  1.3    62.6  1.2    54.6  1.1
  Golconda                   78.6  0.5    78.1  0.5    64.7  0.4    57.3  0.4
  Smithland Lock and Dam     78.7  0.5    78.2  0.5    64.8  0.4    57.4  0.4

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              3.2  0.3     3.1  0.3     3.2  0.3     2.9  0.3

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               2.5  1.0     2.8  1.0     2.7  1.0     2.7  1.0

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             1.4  0.5     1.2  0.5     1.1  0.4     1.0  0.4

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     2.2  1.3     1.7  1.2     1.3  1.1     1.2  1.0

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.2  1.2     0.2  1.1     0.2  1.1     0.2  1.1

Licking River...
  Catawba                     0.8  0.5     0.7  0.5     0.6  0.5     0.6  0.4

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   4.1  1.5     2.6  1.1     1.8  0.8     1.5  0.6

Green River...
  Spottsville                 0.8  0.1     0.8  0.1     0.8  0.1     0.7  0.1

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                13.2  1.0    12.8  1.0    12.0  1.0    10.9  0.9
$$
...END of MESSAGE...
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