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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 241430
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:30am EDT Thursday, April 24, 2014

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

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

                               Apr 24       Apr 25       Apr 26       Apr 27
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and   20.7  0.9    17.2  0.8    16.7  0.8    19.6  0.9

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    6.3  0.4     6.1  0.4     7.0  0.5    13.5  0.9

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                3.3  0.5     3.0  0.5     3.8  0.6     4.9  0.7

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     27.8  0.8    23.7  0.7    24.8  0.7    33.7  0.9
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    34.3  0.9    27.0  0.7    27.9  0.7    37.2  0.9
  Wheeling                   35.5  1.5    29.2  1.2    29.7  1.2    38.1  1.6
  Moundsville                35.8  0.9    29.5  0.7    30.2  0.7    38.6  0.9
  Willow Island Lock and Da  36.7  1.3    30.4  1.1    32.5  1.2    41.1  1.5
  Parkersburg                48.3  1.1    41.5  0.9    43.7  1.0    54.2  1.2
  Racine Lock and Dam        49.7  1.1    42.9  0.9    45.8  1.0    56.6  1.2
  R C Byrd Dam               61.2  1.2    53.3  1.0    56.0  1.1    70.8  1.3
  Huntington                 62.0  1.2    56.6  1.1    54.1  1.1    70.1  1.3
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          64.3  1.0    61.4  1.0    55.9  0.9    70.4  1.1
  Meldahl Dam                68.0  2.1    66.4  2.1    58.6  2.0    67.5  2.1
  Cincinnati                 72.5  1.5    69.1  1.4    61.6  1.3    64.8  1.3
  Markland Dam               79.4  1.9    74.5  1.9    67.9  1.8    65.7  1.8
  McAlpine Upper             85.5  1.0    80.3  0.9    76.3  0.9    69.0  0.8
  McAlpine Lower             85.5  2.1    80.3  2.1    76.2  2.1    69.0  2.0
  Cannelton Dam              87.5  2.1    82.4  2.1    78.0  2.1    70.7  2.0
  Evansville                 96.2  1.5    90.2  1.5    84.6  1.4    78.1  1.3
  J T Myers Dam             152.2  1.3   136.3  1.2   124.8  1.1   117.0  1.0
  Shawneetown               152.8  1.8   136.9  1.7   125.3  1.7   117.5  1.6
  Golconda                  170.7  1.1   148.8  1.0   134.9  0.9   124.6  0.8
  Smithland Lock and Dam    171.2  1.1   149.2  1.0   135.4  0.9   125.0  0.8

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              7.4  0.7     6.9  0.7     6.4  0.6     6.5  0.6

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               7.1  1.7     6.9  1.7     7.5  1.8     9.9  2.1

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             2.8  0.9     2.6  0.9     2.5  0.9     2.6  0.9

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     3.2  1.6     3.0  1.5     2.6  1.4     2.7  1.4

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.5  0.9     0.5  1.0     0.5  1.1     0.4  1.2

Licking River...
  Catawba                     1.4  0.8     1.3  0.8     1.1  0.7     1.1  0.7

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   2.9  1.2     2.8  1.1     2.6  1.1     2.6  1.1

Green River...
  Spottsville                 6.1  0.8     5.4  0.7     5.0  0.7     4.8  0.7

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                38.7  1.7    34.3  1.7    31.8  1.6    29.8  1.6
$$
...END of MESSAGE...
Thursday, January 7, 2004
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Ohio River Forecast Center
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Wilmington, OH 45177-9708
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