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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 301347
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:46am EDT Saturday, August 30, 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 30       Aug 31       Sep 01       Sep 02
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and    6.9  0.3     5.4  0.3     5.3  0.2     5.3  0.3

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    3.3  0.2     3.0  0.2     2.9  0.2     2.9  0.2

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                4.1  0.6     3.2  0.5     2.5  0.4     2.5  0.4

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     10.5  0.3     8.7  0.3     8.7  0.3     8.5  0.3
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    13.7  0.3    11.6  0.3    11.2  0.3    10.9  0.3
  Wheeling                   15.6  0.6    13.4  0.5    12.7  0.5    12.3  0.5
  Moundsville                15.7  0.4    13.4  0.3    12.8  0.3    12.4  0.3
  Willow Island Lock and Da  15.9  0.6    13.6  0.5    13.0  0.5    12.6  0.5
  Parkersburg                21.1  0.5    18.3  0.4    17.3  0.4    17.3  0.4
  Racine Lock and Dam        21.5  0.5    18.6  0.4    18.0  0.4    17.8  0.4
  R C Byrd Dam               25.1  0.5    22.1  0.4    21.6  0.4    21.6  0.4
  Huntington                 28.2  0.6    24.2  0.5    22.5  0.5    22.8  0.5
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          33.7  0.5    28.1  0.4    25.1  0.4    25.6  0.4
  Meldahl Dam                35.0  1.7    28.8  1.5    27.5  1.5    26.5  1.5
  Cincinnati                 37.1  0.8    30.7  0.7    29.0  0.6    28.5  0.6
  Markland Dam               40.2  1.4    33.6  1.2    30.8  1.1    30.9  1.1
  McAlpine Upper             48.1  0.5    40.4  0.5    35.1  0.4    36.9  0.4
  McAlpine Lower             48.1  1.7    40.4  1.4    35.1  1.3    36.8  1.3
  Cannelton Dam              49.4  1.7    42.3  1.5    36.8  1.3    37.2  1.4
  Evansville                 54.1  0.9    46.3  0.8    39.4  0.7    39.2  0.7
  J T Myers Dam              88.8  0.8    78.6  0.7    69.4  0.6    62.4  0.5
  Shawneetown                88.9  1.5    78.7  1.4    69.5  1.3    62.5  1.2
  Golconda                   92.5  0.6    81.1  0.5    72.3  0.5    64.4  0.4
  Smithland Lock and Dam     92.6  0.6    81.2  0.5    72.4  0.5    64.4  0.4

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              4.1  0.4     3.6  0.4     3.5  0.3     3.4  0.3

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               2.6  1.0     2.7  1.0     2.7  1.0     2.6  1.0

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             2.5  0.8     2.3  0.8     2.2  0.8     2.2  0.8

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     0.7  2.0     0.7  2.0     0.9  1.2     1.1  1.0

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.2  1.3     0.2  1.2     0.2  1.3     0.2  1.3

Licking River...
  Catawba                     0.6  0.5     0.5  0.4     1.4  0.9     1.6  0.9

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   2.8  1.1     2.2  0.9     4.0  1.5     5.2  1.5

Green River...
  Spottsville                 2.5  0.4     1.7  0.3     1.3  0.2     2.3  0.4

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                25.7  1.5    24.7  1.5    22.3  1.4    19.5  1.3
$$
...END of MESSAGE...
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