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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 231413
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:13am EDT Wednesday, July 23, 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 23       Jul 24       Jul 25       Jul 26
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and   13.3  0.6     9.6  0.5     9.9  0.5     9.3  0.5

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    4.0  0.3     2.4  0.2     2.3  0.2     2.3  0.2

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                2.4  0.4     2.0  0.3     1.5  0.2     1.4  0.2

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     17.5  0.5    12.4  0.4    12.6  0.4    11.9  0.4
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    19.5  0.5    14.4  0.4    14.3  0.4    13.5  0.3
  Wheeling                   20.2  0.8    15.0  0.6    15.1  0.6    14.2  0.6
  Moundsville                20.3  0.5    15.1  0.4    15.2  0.4    14.3  0.3
  Willow Island Lock and Da  20.6  0.8    15.4  0.6    15.5  0.6    14.6  0.5
  Parkersburg                26.1  0.6    20.3  0.5    20.2  0.5    18.9  0.4
  Racine Lock and Dam        26.7  0.6    20.9  0.5    20.8  0.5    19.5  0.4
  R C Byrd Dam               29.9  0.6    24.2  0.5    24.7  0.5    23.2  0.5
  Huntington                 24.5  0.5    25.1  0.5    25.7  0.5    24.3  0.5
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          24.3  0.4    28.9  0.4    27.4  0.4    26.4  0.4
  Meldahl Dam                31.1  1.6    31.8  1.6    27.5  1.5    27.5  1.5
  Cincinnati                 35.3  0.8    32.3  0.7    28.3  0.6    28.4  0.6
  Markland Dam               40.4  1.4    33.0  1.2    31.0  1.1    30.7  1.1
  McAlpine Upper             44.4  0.5    37.6  0.4    36.2  0.4    33.0  0.4
  McAlpine Lower             44.4  1.6    37.6  1.4    36.2  1.3    33.0  1.2
  Cannelton Dam              43.7  1.5    39.6  1.4    35.9  1.3    32.5  1.2
  Evansville                 45.9  0.8    42.7  0.7    36.7  0.6    34.2  0.6
  J T Myers Dam              64.7  0.6    57.5  0.5    50.5  0.4    48.0  0.4
  Shawneetown                64.8  1.3    57.6  1.2    50.7  1.1    48.1  1.0
  Golconda                   67.3  0.4    58.9  0.4    53.7  0.4    49.2  0.3
  Smithland Lock and Dam     67.3  0.4    59.0  0.4    53.8  0.4    49.3  0.3

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              3.7  0.4     3.6  0.4     3.5  0.3     3.2  0.3

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               2.3  0.9     2.6  1.0     2.6  1.0     2.5  1.0

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             1.8  0.7     1.7  0.6     1.5  0.6     1.6  0.6

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     1.5  1.1     1.4  1.1     1.5  1.1     1.3  1.1

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.2  1.3     0.2  1.4     0.2  1.3     0.2  1.2

Licking River...
  Catawba                     0.5  0.4     0.6  0.5     0.6  0.5     0.6  0.5

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   2.8  1.2     2.7  1.1     2.2  0.9     2.3  1.0

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

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                12.6  1.0    11.5  0.9    10.9  0.9    10.2  0.9
$$
...END of MESSAGE...
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