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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 181345
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:43am EDT Thursday, September 18, 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 18       Sep 19       Sep 20       Sep 21
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and    6.5  0.3     5.3  0.3     5.8  0.3     5.4  0.3

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    2.8  0.2     2.7  0.2     2.5  0.2     2.4  0.2

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

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam      9.5  0.3     8.2  0.3     8.6  0.3     8.1  0.3
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    11.0  0.3     9.9  0.2    10.0  0.2     9.8  0.2
  Wheeling                   11.6  0.4    10.6  0.4    10.5  0.4    10.5  0.4
  Moundsville                11.7  0.3    10.7  0.3    10.5  0.3    10.6  0.3
  Willow Island Lock and Da  11.9  0.4    10.8  0.4    10.7  0.4    10.7  0.4
  Parkersburg                14.4  0.3    13.4  0.3    13.2  0.3    13.2  0.3
  Racine Lock and Dam        14.7  0.3    13.6  0.3    13.5  0.3    13.4  0.3
  R C Byrd Dam               19.5  0.4    18.2  0.4    19.1  0.4    19.4  0.4
  Huntington                 21.3  0.4    19.6  0.4    19.7  0.4    20.1  0.4
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          25.7  0.4    23.0  0.4    21.7  0.3    22.1  0.3
  Meldahl Dam                26.2  1.5    23.1  1.4    21.2  1.4    21.7  1.4
  Cincinnati                 28.7  0.6    24.9  0.6    22.7  0.5    23.1  0.5
  Markland Dam               31.4  1.1    27.0  1.0    24.5  1.0    24.2  1.0
  McAlpine Upper             38.2  0.4    32.4  0.4    28.4  0.3    26.2  0.3
  McAlpine Lower             38.2  1.4    32.4  1.2    28.4  1.1    26.1  1.0
  Cannelton Dam              38.7  1.4    33.6  1.2    29.1  1.1    26.3  1.0
  Evansville                 39.7  0.7    35.7  0.6    30.7  0.5    27.4  0.5
  J T Myers Dam              70.2  0.6    66.0  0.6    56.5  0.5    49.3  0.4
  Shawneetown                70.3  1.3    66.1  1.3    56.6  1.2    49.4  1.0
  Golconda                   71.9  0.5    68.0  0.5    59.2  0.4    51.2  0.3
  Smithland Lock and Dam     71.9  0.5    68.1  0.5    59.3  0.4    51.2  0.3

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

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               3.6  1.2     4.4  1.3     4.4  1.3     4.3  1.3

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             2.5  0.8     2.2  0.8     2.0  0.7     1.9  0.7

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     0.4  1.1     0.4  1.1     0.4  1.2     0.4  1.2

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.2  1.3     0.2  1.2     0.2  1.1     0.2  1.1

Licking River...
  Catawba                     1.4  0.9     1.2  0.8     1.1  0.8     1.1  0.7

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   2.5  1.0     2.1  0.9     1.7  0.7     1.5  0.6

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

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                24.2  1.5    20.4  1.3    17.7  1.2    16.2  1.2
$$
...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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