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Flows and Velocities

 

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

FGUS51 KTIR 171331
RVFTIR
River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:31am EDT Thursday, April 17, 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 17       Apr 18       Apr 19       Apr 20
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and   34.7  1.5    31.7  1.4    30.0  1.3    28.1  1.2

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                   14.4  0.9    12.1  0.8    10.2  0.7     8.5  0.6

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls                7.0  1.0     7.4  1.0     6.8  0.9     5.7  0.8

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     50.0  1.3    44.5  1.2    40.7  1.1    37.1  1.0
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    56.1  1.4    51.2  1.3    47.0  1.2    42.6  1.1
  Wheeling                   60.5  2.4    54.1  2.2    49.9  2.0    45.0  1.8
  Moundsville                61.4  1.4    54.9  1.3    50.6  1.2    45.6  1.1
  Willow Island Lock and Da  63.9  2.0    56.7  1.8    52.0  1.7    46.8  1.6
  Parkersburg                89.0  1.8    80.3  1.6    73.4  1.5    65.4  1.4
  Racine Lock and Dam        92.9  1.9    83.4  1.7    76.1  1.6    67.7  1.4
  R C Byrd Dam              100.9  1.8    99.6  1.8    89.7  1.6    78.8  1.4
  Huntington                106.8  1.9   102.5  1.8    95.1  1.7    83.2  1.5
  Lloyd Greenup Dam         116.0  1.7   109.2  1.6   103.9  1.6    91.3  1.4
  Meldahl Dam               130.4  2.6   121.9  2.5   117.4  2.5   105.8  2.4
  Cincinnati                138.8  2.4   130.7  2.3   124.0  2.2   113.9  2.1
  Markland Dam              156.2  2.5   146.1  2.5   136.0  2.4   126.0  2.3
  McAlpine Upper            171.9  1.8   161.7  1.7   148.8  1.6   138.8  1.5
  McAlpine Lower            171.6  2.6   161.6  2.5   148.7  2.4   138.7  2.4
  Cannelton Dam             179.4  2.6   170.0  2.6   156.5  2.5   144.3  2.4
  Evansville                215.9  2.4   201.1  2.3   182.8  2.1   164.4  2.0
  J T Myers Dam             393.2  3.3   360.7  3.1   326.9  2.9   291.0  2.6
  Shawneetown               410.4  2.9   374.5  2.8   338.7  2.7   301.2  2.6
  Golconda                  445.1  2.8   406.2  2.7   370.2  2.5   330.8  2.2
  Smithland Lock and Dam    461.8  2.9   422.3  2.8   384.8  2.6   342.2  2.3

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville             18.0  1.5    17.6  1.5    15.5  1.3    13.7  1.2

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               9.3  2.0     9.2  2.0     7.3  1.8     6.7  1.7

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             4.6  1.2     4.2  1.2     3.9  1.1     3.6  1.1

Scioto River...
  Piketon                    10.1  2.0    11.4  2.2    11.6  2.2     9.7  2.0

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     1.1  0.8     0.9  0.8     0.8  0.7     0.7  0.7

Licking River...
  Catawba                     4.3  1.7     3.9  1.6     3.2  1.5     2.6  1.3

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   4.7  1.6     4.4  1.6     4.0  1.5     3.5  1.4

Green River...
  Spottsville                26.8  2.3    24.2  2.1    19.5  1.9    15.0  1.6

Wabash River...
  New Harmony               135.4  2.0   122.0  1.9   107.2  2.0    90.7  2.1
$$
...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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