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Kentucky River at Gest Tailwater (ft)Observed: 8.97 ft at 5:15PM Aug 29, 2014Highest Observation: 9.03 ft at 5:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.97 ft at 5:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.96 ft at 6:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.96 ft at 6:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.95 ft at 6:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.99 ft at 6:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.95 ft at 7:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.97 ft at 7:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.97 ft at 7:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.97 ft at 7:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.94 ft at 8:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 8:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.91 ft at 8:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.92 ft at 8:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.91 ft at 9:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.9 ft at 9:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.9 ft at 9:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.91 ft at 9:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.89 ft at 10:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.88 ft at 10:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.89 ft at 10:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 10:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 11:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 11:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.85 ft at 11:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.89 ft at 11:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 8.85 ft at 12:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 12:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.83 ft at 12:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.85 ft at 12:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.85 ft at 1:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.87 ft at 1:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.84 ft at 1:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.84 ft at 1:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.82 ft at 2:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 2:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 2:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 2:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.82 ft at 3:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.78 ft at 3:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.78 ft at 3:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.78 ft at 3:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 4:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.78 ft at 4:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 4:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.76 ft at 4:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.76 ft at 5:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.8 ft at 5:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.78 ft at 5:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.77 ft at 5:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.75 ft at 6:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.73 ft at 6:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.73 ft at 6:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.72 ft at 6:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.73 ft at 7:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.72 ft at 7:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.74 ft at 7:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.71 ft at 7:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.72 ft at 8:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.7 ft at 8:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.7 ft at 8:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.69 ft at 8:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 9:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 9:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.67 ft at 9:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.7 ft at 9:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.66 ft at 10:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.67 ft at 10:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.66 ft at 10:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.65 ft at 10:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.65 ft at 11:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.65 ft at 11:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.64 ft at 11:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.68 ft at 11:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.64 ft at 12:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.62 ft at 12:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.63 ft at 12:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.62 ft at 12:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 1:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.61 ft at 1:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 2:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 2:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 2:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.59 ft at 2:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 3:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 3:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 3:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.57 ft at 3:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 4:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.57 ft at 4:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 4:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.56 ft at 4:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 5:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.58 ft at 5:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.53 ft at 5:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.55 ft at 5:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.6 ft at 6:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.55 ft at 6:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.54 ft at 6:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.54 ft at 6:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.54 ft at 7:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.53 ft at 7:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.53 ft at 7:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.52 ft at 7:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.51 ft at 8:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.52 ft at 8:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.51 ft at 8:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.56 ft at 8:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.5 ft at 9:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 9:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.5 ft at 9:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 9:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 10:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 10:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.52 ft at 10:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 10:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 11:00PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 11:15PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 11:30PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 11:45PM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 12:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 12:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 12:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 12:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 1:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 1:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 1:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 1:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 2:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 2:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 2:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 2:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 3:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 3:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.48 ft at 3:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 3:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 4:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 4:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.47 ft at 4:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 4:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 5:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 5:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 5:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 5:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 6:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 6:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 6:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 7:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 7:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.44 ft at 7:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 7:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.46 ft at 8:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.45 ft at 8:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 9:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.44 ft at 9:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.51 ft at 9:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.49 ft at 10:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.44 ft at 10:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.42 ft at 10:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 10:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:00AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.43 ft at 11:15AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:30AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.42 ft at 11:45AM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.41 ft at 12:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.39 ft at 1:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.4 ft at 1:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.39 ft at 1:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.39 ft at 2:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.39 ft at 2:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.38 ft at 2:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.38 ft at 3:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 3:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 4:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 4:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 4:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 5:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 5:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 5:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 5:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 6:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 6:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 6:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 6:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 7:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 7:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.37 ft at 7:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.39 ft at 7:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 8:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 8:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 8:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 8:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 9:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 9:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 9:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 9:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 10:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 10:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 10:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 10:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 11:00PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 11:15PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 11:30PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 11:45PM Aug 31, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 12:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 12:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 12:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 12:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 1:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 1:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 1:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.29 ft at 1:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 2:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 2:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 2:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 2:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 3:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 3:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.29 ft at 3:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 3:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 4:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 4:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.29 ft at 4:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 4:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 5:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 5:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 5:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 5:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 6:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 6:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 6:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 6:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 7:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 7:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 7:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 7:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 8:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 8:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 8:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 8:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 9:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 9:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 9:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 9:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 10:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 10:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 10:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 10:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 11:00AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 11:15AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 11:30AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 11:45AM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 12:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 12:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 12:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 12:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.36 ft at 1:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.34 ft at 1:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 1:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.35 ft at 1:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 2:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 2:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 2:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.3 ft at 2:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 3:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 3:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 3:30PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.33 ft at 3:45PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 4:00PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.31 ft at 4:15PM Sep 01, 2014Observed: 8.32 ft at 4:30PM Sep 01, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGSTK2(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (5:05PM Sep 1, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 8.32 ft at 4:30 PM EDT 1-Sep-2014.
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Latitude: 38.416667° N, Longitude: 84.880833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

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