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Kentucky River at Gest Tailwater (ft)Observed: 13.16 ft at 1:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.16 ft at 1:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.16 ft at 2:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.14 ft at 2:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.14 ft at 2:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.12 ft at 2:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.12 ft at 3:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.11 ft at 3:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.1 ft at 3:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.09 ft at 3:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.09 ft at 4:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.15 ft at 4:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.2 ft at 4:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.31 ft at 4:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 5:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.87 ft at 5:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.69 ft at 5:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.68 ft at 5:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.64 ft at 6:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.64 ft at 6:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.63 ft at 6:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.65 ft at 6:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.66 ft at 7:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.68 ft at 7:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.71 ft at 7:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.73 ft at 7:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.75 ft at 8:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.77 ft at 8:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.79 ft at 8:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.8 ft at 8:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.83 ft at 9:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.81 ft at 9:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.82 ft at 9:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.8 ft at 9:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.8 ft at 10:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 10:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.78 ft at 10:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.76 ft at 10:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.75 ft at 11:00PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.73 ft at 11:15PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.72 ft at 11:30PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.71 ft at 11:45PM May 01, 2016Observed: 13.69 ft at 12:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.68 ft at 12:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.69 ft at 12:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.68 ft at 12:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.67 ft at 1:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.66 ft at 1:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.66 ft at 1:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.66 ft at 1:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.67 ft at 2:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.66 ft at 2:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.67 ft at 2:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.67 ft at 2:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.68 ft at 3:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.7 ft at 3:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.71 ft at 3:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.72 ft at 3:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.73 ft at 4:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.75 ft at 4:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.77 ft at 4:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.79 ft at 4:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.81 ft at 5:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.84 ft at 5:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.88 ft at 5:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.91 ft at 5:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.94 ft at 6:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 13.98 ft at 6:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.01 ft at 6:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.04 ft at 6:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.09 ft at 7:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.13 ft at 7:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.18 ft at 7:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.22 ft at 7:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.24 ft at 8:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.3 ft at 8:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.35 ft at 8:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.4 ft at 8:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.44 ft at 9:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.51 ft at 9:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.55 ft at 9:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.59 ft at 9:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.65 ft at 10:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.71 ft at 10:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.76 ft at 10:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.81 ft at 10:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.87 ft at 11:00AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.92 ft at 11:15AM May 02, 2016Observed: 14.97 ft at 11:30AM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.05 ft at 11:45AM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.1 ft at 12:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.16 ft at 12:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.23 ft at 12:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.28 ft at 12:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.35 ft at 1:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.41 ft at 1:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.47 ft at 1:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.52 ft at 1:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.58 ft at 2:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.65 ft at 2:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.71 ft at 2:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.76 ft at 2:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.82 ft at 3:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.88 ft at 3:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 15.93 ft at 3:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16 ft at 3:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.05 ft at 4:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.11 ft at 4:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.16 ft at 4:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.22 ft at 4:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.27 ft at 5:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.33 ft at 5:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.39 ft at 5:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.44 ft at 5:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.49 ft at 6:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.55 ft at 6:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.59 ft at 6:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.65 ft at 6:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.7 ft at 7:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.74 ft at 7:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.79 ft at 7:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.86 ft at 7:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.92 ft at 8:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.93 ft at 8:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 16.97 ft at 8:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.01 ft at 8:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.07 ft at 9:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.12 ft at 9:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.16 ft at 9:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.21 ft at 9:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.24 ft at 10:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.27 ft at 10:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.32 ft at 10:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.35 ft at 10:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.38 ft at 11:00PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.43 ft at 11:15PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.48 ft at 11:30PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.5 ft at 11:45PM May 02, 2016Observed: 17.55 ft at 12:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.58 ft at 12:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.61 ft at 12:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.63 ft at 12:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.69 ft at 1:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.71 ft at 1:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.75 ft at 1:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.77 ft at 1:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.8 ft at 2:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.83 ft at 2:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.86 ft at 2:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.89 ft at 2:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.92 ft at 3:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.95 ft at 3:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 17.99 ft at 3:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.01 ft at 3:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.03 ft at 4:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.05 ft at 4:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.08 ft at 4:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.13 ft at 4:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.14 ft at 5:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.16 ft at 5:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.2 ft at 5:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.22 ft at 5:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.25 ft at 6:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.26 ft at 6:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.29 ft at 6:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.31 ft at 6:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.33 ft at 7:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.36 ft at 7:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.37 ft at 7:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.41 ft at 7:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.42 ft at 8:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.44 ft at 8:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.45 ft at 8:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.49 ft at 8:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.51 ft at 9:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.53 ft at 9:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.55 ft at 9:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.56 ft at 9:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.58 ft at 10:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.59 ft at 10:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.61 ft at 10:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.63 ft at 10:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.65 ft at 11:00AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.66 ft at 11:15AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.67 ft at 11:30AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.7 ft at 11:45AM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.72 ft at 12:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.72 ft at 12:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.73 ft at 12:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.75 ft at 12:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.76 ft at 1:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.78 ft at 1:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.79 ft at 1:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.81 ft at 1:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.81 ft at 2:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.82 ft at 2:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.84 ft at 2:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.85 ft at 2:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.86 ft at 3:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.86 ft at 3:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.88 ft at 3:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.89 ft at 3:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.89 ft at 4:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.9 ft at 4:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.91 ft at 4:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.92 ft at 4:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.93 ft at 5:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.94 ft at 5:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.94 ft at 5:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.95 ft at 5:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.95 ft at 6:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.95 ft at 6:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.97 ft at 6:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.98 ft at 6:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.96 ft at 7:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.99 ft at 7:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.99 ft at 7:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 18.99 ft at 7:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 8:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19 ft at 8:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 8:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 8:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 9:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 9:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 9:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 9:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 10:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 10:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 10:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 10:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 11:00PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 11:15PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 11:30PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 11:45PM May 03, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 12:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 12:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.05 ft at 12:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.04 ft at 12:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 1:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.04 ft at 1:15AM May 04, 2016Highest Observation: 19.06 ft at 1:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 1:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.04 ft at 2:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 2:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.05 ft at 2:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 2:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.05 ft at 3:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 3:15AM May 04, 2016Highest Observation: 19.06 ft at 3:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 3:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 4:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 4:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 4:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 4:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 5:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 5:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 5:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 5:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 6:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 6:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 6:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 6:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.03 ft at 7:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 7:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 7:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 7:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.02 ft at 8:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 8:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 8:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 19.01 ft at 8:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.98 ft at 9:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.97 ft at 9:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.97 ft at 9:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.99 ft at 9:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.97 ft at 10:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.96 ft at 10:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.97 ft at 10:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.98 ft at 10:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.97 ft at 11:00AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.97 ft at 11:15AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.97 ft at 11:30AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.95 ft at 11:45AM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.95 ft at 12:00PM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.95 ft at 12:15PM May 04, 2016Observed: 18.93 ft at 12:30PM May 04, 2016USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGSTK2(plotting HTIRG) Graph Created (1:21PM May 4, 2016)ObservedLatest observed value: 18.93 ft at 12:30 PM EDT 4-May-2016.
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Vertical datum height estimated from NGVD29 to NAVD88 using the NGS VERTCON conversion program

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Latitude: 38.416667° N, Longitude: 84.880833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

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