An unwelcome, but familiar, visitor


The Ohio River is a familiar but unwelcome visitor with its high water at Point Pleasant Riverfront Park, pictured here, with a portion of its amphitheatre under water on Monday evening. The Ohio River was at 29.6 feet at 9 p.m., Monday night, according to the National Weather Service. Flood stage is 40 feet at Point Pleasant. The river level at the R.C. Byrd Locks and Dam was at 36.15 feet on Monday night, below flood stage which is 50 feet.


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The Ohio River is a familiar but unwelcome visitor with its high water at Point Pleasant Riverfront Park, pictured here, with a portion of its amphitheatre under water on Monday evening. The Ohio River was at 29.6 feet at 9 p.m., Monday night, according to the National Weather Service. Flood stage is 40 feet at Point Pleasant. The river level at the R.C. Byrd Locks and Dam was at 36.15 feet on Monday night, below flood stage which is 50 feet.

The Ohio River is a familiar but unwelcome visitor with its high water at Point Pleasant Riverfront Park, pictured here, with a portion of its amphitheatre under water on Monday evening. The Ohio River was at 29.6 feet at 9 p.m., Monday night, according to the National Weather Service. Flood stage is 40 feet at Point Pleasant. The river level at the R.C. Byrd Locks and Dam was at 36.15 feet on Monday night, below flood stage which is 50 feet.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2017/04/web1_4.4-PPR-Riverfront.jpgThe Ohio River is a familiar but unwelcome visitor with its high water at Point Pleasant Riverfront Park, pictured here, with a portion of its amphitheatre under water on Monday evening. The Ohio River was at 29.6 feet at 9 p.m., Monday night, according to the National Weather Service. Flood stage is 40 feet at Point Pleasant. The river level at the R.C. Byrd Locks and Dam was at 36.15 feet on Monday night, below flood stage which is 50 feet. Beth Sergent/Register

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