River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1006 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...ABOVE BANKFULL BUT BELOW FLOOD STAGE LEVELS WERE OBSERVED ALONG
THE BRULE RIVER...FOX RIVER...MANITOWOC RIVER...MENOMINEE RIVER...
OCONTO RIVER...PESHTIGO RIVER...PRAIRIE RIVER...WISCONSIN RIVER...
WOLF RIVER...

FOR THE WISCONSIN RIVER BELOW ALEXANDER RESERVOIR
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 1257 FEET.
* AT 1257 FEET...SECTIONS OF WOODED LOW LAND ARE FLOODED.

FOR THE WISCONSIN RIVER BELOW WAUSAU
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 1165 FEET.
* AT 1165 FEET...MAINLY LOWLAND FLOODING IS OCCURRING IN DC EVEREST
  PARK AND OAK ISLAND PARK.

FOR THE WISCONSIN RIVER AT ROTHSCHILD
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 18.4 FEET.
* AT 18.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR LOWLAND
  FLOODING.  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 25 FEET.

FOR THE PRAIRIE RIVER NEAR MERRILL
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 4.6 FEET.
* AT 4.5 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR FLOODING OF
  WOODED LOWLAND.

FOR THE BRULE RIVER NEAR COMMONWEALTH
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 10.3 FEET.
* AT 10.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR FLOODING TO
  WOODED LOWLAND.  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 12 FEET.

FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER 10 N VULCAN
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 10.6 FEET.
* AT 12.0 FEET...THERE IS MODERATE LOWLAND FLOODING OF ADJACENT FARM
  AND WOODED LAND.

FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER NEAR MCALLISTER
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 13.1 FEET.
* AT 15.0 FEET...WHICH IS FLOOD STAGE...WATER COVERS THE BOAT DOCKS
  NEAR THE GAGE AND THERE IS EXTENSIVE FLOODING OF WOODED LOWLAND.

FOR THE PESHTIGO RIVER NEAR PORTERFIELD
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 10.4 FEET.
* AT 10.0 FEET...AT BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR FLOODING OF
  WOODED LOWLAND.  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 12 FEET.

FOR THE OCONTO RIVER ABOVE OCONTO
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 7.2 FEET.
* AT 7.0 FEET...AT BANKFULL STAGE...WATER APPROACHES A PUBLIC
  CAMPGROUND IN THE CITY OF OCONTO AND THERE IS FLOODING OF LOWLAND.
  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 9 FEET.

FOR THE WOLF RIVER NEAR SHIOCTON
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 10.6 FEET.
* AT 10.5 FEET...JUST BELOW FLOOD STAGE.  SLOW NO WAKE LIMITS MAY BE
  IN EFFECT.  FLOODING AFFECTS INCLUDE LOWLAND WOODED AND
  AGRICULTURAL REGIONS.

FOR THE WOLF RIVER AT NEW LONDON
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 8.3 FEET.
* AT 8.5 FEET...JUST BELOW FLOOD STAGE...SLOW NO WAKE LIMITS MAY BE
  IN EFFECT.  WIDESPREAD FLOODING TO WOODED LOWLAND   .

FOR THE FOX RIVER AT APPLETON
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 7.0 FEET.
* AT 7.0 FEET...THE RIVER CURRENT IN THIS REGION BEGINS TO GET FAST
  FROM APPLETON TO THE THOUSAND ISLAND AREA DOWNSTREAM.

FOR THE MANITOWOC RIVER NEAR MANITOWOC
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 8.1 FEET.
* AT 8.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR LOWLAND
  FLOODING.  FLOOD STAGE IS 10 FEET.

CAUTION IS URGED WHEN WALKING NEAR RIVERBANKS.  THE NEXT SCHEDULED
STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED TOMORROW MORNING.

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ADDITIONAL STAGE INFORMATION AND FORECASTS IF AVAILABLE.
             FLD  OBSERVED                 FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY/TIME  THU  FRI  SAT  SUN  MON  TUE

WISCONSIN RIVER
  ALEXANDER   1259 1256.7 WED 03 PM
  WAUSAU      1167 1165.2 WED 09 AM
  ROTHSCHILD  25 18.4 WED 07 AM 18.1 17.4 16.7 16.2 15.7 15.1

PRAIRIE RIVER
  MERRILL      7  4.6 WED 05 AM

BRULE RIVER
  COMMONWEAL  12 10.3 WED 08 AM

MENOMINEE RIVER
  VULCAN      15 10.6 WED 09 AM 10.4  9.9  9.8  9.6  9.5  9.5
  MCALLISTER  15 13.1 WED 02 AM 13.3 13.5 13.4 13.0 12.8 12.6

PESHTIGO RIVER
  PORTERFIEL  12 10.4 WED 03 AM

OCONTO RIVER
  OCONTO       9  7.2 WED 02 AM  6.8  6.7  6.5  6.3  6.2  6.0

LOWER WOLF RIVER
  SHIOCTON    11 10.6 WED 07 AM 10.4 10.3 10.1  9.9  9.6  9.4
  NEW LONDON   9  8.3 WED 09 AM  8.2  8.1  7.9  7.7  7.4  7.0

FOX RIVER
  APPLETON     8  7.0 WED 08 AM  6.9  6.9  6.9  6.9  6.8  6.7

MANITOWOC RIVER
  MANITOWOC   10  8.1 WED 07 AM

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