River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
1227 PM CDT Tue Jun 13 2017

...Above bankfull but below flood stage levels were observed along
the Menominee River...Peshtigo River...Pike River...Pine River...
Popple River...

For the Menominee River below Twin Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 17.4 feet.
* At 16.5 feet, Flows downstream of the Kingsford Dam to Niagara
  become fast.  Property owners may need to take action to protect
  shoreline equipment.

For the Menominee River near Niagara
* The latest stage was 11.6 feet.
* At 11.5 feet, Near 8200 cfs...piers gorge downstream consided high
  for local rafting companies downstream .

For the Menominee River near Vulcan
* The latest stage was 12.7 feet.
* At 12.0 feet, There is some minor flooding of adjacent farmland and
  wooded lowland.

For the Menominee River near White Rapids
* The latest stage was 11.6 feet.
* At 11.0 feet, There is minor lowland flooding.  Flood stage is at
  14 feet.

For the Pike River near Amberg
* The latest stage was 5.5 feet.
* At 4.5 feet, Which is bankfull stage...there is minor flooding of
  wooded lowland.  Flood stage is at 6.5 feet.

For the Pine River near Florence
* The latest stage was 6.7 feet.
* At 7.0 feet, A recreational area and parking lot near the gage
  begins to flood.

For the Popple River near Fence
* The latest stage was 4.4 feet.
* At 4.0 feet, Which is bankfull stage...there is minor flooding
  wooded lowland.  Flood stage is at 6 feet.

For the Menominee River near Kingsford
* The latest stage was 8142 feet.
* At 8000 cfs, Flows at this rate downstream from the Kingsford dam
  may impact some shoreline structures.

For the Menominee River near Big Quinnesec Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 8909 feet.
* At 10000 cfs, Flow is fast.  Property owners should protect
  shoreline equipment.
* At 5000 cfs, While flooding is not expected...rivers flows are high
  or expected to increase. Recreational interests should monitor the
  river.  Property owners adjacent to the river should consider
  protecting shoreline equipment including docks piers and boats.

For the Peshtigo River below Caldron Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 903.0 feet.
* At 903.0 feet, There is minor lowland flooding.  Flood stage is at
  905 feet.

For the Peshtigo River near Porterfield
* The latest stage was 10.1 feet.
* At 10.0 feet, There is minor flooding of wooded lowland.  Flood
  stage is at 12 feet.


Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. The next scheduled
routine 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  Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon

Menominee River
  Twin Falls  20 17.4 Tue 11 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Niagara     13 11.6 Tue 10 AM 11.6 11.3 10.9 10.5 10.1  9.8
  Vulcan      15 12.7 Tue 12 PM 12.6 12.3 11.9 11.4 10.9 10.4
  White Rapi  14 11.6 Tue 11 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

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