River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1026 AM CDT WED APR 9 2014

...ABOVE BANKFULL BUT BELOW FLOOD STAGE LEVELS WERE OBSERVED ALONG
THE FOX RIVER...MENOMINEE RIVER...OCONTO RIVER...UPPER WOLF RIVER...
WISCONSIN RIVER...WOLF RIVER...YELLOW RIVER...

FOR THE OCONTO RIVER ABOVE OCONTO
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 8.5 FEET.
* AT 9.0 FEET...AT FLOOD STAGE...WIDESPREAD FLOODING OCCURS IN A
  PUBLIC CAMPGROUND IN THE CITY OF OCONTO. WATER APPROACHES THE BACK
  YARDS OF SEVERAL HOMES ALONG THE RIVER IN OCONTO...AND THERE IS
  WIDESPREAD LOWLAND FLOODING.


FOR THE WOLF RIVER NEAR SHIOCTON
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 9.9 FEET.
* AT 11.0 FEET...WHICH IS FLOOD STAGE...THERE IS MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE SHIOCTON AREA INCLUDING THE CITY PARK AND BOAT LANDING.


FOR THE WOLF RIVER AT NEW LONDON
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 7.4 FEET.
* AT 8.0 FEET...FLOODING AFFECTS CONFINED TO LOWLAND REGIONS ADJACENT
  TO THE RIVER.


FOR THE WISCONSIN RIVER AT ROTHSCHILD
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 20.6 FEET.
* AT 23.0 FEET...2 FEET BELOW FLOOD STAGE...THERE IS MINOR LOWLAND
  FLOODING.


FOR THE YELLOW RIVER AT BABCOCK
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 9.8 FEET.
* AT 10.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR FLOODING TO
  LOWLAND AND AGRICULTURAL LAND. FLOOD STAGE IS AT 12 FEET.


FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER 10 N VULCAN
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 6.9 FEET.
* AT 9.0 FEET...AT BANKFULL STAGE...MINOR FLOODING AFFECTS ARE
  CONFINED TO LOWLAND ALONG THE RIVER.


FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER NEAR NIAGARA
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 7.8 FEET.
* AT 10.0 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS FLOODING OF
  LOWLAND. PIERS GORGE RAPIDS DOWNSTREAM BECOMING ACTIVE.


FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER NEAR MCALLISTER
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 12.0 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 UPPER WOLF RIVER AT LANGLADE
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 8.9 FEET.
* AT 9.5 FEET...WHICH IS BANKFULL STAGE...THERE IS MINOR FLOODING OF
  LOWLAND IN THE VICINITY OF THE TOWN OF LANGLADE. AT HIGH FLOWS...
  RIVER BANKS CAN QUICKLY BECOME SATURATED AND UNSTABLE. FLOOD STAGE
  IS 11.5 FEET.


FOR THE FOX RIVER AT APPLETON
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 6.3 FEET.
* AT 7.0 FEET...THE RIVER CURRENT IN THIS REGION BEGINS TO GET FAST
  FROM APPLETON TO THE THOUSAND ISLAND AREA DOWNSTREAM.


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

&&

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

OCONTO RIVER
  OCONTO       9  8.5 WED 08 AM  8.8  8.9  9.0  8.7  8.2  7.7

LOWER WOLF RIVER
  SHIOCTON    11  9.9 WED 08 AM 10.1 10.4 10.6 10.8 11.0 11.2
  NEW LONDON   9  7.4 WED 09 AM  7.5  7.6  7.6  7.7  7.7  7.7

WISCONSIN RIVER
  ROTHSCHILD  25 20.6 WED 09 AM 20.3 20.7 21.7 22.1 21.5 20.9

YELLOW RIVER
  BABCOCK     12  9.8 WED 09 AM  9.2  8.1  7.6  6.4  5.6  4.9

MENOMINEE RIVER
  VULCAN      15  6.9 WED 10 AM  7.3  8.0  8.9  9.8 10.2 10.1
  NIAGARA     13  7.8 WED 09 AM  8.0  8.4  9.2  9.8 10.0  9.8
  MCALLISTER  15 12.0 WED 08 AM 12.3 12.8 13.3 14.1 14.6 14.8

UPPER WOLF RIVER
  LANGLADE    12  8.9 WED 08 AM  9.1  9.3  9.8 10.1 10.2 10.2

FOX RIVER
  APPLETON     8  6.3 WED 09 AM  6.2  6.2  6.2  6.2  6.2  6.2

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