River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1048 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

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

For the Wisconsin River below Rainbow Reservoir
* The latest stage was 5.3 feet.
* At 6.0 feet, There is widespread flooding of wooded lowland.  A
  boat landing ramp and nearby paved parking lot downstream of the
  Rainbow Reservior dam is flooding.


For the Wisconsin River below Alexander Reservoir
* The latest stage was 1258 feet.
* At 1259 feet, Widespread wooded lowland flooding downstream of the
  dam.  The river current downstream of the dam in Council Grounds
  Park is fast.


For the Wisconsin River below Wausau
* The latest stage was 1167 feet.
* At 1167 feet, Waters approaches buildings in DC Everest Park and
  Oak Island Park.


For the Wisconsin River at Rothschild
* The latest stage was 19.6 feet.
* At 20.5 feet, There is widespread lowland flooding.


For the Wisconsin River below Stevens Point
* The latest stage was 1074 feet.
* At 1074 feet, there is flooding of wooded lowland.


For the Wisconsin River below Whiting Dam
* The latest stage was 1051 feet.
* At 1051 feet, Flooding is confined to wooded lowland.


For the Pike River near Amberg
* The latest stage was 4.7 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 Popple River near Fence
* The latest stage was 4.2 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 5569 feet.


For the Menominee River near Big Quinnesec Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 5922 feet.


For the Menominee River below Twin Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 16.5 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 Vulcan
* The latest stage was 10.6 feet.
* At 12.0 feet, There is some minor flooding of adjacent farmland and
  wooded lowland.


For the Menominee River near McAllister
* The latest stage was 14.1 feet.
* At 15.0 feet, Water covers the boat docks near the river gage and
  there is extensive flooding of wooded lowland.


For the Peshtigo River near Porterfield
* The latest stage was 11.1 feet.
* At 12.0 feet, Area boat docks begin flooding and there is
  widespread flooding of wooded lowland.


For the Oconto River above Oconto
* The latest stage was 7.3 feet.
* At 7.0 feet, 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 11.4 feet.
* At 11.5 feet, There is minor flooding at the city park along with
  lowland and adjacent agricultural land.


Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. The next scheduled
routine statement will be issued tomorrow morning.

&&

Additional stage information and forecasts if available.
             FLD  Observed                 Forecast 7AM
Location     STG  STG  Day/Time  Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon

Wisconsin River
  Rainbow Re   6  5.3 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Alexander   1259 1258.3 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Wausau      1167 1166.5 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Rothschild  25 19.6 Tue 09 AM 19.3 18.2 17.3 16.6 16.1 15.5
  Stevens Po  1076 1074.2 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Whiting Da  1053 1051.1 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Pike River
  Amberg       6  4.7 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Popple River
  Fence        6  4.2 Tue 09 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Menominee Dams flow
  Kingsford   MS 5569.0 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Big Quinne  MS 5922.0 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Menominee River
  Twin Falls  20 16.5 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Vulcan      15 10.6 Tue 10 AM 10.3  9.8  9.2  8.7  8.5  8.2
  McAllister  15 14.1 Tue 10 AM 13.8 13.4 12.9 12.4 12.1 11.8

Peshtigo River
  Porterfiel  12 11.1 Tue 09 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Oconto River
  Oconto       9  7.3 Tue 10 AM  7.1  6.7  6.3  6.1  5.9  5.8

Lower Wolf River
  Shiocton    12 11.4 Tue 09 AM 11.3 11.0 10.5 10.1  9.8  9.3

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