River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1055 AM CST FRI JAN 15 2016

...An ice jam was producing above bankfull but below flood stage
levels along portions of the Manitowoc River...Menominee River...
Oconto River...Upper Wolf River...

For the Menominee River near Pembine
* The latest stage was 13.4 feet.
* At 13.5 feet...During the winter season...there is a slushy
  accumulation of ice downstream of the Pemene Falls.


For the Oconto River near Gillett
* The latest stage was 5.6 feet.
* At 5.5 feet...There is a buildup of ice and water within the banks
  of the river.


For the Oconto River above Oconto
* The latest stage was 7.1 feet.
* At 7.0 feet...There is a buildup of ice and water within the banks
  of the river.


For the Upper Wolf River at Langlade
* The latest stage was 10.3 feet.
* At 10.5 feet...There is a buildup of ice and water within the banks
  of the river.


For the Manitowoc River near Manitowoc
* The latest stage was 8.0 feet.
* At 8.0 feet...Which is bankfull stage...there is minor lowland
  flooding.  Flood stage is 10 feet.


Ice jams can cause water levels to rise suddenly. 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  Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu

Menominee River
  Pembine     15 13.4 Fri 09 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Oconto River
  Gillett      8  5.6 Fri 09 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Oconto       9  7.1 Fri 09 AM  7.1  7.1  7.0  7.0  7.0  6.9

Upper Wolf River
  Langlade    12 10.3 Fri 09 AM 10.3 10.3 10.3 10.2 10.2 10.2

Manitowoc River
  Manitowoc   10  8.0 Fri 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG




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