River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
832 AM CDT MON SEP 8 2014

...ABOVE BANKFULL BUT BELOW FLOOD STAGE LEVELS WERE OBSERVED ALONG
THE EMBARRASS RIVER...OCONTO RIVER...PESHTIGO RIVER...

FOR THE PESHTIGO RIVER NEAR PORTERFIELD
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 11.4 FEET AND SLOWLY FALLING.
* AT 12.0 FEET...AT FLOOD STAGE...AREA BOAT DOCKS BEGIN FLOODING AND
  THERE IS WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF WOODED LOWLAND.

FOR THE OCONTO RIVER ABOVE OCONTO
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 7.8 FEET AND SLOWLY FALLING.
* 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 EMBARRASS RIVER NEAR EMBARRASS
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 6.1 FEET AND SLOWLY FALLING.
* AT 6.0 FEET...FLOODING IS CONFINED TO LOWLAND AND AGRICULTURAL
  LAND.  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 7 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  TUE  WED  THU  FRI  SAT  SUN  MON

PESHTIGO RIVER
  PORTERFIEL  12 11.4 MON 08 AM

OCONTO RIVER
  OCONTO       9  7.8 MON 07 AM  7.5  6.9  6.3  5.8  5.4  5.3

EMBARRASS RIVER
  EMBARRASS    7  6.1 MON 07 AM

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