River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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WIC083-115-180223-

HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
823 PM CST SAT JAN 16 2016

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

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.


Ice jams can cause water levels to rise suddenly. The next scheduled
statement will be issued tomorrow morning.

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