River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1041 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

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

For the Menominee River below Twin Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 17.6 feet.
* At 18.5 feet, There is minor lowland flooding.  Flood stage is 20.5
  feet.  Flows downstream from the Kingsford dam to Niagara are fast
  and dangerous.


For the Menominee River near Niagara
* The latest stage was 11.4 feet.
* At 11.5 feet, Near 8200 cfs...piers gorge downstream consided high
  for local rafting companies downstream .


For the Menominee River near Vulcan
* The latest stage was 12.3 feet.
* At 12.0 feet, There is some minor flooding of adjacent farmland and
  wooded lowland.


For the Menominee River near White Rapids
* The latest stage was 11.5 feet.
* At 11.0 feet, There is minor lowland flooding.  Flood stage is at
  14 feet.


For the Pike River near Amberg
* The latest stage was 5.1 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 4.4 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 7978 feet.


For the Menominee River near Big Quinnesec Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 8597 feet.


For the Peshtigo River below Caldron Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 903.3 feet.
* At 903.0 feet, There is minor lowland flooding.  Flood stage is at
  905 feet.


For the Peshtigo River near Porterfield
* The latest stage was 11.2 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 7.4 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.


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  Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat

Menominee River
  Niagara     13 11.4 Sun 09 AM 11.2 11.4 11.6 11.6 11.3 11.1
  Vulcan      15 12.3 Sun 10 AM 12.1 12.3 12.6 12.4 12.2 11.8

Oconto River
  Oconto       9  7.4 Sun 09 AM  7.5  7.6  7.5  7.3  7.0  6.8

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