River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
1046 AM CDT Sun May 26 2019

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

For the Wolf River at New London
* The latest stage was 8.3 feet.
* Impacts at 8.5 feet. Flooding affects mainly to wooded lowland.
  Water is approaching some sheds and garages along Wolf River Drive
  in Fremont. Slow no wake advisories may be posted for much of the
  Wolf River and area tributaries during the boating season..


For the Wisconsin River below Rainbow Reservoir
* The latest stage was 4.6 feet.
* Impacts at 4.0 feet. There is minor flooding of wooded lowland.
  Flood stage is at 6 feet.


For the Wisconsin River below Alexander Reservoir
* The latest stage was 1257 feet.
* Impacts at 1257 feet. Flooding affects wooded lowland.


For the Wisconsin River below Wausau
* The latest stage was 1165 feet.
* Impacts at 1165 feet. Mainly lowland flooding is occurring in DC
  Everest Park and Oak Island Park.


For the Menominee River near Kingsford
* The latest stage was 6422 feet.
* Impacts at 8000 cfs. Flows at this rate downstream from the
  Kingsford Dam may impact some shoreline structures.


For the Menominee River near Big Quinnesec Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 7076 feet.
* Impacts at 10000 cfs. Flow is fast. Property owners should protect
  shoreline equipment.


For the Menominee River below Twin Falls Dam
* The latest stage was 17.1 feet.
* Impacts 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 Niagara
* The latest stage was 10.7 feet.
* Impacts at 11.5 feet. Near 8200 cfs, Piers Gorge downstream
  considered high for local rafting companies downstream .


For the Menominee River near Vulcan
* The latest stage was 11.5 feet.
* Impacts 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 10.9 feet.
* Impacts at 11.0 feet. There is minor lowland flooding. Flood stage
  is at 14 feet.


For the Menominee River near McAllister
* The latest stage was 14.5 feet.
* Impacts at 15.0 feet. Water covers the boat docks near the river
  gauge and there is extensive flooding of wooded lowland areas.


For the Peshtigo River near Porterfield
* The latest stage was 10.6 feet.
* Impacts at 10.0 feet. There is minor flooding of wooded lowland.
  Flood stage is at 12 feet.


For the Oconto River above Oconto
* The latest stage was 7.0 feet.
* Impacts 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 Fox River at Green Bay
* The latest stage was 581.6 feet.
* Impacts at 582.0 feet. Which is bankfull stage...there is minor
  lowland flooding. Flood stage is at 584 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

Lower Wolf River
  New London   9  8.3 Sun 09 AM  8.3  8.2  7.9  7.7  7.5  7.3

Wisconsin River
  Rainbow Re   6  4.6 Sun 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Alexander   1259 1256.9 Sun 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Wausau      1167 1165.5 Sun 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Menominee Dams flow
  Kingsford   MS 6422.0 Sun 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Big Quinne  MS 7076.0 Sun 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Menominee River
  Twin Falls  20 17.1 Sun 09 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Niagara     13 10.7 Sun 10 AM 10.6 10.1  9.7  9.4  9.1  8.8
  Vulcan      15 11.5 Sun 10 AM 11.1 10.3  9.8  9.4  9.1  8.7
  White Rapi  14 10.9 Sun 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  McAllister  15 14.5 Sun 10 AM 14.4 13.9 13.6 13.2 12.8 12.5

Peshtigo River
  Porterfiel  12 10.6 Sun 09 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Oconto River
  Oconto       9  7.0 Sun 10 AM  6.7  6.5  6.2  6.0  5.8  5.7

Fox River
  Green Bay   584 581.6 Sun 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

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