River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
1136 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...Above bankfull but below flood stage levels were observed along
the Big Rib River...Prairie River...Spirit River...Wisconsin River...
Yellow River...

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 1166 feet.
* Impacts at 1167 feet. Waters approaches buildings in DC Everest
  Park and Oak Island Park.

For the Wisconsin River at Rothschild
* The latest stage was 22.0 feet.
* Impacts at 23.0 feet. Water may be approaching structures adjacent
  to the river.

For the Wisconsin River below Stevens Point
* The latest stage was 1075 feet.
* Impacts at 1076 feet. There is widespread flooding of wooded
  lowland.

For the Wisconsin River below Whiting Dam
* The latest stage was 1052 feet.
* Impacts at 1053 feet. Widespread flooding in wooded land adjacent
  to the river. Floodwaters approach homes in low lying areas on
  Park Drive west of Plover.

For the Wisconsin River below Biron Reservoir
* The latest stage was 1016 feet.
* Impacts at 1015 feet. Wooded lowland flooding is occurring.  There
  is minor shoreline flooding of some homes on Shoreline Acres Drive
  in Biron.

For the Big Rib River at Rib Falls
* The latest stage was 8.5 feet.
* Impacts at 9.0 feet. There is minor flooding of low land downstream
  between Rib Falls and Marathon City. There is minor flooding in
  Lions park in Marathon City.

For the Prairie River near Merrill
* The latest stage was 5.0 feet.
* Impacts at 4.5 feet. There is minor flooding of wooded lowland.

For the Spirit River near Spirit Falls
* The latest stage was 5.1 feet.
* Impacts at 5.0 feet. There is lowland flooding. Flood stage is at
  8 feet.

For the Yellow River at Babcock
* The latest stage was 11.6 feet.
* Impacts at 12.0 feet. Flooding is confined mainly to
  agricultural...wooded low land and marshes.


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  Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon

Wisconsin River
  Alexander   1259 1257.2 Tue 11 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Wausau      1167 1166.5 Tue 11 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Rothschild  25 22.0 Tue 10 AM 22.5 22.3 21.0 19.9 18.6 17.7
  Stevens Po  1076 1075.3 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Whiting Da  1053 1052.2 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Biron Rese  1017 1015.6 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Big Rib River
  Rib Falls   10  8.5 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Prairie River
  Merrill      7  5.0 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Spirit River
  Spirit Fal   8  5.1 Tue 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Yellow River
  Babcock     12 11.6 Tue 10 AM 10.3  7.8  6.7  5.7  4.9  4.4

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