River Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
1023 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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

For the Wisconsin River below Alexander Reservoir
* The latest stage was 1258 feet.
* Impacts at 1257 feet. Flooding affects wooded lowland.


For the Wisconsin River below Wausau
* The latest stage was 1167 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 22.7 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 8.6 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 5.4 feet.
* Impacts at 6.0 feet. Flood waters cover parts of a river walkway in
  Merrill.


For the Spirit River near Spirit Falls
* The latest stage was 5.7 feet.
* Impacts at 5.0 feet. There is lowland flooding.  Flood stage is at
  8 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  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue

Wisconsin River
  Alexander   1259 1257.9 Wed 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Wausau      1167 1166.6 Wed 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Rothschild  25 22.7 Wed 08 AM 22.5 20.9 19.8 18.7 17.6 16.9
  Stevens Po  1076 1075.4 Wed 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Whiting Da  1053 1052.5 Wed 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG
  Biron Rese  1017 1015.9 Wed 10 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Big Rib River
  Rib Falls   10  8.6 Wed 08 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Prairie River
  Merrill      7  5.4 Wed 08 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

Spirit River
  Spirit Fal   8  5.7 Wed 09 AM  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG

$$

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