704  
FGUS83 KGRB 161645  
RVSGRB  
MIC043-109-WIC037-075-083-171645-  
 
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI  
1145 AM CDT MON MAY 16 2022  
 
...ABOVE BANKFULL BUT BELOW FLOOD STAGE LEVELS WERE OBSERVED ALONG  
THE OCONTO RIVER...MENOMINEE RIVER AND PESHTIGO RIVER...  
 
FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER AT NIAGARA  
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.  
* IMPACTS AT 11.5 FEET. NEAR 8200 CFS, PIERS GORGE DOWNSTREAM  
CONSIDERED HIGH FOR LOCAL RAFTING COMPANIES.  
 
FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER AT VULCAN  
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 11.7 FEET.  
* IMPACTS AT 12.0 FEET. THERE IS SOME MINOR FLOODING OF ADJACENT  
FARMLAND AND WOODED LOWLAND.  
 
FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER AT MCALLISTER  
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 14.4 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 OCONTO RIVER AT OCONTO  
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 8.3 FEET.  
* IMPACTS AT 8.5 FEET. FLOODWATERS MAINLY IMPACT WOODED LOWLAND.  
WATER APPROACHES STRUCTURES IN A PUBLIC CAMPGROUND IN THE CITY OF  
OCONTO.  
 
FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER AT MENOMINEE RIVER BELOW KINGSFORD DAM  
* THE LATEST FLOW WAS 7311.0 CFS.  
* IMPACTS AT 8000.0 CFS. FLOWS AT THIS RATE DOWNSTREAM FROM THE  
KINGSFORD DAM MAY IMPACT SOME SHORELINE STRUCTURES.  
 
FOR THE PESHTIGO RIVER AT PORTERFIELD  
* THE LATEST STAGE WAS 11.0 FEET.  
* IMPACTS AT 12.0 FEET. AREA BOAT DOCKS BEGIN FLOODING AND THERE IS  
WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF WOODED LOWLAND.  
 
FOR THE MENOMINEE RIVER AT BIG QUINNESEC FALLS DAM  
* THE LATEST FLOW WAS 8238.0 CFS.  
* IMPACTS AT 10000.0 CFS. FLOW IS FAST. PROPERTY OWNERS SHOULD  
PROTECT SHORELINE EQUIPMENT.  
 
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 FORECASTS (1 PM)  
LOCATION STG STG DAY/TIME TUE WED THU FRI SAT  
 
MENOMINEE RIVER  
NIAGARA 13.0 11.3 MON 11 AM 10.7 10.2 9.8 9.3 9.0  
VULCAN 15.0 11.7 MON 11 AM 11.1 10.4 10.0 9.4 8.9  
MCALLISTER 15.0 14.4 MON 11 AM 13.8 13.6 13.1 12.7 12.4  
MENOMINEE R -9999 7311.0 MON 11 AM MSG MSG MSG MSG MSG  
BIG QUINNES -9999 8238.0 MON 11 AM MSG MSG MSG MSG MSG  
 
OCONTO RIVER  
OCONTO 9.0 8.3 MON 11 AM 7.1 6.5 6.1 5.9 5.7  
 
PESHTIGO RIVER  
PORTERFIELD 12.0 11.0 MON 10 AM MSG MSG MSG MSG MSG  
 

 
 
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