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Wisconsin River below Biron Dam Tailwater (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 1012.16 ft at 10:10AM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1012.12 ft at 1:10PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1012.07 ft at 4:10PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1012.1 ft at 7:10PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1012.08 ft at 10:10PM Aug 02, 2020Observed: 1012.05 ft at 1:10AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1012.08 ft at 4:10AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1011.83 ft at 7:10AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1011.96 ft at 10:10AM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1011.84 ft at 1:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1011.87 ft at 4:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1011.73 ft at 7:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1011.71 ft at 10:10PM Aug 03, 2020Observed: 1011.65 ft at 1:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 1011.74 ft at 4:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 1011.68 ft at 7:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 1011.71 ft at 10:10AM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 1011.7 ft at 1:10PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 1011.69 ft at 4:10PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 1011.79 ft at 7:10PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 1011.76 ft at 10:10PM Aug 04, 2020Observed: 1011.68 ft at 1:10AM Aug 05, 2020Observed: 1011.76 ft at 4:10AM Aug 05, 2020Observed: 1011.68 ft at 7:10AM Aug 05, 2020Observed: 1011.81 ft at 10:10AM Aug 05, 2020Observed: 1011.85 ft at 1:10PM Aug 05, 2020Observed: 1011.84 ft at 4:10PM Aug 05, 2020Observed: 1011.65 ft at 7:10PM Aug 05, 2020Observed: 1011.69 ft at 10:10PM Aug 05, 2020Observed: 1011.6 ft at 1:10AM Aug 06, 2020Observed: 1011.64 ft at 4:10AM Aug 06, 2020Observed: 1011.42 ft at 7:10AM Aug 06, 2020Observed: 1011.6 ft at 10:10AM Aug 06, 2020Observed: 1011.51 ft at 1:10PM Aug 06, 2020Observed: 1011.55 ft at 4:10PM Aug 06, 2020Observed: 1011.63 ft at 7:10PM Aug 06, 2020Observed: 1011.49 ft at 10:10PM Aug 06, 2020Observed: 1011.49 ft at 1:10AM Aug 07, 2020Observed: 1011.38 ft at 4:10AM Aug 07, 2020Observed: 1011.43 ft at 7:10AM Aug 07, 2020BIRW3(plotting HTIRP) Graph Created (8:35AM Aug 7, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 1011.43 ft at 7:10 AM CDT 7-Aug-2020. Flood Stage is 1017 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Wisconsin River below Biron Dam. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 1022
Moderate Flood Stage: 1020
Flood Stage: 1017
Action Stage: 1015
Low Stage (in feet): 0

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1022 Several homes on Shore Acres Drive in Biron are surrounded by 4 feet of water. Highway 66 or County P is likely closed due to high water.
1020.5 Up to 2 feet of water surrounds some homes on Shore Acres Drive in Biron. Portions of Reddin Road are likely closed. Portions of Highway 66 or County Road P near the Stoney Brook Creek bridge are covered with water and may be closed.
1019 Widespread flooding in wooded lowland is occurring along the river. About a half-foot of water surrounds a few homes on Shore Acres Drive in Biron. Water may be over portions of Reddin Road. Water may also be approaching parts of Highway 66 or County Road P due to Stoney Brook Creek backing up.
1017 Widespread wooded lowland flooding. Water approaches a few homes on Shore Acres Drive in Biron.
1015 Wooded lowland flooding is occurring. There is minor shoreline flooding of some homes on Shoreline Acres Drive in Biron.
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(1) Biron crest 1020.73 feet on Shore Acres Drive
(2) Biron dam and dike downstream on the Wisconsin River
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Latitude: 44.433611° N, Longitude: 89.781944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

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NWS stage 0 ft 1017 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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