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Hydroelectric project data displayed on this page includes projects owned and operated by We Energies, Wisconsin Public Service and Wisconsin River Power. The data is for informational purposes only. Accuracy and frequency of updates is not guaranteed. For more information pertaining to current flow rate and expected flow rates downstream of Johnson Falls Dam, call the Eastern Hydro Office, 715-854-7498.

Water Levels
7/22/2017 9:40:45 AM CST

Michigamme River 4‑Hour Change 12‑Hour Change
Way Dam - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,373.24 feet -0.01 -0.01
Tail Water Level 1,336.13 feet +0.04 +0.01
Total Flow 609 cfs -1 -1
Hemlock Falls - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,335.55 feet -0.01 -0.02
Tail Water Level 1,301.49 feet -0.01 -0.04
Total Flow 613 cfs +2 -28
USGS 601 cfs -4 0
Peavy Falls - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,283.39 feet 0.00 +0.01
Tail Water Level 1,189.11 feet 0.00 +0.01
Total Flow 838 cfs 0 0
Michigamme Falls - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,189.10 feet +0.01 +0.01
Tail Water Level 1,127.08 feet +0.02 -0.01
Total Flow 848 cfs +29 0
Paint River 4‑Hour Change 12‑Hour Change
Lower Paint - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,283.43 feet -0.01 0.00
Tail Water Level 1,266.46 feet 0.00 0.00
Total Flow 307 cfs 0 0
Diversion Canal 175 cfs -4 -18
Brule River 4‑Hour Change 12‑Hour Change
Brule - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,198.28 feet 0.00 +0.03
Tail Water Level 1,135.86 feet -0.02 0.00
Total Flow 790 cfs -25 -21
Pine River 4‑Hour Change 12‑Hour Change
Pine - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,191.47 feet 0.00 +0.03
Tail Water Level 1,097.16 feet 0.00 -0.03
Bypass Flow 28 cfs 0 0
Total Flow 600 cfs -7 -44
Menominee River 4‑Hour Change 12‑Hour Change
Twin Falls - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,112.29 feet -0.01 -0.03
Tail Water Level 1,067.86 feet -0.01 0.00
Total Flow 1,290 cfs -26 -47
Kingsford - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,066.59 feet -0.01 -0.10
Tail Water Level 1,037.59 feet -0.03 -0.04
Total Flow 2,267 cfs -23 -148
Big Quinnesec - We Energies
Head Water Level 1,034.18 feet -0.09 -0.09
Tail Water Level 943.17 feet 0.00 +0.08
Total Flow 2,385 cfs -59 -39
Old Quinnesec - We Energies
Total Flow 0 cfs 0 0
Chalk Hill - We Energies
Head Water Level 743.77 feet -0.01 +0.10
Tail Water Level 716.18 feet -0.07 -0.12
Total Flow 3,389 cfs +3 -91
White Rapids - We Energies
Head Water Level 715.88 feet -0.11 -0.14
Tail Water Level 688.13 feet -0.06 0.00
Total Flow 3,284 cfs -48 -277
Grand Rapids - WPS
Head Water Level 665.02 feet -0.02 -0.03
Tail Water Level 635.99 feet -0.01 -0.02
Total Flow 4,513 cfs +71 -53
Peshtigo River 4‑Hour Change 12‑Hour Change
Caldron Falls - WPS
Head Water Level 981.71 feet +0.05 +0.11
Tail Water Level 901.62 feet +1.41 +0.12
Total Flow 704 cfs +540 +46
High Falls - WPS
Head Water Level 896.98 feet -0.03 -0.07
Tail Water Level 814.80 feet 0.00 -0.11
Total Flow 521 cfs -1 -67
Johnson Falls - WPS
Head Water Level 813.94 feet -0.01 -0.02
Tail Water Level 770.47 feet -0.04 -0.08
Total Flow 657 cfs -4 -34
Sandstone Rapids - WPS
Head Water Level 723.94 feet -0.08 -0.01
Tail Water Level 680.35 feet -0.20 -0.08
Total Flow 702 cfs -180 +5
Potato Rapids - WPS
Head Water Level 621.86 feet -0.02 +0.02
Tail Water Level 604.53 feet +0.31 +0.05
Total Flow 1,445 cfs 0 +66
Peshtigo - WPS
Head Water Level 602.86 feet -0.02 0.00
Tail Water Level 589.50 feet -0.03 +0.09
Total Flow 1,239 cfs -69 +63
Fox River 4‑Hour Change 12‑Hour Change
Appleton - We Energies
Head Water Level 736.59 feet +0.02 -0.06
Tail Water Level 721.68 feet -0.02 -0.08
Total Flow 1,819 cfs +1 +1
Wisconsin River 4‑Hour Change 12‑Hour Change
Otter Rapids - WPS
Head Water Level 1,616.37 feet -0.02 -0.02
Tail Water Level 1,604.09 feet -0.12 -0.14
Total Flow 370 cfs -84 -86
Hat Rapids - WPS
Head Water Level 1,522.24 feet -0.01 +0.03
Total Flow 858 cfs -9 -13
Jersey - WPS
Head Water Level 1,449.95 feet -0.02 -0.08
Tail Water Level 1,437.37 feet -0.03 -0.03
Total Flow 650 cfs -44 -45
Tomahawk - WPS
Head Water Level 1,435.16 feet 0.00 +0.06
Tail Water Level 1,420.66 feet +0.01 +0.04
Total Flow 1,363 cfs -17 +53
Grandfather Falls - WPS
Head Water Level 1,396.73 feet 0.00 +0.02
Tail Water Level 1,303.45 feet 0.00 +0.15
Total Flow 1,998 cfs +9 +106
Total Bypass Flow 1,998 cfs +9 +106
Alexander - WPS
Head Water Level 1,276.83 feet +0.04 +0.02
Tail Water Level 1,255.03 feet -0.05 +0.04
Total Flow 1,696 cfs +8 +39
Merrill - WPS
Head Water Level 1,247.93 feet -0.01 -0.01
Total Flow 1,900 cfs +117 +139
Wausau - WPS
Head Water Level 1,188.22 feet +0.04 +0.03
Tail Water Level 1,163.52 feet -0.06 -0.03
Total Flow 1,751 cfs +6 -10
Petenwell - WRPCO
Head Water Level 923.51 feet -0.01 -0.05
Tail Water Level 881.81 feet -0.07 -0.04
Total Flow 3,218 cfs -1,131 -1,096
Castle Rock - WRPCO
Head Water Level 881.60 feet +0.02 +0.02
Tail Water Level 845.72 feet -0.12 -0.13
Total Flow 4,116 cfs -838 -800

Data courtesy of Energy Supply and Control


WEC Energy Group