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Recreation Forecasts available for:
  • Lake McConaughy
  • Calamus Reservoir
  • Sutherland Reservoir
  • Lake Maloney
  • Enders Reservoir
  • Merritt Reservoir
  • Red Willow Reservoir
  • Medicine Creek Reservoir
  • Jeffrey Reservoir

 

Current Lake Forecasts in Western and North Central Nebraska

 


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Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service North Platte NE
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

NEZ057-210900-
Lake McConaughy-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.TONIGHT...West winds 4 to 10 mph. Mostly clear. Lows around 31.
Waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
northwest 4 to 6 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around
66. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 4 mph shifting to the west
4 to 6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 33. Waters
smooth becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...West winds 4 to 8 mph. Sunny. Highs around 66. Waters
smooth to a light chop.

$$

NEZ027-038-210900-
Calamus Reservoir-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 14 to 18 mph decreasing to 8 to 14 mph
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 29. Waters choppy
becoming a moderate chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs
around 56. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 4 mph shifting to the south
after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Waters smooth.
.FRIDAY...South winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the southeast 6 to
10 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 62. Waters smooth to
a light chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ059-210900-
Sutherland Reservoir-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 28. Waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds around 4 mph shifting to the
northwest in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 65. Waters
smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 4 mph shifting to the
southwest 4 to 6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around
31. Waters smooth becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 4 to 6 mph. Sunny. Highs around 68.
Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-210900-
Lake Maloney-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to around 4 mph
after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 27. Waters a light
chop becoming smooth after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 4 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs
around 64. Waters smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 4 mph shifting to the
southwest 4 to 6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around
31. Waters smooth becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 4 to 8 mph. Sunny. Highs around 69.
Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ069-210900-
Enders Reservoir-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph shifting to the southwest
4 to 6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 31. Waters
smooth to a light chop.
.THURSDAY...West winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the northwest in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 69. Waters smooth to a
light chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the
southwest after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 35. Waters
smooth to a light chop.
.FRIDAY...West winds around 6 mph shifting to the northeast 4 to
6 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 73. Waters smooth to
a light chop.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-210900-
Merritt Reservoir-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 8 to 14 mph decreasing to 4 to 6 mph
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 25. Waters a moderate
chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 4 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs
around 56. Waters smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the
southwest around 6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around
32. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.FRIDAY...West winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the northeast 6 to
10 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 65. Waters smooth to
a light chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ071-210900-
Red Willow Reservoir-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR RED WILLOW RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph decreasing to 4 to 6 mph
after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds around 4 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around
67. Waters smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 4 mph shifting to the
southwest after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then
becoming clear. Lows around 33. Waters smooth.
.FRIDAY...West winds 4 to 6 mph increasing to south 8 to 10 mph
in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 73. Waters smooth to a
light chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ071-210900-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR MEDICINE CREEK RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to 4 to 6 mph
after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 4 mph shifting to the
southwest in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 65. Waters
smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 4 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 33. Waters smooth.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the southeast
6 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 72. Waters
smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-210900-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
258 PM CDT Wed Oct 20 2021

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to 4 to 6 mph
after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 28. Waters a light
chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 4 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs
around 63. Waters smooth.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 4 mph shifting to the south
around 6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 32. Waters
smooth becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the south 6 to
10 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 68. Waters smooth to
a light chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.

$$

&&

Note: Wind and wave action are for ice free areas in winter.