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Snow and Ice Continue in the Northeast; Rain and Mountain Snow in the West

Significant winter impacts shift into the Northeast on Sunday. Heavy snow up to 2 feet will be possible across interior Northeastern areas. Southern New England may see ice accumulations up to a quarter of an inch. Strong gusty winds and bitter cold will follow the cold front passage. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact the California, Inter-Mountain West, and Rocky mountains. Read More >

 

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
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

NEZ057-201000-
Lake McConaughy-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 6 to 12 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows around
30. Waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 6 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast
around 6 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 49.
Waters a light chop becoming smooth to a light chop in the
afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 10 to
12 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 24. Waters a
light chop.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph. Partly
sunny. Highs around 39. Waters a light chop.

$$

NEZ027-038-201000-
Calamus Reservoir-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.OVERNIGHT...South winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly cloudy. Lows around
15. Waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...East winds 4 to 8 mph. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 30.
Waters smooth to a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 12 mph increasing to 12 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 17. Waters a
light chop becoming a moderate chop after midnight.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Southeast winds 12 to 14 mph. Mostly
cloudy. Highs around 31. Waters a moderate chop.

$$

XXZ059-201000-
Sutherland Reservoir-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 6 to 10 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows around
23. Waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...West winds 6 to 10 mph shifting to the northeast 4 to
6 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 48. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 10 to
12 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 21. Waters a
light chop.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph. Partly
sunny. Highs around 36. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-201000-
Lake Maloney-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 6 to 8 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows around
22. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 6 to 8 mph shifting to the northeast
4 to 6 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 46.
Waters smooth to a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to 12 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 21. Waters a
moderate chop.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Southeast winds 8 to 10 mph. Partly
sunny. Highs around 34. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ069-201000-
Enders Reservoir-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly clear. Lows around
22. Waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...West winds 8 to 10 mph becoming northeast 4 to 6 mph in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 51. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Partly cloudy in the
evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 22. Waters a
light chop.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Southeast winds 6 to 8 mph
increasing to 8 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs
around 40. Waters smooth to a light chop becoming a light chop in
the afternoon.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-201000-
Merritt Reservoir-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

.OVERNIGHT...West winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of light snow. The chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Lows around 25. Waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph shifting to the northeast
4 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 39.
Waters a light chop becoming smooth to a light chop in the
afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 16 mph increasing to south
16 to 18 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 25.
Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy after midnight.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...South winds 12 to 14 mph decreasing
to 6 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 38.
Waters a moderate chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ071-201000-
Red Willow Reservoir-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

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

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 4 to 8 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 19. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.SUNDAY...West winds 6 to 8 mph shifting to the northeast 4 to
6 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 48. Waters
smooth to a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. Lows
around 21. Waters a light chop.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Southeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly
cloudy. Highs around 36. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-201000-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

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

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 4 to 6 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 18. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.SUNDAY...West winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the northeast 4 to
8 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 46. Waters
smooth to a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. Lows
around 20. Waters a light chop.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 34. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-201000-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
128 AM CST Sun Jan 20 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

.OVERNIGHT...Southwest winds 6 to 10 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 22. Waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 6 to 10 mph shifting to the northeast
around 6 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 45.
Waters a light chop becoming smooth to a light chop in the
afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. Lows
around 21. Waters a light chop.
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Partly sunny. Highs around 33. Waters a light chop.

$$