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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
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

NEZ057-182100-
Lake McConaughy-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 18 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around 65.
Waters choppy.
.TONIGHT...South winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the west 4 to
10 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 39. Waters a
light chop.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 18 mph. Sunny. Highs around 64.
Waters choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph decreasing to 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 34. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$

NEZ027-038-182100-
Calamus Reservoir-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

...CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...South winds 12 to 18 mph increasing to 18 to 24 mph in
the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 66. Waters choppy
becoming rough in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 12 to 14 mph. Mostly cloudy in the
evening then clearing. Lows around 44. Waters a moderate chop.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 16 mph increasing to northwest 14 to
20 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 66. Waters a
moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph. Clear. Lows around
37. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-182100-
Sutherland Reservoir-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

...CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 16 mph increasing to south 14 to
20 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 64. Waters a
moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to the southwest
6 to 10 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 37. Waters
a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 18 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 66. Waters choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph decreasing to 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 33. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ059-182100-
Lake Maloney-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

...CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 16 mph increasing to 16 to 20 mph in
the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 64. Waters a moderate
chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...South winds 12 to 14 mph shifting to the southwest
8 to 12 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 39. Waters
a moderate chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 16 mph shifting to the north
12 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 66. Waters a
moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph decreasing to 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 34. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ069-182100-
Enders Reservoir-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...South winds 8 to 18 mph increasing to 14 to 18 mph with
gusts to near 30 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around
62. Waters choppy.
.TONIGHT...South winds 8 to 12 mph shifting to the southwest 6 to
8 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 39. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 18 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 69. Waters choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph decreasing to 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 35. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-182100-
Merritt Reservoir-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY AND
CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES FRIDAY...

.TODAY...Breezy. South winds 14 to 24 mph increasing to 18 to
26 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 67. Waters
rough.
.TONIGHT...South winds 14 to 16 mph becoming southwest 8 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 43. Waters a
moderate chop.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Sunny. Highs around 63.
Waters choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 10 mph. Clear. Lows around
35. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-182100-
Red Willow Reservoir-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

...CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY...

.TODAY...South winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 20 mph in
the afternoon. Partly sunny. A slight chance of light rain in the
afternoon. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs around
63. Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...South winds 8 to 14 mph shifting to the southwest 6 to
10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the evening then
clearing. Lows around 40. Waters a moderate chop becoming a light
chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to north 12 to
18 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 69. Waters a
moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to 4 to
8 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 36. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ071-182100-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

...CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY...

.TODAY...South winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 20 mph in
the afternoon. Partly sunny. A slight chance of light rain in the
afternoon. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs around
64. Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 14 mph shifting to the southwest
8 to 10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the evening then
becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 41. Waters a moderate chop
becoming a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...West winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to north 14 to 18 mph
in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 70. Waters a moderate chop
becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the northwest
6 to 8 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 36. Waters a light
chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ059-182100-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
857 AM CDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

...CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 16 mph increasing to 16 to 20 mph in
the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 64. Waters a moderate
chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 14 mph shifting to the southwest
8 to 10 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Waters
a moderate chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 16 mph shifting to the north
12 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 68. Waters a
moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph. Clear. Lows around
34. Waters a light chop.

$$