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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
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

NEZ057-191000-
Lake McConaughy-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

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

.TONIGHT...West winds 4 to 10 mph. Mostly clear. Lows around 30.
Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to 8 to 12 mph in
the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 66. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 4 to 8 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 35. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to 14 to 20 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of light rain in the
afternoon. The chance of precipitation 30 percent. Highs around
47. Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.

$$

NEZ027-038-191000-
Calamus Reservoir-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 12 to 18 mph becoming west 6 to 8 mph
after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 31. Waters choppy
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.TUESDAY...West winds around 6 mph shifting to the southeast 6 to
12 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 60. Waters smooth to
a light chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
in the evening. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows around 34. Waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to north
10 to 14 mph with higher gusts in the afternoon. Cloudy. A chance
of light rain in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation
30 percent. Highs around 53. Waters a light chop becoming a
moderate chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ059-191000-
Sutherland Reservoir-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...West winds 4 to 6 mph. Mostly clear. Lows around 28.
Waters smooth to a light chop.
.TUESDAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 14 mph in
the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 65. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 4 to 8 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 31. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to north
14 to 18 mph with gusts to near 30 mph in the afternoon. Mostly
cloudy. A chance of light rain in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 30 percent. Highs around 50. Waters a light chop
becoming choppy in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ059-191000-
Lake Maloney-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

.TONIGHT...North winds 4 to 10 mph shifting to the west around
4 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 29. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth after midnight.
.TUESDAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 14 mph in
the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 64. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 mph decreasing to 4 to
8 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 31. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to north
14 to 16 mph with gusts to near 30 mph in the afternoon. Mostly
cloudy. A chance of light rain in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 51. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ069-191000-
Enders Reservoir-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest
4 to 6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 32. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.TUESDAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to 8 to 12 mph in
the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 68. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 8 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 31. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 12 to 16 mph
with gusts to near 30 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of light rain in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 54. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-191000-
Merritt Reservoir-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

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

.TONIGHT...West winds 4 to 10 mph decreasing to 4 to 6 mph after
midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 31. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.TUESDAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to southeast 12 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 61. Waters a light
chop becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to the
southwest 6 to 12 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy in the
evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 34. Waters a
light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 12 to 18 mph increasing to 18 to 20 mph
in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph. Cloudy. A chance of light
rain and a slight chance of light snow in the afternoon. The
chance of precipitation 50 percent. Highs around 46. Waters
choppy.

$$

XXZ071-191000-
Red Willow Reservoir-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

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

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 8 to 14 mph becoming west 4 to 6 mph
after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Waters a moderate
chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.TUESDAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 12 mph in
the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 66. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph decreasing to 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 33. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to north 10 to
14 mph with higher gusts in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of light rain in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 56. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ071-191000-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

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

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph becoming west around 4 mph
after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 31. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth after midnight.
.TUESDAY...South winds 2 to 8 mph increasing to southeast 10 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 66. Waters smooth to
a light chop becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 35. Waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 6 to 10 mph increasing to northeast 10 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of light rain in
the afternoon. The chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs
around 58. Waters a light chop becoming a moderate chop in the
afternoon.

$$

XXZ059-191000-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
1113 PM CST Mon Nov 18 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph becoming west 4 to 6 mph
after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 29. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.TUESDAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to southeast 10 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 64. Waters a light
chop becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 mph decreasing to 4 to
8 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 33. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to north 12 to
14 mph with higher gusts in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of light rain in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 52. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.

$$

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