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Beta Continues Moving Toward the Texas Coast; Teddy Brings Rip Currents & Swells to the East Coast

Beta continues to track slowly towards the western Gulf coast. Storm surge, tropical storm force winds, and a long duration heavy rainfall event with associated flooding are expected over parts of Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, Hurricane Teddy will remain over the Atlantic but still bring swells, rough surf, rip currents and coastal flooding to portions of the East Coast and Puerto Rico. 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
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

NEZ057-202100-
Lake McConaughy-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.TODAY...West winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly sunny. A chance of
sprinkles. Highs around 82. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 4 to 6 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows around
53. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the southeast
4 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 85. Waters
smooth to a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 4 to 6 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 52. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

NEZ027-038-202100-
Calamus Reservoir-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...South winds 12 to 18 mph. Mostly sunny. A chance of
sprinkles. Highs around 83. Waters choppy.
.TONIGHT...South winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows around
56. Waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY...South winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around 82.
Waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 6 to 10 mph. Clear. Lows around 53.
Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-202100-
Sutherland Reservoir-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 4 to 8 mph. Mostly sunny. A chance of
sprinkles. Highs around 86. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 54. Waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 6 to 8 mph. Sunny. Highs around 86.
Waters smooth to a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 4 to 10 mph. Clear. Lows around 52.
Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-202100-
Lake Maloney-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

.TODAY...South winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly sunny. A chance of
sprinkles. Highs around 86. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 10 to 12 mph
after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 56. Waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph. Sunny. Highs around 85.
Waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 6 to 12 mph. Clear. Lows around 53.
Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ069-202100-
Enders Reservoir-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to the northeast 8 to
12 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A chance of sprinkles.
Highs around 87. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 56. Waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 6 mph. Sunny. Highs around 90.
Waters smooth to a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 52. Waters a light chop.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-202100-
Merritt Reservoir-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 14 mph. Partly sunny in the morning
then clearing. A chance of sprinkles. Highs around 84. Waters a
moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph. Mostly clear. Lows around
51. Waters a light chop.
.MONDAY...West winds 6 to 8 mph shifting to the east 6 to 10 mph
in the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 86. Waters smooth to a
light chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 8 to 10 mph shifting to the south 4 to
8 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 51. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ071-202100-
Red Willow Reservoir-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

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

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 14 mph decreasing to 6 to 10 mph in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A chance of sprinkles. Highs around
87. Waters a moderate chop becoming a light chop in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 57. Waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY...South winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 10 to 14 mph in
the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 89. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 14 mph decreasing to 6 to
10 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 53. Waters a moderate
chop becoming a light chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ071-202100-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

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

.TODAY...South winds 12 to 16 mph. Mostly sunny. A chance of
sprinkles. Highs around 87. Waters a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 57. Waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY...South winds 8 to 12 mph increasing to 12 to 14 mph in
the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 86. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 14 mph decreasing to 6 to
10 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 53. Waters a moderate
chop becoming a light chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ059-202100-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
1013 AM CDT Sun Sep 20 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...South winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly sunny. A chance of
sprinkles. Highs around 85. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly cloudy in the
evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 56. Waters a
moderate chop.
.MONDAY...South winds 6 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 12 mph in
the afternoon. Sunny. Highs around 85. Waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to the
south 6 to 10 mph after midnight. Clear. Lows around 54. Waters a
light chop.

$$

&&

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