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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
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

NEZ057-032100-
Lake McConaughy-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph shifting to the northeast
6 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Highs around 74. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...East winds 6 to 10 mph shifting to the north 6 to
12 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms.
The chance of precipitation 60 percent. Lows around 54. Waters a
light chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the northwest
10 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of
showers in the morning. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Highs around 68. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 47. Waters a light chop.

$$

NEZ027-038-032100-
Calamus Reservoir-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...South winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to 12 to 18 mph in
the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 78. Waters a moderate chop
becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to 4 to 6 mph
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
evening. A slight chance of thunderstorms. Showers likely after
midnight. The chance of precipitation 60 percent. Lows around 53.
Waters a light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after
midnight.
.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the northwest
6 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Highs around 68. Waters smooth to a
light chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 6 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 47. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-032100-
Sutherland Reservoir-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...South winds 6 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance
of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Highs around 77. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...East winds around 6 mph shifting to the north 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the
evening. A chance of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation
60 percent. Lows around 52. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds 6 to 10 mph. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers in the morning. The chance of precipitation
20 percent. Highs around 69. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 6 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 45. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-032100-
Lake Maloney-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 14 mph. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance
of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 78. Waters a moderate
chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 10 mph shifting to the west 6 to
10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the
evening. A chance of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation
60 percent. Lows around 53. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds 6 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy in the morning
then becoming mostly sunny. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a slight chance of
showers in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Highs around 70. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 45. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ069-032100-
Enders Reservoir-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to the north 6 to
10 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Highs around 79. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 8 mph shifting to the northwest
around 6 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the
evening. A chance of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation
60 percent. Lows around 52. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds 6 to 12 mph. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs around
72. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 2 to 8 mph shifting to the northwest
around 6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 45. Waters
smooth to a light chop.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-032100-
Merritt Reservoir-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 14 mph shifting to the northwest
6 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Highs around 74. Waters a moderate chop
becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...North winds 4 to 6 mph. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation 50 percent. Lows
around 50. Waters smooth to a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 10 to 12 mph
in the afternoon. Partly sunny. A chance of showers. The chance
of precipitation 30 percent. Highs around 68. Waters a light
chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 10 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 46. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-032100-
Red Willow Reservoir-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

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

.TODAY...South winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Highs around 82. Waters a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph becoming southwest 6 to
8 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms.
The chance of precipitation 50 percent. Lows around 53. Waters a
moderate chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.TUESDAY...North winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 10 to 12 mph in
the afternoon. Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning.
A slight chance of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation
30 percent. Highs around 74. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 47. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-032100-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

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

.TODAY...South winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation
20 percent. Highs around 83. Waters a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph decreasing to 4 to 8 mph
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of precipitation
60 percent. Lows around 53. Waters a moderate chop becoming
smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.TUESDAY...West winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the north 6 to 8 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 74. Waters smooth to a
light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 6 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 47. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-032100-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
643 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 16 mph. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance
of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon. The chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs around
79. Waters a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph shifting to the west 4 to
10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a slight
chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of precipitation
60 percent. Lows around 53. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...North winds 4 to 10 mph. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers in the morning. A slight chance of thunderstorms. The
chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 71. Waters a
light chop.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph. Mostly clear. Lows
around 46. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

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