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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
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

NEZ057-292100-
Lake McConaughy-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to 12 to 16 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of sprinkles in
the morning. Highs around 79. Waters a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 12 to 16 mph becoming east 8 to 12 mph
after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. A chance of showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Lows around 56. Waters a moderate chop
becoming a light chop after midnight.
.SATURDAY...East winds 8 to 12 mph increasing to 12 to 16 mph in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 75. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 12 to 18 mph decreasing to 8 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 57. Waters
choppy becoming a moderate chop after midnight.

$$

NEZ027-038-292100-
Calamus Reservoir-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...North winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the east 4 to 8 mph
in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 72. Waters smooth to
a light chop.
.TONIGHT...East winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of precipitation
40 percent. Lows around 52. Waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 16 mph increasing to 14 to 16 mph in
the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning,
then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 66. Waters a moderate
chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph. Mostly cloudy. A
slight chance of showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 52. Waters a moderate chop.

$$

XXZ059-292100-
Sutherland Reservoir-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 12 to 14 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of sprinkles in
the morning. Highs around 78. Waters a light chop becoming a
moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph decreasing to 8 to 10 mph
after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. A chance of showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 30 percent. Lows around 55. Waters a moderate chop
becoming a light chop after midnight.
.SATURDAY...East winds 8 to 12 mph increasing to 12 to 16 mph in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 77. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 12 to 16 mph decreasing to 8 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 54. Waters a
moderate chop.

$$

XXZ059-292100-
Lake Maloney-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 14 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of sprinkles in
the morning. Highs around 77. Waters a light chop becoming a
moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph. Partly cloudy in the
evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers
after midnight. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows
around 55. Waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...East winds 12 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 75. Waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 14 to 18 mph decreasing to 10 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 54. Waters
choppy becoming a moderate chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ069-292100-
Enders Reservoir-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to 14 to 18 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 82. Waters a
moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 12 to 18 mph decreasing to 10 to
12 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 55. Waters
choppy becoming a light chop after midnight.
.SATURDAY...East winds around 10 mph increasing to 12 to 16 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 83. Waters a light
chop becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 14 to 16 mph decreasing to 8 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. The chance of precipitation
20 percent. Lows around 56. Waters a moderate chop.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-292100-
Merritt Reservoir-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 12 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming
mostly sunny. A slight chance of sprinkles in the morning. Highs
around 72. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Partly cloudy in the
evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Lows around 52. Waters a light chop.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph. Partly sunny. A chance
of showers in the morning. The chance of precipitation
40 percent. Highs around 69. Waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph. Mostly cloudy.
Lows around 53. Waters a moderate chop.

$$

XXZ071-292100-
Red Willow Reservoir-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

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

.TODAY...Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to 12 to 14 mph
in the afternoon. Partly sunny in the morning then clearing. A
slight chance of sprinkles in the morning. Highs around 80.
Waters a light chop becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 16 mph shifting to the east
10 to 12 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 55.
Waters a moderate chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 12 mph increasing to east 12 to
18 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 83. Waters a
light chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 14 to 18 mph decreasing to 10 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 57. Waters
choppy becoming a moderate chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ071-292100-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

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

.TODAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to southeast 10 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of
sprinkles in the morning. Highs around 78. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph decreasing to 8 to 10 mph
after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows around 55. Waters a moderate chop becoming a light
chop after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph shifting to the east
12 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 81.
Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 14 to 18 mph shifting to the
southeast 12 to 14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of thunderstorms in the evening. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 56. Waters choppy becoming
a moderate chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ059-292100-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
457 AM CDT Fri May 29 2020

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to southeast 10 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. A slight chance of
sprinkles in the morning. Highs around 76. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly cloudy in the
evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 54. Waters a
moderate chop.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph shifting to the east
14 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 76.
Waters a moderate chop.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 14 to 18 mph decreasing to 10 to
18 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers
in the evening. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows
around 53. Waters choppy.

$$

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