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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
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

NEZ057-250900-
Lake McConaughy-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 8 to 14 mph shifting to the north
10 to 18 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers. The chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Lows around 46. Waters a moderate chop
becoming choppy after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North winds 12 to 14 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around
67. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the
southeast 4 to 8 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around
42. Waters a light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 8 to 18 mph shifting to the south 12 to
18 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 74. Waters
choppy.

$$

NEZ027-038-250900-
Calamus Reservoir-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 10 mph increasing to north 10 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
evening, then showers likely after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Lows around 47. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North winds 12 to 14 mph. Sunny. A chance of showers
in the morning. The chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs
around 71. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 6 to 12 mph decreasing to 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Mostly clear in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. Waters a light chop becoming
smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...East winds 8 to 14 mph increasing to southeast 14 to
18 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 68. Waters a
moderate chop becoming choppy in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ059-250900-
Sutherland Reservoir-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to north 10 to
14 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Lows around 46. Waters a light chop
becoming a moderate chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North winds 12 to 16 mph. Sunny. A slight chance of
showers in the morning. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Highs around 69. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph becoming east 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 41. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 12 to 18 mph shifting to the south
16 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 75.
Waters choppy.

$$

XXZ059-250900-
Lake Maloney-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

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

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph increasing to north 10 to
16 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers
in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. The
chance of precipitation 40 percent. Lows around 46. Waters a
light chop becoming a moderate chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North winds 12 to 16 mph. Sunny. A chance of showers
in the morning. The chance of precipitation 30 percent. Highs
around 68. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph becoming east 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 41. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 12 to 18 mph increasing to south 18 to
20 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 73. Waters
choppy.

$$

XXZ069-250900-
Enders Reservoir-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...East winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to north 10 to
16 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers after midnight. The
chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 47. Waters a
light chop becoming a moderate chop after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North winds 14 to 18 mph. Sunny. Highs around 71.
Waters choppy.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the
southeast around 6 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around
44. Waters a light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 8 to 18 mph increasing to 14 to 18 mph in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 79. Waters choppy.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-250900-
Merritt Reservoir-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

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

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 6 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. Showers
likely in the evening, then showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 80 percent. Lows around 43. Waters a light chop.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 14 mph. Sunny. Highs around 66.
Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 8 to 14 mph becoming east 4 to
8 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers after midnight. The
chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 38. Waters a
moderate chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 12 to 20 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs
around 70. Waters choppy.

$$

XXZ071-250900-
Red Willow Reservoir-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

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

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

.TONIGHT...East winds 4 to 8 mph increasing to north 12 to 18 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 47. Waters smooth to a
light chop becoming choppy after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North winds 16 to 18 mph decreasing to 12 to 16 mph
in the afternoon. Sunny. A chance of showers in the morning. The
chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 71. Waters
choppy becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph becoming southeast
4 to 6 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 43. Waters
a light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 12 to 18 mph increasing to south 18 to
20 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 77. Waters
choppy.

$$

XXZ071-250900-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

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

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

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 6 mph increasing to north 12 to
18 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 47. Waters smooth to a
light chop becoming choppy after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North winds 16 to 18 mph decreasing to 12 to 16 mph
in the afternoon. Sunny. A chance of showers in the morning. The
chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 72. Waters
choppy becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph becoming southeast
around 4 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 43.
Waters a light chop becoming smooth after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 12 to 18 mph increasing to south 18 to
20 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 76. Waters
choppy.

$$

XXZ059-250900-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
613 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

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

.TONIGHT...East winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to north 10 to
18 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a
chance of showers after midnight. The chance of precipitation
40 percent. Lows around 46. Waters a light chop becoming choppy
after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North winds 12 to 16 mph. Sunny. A chance of showers
in the morning. The chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs
around 69. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 6 to 12 mph becoming east 4 to
6 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 42. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 12 to 18 mph increasing to south 18 to
20 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 73. Waters
choppy.

$$

&&

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