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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
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

NEZ057-162200-
Lake McConaughy-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

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

.TODAY...Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to west 10 to
16 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 61. Waters a
light chop becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 20 mph. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
light snow and a slight chance of light rain after midnight. The
chance of precipitation 40 percent. Lows around 23. Waters
choppy.
.SATURDAY...North winds 10 to 18 mph becoming northeast 6 to
10 mph in the afternoon. Cloudy. A chance of light snow. The
chance of precipitation 50 percent. Highs around 28. Waters
choppy becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 6 mph shifting to the
southwest 4 to 8 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the evening
then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Waters smooth to a
light chop.

$$

NEZ027-038-162200-
Calamus Reservoir-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

...CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY AND TONIGHT AND
SATURDAY...

.TODAY...South winds 12 to 18 mph shifting to the southwest 14 to
22 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 58. Waters
choppy.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 12 to 18 mph increasing to north 20 to
24 mph after midnight. Cloudy. Lows around 17. Waters choppy
becoming rough after midnight.
.SATURDAY...North winds 16 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 14 mph
in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 26. Waters choppy
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 4 to 10 mph shifting to the
southwest around 6 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the
evening then clearing. Lows around 16. Waters a light chop
becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$

XXZ059-162200-
Sutherland Reservoir-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...South winds 8 to 14 mph shifting to the west 12 to
16 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 63. Waters a
moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...North winds 12 to 14 mph increasing to 14 to 18 mph
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light snow
after midnight. The chance of precipitation 30 percent. Lows
around 23. Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy after midnight.
.SATURDAY...North winds 12 to 18 mph becoming northeast 8 to
12 mph in the afternoon. Cloudy. A chance of light snow. The
chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 27. Waters
choppy becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds around 6 mph shifting to the
southwest after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the evening then
becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Waters smooth to a light
chop.

$$

XXZ059-162200-
Lake Maloney-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

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

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 18 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around
62. Waters choppy.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 12 to 16 mph increasing to north 18 to
22 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light
snow after midnight. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows
around 23. Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy after midnight.
.SATURDAY...North winds 14 to 18 mph becoming northeast 10 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Cloudy. A chance of light snow. The
chance of precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 26. Waters
choppy becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 2 to 8 mph shifting to the
southwest around 6 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the
evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Waters
smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ069-162200-
Enders Reservoir-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph. Sunny. Highs around 64.
Waters a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 14 mph increasing to 10 to 18 mph
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light snow
after midnight. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows
around 26. Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 12 to 16 mph decreasing to 8 to
12 mph in the afternoon. Cloudy. A chance of light snow in the
morning, then light snow likely in the afternoon. The chance of
precipitation 60 percent. Highs around 27. Waters a moderate chop
becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 4 to 8 mph shifting to the southwest
4 to 6 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of light snow
in the evening. The chance of precipitation 30 percent. Lows
around 15. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-162200-
Merritt Reservoir-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph shifting to the northwest
12 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Highs around 56.
Waters a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...Breezy. Northwest winds 18 to 28 mph becoming north
18 to 20 mph after midnight. Cloudy. A slight chance of light
rain in the evening. A slight chance of light snow after
midnight. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 16.
Waters very rough becoming choppy after midnight.
.SATURDAY...North winds 12 to 16 mph decreasing to 4 to 10 mph in
the afternoon. Cloudy in the morning then becoming partly sunny.
A slight chance of light snow in the morning. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Highs around 24. Waters a moderate chop
becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 4 to 8 mph. Partly cloudy. Lows
around 15. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-162200-
Red Willow Reservoir-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

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

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 18 mph. Sunny. Highs around 63.
Waters choppy.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 18 mph. Partly cloudy in the evening
then becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light snow after
midnight. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 26.
Waters choppy.
.SATURDAY...North winds 14 to 18 mph becoming northeast 10 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Cloudy. A chance of light snow. The
chance of precipitation 50 percent. Highs around 28. Waters
choppy becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 2 to 8 mph shifting to the west
around 6 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance of light
snow in the evening. The chance of precipitation 30 percent. Lows
around 14. Waters smooth to a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-162200-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

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

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

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 18 mph. Sunny. Highs around 62.
Waters choppy.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 14 mph increasing to north 12 to
20 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 26. Waters a
moderate chop becoming choppy after midnight.
.SATURDAY...North winds 14 to 18 mph decreasing to 10 to 14 mph
in the afternoon. Cloudy. A slight chance of light snow in the
morning, then a chance of light snow in the afternoon. The chance
of precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 29. Waters choppy
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 4 to 10 mph shifting to the
west around 4 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance
of light snow in the evening. The chance of precipitation
20 percent. Lows around 16. Waters a light chop becoming smooth
after midnight.

$$

XXZ059-162200-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
512 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

...CAUTION IS ADVISED FOR WIND AND WAVES TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...South winds 12 to 18 mph shifting to the southwest 12 to
22 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 63. Waters
choppy.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 18 mph increasing to north 18 to
20 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light
snow after midnight. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows
around 22. Waters choppy.
.SATURDAY...North winds 14 to 18 mph decreasing to 10 to 14 mph
in the afternoon. Cloudy. A slight chance of light snow in the
morning, then a chance of light snow in the afternoon. The chance
of precipitation 40 percent. Highs around 26. Waters choppy
becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 4 to 10 mph shifting to the
southwest around 6 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the
evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Waters a
light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after midnight.

$$