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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
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

NEZ057-300900-
Lake McConaughy-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 18 mph. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. Some thunderstorms may be severe
with damaging winds and large hail. The chance of precipitation
60 percent. Lows around 55. Waters choppy.
.THURSDAY...West winds 8 to 14 mph shifting to the north 12 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 72. Waters a
moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 14 mph decreasing to 6 to
10 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. A slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 53. Waters a
moderate chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 6 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast
in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs around 70. Waters a
light chop.

$$

NEZ027-038-300900-
Calamus Reservoir-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 18 mph shifting to the south
16 to 18 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then
becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms. The chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Lows around 60. Waters choppy.
.THURSDAY...South winds 14 to 16 mph shifting to the southeast
10 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms in the morning, then thunderstorms likely in the
afternoon. The chance of precipitation 60 percent. Highs around
72. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of precipitation
40 percent. Lows around 53. Waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 8 to 10 mph. Mostly sunny. A slight
chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a slight chance of
showers in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Highs around 72. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-300900-
Sutherland Reservoir-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 16 mph. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. A slight chance of thunderstorms
after midnight. The chance of precipitation 40 percent. Lows
around 57. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to the north
12 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy in the morning then
becoming mostly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms. The
chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs around 75. Waters a
light chop becoming a moderate chop in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Partly cloudy in
the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows
around 53. Waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the east in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs
around 74. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-300900-
Lake Maloney-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph increasing to south 14 to
18 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows
around 58. Waters a moderate chop becoming choppy after midnight.
.THURSDAY...South winds 8 to 14 mph shifting to the north in the
afternoon. Partly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms. The
chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs around 74. Waters a
moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. A
slight chance of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation
20 percent. Lows around 53. Waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 12 mph. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of thunderstorms in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation
20 percent. Highs around 73. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ069-300900-
Enders Reservoir-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 18 mph. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. Some thunderstorms may produce
damaging winds and large hail in the evening. The chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Lows around 58. Waters choppy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to the
northeast around 14 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs
around 78. Waters a light chop becoming a moderate chop in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 8 to 14 mph decreasing to 8 to
10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of thunderstorms
after midnight. The chance of precipitation 30 percent. Lows
around 54. Waters a moderate chop becoming a light chop after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...East winds 8 to 10 mph. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the afternoon. The
chance of precipitation 30 percent. Highs around 76. Waters a
light chop.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-300900-
Merritt Reservoir-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

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

.TONIGHT...South winds 12 to 20 mph. Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms
likely in the evening, then a slight chance of thunderstorms
after midnight. The chance of precipitation 70 percent. Lows
around 56. Waters choppy.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 14 mph shifting to the north 12 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy in the morning then
becoming mostly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the
morning. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs around 71.
Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the
north 6 to 8 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 48.
Waters a light chop becoming smooth to a light chop after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 6 to 10 mph shifting to the east around
10 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers
in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs
around 72. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-300900-
Red Willow Reservoir-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

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

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 12 to 16 mph. Mostly cloudy.
Thunderstorms likely in the evening. A slight chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of precipitation
60 percent. Lows around 60. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 14 mph. Mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Highs around 76. Waters a moderate chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 8 to 14 mph. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of precipitation
30 percent. Lows around 57. Waters a moderate chop.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy in the
morning then becoming mostly sunny. A slight chance of
thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs
around 77. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-300900-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

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

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 14 to 16 mph. Partly cloudy in the
evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms.
The chance of precipitation 50 percent. Lows around 61. Waters a
moderate chop.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
the morning. Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms. The chance
of precipitation 30 percent. Highs around 75. Waters a light
chop.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of precipitation
30 percent. Lows around 58. Waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds around 10 mph. Partly sunny. A slight
chance of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Highs around 77. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-300900-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
1013 PM CDT Wed May 29 2024

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 12 to 18 mph. Mostly cloudy. A chance
of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation 40 percent. Lows
around 59. Waters choppy.
.THURSDAY...South winds 12 to 14 mph shifting to the east 10 to
12 mph in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon. The chance of precipitation 30 percent. Highs
around 74. Waters a moderate chop becoming a light chop in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. The chance of precipitation
30 percent. Lows around 54. Waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 8 to 12 mph. Partly sunny. A slight
chance of thunderstorms. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Highs around 73. Waters a light chop.

$$

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