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Sluggish Western Storm; Potential for Excessive Rain in the Mid-South

A slow-moving storm in the West will continue to bring heavy snow to the California and northern Rocky mountains, and accumulating snow in the Intermountain West, Rockies, and the northern Plains. Moisture lifting across the Deep South may produce excessive rain in the Mid South. A strong Bering Sea storm will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, coastal flooding and ice shoves to western Alaska. Read More >

 

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
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

NEZ057-051000-
Lake McConaughy-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MCCONAUGHY...

.TONIGHT...South winds 4 to 6 mph shifting to the northwest 6 to
10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the evening then
clearing. Lows around 26. Waters smooth to a light chop becoming
a light chop after midnight.
.MONDAY...North winds 6 to 12 mph. Partly sunny. Highs around 40.
Waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 8 to 12 mph shifting to the south 6 to
12 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow
showers. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 24.
Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...West winds 8 to 14 mph. Sunny. Highs around 46. Waters
a moderate chop.

$$

NEZ027-038-051000-
Calamus Reservoir-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR CALAMUS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...South winds around 6 mph shifting to the northwest
6 to 12 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the evening then
becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 22. Waters smooth to a light
chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.MONDAY...North winds 12 to 18 mph. Partly sunny. Highs around
34. Waters choppy.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 4 to 8 mph shifting to the
southeast 4 to 10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of snow showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 18. Waters smooth to a
light chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly sunny in the
morning then clearing. Highs around 42. Waters a moderate chop.

$$

XXZ059-051000-
Sutherland Reservoir-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR SUTHERLAND RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the northwest
6 to 8 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 23. Waters
smooth to a light chop.
.MONDAY...North winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly sunny. Highs around 40.
Waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 8 to 10 mph shifting to the south
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers
after midnight. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lows
around 22. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs
around 47. Waters a moderate chop.

$$

XXZ059-051000-
Lake Maloney-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR LAKE MALONEY...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the west 8 to
10 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 23. Waters
smooth to a light chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 14 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around
40. Waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 mph shifting to the
southeast 8 to 10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of snow showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 20. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds around 12 mph decreasing to 8 to
14 mph in the afternoon. Partly sunny in the morning then
clearing. Highs around 46. Waters a light chop becoming a
moderate chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ069-051000-
Enders Reservoir-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR ENDERS RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...South winds 4 to 8 mph shifting to the west 8 to
10 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 23. Waters
smooth to a light chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.MONDAY...North winds 8 to 12 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around 47.
Waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly cloudy. A
slight chance of snow showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 19. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph. Sunny. Highs around 49.
Waters a light chop.

$$

NEZ094-005-024-051000-
Merritt Reservoir-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR MERRITT RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 4 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest
8 to 10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 18. Waters
a light chop.
.MONDAY...North winds 8 to 14 mph. Partly sunny. Highs around 31.
Waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 4 to 10 mph increasing to south 12 to
16 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow
showers after midnight. The chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Lows around 18. Waters a light chop becoming a moderate chop
after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 14 mph becoming west 4 to 10 mph
in the afternoon. Sunny. A slight chance of snow showers in the
morning. The chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs around 44.
Waters a moderate chop becoming a light chop in the afternoon.

$$

XXZ071-051000-
Red Willow Reservoir-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

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

.TONIGHT...South winds 2 to 8 mph shifting to the west 6 to
10 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 23. Waters
smooth to a light chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 14 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around
46. Waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of snow showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 19. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 6 to 12 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs
around 48. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ071-051000-
Medicine Creek Reservoir-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

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

.TONIGHT...South winds around 6 mph shifting to the west 6 to
8 mph after midnight. Mostly clear. Lows around 21. Waters smooth
to a light chop.
.MONDAY...North winds 8 to 14 mph. Sunny. Highs around 45. Waters
a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 6 to 10 mph. Mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of snow showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 18. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...South winds 4 to 10 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around
47. Waters a light chop.

$$

XXZ059-051000-
Jeffrey Reservoir-
1042 PM CST Sun Dec 4 2022

...THE FORECAST FOR JEFFREY RESERVOIR...

.TONIGHT...South winds around 6 mph shifting to the west 4 to
10 mph after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 24. Waters
smooth to a light chop becoming a light chop after midnight.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 14 mph. Mostly sunny. Highs around
40. Waters a moderate chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 8 to 10 mph shifting to the
southeast 6 to 10 mph after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of snow showers after midnight. The chance of
precipitation 20 percent. Lows around 18. Waters a light chop.
.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to the southwest
6 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Highs around 46.
Waters a light chop.

$$

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