Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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Recreation Forecast for Central MT Lakes
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
605 AM MDT Sat Apr 10 2021

Note: The experimental wave height forecasts are representative of
the mid lake waters and downwind shores. Wave heights may be
significantly less on upwind shores.

Forecast For Canyon Ferry Reservoir

.TODAY...Windy. Mostly sunny in the morning, then mostly cloudy
with a 20 percent chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs around
50 . Variable winds up to 10 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph
with gusts to around 50 mph in the afternoon. Waves up to one
foot building to 1 to 3 feet...locally up to 4 feet in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Windy. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow
in the evening, then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows
in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 30 mph. Gusts up to
45 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Waves
2 to 4 feet...locally up to 5 feet subsiding to around 1 foot...
locally up to 2 feet early in the morning.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Variable winds up
to 10 mph. Waves up to one foot.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Variable
winds up to 10 mph. Waves up to one foot.

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Forecast For Upper and Lower Holter Reservoir

.TODAY...Breezy. Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain late
in the afternoon. Highs around 50 . South winds around 15 mph
shifting to the west 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph in
the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot...locally up to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow. Lows in the upper 20s. West
winds around 15 mph with gusts to around 40 mph in the evening
becoming light. Waves around 1 foot...locally up to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Variable winds up
to 10 mph. Waves less than 1 foot.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Variable
winds up to 10 mph. Waves less than 1 foot.

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Forecast For Hauser Reservoir and Lake Helena

.TODAY...Windy. Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain late in
the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Variable winds up to
10 mph becoming west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph in
the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot...locally up to 2 feet
building to 1 to 2 feet...locally up to 3 feet late in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Breezy. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s.
West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph in the evening. Waves
1 to 2 feet...locally up to 3 feet subsiding to around 1 foot...
locally up to 2 feet in the late evening and overnight.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Variable winds up
to 10 mph. Waves up to one foot.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Variable
winds up to 10 mph. Waves less than 1 foot.

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