LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — Friday starts the weekend out beautifully with sunny skies and a high of 87. Rain enters the forecast beginning Saturday afternoon and lasting throughout Sunday with highs in the mid-70s - mid-80s expected.
View the National Weather Service's daily forecast below.
As of May 17, the Lake of the Ozarks water level was at 656.74 feet with a water temperature of 61 degrees. As of May 15, the Truman Lake water level was at 727.5 feet. Bagnell Dam was discharging 37,694 SFD and Truman Dam was discharging 27,891 SFD.
Lake of the Ozarks Weather Outlook & Water Level Update, May 17-19
Friday: Sunny with a high around 87. SW wind 10-14 mph, gusting as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night: Mostly clear with a low near 66. S wind 10 mph.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a high around 80. 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mostly after 1 p.m. S wind 11-15 mph, gusting as high as 24 mph. Now rainfall amounts between 1/4" - 1/2" possible.
Saturday Night: Low near 61 with with an 80 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could produce heavy rainfall, and new rainfall amounts of 1"-2" is possible. S wind around 11 mph.
Sunday: Partly sunny with a high around 75 and a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m. W wind 11-14 mph, gusting up to 24 mph.
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy with a low near 52.