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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW
MEXICO...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
246 PM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

RECREATIONAL FORECAST TEXT REPRESENTS AN AVERAGE OF CONDITIONS
OVER THE ENTIRE PARK.

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...SATURDAY...SATURDAY NIGHT...AND SUNDAY.

TXZ081-031015-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
246 PM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN
THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND 70 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. COOLER. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 50S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS
AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND
70 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE UPPER 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 50S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND
60 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      49     61     44     49  /  60     70     60     70
CASTOLON             49     69     47     56  /  50     70     60     70
CHISOS BASIN         49     57     41     45  /  60     70     60     70
PERSIMMON GAP        50     59     43     51  /  70     70     60     70
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   50     71     48     56  /  60     70     70     70


$$

NMZ028-031015-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
146 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDY...COLDER. STORM TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. WINDY.
STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY
FOG. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING
TO THE NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY...COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS AROUND 50.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      34     40     35     43  /  70     80     60     50


$$

TXZ074-031015-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
246 PM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE DAY. COLDER.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS
COOL. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY...COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      38     44     33     39  /  70     80     70     70


$$

TXZ258-031015-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
146 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM MST
SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS OR SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VERY WINDY. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO
40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...OCCASIONAL SNOW OR SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS OR SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE DAY.
VERY WINDY. COLDER. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. STORM TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 40S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS OR SNOW LIKELY. PATCHY FOG.
VERY WINDY. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. STORM TOTAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
PATCHY FOG. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 40S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. PATCHY FOG. WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
MID 50S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 50S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 36.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 40 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO THE LOWER 50S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE LOWER 40S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 40S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      33     41     32     44  /  70     80     60     60
DOG CANYON           32     38     30     41  /  70     80     60     50
MCKITTRICK CANYON    32     40     32     42  /  70     80     60     50


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