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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
331 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

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.

TXZ081-271000-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
331 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. IN THE MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING
EAST AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COLDER. LOWS 29 TO
34. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 60S
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE UPPER 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 50S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE UPPER 40S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 50S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      42   55   35   58    /    0   0  30   0
CASTOLON             40   61   29   62    /    0   0  30   0
CHISOS BASIN         39   48   33   53    /    0   0  30   0
PERSIMMON GAP        37   56   31   60    /    0   0  40   0
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   41   63   32   63    /    0   0  30   0


$$

NMZ028-271000-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
231 PM MST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDY. LOWS 31 TO
38. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SNOW. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW OR
RAIN. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
NOT AS COLD. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      38   40   28   52    /   30  30  10   0


$$

TXZ074-271000-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
331 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. COLDER. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR
SNOW. LOWS AROUND 18.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      31   43   22   50    /   20  30  50   0


$$

TXZ258-271000-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
231 PM MST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDY. LOWS 26 TO
32. SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW OR RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. COLDER. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 20S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND 40 BELOW 5000 FEET.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 25. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 40S BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE LOWER 50S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. STRONG WINDS. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
20S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 30S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. COLDER. LOWS 12 TO 17.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S NEAR
THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 30S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
STRONG WINDS. NOT AS COLD. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WINDY. NOT AS COLD. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO THE MID 40S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 27 TO 33.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. VERY
WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER
40S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      29   37   22   48    /   30  40  10   0
DOG CANYON           25   32   21   45    /   30  30  10   0
MCKITTRICK CANYON    30   40   26   50    /   30  30  10   0


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