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Zone Forecasts for West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

Zone forecast text represents an average of conditions over an
entire zone. For point-specific forecasts, please refer to the
Point Forecast Matrices product, issued by the National Weather
Service Office in Midland/Odessa, WMO header FOUS54 KMAF.

TXZ061-062-262115-
Ector-Midland-
Including the cities of Odessa and Midland
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph shifting to the west 20 to 25 mph with gusts
to around 40 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest
winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. West winds 10 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Increasing clouds. A 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Much colder. Mostly cloudy in the evening then
clearing. A 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs around 90.

$$

TXZ045-046-050-051-262115-
Gaines-Dawson-Andrews-Martin-
Including the cities of Seminole, Lamesa, Andrews, and Stanton
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Cooler, sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds
15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Windy, warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph increasing to west 20 to 30 mph in
the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 61. Southwest winds
15 to 25 mph shifting to the west 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest 15 to 20 mph in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Increasing clouds. A 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 61.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 76.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance
of showers. Lows around 40.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

TXZ047-048-052-053-262115-
Borden-Scurry-Howard-Mitchell-
Including the cities of Gail, Snyder, Big Spring,
and Colorado City
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Much cooler. Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the
morning. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
Chance of showers 20 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest
winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Increasing clouds. A 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 60 to 66.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 75 to 81.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy in the evening then
clearing. A 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
.SUNDAY...Cooler, sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

TXZ063-069-070-262115-
Glasscock-Upton-Reagan-
Including the cities of Garden City, McCamey, Rankin,
and Big Lake
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around
10 mph shifting to the south 15 to 20 mph after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Increasing clouds. A 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Increasing clouds. A 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Much cooler. Mostly cloudy in the evening then
clearing. A 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
.SUNDAY...Cooler, sunny. Highs around 70.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

TXZ058>060-067-068-262115-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ward-Crane-
Including the cities of Pecos, Mentone, Kermit, Monahans,
and Crane
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Windy, warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. West
winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Windy. Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph becoming
west 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. West winds 15 to
25 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 73 to 79.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.

$$

TXZ075-262115-
Pecos-
Including the city of Fort Stockton
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Increasing clouds. Lows in the mid 60s.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cooler. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
.SUNDAY...Cooler, sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.

$$

TXZ082-262115-
Terrell-
Including the cities of Dryden and Sanderson
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs around 80. Northwest winds
15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the southeast after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds 15 to 20 mph decreasing to around 10 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.
.SATURDAY...Increasing clouds. Highs in the mid 80s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cooler. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers. Lows 48 to 54.
.SUNDAY...Cooler, sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

NMZ029-262115-
Northern Lea County-
Including the city of Tatum
257 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Cooler. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North
winds 15 to 25 mph shifting to the northwest 10 to 15 mph in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Windy, warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. West
winds 15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds
15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph becoming northwest
around 10 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds
around 10 mph increasing to southwest 15 to 25 mph in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance
of showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 40.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

NMZ033-034-262115-
Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-
Including the cities of Hobbs, Lovington, Eunice, and Jal
257 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Cooler, sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Windy, warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. West
winds 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
around 45 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Windy. Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
West winds 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the southwest 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Increasing clouds. A 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs 66 to 72.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

NMZ028-262115-
Eddy County Plains-
Including the cities of Artesia, Carlsbad,
and Carlsbad Caverns NP
257 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Windy, warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. West
winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph increasing to
25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 50 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Windy. Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
West winds 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Windy. Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds
15 to 20 mph shifting to the southwest 20 to 30 mph in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 53 to 59.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs 66 to 72.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers. Lows around 40.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

NMZ027-TXZ258-262115-
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Queen, Guadalupe Mountains NP,
and Pine Springs
257 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s near the mountain peaks to
the mid 70s below 5000 feet. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Windy. Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 58. Southwest winds
20 to 30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Strong winds. Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s near the
mountain peaks to the mid 80s below 5000 feet. West winds 30 to
40 mph with gusts to around 55 mph increasing to 30 to 50 mph
with gusts to around 65 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Strong winds. Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 64. West
winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts to around 65 mph decreasing to 20
to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Windy. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s near the
mountain peaks to the lower 80s below 5000 feet. West winds 25 to
35 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Windy. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 59.
.SATURDAY...Windy, cooler. Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 52 to 58 near the mountain
peaks to the mid 60s below 5000 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 53 to 59 near the mountain peaks to the
mid 60s below 5000 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 65 to 71 near the mountain peaks
to the upper 70s below 5000 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 70 to 76 near the mountain peaks to the
lower 80s below 5000 feet.

$$

TXZ057-080-262115-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Marfa Plateau-
Including the cities of Van Horn and Marfa
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017 /257 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017/

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 15 to
25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 58. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Windy, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. West winds
25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph increasing to 55 mph in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Windy. Mostly clear. Lows around 60. West winds
25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 50 mph decreasing to 15 to
20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Windy, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. West winds 20 to
30 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 to 61.
.SATURDAY...Windy. Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 80.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance
of showers. Lows 39 to 45.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 67 to 73.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 80 to 86.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

$$

TXZ074-262115-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-
Including the cities of Alpine and Fort Davis
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows 52 to 58. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Very windy. Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds
20 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph with gusts to around
55 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Very windy. Mostly clear. Lows 59 to 65. West
winds 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 to 63.
.SATURDAY...Windy. Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs 69 to 77.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance
of showers. Lows around 40.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 64 to 70.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 77 to 83.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 81 to 89.

$$

TXZ079-262115-
Presidio Valley-
Including the city of Presidio
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds 15 to
25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows around 60. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds
10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 61 to 67.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 88.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 54.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs 74 to 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.

$$

TXZ081-262115-
Big Bend Area-
Including the cities of Big Bend NP and Marathon
357 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...Not as warm. Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s in the
mountains to around 90 along the Rio Grande. In the mountains,
northwest winds around 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the
afternoon. Across the lowlands, northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Cooler, clear. Lows 52 to 60. In the mountains, west
winds 10 to 15 mph. Across the lowlands, west winds 10 to 15 mph
in the evening becoming light and variable.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80 in the mountains to the upper
90s along the Rio Grande. Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph in the
mountains...southwest 10 to 15 mph across the lowlands.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 59 to 67. In the mountains,
west winds 20 to 30 mph. Across the lowlands, south winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the west after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s in the mountains to
around 100 along the Rio Grande. West winds 15 to 25 mph in the
mountains...southwest 10 to 15 mph across the lowlands.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 59 to 67.
.SATURDAY...Increasing clouds. Highs in the lower 70s in the
mountains to 89 to 95 along the Rio Grande.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 54.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s in the mountains to
around 80 along the Rio Grande.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 46 to 52.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 70s in the mountains to
the lower 90s along the Rio Grande.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 53 to 59.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s in the mountains to the
mid 90s along the Rio Grande.

$$



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