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Recreational Forecasts for West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
316 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

Recreational forecast text represents an average of conditions
over the entire park.

Spot temperatures and probabilities of measurable precipitation are
for tonight, Friday, Friday night, and Saturday.


TXZ081-240900-
Big Bend National Park-
316 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Patchy blowing dust in the
evening. Lows in the lower 50s. In the mountains...west winds 25 to
35 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Along the Rio
Grande...northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Not as warm. Highs in the mid 60s in the mountains
to the mid 80s along the Rio Grande. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 15 to
20 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the
lower 90s along the Rio Grande. In the mountains...light and
variable winds becoming southeast around 10 mph in the afternoon.
Along the Rio Grande...light and variable winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. In the mountains...
south winds 10 to 15 mph. Along the Rio Grande...southeast winds
around 10 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the
lower 90s along the Rio Grande.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the
upper 80s along the Rio Grande.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s in the mountains to the lower
90s along the Rio Grande.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s in the mountains to
the mid 80s along the Rio Grande.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s in the mountains to the
mid 80s along the Rio Grande.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      52     78     52     84  /  10      0      0      0
Castolon             55     84     54     91  /   0      0      0      0
Chisos Basin         48     68     50     75  /   0      0      0      0
Persimmon Gap        51     79     48     84  /  10      0      0      0
Rio Grande Village   53     86     51     92  /  10      0      0      0


$$

NMZ028-240900-
Carlsbad Caverns National Park-
216 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Strong winds. Colder. Patchy blowing dust
in the evening. Lows 43 to 48. West winds 40 to 60 mph with gusts to
around 85 mph decreasing to 30 to 45 mph with gusts to around 60 mph
after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Very windy. Cooler. Highs around 70. West winds
30 to 45 mph decreasing to 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up
to 60 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 15 to
25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph shifting to the north 10 to
15 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      48     73     47     78  /  10      0      0      0


$$

TXZ074-240900-
Fort Davis National Historic Site-
316 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Windy, colder. Patchy blowing dust in the
evening. Lows around 40. West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to
around 50 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny, windy, cooler. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds
25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 50 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds 15 to
25 mph shifting to the northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 10 mph
shifting to the south in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs around 70.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      40     69     38     77  /  10      0      0      0


$$

TXZ258-240900-
Guadalupe Mountains National Park-
216 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Strong winds. Much colder. Patchy blowing
dust in the evening. Lows 35 to 42. West winds 45 to 65 mph with
gusts to around 95 mph decreasing to 35 to 45 mph with gusts to
around 60 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Very windy. Cooler. Highs in the mid 50s near the
mountain peaks to around 70 below 5000 feet. West winds 30 to 45 mph
with gusts to around 60 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear, windy. Lows 39 to 45. West winds 20 to 30 mph
with gusts to around 45 mph becoming north 10 to 15 mph after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s near the mountain peaks to
the upper 70s below 5000 feet. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph shifting
to the southwest 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Windy. Lows 44 to 51. Southwest
winds 20 to 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny, windy. Highs in the lower 60s near the mountain
peaks to the lower 70s below 5000 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear, windy. Lows 44 to 49.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s near the mountain peaks to
the mid 70s below 5000 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s near the mountain
peaks to the mid 70s below 5000 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 41 to 48.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 50s near the mountain peaks to the
upper 60s below 5000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 45.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s near the mountain peaks to
the lower 70s below 5000 feet.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      40     67     42     74  /  10      0      0      0
Dog Canyon           36     58     39     66  /  10      0      0      0
McKittrick Canyon    45     68     45     74  /  10      0      0      0


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