Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
501 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND MONDAY.

TXZ081-212100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
501 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO 89 TO 94 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 67 TO 73.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 64 TO 69. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS...EAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 63 TO 68.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 60 TO 67.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 60 TO 66.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 62 TO 68.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      86   68   84         /   40  40  20
CASTOLON             93   73   90         /   40  40  20
CHISOS BASIN         78   60   76         /   40  40  20
PERSIMMON GAP        86   69   85         /   40  40  30
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   93   75   91         /   40  40  20


$$

NMZ028-212100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
401 AM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS 72 TO 78. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      78   65   76         /   70  70  60


$$

TXZ074-212100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
501 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      79   62   75         /   50  50  40


$$

TXZ258-212100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
401 AM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS 65 TO 74 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 54 TO 61. NORTHEAST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 60. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 59.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 55.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 56.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 56.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      75   61   73         /   70  70  60
DOG CANYON           71   56   66         /   70  70  60
MCKITTRICK CANYON    75   62   73         /   70  70  60


$$



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