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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
316 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

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


TXZ081-172200-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
316 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 60S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. IN THE MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 70S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY, WINDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 70S
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      52     38     63  /  30     20      0
CASTOLON             62     40     64  /  20     20     10
CHISOS BASIN         48     37     55  /  20     20     10
PERSIMMON GAP        49     38     63  /  30     20      0
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   60     40     61  /  30     20     10


$$

NMZ028-172200-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
216 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY, WINDY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. STRONG WINDS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS
30 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 70 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. LOWS AROUND 40.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WINDY. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY, WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      41     33     58  /  60     40     10


$$

TXZ074-172200-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
316 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...INCREASING CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY, WINDY. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY, WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      42     28     58  /  40     20      0


$$

TXZ258-172200-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
216 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 40S BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. NOT AS
COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 50S
BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. STRONG WINDS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND 60 BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 70 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 50S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VERY
WINDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND
50 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VERY WINDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 40S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY, WINDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 50S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      39     31     55  /  60     30      0
DOG CANYON           41     31     51  /  60     30     10
MCKITTRICK CANYON    40     31     55  /  60     40     10


$$




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