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Recreational Forecasts for West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
347 AM CDT Sun Sep 24 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 Monday.


TXZ081-242100-
Big Bend National Park-
347 AM CDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the lower
90s along the Rio Grande. Light and variable winds becoming east
around 10 mph in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
around 70. East winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light
and variable. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs
around 70 in the mountains to the upper 80s along the Rio Grande.
Light and variable winds becoming east around 10 mph in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. In the mountains, east
winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.
Along the Rio Grande, northeast winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the upper
80s along the Rio Grande. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 64 to 69.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s in the mountains to the mid
80s along the Rio Grande.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 61 to 66.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s in the mountains to the lower
80s along the Rio Grande.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s in the mountains to the lower
80s along the Rio Grande.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 50s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 60s in the mountains to around 80 along the Rio Grande.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      86     68     82  /  50     60     60
Castolon             92     72     89  /  60     60     60
Chisos Basin         77     62     72  /  60     60     60
Persimmon Gap        87     69     84  /  60     60     60
Rio Grande Village   93     73     90  /  50     60     60


$$

NMZ028-242100-
Carlsbad Caverns National Park-
247 AM MDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around
10 mph shifting to the northeast after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows 54 to 59. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 50s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 70.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      81     64     79  /  90     30     50


$$

TXZ074-242100-
Fort Davis National Historic Site-
347 AM CDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Light and variable winds
becoming southeast around 10 mph in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southeast winds around 10 mph in the
evening becoming light and variable.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs
in the upper 70s. Light and variable winds becoming southeast around
10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Lows around 50.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
around 70.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      79     60     79  /  70     50     60


$$

TXZ258-242100-
Guadalupe Mountains National Park-
247 AM MDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s near the mountain peaks to the
lower 80s below 5000 feet. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 60. South winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to
the southeast after midnight.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s near the mountain peaks to
around 80 below 5000 feet. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to
the southwest in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 53 to 59. East winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s near the mountain peaks to the
mid 70s below 5000 feet. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 56.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 50s near the mountain peaks to the
upper 60s below 5000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows 49 to 54. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 50s near the mountain peaks to the
upper 60s below 5000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 54.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 50s near the mountain peaks to
around 70 below 5000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows 48 to 53.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s near the mountain
peaks to the lower 70s below 5000 feet.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      78     61     77  /  80     30     50
Dog Canyon           71     56     70  /  80     30     40
McKittrick Canyon    77     61     77  /  80     30     50


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