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Zone Forecasts for West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 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.

TXZ047-048-051>053-290930-
Borden-Scurry-Martin-Howard-Mitchell-
Including the cities of Gail, Snyder, Stanton, Big Spring,
and Colorado City
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 61. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Much cooler. Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 15 to
25 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds 15 to
20 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 50.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

NMZ033-034-TXZ045-046-050-290930-
Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-Gaines-Dawson-Andrews-
Including the cities of Hobbs, Lovington, Eunice, Jal, Seminole,
Lamesa, and Andrews
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017 /1257 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017/

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to
around 35 mph shifting to the northwest 10 to 15 mph after
midnight. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Much cooler. Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Decreasing clouds. A 40 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph shifting to the south after midnight.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

TXZ061>063-068>070-290930-
Ector-Midland-Glasscock-Crane-Upton-Reagan-
Including the cities of Odessa, Midland, Garden City, Crane,
McCamey, Rankin, and Big Lake
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Increasing clouds. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 60 to 64. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 72 to 78. West winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Much colder. Decreasing clouds. A 50 percent
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the southeast after midnight.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs around 90.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

TXZ058>060-067-290930-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ward-
Including the cities of Pecos, Mentone, Kermit, and Monahans
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy late in the
evening then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 15 to
25 mph shifting to the west 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance
of precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Much cooler. Mostly cloudy with isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 70. West winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance
of precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 50.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

TXZ075-290930-
Pecos-
Including the city of Fort Stockton
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

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

$$

TXZ082-290930-
Terrell-
Including the cities of Dryden and Sanderson
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Mostly sunny with isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the west 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around
40 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Windy. Much colder. Decreasing clouds. A
30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows 41 to 47.
Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

TXZ079-081-290930-
Presidio Valley-Big Bend Area-
Including the cities of Presidio, Big Bend NP, and Marathon
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 58 to 66. West winds 15 to 25 mph
in the mountains...southwest 10 to 15 mph across the lowlands.
.SATURDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy with isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the
upper 80s along the Rio Grande. West winds 10 to 15 mph
increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Windy. Much colder. Mostly cloudy in the
evening then clearing. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 39 to 49. In the mountains, northwest winds
20 to 30 mph. Across the lowlands, northwest winds 15 to 25 mph
shifting to the north 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s in the mountains to the
lower 80s along the Rio Grande. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph in
the mountains...northwest 10 to 15 mph across the lowlands.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 46 to 54. In the mountains, west
winds 15 to 20 mph decreasing to around 10 mph after midnight.
Across the lowlands, west winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening
becoming light and variable.
.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.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 56 to 62.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s in the mountains to the
lower 90s along the Rio Grande.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 57.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s in the mountains to the
mid 80s along the Rio Grande.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 51 to 57.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the
upper 80s along the Rio Grande.

$$

TXZ057-290930-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
Including the city of Van Horn
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017 /1257 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017/

.TONIGHT...Windy. Partly cloudy with isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 20 to 30 mph with
gusts to around 45 mph.
.SATURDAY...Windy. Much cooler. Mostly cloudy with isolated
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds 20 to
30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph. Chance of precipitation
20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds
15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the west 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Not as cool. Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. West
winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph decreasing to
around 10 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 76 to 82.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 72 to 78.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

NMZ027-TXZ258-290930-
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Queen, Guadalupe Mountains NP,
and Pine Springs
1257 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Very windy. Cooler. Mostly cloudy then becoming partly
cloudy in the late evening and early morning then becoming mostly
cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 54. West
winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts to around 65 mph decreasing to
20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Very windy. Much cooler. Mostly cloudy with isolated
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 50s near the
mountain peaks to the upper 50s below 5000 feet. West winds 20 to
30 mph with gusts to around 50 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph
with gusts to around 65 mph in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Very windy. Much colder. Decreasing clouds. A
20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows 29 to 35.
Northeast winds 35 to 50 mph with gusts to around 60 mph
decreasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s near the mountain peaks
to the upper 60s below 5000 feet. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph
shifting to the west 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Not as cool. Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. West
winds 15 to 20 mph decreasing to around 10 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 67 to 73 near the mountain peaks
to the upper 70s below 5000 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 68 to 76 near the mountain peaks to the
lower 80s below 5000 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Increasing clouds. Highs 64 to 70 near the mountain
peaks to the mid 70s below 5000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 61 to 67 near the mountain peaks to the
lower 70s below 5000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 69 to 75 near the mountain peaks
to the lower 80s below 5000 feet.

$$

NMZ028-290930-
Eddy County Plains-
Including the cities of Artesia, Carlsbad,
and Carlsbad Caverns NP
1257 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Windy. Mostly cloudy with isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 20 to 30 mph
with gusts to around 45 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph after
midnight. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Much cooler. Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Decreasing clouds. A 20 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

NMZ029-290930-
Northern Lea County-
Including the city of Tatum
1257 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds 15 to 25 mph
shifting to the north around 15 mph after midnight. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Much cooler. Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 30. North winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.WEDNESDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

TXZ074-290930-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-
Including the cities of Alpine and Fort Davis
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 54 to 60. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Windy, cooler. Mostly cloudy with isolated showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 20 to
30 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Windy. Much colder. Partly cloudy with a
20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
30s. Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph
after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 43 to 49. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 77 to 85.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 80 to 88.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 75 to 81.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 69 to 75.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50.
.FRIDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 77 to 83.

$$

TXZ080-290930-
Marfa Plateau-
Including the city of Marfa
157 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 53 to 61. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Much cooler. Partly cloudy with isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. West winds 15 to 25
mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Much colder. Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 44.
Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph shifting
to the north 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 41 to 49. West winds 15 to 20 mph
decreasing to around 10 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Warmer, sunny. Highs 81 to 87.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs 84 to 90.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs 79 to 85.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 51.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs 74 to 80.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$



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