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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
232 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...WEDNESDAY...WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AND THURSDAY.

TXZ081-310900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
232 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...EAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
UPPER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 70.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.LABOR DAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      66     84     68     87  /  50     20     20     20
CASTOLON             70     89     71     91  /  50     20     20     10
CHISOS BASIN         60     74     62     75  /  50     20     20     20
PERSIMMON GAP        68     85     69     87  /  50     20     20     20
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   70     91     70     93  /  50     20     20     20


$$

NMZ028-310900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
132 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.LABOR DAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      63     74     64     79  /  70     70     50     40


$$

TXZ074-310900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
232 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 80.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 60.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.LABOR DAY...SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      60     75     60     78  /  60     40     40     30


$$

TXZ258-310900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
132 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE IN THE EVENING. LOWS 55 TO 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND 80 BELOW
5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID
80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 80S BELOW
5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 80S BELOW
5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 60 TO 65.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      60     73     61     76  /  70     60     50     40
DOG CANYON           56     68     56     69  /  70     60     50     40
MCKITTRICK CANYON    60     73     60     76  /  70     60     50     40


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