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Recreational Forecasts for West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
316 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 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 Sunday.


TXZ081-232100-
Big Bend National Park-
316 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s in the mountains to the mid 90s along the Rio
Grande. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
50 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with numerous showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 68 to 73. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
60 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs
in the mid 70s in the mountains to around 90 along the Rio Grande.
Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the upper
80s along the Rio Grande. Light and variable winds becoming
southeast around 10 mph in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s in the mountains to the upper
80s along the Rio Grande.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 60s in the mountains to the mid 80s along the Rio
Grande. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 60s in the mountains to the lower 80s along the
Rio Grande. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs
in the lower 60s in the mountains to the mid 70s along the Rio
Grande. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      88     69     85  /  30     60     60
Castolon             95     74     90  /  40     60     60
Chisos Basin         78     61     77  /  40     60     60
Persimmon Gap        90     69     86  /  30     60     70
Rio Grande Village   97     73     91  /  30     50     60


$$

NMZ028-232100-
Carlsbad Caverns National Park-
216 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with numerous showers and thunderstorms. Not
as warm. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs around 80. Southeast
winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with numerous showers and thunderstorms.
Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast
winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 70.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.
Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 70.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      81     65     83  /  70     70     70


$$

TXZ074-232100-
Fort Davis National Historic Site-
316 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with numerous showers and thunderstorms.
Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows around 60. South winds 10 to
15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Decreasing clouds. A 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around
10 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.
.MONDAY...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.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs
in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      84     61     78  /  50     70     70


$$

TXZ258-232100-
Guadalupe Mountains National Park-
216 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with numerous showers and thunderstorms. Not
as warm. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs in the upper 60s
near the mountain peaks to the lower 80s below 5000 feet. Southeast
winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with numerous showers and thunderstorms.
Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows 56 to 63. Southeast winds
10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy 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 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 56 to 63. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s near the mountain peaks to the
upper 70s below 5000 feet. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 52 to 58.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 60 near the mountain peaks to the lower
70s below 5000 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows 50 to 56. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.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 50 to 56. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 50s near the mountain peaks to the upper 60s
below 5000 feet. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 53.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 60 near the mountain peaks to around
70 below 5000 feet.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      79     61     80  /  70     70     70
Dog Canyon           72     57     70  /  70     70     70
McKittrick Canyon    79     63     80  /  70     70     70


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