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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
416 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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.

TXZ081-252100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
416 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE MID 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS 61 TO 66. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 70S
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE
MOUNTAINS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS 53 TO 58. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 70S ALONG
THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND 90 ALONG
THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      79     62     65  /  80     80     70
CASTOLON             79     67     71  /  80     80     60
CHISOS BASIN         70     56     60  /  80     80     70
PERSIMMON GAP        74     63     64  /  90     90     70
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   86     68     72  /  90     90     70


$$

NMZ028-252100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
316 AM MDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
WINDY...COOLER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS
47 TO 52. NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. WINDY...COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY 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 LOWER 60S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      64     52     56  /  50     70     70


$$

TXZ074-252100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
416 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. COOLER.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      65     53     55  /  80     80     80


$$

TXZ258-252100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
316 AM MDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON MDT
MONDAY...

.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WINDY...
COOLER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR
THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
STRONG WINDS. COOLER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 45 TO
50. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 70 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. VERY WINDY. COOLER. HIGHS AROUND 50 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 50S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH DECREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDY.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO
15 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 60S BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 70S BELOW
5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW
5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
AROUND 80 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...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.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      64     49     52  /  50     70     70
DOG CANYON           63     46     51  /  50     70     70
MCKITTRICK CANYON    64     49     52  /  50     70     70


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