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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
217 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...FRIDAY...FRIDAY NIGHT...AND SATURDAY.

TXZ081-290900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
217 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 62 TO 67. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH
IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH
IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 90S
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE MID 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND
90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      65     89     60     87  /  10     10     10     10
CASTOLON             67     93     62     91  /  10     10     10     10
CHISOS BASIN         59     77     54     75  /  10     10     10     10
PERSIMMON GAP        62     92     58     90  /  10     10     10     10
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   70     97     66     94  /  10     10     10     10


$$

NMZ028-290900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
117 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. WEST WINDS 25 TO
35 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS
30 TO 45 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
WEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      58     75     54     78  /  10     10      0     10


$$

TXZ074-290900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
217 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      49     77     44     79  /  10     10      0     10


$$

TXZ258-290900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
117 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY WINDY. LOWS 44 TO 51. SOUTHWEST WINDS
30 TO 40 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. VERY WINDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO
45 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 40 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 65 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. VERY WINDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. WEST WINDS 30 TO
40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO
30 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO AROUND 70 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
MID 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE LOWER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
AROUND 80 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      50     70     48     74  /  10     10      0      0
DOG CANYON           44     61     43     66  /  10     10      0      0
MCKITTRICK CANYON    51     69     49     74  /  10     10      0      0


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