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Recreational Forecasts for West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
331 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 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 Tuesday.


TXZ081-272100-
Big Bend National Park-
331 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...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.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. In the mountains...
south winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest after midnight.
Along the Rio Grande...southeast winds around 10 mph in the evening
becoming light and variable.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s in the mountains to
the mid 90s along the Rio Grande. West winds around 10 mph shifting
to the southwest in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Not as warm. Highs in the mid 60s in the
mountains to the mid 80s along the Rio Grande. West winds 10 to
20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s in the mountains to the
upper 80s along the Rio Grande.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s in the mountains to the mid
90s along the Rio Grande.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s in the mountains
to the upper 80s along the Rio Grande.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s in the mountains to
the lower 80s along the Rio Grande.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      87     55     88  /   0      0     10
Castolon             91     57     95  /   0      0      0
Chisos Basin         76     55     77  /   0      0      0
Persimmon Gap        87     54     88  /   0      0     10
Rio Grande Village   92     54     96  /   0      0     10


$$

NMZ028-272100-
Carlsbad Caverns National Park-
231 AM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds around
10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Very windy. Cooler. Highs in the upper 60s.
West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph increasing to
25 to 45 mph with gusts to around 60 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Very windy. Lows in the upper 40s.
West winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to around 60 mph decreasing to
20 to 30 mph after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Windy. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 20 to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny, windy. Highs in the upper 70s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Windy. Lows in the upper 40s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Highs in the upper 60s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      79     54     72  /   0      0     10


$$

TXZ074-272100-
Fort Davis National Historic Site-
331 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds 10 to
15 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Windy. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds
10 to 15 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 50 mph
in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Windy. Lows in the mid 40s. West
winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 50 mph decreasing to around
15 mph after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny, windy. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 15 to
25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph in the
afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      78     46     77  /   0      0     10


$$

TXZ258-272100-
Guadalupe Mountains National Park-
231 AM MDT Mon Mar 27 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s near the mountain peaks to the
upper 70s below 5000 feet. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 15 to
25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Very windy. Cooler. Highs in the mid 50s
near the mountain peaks to the upper 60s below 5000 feet. West winds
25 to 35 mph increasing to 30 to 45 mph with gusts to around 70 mph
in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Very windy. Colder. Lows 40 to 47.
West winds 25 to 45 mph with gusts to around 65 mph decreasing to
20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Windy. Highs in the lower 50s near the
mountain peaks to the mid 60s below 5000 feet. West winds 25 to
30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 41 to 48.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s near the mountain peaks to
the mid 70s below 5000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 46 to 51.
.FRIDAY...Sunny, windy. Highs in the mid 60s near the mountain peaks
to the upper 70s below 5000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Windy. Lows 40 to 47.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Highs in the mid 50s near the
mountain peaks to the upper 60s below 5000 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 45.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s near the mountain
peaks to the upper 60s below 5000 feet.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      76     53     66  /   0      0     10
Dog Canyon           69     49     57  /   0      0     10
McKittrick Canyon    76     53     67  /   0      0     10


$$