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Recreational Forecasts for West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
1147 AM CDT Sun May 21 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 Monday.


TXZ081-212100-
Big Bend National Park-
1147 AM CDT Sun May 21 2017

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs in the lower 60s in the
mountains to around 90 along the Rio Grande. Northeast winds 25 to
35 mph in the mountains...northeast 10 to 20 mph along the Rio
Grande. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 61 to 66. In the mountains, northeast winds
20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Along the
Rio Grande, northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s in the mountains to the mid
90s along the Rio Grande. In the mountains, east winds around 10 mph
in the morning becoming light and variable. Along the Rio Grande,
light and variable winds becoming northeast around 10 mph in the
afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s in the mountains to the lower
90s along the Rio Grande. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s in the mountains to the
mid 90s along the Rio Grande.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s in the mountains to around
105 along the Rio Grande.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s in the mountains to around
104 along the Rio Grande.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s in the mountains to around
103 along the Rio Grande.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      78     63     85  /  70     70     40
Castolon             88     68     94  /  70     70     40
Chisos Basin         67     58     74  /  70     70     40
Persimmon Gap        75     62     86  /  70     70     40
Rio Grande Village   90     68     94  /  70     70     40


$$

NMZ028-212100-
Carlsbad Caverns National Park-
1047 AM MDT Sun May 21 2017

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. East winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Decreasing clouds. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Warmer. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Windy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph increasing to northeast 20 to 30 mph after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. A 20 percent
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Windy, cooler. Highs in the mid
70s. North winds 20 to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny, warmer. Highs in the mid 80s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs around 90.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs around 90.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      71     58     84  /  30     30     30


$$

TXZ074-212100-
Fort Davis National Historic Site-
1147 AM CDT Sun May 21 2017

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs in the lower
70s. East winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph in
the evening becoming light and variable.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Warmer. Highs in the lower 80s. Light and variable
winds becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds around
10 mph shifting to the north 15 to 20 mph after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs around 90.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      72     55     83  /  50     50     30


$$

TXZ258-212100-
Guadalupe Mountains National Park-
1047 AM MDT Sun May 21 2017

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Windy. Highs in the mid 50s near the mountain peaks
to the upper 70s below 5000 feet. East winds 20 to 30 mph decreasing
to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 56. East winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Warmer. Highs in the mid 60s near the mountain peaks
to the upper 80s below 5000 feet. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph
shifting to the southwest 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Windy. Lows 50 to 56. Northwest winds 15 to
25 mph shifting to the northeast 20 to 30 mph after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Windy. Highs in the mid 60s near the mountain peaks
to the upper 70s below 5000 feet. Northeast winds 25 to 35 mph
decreasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s near the mountain peaks
to the mid 80s below 5000 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 58 to 63.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s near the mountain peaks to
the mid 90s below 5000 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 65.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s near the mountain peaks to the
lower 90s below 5000 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 62.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s near the mountain peaks to
the upper 80s below 5000 feet.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Visitors Center      72     55     83  /  30     30     30
Dog Canyon           57     52     69  /  30     30     30
McKittrick Canyon    75     57     86  /  30     30     30


$$

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