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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
830 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...WEDNESDAY...WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AND THURSDAY.

TXZ081-200900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
830 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. LOWS
IN THE MID 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND 100 ALONG
THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND
10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 74 TO 79.
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS 73 TO 78. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
AROUND 100 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 73 TO 78.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
AROUND 100 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 70 TO 75.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
AROUND 100 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 71 TO 76.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
AROUND 102 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 71 TO 76.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND
102 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      75   97   76   95    /   40  40  40  20
CASTOLON             77   98   79   97    /   40  40  40  20
CHISOS BASIN         67   84   69   84    /   40  40  40  20
PERSIMMON GAP        77  102   79   99    /   40  40  40  20
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   77  101   79   97    /   30  40  40  20


$$

NMZ028-200900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
730 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 64 TO 69. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING
TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 90. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 90.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      70   93   70   91    /   10  30  30  30


$$

TXZ074-200900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
830 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. LOWS
IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      65   86   64   84    /   50  50  50  30


$$

TXZ258-200900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
730 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. LOWS
59 TO 68. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10 TO 20 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER
80S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 60 TO 67. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 56 TO 63. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 66.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
LOWER 90S BELOW 5000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 58 TO 66.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
AROUND 90 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS 58 TO 67.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 90S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 68.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      67   88   67   86    /   20  40  40  40
DOG CANYON           59   78   59   77    /   20  40  40  40
MCKITTRICK CANYON    67   88   67   86    /   20  40  40  40


$$

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