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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
331 AM CDT TUE APR 26 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 WEDNESDAY.

TXZ081-262100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
331 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

.TODAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH
IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.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 LOWER 60S.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      91     58     87  /   0     10     10
CASTOLON             95     60     92  /   0      0      0
CHISOS BASIN         80     52     76  /   0     10     10
PERSIMMON GAP        94     58     91  /   0     10     10
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   99     62     94  /   0     10     10


$$

NMZ028-262100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
231 AM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...SUNNY. STRONG WINDS. COOLER. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH
INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. VERY WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 65 MPH DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH DECREASING
TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      74     53     78  /   0      0      0


$$

TXZ074-262100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
331 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SUNNY. VERY WINDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 45 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
60 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS
25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      79     43     79  /   0      0      0


$$

TXZ258-262100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
231 AM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SUNNY. STRONG WINDS. COOLER. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID
70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 75 MPH.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. VERY WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 25 TO
45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 70 MPH DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 30 TO
40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS 45 TO 50. WEST WINDS
25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 51.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS 44 TO 49.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 47. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      70     46     73  /   0      0      0
DOG CANYON           61     41     66  /   0      0      0
MCKITTRICK CANYON    68     46     73  /   0      0      0


$$

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