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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
230 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...SUNDAY...SUNDAY NIGHT...AND MONDAY.

TXZ081-130900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
230 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS 61 TO 67. IN THE MOUNTAINS...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. WINDY. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. IN THE
MOUNTAINS...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. MUCH COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS 38 TO 43. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
UPPER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 52.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 58.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 61.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 59.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      62   87   54   64    /   10   0   0   0
CASTOLON             66   93   57   72    /   10   0   0   0
CHISOS BASIN         55   78   49   54    /   10   0   0   0
PERSIMMON GAP        63   85   54   62    /   10   0   0   0
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   69   92   59   67    /   10   0   0   0


$$

NMZ028-130900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
130 PM MDT SAT APR 12 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY...COOLER. LOWS 52 TO 60. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS 25 TO
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY WINDY. COLDER. AREAS OF BLOWING
DUST AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH
INCREASING TO NORTH 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. VERY WINDY.
MUCH COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY...WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      59   82   44   55    /   10   0   0   0


$$

TXZ074-130900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
230 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM CDT SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. WINDY. ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. LOWS 48 TO 53. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH BECOMING
WEST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 25 TO
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. MUCH COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS
20 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      52   77   41   52    /   10   0   0   0


$$

TXZ258-130900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
130 PM MDT SAT APR 12 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY WINDY. COLDER. LOWS 40 TO 56.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 35 TO
45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. STRONG WINDS. COLDER. LOWS 30 TO 40.
WEST WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 35 TO 55 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 75 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. STRONG WINDS. MUCH COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S
NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 50S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST
WINDS 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 80 MPH DECREASING TO 25 TO
35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS 24 TO 34. NORTHEAST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE MID 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS 35 TO 44.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY...WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR
THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND 80 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. LOWS 43 TO 52.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. LOWS 39 TO 48.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND 80 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. LOWS 44 TO 53.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      54   79   42   53    /   10   0   0   0
DOG CANYON           40   80   33   54    /   10   0   0   0
MCKITTRICK CANYON    53   82   42   55    /   10   0   0   0


$$

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