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Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
245 AM CST FRI FEB 20 2015

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND SATURDAY.

TXZ081-202200-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
245 AM CST FRI FEB 20 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE LOWER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 50S ALONG THE
RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE
MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE MID 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      81   51   79         /    0   0   0
CASTOLON             85   51   82         /    0   0   0
CHISOS BASIN         74   50   71         /    0   0   0
PERSIMMON GAP        83   51   81         /    0   0   0
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   86   51   83         /    0   0   0


$$

NMZ028-202200-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
145 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. HIGHS 71 TO 78. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      77   48   72         /    0   0   0


$$

TXZ074-202200-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
245 AM CST FRI FEB 20 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
COLDER. LOWS AROUND 30.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      75   44   72         /    0   0   0


$$

TXZ258-202200-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
145 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MST
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS 62 TO 72 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
INCREASING TO 25 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 65 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST
WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH DECREASING TO 20 TO
30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. COOLER.
HIGHS AROUND 50 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 50S BELOW
5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 40S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 50S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 50 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO AROUND 60 BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      72   45   70         /    0   0   0
DOG CANYON           66   43   65         /    0   0   0
MCKITTRICK CANYON    73   45   71         /    0   0   0


$$

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