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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
1130 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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.

TXZ081-122100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
1130 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO 85 TO
92 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS 59 TO 66. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 70S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 57 TO 64. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 80S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 66 TO 72. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 80S
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 68 TO 73.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 68 TO 73.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS 69 TO 75.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      84   61   68         /   20  40  40
CASTOLON             89   65   77         /   20  40  40
CHISOS BASIN         72   52   58         /   20  40  40
PERSIMMON GAP        89   60   75         /   30  50  50
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   92   68   74         /   20  50  50


$$

NMZ028-122100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
1030 AM MDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE MORNING. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS 62 TO 70. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH
INCREASING TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING
TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      70   53   64         /  100 100  60


$$

TXZ074-122100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
1130 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE MORNING.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS AROUND 60.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      75   54   66         /   60  70  70


$$

TXZ258-122100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
1030 AM MDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM MDT
SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDY. SOME
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE MORNING. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS 54 TO 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
66 TO 73 BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR
100 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. VERY WINDY. COLDER. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 43 TO 52. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH
DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 60S BELOW
5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 60.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 61.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 61.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS 55 TO 62.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 80S
BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      68   49   62         /  100 100  60
DOG CANYON           59   45   54         /  100 100  60
MCKITTRICK CANYON    67   52   63         /  100 100  60


$$

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