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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
215 PM 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 TONIGHT...SATURDAY...SATURDAY NIGHT...AND SUNDAY.

TXZ081-130900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
215 PM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
COOLER. LOWS 60 TO 69. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 70S ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 59 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
MID 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 66 TO 71. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 68 TO 75.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      62   68   60   81    /   50  50  40  30
CASTOLON             66   75   65   84    /   40  40  40  30
CHISOS BASIN         53   57   52   68    /   40  40  40  30
PERSIMMON GAP        64   74   62   84    /   50  50  40  30
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   70   72   68   85    /   50  50  50  30


$$

NMZ028-130900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
115 PM MDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. AREAS OF
FOG. COOLER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 48 TO 54. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      54   63   56   69    /  100  60  20  20


$$

TXZ074-130900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
215 PM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY 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 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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      55   65   55   74    /   70  70  30  20


$$

TXZ258-130900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
115 PM 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...

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. AREAS OF
FOG. VERY WINDY. COLDER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 38 TO
49. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.
EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 53. SOUTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
LOWER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 60. EAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...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.
.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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. LOWS 54 TO 63.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      46   61   52   70    /  100  60  20  20
DOG CANYON           39   53   47   62    /  100  60  20  20
MCKITTRICK CANYON    48   62   53   70    /  100  60  20  20


$$

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