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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
216 PM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...WEDNESDAY...WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AND THURSDAY.

TXZ081-180900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
216 PM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE UPPER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 90S
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND
100 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
UPPER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      60     80     59     83  /  50     50     40     40
CASTOLON             64     86     62     89  /  40     40     40     40
CHISOS BASIN         57     73     56     74  /  50     50     40     40
PERSIMMON GAP        60     78     59     83  /  50     50     50     50
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   64     86     62     88  /  50     50     40     40


$$

NMZ028-180900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
116 PM MDT TUE MAY 17 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      49     58     49     73  /  70     70     70     40


$$

TXZ074-180900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
216 PM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      51     65     49     74  /  70     70     60     60


$$

TXZ258-180900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
116 PM MDT TUE MAY 17 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 60S BELOW
5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID
80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      46     59     48     73  /  70     70     70     40
DOG CANYON           43     55     45     66  /  70     70     70     40
MCKITTRICK CANYON    47     58     48     73  /  70     70     70     40


$$

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