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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 PM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

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.

TXZ081-210900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
245 PM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 60S ALONG THE
RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE UPPER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S
IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      51   58   49   76    /   70  80  80  30
CASTOLON             52   61   48   78    /   70  70  70  30
CHISOS BASIN         52   55   50   72    /   70  80  80  30
PERSIMMON GAP        51   57   48   77    /   70  80  80  30
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   54   62   51   78    /   70  80  80  30


$$

NMZ028-210900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
145 PM MDT FRI MAR 20 2015

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
42 TO 48. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...INCREASING CLOUDS. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      48   55   44   76    /   40  70  70  20


$$

TXZ074-210900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
245 PM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      45   50   39   71    /   70  90  90  20


$$

TXZ258-210900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
145 PM MDT FRI MAR 20 2015

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 38 TO 45. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 50S BELOW
5000 FEET. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...INCREASING CLOUDS. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR
THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      43   53   43   71    /   50  70  70  20
DOG CANYON           39   50   42   67    /   50  70  70  20
MCKITTRICK CANYON    43   53   43   73    /   50  70  70  20


$$

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