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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
400 AM 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 TODAY...TONIGHT...AND SATURDAY.

TXZ081-202100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
400 AM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO 67 TO 72 ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. 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
40 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.
.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...MOSTLY CLEAR. 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 MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY 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.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      67   51   62         /   70  70  80
CASTOLON             69   51   65         /   70  70  70
CHISOS BASIN         61   52   59         /   70  70  80
PERSIMMON GAP        68   51   61         /   70  70  80
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   72   54   66         /   70  70  80


$$

NMZ028-202100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
300 AM MDT FRI MAR 20 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
COOLER. HIGHS 51 TO 57. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...INCREASING CLOUDS. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      55   48   59         /   30  30  70


$$

TXZ074-202100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
400 AM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 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.
.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...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      53   45   54         /   60  70  90


$$

TXZ258-202100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
300 AM MDT FRI MAR 20 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WINDY. HIGHS 50 TO 59. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO
15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 38 TO 43. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 50S
BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 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.
.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 LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 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 MID 50S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      55   43   57         /   30  40  70
DOG CANYON           58   39   54         /   30  40  70
MCKITTRICK CANYON    57   43   57         /   30  40  70


$$

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