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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
231 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...FRIDAY...FRIDAY NIGHT...AND SATURDAY.

TXZ081-190900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
231 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 69 TO 74. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 90S ALONG
THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MOUNTAINS...LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 71 TO 77. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING
EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 71 TO 77. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 67 TO 74.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND
90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 63 TO 70.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 63 TO 71.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 64 TO 71.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE MID 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      70   90   72   90    /   40  40  20  20
CASTOLON             75   95   77   95    /   40  40  20  20
CHISOS BASIN         64   82   63   83    /   40  40  20  20
PERSIMMON GAP        71   91   73   92    /   40  40  30  20
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   74   95   79   96    /   40  40  20  20


$$

NMZ028-190900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
131 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
POSSIBLE. LOWS 62 TO 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      67   80   67   83    /   80  80  50  40


$$

TXZ074-190900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
231 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN
THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH
IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      64   81   65   82    /   60  60  40  30


$$

TXZ258-190900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
131 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 56 TO 65. SOUTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 64. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 57 TO 63. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER
70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 61.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 59.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 59.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 58.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 60 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO THE MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      63   80   64   84    /   70  70  40  30
DOG CANYON           57   74   60   78    /   70  70  50  40
MCKITTRICK CANYON    65   80   64   83    /   70  70  50  40


$$

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