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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
1245 PM CDT THU MAY 28 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 FRIDAY.

TXZ081-282100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
1245 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...TORNADO WATCH 234 IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO 91 TO 99 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE
MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      93   65   95         /   50  50  30
CASTOLON             92   66   93         /   40  40  20
CHISOS BASIN         83   63   83         /   50  50  30
PERSIMMON GAP        98   66   99         /   50  50  30
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   99   69  100         /   50  50  30


$$

NMZ028-282100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
1145 AM MDT THU MAY 28 2015

...TORNADO WATCH 234 IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 82 TO 90.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE EVENING. LOWS AROUND 60.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      89   60   91         /   40  40  20


$$

TXZ074-282100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
1245 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...TORNADO WATCH 234 IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 83 TO 88.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN
THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      87   55   90         /   40  40  20


$$

TXZ258-282100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
1145 AM MDT THU MAY 28 2015

...TORNADO WATCH 234 IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 72 TO 90.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 90S BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER
80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 90S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 90S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      89   60   91         /   40  30  10
DOG CANYON           83   59   85         /   30  30  10
MCKITTRICK CANYON    89   61   91         /   40  30  10


$$

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