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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
330 AM CDT THU MAY 21 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.

TXZ081-212100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
330 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO 84 TO
93 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 90S
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND
90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
AROUND 90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.MEMORIAL DAY...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...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      84   65   91         /   50  50  50
CASTOLON             86   66   91         /   50  50  50
CHISOS BASIN         73   60   80         /   50  50  50
PERSIMMON GAP        84   65   93         /   50  50  50
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   93   70   98         /   50  50  50


$$

NMZ028-212100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
230 AM MDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. COOLER. HIGHS
53 TO 60. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      57   54   80         /   70  70  60


$$

TXZ074-212100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
330 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      68   55   85         /   60  60  50


$$

TXZ258-212100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
230 AM MDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
COOLER. HIGHS 51 TO 64 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO 59 TO 65 BELOW
5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. WARMER. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND 80 BELOW
5000 FEET. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 56. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      59   54   79         /   60  60  50
DOG CANYON           58   51   70         /   60  60  50
MCKITTRICK CANYON    60   54   79         /   60  60  50


$$

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