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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
246 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND MONDAY.

TXZ081-012100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
246 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...INCREASING CLOUDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS BECOMING EAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 59. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE
MOUNTAINS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE UPPER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY...WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 90S
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      85     54     70  /  10     30     30
CASTOLON             92     59     76  /   0     20     20
CHISOS BASIN         72     47     60  /  10     20     20
PERSIMMON GAP        83     55     72  /  20     30     30
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   93     61     77  /  20     30     30


$$

NMZ028-012100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
146 AM MDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. VERY WINDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      56     43     65  /  30     30     10


$$

TXZ074-012100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
246 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY...WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      59     40     64  /  20     20     20


$$

TXZ258-012100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
146 AM MDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. VERY WINDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S NEAR THE
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID 60S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO
40 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHEAST WINDS
25 TO 35 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 51.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 56.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY...WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      57     39     63  /  20     20     10
DOG CANYON           49     35     56  /  20     20     10
MCKITTRICK CANYON    58     39     62  /  20     20     10


$$

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