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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
145 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

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

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

TXZ081-160900-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
145 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 63 TO 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...WEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY 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.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...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.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.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.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      65   90   59   88    /   20  20  20  20
CASTOLON             68   94   58   91    /   20  20  10  10
CHISOS BASIN         61   82   58   80    /   20  20  10  10
PERSIMMON GAP        63   89   57   89    /   20  20  10  10
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   68   94   62   93    /   20  20  20  20


$$

NMZ028-160900-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
1245 PM MDT FRI MAY 15 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM MDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. VERY WINDY.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 55 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS AROUND 50. WEST WINDS
25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      56   77   50   81    /   30  30   0   0


$$

TXZ074-160900-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
145 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      54   80   47   81    /   30  30   0   0


$$

TXZ258-160900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
1245 PM MDT FRI MAY 15 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WINDY. LOWS 49 TO 55. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. VERY WINDY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 70S
BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
60 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY WINDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
WEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH DECREASING TO
10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
AROUND 80 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 59.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
AROUND 80 BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 59.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      54   70   48   77    /   30  30   0   0
DOG CANYON           49   65   47   70    /   30  30   0   0
MCKITTRICK CANYON    54   72   48   78    /   30  30   0   0


$$

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