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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
417 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 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 SUNDAY.

TXZ081-242100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
417 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE...
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 67 TO 73. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
POSSIBLE. HIGHS AROUND 60 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 70S ALONG
THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 63 TO 69. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID
70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS 53 TO 59.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 70S ALONG
THE RIO GRANDE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE MID 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS
TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      88     68     72  /  30     60     80
CASTOLON             95     73     77  /  30     60     80
CHISOS BASIN         76     61     62  /  30     60     80
PERSIMMON GAP        89     69     73  /  30     60     90
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   95     75     80  /  40     60     80


$$

NMZ028-242100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
317 AM MDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING
NORTH AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. COOLER.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. WINDY...COOLER. LOWS 47 TO 53. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO
30 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      82     62     66  /  20     20     60


$$

TXZ074-242100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
417 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. HIGHS AROUND 70.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      83     59     66  /  60     60     80


$$

TXZ258-242100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
317 AM MDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN
PEAKS TO THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WINDY...
COOLER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR
THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND 70 BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. VERY WINDY. COOLER. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
LOWS 45 TO 52. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
60 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDY...
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER
50S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
55 MPH DECREASING TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
LOWER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VISITORS CENTER      79     60     65  /  20     20     60
DOG CANYON           72     55     61  /  20     20     60
MCKITTRICK CANYON    78     59     64  /  20     20     60


$$

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