869  
SXUS44 KMAF 261846  
RECMAF  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
146 PM CDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
 
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.  
 
TXZ081-270900-  
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-  
146 PM CDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MOUNTAINS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS ALONG THE  
RIO GRANDE.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND  
103 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. IN THE MOUNTAINS,  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE, EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING  
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER  
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. TEMPERATURES FALLING INTO THE LOWER 70S IN  
THE AFTERNOON. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
INCREASING CLOUDS. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 63 TO 68. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. HIGHS AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO  
THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 62 TO 67.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER  
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS 63 TO 68. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER  
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER  
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 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 UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID  
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 73 98 70 91 / 20 10 30 40  
CASTOLON 76 103 74 97 / 10 10 30 40  
CHISOS BASIN 68 87 65 82 / 20 10 30 40  
PERSIMMON GAP 71 99 69 91 / 20 10 30 40  
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE 76 104 75 98 / 10 10 30 40  
 

 
 
NMZ028-270900-  
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-  
1246 PM MDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS  
25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY, WINDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS 25 TO  
35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR, WINDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS  
20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN THE EVENING.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY, WINDY. NOT AS WARM. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 66 91 58 80 / 10 0 0 10  
 

 
 
TXZ074-270900-  
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-  
146 PM CDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS  
15 TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 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 LOWER 80S.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 63 92 61 78 / 20 10 10 30  
 

 
 
TXZ258-270900-  
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
1246 PM MDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY WINDY. LOWS 58 TO 65. WEST WINDS 30 TO  
40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S NEAR THE  
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR, WINDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. WEST WINDS 25 TO  
35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH IN THE EVENING.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. VERY WINDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE  
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS  
30 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH IN THE MORNING.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. WINDY. LOWS 48 TO 55. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO  
THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 58.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW  
5000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 58.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 58.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 60.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO  
THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 64 87 58 77 / 10 0 0 10  
DOG CANYON 58 77 52 70 / 10 0 0 10  
MCKITTRICK CANYON 66 87 57 77 / 10 0 0 10  
 

 
 
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