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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
347 AM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017  
 
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.  
 
TXZ081-242100-  
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-  
347 AM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017  
   
..FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER  
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST  
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS  
AROUND 70. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT  
AND VARIABLE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS, EAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE, NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER  
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 69.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID  
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61 TO 66.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER  
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER  
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND 80 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 86 68 82 / 50 60 60  
CASTOLON 92 72 89 / 60 60 60  
CHISOS BASIN 77 62 72 / 60 60 60  
PERSIMMON GAP 87 69 84 / 60 60 60  
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE 93 73 90 / 50 60 60  
 

 
 
NMZ028-242100-  
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-  
247 AM MDT SUN SEP 24 2017  
   
TODAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.   
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS 54 TO 59. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 70.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 81 64 79 / 90 30 50  
 

 
 
TXZ074-242100-  
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-  
347 AM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017  
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS  
BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE  
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND  
10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS AROUND 50.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
AROUND 70.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 79 60 79 / 70 50 60  
 

 
 
TXZ258-242100-  
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
247 AM MDT SUN SEP 24 2017  
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY 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. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. 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 IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 59. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 56.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
UPPER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS 49 TO 54. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
UPPER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 54.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO  
AROUND 70 BELOW 5000 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS 48 TO 53.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN  
PEAKS TO THE LOWER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 78 61 77 / 80 30 50  
DOG CANYON 71 56 70 / 80 30 40  
MCKITTRICK CANYON 77 61 77 / 80 30 50  
 

 
 
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