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SXUS44 KMAF 230817  
RECMAF  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
317 AM CDT MON APR 23 2018  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECAST TEXT REPRESENTS AN AVERAGE OF CONDITIONS  
OVER THE ENTIRE PARK.  
 
SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION ARE  
FOR TODAY, TONIGHT, AND TUESDAY.  
 
TXZ081-232100-  
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-  
317 AM CDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO  
AROUND 90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS, EAST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE, LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST  
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN  
THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 90S ALONG THE  
RIO GRANDE. IN THE MOUNTAINS, SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG  
THE RIO GRANDE, LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND  
10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS  
10 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. MUCH COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS  
TO THE UPPER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID  
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 80S  
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER  
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 85 59 92 / 10 10 10  
CASTOLON 90 62 96 / 10 10 10  
CHISOS BASIN 74 58 82 / 10 10 10  
PERSIMMON GAP 86 58 93 / 10 10 10  
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE 91 60 97 / 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NMZ028-232100-  
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-  
217 AM MDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WINDY, COLDER. LOWS 42 TO 48. NORTHEAST WINDS  
25 TO 35 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. MUCH COOLER. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 82 60 88 / 0 0 10  
 

 
 
TXZ074-232100-  
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-  
317 AM CDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
SUNNY IN THE MORNING, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO  
20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. MUCH COOLER. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 79 52 86 / 10 10 10  
 

 
 
TXZ258-232100-  
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
217 AM MDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS  
TO AROUND 80 BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN  
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
20 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WINDY, COLDER. LOWS 38 TO 43. NORTHEAST WINDS  
20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO  
50 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. VERY WINDY. MUCH COOLER. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 60S BELOW 5000 FEET.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE  
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY 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.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 52.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
MID 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 54.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN  
PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 78 58 84 / 0 0 0  
DOG CANYON 69 56 74 / 0 0 0  
MCKITTRICK CANYON 79 59 85 / 0 0 0  
 

 
 
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