624  
SXUS44 KMAF 230816  
RECMAF  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
316 AM CDT SAT SEP 23 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 SUNDAY.  
 
TXZ081-232100-  
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-  
316 AM CDT SAT SEP 23 2017  
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO  
GRANDE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
50 PERCENT.    
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS 68 TO 73. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
60 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND 90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
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. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING  
SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
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 A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 80S ALONG THE RIO  
GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 80S ALONG THE  
RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 70S ALONG THE RIO  
GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 88 69 85 / 30 60 60  
CASTOLON 95 74 90 / 40 60 60  
CHISOS BASIN 78 61 77 / 40 60 60  
PERSIMMON GAP 90 69 86 / 30 60 70  
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE 97 73 91 / 30 50 60  
 

 
 
NMZ028-232100-  
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-  
216 AM MDT SAT SEP 23 2017  
 
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH LATE  
TONIGHT...  
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. NOT  
AS WARM. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.  
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.  
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 81 65 83 / 70 70 70  
 

 
 
TXZ074-232100-  
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-  
316 AM CDT SAT SEP 23 2017  
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF  
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.    
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
DECREASING CLOUDS. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
MONDAY
 
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.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.    
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 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 84 61 78 / 50 70 70  
 

 
 
TXZ258-232100-  
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
216 AM MDT SAT SEP 23 2017  
 
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH LATE  
TONIGHT...  
   
TODAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. NOT  
AS WARM. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S  
NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE. LOWS 56 TO 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
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. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 56 TO 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY 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. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 58.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER  
70S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS 50 TO 56. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
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 50 TO 56. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 60S  
BELOW 5000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO AROUND  
70 BELOW 5000 FEET.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 79 61 80 / 70 70 70  
DOG CANYON 72 57 70 / 70 70 70  
MCKITTRICK CANYON 79 63 80 / 70 70 70  
 

 
 
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