200  
SXUS44 KMAF 151036  
RECMAF  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
536 AM CDT MON AUG 15 2022  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECAST TEXT REPRESENTS AN AVERAGE OF CONDITIONS  
OVER THE ENTIRE PARK.  
 
SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION ARE  
FOR TONIGHT, TUESDAY, TUESDAY NIGHT, AND WEDNESDAY.  
 
TXZ279-280-282-160900-  
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-  
536 AM CDT MON AUG 15 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. SOME  
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. LOWS 68 TO 74. EAST WINDS  
25 TO 35 MPH IN THE MOUNTAINS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 35 MPH ALONG THE RIO  
GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS  
MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO  
AROUND 90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE  
MOUNTAINS...EAST 15 TO 25 MPH ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF  
PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 69 TO 74. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID  
90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 69 TO 74. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 80 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO  
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
50 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 69 TO 74. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 80 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 90S ALONG THE  
RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 70 TO 75.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 71 TO 76.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 71 TO 76. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 80 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 90S ALONG THE  
RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 70 84 71 88 / 80 90 80 40  
CASTOLON 76 89 77 93 / 70 90 80 50  
CHISOS BASIN 61 73 62 78 / 80 90 80 50  
PERSIMMON GAP 71 82 72 88 / 80 80 80 40  
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE 74 94 75 99 / 80 90 80 40  
 

 
 
NMZ027-028-160900-  
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-  
436 AM MDT MON AUG 15 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO  
20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF  
PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH  
SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 68 84 69 88 / 10 30 30 30  
 

 
 
TXZ277-160900-  
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-  
536 AM CDT MON AUG 15 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME  
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
60 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN  
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. COOLER. SOME  
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF  
PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN  
THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
30 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF  
PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
50 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 63 75 63 84 / 60 80 80 50  
 

 
 
TXZ270-271-160900-  
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
436 AM MDT MON AUG 15 2022  
   
TONIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 58 TO 65. EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 80S  
BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
40 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 66. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 66. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 66.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60 TO 67.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60 TO 68.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID  
80S BELOW 5000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60 TO 67.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE MID  
80S BELOW 5000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 65 79 66 84 / 10 40 40 40  
DOG CANYON 58 72 60 76 / 10 40 40 40  
MCKITTRICK CANYON 65 80 66 85 / 10 40 40 40  
 

 
 
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