582  
SXUS44 KMAF 191903  
RECMAF  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
202 PM CDT WED SEP 19 2018  
 
RECREATIONAL FORECAST TEXT REPRESENTS AN AVERAGE OF CONDITIONS  
OVER THE ENTIRE PARK.  
 
SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION ARE  
FOR TONIGHT, THURSDAY, THURSDAY NIGHT, AND FRIDAY.  
 
TXZ081-200900-  
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-  
202 PM CDT WED SEP 19 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH IN  
THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER  
80S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS, SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. ALONG THE RIO GRANDE, SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 70 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND  
90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 69. IN THE MOUNTAINS, NORTHEAST WINDS  
15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE, NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING  
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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.  
LOWS 62 TO 67.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE RIO  
GRANDE.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE  
LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO  
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO AROUND  
90 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 69 83 68 85 / 40 40 50 50  
CASTOLON 73 89 72 90 / 50 50 50 50  
CHISOS BASIN 63 73 62 75 / 40 40 50 50  
PERSIMMON GAP 70 85 69 86 / 40 40 50 50  
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE 73 91 72 92 / 40 40 50 50  
 

 
 
NMZ028-200900-  
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-  
102 PM MDT WED SEP 19 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS  
61 TO 66. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
60 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE  
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 59. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 70S.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
30 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 68 79 64 77 / 50 50 60 60  
 

 
 
TXZ074-200900-  
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-  
202 PM CDT WED SEP 19 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
AROUND 70.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 70S.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
30 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 61 78 61 77 / 40 40 50 50  
 

 
 
TXZ258-200900-  
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
102 PM MDT WED SEP 19 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS  
56 TO 62. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION  
70 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
LIKELY. LOWS 55 TO 61. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND  
10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE  
MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET. NORTHWEST WINDS  
15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. VERY WINDY. LOWS 51 TO 56. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO  
40 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER 70S BELOW  
5000 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 56.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE  
UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO  
THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO  
THE MID 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE LOWER  
80S BELOW 5000 FEET. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.  
 

 
TEMPERATURE / PRECIPITATION  
 
VISITORS CENTER 61 75 61 75 / 60 60 60 60  
DOG CANYON 56 67 56 68 / 70 70 60 60  
MCKITTRICK CANYON 62 75 61 75 / 60 60 60 60  
 

 
 
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