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RECREATIONAL FORECASTS FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
331 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

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.

TXZ081-042100-
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK-
331 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE
HAIL IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
83 TO 89 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO
THE SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS
AND LARGE HAIL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. ALONG
THE RIO GRANDE...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 80S ALONG THE
RIO GRANDE. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 57 TO 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING
TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
AROUND 80 IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
LOWER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      83   63   87         /   30  20  20
CASTOLON             87   61   89         /   30  20  20
CHISOS BASIN         73   59   77         /   30  20  20
PERSIMMON GAP        80   64   86         /   30  30  30
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE   88   68   89         /   30  20  20


$$

NMZ028-042100-
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK-
231 AM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND
LARGE HAIL IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 74 TO 82. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS
AND LARGE HAIL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WINDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      82   53   82         /   40  50  50


$$

TXZ074-042100-
FORT DAVIS NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-
331 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS
AND LARGE HAIL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      77   53   78         /   30  40  40


$$

TXZ258-042100-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-
231 AM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND
LARGE HAIL IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 69 TO 83. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS
AND LARGE HAIL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WINDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE UPPER
70S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. WINDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST
WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS
TO THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE LOWER 80S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO
THE UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70 NEAR THE MOUNTAIN PEAKS TO THE
UPPER 70S BELOW 5000 FEET.

&&
                             TEMPERATURE  /  PRECIPITATION
VISITORS CENTER      80   53   78         /   30  40  40
DOG CANYON           76   53   77         /   30  40  40
MCKITTRICK CANYON    82   50   79         /   30  40  40


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