Big Bend Daily Report

Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2020
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.

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Weather

Today (1/24/20)TonightTomorrow (1/25/20)3-Day Forecast
Today (1/24/20)
Sunny. Winds from the east/southeast at 0-10 mph.
Highs: 60-70°F
Sunset: 6:24 p.m.
Tonight
Increasing clouds. Winds will be variable at 0-10 mph.
Lows: 40-45°F
Tomorrow (1/25/20)
Mostly cloudy. Winds will be from the south at 0-10 mph.
Highs: 65-75°F
Lows: 40-45°F
Sunrise: 7:46 a.m.
3-Day Forecast
SUN-TUE: Sunny.
Highs: 65-80°F
Lows: 40-45°F

Temperature and Precipitation

Location Yesterday Today Precipitation
High Low 8 am 24 hr Month Year
Panther Junction (elev 3750′) 64°F 37°F 37°F 0.00 in. 0.70 in. 0.70 in.
Chisos Basin (elev 5400′) 58°F 37°F 38°F 0.00 in. 0.86 in. 0.86 in.
Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′) 75°F 34°F 39°F 0.00 in. 0.96 in. 0.96 in.
Castolon (elev 2170′) 74°F 40°F 40°F 0.00 in. 0.30 in. 0.30 in.
Persimmon Gap (elev 2865′) 71°F 35°F 45°F 0.00 in. 0.26 in. 0.26 in.
Lajitas (elev 2340′) 74°F 33°F 34°F 0.00 in. 0.20 in. 0.20 in.

River Levels

Gauge Location Flood Stage Today Yesterday Streamflow (today)
Presidio 15.50 ft. 4.43 ft. 4.47 ft. 164 cfs
Castolon 15.50 ft. 3.03 ft. 3.08 ft. 215 cfs
Johnson's Ranch 15.50 ft. 4.35 ft. 4.41 ft. 216 cfs
Rio Grande Village 13.00 ft. 2.95 ft. 2.95 ft. 250 cfs
Dryden 59.00 ft. 5.28 ft. 5.28 ft. 551 cfs
Foster's Ranch 14.00 ft. 1.88 ft. 1.88 ft. 604 cfs

Park Campgrounds

For national park campgrounds availability call Big Bend National Park (Panther Junction) at 432-477-2251. For state campground availability call Big Bend Ranch State Park (Ft. Leaton) at 432-229-3613 or B.A. Warnock Visitor Ctr. (Lajitas) at 432-424-3327.