Big Bend Daily Report

Last Updated: Monday, October 14, 2019
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.

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Weather

Today (10/14/19)TonightTomorrow (10/15/19)3-Day Forecast
Today (10/14/19)
Mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of showers. Winds from the southwest at 0-10 mph.
Highs: 70-85°F
Sunset: 7:24 p.m.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of showers. Winds will be variable.
Lows: 60-70°F
Tomorrow (10/15/19)
Mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of thunderstorms. Winds will be variable.
Highs: 75-90°F
Lows: 55-60°F
Sunrise: 7:54 a.m.
3-Day Forecast
WED-FRI: Mostly cloudy to sunny with a 20% chance of thunderstorms on Wednesday.
Highs: 75-95°F
Lows: 50-60°F

Temperature and Precipitation

Location Yesterday Today Precipitation
High Low 8 am 24 hr Month Year
Panther Junction (elev 3750′) 69°F 57°F 62°F 0.01 in. 0.57 in. 12.13 in.
Chisos Basin (elev 5400′) 70°F 58°F 60°F 0.02 in. 0.03 in. 15.83 in.
Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′) 79°F 60°F 65°F 0.00 in. 0.03 in. 10.41 in.
Castolon (elev 2170′) 75°F 61°F 64°F 0.01 in. 0.06 in. 6.41 in.
Persimmon Gap (elev 2865′) 73°F 58°F 63°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 12.58 in.
Lajitas (elev 2340′) 74°F 61°F 62°F 0.02 in. 0.23 in. 8.66 in.

River Levels

Gauge Location Flood Stage Today Yesterday Streamflow (today)
Presidio 15.50 ft. 4.17 ft. 4.15 ft. 78 cfs
Castolon 15.50 ft. 2.70 ft. 2.72 ft. 124 cfs
Johnson's Ranch 15.50 ft. 4.08 ft. 4.10 ft. 135 cfs
Rio Grande Village 13.00 ft. 2.60 ft. 2.61 ft. 137 cfs
Dryden 59.00 ft. 5.11 ft. 5.13 ft. 490 cfs
Foster's Ranch 14.00 ft. 1.97 ft. NR ft. 731 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.