Big Bend Daily Report

Last Updated: Monday, November 23, 2020
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.

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Weather

Today (11/23/20)TonightTomorrow (11/24/20)3-Day Forecast
Today (11/23/20)
Sunny. Winds from the southwest at 10-15 mph.
Highs: 70-85°F
Sunset: 5:55 p.m.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Winds will be from the southeast at 10-15 mph.
Lows: 50-55°F
Tomorrow (11/24/20)
Sunny with light and variable winds.
Highs: 75-85°F
Lows: 40-45°F
Sunrise: 7:21 a.m.
3-Day Forecast
WED-FRI: Mostly cloudy to sunny.
Highs: 65-85°F
Lows: 45-55°F

Temperature and Precipitation

Location Yesterday Today Precipitation
High Low 8 am 24 hr Month Year
Panther Junction (elev 3750′) 75°F 50°F 60°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 7.67 in.
Chisos Basin (elev 5400′) 73°F 51°F 55°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 7.80 in.
Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′) 84°F 48°F 67°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 6.81 in.
Castolon (elev 2170′) 84°F 51°F 54°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 5.59 in.
Persimmon Gap (elev 2865′) 80°F 51°F 55°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 5.31 in.
Lajitas (elev 2340′) 82°F 48°F 56°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 3.21 in.

River Levels

Gauge Location Flood Stage Today Yesterday Streamflow (today)
Presidio 15.50 ft. 5.20 ft. 5.67 ft. 255 cfs
Castolon 15.50 ft. 4.15 ft. 4.54 ft. 569 cfs
Johnson's Ranch 15.50 ft. 5.80 ft. 5.97 ft. 612 cfs
Rio Grande Village 13.00 ft. 3.77 ft. 3.82 ft. 694 cfs
Dryden 59.00 ft. 6.32 ft. 6.30 ft. 1,030 cfs
Foster's Ranch 14.00 ft. 2.19 ft. 2.19 ft. 732 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.