Big Bend Daily Report

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.

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Weather

Today (1/23/19)TonightTomorrow (1/24/19)3-Day Forecast
Today (1/23/19)
Mostly sunny. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Highs: 58°F
Sunset: 6:20 p.m.
Tonight
Clear. West wind around 5 mph.
Lows: 37°F
Tomorrow (1/24/19)
Sunny. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph
Highs: 65°F
Lows: 34°F
Sunrise: 7:48 a.m.
3-Day Forecast
THU-SAT: Mostly sunny.
Highs: 62-65°F
Lows: 34-37°F

Temperature and Precipitation

Location Yesterday Today Precipitation
High Low 8 am 24 hr Month Year
Panther Junction (elev 3750′) NR°F NR°F NR°F 0.00 in. 1.43 in. 17.59 in.
Chisos Basin (elev 5400′) NR°F NR°F NR°F 0.00 in. 1.71 in. 25.58 in.
Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′) NR°F NR°F NR°F 0.00 in. 0.97 in. 15.58 in.
Castolon (elev 2170′) NR°F NR°F NR°F 0.00 in. 1.35 in. 11.04 in.
Persimmon Gap (elev 2865′) NR°F NR°F NR°F 0.00 in. 1.21 in. 15.70 in.
Lajitas (elev 2340′) 69°F 46°F 62°F NR in. ? in. ? in.

River Levels

Gauge Location Flood Stage Today Yesterday Streamflow (today)
Presidio 15.50 ft. 3.47 ft. 3.49 ft. 122 cfs
Castolon 15.50 ft. 2.82 ft. 2.82 ft. 154 cfs
Johnson's Ranch 15.50 ft. 2.60 ft. 2.68 ft. 92 cfs
Rio Grande Village 2.94 ft. 2.69 ft. 2.70 ft. 178 cfs
Dryden 59.00 ft. 5.22 ft. 5.19 ft. 529 cfs
Foster's Ranch 14.00 ft. 1.70 ft. 1.71 ft. 441 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 Ed. Ctr. (Lajitas) at 432-424-3327.