Big Bend Daily Report

Last Updated: Friday, May 26, 2017
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.

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Weather

Today (5/26/17)TonightTomorrow (5/27/17)3-Day Forecast
Today (5/26/17)
Sunny. Winds will be from the west at 10-15 mph.
Highs: 95-105°F
Sunset: 8:45 pm
Tonight
Mostly clear. Winds will be from the south at 10-15 mph.
Lows: 70-75°F
Tomorrow (5/27/17)
Sunny. Winds will be from the northwest at 10 mph.
Highs 85-105°F
Lows: 70-75°F
Sunrise 6:55 am
3-Day Forecast
SUN-TUE: Partly to mostly cloudy with a chance of rain each day.
Highs: 70-100°F
Lows: 65-75°F

Temperature and Precipitation

Location Yesterday Today Precipitation
High Low 8 am 24 hr Month Year
Panther Junction (elev 3750′) 100°F 72°F 78°F 0.00 in. 2.33 in. 3.49 in.
Chisos Basin (elev 5400′) 93°F 67°F 68°F 0.00 in. 2.40 in. 3.99 in.
Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′) 108°F 77°F NR°F 0.00 in. 0.74 in. 1.17 in.
Castolon (elev 2170′) 104°F 78°F NR°F 0.00 in. 2.60 in. 4.94 in.
Persimmon Gap (elev 2970′) 106°F 63°F 68°F 0.00 in. 0.60 in. 2.66 in.
Lajitas (elev 2340′) 109°F 63°F 68°F 0.00 in. 3.90 in. 4.52 in.

River Levels

Gauge Location Flood Stage Today Yesterday Streamflow (today)
Presidio 15.50 ft. 3.57 ft. 3.64 ft. 37 cfs
Castolon 15.50 ft. 2.51 ft. 2.61 ft. 52 cfs
Johnson's Ranch 15.50 ft. 4.57 ft. 4.72 ft. 135 cfs
Rio Grande Village 13.00 ft. 2.72 ft. 2.89 ft. 122 cfs
Dryden 59.00 ft. 5.46 ft. 6.03 ft. 561 cfs
Foster's Ranch 14.00 ft. 1.97 ft. 2.22 ft. 1,134 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.