Big Bend Daily Report

Last Updated: Thursday, June 3, 2021
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.

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Please check back with us starting July 1st for updates on river flow and mountain bike trail conditions.

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Weather

Today (6/3/21)TonightTomorrow (6/4/21)3-Day Forecast
Today (6/3/21)
Partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Winds will be from the northeast at 10-15 mph.
Highs: 75-95°F
Sunset: 8:48 p.m.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Winds will be from the northeast at 10-15 mph.
Lows: 65-75°F
Tomorrow (6/4/21)
Partly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Winds will be from the northeast at 10-15 mph.
Highs: 75-95°F
Lows: 65-70°F
Sunrise: 6:53 a.m.
3-Day Forecast
SAT-MON: Sunny to partly cloudy with a chance of showers.
Highs: 80-105°F
Lows: 65-75°F

Temperature and Precipitation

Location Yesterday Today Precipitation
High Low 8 am 24 hr Month Year
Panther Junction (elev 3750′) 89°F 59°F 63°F 0.66 in. 0.66 in. 3.83 in.
Chisos Basin (elev 5400′) 81°F 53°F 56°F 1.20 in. 1.20 in. 4.45 in.
Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′) 102°F 61°F 68°F 0.02 in. 0.02 in. 0.84 in.
Castolon (elev 2170′) 98°F 63°F 64°F 0.44 in. 0.44 in. 3.55 in.
Persimmon Gap (elev 2865′) 95°F 59°F 65°F 0.08 in. 0.08 in. 2.71 in.
Lajitas (elev 2340′) 96°F 59°F 62°F 0.53 in. 0.53 in. 2.09 in.

River Levels

Gauge Location Flood Stage Today Yesterday Streamflow (today)
Presidio 15.50 ft. 3.93 ft. 3.96 ft. 40 cfs
Castolon 15.50 ft. 2.97 ft. 2.25 ft. 181 cfs
Johnson's Ranch 15.50 ft. 4.22 ft. 4.26 ft. 151 cfs
Rio Grande Village 13.00 ft. 3.06 ft. 2.36 ft. 332 cfs
Dryden 59.00 ft. 4.87 ft. 4.95 ft. 411 cfs
Foster's Ranch 14.00 ft. 1.72 ft. 1.77 ft. 535 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.