Big Bend Daily Report

Last Updated: Friday, December 6, 2019
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.

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Weather

Today (12/6/19)TonightTomorrow (12/7/19)3-Day Forecast
Today (12/6/19)
Sunny. Winds from the northeast at 0-10 mph.
Highs: 60-75°F
Sunset: 5:54 p.m.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Winds from the northeast at 0-10 mph.
Lows: 45-50°F
Tomorrow (12/7/19)
Sunny. Light and variable winds becoming southwest at 0-10 mph overnight.
Highs: 65-80°F
Lows: 45-50°F
Sunrise: 7:34 a.m.
3-Day Forecast
SUN-TUE: Mostly sunny to cloudy with a chance of showers Monday - Tuesday
Highs: 55-85°F
Lows: 40-55°F

Temperature and Precipitation

Location Yesterday Today Precipitation
High Low 8 am 24 hr Month Year
Panther Junction (elev 3750′) 78°F 49°F 50°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 13.38 in.
Chisos Basin (elev 5400′) 71°F 48°F 49°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 17.21 in.
Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′) 85°F 42°F 64°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 10.80 in.
Castolon (elev 2170′) 84°F 47°F 61°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 6.95 in.
Persimmon Gap (elev 2865′) 85°F 45°F 50°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 13.08 in.
Lajitas (elev 2340′) 85°F 45°F 58°F 0.00 in. 0.00 in. 9.55 in.

River Levels

Gauge Location Flood Stage Today Yesterday Streamflow (today)
Presidio 15.50 ft. 6.00 ft. 6.01 ft. 639 cfs
Castolon 15.50 ft. 4.02 ft. 4.02 ft. 533 cfs
Johnson's Ranch 15.50 ft. 5.55 ft. 5.56 ft. 544 cfs
Rio Grande Village 13.00 ft. 3.53 ft. 3.56 ft. 544 cfs
Dryden 59.00 ft. 5.96 ft. 5.95 ft. 844 cfs
Foster's Ranch 14.00 ft. 2.15 ft. 2.16 ft. 946 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.