Big Bend Daily Report

Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2019
Updated Monday-Friday; most information provided by Big Bend National Park.

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Weather

Today (9/13/19)TonightTomorrow (9/14/19)3-Day Forecast
Today (9/13/19)
Mostly sunny with a 20% chance of showers & thunderstorms. Winds will be from the east at 10-15 mph.
Highs: 80-95°F
Sunset: 8:01 p.m.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. Winds will be from the east at 10-15 mph.
Lows: 65-70°F
Tomorrow (9/14/19)
Mostly sunny. Winds from the southeast to at 10-15 mph.
Highs: 75-95°F
Lows: 65-70°F
Sunrise: 7:37 a.m.
3-Day Forecast
SUN-TUE: Sunny to partly cloudy.
Highs: 80-100°F
Lows: 65-70°F

Temperature and Precipitation

Location Yesterday Today Precipitation
High Low 8 am 24 hr Month Year
Panther Junction (elev 3750′) 88°F 66°F 69°F 0.07 in. 1.05 in. 10.44 in.
Chisos Basin (elev 5400′) 80°F 63°F 65°F 1.00 in. 1.25 in. 10.54 in.
Rio Grande Village (elev 1850′) 100°F 72°F 69°F 0.43 in. 0.76 in. 8.30 in.
Castolon (elev 2170′) 97°F 70°F 73°F 0.16 in. 0.77 in. 5.84 in.
Persimmon Gap (elev 2865′) 95°F 71°F 74°F 0.00 in. 0.29 in. 11.95 in.
Lajitas (elev 2340′) 96°F 68°F 67°F 0.61 in. 1.49 in. 6.70 in.

River Levels

Gauge Location Flood Stage Today Yesterday Streamflow (today)
Presidio 15.50 ft. 4.84 ft. 6.26 ft. 256 cfs
Castolon 15.50 ft. 6.25 ft. 3.17 ft. 1,530 cfs
Johnson's Ranch 15.50 ft. 8.48 ft. 5.29 ft. 2,073 cfs
Rio Grande Village 13.00 ft. 4.51 ft. 3.27 ft. 1,280 cfs
Dryden 59.00 ft. 4.83 ft. 2.13 ft. 394 cfs
Foster's Ranch 14.00 ft. 1.87 ft. 2.13 ft. 625 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.