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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
257 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

TXZ024-261015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
257 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

Date           05/25/17      Fri 05/26/17            Sat 05/27/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      67          97          64          96          61
Temp         100 96 80 75 71 67 80 90 96 94 78 71 67 65 79 90 95 93 76 69 63 61
Dewpt         32 35 37 37 38 37 37 36 32 32 34 41 38 42 34 31 26 30 38 48 53 52
Max/Min RH                   36          11          43           9          78
RH             9 12 21 25 31 33 21 15 11 11 20 35 34 42 20 12  8 11 25 47 70 72
Wind Dir       W  W SW SW  W  W NW NW  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N
Wind Spd      18 13 10 13 14 13 13  9 11 12  6  8 10 10 12 13 14 12 10 12 13 14
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW B1 B1
Clouds(%)      6 18 20 21 23 24 20 16 16 14 10  8  7  6  3  5  2  5 10 22 55 51
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     6     5     5     5     5     5     6     6     6
Mix Hgt             11400   100 10800 14600  9000   100  9700 15900 10400  2600
T Wind Dir             SW     W     W    SW     W     W     W     W     N     N
T Wind Spd             13    16    14    16     8     9    20    21    20    26
RFTI           3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  2  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/28  Mon 05/29/17  Tue 05/30/17  Wed 05/31/17  Thu 06/01/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          81      56    82      59    80      59    82      61    81
Temp          74 79   62 57 77 80   64 60 77 78   64 60 77 79   62 63 76 79
Dewpt         50 47   47 49 45 44   47 50 50 47   51 54 53 52   55 57 57 54
Min/Max RH       33      80    26      69    31      79    41      89    40
RH            43 32   58 75 32 28   55 71 39 33   63 82 43 39   78  0  0  0
PWind Dir        NE      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1
PoP 12hr          5       5     5      10    10      10    30      30    40

$$

TXZ026-261015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
257 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

Date           05/25/17      Fri 05/26/17            Sat 05/27/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      67          99          66          97          64
Temp          99 97 82 76 71 67 80 92 98 96 81 73 70 67 80 92 97 94 78 71 66 64
Dewpt         42 41 43 44 44 45 45 44 41 42 42 51 47 48 42 37 34 39 44 53 56 55
Max/Min RH                   45          15          50          10          75
RH            14 15 25 32 38 45 29 19 14 16 25 46 44 50 26 15 11 15 30 53 70 73
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  W SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      13 13 10 13 13 11 12  8 10 11  8  6  8  9 12 12 16 13 10 14 18 19
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW B1 B1
Clouds(%)      6 18 17 17 19 22 20 18 16 11 15  9 16 12 17 11  1  6  8 15 53 51
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     6     5     5     5     6     6     6     6     6
Mix Hgt             10000     0  4200 14200  9200     0  7900 14700  9400  2400
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    NW     W     E    NW     W     W     N     N
T Wind Spd             10    10    10    13     5     4    14    20    23    25
RFTI           1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/28  Mon 05/29/17  Tue 05/30/17  Wed 05/31/17  Thu 06/01/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          82      59    84      60    83      62    84      63    84
Temp          77 81   65 60 79 82   66 61 80 81   68 62 79 81   67 64 80 79
Dewpt         53 49   50 51 47 45   50 51 50 50   54 55 55 53   57 59 59 56
Min/Max RH       33      78    26      67    30      75    36      84    38
RH            43 33   58 72 32 27   56 70 35 34   61 78 44 38   70  0  0  0
PWind Dir        NE      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          5       5     5      10    10      10    30      30    40

$$

TXZ043-261015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
257 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

Date           05/25/17      Fri 05/26/17            Sat 05/27/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      69         102          68          99          64
Temp         101 99 85 78 75 69 84 97101 99 84 77 72 68 83 94 98 97 81 72 67 64
Dewpt         32 35 36 45 54 56 46 34 34 34 42 47 49 55 49 39 36 34 40 47 57 57
Max/Min RH                   66           9          59          10          77
RH             9 11 17 31 49 64 27 11 10 10 23 35 43 62 31 15 12 11 23 41 70 80
Wind Dir       W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW NW  N  N
Wind Spd      14 13 11 12 12 10 11 12 13 12  8  8  8  9 10 11 13 11  8  9 11 13
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1
Clouds(%)      2 18 20 21 23 24 22 20 36 45 20 12 32 28 37 14 10 12 14 11 42 53
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     5     5     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              9100   300 10700 13800  8900   100  6600 13000  7300  2900
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     W     W    SW    SW     W    SW     W     N
T Wind Spd             14    14    18    26    10     9    16    26    13    29
RFTI           3  3  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  2  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category CL CL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/28  Mon 05/29/17  Tue 05/30/17  Wed 05/31/17  Thu 06/01/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          83      59    84      59    83      60    84      62    85
Temp          79 81   67 59 81 83   67 59 80 81   66 60 82 82   68 64 80 81
Dewpt         56 54   54 53 46 45   50 53 50 48   54 55 55 54   58 59 61 58
Min/Max RH       39      84    26      78    31      85    39      89    38
RH            46 39   63 80 29 26   55 80 35 32   66 84 40 38   71  0  0  0
PWind Dir        NE      NE     E      SE    SE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10      10     5      10    10      20    30      30    30

$$

TXZ035-261015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
257 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

Date           05/25/17      Fri 05/26/17            Sat 05/27/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      65          98          64          96          60
Temp         100 97 84 77 71 65 83 93 97 96 82 75 69 64 80 91 96 93 78 70 63 60
Dewpt         26 23 27 34 36 36 33 25 26 23 29 35 37 39 33 26 22 19 24 38 50 50
Max/Min RH                   35           7          38           6          72
RH             7  7 12 21 28 34 16  9  8  7 14 23 31 40 18 10  7  7 13 31 62 69
Wind Dir       W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  N  N NE
Wind Spd      20 19 13 13 12 10 13 16 18 19 11 11  9  9 13 16 17 14  8 11 16 18
Clouds        FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC B1
Clouds(%)      6 28 24 19 22 25 23 21 18 17 10  7 14 12 11  4  2  2  2 17 43 52
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     6     6
Mix Hgt             11200   100 11000 13300  8700   100  7200 13300  8100  3100
T Wind Dir             SW     W     W     W    SW     W     W     W    NW    NE
T Wind Spd             14    10    21    26    11     8    17    25    12    27
RFTI           5  6  1  0  0  0  0  3  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  4  1  0  0  0
RFTI Category CH CH EL NO NO NO NO CL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL EL NO NO NO


Date           05/28  Mon 05/29/17  Tue 05/30/17  Wed 05/31/17  Thu 06/01/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          81      56    82      58    80      58    82      60    82
Temp          75 80   64 56 77 80   64 58 76 78   63 58 77 78   65 62 76 80
Dewpt         50 46   47 49 44 43   45 49 46 44   50 52 52 50   53 56 55 53
Min/Max RH       30      77    24      75    27      83    38      87    35
RH            41 30   54 77 31 27   50 72 34 30   62 80 42 37   65  0  0  0
PWind Dir        NE       E     E      SE     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr         10       5     5      10    10      20    30      30    30

$$

TXZ031-261015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
257 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

Date           05/25/17      Fri 05/26/17            Sat 05/27/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      67         101          66          99          64
Temp         102101 83 80 73 68 84 94 99 99 82 75 69 67 84 94 98 96 79 72 66 65
Dewpt         38 41 43 45 44 46 42 39 37 40 42 48 42 47 42 36 34 37 44 50 56 55
Max/Min RH                   48          12          47          10          77
RH            11 13 24 30 36 45 23 15 12 14 24 39 37 48 23 14 11 13 29 46 70 71
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  W SW  S SW SW SW  W  W SW  W  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      13 12 11 13 13 10 12  9 12 11  8  5  9 10 12 13 16 11  8 12 13 17
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW B1 B1
Clouds(%)      5 19 18 17 20 23 20 18 16 13 11  8 24 17 25 14  3  7  8 15 52 53
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     5     5     5     5     6     6     6     6     6
Mix Hgt              9800   100  7400 14200  8400   100  6800 14200  8700  3400
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     W    SW    SW     W     W     W     N     N
T Wind Spd             12    11    14    18     6     6    14    23    23    29
RFTI           2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/28  Mon 05/29/17  Tue 05/30/17  Wed 05/31/17  Thu 06/01/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          84      58    85      60    84      61    85      63    84
Temp          78 83   65 59 81 84   66 61 80 82   67 62 81 83   67 65 80 81
Dewpt         53 50   51 52 47 46   50 51 50 49   55 55 55 53   58 58 60 57
Min/Max RH       33      80    26      69    28      78    37      87    39
RH            42 33   60 77 30 27   56 71 35 32   64 80 42 37   74  0  0  0
PWind Dir        NE      NE    NE      SE     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B1
PoP 12hr          5       5     5      10    10      10    30      30    40

$$

TXZ029-261015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
257 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

Date           05/25/17      Fri 05/26/17            Sat 05/27/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      62          94          60          93          57
Temp          97 95 79 73 67 62 78 89 93 92 77 69 64 61 77 88 92 90 74 66 59 57
Dewpt         30 29 31 33 34 33 31 27 27 24 30 36 35 36 29 25 22 21 34 44 50 50
Max/Min RH                   35           8          39           8          80
RH             9 10 17 23 29 33 18 11  9  9 18 30 34 39 17 10  8  8 23 45 72 77
Wind Dir       W  W SW  W  W  W NW  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  N  N NE
Wind Spd      19 16 11 12 11 10 13 12 14 14  8  9  9  9 13 14 14 13 10 12 17 14
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)      5 20 20 20 23 26 21 16 16 15  9  7  2  3  2  3  1  3  7 20 46 49
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     5     5     5     5     5     5     6     6     6
Mix Hgt             11200   100 11100 13500  8600   100  8400 14100  8200  2900
T Wind Dir             SW     W     W     W    SW     W     W     W     N    NE
T Wind Spd             14    13    17    23    10    10    21    23    14    27
RFTI           3  3  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  3  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category CL CL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/28  Mon 05/29/17  Tue 05/30/17  Wed 05/31/17  Thu 06/01/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          79      54    79      56    78      58    81      59    80
Temp          72 78   60 55 74 77   61 56 74 76   63 59 78 77   61 61 75 79
Dewpt         49 45   45 47 44 43   45 48 47 45   50 52 53 50   53 55 56 52
Min/Max RH       32      83    27      77    29      83    41      90    38
RH            44 31   58 74 34 30   56 74 38 33   62 78 42 39   75  0  0  0
PWind Dir        NE       E     E      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10       5     5      10    10      20    30      30    30

$$

Below is a weather element key for this product

Day 1 through 3...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dewpt(F)............................Dew Point Temperature
Min/Max RH or Max/Min RH(%).........Maximum/Minimum Humidity
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Dir(8 point compass)...........20 ft. Wind Direction
Wind Dir Deg(degrees)...............20 ft. Wind Direction in Tens of Degrees
                                    Relative to Due North.
     Example: 09 = 90 Degrees = East; 18 = 180 Degrees = South;
              27 = 270 Degrees = West; 36 = 360 Degrees = North
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft. Wind Speed
Wind Gust(MPH)......................20 ft. Wind Gust
Wind Chill..........................Wind Chill Temperature
Heat Index..........................Heat Index
Clouds(CAT).........................Cloud Cover Category
     Example: CL = Clear; FW = Few; SC = Scattered;
              B1 = Mostly Cloudy; B2 = Considerable Clouds; OV = Overcast
Clouds(%)...........................Cloud Cover as a Percentage
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability of Measurable Precipitation
QPF 12Hr(in)........................Liquid Equivalent Precipitation Amount
Weather...
     Type...
       Rain...........Rain
       Rain SHWRS.....Rain Showers
       TSTMS..........Thunderstorms
       Drizzle........Drizzle
       Snow...........Snow
       SnowSHWRS......Snow Showers
       Sleet..........Sleet
       Flurries.......Flurries
       FRZG Rain......Freezing Rain
       FRZG DRZL......Freezing Drizzle
     Coverage...
       S..............Slight Chance
       C..............Chance
       L..............Likely
       O..............Occasional
       D..............Definite
       AR.............Areas
       PA.............Patchy
OBVIS...............................Obstruction to Visibility
     TYPE...
       F..............Fog
       PF.............Patchy Fog
       F+.............Dense Fog
       H..............Haze
       BS.............Blowing Snow
       K..............Smoke
       BD.............Blowing Dust
       AF.............Volcanic Ashfall
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Mix Hgt(feet AGL)...................Mixing Height
T Wind Dir(8 point compass).........Transport Wind Direction
T Wind Spd(MPH).....................Transport Wind Speed
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Dispersion..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (Inches Mercury)...........Station Pressure
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Ceiling (ft)........................Ceiling
Stability (CAT).....................Pasquil Turner Stability
Watch/Warning/Advisory...
     Example: W = Warning; Y = Advisory; A = Watch
     in effect for the indicated hour

Day 4 through 7...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dwpt................................Dew Point Temperature
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft Wind Speed
     Example: <15 = Less than 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH or greater
Avg Clouds(CAT).....................Average Cloud Cover Category
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability for Accumulating Precipitation
Weather...
     See Day 1 through 3 Weather Descriptions


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