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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
243 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

TXZ024-281015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
243 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date           04/27/17      Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17            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                      51          81          48          50          36
Temp          82 81 67 62 57 51 63 75 81 76 63 55 51 48 49 47 45 43 39 39 36 36
Dewpt         35 36 42 41 40 41 41 37 38 42 47 49 49 47 43 41 42 38 35 34 33 32
Max/Min RH                   68          22          96          75          89
RH            18 20 40 46 54 68 45 25 22 30 57 81 93 96 82 79 88 81 86 84 89 85
Wind Dir      SW  W NW  W NW NW NW SE  S SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW
Wind Spd      21 13  6  6  9  9  6  5 11 13 10 14 17 17 13 16 14 17 14 17 18 17
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B1 B1
Clouds(%)     62 61 76 72 43 32 30 33 48 68 83 84 90 92 93 88 88 88 87 94 67 68
PoP 12hr                     10          10          40          30          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.07        0.04        0.05
Rain SHWRS                                C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     4     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     2     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              9500   300  8900 12300  8300  2600  3400  3400  2400  1500
T Wind Dir              W     W     W    SW    NE     N     N     N    NW    NW
T Wind Spd             11     8    10    20    17    24    27    26    29    19
RFTI           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/30  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17
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          55      39    74      46    73      52    67      48    73
Temp          48 53   42 39 67 72   52 47 67 71   56 52 64 65   52 49 66 72
Dewpt         30 27   27 31 35 36   41 41 44 43   45 45 44 41   42 42 41 39
Min/Max RH       36      74    25      85    34      77    38      82    29
RH            48 37   56 74 31 27   66 81 43 36   66 77 47 40   69 78 39 31
PWind Dir        NW       W    SW       E    NE      NE    NE       N    NW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW CL   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         10       0     0       0     5      10    20      10     5

$$

TXZ026-281015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
243 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date           04/27/17      Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17            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                      54          83          51          52          38
Temp          83 84 71 65 59 54 66 77 83 80 67 59 57 51 51 49 47 46 41 41 38 38
Dewpt         37 40 46 47 46 44 45 42 42 44 50 52 51 48 46 44 44 39 38 37 34 33
Max/Min RH                   71          24          89          76          92
RH            19 21 41 52 62 69 47 29 24 28 54 78 80 89 83 83 89 76 89 85 85 82
Wind Dir       S  S SE SW NW NW  N  N SE  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW
Wind Spd      23 13 10  6  9  9  8  5 11 12 12 16 18 18 16 17 17 20 16 17 18 16
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2
Clouds(%)     61 68 80 73 39 28 25 29 43 51 71 79 86 93 93 90 86 85 85 93 84 72
PoP 12hr                     10           5          40          30          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.09        0.08        0.05
Rain SHWRS                                C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  C        S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     4     1     2     1     1
Haines                  4     3     2     2     3     3     3     2     3     2
Mix Hgt               100   100  4000  8600  4300  2900  3100  3300  2800  1700
T Wind Dir             SW     W     W     S     E     N     N     N    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              4     6     6    14    16    29    28    26    28    17
RFTI           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO


Date           04/30  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17
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          56      40    76      46    75      53    69      47    73
Temp          50 54   42 40 68 74   53 47 68 73   58 53 66 67   53 47 66 72
Dewpt         31 28   29 30 35 36   41 42 44 43   45 45 45 41   43 42 42 39
Min/Max RH       35      67    23      86    32      74    37      83    30
RH            48 36   60 67 29 25   64 83 42 34   62 74 47 39   69 83 42 30
PWind Dir        NW       W    SW       E    NE      NE    NE       N     N
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   FW FW FW CL   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       0     0       5     5      10    20       5     5

$$

TXZ043-281015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
243 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date           04/27/17      Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17            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                      57          88          55          61          39
Temp          88 88 75 70 64 57 71 82 87 86 72 64 58 55 58 58 53 52 46 45 40 39
Dewpt         36 38 44 47 46 44 43 41 40 40 44 51 53 51 49 45 44 41 38 37 34 33
Max/Min RH                   62          19          92          61          80
RH            16 17 33 44 52 61 37 24 19 20 38 62 82 89 71 63 71 67 73 74 80 80
Wind Dir      SW SW  S SW NW NW  N  E SE  S SE SE  N  N  N  N  N NW  N NW NW NW
Wind Spd      21 18 13 10  5  5  5  4 10 10  8  5 13 12 12 13 13 16 12 13 13 12
Clouds        FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
Clouds(%)     24 31 48 40 24 22 28 29 35 48 49 81 79 76 79 68 64 82 74 84 65 53
PoP 12hr                      5           5          40          20          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.06        0.01        0.05
Rain SHWRS                                C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  C        S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     4     1     2     1     1
Haines                  3     4     3     3     3     3     3     4     2     3
Mix Hgt              6100   500  7000  9000  6000  2400  3200  4300  3600  2100
T Wind Dir             SW     W    NW     S     S     N     N     N     N    NW
T Wind Spd             26     9     6    14     6    24    24    20    26    16
RFTI           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/30  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17
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          61      40    80      49    81      55    73      48    75
Temp          55 60   45 40 71 78   56 50 74 79   62 55 70 72   56 48 68 75
Dewpt         32 28   29 30 36 37   41 43 48 44   48 46 46 43   44 42 41 39
Min/Max RH       29      67    21      80    28      72    34      80    27
RH            41 29   54 67 28 22   58 77 40 29   61 72 43 36   65 80 37 27
PWind Dir        NW      SE    SW       S    NE      NE    NE       N     N
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     5      10     5      10     5

$$

TXZ035-281015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
243 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date           04/27/17      Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17            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                      52          84          50          53          33
Temp          86 85 71 63 58 52 66 78 84 81 69 59 53 50 51 50 47 43 38 37 33 34
Dewpt         30 31 37 40 39 39 37 34 35 36 44 48 48 46 43 40 38 35 32 31 30 30
Max/Min RH                   61          17          86          66          89
RH            13 14 29 43 49 61 34 20 17 20 40 67 83 86 74 68 71 73 79 79 89 85
Wind Dir      SW SW SW  N NW NW  N  S  S  S  E NE NE  N NE  N NW  N  N  N NW NW
Wind Spd      26 24 11  9  6  8  8  9 13 16 10 13 16 17 13 14 14 20 19 19 18 17
Clouds        SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     39 40 63 56 36 27 29 28 48 59 73 85 89 81 83 76 77 84 71 82 51 48
PoP 12hr                      5           5          30          30          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.02        0.03        0.02
Rain SHWRS                                C  C  C  C        C  C  S  S
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  C
Obvis         BD
Wind           Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     2     3     3     3     2     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              8700   200  7400 11000  7100  2500  3600  3900  2200  1400
T Wind Dir              W    NW    NW    SW     W     N    NE     N     N    NW
T Wind Spd             13     5     8    23    16    24    21    20    26    16
RFTI           5  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category CH CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO


Date           04/30  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17
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          58      37    78      45    76      50    71      46    74
Temp          52 56   42 37 68 75   52 46 70 74   57 50 67 68   54 46 66 73
Dewpt         26 25   27 28 31 30   37 40 41 39   43 42 41 39   41 41 37 35
Min/Max RH       28      70    17      82    26      74    31      83    24
RH            36 30   55 70 25 19   56 79 35 28   59 74 39 34   61 83 34 25
PWind Dir        NW      SW     W      SE     E      NE    NE      NE     N
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       0     0       0     5      10     5      10     5

$$

TXZ031-281015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
243 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date           04/27/17      Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17            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                      53          84          52          55          38
Temp          86 86 72 64 58 53 66 78 84 81 67 60 57 52 53 52 49 47 42 41 38 38
Dewpt         37 39 45 47 45 43 44 42 42 45 49 54 53 49 47 45 45 41 39 37 34 33
Max/Min RH                   69          23          90          73          91
RH            18 20 39 53 62 69 45 28 23 29 52 80 87 89 81 79 89 81 89 86 85 82
Wind Dir       S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N SE  E  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW
Wind Spd      23 13  9  6  8  8  8  4 11 11 12 12 16 17 13 17 14 19 14 16 16 14
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1
Clouds(%)     54 62 79 68 34 25 23 27 40 49 65 78 84 90 91 85 82 86 82 92 81 67
PoP 12hr                     10           5          30          30          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.08        0.06        0.04
Rain SHWRS                                C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  C        S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     2     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     2     3     3     3     2     4     2
Mix Hgt               200   200  4600  9000  4900  3200  3300  3600  3200  2000
T Wind Dir             SW     W     W     S     E     N     N     N    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              8     8     8    14    13    27    27    25    29    19
RFTI           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/30  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17
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          58      40    77      47    77      54    71      48    75
Temp          51 57   44 40 69 75   53 48 71 75   59 54 67 69   53 48 68 74
Dewpt         33 29   29 30 35 38   42 43 46 44   47 45 46 42   44 43 43 40
Min/Max RH       33      67    24      87    31      73    36      83    29
RH            50 34   56 67 29 26   67 84 41 33   63 73 47 39   71 83 40 30
PWind Dir        NW       W     S       E    NE      NE     N       N     N
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW CL   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       0     0       0     5      10    20      10     5

$$

TXZ029-281015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
243 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date           04/27/17      Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17            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                      48          79          46          48          31
Temp          81 80 66 58 53 48 62 74 78 76 61 53 50 46 46 45 43 40 35 33 31 31
Dewpt         34 35 40 40 39 39 38 35 37 39 45 48 48 45 41 38 38 35 33 31 30 30
Max/Min RH                   71          23          96          74          96
RH            18 20 38 51 59 71 41 24 23 26 56 83 93 96 83 76 82 82 92 92 96 96
Wind Dir       W  W NW  N NW NW NW SW  S  S NE NE  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N NW NW
Wind Spd      23 19  8  6  5  4  5  8 12 12 13 14 17 17 13 16 14 19 18 17 18 16
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 OV B2 OV B1 B1
Clouds(%)     55 52 71 65 40 30 33 33 52 73 84 87 93 91 91 85 86 89 83 90 61 60
PoP 12hr                      5          10          40          40          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.04        0.05        0.05
Rain SHWRS                                C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C
SnowSHWRS                                                         C  C  S  S
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  C
Obvis         BD
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     4     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     2     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              9100   400  8500 12200  8500  2500  3700  3700  2100  1600
T Wind Dir             NW    NW     W    SW     N     N    NE     N     N    NW
T Wind Spd             11     6     9    24    27    24    25    24    27    18
RFTI           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/30  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17
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          54      35    73      42    72      47    66      44    72
Temp          48 53   38 35 65 71   49 43 67 70   54 47 63 64   50 44 65 71
Dewpt         28 26   27 28 34 33   38 41 41 40   43 43 41 39   41 40 39 37
Min/Max RH       35      75    23      96    31      86    37      86    28
RH            46 35   64 75 31 25   66 93 39 33   66 86 44 40   71 86 38 29
PWind Dir        NW       W     W      NE    NE      NE    NE      NE    NW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW SC FW   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       0     0       0     5      10    10      10     5

$$

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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