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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
238 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

TXZ024-232215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
238 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      69          49          84          56          97
Temp          53 50 55 61 68 68 56 53 51 50 65 75 82 82 68 63 58 57 74 89 96 94
Dewpt         53 50 45 44 41 39 41 41 40 40 42 41 39 40 43 45 46 48 47 41 35 33
Min/Max RH                   33          72          20          73          11
RH           100100 68 53 37 35 56 63 66 69 44 29 22 22 39 53 63 72 38 19 12 12
Wind Dir      NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S SW  W  W SW SW
Wind Spd       6 17 18 16 13 14  5  4  5  6  6  8  9  6  5  8  5  5  6 10 14 14
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B1 FW FW SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     70 83 87 60 23 24 29 20 12  4  2  4  3  3  3  4 11  3  4  7  8 14
PoP 12hr                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.04           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S
TSTMS          C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     2     2     2     2     4     4     6     6
Mix Hgt              4000  9200  6500   100  8800 10200  6400   100  3500 18500
T Wind Dir              N     N     W     W    NW     W    SE     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd             24    21     9     8    16    14     6     2     5    24
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


Date          Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17  Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          64    95      63    89      59    81      56    80
Temp          73 64 87 93   71 64 84 86   66 59 74 79   62 56 74 77
Dewpt         40 45 41 35   40 42 43 42   49 51 49 46   49 49 48 45
Max/Min RH       50    12      46    19      75    29      78    30
RH            30 50 20 13   32 45 24 21   54 75 40 31   62 77 40 32
PWind Dir        SW     W      SW    NW       N    NE      NE     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5    10      10     5      10    10

$$

TXZ026-232215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
238 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      70          49          83          57          97
Temp          54 53 57 64 69 69 59 55 52 50 65 75 81 81 69 63 59 58 74 87 95 95
Dewpt         54 52 48 46 43 41 43 43 42 42 44 42 40 41 45 47 47 48 51 50 44 43
Min/Max RH                   35          77          22          69          16
RH           100 96 72 52 39 36 55 64 69 74 46 31 23 24 42 56 64 69 44 28 17 17
Wind Dir      NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  S SE SE SE  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd       5 14 17 14 12 13  4  4  6  6  6  6  8  5  9 10  8  9 10 11 13 14
Clouds        B2 B2 OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     74 81 88 72 31 29 19 17  9  4  3  4  3  4  4  4 22  4  5  7  9 14
PoP 12hr                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.05           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S
TSTMS          C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     2     2     3     3     4     4     6     6
Mix Hgt              4500  8500  6200   100  8400  9500  5900   100  2600  5700
T Wind Dir              N     N     W    NW    NW     W    SE    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd             24    18     6     8    13    14    10     8    12    19
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17  Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          65    95      65    91      60    82      58    82
Temp          73 65 88 92   72 66 88 89   67 60 77 80   64 59 77 81
Dewpt         47 50 52 46   47 48 48 49   51 52 51 48   51 50 49 47
Max/Min RH       58    19      54    24      75    31      75    29
RH            40 58 29 21   41 52 25 25   56 75 40 33   63 72 37 30
PWind Dir        SW     W      SW    NW       N     N      NE     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5    10      20     5      10    10

$$

TXZ043-232215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
238 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      68          49          83          59          99
Temp          58 54 58 61 65 67 58 55 52 50 67 77 82 82 71 65 62 60 76 90 98 96
Dewpt         58 54 52 47 45 44 46 44 43 42 45 41 40 41 44 47 48 51 53 47 40 38
Min/Max RH                   43          76          22          71          13
RH           100100 79 60 48 43 64 66 71 73 45 28 22 23 38 52 59 71 44 23 14 13
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  N  E  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd       5 10 17 16 11 12  4  4  4  5  6  8  9  6  6  9  8  8 13 13 17 13
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 FW FW SC FW FW CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     83 81 78 82 51 18 19 29 17  9  4  4  4  6  3  3  8  6  6  8  6 18
PoP 12hr                     40           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.04           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C
LAL                     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     4     4     2     3     3     4     4     6     6
Mix Hgt              4100  3600  2500   100  8300  9300  5900   100  3100 16100
T Wind Dir              N     N    SW     W    NW     W     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             25    16     8     9    10    13     8     6    14    25
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


Date          Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17  Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          68   100      67    95      62    85      59    83
Temp          77 68 95 97   76 67 91 92   71 62 80 82   67 59 78 82
Dewpt         53 56 39 33   44 48 39 39   51 50 51 47   51 51 49 46
Max/Min RH       68    10      51    13      66    28      76    28
RH            44 65 14 11   31 50 16 16   50 65 36 29   57 76 36 29
PWind Dir        SW    SW      SW     W       E     N      NE     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5    10      10    10      10    20

$$

TXZ035-232215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
238 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      70          47          84          58          98
Temp          53 49 53 58 67 69 58 52 49 48 65 76 83 83 71 66 61 59 76 91 97 95
Dewpt         53 49 45 42 38 37 40 39 40 39 40 38 36 35 39 42 45 47 44 35 29 23
Min/Max RH                   30          74          17          67           7
RH           100100 74 55 34 31 51 61 71 71 40 25 19 18 31 42 56 64 32 14  9  7
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd       5 17 21 18 13 13  5  4  4  5  8 12 12 11  9 12 11 10 12 17 19 19
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     73 74 83 73 37 18 38 36 14  7  4  5  3  3  3  4  4  3  4 13  9 14
PoP 12hr                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.02           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     L  S  S
TSTMS          L  S  S
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     3     2     2     2     4     5     6     6
Mix Hgt              3700  7500  5500   100  7600  8800  5600   200 12000 16400
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW     W    NW     W     S    SW    SW     W
T Wind Spd             27    20     6     6    10    16     8     9    14    29
RFTI           0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  4
RFTI Category NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL


Date          Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17  Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          63    96      63    93      58    83      56    80
Temp          73 63 90 93   73 63 87 91   68 58 77 81   63 56 74 78
Dewpt         31 36 29 20   31 35 34 25   48 46 46 42   47 47 46 42
Max/Min RH       36     6      35     9      67    24      72    26
RH            21 36 11  7   21 35 15  9   49 64 33 25   56 72 37 28
PWind Dir        SW     W      SW     W       E    NE       E     E
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5     5       5    10      10    20

$$

TXZ031-232215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
238 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      71          49          86          57          99
Temp          55 53 58 63 68 70 59 55 51 51 67 77 83 84 69 64 59 59 75 89 97 97
Dewpt         55 53 49 46 44 43 45 42 41 41 44 42 40 42 46 48 47 50 52 48 43 41
Min/Max RH                   37          72          21          75          14
RH           100100 72 55 42 38 60 63 69 69 44 30 22 23 44 55 64 74 44 24 16 15
Wind Dir      NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd       5 16 17 16 12 13  4  4  6  6  6  6  8  4  6  9  6  6 10 11 16 13
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     73 75 86 80 31 26 19 17 13  4  3  4  4  4  3  4 18  4  5  7  9 14
PoP 12hr                     30           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.07           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     3     4     4     6     6
Mix Hgt              5700  7100  5200   200  8800 10400  6600   200  2600 15200
T Wind Dir              N     N    SW     W    NW     W    SE    SE     S    SW
T Wind Spd             24    18     8     8    13    14     9     5    13    23
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL


Date          Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17  Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          67    98      66    93      60    84      58    83
Temp          76 67 90 96   74 67 88 90   68 61 78 82   65 59 77 82
Dewpt         47 47 48 44   48 47 46 45   50 50 52 48   52 51 50 47
Max/Min RH       50    16      50    19      69    30      78    28
RH            37 50 24 17   39 49 23 21   52 67 39 31   63 75 39 29
PWind Dir        SW     W      SW     W       N     N      NE     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5    10      20     5      10    10

$$

TXZ029-232215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
238 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      68          45          81          56          95
Temp          51 47 53 58 66 66 54 49 47 46 62 72 79 80 68 63 59 57 76 91 94 92
Dewpt         51 47 43 41 38 36 41 40 39 38 41 39 37 36 41 42 44 46 43 34 29 27
Min/Max RH                   32          76          20          69           9
RH           100100 69 53 36 33 61 71 74 73 46 30 22 20 37 46 57 67 31 13 10 10
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd       5 18 19 16 13 13  5  4  4  4  8 11 11  8  6  9  9  9 11 14 18 17
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B1 FW FW SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     71 81 87 64 18 14 37 29 16  8  3  4  2  3  2  4  4  3  3  8  8 16
PoP 12hr                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.04           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     L  S  S
TSTMS          L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     4     2     2     3     3     4     4     6     6
Mix Hgt              3400  8900  6300   100  7900  9000  5700   100 13700 16400
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW    NW    NW     W     S    SW    SW     W
T Wind Spd             24    21     6     6    13    14     8     9    14    28
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  3
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL


Date          Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17  Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          60    93      60    88      56    79      54    79
Temp          70 60 86 91   68 60 83 85   64 56 74 77   59 55 74 77
Dewpt         32 36 32 26   32 36 38 29   49 47 48 43   47 48 47 43
Max/Min RH       41     9      41    12      75    28      80    28
RH            24 41 14 10   26 41 20 13   58 72 40 30   64 77 38 30
PWind Dir         W     W      SW     W       N    NE       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5     5       5    10      10    20

$$

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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