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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
309 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

TXZ024-241015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
309 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
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                      46          91          61          87          51
Temp          71 69 60 57 53 49 63 82 90 88 77 71 66 63 71 80 86 84 69 61 55 52
Dewpt         32 32 33 36 36 37 40 40 39 38 44 41 40 38 37 37 38 35 41 45 42 46
Max/Min RH                   64          17          39          17          79
RH            24 25 36 45 52 64 43 22 17 17 32 34 38 39 29 21 18 17 36 55 61 79
Wind Dir       S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N
Wind Spd       6 11  8  9  8  8 14 12 13 13 14 17 16 13 21 21 20 14 19 13 14 19
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      2  1  2  3  3  4  3  1  3  6 11 11 13 18 18 35 66 62 70 77 67 56
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.01
Rain SHWRS                                                        S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                             S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2
Haines                  5     5     4     4     6     5     4     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              2800   200  4300 12200  8100   100  7900 11600  7400  3000
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW     S    SW     W     W     W     N
T Wind Spd             11     6    14    23    16    16    31    32    14    24
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/26  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17  Sun 04/30/17
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          67      49    81      52    83      54    74      44    68
Temp          63 65   57 51 74 78   62 54 76 80   63 56 69 71   53 46 63 66
Dewpt         40 37   40 42 45 41   44 47 48 45   50 49 45 41   40 37 35 34
Min/Max RH       35      71    26      77    28      79    33      71    29
RH            43 36   53 71 35 27   52 77 37 29   63 77 41 34   61 71 35 30
PWind Dir         N      SE    SW       N    SW      SW     W      NW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      10    10      10     5      30    10      20     5

$$

TXZ026-241015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
309 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
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                      47          87          63          90          53
Temp          70 68 60 57 53 50 62 79 86 85 76 71 68 65 73 83 89 87 72 63 57 54
Dewpt         31 32 35 38 38 39 42 44 45 46 49 47 45 43 41 39 38 39 41 45 44 45
Max/Min RH                   66          24          45          17          71
RH            23 26 39 49 57 66 48 29 24 26 39 42 43 45 31 21 17 18 33 52 62 71
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N
Wind Spd       4  9  8  9 10  9 16 14 17 17 19 19 17 13 18 21 21 16 16 14 16 17
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
Clouds(%)      3  3  3  3  2  2  2  3  4  6 14  8 18 18 21 28 56 72 75 78 73 67
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     5     5     5     5     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              2300   100  2800  4500  2700   300  7000 12100  7500  2800
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S    SW     W     W     S     N
T Wind Spd              9     8    16    25    20    17    21    29    18    28
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/26  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17  Sun 04/30/17
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          68      49    80      55    83      58    77      48    69
Temp          64 66   57 51 73 78   64 57 77 81   66 59 72 74   57 50 64 67
Dewpt         41 38   42 43 46 44   48 48 49 50   53 52 48 44   41 38 37 35
Min/Max RH       34      74    29      72    32      78    33      63    29
RH            43 36   57 74 38 30   56 72 37 34   63 78 42 34   55 63 37 30
PWind Dir         N       E     S       E    SW       S     W      NW    NW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      10    10      10     5      30    10      20     5

$$

TXZ043-241015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
309 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
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          88          63          92          58
Temp          71 69 61 58 54 51 63 80 87 86 77 72 68 65 75 85 91 89 75 67 62 59
Dewpt         31 31 33 36 37 39 42 44 45 45 50 50 50 49 42 36 36 33 37 41 47 46
Max/Min RH                   63          23          56          14          63
RH            23 25 35 45 53 63 46 28 23 24 38 47 52 56 32 17 14 14 25 40 59 63
Wind Dir       S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  W  W NW
Wind Spd       2  6  5  6  6  6 13 14 14 14 19 18 16 12 18 18 20 19 16 13 10 16
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW CL FW CL FW FW B1 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)      2  2  2  2  2  2  5  8  8  8  4  6  4  6  4 16 17 55 53 51 46 41
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                  5     5     5     6     5     5     5     4     3     3
Mix Hgt              2500   100  3200  4700  2800   500  6900 10800  6700  3400
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S    SW     W    SW    SW     N
T Wind Spd              9     6    19    21    23    19    21    32    14    25
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           04/26  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17  Sun 04/30/17
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          73      52    88      63    90      62    81      48    73
Temp          69 71   61 55 81 86   72 65 84 88   70 63 76 78   58 50 67 71
Dewpt         43 40   42 43 44 40   46 50 48 42   53 53 43 40   42 38 36 34
Min/Max RH       31      65    20      58    20      70    24      63    25
RH            39 32   50 65 28 20   40 58 29 20   55 69 31 26   55 63 32 26
PWind Dir         N       E    SW      SW    SW       S    SW      NW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC FW SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       5     5       5     0      20     5      20     5

$$

TXZ035-241015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
309 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
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          92          60          89          52
Temp          71 69 61 58 55 51 65 83 91 89 77 70 66 62 71 82 88 86 71 62 57 54
Dewpt         32 32 32 32 34 36 38 38 35 30 31 33 34 34 32 31 32 32 37 42 41 42
Max/Min RH                   56          12          35          13          64
RH            24 25 33 37 45 56 37 20 14 12 18 25 30 35 24 16 13 14 29 48 55 64
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW
Wind Spd       8 11 11 12 13  9 14 14 16 17 17 20 17 13 21 21 23 24 21 17 13 20
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW CL SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)      5  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  6  0  8  0 10  5 30 55 56 62 67 50 33
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     5     4     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              2500   200  3300 13300  8500   100  7700 11900  8000  3300
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W     W     N
T Wind Spd             11    10    14    26    14    12    29    31    18    24
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  1  0  0  2  2  3  4  2  0  0  1
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO EL NO NO EL EL CL CL EL NO NO EL


Date           04/26  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17  Sun 04/30/17
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          73      51    85      56    87      56    77      44    69
Temp          68 71   60 53 78 82   66 58 80 84   65 58 71 74   54 46 64 67
Dewpt         37 32   38 39 39 36   40 44 41 36   43 46 36 32   39 35 32 30
Min/Max RH       23      59    19      59    17      64    20      66    24
RH            32 24   44 59 25 19   38 59 25 18   45 64 28 21   57 65 30 25
PWind Dir         N       S    SW       W    SW      SW     W      NW    NW
Wind Char       15>     <15   15>     <15   15>     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 SC FW SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     5       5     5      20     5      20     5

$$

TXZ031-241015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
309 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
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                      47          89          63          91          54
Temp          73 71 62 58 54 50 63 81 88 87 77 72 68 65 74 84 90 88 73 64 58 55
Dewpt         31 32 35 37 38 39 42 44 44 46 51 49 47 45 42 39 39 39 41 46 45 46
Max/Min RH                   66          22          49          17          73
RH            22 24 36 47 54 66 46 27 22 25 41 44 48 49 32 20 17 18 31 52 62 73
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W SW  W NW  N
Wind Spd       4  9  8  9 10  9 16 14 16 16 20 20 19 13 18 21 21 14 17 16 16 17
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1
Clouds(%)      2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  4  6 12  8 15 13 16 25 47 69 72 75 70 64
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     5     5     5     5     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              2600   200  3000  5000  3300   500  7400 12300  7700  2700
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S    SW     W     W     W     N
T Wind Spd              9     8    20    25    24    19    28    29    18    26
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/26  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17  Sun 04/30/17
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          69      50    83      56    85      60    79      48    71
Temp          65 67   58 52 76 81   65 58 79 83   68 61 74 76   57 50 66 69
Dewpt         42 39   43 43 47 45   49 49 50 49   53 53 48 45   43 38 38 37
Min/Max RH       34      72    28      73    30      77    33      65    30
RH            43 36   58 72 36 28   57 73 36 31   61 77 41 34   59 65 36 31
PWind Dir         N       E     S      SE    SW       S     W      NW    NW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      10     5      10     5      30    10      20     5

$$

TXZ029-241015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
309 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
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                      46          89          57          85          49
Temp          68 66 59 56 53 49 63 80 88 86 74 67 62 59 68 78 84 82 67 59 54 51
Dewpt         33 33 33 34 35 37 40 36 31 28 31 31 33 34 33 33 36 34 38 43 42 44
Max/Min RH                   63          12          39          17          77
RH            27 29 37 43 50 63 43 20 13 12 20 26 33 39 27 19 18 18 34 55 64 77
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N
Wind Spd       6 10  8 10 10  8 14 13 14 13 13 16 13 12 21 21 21 18 21 13 16 18
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW FW SC B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC
Clouds(%)      2  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  4  7  4 11  4 14 13 37 70 62 68 73 59 45
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     4     6     5     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              2600   300  5000 12700  7800   100  8000 12800  9000  3300
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W     W     N
T Wind Spd             13    13    17    27    13    12    32    33    16    20
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  2  2  2  0  2  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO EL NO NO NO


Date           04/26  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17  Sun 04/30/17
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          68      48    80      51    83      52    72      41    66
Temp          64 66   56 50 73 77   61 53 76 80   61 54 67 69   51 43 61 64
Dewpt         37 33   38 40 41 37   40 44 43 38   45 48 38 34   38 35 32 31
Min/Max RH       28      68    23      71    21      80    26      73    28
RH            37 29   51 68 31 24   46 71 31 22   56 80 34 27   61 73 33 29
PWind Dir         N       S    SW       N    SW      SW     W      NW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     5      10     5      20    10      20     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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