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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
323 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

TXZ024-291015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
323 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Date           04/28/17      Sat 04/29/17            Sun 04/30/17            Mon
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          47          36          57          40
Temp          81 78 64 58 54 47 46 44 43 44 39 37 36 36 41 50 56 56 46 43 42 42
Dewpt         41 40 48 53 50 46 44 39 38 37 35 34 33 33 34 32 30 27 27 29 29 32
Max/Min RH                   95          72          91          33          70
RH            24 26 57 82 88 95 93 82 82 76 86 88 89 91 76 50 37 33 48 59 61 69
Wind Dir       S SE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W
Wind Spd      12 13 13 19 21 18 20 19 19 21 21 13 17 20 23 28 24 21  9  6  6  8
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW CL FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     54 71 81 94 94100 99 97 90 88 91 90 77 80 60 67 33 22  3  7  2  6
PoP 12hr                     50          20          50          20           0
QPF 12hr                   0.22        0.03        0.13        0.04           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     2     2     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              6800  1700  2600  2600  2700  3000  7300  8100  5200   100
T Wind Dir              E     N     N     N     N    NW    NW    NW     W    SW
T Wind Spd             13    25    24    24    24    27    37    47    10     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  0  1  0  0  2  2  0  0  1  2  4  3  2  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL NO EL NO NO EL EL NO NO EL EL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/01  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17  Fri 05/05/17
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          76      48    77      51    67      47    71      49    79
Temp          69 74   54 49 71 74   56 51 64 65   51 48 66 69   53 50 73 77
Dewpt         36 36   41 41 44 45   49 47 46 43   42 41 39 36   40 40 41 40
Min/Max RH       23      77    32      88    43      81    28      72    25
RH            29 26   61 76 38 35   76 86 53 45   71 78 37 30   60 70 31 26
PWind Dir         W      SE    SE      NE     N       N     N       E    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     5      10    10      10     5       5     0

$$

TXZ026-291015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
323 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Date           04/28/17      Sat 04/29/17            Sun 04/30/17            Mon
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                      50          51          37          57          42
Temp          82 80 67 62 58 50 50 49 47 48 43 40 39 37 44 50 56 56 48 46 44 43
Dewpt         44 46 55 60 55 50 47 43 41 39 39 37 36 34 34 33 31 28 29 30 29 30
Max/Min RH                  100          66          91          34          60
RH            26 30 65 93 90100 89 80 79 71 86 89 89 89 68 52 38 34 47 53 55 60
Wind Dir      SE SE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W
Wind Spd       6 12 13 18 20 21 19 19 18 21 17 12 13 18 21 27 25 25 10  6  8  9
Clouds        SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     46 61 75 90100100 97 95 87 85 95 94 71 84 70 76 54 34  3  4  2  4
PoP 12hr                     60          30          50          20           0
QPF 12hr                   0.41        0.07        0.13        0.02           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  L  L  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             C  C  L  L
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     3     2
Mix Hgt              4100  1700  2400  2600  2700  3200  7600  8200  5200   100
T Wind Dir             SE     N     N     N    NW    NW    NW    NW     W    SW
T Wind Spd             14    23    23    23    20    20    31    42    11     6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  2  4  3  3  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO EL CL CL CL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/01  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17  Fri 05/05/17
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          76      50    79      53    69      48    72      50    79
Temp          69 74   56 50 72 76   59 53 65 67   53 49 67 71   55 50 73 77
Dewpt         35 37   41 43 46 47   50 48 47 44   44 42 40 38   40 41 43 42
Min/Max RH       24      77    32      84    42      81    29      71    27
RH            28 26   57 77 39 36   72 83 52 43   71 77 37 30   57 71 34 29
PWind Dir         W      SE     E      NE     N       N     N       E    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       5     5      10    10      10     5       5     0

$$

TXZ043-291015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
323 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Date           04/28/17      Sat 04/29/17            Sun 04/30/17            Mon
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                      55          59          37          64          42
Temp          87 87 73 69 62 55 58 56 52 56 46 43 40 37 46 55 62 63 52 48 44 43
Dewpt         41 43 50 58 58 53 48 45 46 43 42 38 37 33 34 31 30 27 28 28 30 31
Max/Min RH                   94          59          91          25          63
RH            20 21 44 68 87 94 69 65 80 63 85 82 89 86 63 40 31 25 40 46 57 62
Wind Dir       S  S SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W NW NW  N  S SW SW
Wind Spd       8 10  9 12 11 13 13 13 16 18 13 11 11 13 20 23 20 18  8  4  4  4
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B1 B1 FW SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     51 52 57 76 78 94 87 80 78 92 94 89 59 54 22 44 22 13  1  4  2  5
PoP 12hr                     40          20          40           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.17        0.01        0.14           0           0
Rain SHWRS              C  C        S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                   C  C
LAL                     2     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     3     2     2     3     2     2     4     4
Mix Hgt              3300  1400  2500  2800  2900  4300  7600 10200  6700   100
T Wind Dir             SE    SW     N     N     N    NW    NW     W    NE    SW
T Wind Spd             13    18    20    23    19    21    33    39     9     4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  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           05/01  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17  Fri 05/05/17
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      50    85      55    73      48    74      50    81
Temp          73 79   56 50 78 83   63 55 69 71   55 48 69 73   56 51 75 79
Dewpt         37 36   40 43 48 44   51 50 49 45   44 43 39 35   39 40 41 39
Min/Max RH       20      77    24      84    38      84    24      68    23
RH            27 21   54 76 35 25   64 83 50 40   66 83 34 25   53 66 30 24
PWind Dir         W      SE     S      SE     N       N     N       N    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   SC SC FW FW   FW CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5     5      10     5       0     0

$$

TXZ035-291015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
323 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Date           04/28/17      Sat 04/29/17            Sun 04/30/17            Mon
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                      49          50          33          61          40
Temp          84 81 68 58 53 49 50 48 44 45 38 36 34 33 42 52 60 60 50 44 42 41
Dewpt         36 37 42 49 51 47 43 39 36 35 33 32 32 31 30 27 27 24 27 29 30 31
Max/Min RH                   96          60          95          25          68
RH            18 21 39 72 93 93 77 71 73 68 82 85 92 92 62 38 28 25 41 55 62 67
Wind Dir       S  S  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N SW SW  W
Wind Spd      14 16 13 13 18 18 21 18 20 21 19 14 19 21 23 26 21 20  8  6  6  6
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW FW CL
Clouds(%)     52 66 74 86 90 96 94 92 91 92 73 73 63 59 29 36 19 15  1 14 10  2
PoP 12hr                     20          20          40          10           0
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.01        0.08           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S        S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     3     2     3     3     2     3     4     3
Mix Hgt              7800  1600  2600  2700  2900  3300  7500  9600  5800   100
T Wind Dir              S     N     N     N    NW    NW    NW    NW     S     W
T Wind Spd             10    18    21    19    23    27    35    37     8     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  1  2  0  0  0  2  2  4  2  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO EL EL NO NO NO EL EL CL EL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/01  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17  Fri 05/05/17
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      48    82      50    69      45    72      48    81
Temp          70 76   55 49 74 79   58 50 65 67   52 46 64 71   55 48 74 78
Dewpt         31 30   38 39 37 34   44 45 45 41   41 40 35 31   37 37 36 34
Min/Max RH       16      71    18      83    38      84    22      66    18
RH            23 18   53 68 26 20   59 83 48 39   66 79 34 23   51 65 25 20
PWind Dir         W      SE     S      SE    NE       N     N       E    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   SC FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    10      10     5       0     0

$$

TXZ031-291015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
323 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Date           04/28/17      Sat 04/29/17            Sun 04/30/17            Mon
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          53          38          60          41
Temp          84 82 69 62 58 51 52 51 48 50 44 41 40 38 47 55 59 59 49 46 44 42
Dewpt         43 45 53 61 56 50 48 44 42 40 39 37 37 34 35 34 31 28 28 30 29 31
Max/Min RH                  100          65          89          30          65
RH            24 27 57 95 93 97 86 77 81 68 83 86 88 86 63 45 35 30 44 53 56 65
Wind Dir      SE SE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  W
Wind Spd       8 11 13 16 20 19 17 18 19 21 16 13 13 18 21 27 24 23 10  4  6  6
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV B1 B2 B1 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     42 56 68 84 98 99 96 94 86 83 95 91 66 76 59 69 41 25  4  4  2  5
PoP 12hr                     60          20          50          20           0
QPF 12hr                   0.29        0.04        0.11        0.01           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  L  L  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  L  L
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5000  1900  2500  2800  3100  3300  7700  8600  5600   200
T Wind Dir             SE     N     N     N    NW    NW    NW    NW     W    SW
T Wind Spd             17    18    21    23    20    23    33    44    10     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  2  4  3  2  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           05/01  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17  Fri 05/05/17
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          78      50    82      54    71      48    73      50    81
Temp          70 75   56 51 75 80   59 54 66 69   54 49 67 72   55 51 75 79
Dewpt         37 38   42 43 47 48   50 48 48 45   45 43 41 39   41 41 43 42
Min/Max RH       22      76    31      83    40      84    29      72    26
RH            30 26   58 74 38 34   73 82 53 42   71 80 39 30   59 69 33 28
PWind Dir         W      SE    SE      NE     N       N     N      NE     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     5      10    10      10     5       5     0

$$

TXZ029-291015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
323 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Date           04/28/17      Sat 04/29/17            Sun 04/30/17            Mon
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                      45          45          31          56          37
Temp          79 78 62 54 49 45 44 42 39 41 36 33 33 31 40 47 54 55 45 42 39 38
Dewpt         36 38 45 50 49 45 44 39 35 34 33 31 31 31 31 29 28 26 29 29 30 31
Max/Min RH                  100          70         100          32          76
RH            21 24 54 86100100100 89 85 76 89 92 92100 70 49 36 32 53 60 70 76
Wind Dir       S  S NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  W SW  W
Wind Spd      14 13 19 18 21 19 21 19 20 21 25 14 19 18 23 27 21 19  8  4  5  5
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     60 78 84 91 95100 98 97 93 93 84 85 72 68 42 46 13 12  2  7  3  6
PoP 12hr                     40          20          50          10           0
QPF 12hr                   0.08        0.01        0.11           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
SnowSHWRS                                       C  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     3     2     3     3     2     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              7900  1700  2500  2500  2900  2900  7100  8200  5200   100
T Wind Dir              E    NE     N     N    NW    NW    NW    NW    SW     W
T Wind Spd             16    24    25    21    24    29    39    43     9     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  0  2  0  1  2  3  0  0  0  2  4  2  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL NO EL NO EL EL CL NO NO NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           05/01  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17  Thu 05/04/17  Fri 05/05/17
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          74      46    77      49    65      43    70      46    78
Temp          66 72   52 47 70 75   54 49 62 64   47 43 64 69   52 47 72 76
Dewpt         34 34   39 40 41 40   46 46 44 41   40 39 36 33   37 38 38 36
Min/Max RH       23      79    26      90    42      87    25      73    22
RH            30 25   61 76 35 28   74 89 52 43   76 86 35 26   56 71 29 23
PWind Dir         W       S    SE       E     N       N     N       E    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       5    10      10     5       5     0

$$

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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