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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
324 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

TXZ024-282215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
324 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

DATE             WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI 09/30/16
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                      88          54          74          50          76
TEMP          55 52 63 79 87 82 68 62 59 56 61 69 73 70 61 57 55 52 59 70 75 72
DEWPT         46 44 49 44 43 44 50 50 49 46 48 48 47 48 48 47 46 46 47 49 48 50
MIN/MAX RH                   22          72          39          80          38
RH            72 74 61 30 22 26 52 66 71 70 63 48 39 45 61 69 72 80 64 47 38 46
WIND DIR       W  W NW  N NE  E  E  E NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD       8  6  9  4  5  6  9  6  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  3  4  6  6  9
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     23 22 19 17 12  7 15 22 24 26 25 25 26 28 20 21 16 17 20 20 30 24
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     4     3     3     4     4     4     4     3     3
MIX HGT              7500  8800   300   300  2800  3600  1800   300  3200  5000
T WIND DIR             NW    NE     E    NE    NE     E    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              9     5     8     5     9     8     4     2     6    10
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          SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            55      80      56      84      59      87      60      84
TEMP          62 57 74 76 63 58 78 80 67 61 81 82 68 62 78 79
DEWPT         51 51 49 50 52 53 54 54 56 56 56 52 55 55 47 47
MAX/MIN RH
RH            67 80 41 41 67 82 44 42 68 84 43 36 64 77 33 32
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      10       5       5

$$

TXZ026-282215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
324 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

DATE             WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI 09/30/16
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                      89          52          76          52          76
TEMP          58 55 65 80 88 83 68 61 57 54 60 70 75 72 62 59 56 54 60 71 75 73
DEWPT         46 46 49 47 46 46 52 52 51 48 48 48 46 47 48 48 47 46 48 48 49 49
MIN/MAX RH                   23          80          36          74          40
RH            64 72 56 31 23 27 57 72 80 80 64 45 36 41 60 67 72 74 64 44 40 43
WIND DIR       W  W NW  N NE  E NE  E NE  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD       6  5  8  4  4  9  9  9  5  5  6  6  6  5  4  4  4  3  3  4  5  6
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     23 22 19 16 10  4 12 20 22 24 23 23 23 23 18  9 12 13 14 20 15 22
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              7100  8800   300   300  3200  3800  2100   100  3400  3900
T WIND DIR             NW    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     E    NE    SE     S
T WIND SPD              6     6    10     5    10     9     4     3     3     6
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          SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            56      81      56      84      60      87      62      87
TEMP          62 58 75 77 64 58 78 80 67 62 81 83 69 64 81 82
DEWPT         51 50 52 52 52 52 55 55 55 56 58 58 59 56 53 50
MAX/MIN RH
RH            67 75 45 42 65 80 45 42 65 81 46 43 70 75 38 33
PWIND DIR          SE       S      SE       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ043-282215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
324 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

DATE             WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI 09/30/16
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                      87          55          75          51          77
TEMP          59 57 65 79 86 82 68 63 59 57 62 70 74 71 62 58 56 53 60 71 76 73
DEWPT         47 46 49 47 44 42 47 51 50 48 50 48 46 47 49 49 48 48 48 49 48 50
MIN/MAX RH                   23          74          37          83          38
RH            66 67 56 32 23 24 47 65 71 72 65 45 37 42 62 72 74 83 64 46 38 44
WIND DIR       W  W  W  N NE  E  E NE NE  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD       5  5  6  4  4  4  5  8  8  8 11  9  9  8  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  5
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     22 22 21 19 16 13 18 23 26 30 27 25 28 30 18 12 10 11 14 30 35 33
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              6100  7400   200   500  2900  3600  2000   200  3400  4000
T WIND DIR             NW    NE    SE    NE    NE    NE    NE     N     E    SE
T WIND SPD              5     5     5    12    13    11     4     2     3     4
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          SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            56      81      58      85      61      87      64      88
TEMP          63 58 75 77 65 60 79 81 68 63 81 83 71 66 82 84
DEWPT         51 50 51 51 52 53 54 55 56 56 59 58 61 60 57 52
MAX/MIN RH
RH            65 76 43 40 63 78 42 41 65 79 48 43 71 81 42 33
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ035-282215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
324 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

DATE             WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI 09/30/16
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                      85          55          76          48          77
TEMP          57 54 63 77 84 80 68 63 59 57 62 71 75 71 60 56 53 50 58 71 76 73
DEWPT         44 44 48 45 41 41 46 49 48 47 47 47 46 47 47 47 46 46 47 47 48 48
MIN/MAX RH                   22          69          36          86          37
RH            62 69 58 32 22 25 45 60 67 69 58 42 36 42 62 72 77 86 67 42 37 41
WIND DIR       W NW NW  N  E  E  E  E NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  8  4  5  6  6  8  8  6  9  9  8  8  5  4  4  4  5  6  8  8
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     19 22 22 21 17 14 19 24 28 31 30 28 31 33 38 28 26 29 30 41 33 27
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
MIX HGT              5800  7800   100   200  3200  4900  2000   200  2500  4300
T WIND DIR              N    NE     E    NE     E     E    SE    SE     S     S
T WIND SPD              8     4     5     8    11     8     5     3     6    10
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          SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            55      80      57      84      58      85      58      83
TEMP          62 57 74 76 64 59 78 80 66 60 79 80 66 60 77 79
DEWPT         50 49 51 50 52 53 54 52 55 56 53 48 53 52 45 43
MAX/MIN RH
RH            65 75 44 40 65 80 43 38 68 87 41 33 63 75 32 28
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ031-282215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
324 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

DATE             WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI 09/30/16
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                      89          52          77          52          76
TEMP          57 54 65 80 88 83 68 62 57 54 61 71 76 73 63 59 56 54 60 71 75 73
DEWPT         47 47 49 46 45 44 50 51 51 48 49 48 46 48 49 48 48 47 49 48 49 50
MIN/MAX RH                   22          80          35          77          40
RH            69 76 57 30 22 25 52 69 80 80 65 45 35 41 60 67 74 77 66 44 40 44
WIND DIR       W  W NW  N NE  E  E NE NE  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E NE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD       6  5  8  4  5  5  9  8  6  5  8  8  6  6  4  4  3  3  3  4  5  6
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     23 22 19 17 11  5 13 22 23 25 24 24 25 27 20 13 13 13 14 20 16 26
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              7000  8600   400   400  3200  3900  2200   200  3500  4400
T WIND DIR             NW    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     E    NE     S     S
T WIND SPD              8     5    10     6    11     9     4     2     3     5
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          SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            56      81      57      85      60      87      63      87
TEMP          62 58 75 77 64 59 79 81 67 62 81 83 70 65 81 82
DEWPT         51 50 52 52 53 53 55 55 56 57 59 58 59 56 54 51
MAX/MIN RH
RH            68 76 45 42 67 80 44 41 68 83 47 43 68 73 39 34
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ029-282215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
324 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

DATE             WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI 09/30/16
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                      84          51          74          47          76
TEMP          54 51 61 76 83 79 65 60 56 53 59 68 73 70 59 55 52 49 57 70 75 72
DEWPT         44 43 48 44 41 41 47 49 47 45 47 46 45 48 48 47 45 45 46 48 47 49
MIN/MAX RH                   22          74          37          86          37
RH            69 74 62 32 23 26 52 67 72 74 64 45 37 45 67 74 77 86 67 45 37 44
WIND DIR       W NW NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  4  8  4  4  5  8  8  5  5  8  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  6  8  8  8
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     22 22 20 18 14 11 17 23 26 30 28 26 30 34 28 27 21 20 18 36 34 24
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     3
MIX HGT              6700  8400   200   300  2900  4200  1900   300  2100  4000
T WIND DIR             NW    NE     E     E     E     E    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              8     5     6     8    10     8     5     4     8    10
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          SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            54      79      55      82      57      84      56      81
TEMP          61 56 73 75 62 57 76 78 64 59 78 79 64 58 75 76
DEWPT         50 49 51 51 52 52 54 52 55 55 52 46 51 50 43 43
MAX/MIN RH
RH            67 77 46 43 70 83 46 40 73 87 40 31 63 75 32 31
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5       5       5       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 INDX...........................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 FOR ACCUMULATING 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(FT 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).....................PASQUILL 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
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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