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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
249 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

TXZ024-222215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
249 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

Date             Mon 05/22/17            Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17
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          51          69          49          84
Temp          57 56 62 66 70 70 60 57 56 51 54 59 68 67 56 52 51 50 65 75 82 82
Dewpt         48 49 52 54 55 55 54 55 54 50 46 45 42 41 41 41 40 42 42 41 39 41
Min/Max RH                   57          95          36          74          21
RH            72 77 72 65 60 60 81 92 91 95 74 60 39 40 58 67 67 74 43 29 22 24
Wind Dir       S SE  S SW  E NE  E  S NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd       5  4  6  4  4  6  4  4  8 13 18 13 13 12  4  4  5  6  8  9  9  6
Clouds        B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     73 86 93 90 81 70 80 71 79 74 75 66 32 31 40 32 24 10  8  7  8  7
PoP 12hr                     60          50          30           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.34        0.09        0.08           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3800  3900  2300  2200  6700  8500  5200   100  9700 10200
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE    NW     N     N     W     W    NW     W
T Wind Spd              5     6     6    18    33    26     6     8    19    17
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          Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17
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          56    95      63    93      61    89      60    84
Temp          62 57 87 92   71 63 85 91   69 61 82 87   66 61 77 82
Dewpt         45 49 45 40   41 50 44 35   45 46 45 40   48 50 52 51
Max/Min RH       75    15      63    13      58    19      69    32
RH            54 75 23 16   34 63 24 14   42 58 26 20   52 68 41 34
PWind Dir         S    SW       W     W      SW     W      SE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL FW FW   FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5     5       5    10      10    20

$$

TXZ026-222215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
249 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

Date             Mon 05/22/17            Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17
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                      72          55          70          51          85
Temp          59 58 63 69 71 71 62 60 58 55 57 61 68 69 59 54 53 52 66 77 83 84
Dewpt         50 51 53 55 56 57 56 55 55 51 48 46 43 41 42 43 42 42 43 41 40 42
Min/Max RH                   57          90          35          71          21
RH            72 77 70 61 59 61 81 84 90 86 72 58 40 36 53 66 66 69 43 28 22 23
Wind Dir      SE SE  S SE NE  E  E SE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW
Wind Spd       6  4  6  5  6  6  4  4  5 13 18 13 13 12  5  4  5  6  8  9  9  6
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     71 78 86 84 87 76 79 76 81 79 76 73 42 37 26 22 15  7  6  8 11  8
PoP 12hr                     60          50          30           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.25        0.08        0.07           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1800  2400  1900  2200  5400  8400  4900     0 10100 10400
T Wind Dir              S    SE     S     N     N     N    NW     W    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              4     5     3    12    32    25     6     5    19    18
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          Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17
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          57    96      67    94      64    91      62    86
Temp          61 58 86 93   74 67 87 92   72 64 86 89   69 63 81 84
Dewpt         47 50 53 46   49 52 51 49   51 52 47 45   51 53 53 53
Max/Min RH       75    19      59    22      65    20      72    32
RH            60 75 32 20   41 59 29 23   48 65 26 22   53 70 38 34
PWind Dir         S    SW      SW     W       S    NW       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5     5       5    10      10    20

$$

TXZ043-222215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
249 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

Date             Mon 05/22/17            Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17
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                      75          56          70          50          86
Temp          62 60 67 72 75 73 65 60 58 56 59 66 65 70 61 56 53 51 68 79 85 84
Dewpt         52 51 55 56 58 59 61 60 58 55 51 48 45 44 44 45 43 43 44 41 41 41
Min/Max RH                   55          99          39          76          21
RH            69 73 64 58 55 63 86 98 98 98 76 53 48 39 53 66 68 73 43 26 21 22
Wind Dir      SE  E SE SE  S NE  E  S NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
Wind Spd       4  3  4  4  4  6  5  4  4  9 17 17 13 11  4  4  5  5  8  8  9  8
Clouds        B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     78 77 89 81 74 83 88 66 81 82 71 70 50 29 31 35 35 14  8  8  6  8
PoP 12hr                     40          60          30           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.14        0.19        0.07           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L
LAL                     4     4     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     3     2     2     5     5     2     2
Mix Hgt              2100  4100  1800  1800  2700  7500  4700   100  9900 10200
T Wind Dir              S    SE     E    NE     N     N    NW     W    NW     W
T Wind Spd              4     4     6    11    31    26     8     8    17    17
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          Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17
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          59    98      69    97      65    94      64    90
Temp          67 60 90 96   77 69 92 94   75 65 90 91   72 64 85 87
Dewpt         47 52 50 41   56 59 42 38   46 52 42 42   49 55 54 53
Max/Min RH       74    15      72    13      63    16      73    28
RH            49 74 26 15   47 69 18 14   36 63 19 18   45 73 35 31
PWind Dir         S    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL CL FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       0     5       5    10       5    20

$$

TXZ035-222215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
249 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

Date             Mon 05/22/17            Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17
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          69          48          83
Temp          58 57 61 65 70 68 58 55 54 49 54 58 66 68 58 53 50 49 64 75 82 82
Dewpt         51 51 54 55 57 56 57 55 53 49 45 43 39 37 39 41 40 41 41 40 37 38
Min/Max RH                   61         100          31          77          19
RH            77 80 78 70 63 65 96100 96100 71 57 37 32 49 64 68 74 43 28 20 21
Wind Dir       S SE  S SW  S  E  E SE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  W  W  W  W  W SW
Wind Spd      10  8  6  9  6 10  8  5  9 13 21 19 14 13  6  4  4  5 10 12 12 11
Clouds        B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC FW FW CL FW CL CL
Clouds(%)     79 88 88 82 79 67 75 69 81 72 67 69 39 24 41 42 19 12  3  8  5  5
PoP 12hr                     50          50          20           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.31        0.26        0.04           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     4     4     4     2     2
Mix Hgt              2900  3800  2900  1600  4300  8400  5200   100  8600  8800
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     N     N     N     N     W    NW     W
T Wind Spd              5     5     3    14    28    25     5     5    16    16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17
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          58    97      64    95      61    91      60    87
Temp          64 59 90 94   74 64 88 92   71 61 86 89   68 60 80 84
Dewpt         44 49 38 28   37 41 33 24   31 37 34 29   42 49 47 45
Max/Min RH       69     9      43     8      41    11      67    23
RH            48 69 16 10   26 43 14  9   23 41 16 12   39 67 31 26
PWind Dir         S     W      SW     W      SW     W       S    NE
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       0     5       5     5       5    20

$$

TXZ031-222215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
249 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

Date             Mon 05/22/17            Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17
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                      74          55          71          49          85
Temp          59 59 67 70 73 73 63 60 57 55 58 62 67 70 58 54 51 51 67 76 83 83
Dewpt         50 51 54 55 56 57 57 54 56 53 49 47 45 43 43 44 42 43 44 42 41 42
Min/Max RH                   53          96          37          79          21
RH            72 76 64 59 54 57 80 80 96 93 72 59 44 38 58 69 71 74 44 30 23 24
Wind Dir      SE SE  S SE  E  E  E SE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  W NW  W  W SW
Wind Spd       5  3  5  5  5  6  4  3  6 11 17 14 12 11  4  4  5  5  8  8  9  6
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     72 80 82 88 83 79 83 74 86 76 70 77 41 39 30 27 20 10  7  8 11 10
PoP 12hr                     60          50          30           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.30        0.08        0.08           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2200  4100  1900  1700  5300  8300  5000   200 10100 10500
T Wind Dir              S     S     W     N     N     N    NW     W    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              5     6     3    11    29    24     6     6    20    18
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          Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17
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          58    97      68    96      65    92      63    87
Temp          64 59 88 95   75 68 89 94   73 66 87 90   70 64 82 85
Dewpt         48 51 52 45   51 55 48 45   50 51 47 45   49 54 52 53
Max/Min RH       75    18      62    18      62    20      71    30
RH            56 75 29 19   42 62 25 19   45 59 25 21   47 69 36 33
PWind Dir         S    SW      SW     W      SW     W       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5     5       5    10      10    20

$$

TXZ029-222215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
249 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

Date             Mon 05/22/17            Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17
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          48          67          46          81
Temp          57 55 60 64 69 69 57 55 53 48 53 59 65 66 55 50 48 47 63 72 79 80
Dewpt         49 50 53 53 54 52 53 53 51 48 45 43 40 38 40 40 39 41 41 40 39 39
Min/Max RH                   55         100          34          79          22
RH            75 83 78 67 59 55 86 93 93100 74 55 40 36 57 68 71 79 44 31 24 23
Wind Dir       S SE  S SW  W NE  E SE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd       8  5  8  8  6  6  5  4 10 13 19 16 13 12  5  3  4  5  9 11 11  8
Clouds        B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     77 91 90 86 77 63 73 74 82 70 70 68 32 24 43 39 23 11  5  4  5  5
PoP 12hr                     60          50          30           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.36        0.23        0.07           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              3400  4200  3300  2100  5800  8900  5400   200  8600  8600
T Wind Dir             SW     S    SE    NW     N     N     N     W    NW     W
T Wind Spd             10     5     9    23    32    26     5     5    17    16
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          Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17  Sun 05/28/17
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          56    94      61    91      59    87      58    84
Temp          62 57 89 91   71 61 84 89   67 59 82 85   65 59 78 82
Dewpt         43 48 40 32   35 42 38 29   33 38 39 32   44 47 49 48
Max/Min RH       72    12      49    11      45    14      67    29
RH            50 72 18 12   27 49 19 12   28 45 22 15   46 64 36 31
PWind Dir         S     W       W     W      SW     W      SE    NE
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       0     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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