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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
250 PM CDT Mon Mar 20 2017

TXZ024-211045-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
250 PM CDT Mon Mar 20 2017

Date           03/20/17      Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu
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                      60          85          47          70          52
Temp          94 92 78 70 65 62 67 78 84 82 66 58 52 49 54 65 69 69 62 59 56 54
Dewpt         25 23 26 29 36 38 41 49 50 46 49 47 47 43 44 43 45 45 47 48 50 49
Max/Min RH                   42          28          82          43          83
RH             9  8 15 22 34 42 39 36 31 28 54 67 82 79 68 45 43 43 59 66 79 83
Wind Dir       W  W  W  W  W  W NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SE  E SE SE SE
Wind Spd      12  6  6  6  8 11  9  8 10 13 12 11  9 10  9  8  6 10  9  8  8 10
Clouds        CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      3 12  8 29 31 36 41 35 21 33 58 57 62 49 45 43 26 23 17 37 48 43
PoP 12hr                      0           5           5           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              9900   100  2100  3900  2900  1700  2300  2700  1800   900
T Wind Dir              W     W    NW    NE    NE    NE    NE     E    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              8     9    10    11    20    12    10     6    10     9
RFTI           3  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/23  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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          80      49    71      43    71      44    76      46    74
Temp          73 78   58 51 65 69   52 45 64 69   54 46 68 74   56 48 67 72
Dewpt         49 46   37 30 29 31   33 33 31 31   35 36 35 30   34 37 35 33
Min/Max RH       32      47    22      62    23      68    20      65    23
RH            42 32   46 44 26 24   48 62 29 24   47 68 29 20   43 65 30 24
PWind Dir         S      SW     W      NW     N      SE    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      60    10       5     0       0     0       5     0

$$

TXZ026-211045-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
250 PM CDT Mon Mar 20 2017

Date           03/20/17      Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu
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                      59          85          49          70          53
Temp          96 95 79 70 65 61 67 78 84 82 67 59 54 51 55 65 69 69 62 60 57 55
Dewpt         34 33 37 42 43 45 48 52 51 48 50 48 46 42 44 44 46 47 47 50 50 50
Max/Min RH                   56          31          74          43          83
RH            12 11 22 36 45 56 50 40 32 31 54 67 74 71 66 46 44 45 58 69 77 83
Wind Dir      SW SW  S  S SW  W  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE
Wind Spd      12  8  9 10  8  6 10  8 10 13 13 12 11 11 10  8  6 10  9  8  8 11
Clouds        CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      4 14  7 25 26 33 40 41 30 28 59 52 70 55 55 54 44 31 25 37 42 50
PoP 12hr                      5           5           5           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     4     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              2100   200  2000  3400  2700  1800  1900  2600  1800   900
T Wind Dir              S    SW    NW    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     E     E
T Wind Spd             12     9     9    13    24    16    12     5    10     8
RFTI           2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/23  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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      51    73      44    72      46    78      49    75
Temp          74 79   60 53 67 71   54 46 65 70   55 48 70 76   58 51 69 73
Dewpt         50 44   47 31 31 34   35 34 35 34   37 38 40 34   37 39 39 35
Min/Max RH       29      62    23      63    26      68    22      63    24
RH            43 29   62 43 26 26   48 63 33 26   51 68 33 22   45 63 33 25
PWind Dir         S       S     W      NW     N      SE     S      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   B2 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW SC SC
PoP 12hr         10      60    10       5     0       0     5      10     5

$$

TXZ043-211045-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
250 PM CDT Mon Mar 20 2017

Date           03/20/17      Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu
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                      60          94          52          78          56
Temp          94 92 78 71 66 62 70 85 92 91 73 64 58 54 60 72 77 76 68 64 60 58
Dewpt         41 39 47 53 53 52 53 54 48 44 54 53 51 47 48 49 51 49 52 53 53 53
Max/Min RH                   70          20          80          38          83
RH            17 16 33 53 63 70 55 35 23 20 51 67 77 76 64 44 41 39 58 67 77 82
Wind Dir      SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  E NE NE  N NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  S
Wind Spd      13 10 12 14  9  5 10  6  4  9 12  8  8  9  8  6  8  9 10  9  9 12
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     14 14  7 17 23 32 37 38 38 48 47 30 55 33 37 30 21 24 21 23 23 31
PoP 12hr                      5          10           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     4     4     5     5     4     4
Mix Hgt              3800   500  2600 16200  8800  1400  2200  2500  2100   800
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW    SW    NE    NE    NE     E    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             18    11    11    11    10    13    12     8    10     8
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           03/23  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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          82      51    75      45    73      48    80      51    78
Temp          75 80   60 53 69 73   55 47 66 71   57 50 72 78   60 53 71 76
Dewpt         50 45   45 30 28 30   34 34 35 32   37 40 41 31   38 39 38 34
Min/Max RH       29      58    19      60    23      69    18      59    21
RH            41 29   58 42 21 20   45 60 32 24   47 69 33 18   44 59 30 22
PWind Dir         S       S     W      NW    NW      SE     S      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   B1 SC FW FW   FW CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW
PoP 12hr          5      60     5       0     0       0     0       5     0

$$

TXZ035-211045-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
250 PM CDT Mon Mar 20 2017

Date           03/20/17      Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu
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                      56          91          49          76          55
Temp          92 90 75 68 63 58 66 82 89 88 70 61 55 51 57 70 75 74 66 63 59 57
Dewpt         26 23 25 30 42 43 45 40 32 38 47 48 48 45 47 46 45 45 48 49 50 51
Max/Min RH                   57          13          80          34          80
RH            11  9 15 24 46 57 47 22 13 17 44 62 77 80 69 42 34 35 52 60 72 80
Wind Dir       W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  E  E  E  E NE  E  E SE SE  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd      12  8  5  9  8  5  8  4  5 10 13 11 10  9  9  9  9 13 13 12 12 14
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      6 24 24 35 32 39 34 22 42 49 63 51 53 41 39 31 20 23 18 30 30 38
PoP 12hr                      0          10           0           5           5
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     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              9600   200 11800 18300  9600  1300  1700  2100  1400   700
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     W    SW     E     E    NE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              6     8    10     5    16    11     8     9    13    12
RFTI           2  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/23  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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      47    70      40    72      45    77      45    74
Temp          74 78   57 49 64 68   50 42 65 70   55 47 69 74   55 47 67 72
Dewpt         47 48   28 28 28 28   32 31 30 27   32 35 31 26   30 34 34 29
Min/Max RH       28      44    21      65    19      63    16      60    19
RH            38 35   33 44 25 22   50 65 27 20   41 63 24 17   38 60 29 20
PWind Dir         S      SW     W      NW    NW      SE    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      50     5       0     0       0     0       5     0

$$

TXZ031-211045-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
250 PM CDT Mon Mar 20 2017

Date           03/20/17      Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu
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                      62          90          50          73          53
Temp          97 96 81 73 68 64 70 82 89 87 70 61 55 52 57 68 72 71 64 61 58 55
Dewpt         33 34 39 46 47 48 49 51 52 50 52 50 47 44 45 46 47 49 49 51 51 51
Max/Min RH                   56          27          75          41          86
RH            12 11 22 38 46 56 46 34 28 29 53 68 74 75 65 46 41 46 58 70 76 86
Wind Dir      SW SW  S  S SW  W NW  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd      13  9  9 12  9  6  9  8 10 12 12 11  9  9  9  8  5  9  9  6  6 12
Clouds        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      8 16  8 21 26 34 41 41 31 32 55 49 69 52 51 50 37 28 24 34 39 46
PoP 12hr                      5           5           5           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     4     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              6400   300  2300  3400  2600  1900  2200  2900  2300  1100
T Wind Dir              S    SW    NW    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     E     E
T Wind Spd             16    11     9    12    23    14    12     5    11     8
RFTI           2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/23  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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          82      50    75      44    74      46    79      49    77
Temp          75 79   60 52 68 73   54 46 67 72   56 48 71 77   59 51 70 75
Dewpt         50 44   47 32 31 34   36 35 35 35   38 39 40 35   37 40 39 37
Min/Max RH       29      62    21      65    25      72    22      65    25
RH            42 29   62 46 25 24   50 65 31 26   52 72 32 22   44 65 33 26
PWind Dir         S       S     W      NW     N      SE     S      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   B2 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW SC SC
PoP 12hr         10      60     5       5     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-211045-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
250 PM CDT Mon Mar 20 2017

Date           03/20/17      Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu
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          87          46          72          51
Temp          89 88 72 64 58 54 62 78 85 84 67 58 52 48 54 66 71 70 62 59 56 53
Dewpt         21 20 22 26 28 33 36 39 39 43 48 48 47 45 46 45 45 45 47 47 50 49
Max/Min RH                   45          20          89          39          86
RH             9  8 15 23 32 45 38 25 20 24 50 69 83 89 74 47 39 41 58 64 80 86
Wind Dir       W  W  W SW SW  W NW  N  E  E  E  E NE NE NE  E SE SE  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd      12  9  5  6  4  5  8  5  8 12 12 11  9  9  8  8  8 11 11 10 10 12
Clouds        CL FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      3 14 17 32 38 37 35 22 26 48 56 60 59 41 34 29 13 22 15 30 32 35
PoP 12hr                      0          10           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     4     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              9300   100 12400 17700  1900  1500  1800  2400  1500   700
T Wind Dir              W    SW     W    SW     E    NE    NE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              6     6     6    11    21    11     6     8    13    13
RFTI           3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/23  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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      44    67      38    70      43    74      42    72
Temp          72 76   54 46 61 65   48 40 63 68   52 45 66 71   52 44 65 70
Dewpt         47 47   30 29 28 29   31 31 30 28   31 35 32 28   29 34 34 30
Min/Max RH       30      51    24      70    21      68    19      68    22
RH            41 36   40 51 28 26   51 70 29 22   44 68 28 20   41 68 31 22
PWind Dir         S      SW     W      NW     N      SE    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      50    10       0     0       0     0       0     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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