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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
421 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

TXZ024-202230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
421 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date             Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17
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                      73          48          79          56          77
Temp             48 57 67 72 72 60 55 50 49 64 74 79 77 64 61 57 57 66 73 77 74
Dewpt            42 42 40 38 38 41 42 43 45 48 46 44 43 47 48 51 51 55 56 56 57
Min/Max RH                   27          86          28          84          49
RH               80 56 38 29 30 49 62 76 86 56 36 29 30 54 63 79 81 69 56 50 56
Wind Dir         NW  N  N  N NE  E  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE
Wind Spd         12 13 10  8  5  5  5  4  4  6 10 12 12  9  9  5  4  8  8  6  8
Clouds           SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        27  6  3  3  3  4  7  6  9  3  2  7 14 28 56 61 69 71 85 82 78
PoP 12hr                      5           0           5          20          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.59
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4
Haines                  3     2     4     5     4     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              5100  8100  5200   100  6000  8300  3900   300  6500  9000
T Wind Dir              N    NW    SE     S     S    SE    SE    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             14     4     5     4    12    14     9     3    13    11
RFTI              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


Date          Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17
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          54    70      50    76      54    89      61    92
Temp          60 54 65 67   55 51 68 74   58 55 80 86   66 62 85 90
Dewpt         57 52 45 41   42 42 40 39   42 45 52 46   51 50 47 49
Max/Min RH       96    37      74    26      69    23      69    22
RH            90 93 48 39   63 71 37 28   55 69 37 25   57 66 26 25
PWind Dir         E     N       N    NW      SW    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         40    20      10     5       0     5       0     0

$$

TXZ026-202230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
421 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date             Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17
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          50          80          57          75
Temp             52 59 67 73 72 62 56 52 51 64 75 80 78 66 62 59 57 64 71 75 73
Dewpt            45 43 41 39 39 43 45 45 46 49 47 44 45 49 50 52 52 54 57 57 58
Min/Max RH                   27          83          28          83          54
RH               77 55 39 29 30 50 66 77 83 58 37 28 31 54 65 78 83 70 61 54 59
Wind Dir         NW  N  N  N  N  E SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
Wind Spd         13 13 11  9  6  5  5  4  2  5  8 11 12  8  9  5  4  8  8  9  8
Clouds           SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        30  7  5  4  3  2  1  0  5  5  1  1  4 20 40 57 70 72 82 83 84
PoP 12hr                      5           5           5          10          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.74
Rain SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  3     4     4     5     5     4     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              4800  7000  4400   100  5900  7000  3300   600  6700  7200
T Wind Dir              N     N     E     S     S    SE    SE     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd             13     5     4     4    11    18     9     6     9    10
RFTI              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


Date          Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17
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    72      51    77      55    89      63    91
Temp          62 57 70 70   57 51 70 76   59 56 82 87   69 64 86 89
Dewpt         58 54 47 43   44 42 41 38   42 45 53 52   53 54 54 53
Max/Min RH       93    36      71    24      66    28      72    28
RH            87 90 44 38   62 71 35 25   53 66 37 30   57 70 34 29
PWind Dir         E     N       N    NW      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         50    20       5     5       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ043-202230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
421 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date             Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17
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          51          81          57          78
Temp             53 61 69 73 73 63 58 54 52 66 76 80 79 67 62 59 57 66 73 77 77
Dewpt            47 46 45 43 44 47 48 47 47 50 47 45 46 52 53 54 54 57 58 58 59
Min/Max RH                   33          86          28          90          50
RH               80 58 41 34 35 56 70 77 83 56 37 29 32 60 73 83 89 73 61 52 54
Wind Dir          N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E SE  E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE  S SE SE
Wind Spd          8 11  9  8  6  5  4  4  4  8  9 11 10  8  6  4  4  5  6  6  9
Clouds           SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        41 36 17 16 10  6  6  5 13 16 14 28 31 51 59 58 65 67 74 76 73
PoP 12hr                      5           5           5          20          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.02        0.41
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4
Haines                  4     4     4     4     2     2     3     2     4     4
Mix Hgt              3200  4800  2900   200  4900  6300  4400  1000  4100  4900
T Wind Dir              N    NE     E     E    SE    SE     S     W    SW     S
T Wind Spd             16     8     5     3    12    12    17     4     8    11
RFTI              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


Date          Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17
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    73      51    79      55    91      64    95
Temp          63 57 72 72   57 51 72 78   61 56 83 89   72 65 89 93
Dewpt         60 56 50 46   46 44 42 38   42 46 53 47   54 55 49 44
Max/Min RH      100    38      78    23      67    23      73    17
RH            92 96 46 39   66 77 34 24   49 67 35 23   54 71 25 19
PWind Dir        SE     N       N    NW      SW    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         50    20      10     5       0     5       0     0

$$

TXZ035-202230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
421 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date             Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17
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          50          79          57          78
Temp             47 57 66 73 73 63 57 53 51 65 75 79 77 68 62 59 57 65 73 77 76
Dewpt            42 40 37 35 35 41 43 44 44 46 44 41 43 47 50 51 52 54 56 55 56
Min/Max RH                   23          80          26          83          45
RH               83 53 34 25 25 44 59 71 77 50 33 26 30 47 65 75 83 68 55 47 50
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd         12 13 10  6  5  9  9  5  5 11 13 13 14 12 12  8  6  9 10  9  9
Clouds           SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        27 19 17 11 12 12 13 12 16 15 19 28 33 45 63 66 66 70 78 70 70
PoP 12hr                      5           0           5          20          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.04        0.26
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4
Haines                  3     2     3     4     3     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              5300  8800  5900   300  6700  8700  5600  1400  3800  8600
T Wind Dir              N     W    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             12     4    10     5    13    12    18     9     9    11
RFTI              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


Date          Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17
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          55    70      49    77      55    90      60    93
Temp          62 55 66 68   54 49 68 76   61 56 82 87   68 61 86 90
Dewpt         56 52 45 43   43 42 39 37   41 45 46 37   45 45 40 35
Max/Min RH       93    38      77    24      69    17      58    13
RH            81 90 47 40   66 77 34 24   48 66 28 17   43 56 20 14
PWind Dir         E    NE       N    NW      SW    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         40    20      10     5       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-202230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
421 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date             Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17
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          49          82          57          77
Temp             52 61 69 74 74 61 56 51 50 66 76 81 79 66 63 60 58 66 73 76 76
Dewpt            45 44 41 39 40 45 45 45 46 49 47 44 45 49 51 52 52 56 58 58 59
Min/Max RH                   27          86          26          83          52
RH               77 54 36 29 29 55 67 80 85 54 36 27 30 54 65 77 80 70 59 54 57
Wind Dir         NW  N  N  N  N  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S  S SE SE
Wind Spd         11 13 11  8  6  5  4  4  3  5  9 11 11  8  9  5  4  6  9  9  8
Clouds           SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        34 12  6  6  4  3  3  1  5  4  3  4  6 22 45 56 63 66 80 79 85
PoP 12hr                      5           5           5          10          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.75
Rain SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  3     4     4     5     5     3     2     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              4900  6800  4300   200  5700  6800  3400   900  6500  6800
T Wind Dir              N     N     E     S    SE    SE    SE     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd             14     5     4     4    11    17     9     6     9    11
RFTI              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


Date          Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17
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    73      51    78      55    91      63    93
Temp          62 56 71 71   58 52 71 77   60 57 83 89   70 64 87 91
Dewpt         58 54 48 44   45 43 41 39   44 46 53 50   53 54 53 52
Max/Min RH       96    35      76    25      68    25      72    25
RH            87 94 44 38   63 71 34 26   55 66 36 26   55 70 31 27
PWind Dir         E     N       N     N      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         50    20      10     5       0     5       0     0

$$

TXZ029-202230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
421 AM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date             Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17
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          47          77          55          77
Temp             44 56 65 71 71 58 54 49 48 62 73 77 75 64 60 57 56 66 72 77 74
Dewpt            41 40 38 35 34 40 42 44 44 46 44 42 42 46 48 51 50 54 56 55 56
Min/Max RH                   25          89          29          83          47
RH               89 55 37 27 26 51 64 83 86 56 35 29 31 52 64 80 80 65 57 47 53
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd         11 12  9  5  4  5  6  4  4 10 12 12 13 11 10  6  5  9  9  8  6
Clouds           FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        25  7  4  3  4  5 12 10 14  6  4 13 31 36 57 64 69 72 83 75 76
PoP 12hr                      5           0           5          20          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.03        0.40
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4
Haines                  3     2     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              5600  9000  5800   200  7500  9100  5800  1600  4600  8900
T Wind Dir              N     W    SE     S     S     S     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             13     5     8     5    13    13    18    11    12    12
RFTI              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


Date          Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17
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          53    68      47    75      54    87      58    90
Temp          60 53 64 66   52 48 68 74   59 55 81 85   64 59 84 87
Dewpt         55 51 44 41   43 42 40 39   42 45 47 39   45 46 41 38
Max/Min RH       93    37      83    27      71    19      64    16
RH            84 93 48 40   71 80 36 28   53 69 30 20   50 62 22 18
PWind Dir         E     N       N    NW      SW    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         40    20      10     5       0     5       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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