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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
230 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

TXZ024-211015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
230 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date           05/20/17      Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17            Tue
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                      48          79          55          74          54
Temp          71 72 59 54 51 49 64 73 78 75 63 58 57 56 64 68 73 71 59 58 56 54
Dewpt         38 37 39 41 42 44 44 44 43 44 46 48 49 51 54 56 57 56 55 54 52 50
Max/Min RH                   83          29          83          54          92
RH            30 29 47 61 73 83 49 35 29 33 53 69 76 82 71 66 57 59 89 88 88 85
Wind Dir       N  N  E SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  E NE NW  N  N
Wind Spd       8  5  5  5  4  3  5 10 13 13 12  9  6  4  4  4  5  4  3  1  9 13
Clouds        CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      3  3  4  6  8  9 10 12 13 14 28 45 61 75 80 85 83 80 77 74 69 63
PoP 12hr                      0           5          20          50          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.01        0.59        0.53
Rain SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4     4     4
Haines                  4     5     5     3     4     4     3     3     4     3
Mix Hgt              5200   100  6600  7900  3900  2000  4100  6900  1600  2300
T Wind Dir              E     S     S     S     S     S    SW    NW    SE    NW
T Wind Spd              5     5    13    17    20    11     4     5     5    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           05/23  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17
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          70      51    77      52    88      61    93      61    92
Temp          65 68   54 52 70 75   57 53 78 85   67 62 86 90   68 62 84 89
Dewpt         44 42   45 44 43 43   45 47 54 52   55 53 47 44   44 47 43 40
Min/Max RH       36      79    30      79    30      79    19      59    16
RH            46 40   71 76 39 32   64 79 44 32   65 73 26 20   41 58 24 18
PWind Dir         N       N    NW      SE     S       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20       5     0       0     5       5     0       5     5

$$

TXZ026-211015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
230 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date           05/20/17      Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17            Tue
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          81          56          74          56
Temp          72 73 62 56 52 50 66 79 81 78 65 60 58 57 65 70 74 72 62 59 56 56
Dewpt         39 39 41 43 44 44 46 47 45 44 46 49 50 51 54 56 56 56 56 55 53 51
Max/Min RH                   83          28          83          53          90
RH            30 29 46 62 74 80 48 32 28 30 50 67 75 80 68 61 53 57 81 87 90 83
Wind Dir       N  N NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE  E NE  N  N  N
Wind Spd       9  6  5  5  3  2  4  8 10 11 10  8  6  4  4  4  3  4  4  2  9 13
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
Clouds(%)      4  3  3  4  5  5  5  5  5  5 21 40 59 76 79 82 83 85 80 76 72 68
PoP 12hr                      0           5          10          50          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.74        0.34
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4     4     4
Haines                  4     4     4     2     3     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              4600     0  6000  6900  3500   700  3800  5200  2200  1100
T Wind Dir              E     S     S    SE    SE    SE     E    NW    NE     N
T Wind Spd              6     4    10    16     9     6     4     6     6    12
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           05/23  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17
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          72      52    78      53    88      64    94      66    93
Temp          68 70   55 53 72 76   58 54 80 86   69 65 88 92   74 67 88 92
Dewpt         46 43   45 45 44 41   45 47 54 54   57 57 55 50   54 53 49 48
Min/Max RH       35      77    27      77    31      78    23      63    22
RH            45 38   69 74 37 28   62 77 41 34   66 75 33 24   50 61 26 22
PWind Dir         N       N     N       E     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20       5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ043-211015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
230 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date           05/20/17      Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17            Tue
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                      52          79          58          77          57
Temp          73 73 63 59 55 53 67 75 79 76 68 64 61 58 67 73 77 75 67 63 61 57
Dewpt         43 43 46 48 48 47 48 48 47 47 48 50 51 53 56 58 58 58 58 58 56 55
Max/Min RH                   85          32          84          52          93
RH            34 34 54 67 77 80 51 38 32 36 49 61 71 84 69 59 52 55 73 83 85 93
Wind Dir      NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  E SE SE SE NE  N
Wind Spd       8  6  5  4  3  3  6 10 11 10  8  5  4  2  4  4  4  8  6  2  9 13
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
Clouds(%)     14 10 11 12 12 13 17 22 27 31 41 52 63 72 73 74 75 76 77 77 71 65
PoP 12hr                      5           5          20          40          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.03        0.41        0.48
Rain SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4     4     4
Haines                  4     4     3     4     2     2     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              3800   100  4300  5200  2400  1800  4100  5700  4100  1600
T Wind Dir              E     E     E    SE     S     S    SW    SW     E     N
T Wind Spd              6     4    14    13    13    10     9    10    13    12
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           05/23  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17
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          74      52    80      55    92      64    96      66    95
Temp          72 72   59 53 74 78   62 56 84 90   72 64 90 94   76 66 90 93
Dewpt         48 45   47 45 43 41   46 48 53 50   57 56 51 44   56 59 48 43
Min/Max RH       36      77    25      77    24      77    17      80    17
RH            43 38   64 76 33 27   56 74 34 25   59 74 27 18   51 78 24 18
PWind Dir         N      NW    NW       S     S       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         30       5     5       0     5       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ035-211015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
230 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date           05/20/17      Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17            Tue
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          78          57          76          54
Temp          72 73 63 57 54 52 64 73 78 75 65 60 58 57 64 70 75 74 62 59 56 54
Dewpt         35 34 38 41 43 44 45 45 44 45 47 49 51 52 54 55 56 55 55 54 53 50
Max/Min RH                   77          30          83          48          90
RH            26 24 39 55 66 74 50 37 30 34 52 67 77 83 70 59 52 51 78 83 90 86
Wind Dir       N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  E NE  N
Wind Spd       6  4  8  9  6  4  9 13 16 16 14 12  9  6  8  9  6  9  8  5 11 13
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
Clouds(%)     15 12 13 14 15 16 20 25 30 34 43 53 64 73 76 78 76 74 76 77 69 60
PoP 12hr                      0           5          20          40          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.04        0.26        0.48
Rain SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     3     4     4     4     4     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              5400   300  6000  7500  3600  1800  4400  7800  5300  1100
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     S     S    SW    SW     W     E    NE
T Wind Spd              8     8    13    14    20    12     8     9    11    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           05/23  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17
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          71      50    79      55    91      61    93      61    92
Temp          67 69   56 51 72 78   61 56 83 89   69 61 86 90   70 61 85 90
Dewpt         45 43   45 44 43 41   45 48 49 37   47 49 39 32   38 41 34 30
Min/Max RH       36      80    26      77    16      67    12      48    11
RH            45 39   66 77 35 27   56 74 31 16   45 65 19 13   31 48 16 12
PWind Dir         N       N    NW       S    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      10     0       0     0       5     0       5     5

$$

TXZ031-211015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
230 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date           05/20/17      Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17            Tue
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          82          57          77          56
Temp          73 74 62 57 52 50 67 78 82 79 66 62 59 58 67 74 76 76 64 60 58 56
Dewpt         39 39 43 45 45 45 46 47 45 44 46 49 50 51 54 57 58 58 57 55 54 53
Max/Min RH                   86          26          80          52          93
RH            30 28 49 65 79 83 47 34 27 29 48 62 72 77 63 55 54 54 80 83 86 90
Wind Dir       N  N  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  E NE  N  N  N
Wind Spd       8  6  5  4  3  2  5  9 11 11 10  8  5  4  4  4  4  6  4  2  8 13
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
Clouds(%)      5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  6  6 20 38 56 71 76 80 83 86 81 76 70 64
PoP 12hr                      0           5          10          50          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.75        0.44
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4     4     4
Haines                  4     4     5     3     2     2     3     3     5     4
Mix Hgt              4600   200  6000  6700  3300  1600  4600  7400  1200   500
T Wind Dir              E     S    SE    SE     S     S    SW    NW    NE    NW
T Wind Spd              6     4    10    14    11    10    10    11     8     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           05/23  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17
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          73      52    79      53    90      64    96      66    95
Temp          70 71   57 53 72 77   59 55 82 89   71 65 90 94   74 67 90 94
Dewpt         46 43   47 46 44 43   46 47 55 54   58 58 55 49   53 56 48 47
Min/Max RH       34      82    28      78    30      80    21      69    19
RH            43 36   69 76 38 30   63 76 40 31   63 77 32 22   47 67 24 21
PWind Dir         N       N     N      SE     S       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20       5     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-211015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
230 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

Date           05/20/17      Sun 05/21/17            Mon 05/22/17            Tue
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          76          53          74          52
Temp          69 71 59 53 50 48 62 72 76 74 62 57 55 54 62 68 73 71 59 57 54 52
Dewpt         35 33 37 40 42 43 43 44 44 44 46 48 49 50 53 56 56 55 54 53 51 49
Max/Min RH                   83          32          89          53          90
RH            28 25 44 61 74 83 50 37 32 34 56 72 80 86 72 65 55 57 83 86 90 89
Wind Dir       N  N NE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  E  E  E NE  N
Wind Spd       5  3  5  8  4  4  6 11 13 14 13 11  8  5  6  6  4  5  5  4 10 14
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      4  4  6  9 12 14 18 22 27 30 40 53 65 75 79 83 81 78 76 74 66 59
PoP 12hr                      0           5          20          50          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.03        0.40        0.50
Rain SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     3     3     3     4     4     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              5400   200  7900 10200  4300  2200  5400  9500   500  2000
T Wind Dir              E     S     S     S     S    SW    SW    NW     E    NE
T Wind Spd              8     6    14    14    21    13     9    12     6    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           05/23  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17  Fri 05/26/17  Sat 05/27/17
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          69      48    76      53    88      59    91      59    90
Temp          65 66   53 49 69 75   57 54 80 85   66 60 85 89   67 59 84 88
Dewpt         43 41   44 43 43 42   45 47 51 41   51 48 41 36   36 40 35 32
Min/Max RH       36      83    30      80    20      69    14      49    13
RH            45 40   71 80 39 31   64 77 36 21   58 64 21 15   32 49 17 13
PWind Dir         N      NW    NW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      10     0       0     5       5     0       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 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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