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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
519 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017

TXZ024-200015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
519 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017

Date             Fri 05/19/17            Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17
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                      76          49          74          49          79
Temp          59 58 63 70 76 73 61 56 52 49 58 67 73 73 61 55 52 50 63 73 78 77
Dewpt         40 47 53 52 50 51 46 44 44 46 44 43 41 42 43 46 46 47 49 45 43 42
Min/Max RH                   40          89          30          92          27
RH            44 67 69 53 40 45 58 65 74 89 59 43 32 33 52 71 82 88 61 38 29 29
Wind Dir       W  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE  S SE SE SE
Wind Spd       5  9 10 10 12 13 14 12 12 11 12  9  6  8  5  5  4  4  6  9 11 13
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)     49 44 37 36 37 34 26 23 25 30 20 17 19 20  9  6  2 10  3  4  8  6
PoP 12hr                     10          10           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     4     4     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              2300  3500  3300  3100  4800  7700  5000   100  6600  7400
T Wind Dir              N    NW     N     N     N    NW    SE    SW     S     S
T Wind Spd             12    18    28    21    13     6     5     5    16    20
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          Mon 05/22/17  Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17
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    81      56    72      52    76      55    85
Temp          61 56 76 76   60 56 68 70   56 53 68 74   59 56 78 83
Dewpt         48 50 56 56   57 53 47 42   44 45 43 41   44 48 49 45
Max/Min RH       82    43      96    35      78    28      74    25
RH            62 80 50 50   90 92 47 36   64 76 41 30   58 74 36 26
PWind Dir         S     S      NE     N       N    NW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW SC FW
PoP 12hr         10    40      40    20      10    10       5    10

$$

TXZ026-200015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
519 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017

Date             Fri 05/19/17            Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17
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                      80          50          74          51          79
Temp          65 63 70 76 80 77 64 57 52 50 57 66 73 73 62 57 53 52 64 74 79 77
Dewpt         58 59 60 57 54 54 51 50 47 48 45 45 43 44 47 47 48 47 49 47 45 45
Min/Max RH                   41          93          33          86          30
RH            73 87 71 52 41 45 63 77 83 93 64 47 34 35 58 69 83 83 58 38 30 32
Wind Dir       S  W NE  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       6  5 10 11 14 16 16 13 12 12 13 10  9  9  6  5  4  3  5  8 10 11
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW CL CL FW CL CL FW CL
Clouds(%)     43 60 61 56 58 58 42 21 26 36 23 28 24 17  7  4  2 11  3  3  6  4
PoP 12hr                     30          10           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.07           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  S  S
TSTMS             C  C  S  S
LAL                     2     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     5     5
Mix Hgt              2800  3100  2800  2300  4600  6800  4200   100  5600  6800
T Wind Dir             SW    NW     N     N     N     N     E     S     S    SE
T Wind Spd              8    18    26    20    13     6     5     3    13    19
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          Mon 05/22/17  Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17
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    80      58    74      53    76      56    86
Temp          63 56 76 76   62 58 70 72   57 53 69 75   60 57 80 85
Dewpt         49 52 56 57   58 54 49 44   46 46 45 43   43 47 50 48
Max/Min RH       86    45      90    34      77    31      69    27
RH            60 86 50 52   87 86 47 37   67 77 42 32   53 69 35 28
PWind Dir        SE     S      NE     N       N     N       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   FW FW SC FW
PoP 12hr          5    40      50    20      10    10       5     5

$$

TXZ043-200015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
519 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017

Date             Fri 05/19/17            Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17
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                      88          53          77          51          81
Temp          67 65 76 84 88 85 71 63 57 53 62 70 76 76 65 59 54 52 66 76 81 79
Dewpt         60 61 62 59 56 53 53 48 47 49 47 46 44 45 48 49 49 48 50 47 43 45
Min/Max RH                   32          88          32          89          26
RH            94 89 63 42 34 34 55 59 70 88 59 43 33 34 55 71 82 87 57 36 26 30
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E
Wind Spd       6  6 12 13 13 10 13 12 10 10 11  9  9  9  8  6  4  4  8  8 10 11
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     53 76 72 48 36 45 35 48 50 42 35 34 29 26  6 13  3 18  8  8  8  8
PoP 12hr                     40          20           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.13        0.03           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL                     3     4     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     4     3     4     4     3     2     3
Mix Hgt              5600 12900  9700  2400  4300  5600  3200   100  5000  6500
T Wind Dir              S    SW     N     N     N    NE     E    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             23    24    25    16    11     6     5     4    14    14
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          Mon 05/22/17  Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17
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    84      59    76      54    78      57    88
Temp          64 58 80 82   67 59 72 75   61 54 72 76   62 58 81 86
Dewpt         51 54 57 60   60 57 51 47   47 48 44 42   46 49 50 46
Max/Min RH       90    42      96    36      79    28      73    23
RH            63 86 46 47   80 93 48 37   60 79 37 30   55 71 34 25
PWind Dir        SE     S       E     N       N    NW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5    40      50    30      10    10       5     5

$$

TXZ035-200015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
519 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017

Date             Fri 05/19/17            Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17
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                      85          47          77          50          81
Temp          61 57 71 82 85 82 66 56 51 47 57 67 75 75 64 58 53 50 63 75 81 79
Dewpt         37 38 45 42 34 32 35 40 41 43 41 40 36 36 41 44 46 46 47 43 40 40
Min/Max RH                   15          86          22          86          23
RH            29 49 39 24 16 16 32 55 68 86 55 37 24 24 43 59 77 86 56 32 23 25
Wind Dir      SE  N  N  W  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       6  6 11 11 14 16 17 14 12 11 13 10  8  9  9 10  6  4 10 13 13 14
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW CL FW FW
Clouds(%)     47 41 31 22 22 28 21 20 39 35 24 24 21 19 10 12  2 13 11  5  6  9
PoP 12hr                     10          10           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     5     4     3     2     4     4     3     4
Mix Hgt              7200 11000  7300  2300  4500  8400  5500   200  5700  7600
T Wind Dir             NE    SW    NW     N     N     W    SE    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd              6     9    21    18    12     4     9     6    16    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          Mon 05/22/17  Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17
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    81      56    74      51    77      55    88
Temp          62 57 76 78   63 56 71 72   56 52 68 76   60 56 79 86
Dewpt         47 51 55 55   56 54 46 43   42 44 41 39   44 47 45 36
Max/Min RH       80    41      96    34      77    25      74    16
RH            58 80 48 45   78 93 41 35   59 74 37 26   55 72 30 17
PWind Dir        SE     S       E    NE      NE    NW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10    40      40    20      10    10       5     5

$$

TXZ031-200015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
519 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017

Date             Fri 05/19/17            Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17
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                      81          51          76          51          80
Temp          64 61 70 77 81 79 65 59 53 52 61 69 74 75 62 58 54 52 65 75 80 78
Dewpt         54 57 59 57 56 56 51 49 47 48 46 46 44 45 48 48 48 47 50 47 45 45
Min/Max RH                   40          89          32          87          29
RH            86 87 69 51 42 45 60 71 81 87 59 44 34 34 60 70 82 84 59 37 29 31
Wind Dir      SW  W NW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       5  4  8 10 11 13 13 13 11 11 13 10  8  9  6  4  4  4  5  8 10 11
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC FW SC SC FW FW CL CL FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     41 59 60 53 58 55 39 23 30 38 24 29 29 16  9  5  2 11  2  2  4  3
PoP 12hr                     30          10           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.06           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  C  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  C
LAL                     2     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     3     4     4     5     4
Mix Hgt              2300  3900  3500  3100  4600  6700  4100   200  5600  6800
T Wind Dir              W    NW     N     N     N     N     E     S     S    SE
T Wind Spd              8    14    25    21    13     6     5     4    16    19
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          Mon 05/22/17  Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17
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    83      57    75      53    77      56    87
Temp          64 57 78 80   62 57 72 73   57 54 70 76   61 57 80 86
Dewpt         50 53 56 59   58 55 50 45   47 47 45 44   45 48 50 48
Max/Min RH       88    43      96    35      80    31      74    26
RH            62 85 47 49   87 93 46 37   69 77 41 32   55 72 35 28
PWind Dir        SE     S      NE     N       N     N       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5    40      50    20      10    10       5     5

$$

TXZ029-200015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
519 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017

Date             Fri 05/19/17            Sat 05/20/17            Sun 05/21/17
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                      77          45          73          48          79
Temp          58 54 64 73 77 73 58 52 48 45 56 66 71 72 60 55 51 49 63 73 78 77
Dewpt         38 42 49 45 43 45 44 42 43 43 43 41 37 36 41 44 45 45 47 43 41 39
Min/Max RH                   29          93          26          89          24
RH            37 64 58 37 30 37 59 69 83 93 62 40 29 27 49 66 80 86 56 34 27 25
Wind Dir      SE  N  N  N  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       4  6 11  9 11 14 17 13 13 10 12  8  6  5  6  8  4  4  9 11 11 13
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW CL FW FW
Clouds(%)     53 42 26 30 28 30 22 22 29 29 17 17 17 18  7  9  2 12 12  5  7  8
PoP 12hr                     10          10           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     4     4     4     3     4     3     3
Mix Hgt              2700  5500  2800  1800  5100  8600  5700   200  7100  8400
T Wind Dir              N    NW     N     N     N     W    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             10    13    24    17    13     5     8     6    16    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          Mon 05/22/17  Tue 05/23/17  Wed 05/24/17  Thu 05/25/17
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    79      54    71      49    75      53    85
Temp          59 54 74 76   58 54 66 69   54 49 67 73   57 54 78 83
Dewpt         47 50 55 54   55 52 45 42   43 44 42 39   43 47 46 40
Max/Min RH       86    43      96    35      83    27      80    21
RH            64 86 51 46   90 93 47 37   66 83 40 29   59 77 32 22
PWind Dir         S    SW       E     N       N    NW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10    40      40    10      10    10       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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