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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
313 AM CDT Tue May 16 2017

TXZ024-162215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
313 AM CDT Tue May 16 2017

Date             Tue 05/16/17            Wed 05/17/17            Thu 05/18/17
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          57          85          58          89
Temp          69 66 73 78 87 85 71 65 61 57 70 78 84 83 68 65 62 59 74 83 89 84
Dewpt         63 62 66 64 51 43 47 43 38 34 31 29 30 28 33 33 35 37 39 40 38 41
Min/Max RH                   22          47          13          45          17
RH            81 86 78 62 29 23 42 46 42 42 23 16 15 13 27 30 36 45 28 22 17 22
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW  W SW  S  S
Wind Spd      12  8 14 16 20 20 20 12 16 19 21 19 21 20 10 10 10 11  9  9 17 19
Clouds        B1 B1 OV B2 B1 SC B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     65 65 97 73 61 46 75 43 17  5  2  0  3 10  6  8 10  8  5 21 24 43
PoP 12hr                     40          20           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.04        0.04           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              C  C  S  S                                            S
TSTMS                   C  C  S  S                                            S
LAL                     2     4     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3800 12500  9700   400  8700  9200  5400   100  9800 14400
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     W     W     W    SW    SW     W     S
T Wind Spd             20    29    28    13    29    29    11    10    16    18
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  1  1  0  0  0  2  0  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO EL NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Fri 05/19/17  Sat 05/20/17  Sun 05/21/17  Mon 05/22/17
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    76      49    71      48    77      55    81
Temp          64 54 71 72   56 49 64 69   54 49 71 74   59 56 75 78
Dewpt         50 49 51 52   51 49 48 43   45 45 45 45   48 50 54 54
Max/Min RH       84    44     100    38      90    32      84    40
RH            60 84 50 50   83100 56 39   73 87 40 35   68 81 49 44
PWind Dir         W     N      NE    NE      NE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1
PoP 12hr         20    30      20    10       5     5      10    20

$$

TXZ026-162215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
313 AM CDT Tue May 16 2017

Date             Tue 05/16/17            Wed 05/17/17            Thu 05/18/17
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          57          88          58          91
Temp          71 69 74 79 87 86 74 64 62 57 70 81 87 86 71 65 63 58 76 87 91 88
Dewpt         63 63 65 65 63 61 57 52 47 38 35 30 31 31 37 37 38 40 45 47 44 54
Min/Max RH                   42          65          13          51          20
RH            79 81 74 62 45 43 55 65 58 49 27 16 13 14 29 35 39 51 33 25 20 31
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd      13  9 17 19 23 21 23 12 13 19 21 20 21 20 11 11 10 10 10 12 18 19
Clouds        SC B1 OV OV B1 B1 B2 B1 SC CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)     50 68 90 97 54 51 85 58 32  5  3  0  0  9  2  6  6 10 13 34 25 46
PoP 12hr                     40          50           0           0          20
QPF 12hr                   0.06        0.14           0           0        0.07
Rain SHWRS              C  C  C  C                                S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                   C  C  C  C                                S  S  S  S  C
LAL                     2     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  5     5     3     5     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3600  5200  1700   100  7900  8500  5200     0  6500 13800
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SW     W    SW     S    SW     W     S
T Wind Spd             18    27    21     8    25    27    11     6     6    13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  2  2  0  0  0  2  1  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO EL EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Fri 05/19/17  Sat 05/20/17  Sun 05/21/17  Mon 05/22/17
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    78      51    72      49    79      55    81
Temp          65 57 74 74   57 51 64 70   55 50 73 77   60 56 75 78
Dewpt         54 53 56 54   54 51 49 46   46 46 46 46   50 50 55 55
Max/Min RH       86    45     100    39      89    31      83    41
RH            68 86 53 50   90100 58 42   72 86 38 33   69 80 50 45
PWind Dir        SW    NE      NE    NE      NE     E      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr         30    40      30    10      10     5      10    20

$$

TXZ043-162215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
313 AM CDT Tue May 16 2017

Date             Tue 05/16/17            Wed 05/17/17            Thu 05/18/17
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                      90          56          89          59          93
Temp          72 68 75 82 89 88 72 67 62 56 73 83 88 87 73 68 64 59 76 89 93 90
Dewpt         63 64 65 64 59 58 61 55 42 36 34 28 26 23 25 33 39 44 49 49 44 50
Min/Max RH                   34          73           9          57          19
RH            76 86 71 55 38 36 68 65 48 47 24 13 11 10 17 28 41 57 39 25 19 25
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd       9 10 18 19 21 20 18 12 11 14 16 16 16 14 11 10  9  9 13 12 16 18
Clouds        B1 B1 OV B1 SC B1 OV B1 FW FW FW CL CL FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)     60 67 91 58 43 52 97 54 25  7  6  0  0  9  1  2  5 22 24 34 16 47
PoP 12hr                     20          70           0           0          20
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.44           0           0        0.06
Rain SHWRS              S  S  L  L  C  C                          S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                   S  S  L  L  C  C                          S  S  S  S  C
LAL                     1     3     5     3     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  4     4     3     5     5     5     4     4     5     4
Mix Hgt              4700 11900  8400   200  7000  8200  5100   100  7500 14400
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S    SW     W    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             23    31    20     9    26    23    10    10    12    20
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Fri 05/19/17  Sat 05/20/17  Sun 05/21/17  Mon 05/22/17
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    83      52    75      48    80      54    84
Temp          68 59 82 79   64 52 69 74   57 48 74 78   61 54 77 82
Dewpt         56 57 56 58   57 52 52 50   48 48 47 47   50 51 56 57
Max/Min RH       94    41     100    41      99    31      90    39
RH            65 94 42 50   80100 56 44   72 98 38 33   67 90 49 42
PWind Dir         S    SE       E    NE      NE    NE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1
PoP 12hr         30    40      40    30      20     5      10    20

$$

TXZ035-162215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
313 AM CDT Tue May 16 2017

Date             Tue 05/16/17            Wed 05/17/17            Thu 05/18/17
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                      89          54          84          56          88
Temp          70 67 74 86 89 86 70 65 59 54 67 77 83 82 70 65 60 57 72 82 88 84
Dewpt         62 62 62 51 34 31 36 34 33 30 29 25 21 19 23 28 33 35 34 32 28 29
Min/Max RH                   13          41           9          45          11
RH            76 84 66 30 14 14 29 31 37 40 24 14 10 10 17 25 36 43 25 16 11 14
Wind Dir       S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW  W SW SW SW
Wind Spd      13 13 18 18 23 25 18 19 18 20 23 21 21 20 13 13  9 10 10 13 20 23
Clouds        OV OV OV SC SC B1 B2 FW FW CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW CL FW FW SC
Clouds(%)    100100 97 32 31 51 79 22 11  2  2  0  0  8  2  7  3  8  5 17 21 38
PoP 12hr                     20          20           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.03           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     3     5     5     4     4     4     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              7200 14500  9800  1200  7300  8000  5000   100  8700 14600
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     W     W     W    SW     S    SW     W    SW
T Wind Spd             19    31    24    18    29    26    11     6    14    25
RFTI           0  0  0  0  3  4  0  0  0  1  2  3  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  3
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO CL CL NO NO NO EL EL CL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL


Date          Fri 05/19/17  Sat 05/20/17  Sun 05/21/17  Mon 05/22/17
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          52    78      48    71      46    77      54    82
Temp          62 52 72 73   55 48 63 70   53 47 70 75   60 54 73 81
Dewpt         42 45 48 47   51 48 47 44   44 44 43 41   47 48 54 51
Max/Min RH       77    33     100    38      93    28      80    34
RH            48 77 42 40   86100 56 39   71 89 38 29   62 80 51 35
PWind Dir        NW    NE      NE    NE       E    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1
PoP 12hr         10    20      20    10      10     5      10    20

$$

TXZ031-162215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
313 AM CDT Tue May 16 2017

Date             Tue 05/16/17            Wed 05/17/17            Thu 05/18/17
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                      89          58          89          59          92
Temp          72 69 75 81 87 87 73 66 62 58 73 83 87 87 72 66 63 60 77 88 92 89
Dewpt         63 64 66 66 62 60 57 54 46 40 35 31 32 31 38 39 40 41 46 48 43 53
Min/Max RH                   40          66          13          51          18
RH            78 86 73 61 44 41 57 66 55 50 24 15 14 13 29 37 43 50 33 25 18 29
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd      13  9 17 19 24 21 20 11 13 20 21 20 21 18 11 10 10 11 11 12 18 18
Clouds        B1 B2 OV OV B1 SC OV B1 SC FW CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)     52 74 92 92 51 49 90 55 32  6  3  0  0  9  2  5  5 10 11 31 21 45
PoP 12hr                     40          50           0           0          20
QPF 12hr                   0.03        0.18           0           0        0.06
Rain SHWRS              C  C  C  C                                S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                   C  C  C  C                                S  S  S  S  C
LAL                     2     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  4     4     3     5     5     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3700  7800  2200   200  8100  8600  5300   100  6900 14200
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SW     W    SW     S    SW     W     S
T Wind Spd             20    27    23     9    27    27    10    10    10    14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  3  2  1  0  0  1  2  2  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO CL EL EL NO NO EL EL EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Fri 05/19/17  Sat 05/20/17  Sun 05/21/17  Mon 05/22/17
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    79      51    73      48    80      55    82
Temp          66 57 76 76   59 51 67 72   55 49 75 78   61 56 77 81
Dewpt         54 54 57 56   54 51 51 47   47 46 47 47   51 51 56 56
Max/Min RH       89    45     100    41      92    31      87    41
RH            65 89 52 49   82100 56 41   74 88 38 33   70 84 49 43
PWind Dir        SW     N      NE    NE      NE     E      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr         30    40      40    10      10     5      10    20

$$

TXZ029-162215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
313 AM CDT Tue May 16 2017

Date             Tue 05/16/17            Wed 05/17/17            Thu 05/18/17
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                      87          52          83          53          86
Temp          68 65 73 84 87 83 66 62 56 52 65 77 82 81 66 62 58 54 71 84 86 81
Dewpt         61 61 64 56 36 32 38 36 36 29 29 27 27 22 26 29 31 33 35 35 33 31
Min/Max RH                   14          47          11          46          14
RH            78 87 73 38 16 16 36 38 47 41 26 16 13 11 22 28 36 45 27 17 15 16
Wind Dir       S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S SW SW SW  W SW  S SW
Wind Spd      11 10 16 14 21 25 20 17 16 17 21 21 21 19 11 10  8  9  8 11 17 20
Clouds        OV OV OV SC SC SC B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW CL FW SC SC
Clouds(%)     97 99 99 42 35 50 75 29 11  3  2  0  5 10  9  9  5  7  5 18 30 41
PoP 12hr                     20          20           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.02           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     3     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     3     5     4     4     3     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              6600 14000  9900   800  8100  8500  5100   100  9200 13400
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    SW     W     W     W     S    SW     W     W
T Wind Spd             20    32    26    25    33    29    11     9    16    19
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  3  1  0  0  0  2  2  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL CL EL NO NO NO EL EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


Date          Fri 05/19/17  Sat 05/20/17  Sun 05/21/17  Mon 05/22/17
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          49    74      45    69      44    77      52    80
Temp          59 49 70 70   52 45 62 68   51 45 71 75   57 53 74 78
Dewpt         42 45 48 47   50 45 46 41   43 43 43 42   47 49 53 51
Max/Min RH       86    38     100    37      96    29      89    36
RH            53 86 45 44   93100 56 37   74 93 36 31   69 86 48 39
PWind Dir        NW    NE      NE    NE      NE    SE       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1
PoP 12hr         10    20      20    10       5     5      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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