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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
337 PM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

TXZ024-191045-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
337 PM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

Date           04/18/17      Wed 04/19/17            Thu 04/20/17            Fri
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                      57          89          58          72          55
Temp          82 82 72 67 63 59 69 82 88 86 74 66 62 59 63 69 71 71 65 62 59 57
Dewpt         53 54 58 58 57 57 59 55 48 46 42 46 48 51 54 54 56 56 54 54 54 54
Max/Min RH                   93          24          75          59          90
RH            37 38 62 74 83 93 72 40 25 25 32 48 60 75 72 60 61 60 70 75 83 90
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW SW NW  N NE NE  E  E  E  E NE
Wind Spd      13 13 12 11 10  8 12 11 11 11  8  9 10 11 19 17 12  9  9  8  4  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW SC FW SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      8 12 12 19 26 23 36 15  2  2  3  4  8 17 41 39 39 43 34 65 54 59
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          10          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.15
Rain SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  5     5     5     5     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              3200   600  2500 10000  6400   100  2200  2200  1600  1100
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     N    NE    NE     N
T Wind Spd             21    14    14    16     8     9    25    14    11     5
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           04/21  Sat 04/22/17  Sun 04/23/17  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17
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      46    66      44    70      50    85      56    84
Temp          74 78   56 48 61 64   52 46 64 68   59 52 77 82   66 58 78 82
Dewpt         53 42   43 40 39 37   38 37 36 35   36 38 44 44   44 45 45 44
Min/Max RH       26      74    35      71    28      59    25      61    25
RH            48 28   61 74 44 37   59 71 35 29   42 59 31 26   45 61 31 26
PWind Dir         W       N     N       N    NE       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10      10     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ026-191045-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
337 PM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

Date           04/18/17      Wed 04/19/17            Thu 04/20/17            Fri
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                      57          87          61          74          56
Temp          81 82 72 66 62 59 68 80 86 85 74 68 64 62 66 71 73 73 66 63 60 58
Dewpt         58 56 59 59 59 59 61 61 58 55 57 56 55 53 57 57 58 57 56 55 55 56
Max/Min RH                  100          35          75          57          93
RH            46 41 64 78 90100 78 52 39 36 55 65 73 72 73 61 59 57 70 75 84 93
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      13 13 13 12 10  9 12 14 16 14 12 12 10  6 18 18 13 11  9 10  6  5
Clouds        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC CL CL CL FW CL FW SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      9 12 10 20 42 42 48 36  4  4  5  6  4 13 34 45 46 52 48 63 56 67
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          10          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.10
Rain SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  S
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  5     4     5     4     3     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              2500   700  2400  5000  3400   300  2200  2100  1400   800
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S    SW     N    NE    NE     N
T Wind Spd             16    12    16    21    17     9    20    19    11     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           04/21  Sat 04/22/17  Sun 04/23/17  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17
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      48    67      44    71      50    85      57    84
Temp          75 78   57 49 62 65   52 46 65 69   59 52 78 83   66 59 78 82
Dewpt         58 49   44 41 40 38   39 37 36 34   37 38 44 46   45 45 49 49
Min/Max RH       34      74    36      71    26      59    27      60    31
RH            55 36   62 74 44 37   61 71 34 27   44 59 30 27   47 60 36 32
PWind Dir        SW       N     N       N    NE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      10     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ043-191045-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
337 PM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

Date           04/18/17      Wed 04/19/17            Thu 04/20/17            Fri
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                      58          89          62          82          60
Temp          83 82 72 67 63 60 69 82 88 87 76 70 66 63 70 77 81 80 72 68 65 62
Dewpt         58 57 59 60 59 59 61 62 59 57 55 57 57 57 59 59 59 59 59 59 58 58
Max/Min RH                   97          37          80          47          87
RH            43 43 64 78 87 97 75 52 39 37 48 63 73 80 69 53 47 49 63 73 78 87
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N NE NE NE  E SE  S
Wind Spd      10 10 11  9  6  6 11 12 12 11 10 11 10  6  5  8  8  9 10  5  4  4
Clouds        FW FW CL FW FW FW SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      8  8  4  9 23 24 43 24  4  3  3  3  5 16 19 24 24 37 50 40 33 44
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     5     3     5     5     5     4     4
Mix Hgt              3400   600  3700  7700  5200   700  3900  5000  1500  1000
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S    SW     S    SW     W    NE    NE    NW
T Wind Spd             19    11    13    19    19    10     9     8    12     3
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           04/21  Sat 04/22/17  Sun 04/23/17  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17
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          88      49    69      45    73      50    85      58    88
Temp          81 85   60 51 64 67   54 47 67 71   59 52 78 83   67 60 81 86
Dewpt         57 45   44 42 41 38   39 38 35 33   36 38 43 44   44 45 45 43
Min/Max RH       25      71    33      71    25      59    25      58    21
RH            44 25   55 71 43 34   58 71 31 25   43 59 30 25   44 58 28 22
PWind Dir        SW      NW     N      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      10     0       0     0       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ035-191045-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
337 PM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

Date           04/18/17      Wed 04/19/17            Thu 04/20/17            Fri
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                      57          89          57          77          56
Temp          85 84 73 67 63 59 69 82 88 86 74 66 62 59 65 72 76 75 68 64 61 58
Dewpt         51 49 52 55 56 55 56 45 36 34 37 43 49 49 51 52 52 53 53 54 55 55
Max/Min RH                   87          14          69          43          90
RH            31 30 48 65 78 87 63 27 16 16 26 43 62 69 60 49 43 46 59 70 81 90
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE
Wind Spd      14 13 13 14 12 11 13 11 12 12  8 11 10  8 18 17 11 11 12 11  8  5
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW SC CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     17 19 17 21 20 18 38  5  4  2  2  2 11 16 17 26 31 24 22 43 31 35
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     5     5     3     4     5     5     4     5
Mix Hgt              3100   700  2900 10500  6300   300  2400  2600  1800   800
T Wind Dir             SE     S    SW     W    SW    SW     N    NE    NE    SE
T Wind Spd             17    14    13    17     6     9    19    13    11     4
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           04/21  Sat 04/22/17  Sun 04/23/17  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17
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          85      45    67      43    72      50    86      56    87
Temp          78 82   56 47 62 65   52 45 66 70   59 53 78 83   66 58 80 85
Dewpt         44 30   39 38 37 34   36 35 35 33   34 36 40 35   42 41 36 31
Min/Max RH       14      71    30      68    25      52    17      53    14
RH            30 15   53 71 39 31   54 68 32 25   39 52 26 18   42 53 20 14
PWind Dir         W       N     N      NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5       5     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ031-191045-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
337 PM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

Date           04/18/17      Wed 04/19/17            Thu 04/20/17            Fri
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                      58          89          62          76          57
Temp          83 83 73 67 63 60 69 82 88 87 76 69 65 63 67 72 75 74 68 64 61 59
Dewpt         58 57 60 59 59 59 62 61 58 56 57 55 56 55 56 59 59 59 57 56 56 56
Max/Min RH                   98          34          74          58          91
RH            43 41 65 75 86 98 78 50 37 35 52 62 73 74 68 63 59 60 68 75 84 91
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N
Wind Spd      13 13 12 11  9  9 12 13 14 13 11 12 11  6 13 17 13 10  9  8  4  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)      9 11  9 17 38 37 46 30  4  3  3  4  5 11 28 41 43 45 46 57 48 61
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          10          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.01
Rain SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  5     4     5     5     3     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              2800   700  2700  6400  4700   500  3000  2700  1600  1000
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S    SW     N    NE    NE     N
T Wind Spd             21    17    18    20    17    14    16    18    12     5
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           04/21  Sat 04/22/17  Sun 04/23/17  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17
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          84      48    68      44    71      50    86      58    86
Temp          77 81   58 50 63 66   52 46 65 69   59 53 78 84   67 60 80 84
Dewpt         58 48   45 41 41 39   40 38 37 36   38 39 45 47   46 46 48 48
Min/Max RH       31      70    36      74    29      59    27      59    28
RH            52 32   62 70 44 37   62 74 35 30   45 59 31 28   48 59 33 29
PWind Dir         W       N     N       N    NE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10      10     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ029-191045-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
337 PM CDT Tue Apr 18 2017

Date           04/18/17      Wed 04/19/17            Thu 04/20/17            Fri
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                      55          88          55          72          53
Temp          81 81 70 65 61 57 67 80 87 85 72 64 59 56 61 68 71 70 64 60 58 55
Dewpt         49 48 53 55 55 55 57 44 36 34 37 42 46 47 50 51 52 52 53 52 53 52
Max/Min RH                   93          15          72          51          90
RH            33 32 55 70 81 93 70 28 16 16 28 45 62 72 67 54 51 53 67 75 83 90
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  N NE NE  E  E  E  E SE NE
Wind Spd      13 12 12 13 11 10 13 11 12 11  8  9  6 10 20 17 13 10 11  9  5  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW SC CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     10 14 14 23 20 18 30  4  2  2  2  2  7  8 24 28 33 31 32 60 47 43
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.08
Rain SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  5     4     5     4     4     4     4     5     4     5
Mix Hgt              3200   600  4400 10800  6200   100  2100  2300  1600   800
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     W    SW    SW     N    NE    NE    SE
T Wind Spd             18    21    17    19     9     6    24    14    10     4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           04/21  Sat 04/22/17  Sun 04/23/17  Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17
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      43    65      41    70      48    85      53    85
Temp          74 78   54 45 60 63   50 43 64 68   57 51 77 82   64 55 78 83
Dewpt         47 35   39 38 37 35   37 36 35 34   34 37 41 36   41 42 39 36
Min/Max RH       17      76    34      76    27      59    19      61    18
RH            38 21   57 76 42 35   61 76 34 28   42 59 28 19   43 61 25 19
PWind Dir         W       N     N      NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     0       0     0       0     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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