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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
318 PM CDT Sun Mar 19 2017

TXZ024-201030-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
318 PM CDT Sun Mar 19 2017

Date           03/19/17      Mon 03/20/17            Tue 03/21/17            Wed
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                      62          96          60          93          47
Temp          91 90 78 73 68 64 72 87 95 93 79 71 66 62 70 84 91 89 70 59 52 49
Dewpt         35 29 33 39 43 43 40 33 32 33 39 43 47 47 50 42 35 41 49 45 45 41
Max/Min RH                   46          11          58          14          77
RH            14 11 19 30 40 46 31 14 11 12 24 36 50 58 49 23 14 19 48 61 76 75
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW  W  W  W NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      13 10  9 14 17 14 13  9  5  8  5 11 13 13 13  6  8 12 12 13 11 11
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)      2  5  3  1  2  3  3  5 17 30 32 34 39 43 34 26 30 34 40 46 56 65
PoP 12hr                      0           5          10          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              9800   200 13700 18400 10600   300 14300 18800 10400  1800
T Wind Dir             SW     W     W    SW    SW    SW    SW     W    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             13    17    14    11     9    14    18    10    19    13
RFTI           1  2  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/22  Thu 03/23/17  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17
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          68      51    82      50    72      42    75      46    78
Temp          63 67   58 53 74 79   59 52 66 70   52 44 68 73   56 48 70 76
Dewpt         41 42   45 50 49 38   40 33 34 31   32 34 31 30   33 35 33 29
Min/Max RH       37      89    23      50    23      67    20      60    17
RH            44 41   62 89 41 23   48 48 30 23   46 67 26 20   41 60 25 18
PWind Dir        NE      SE     S      SW     W      NW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    20      40    10       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ026-201030-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
318 PM CDT Sun Mar 19 2017

Date           03/19/17      Mon 03/20/17            Tue 03/21/17            Wed
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                      61          97          61          93          47
Temp          93 91 78 72 67 64 72 88 96 94 80 72 67 63 71 84 91 89 70 59 52 49
Dewpt         49 44 46 46 47 46 44 38 37 38 44 48 49 49 51 47 44 44 49 46 43 40
Max/Min RH                   52          13          60          19          71
RH            22 20 32 39 49 52 37 17 13 14 28 42 52 60 49 28 20 21 47 62 71 71
Wind Dir       S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      16 13 12 13 12 11 12  9  8 11 11 13 11  8 10  9 10 13 16 16 12 12
Clouds        CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)      1  6  3  1  2  3  2  6  6 29 30 32 37 42 38 33 35 37 40 43 54 65
PoP 12hr                      0          10          10          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     5     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              2900   100  3800 16600  8500   200  2400 15100  1600  1800
T Wind Dir              S    SW     W    SW     S    SW    SW     S    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             17    10    12    13    13     9    10    13    24    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/22  Thu 03/23/17  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17
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          67      52    82      52    75      44    76      48    78
Temp          62 66   59 54 75 80   61 54 69 73   54 46 69 74   58 50 71 76
Dewpt         42 43   48 51 52 46   48 37 36 33   35 34 34 32   35 36 36 33
Min/Max RH       40      90    30      64    22      63    21      58    20
RH            48 43   67 90 45 30   62 52 30 23   48 63 27 21   42 58 28 21
PWind Dir        NE      SE     S       S     W      NW    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5    20      40     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ043-201030-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
318 PM CDT Sun Mar 19 2017

Date           03/19/17      Mon 03/20/17            Tue 03/21/17            Wed
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          95          61          96          51
Temp          89 87 75 69 64 61 69 86 94 92 78 72 67 63 71 86 94 92 74 63 57 53
Dewpt         51 46 49 50 52 50 51 48 43 40 48 49 51 51 52 50 43 38 48 50 50 46
Max/Min RH                   67          16          66          15          80
RH            27 24 40 51 65 67 53 27 18 16 35 45 57 66 51 29 18 15 41 63 77 77
Wind Dir      SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  N  N  N
Wind Spd      13 12 11 13 11  8 11 11 13 12 14 14 10  8 12 13 13  6 10  4  9  9
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      1  4  3  0  1  5  8  5  6 19 17 16 24 32 31 31 28 26 28 30 41 52
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     4     4     4     5     4     4
Mix Hgt              2400   400  2600 14800  2600   500  2600 17100  8500  1400
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     N
T Wind Spd             16    13    14    17    20    13    16    17    12    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           03/22  Thu 03/23/17  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17
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          75      56    83      53    75      44    78      50    80
Temp          69 73   63 58 76 81   62 55 69 73   55 46 70 76   60 52 73 78
Dewpt         47 45   50 54 53 47   50 36 35 32   34 35 34 30   36 38 37 32
Min/Max RH       36      86    30      65    21      65    18      60    18
RH            45 37   63 86 45 30   65 49 28 22   45 65 26 18   41 60 27 19
PWind Dir        NE      SE     S       S     W      NW    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5    10      40     5       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ035-201030-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
318 PM CDT Sun Mar 19 2017

Date           03/19/17      Mon 03/20/17            Tue 03/21/17            Wed
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          93          57          94          48
Temp          89 87 75 69 64 60 68 84 92 90 76 69 64 60 68 84 92 90 71 61 54 50
Dewpt         39 31 36 44 47 46 45 37 33 31 37 44 46 47 48 39 33 31 37 45 46 43
Max/Min RH                   60          12          62          11          77
RH            17 13 24 40 54 60 43 19 12 12 24 40 52 62 49 20 12 12 29 56 74 77
Wind Dir      SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      12 10 10 13 11  6 10  8 10 11 10 14 12 10 12 11 13  8  4 13 12 10
Clouds        CL FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      3  9  9  2  2 11 11  7 16 35 36 36 36 35 29 23 24 25 33 41 50 59
PoP 12hr                      0           0          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              9200   300  2600 17400  8600   300 13700 17700  8900  1400
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     W    SW     S    SW     W     W    NW    NE
T Wind Spd             11    10     8    11    10    10    14    16     9    11
RFTI           0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO


Date           03/22  Thu 03/23/17  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17
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          75      54    82      48    72      41    76      46    79
Temp          69 73   62 56 75 79   58 50 66 70   52 43 68 74   56 48 71 77
Dewpt         43 41   46 52 46 36   32 31 32 27   30 32 31 26   29 33 32 26
Min/Max RH       30      86    21      48    20      65    17      56    15
RH            39 31   56 86 36 21   37 48 28 20   43 65 25 17   35 56 24 15
PWind Dir         E      SE     S      SW     W      NW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          0       5    20      30     5       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-201030-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
318 PM CDT Sun Mar 19 2017

Date           03/19/17      Mon 03/20/17            Tue 03/21/17            Wed
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                      60          98          63          97          48
Temp          93 91 78 72 67 63 71 89 97 95 81 74 69 65 73 88 95 93 72 61 54 50
Dewpt         50 44 46 48 49 47 47 40 38 39 45 49 49 51 52 47 42 43 52 48 45 42
Max/Min RH                   57          13          60          15          74
RH            23 20 32 42 51 57 42 18 13 14 28 41 49 60 48 24 16 18 50 62 71 74
Wind Dir      SW  S  S SW SW SW  W  W SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      16 13 12 14 13 10 12 10 10 11 13 14 13  9 11 10 13 10 13 16 10 10
Clouds        CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)      1  7  2  1  2  4  5  6  5 28 29 29 35 40 36 33 34 34 38 42 51 60
PoP 12hr                      0          10          10          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              3200   300  5200 16800  8000   500  3500 18500 10400  2100
T Wind Dir              S    SW     W    SW     S    SW    SW    SW    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             18    13    13    14    23    13    13    13    21    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/22  Thu 03/23/17  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17
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      53    84      52    76      44    77      49    79
Temp          65 69   60 55 76 81   62 54 70 74   55 46 69 75   59 51 72 77
Dewpt         43 45   49 52 53 47   49 38 36 34   36 36 34 33   36 37 37 34
Min/Max RH       37      90    29      64    22      68    21      60    20
RH            45 41   66 90 44 29   62 54 29 23   48 68 27 21   43 60 28 21
PWind Dir        NE      SE     S      SW     W      NW    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW SC FW
PoP 12hr          5       5    20      40     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ029-201030-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
318 PM CDT Sun Mar 19 2017

Date           03/19/17      Mon 03/20/17            Tue 03/21/17            Wed
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                      56          91          55          88          45
Temp          88 87 74 67 62 58 66 82 90 88 74 67 61 57 65 79 86 85 67 57 51 47
Dewpt         30 26 30 36 43 43 42 32 29 29 34 39 43 45 47 37 32 35 42 44 43 42
Max/Min RH                   57          11          64          14          83
RH            12 11 20 32 50 57 42 16 11 12 23 36 51 64 52 22 14 17 40 62 74 83
Wind Dir       W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  N NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      13  9  8 11  9  6  9  5  9  9  5 10  9  8 11 10 11  9 10 13 10  9
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)      2  4  3  0  1  4  4  5 13 31 35 38 39 40 30 20 25 30 36 43 52 61
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     5     5     4     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              9200   200 12100 17600  9100   300 14800 18400  9000  1500
T Wind Dir             SW     W     W     W    SW    SW     W     W    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             11     9    10    11     9    11    14    16    16    12
RFTI           1  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           03/22  Thu 03/23/17  Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17
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      51    80      46    69      39    74      44    76
Temp          65 69   59 53 73 77   56 48 63 67   50 41 66 72   54 46 68 74
Dewpt         42 42   44 51 45 36   31 32 32 29   30 32 31 27   29 33 32 27
Min/Max RH       35      93    23      54    23      70    19      60    17
RH            43 37   57 93 37 23   38 54 31 24   46 70 27 19   38 60 26 17
PWind Dir         E      SE     S      SW    NW      NW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC SC FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          0       5    20      30    10       0     0       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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