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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
325 AM CDT Tue Mar 21 2017

TXZ024-212215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Mar 21 2017

Date             Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17
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                      82          50          73          55          82
Temp          65 62 67 76 81 80 66 60 55 52 57 68 72 72 65 62 59 57 63 75 81 80
Dewpt         36 35 37 47 46 49 48 48 46 45 46 45 46 47 48 50 52 52 53 52 48 47
Min/Max RH                   30          77          39          83          30
RH            35 36 33 36 30 34 52 66 73 77 67 43 39 41 54 65 78 83 70 44 32 31
Wind Dir       W  W NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      10 11 10  9 10 12 12  9 10  9  8  6  6 11  9  9  9 11 16 23 27 26
Clouds        SC SC SC SC FW FW SC B2 B2 SC B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B2
Clouds(%)     31 45 42 37 22 24 45 85 85 50 55 42 24 24 18 37 40 33 33 48 44 73
PoP 12hr                      0           5           5           5          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                              S  S  L
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3
Haines                  6     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     5     4
Mix Hgt              1900  3400  2600  1800  2200  2500  1600   800  2800  3600
T Wind Dir             NW    NE     E    NE    NE     E    SE    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd             10    12    21    14    10     6     9     9    14    31
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL


Date          Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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    72      44    72      46    79      49    75
Temp          61 53 67 70   53 46 65 70   56 48 71 77   59 51 69 73
Dewpt         41 30 29 30   33 35 32 30   34 36 36 27   31 37 37 32
Max/Min RH       56    21      65    22      62    16      60    22
RH            49 42 24 23   47 65 29 22   43 62 28 16   35 60 31 22
PWind Dir         S     W      NW    NW       S     S       W     W
Wind Char       15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         60     5       5     0       0     0       5     0

$$

TXZ026-212215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Mar 21 2017

Date             Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17
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                      82          51          72          55          83
Temp          65 61 66 76 81 80 67 60 55 53 57 67 71 71 64 62 59 57 64 76 82 81
Dewpt         45 45 46 48 47 48 49 49 47 44 45 46 47 49 49 51 50 52 52 52 50 47
Min/Max RH                   30          74          42          83          30
RH            46 56 48 37 30 33 52 67 74 71 64 47 42 46 58 67 72 83 65 43 33 30
Wind Dir      SW  W  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       8  8 11 10 11 13 13 10 10 11 10  8  6 11  9 10  9 10 14 23 28 26
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B2
Clouds(%)     26 41 43 41 27 26 34 79 66 55 62 53 42 25 32 36 35 42 39 43 44 70
PoP 12hr                      0           5           5           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    L
TSTMS                                                                         L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  6     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              1900  3200  2500  1600  2100  2400  1700   800  2500  3700
T Wind Dir              N    NE    NE    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE     S
T Wind Spd             10    13    20    17    12     8     9     6    12    31
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL


Date          Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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          53    74      46    73      48    81      50    76
Temp          62 55 68 72   55 48 67 71   57 50 73 79   60 52 70 74
Dewpt         49 32 29 31   36 35 35 33   37 37 43 32   33 40 40 35
Max/Min RH       67    19      60    24      61    18      64    24
RH            62 41 23 22   49 60 30 25   47 61 34 18   36 63 33 24
PWind Dir         S    SW      NW    NW       E     S      SW     W
Wind Char       15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         60    10       5     0       0     5      10     5

$$

TXZ043-212215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Mar 21 2017

Date             Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17
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                      93          54          79          58          83
Temp          66 62 70 84 91 90 73 65 59 56 62 73 78 77 69 65 62 60 66 77 82 81
Dewpt         54 55 55 53 48 48 52 54 51 48 49 50 51 51 53 54 55 54 55 52 50 46
Min/Max RH                   23          76          39          81          29
RH            63 78 59 34 23 24 47 68 75 74 64 45 39 41 57 69 77 81 68 42 33 29
Wind Dir      SW SW SW  W  E NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       8  6 10  4  5 13 13  9  8  9  9  8  8 11 11 10  9 10 16 21 26 25
Clouds        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     23 32 35 38 39 47 47 46 53 37 45 29 22 19 16 24 34 31 20 34 37 64
PoP 12hr                      0          10           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    L
TSTMS                                                                         L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  5     5     4     4     4     4     5     6     6     6
Mix Hgt              2800 16900  9000   600  2100  2600  1800   200  2600  3700
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     E     N    NE     E     E    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd             11    12     9    10    11     8    10     4    18    31
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  3
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL


Date          Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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          53    76      47    75      49    82      52    78
Temp          62 55 70 74   57 49 68 73   59 51 74 80   62 54 72 76
Dewpt         46 32 28 29   35 35 34 31   36 37 42 30   35 38 39 34
Max/Min RH       63    17      59    20      60    16      55    21
RH            56 41 21 19   44 59 28 21   43 60 32 16   36 55 30 22
PWind Dir         S    SW      NW    NW       S     S      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 FW FW   FW CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         50     5       0     0       0     5       5     0

$$

TXZ035-212215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Mar 21 2017

Date             Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17
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          51          78          57          82
Temp          63 58 66 81 89 87 71 63 57 53 59 72 77 76 68 64 61 59 65 75 81 79
Dewpt         43 45 46 42 37 38 46 48 47 47 48 47 45 46 49 50 52 53 52 50 46 44
Min/Max RH                   16          80          32          80          28
RH            44 62 48 25 16 18 41 58 69 80 67 41 32 34 51 60 72 80 63 41 29 29
Wind Dir      SW  W  W  N SE  E  E  E  E NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  6  8  4 10 13 13 12 10  9  9  9  9 13 13 13 13 13 17 24 29 31
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     32 41 44 28 41 63 72 72 53 37 49 31 19 23 23 32 38 36 35 52 62 73
PoP 12hr                      0           5           0           5          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.02
Rain SHWRS                                                              S  S  L
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  5     5     5     4     5     5     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              3200 18400  9300   800  1800  2400  1500   600  2300  3600
T Wind Dir              W    SW     E     E    NE    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              9     8    18    12     8    10    16    12    19    32
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  4
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL


Date          Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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          48    71      43    74      45    78      46    74
Temp          58 50 65 69   53 45 67 72   55 47 70 75   56 48 67 72
Dewpt         35 29 28 27   32 33 30 27   32 33 28 23   28 33 36 28
Max/Min RH       52    20      62    18      58    14      56    19
RH            42 44 25 21   44 62 25 19   41 58 21 14   34 56 32 19
PWind Dir        SW     W      NW    NW       S    SW       W     W
Wind Char       15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 SC FW SC   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         60     5       0     0       0     0       5     0

$$

TXZ031-212215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Mar 21 2017

Date             Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17
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          51          75          56          84
Temp          68 64 69 79 84 82 68 61 56 53 58 69 74 73 66 63 61 58 65 77 83 81
Dewpt         50 53 51 49 48 50 52 53 48 46 46 48 48 50 51 52 52 53 53 53 50 47
Min/Max RH                   29          78          40          83          30
RH            48 68 52 35 29 33 58 74 74 78 64 46 40 44 59 68 72 83 66 43 32 30
Wind Dir      SW SW NW  N NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       9  8 11  8 10 13 13 10  9  9  9  6  8 10  9 10  8 10 14 23 27 27
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B2 B2 SC B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     26 37 41 42 30 28 28 76 74 49 57 50 36 23 27 33 33 38 35 41 43 66
PoP 12hr                      0           5           5           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    L
TSTMS                                                                         L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  6     5     5     5     4     5     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              2100  3500  2700  1700  2300  2600  2100   900  2500  3800
T Wind Dir             NW    NE    NE    NE    NE     E     E    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd              9    11    21    16    12     6     9     8    13    31
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL


Date          Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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    76      46    75      47    82      50    77
Temp          62 54 70 74   56 48 68 73   57 49 74 79   60 52 70 75
Dewpt         49 33 29 32   37 37 34 34   38 37 43 32   34 41 40 36
Max/Min RH       68    19      64    23      64    19      66    23
RH            62 45 22 22   49 64 29 24   48 64 34 19   38 66 33 24
PWind Dir         S    SW      NW    NW       S     S      SW     W
Wind Char       15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 FW SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         60     5       5     0       0     5      10     0

$$

TXZ029-212215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Mar 21 2017

Date             Tue 03/21/17            Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17
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          46          74          54          80
Temp          58 53 61 76 84 82 66 58 52 48 54 68 73 72 65 61 58 56 62 73 79 77
Dewpt         34 38 40 39 40 43 47 47 46 45 46 47 46 47 48 49 51 52 52 51 46 46
Min/Max RH                   21          89          38          86          31
RH            36 57 46 26 21 25 50 67 80 89 74 47 38 41 54 65 77 86 70 46 31 33
Wind Dir       W  W NW NE NE  E  E  E  E NE NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5  8  6  9 13 13 10  9  8  6  6  9 13 10 10 11 12 17 21 27 27
Clouds        SC SC SC SC FW SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     38 43 36 27 20 27 55 85 59 44 47 27  7 22 16 29 33 29 33 55 67 73
PoP 12hr                      0           5           5           5          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.02
Rain SHWRS                                                              S  S  L
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3
Haines                  5     5     5     4     4     5     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              4700 15900  1900  1300  1800  2400  1500   800  2300  3500
T Wind Dir             NW     S     E     E    NE    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              6    11    23    13     6     9     9    14    20    28
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL


Date          Fri 03/24/17  Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17
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          46    68      40    71      43    75      44    72
Temp          56 48 62 66   50 42 64 69   53 45 67 73   54 46 65 70
Dewpt         37 29 29 29   32 34 30 28   32 34 30 24   28 36 35 30
Max/Min RH       54    24      73    21      65    16      68    22
RH            49 47 28 25   50 73 28 21   44 65 25 16   36 68 33 22
PWind Dir        SW     W      NW    NW       S    SW       W     W
Wind Char       15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         60    10       0     0       0     0       5     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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