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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
341 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

TXZ024-272215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
341 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date             Thu 04/27/17            Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17
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                      83          53          80          50          55
Temp          47 48 60 75 82 80 69 63 58 55 64 74 79 77 65 57 53 51 52 53 54 53
Dewpt         37 37 40 38 37 36 38 39 38 40 39 39 40 44 48 51 51 48 48 46 43 41
Min/Max RH                   19          56          25          94          61
RH            69 66 47 26 20 20 32 42 47 56 40 28 25 31 55 79 94 88 86 75 66 62
Wind Dir       S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N  E  S SE  E NE  N  N NE  N  E  N
Wind Spd       5  9 16 18 19 16  8  8  8  8  6  4  9 14 11  9 11 16  9 16 10 14
Clouds        B1 SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 OV B2 OV
Clouds(%)     54 46 51 32 54 53 73 74 66 39 33 37 50 65 78 84 86 90 87 88 81 89
PoP 12hr                     10           0           5          30          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.12        0.06
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C        S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     3
Haines                  4     4     4     3     2     2     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              6200 12600  1400   400  7200  9800  3000  1800  2700  2800
T Wind Dir              S    SW    NW    NW    NW     S     E     N     N     N
T Wind Spd             23    28     9     9    10    17    18    17    27    25
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          Sun 04/30/17  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17
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          37    60      40    76      48    79      51    71
Temp          44 39 55 58   49 43 68 73   58 50 72 76   59 53 66 69
Dewpt         35 33 29 27   29 31 35 36   40 42 46 43   45 44 42 40
Max/Min RH       82    29      62    24      74    30      73    33
RH            72 81 37 30   46 62 29 26   51 74 39 31   60 71 42 35
PWind Dir         N    NW       W    SW       E     W       N     N
Wind Char       15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV B2 B1 FW   FW FW FW CL   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         50    10       0     0       0     5      20    10

$$

TXZ026-272215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
341 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date             Thu 04/27/17            Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17
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          54          82          53          59
Temp          48 49 61 77 84 82 70 64 59 56 65 76 81 79 67 60 56 54 55 57 58 57
Dewpt         38 38 41 41 39 41 42 42 41 43 44 44 43 47 52 54 54 51 51 49 47 43
Min/Max RH                   20          62          26          93          59
RH            68 66 48 28 20 23 36 45 51 62 46 32 26 32 59 81 93 90 86 75 67 59
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW  N NE SE  E  E NE  N  N  N  N NE  N
Wind Spd       5  9 16 20 20 17 13  8  8  8  8  5  9 11  9 10 11 14  8 17  9 16
Clouds        SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     46 53 54 33 56 57 77 73 66 30 26 34 47 53 69 77 84 90 86 86 82 80
PoP 12hr                     10           5           5          30          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.16        0.04
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C        S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     3
Haines                  4     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              3800  8900   100   200  4800  7700  3800  1500  2500  2900
T Wind Dir              S    SW     W    NW     N    SE     E    NE    NE     N
T Wind Spd             24    27     4     8     9    10    16    18    27    24
RFTI           0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Sun 04/30/17  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17
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          40    62      42    77      50    81      53    73
Temp          47 42 57 60   50 45 70 74   59 52 74 78   61 55 68 71
Dewpt         39 35 32 28   30 32 36 37   41 44 48 45   45 46 45 41
Max/Min RH       79    28      60    24      74    30      72    34
RH            74 76 38 29   46 60 29 26   51 74 40 31   56 72 43 34
PWind Dir         N    NW       W    SW      SE     S       N     N
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW CL   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         50    10       0     0       0     5      10    10

$$

TXZ043-272215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
341 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date             Thu 04/27/17            Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17
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          58          88          57          71
Temp          50 51 64 81 89 87 75 68 64 60 70 81 87 85 73 65 61 58 63 67 70 68
Dewpt         38 39 41 40 37 36 40 47 46 44 42 42 41 43 50 53 53 53 53 45 40 39
Min/Max RH                   15          56          20          84          32
RH            64 63 43 23 16 16 28 46 52 55 36 25 20 23 44 65 75 84 70 45 33 34
Wind Dir      SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  W NW  N  E  S SE  E  E  W  N SE NW SE  W
Wind Spd       4  8 16 18 21 20 16 11  6  6  6  4  8 11  8  4  4  9 11 14 11 19
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW FW B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B2
Clouds(%)     31 40 34 15 22 23 51 48 34 28 26 32 44 49 51 71 71 70 59 60 39 77
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.09        0.03
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S        S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     3
Haines                  4     3     4     5     5     4     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              4400 12800  7700   500  5600  8400  5500   200  2300  2700
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S     W    NW     S     E     S    NE     N
T Wind Spd             21    35    25     9     8     9     9     3    20    24
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Sun 04/30/17  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17
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          40    66      44    82      54    86      56    76
Temp          50 42 60 64   53 47 74 79   64 56 79 83   65 58 71 74
Dewpt         39 35 31 27   30 31 34 32   40 44 47 42   49 48 45 41
Max/Min RH       76    24      53    17      64    24      71    30
RH            66 76 33 24   41 53 23 18   41 64 32 24   57 71 39 30
PWind Dir        NW    NW       W    SW       S    SW       E     N
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 SC FW   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40     5       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-272215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
341 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date             Thu 04/27/17            Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17
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          84          52          61
Temp          49 49 62 78 86 84 70 63 58 54 65 77 83 81 68 60 55 53 56 58 60 59
Dewpt         36 36 36 32 30 29 33 37 37 36 35 34 34 37 43 48 48 48 45 39 34 35
Min/Max RH                   13          50          17          83          37
RH            61 61 38 19 13 14 25 38 45 50 33 21 17 21 40 64 77 83 66 49 37 40
Wind Dir      SE  S SW  W  W  W SW NW  N  N NE  S  S  S  E  N  N  N  S NW SW NW
Wind Spd       9 11 16 21 27 26 13 10  6  6  8  9 12 18 11  9  9 14 12 17 14 20
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     54 40 33 27 30 38 71 59 49 33 27 33 47 58 74 82 83 77 68 67 64 78
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.06        0.08
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S        S  S
Obvis                  BD BD
Wind                    Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     3
Haines                  3     3     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     4
Mix Hgt             11200 13900  8500   200  7900 11700  7900   400  2400  2600
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     W    NW    NW    SW    SE     E    NE     N
T Wind Spd             19    35    12     5     9    21     9     5    21    23
RFTI           0  0  0  2  5  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1
RFTI Category NO NO NO EL CH CH NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL


Date          Sun 04/30/17  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17
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          36    62      41    79      50    82      51    74
Temp          44 38 56 60   50 44 71 76   60 52 75 79   60 53 69 72
Dewpt         33 31 27 24   28 29 30 28   36 40 37 35   43 43 41 37
Max/Min RH       76    24      55    16      63    19      69    28
RH            65 76 32 25   42 55 22 17   41 63 25 20   53 69 36 28
PWind Dir        NW    NW       W     W       S    SW       N    NE
Wind Char       15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 SC FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW FW CL   FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ031-272215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
341 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date             Thu 04/27/17            Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17
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          55          83          54          61
Temp          47 48 62 79 87 85 72 65 60 57 66 77 82 80 68 61 57 55 57 58 60 59
Dewpt         38 38 42 41 38 39 41 44 42 42 43 43 42 46 51 55 55 53 52 49 46 44
Min/Max RH                   18          57          24          95          55
RH            70 68 49 26 18 20 33 46 50 57 44 31 24 30 54 81 93 93 83 72 60 57
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW NW  N NE SE  E  E  E  N  N  N  N  E  N
Wind Spd       6 10 16 19 21 17 12  6  8  8  8  5  9 11  9  8 10 14  8 14  9 14
Clouds        SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     45 51 50 29 47 52 81 70 56 26 24 34 43 52 63 75 82 87 80 81 72 81
PoP 12hr                     10           5           5          20          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.14        0.03
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S        S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     3
Haines                  4     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              3500 12600   900   300  4900  8700  5300  1700  2600  3000
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW    NW     N     S     E     N     N     N
T Wind Spd             24    29     9     8     9    10    18    16    26    24
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Sun 04/30/17  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17
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          39    63      42    79      50    82      54    73
Temp          47 41 58 61   51 45 71 76   60 52 75 79   62 56 69 71
Dewpt         39 35 32 29   30 32 37 38   41 44 48 45   45 46 45 42
Max/Min RH       79    28      60    23      74    29      69    34
RH            74 79 37 29   44 60 29 25   49 74 38 30   54 69 42 35
PWind Dir         N    NW       W    SW      SE    SW       N     N
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 FW   FW FW FW CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         50     5       0     0       0     5      10    10

$$

TXZ029-272215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
341 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Date             Thu 04/27/17            Fri 04/28/17            Sat 04/29/17
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          79          48          55
Temp          46 46 58 74 81 79 67 60 55 52 61 72 78 76 63 55 51 49 51 52 54 53
Dewpt         38 37 39 37 35 34 36 36 36 36 37 36 35 40 44 48 48 47 46 41 36 37
Min/Max RH                   18          54          21          93          50
RH            73 71 49 26 19 20 32 41 49 54 41 27 21 27 50 77 89 93 83 66 50 54
Wind Dir       S  S SW  W  W  W NW  N NW  N  N  S  S SE  E  N  N NE  E  N  S NW
Wind Spd       8  9 16 21 23 20 10  6  5  5  6  8 11 13 13 11 11 16 10 14 13 17
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC B1 SC B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV
Clouds(%)     64 40 38 31 51 46 72 70 55 37 37 39 51 68 84 85 88 88 81 79 74 88
PoP 12hr                      5           0          10          30          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.10        0.09
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C        S  S
Obvis                  BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     3
Haines                  3     3     4     3     2     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt             11300 13900   200   200  8200 12000  7600  1700  2500  2500
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    NW    NW    NW    SW    SE    NE    NE     N
T Wind Spd             21    29     9     6     9    21    16    16    27    26
RFTI           0  0  0  2  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Sun 04/30/17  Mon 05/01/17  Tue 05/02/17  Wed 05/03/17
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          34    58      38    76      46    79      49    70
Temp          41 36 53 56   47 41 68 73   56 48 72 76   58 51 65 68
Dewpt         33 31 28 27   28 30 33 32   38 40 42 38   43 43 40 38
Max/Min RH       82    31      65    21      74    25      74    32
RH            73 82 38 32   47 65 27 22   51 74 34 25   57 74 40 33
PWind Dir         N    NW       W     W       S     W       N     N
Wind Char       15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 SC FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr         50     5       0     0       0     5      10    10

$$

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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