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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
530 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

TXZ024-052215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
530 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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                      86          55          86          59          86
TEMP             55 66 79 85 83 71 65 60 57 68 79 85 83 73 68 64 61 70 80 85 83
DEWPT            41 41 38 37 39 43 47 47 47 49 46 43 44 49 49 51 50 51 51 48 50
MIN/MAX RH                   18          69          23          67          28
RH               60 40 23 18 21 36 52 63 69 51 31 23 25 43 51 62 67 51 37 28 32
WIND DIR         NW SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  2 10  9 11 10  8  4  6 10 16 19 19 18 16 10 14 16 14 19 17
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  1 15 13 24 45 51 66 46 51 47 30 40
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                                                        S  S  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             S  S  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
HAINES                  4     3     3     5     5     5     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              8900 12200  7300   200  7600  8600  4500   400  5600 13800
T WIND DIR             SW    SW    SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD              6     9    10     3    14    26    21    11    20    25
RFTI              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


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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            58      85      55      83      55      85      57      82
TEMP          67 60 79 82 64 57 77 80 64 57 78 82 66 59 76 79
DEWPT         53 54 44 29 32 39 35 35 39 41 44 42 47 48 49 46
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61 82 29 14 30 52 22 20 40 55 30 24 50 67 39 31
PWIND DIR           S      SW      SW       W       W       S       S       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR           30      20      10      10       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ026-052215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
530 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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                      86          56          87          61          87
TEMP             54 65 79 85 83 72 66 61 58 69 80 86 84 75 69 66 63 72 81 86 84
DEWPT            44 44 46 45 45 47 49 50 50 52 50 49 48 53 54 54 52 53 54 53 53
MIN/MAX RH                   25          75          27          67          32
RH               69 46 31 25 26 41 54 67 75 55 35 28 29 46 59 65 67 51 39 32 34
WIND DIR         NE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  4  8  8  9 10  9  6  6 11 13 17 18 17 16 10 13 16 17 18 18
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  1  4  6 25 41 43 57 48 49 43 39 46
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                              S  S  S
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
HAINES                  4     4     3     4     5     5     4     3     3     3
MIX HGT              5900  8300  4700   100  5800  7200  3700   200  5200  6700
T WIND DIR             SE     S    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              9     9    10     5    13    21    19    10    18    25
RFTI              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


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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            60      87      58      85      57      88      58      85
TEMP          69 62 81 84 67 60 79 82 66 59 81 85 67 60 79 82
DEWPT         55 55 52 39 46 45 42 39 43 44 47 46 50 49 52 49
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61 78 37 20 47 58 27 22 43 57 30 26 54 67 39 32
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW       W       W      NE       S       N
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           30      20      20      20       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ043-052215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
530 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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          57          88          63          88
TEMP             54 66 79 86 84 73 67 62 59 70 81 87 86 76 71 67 65 73 82 87 86
DEWPT            42 46 43 41 43 46 49 49 49 52 47 46 47 53 52 53 51 54 53 53 52
MIN/MAX RH                   21          69          24          61          30
RH               64 48 28 21 24 38 52 62 69 53 30 24 26 45 50 61 60 51 37 31 31
WIND DIR          W SW  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  2  6  6  9  8  8  5  5 10 14 16 17 14 13 10 14 17 17 18 18
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)         1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  7 12 27 28 50 50 61 44 57 55 53 43
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                              S  S  S
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3
HAINES                  3     3     5     5     4     5     3     4     4     4
MIX HGT              7800  9100  5100   100  6700  7700  3600   400  4800  6300
T WIND DIR             SW     S    SE     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              4     6     9     5    12    23    19    12    23    24
RFTI              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


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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            62      90      59      86      60      90      61      88
TEMP          71 64 84 87 69 61 80 83 69 62 83 87 70 63 82 85
DEWPT         55 56 47 36 53 51 40 32 37 39 44 43 49 51 49 46
MAX/MIN RH
RH            57 75 28 16 57 70 24 16 31 43 25 21 48 66 32 26
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      SW       W       S       W
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      20      30      10       5       5       5      20

$$

TXZ035-052215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
530 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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          57          87          60          87
TEMP             53 65 79 86 84 73 67 62 59 69 81 86 84 74 69 65 62 71 81 86 84
DEWPT            39 37 34 31 33 35 41 44 43 44 40 40 41 45 46 48 48 49 47 43 40
MIN/MAX RH                   14          55          20          60          20
RH               59 35 20 14 16 25 39 52 55 40 23 20 22 35 44 54 60 46 30 22 21
WIND DIR          S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD          3  8 12 11 12  9 11  9  9 14 20 21 21 21 19 13 18 18 17 21 21
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 SC B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  9 23 39 39 53 56 71 40 59 38 41 48
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                        S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                             S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
HAINES                  4     3     5     5     5     4     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT              9400 11600  6800   100  6700  9000  4900   800  6900 14700
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     S     S     S     S    SE     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             11     9    10     6    21    28    19    23    23    29
RFTI              0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  2  2
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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      84      53      81      55      86      56      84
TEMP          66 59 78 81 63 55 75 78 64 57 79 83 65 58 78 81
DEWPT         52 51 33 22 30 35 31 29 34 38 40 36 41 45 44 40
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61 75 19 11 29 47 20 16 32 49 25 19 41 62 30 23
PWIND DIR           S      SW      SW       W       W       W      SW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      20       5       5       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ031-052215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
530 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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          56          88          61          87
TEMP             54 66 79 86 84 72 66 62 58 69 81 87 85 75 70 66 63 72 81 86 84
DEWPT            44 45 45 45 46 47 51 50 50 52 50 49 48 53 53 54 52 54 54 53 54
MIN/MAX RH                   24          75          26          67          32
RH               69 47 30 24 27 41 58 65 75 55 34 27 28 46 55 65 67 53 39 32 36
WIND DIR          N  E  S  S SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  4  8  8  9 10  9  6  6 10 14 17 18 17 16 11 14 16 16 18 17
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  1  6  9 25 45 49 59 50 50 45 40 46
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                        S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                             S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
HAINES                  4     5     2     5     5     5     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              6400  8900  5200   200  6200  7600  3700   400  5200  7100
T WIND DIR             SE     S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              5     8    11     6    12    23    21    13    20    25
RFTI              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


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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            60      89      58      85      58      88      59      85
TEMP          69 62 82 86 68 60 79 82 67 60 81 85 68 61 79 82
DEWPT         55 55 51 37 45 46 41 38 40 42 46 46 50 50 53 49
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61 78 34 18 43 60 26 21 37 51 29 26 52 67 41 32
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW       W       W       S       S      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR           30      20      20      20       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ029-052215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
530 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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          84          58          85
TEMP             50 62 77 84 82 70 64 59 56 66 78 83 82 72 67 63 60 69 79 84 82
DEWPT            39 39 34 34 34 37 41 43 43 45 41 41 42 46 47 49 48 49 47 42 39
MIN/MAX RH                   17          62          23          64          22
RH               66 43 21 17 18 30 43 55 62 47 27 23 24 39 49 60 64 49 32 23 22
WIND DIR         SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD          3  9 11 10 10  9  9  6  8 13 19 21 21 20 18 12 17 17 16 20 19
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  4 17 29 33 48 47 66 40 54 33 29 34
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                              S  S  S
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3
HAINES                  5     3     5     5     5     5     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT             10400 12300  7300   200  6900  9200  4700   700  7200 15000
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     S     S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             12    10    11     9    21    27    19    24    26    29
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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      82      51      80      52      82      54      80
TEMP          64 56 76 79 61 53 74 77 61 54 75 79 63 56 74 77
DEWPT         49 50 35 25 29 36 33 32 36 39 41 39 44 44 46 43
MAX/MIN RH
RH            58 80 22 14 29 52 22 19 39 57 29 24 50 64 37 30
PWIND DIR           S      SW      SW       W       W       W      SW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR           30      20       5       5       5       5       5      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 INDX...........................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 FOR ACCUMULATING 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(FT 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).....................PASQUILL 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
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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