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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
313 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

TXZ024-231015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
313 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date           03/22/17      Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17            Sat
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          83          48          70          41
Temp          70 70 64 62 59 57 64 76 82 80 66 58 53 50 55 64 69 68 56 51 47 43
Dewpt         46 48 47 50 52 54 55 53 52 50 50 39 32 30 29 29 30 30 30 31 33 32
Max/Min RH                   91          34          56          23          64
RH            42 45 54 65 78 91 73 45 35 35 56 48 44 46 37 27 23 24 37 46 57 64
Wind Dir       E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
Wind Spd       6  8  4  5  5  9 18 21 26 27 24 13 14 21 25 28 35 32 17 19 17 13
Clouds        SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B2 B2 OV SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW CL CL
Clouds(%)     38 28 30 41 52 49 47 45 49 73 81 89 35 29 22 42 37 31 19  6  5  4
PoP 12hr                      5          10          70           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.16           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                L  L
TSTMS                                     L  L
Obvis                                                      BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     4     5     4     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              1300   600  2700  3600  4000   400  7700  7900  4900   600
T Wind Dir              E    SE     S     S    SW    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              2     5    27    33    34    16    39    43    29    12
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  3  0  0  2  4  4  4  4  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL CL NO NO EL CL CL CL CL NO NO NO NO


Date           03/25  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17
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          74      43    79      45    75      43    75      43    69
Temp          66 72   54 45 70 76   56 47 68 72   54 45 67 72   53 45 63 67
Dewpt         27 26   28 34 32 24   33 39 39 34   38 40 38 33   37 41 44 42
Min/Max RH       18      64    14      75    24      82    23      85    39
RH            24 18   37 64 24 14   42 75 34 25   54 82 34 24   55 84 50 40
PWind Dir        NW       S    SW      NW     N      SE     S      SE     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       5     5       5    20      20    30

$$

TXZ026-231015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
313 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date           03/22/17      Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17            Sat
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          84          49          74          43
Temp          69 69 64 62 59 57 64 76 83 81 67 59 54 51 57 67 73 72 59 53 49 45
Dewpt         45 48 50 55 56 56 58 54 51 49 50 52 40 32 29 30 32 31 32 33 33 33
Max/Min RH                   96          32          78          22          62
RH            42 47 60 78 90 96 81 46 33 33 54 78 59 48 34 25 22 22 36 46 54 62
Wind Dir       E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
Wind Spd       5  6  6  8  8  9 13 20 25 27 24 17 13 17 20 26 35 33 17 19 17 13
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW SC B1 B2 OV B1 FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW CL
Clouds(%)     30 30 43 47 48 51 35 25 49 57 72 89 60 25 17 34 36 37 22  7  6  4
PoP 12hr                      5          10          60           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.06           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                L  L  S  S
TSTMS                                     L  L  S  S
Obvis                                                      BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     2     5     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     5     4     4     4     2     2     4
Mix Hgt              2100   700  2400  3400  3800   500  6500  7600  5200   600
T Wind Dir             NE    SE     S     S     S    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              6    11    25    33    36    12    34    40    29    16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  4  3  0  0  0  1  4  4  4  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL CL NO NO NO EL CL CL CL NO NO NO NO


Date           03/25  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17
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          74      46    82      47    75      46    77      46    72
Temp          67 72   56 48 73 79   58 49 68 73   56 48 70 75   56 48 66 70
Dewpt         31 29   32 34 39 29   36 40 41 37   41 41 41 36   43 43 47 44
Min/Max RH       19      58    16      71    26      77    24      83    38
RH            26 20   40 58 29 16   44 71 37 27   57 77 35 24   62 83 50 39
PWind Dir        NW       S     S      NW     N       E    SE       E     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       5     5       5    20      30    30

$$

TXZ043-231015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
313 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date           03/22/17      Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17            Sat
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          84          52          76          44
Temp          78 77 70 67 64 62 67 78 83 82 68 62 57 54 59 69 75 73 61 55 50 46
Dewpt         50 54 56 57 56 55 56 56 51 50 51 54 37 30 27 27 29 28 29 31 33 33
Max/Min RH                   78          33          76          18          60
RH            37 45 61 70 75 78 67 48 33 34 53 76 48 41 30 21 19 19 30 40 51 60
Wind Dir       E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
Wind Spd       6  9  9  9  8  8 14 20 26 26 21 17 13 17 21 21 27 24 12 11 10  9
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC FW CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     19 22 22 32 44 33 34 37 45 51 72 76 64 29 18 16 22 27 16  4  3  2
PoP 12hr                      5          10          40           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.06           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  C
Obvis                                                      BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     2     2     3
Mix Hgt              3100  1500  2500  3500  3200   700  8300  9700  4900   300
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S    SW     W     W    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              8    18    25    34    31    10    32    33    20     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  2  0  0  0  2  2  4  3  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO EL EL CL CL NO NO NO NO


Date           03/25  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17
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          76      48    83      49    76      48    78      49    73
Temp          69 74   58 50 75 80   60 51 69 74   58 50 71 76   58 51 67 71
Dewpt         30 27   32 37 37 24   30 39 41 36   40 43 40 33   42 44 48 46
Min/Max RH       17      61    13      63    25      78    20      77    39
RH            23 17   37 61 25 13   32 63 36 25   52 78 32 21   55 77 50 41
PWind Dir        NW       S    SW       W     N      SE     S      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       5    20      30    30

$$

TXZ035-231015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
313 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date           03/22/17      Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17            Sat
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          83          46          70          37
Temp          75 74 67 64 61 59 65 76 82 80 65 57 51 48 53 63 69 67 55 48 44 40
Dewpt         47 48 50 53 55 54 54 52 48 50 45 30 28 26 26 27 26 26 28 28 31 30
Max/Min RH                   83          31          48          20          67
RH            37 40 54 67 81 83 68 43 31 35 48 35 41 42 35 25 20 21 35 46 60 67
Wind Dir      SE SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW
Wind Spd      10 13 12 13 13 13 18 21 26 33 21 14 14 21 27 28 33 28 16 14 13 10
Clouds        FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC FW FW CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     21 22 35 27 49 41 57 47 49 73 86 63 39 30 24 34 28 21 12  4  3  1
PoP 12hr                     10          10          70           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.16           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                L  L
TSTMS                                     L  L
Obvis                              BD BD                BD BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     4     3     5     4     2     2     4
Mix Hgt              1600  1400  2100  4000  5600   300  8500  8900  4100   200
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    SW    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T Wind Spd             10    21    28    34    29    13    34    36    18     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  2  0  0  2  4  4  4  4  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO EL CL CL CL CL NO NO NO NO


Date           03/25  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17
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          74      44    80      43    74      44    75      43    71
Temp          66 72   55 46 71 77   55 45 67 72   54 46 67 72   53 45 64 69
Dewpt         26 23   28 32 27 20   29 36 36 30   34 36 36 27   34 39 41 42
Min/Max RH       15      58    11      71    21      68    19      79    35
RH            22 16   35 58 19 12   37 70 32 21   46 68 32 19   48 79 43 37
PWind Dir         W       S    SW      NW     N       S    SW      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0    20      20    20

$$

TXZ031-231015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
313 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date           03/22/17      Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17            Sat
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          84          51          75          44
Temp          71 71 65 63 61 59 65 77 83 81 68 61 56 53 58 69 74 73 60 54 50 46
Dewpt         46 50 52 55 56 56 58 54 50 50 51 51 39 32 30 30 31 31 33 34 33 33
Max/Min RH                   90          32          68          20          60
RH            41 47 63 75 85 90 78 45 32 34 54 68 53 43 33 23 20 21 36 46 52 60
Wind Dir       E  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
Wind Spd       5  6  5  6  9  9 14 21 25 28 24 17 13 18 21 25 36 32 17 19 14 11
Clouds        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 OV B1 FW FW SC SC SC FW CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     25 26 40 42 45 45 33 29 49 57 67 89 58 24 18 32 33 34 20  5  4  3
PoP 12hr                      5          10          60           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.07           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                L  L  S  S
TSTMS                                     L  L  S  S
Obvis                                                      BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     5     4     5     5     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              2000   700  2600  3600  4100   700  8200  8500  5700   700
T Wind Dir             NE     S     S     S     S    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              4    14    25    34    36    14    34    40    29    14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  4  3  0  0  0  2  3  4  4  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL CL NO NO NO EL CL CL CL NO NO NO NO


Date           03/25  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17
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          76      47    83      48    77      47    78      48    73
Temp          68 74   58 49 74 80   59 50 70 75   57 49 71 76   57 50 67 71
Dewpt         31 30   33 35 38 29   34 41 42 38   42 42 41 36   43 44 47 44
Min/Max RH       19      58    15      71    26      79    23      79    37
RH            25 20   39 58 27 15   39 71 36 26   58 79 35 23   60 79 49 38
PWind Dir        NW       S    SW      NW     N       E     S       E     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       5     5       5    20      30    30

$$

TXZ029-231015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
313 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date           03/22/17      Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17            Sat
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                      53          81          45          66          36
Temp          71 70 63 60 58 55 62 74 80 78 63 55 50 47 51 60 65 64 52 47 42 38
Dewpt         46 47 48 50 53 54 55 53 51 50 47 32 30 28 28 29 28 28 29 30 31 31
Max/Min RH                   96          36          56          25          76
RH            41 44 58 69 83 96 78 48 36 37 56 41 46 47 41 31 25 25 41 51 65 76
Wind Dir      SE SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW
Wind Spd       8 10  8  9 10 11 17 21 26 29 21 13 13 19 27 31 36 31 14 14 12  9
Clouds        SC FW SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     30 25 26 30 53 44 55 46 49 76 86 62 27 32 31 43 36 28 16  4  3  3
PoP 12hr                      5          20          70           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.24           0           0
Rain SHWRS                          S  S  L  L
TSTMS                               S  S  L  L
Obvis                              BD BD                BD BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     3     4     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     6     3     5     4     2     2     4
Mix Hgt              1200  1400  2200  4400  3400   500  7700  7900  3700   300
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    SW    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              8    20    28    33    23    18    36    42    19     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  2  0  0  0  4  4  4  4  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO CL CL CL CL NO NO NO NO


Date           03/25  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17
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          72      41    76      42    73      42    72      41    67
Temp          64 69   52 43 68 73   53 44 65 71   52 44 65 70   51 43 61 65
Dewpt         27 23   27 31 29 23   30 38 37 31   35 37 37 28   35 40 41 42
Min/Max RH       17      62    15      79    23      76    21      89    41
RH            24 17   38 62 23 15   41 79 35 23   52 76 35 21   54 89 48 43
PWind Dir        NW       S    SW      NW     N      SE     S      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5     5       5    20      20    20

$$

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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