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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
415 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

TXZ024-232215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
415 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date             Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17
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                      71          48          87          61          86
Temp             42 52 64 70 69 61 58 54 51 63 79 86 85 75 70 66 63 71 80 85 83
Dewpt            35 36 33 31 31 34 34 36 37 42 45 46 45 47 43 38 38 37 37 37 38
Min/Max RH                   26          61          23          38          17
RH               78 55 31 23 24 36 40 50 59 46 30 25 25 38 38 36 39 29 21 18 20
Wind Dir          W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd          4  3  4  6 10  8  9  6  9 16 13 13 13 19 14 14 13 17 16 16 10
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)         3  3  3  2  2  4  6  9  5  0  1  0  1  4  9 15  9 13 38 54 64
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Frost             Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     5     4     4     3     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              5100  5700  3500   200  6400 12600  7600   200  7900 10800
T Wind Dir             NW     S     S     S    SW    SW     S    SW     W     W
T Wind Spd              3    10    11     6    16    23    14    16    31    29
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          Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          51    68      49    79      50    78      54    70
Temp          60 52 64 66   57 51 72 76   59 52 72 76   61 55 66 68
Dewpt         45 46 42 39   41 43 45 42   46 45 45 46   50 52 41 36
Max/Min RH       79    34      72    22      71    27      79    34
RH            58 80 45 37   55 74 38 30   62 77 37 34   67 88 40 31
PWind Dir        NW     N       E     S      NE    SW       S    NW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         10    10      10    10      10    10      20    20

$$

TXZ026-232215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
415 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date             Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17
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                      70          48          85          62          89
Temp             42 52 64 69 68 60 57 54 51 62 78 84 83 74 70 67 64 72 82 88 86
Dewpt            35 38 35 32 33 36 37 38 38 42 45 47 49 50 48 48 43 40 39 38 42
Min/Max RH                   25          61          29          47          18
RH               76 59 34 25 27 41 47 54 61 48 31 28 31 43 45 50 46 31 22 17 21
Wind Dir         NW NW  W  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W SW
Wind Spd          4  5  4  5  9  8  9  9  9 16 14 17 17 19 14 14 13 16 18 18 11
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)         3  3  3  2  2  4  5  7  3  1  2  1  1  2  6 23 11 10 28 40 61
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     3     4     4     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              5000  5300  2900   100  2900  5300  2800   300  6600 10000
T Wind Dir              N    SE    SE     S     S     S     S    SW     W     W
T Wind Spd              4     8     9     8    16    24    19    14    21    21
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


Date          Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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    69      50    76      53    80      56    73
Temp          63 54 65 67   57 52 70 74   61 55 74 78   63 57 69 71
Dewpt         47 46 42 39   42 44 46 44   47 47 46 47   53 51 43 38
Max/Min RH       75    34      75    26      69    29      77    35
RH            56 74 43 36   57 74 42 34   60 74 37 33   70 80 39 30
PWind Dir        NW     N       E    SE       E     W       S    NW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         10    10      10    10      20     5      30    20

$$

TXZ043-232215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
415 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date             Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17
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                      71          49          87          63          92
Temp             42 52 64 70 69 61 58 55 52 63 79 86 85 76 72 68 65 74 85 91 89
Dewpt            36 36 34 31 31 34 34 37 38 43 46 48 47 49 50 52 49 44 36 37 34
Min/Max RH                   26          61          27          54          14
RH               80 55 32 24 25 36 41 52 61 48 31 28 28 39 46 56 56 34 17 15 14
Wind Dir         NW NW NW  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW SW
Wind Spd          4  4  3  3  6  5  6  5  8 14 14 16 14 19 14 13 13 13 13 17 16
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC
Clouds(%)         3  3  3  3  3  4  6  7  3  3  8 10  5  1  5  5  5  3 16  8 50
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              5100  5600  3300   100  3400  5500  3400   500  6800  9800
T Wind Dir              N     E    SE     S    SW     S     S    SW     W    SW
T Wind Spd              8     5     8     6    14    21    20    19    20    29
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  1
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


Date          Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          58    74      51    85      57    85      60    78
Temp          67 59 70 72   60 53 78 82   66 59 79 83   67 61 73 75
Dewpt         44 47 44 40   42 43 45 42   49 49 47 47   55 49 43 36
Max/Min RH       68    28      69    18      62    23      78    29
RH            44 66 39 31   51 68 31 24   54 69 32 28   65 66 34 24
PWind Dir         W     N       E     S       S    SW       S     W
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       5    10       5     5      20     5

$$

TXZ035-232215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
415 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date             Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17
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                      71          49          88          60          89
Temp             40 51 64 70 69 62 58 55 52 64 80 87 85 75 69 65 62 71 82 88 86
Dewpt            34 36 32 31 30 32 31 35 35 40 43 40 34 36 34 39 33 36 31 31 32
Min/Max RH                   24          54          14          34          12
RH               79 56 30 23 23 32 36 47 52 41 27 19 16 24 27 38 33 28 16 13 14
Wind Dir          N  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd          3  4  5  8 10  9 12 11  9 14 13 14 16 19 17 13 13 17 19 19 20
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)         2  2  3  3  3  5  7  9  4  0  3  4  1  1  8  0  5  9 29 36 61
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     5     5     5     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              4800  5200  3200   200  4400 12200  7600   100  7600 10300
T Wind Dir              W     S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W
T Wind Spd              1    10    11     9    13    21    13    11    25    29
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  2  0  0  1  2  3  3
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO EL NO NO EL EL CL CL


Date          Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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    73      51    83      53    83      55    74
Temp          62 54 68 71   60 53 76 80   63 55 76 80   63 56 69 71
Dewpt         42 42 39 35   39 41 40 35   43 43 39 36   47 44 35 27
Max/Min RH       72    21      64    17      61    20      69    24
RH            48 64 34 27   46 64 27 20   48 64 26 20   56 64 28 19
PWind Dir        NW     N       S    SW       W    SW       S     W
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    B1 SC FW FW   SC B1 SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   B1 SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          5     0      10     5      10     5      20    10

$$

TXZ031-232215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
415 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date             Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17
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                      73          49          86          63          90
Temp             42 53 66 72 71 62 59 55 52 63 79 85 84 75 71 68 65 73 83 89 87
Dewpt            36 37 34 31 32 35 36 38 39 43 47 48 50 52 48 50 46 41 40 37 40
Min/Max RH                   25          61          29          50          17
RH               79 55 31 23 24 36 43 53 60 48 32 29 32 44 45 52 49 31 22 16 19
Wind Dir          W NW  W  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W SW
Wind Spd          4  4  3  4  8  6  8  8  9 16 13 16 16 20 16 16 13 14 17 16 11
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1
Clouds(%)         3  3  3  2  2  4  5  7  3  1  1  3  1  1  5 18  9  7 24 33 60
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     3     4     4     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              5100  5500  3200   200  3000  5800  3600   500  7200 10400
T Wind Dir              N    SE    SE     S     S     S     S    SW     W    SW
T Wind Spd              5     6     9     8    18    23    21    19    23    25
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


Date          Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          55    71      50    79      53    81      57    75
Temp          64 56 67 69   58 52 73 77   62 55 75 79   64 58 70 73
Dewpt         48 47 44 41   43 44 47 44   47 47 46 48   54 52 44 41
Max/Min RH       75    34      72    22      69    29      77    35
RH            55 73 44 36   57 74 40 31   58 74 36 34   71 81 40 31
PWind Dir        NW     N       E     S       E     W       S     W
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         10    10      10    10      10     5      20    20

$$

TXZ029-232215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
415 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date             Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17
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                      68          47          86          57          85
Temp             38 48 61 67 66 59 56 53 50 62 78 85 83 72 67 62 59 68 78 84 82
Dewpt            33 35 33 32 32 33 33 35 37 42 43 40 36 35 31 38 34 36 34 35 34
Min/Max RH                   29          61          16          38          16
RH               82 60 35 27 28 37 42 50 61 48 29 20 19 26 26 41 39 31 20 17 18
Wind Dir         NW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd          3  4  4  6 10  8 10 10  9 16 13 13 13 13 13 12 12 18 18 17 13
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)         3  3  3  2  2  4  6  9  3  0  2  1  1  4 11  7  8 10 37 54 66
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Frost             Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     5     5     5     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              4900  5700  3400   200  6800 12400  7500   100  7800 10400
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     S    SW     W    SW    SW     W     W
T Wind Spd              3    11    12    12    18    24    13    13    29    31
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO


Date          Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          49    69      48    79      50    80      51    70
Temp          59 51 64 67   56 50 72 76   60 52 73 77   59 52 65 68
Dewpt         42 43 39 36   39 42 41 38   44 43 40 37   48 46 35 31
Max/Min RH       80    25      72    19      66    23      77    27
RH            53 74 40 32   53 74 33 25   55 71 30 24   67 80 33 25
PWind Dir        NW     N      SE    SW       N    SW       S    NW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10     5      10    10      10     5      20    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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