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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

TXZ024-212215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Date             Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun 04/23/17
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                      77          43          64          40          69
Temp          58 56 63 71 76 74 61 53 48 45 51 59 63 62 53 49 45 42 51 63 68 67
Dewpt         53 56 60 59 46 42 45 41 39 38 38 37 38 35 38 37 37 36 38 35 34 34
Min/Max RH                   31          78          36          79          28
RH            83100 90 65 34 32 57 65 73 78 62 44 39 36 56 62 72 79 61 35 28 29
Wind Dir       E  E  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NW NW  W SE  S  S
Wind Spd       5  4  5  9 13 18 18 17 16 16 13 13 13 13  6  4  3  4  4  5  8 12
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 SC FW SC SC B2 SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     82 80 70 40 25 26 38 74 50 44 34 23 21 23  3  2  0  1  0  1  0  0
PoP 12hr                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C
TSTMS          C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3100  6200  3000  2700  3400
T Wind Dir             NW    NW    NE     N     N
T Wind Spd              5     8    20    20    14
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          Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
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          49    87      58    88      57    85      59    86
Temp          58 52 79 84   68 60 81 85   67 59 79 83   68 61 80 83
Dewpt         36 38 46 44   45 38 38 41   44 48 47 42   39 45 44 40
Max/Min RH       59    25      45    19      67    24      56    21
RH            43 59 32 25   43 43 22 21   43 67 32 24   34 56 28 22
PWind Dir         S    SW      SW     W       W     W      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0     5       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-212215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Date             Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun 04/23/17
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                      76          44          64          41          69
Temp          60 57 64 71 75 73 61 53 49 46 52 59 63 62 54 49 46 43 52 63 68 67
Dewpt         54 57 60 59 51 49 47 42 40 39 40 39 39 37 38 38 37 36 40 37 35 35
Min/Max RH                   40          79          39          76          29
RH            81100 87 66 43 43 60 66 71 76 63 47 41 39 54 66 71 76 63 38 29 30
Wind Dir      NE  E SE SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NW NW  N  E SE SE
Wind Spd       6  4  6  8 13 19 18 16 13 14 16 14 14 14  8  6  6  5  5  4  6 12
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     85 87 77 46 26 13 40 62 52 45 39 32 30 19  2  1  2  1  0  0  0  0
PoP 12hr                     30           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.03           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     L  C  C
TSTMS          L  C  C
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2700  3900  2500  2500  4000
T Wind Dir              N     N    NE     N     N
T Wind Spd              8    10    21    21    17
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          Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
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    84      59    88      58    86      61    86
Temp          57 51 77 82   68 61 81 85   68 60 80 84   69 63 80 84
Dewpt         37 38 45 48   48 42 42 45   46 50 50 47   40 45 45 42
Max/Min RH       61    28      50    21      69    28      52    22
RH            47 61 32 31   49 49 25 25   45 69 35 28   35 52 29 23
PWind Dir         S     S       S     W      NW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0     0       5     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ043-212215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Date             Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun 04/23/17
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          47          65          41          71
Temp          64 61 69 78 84 82 66 57 52 48 54 60 64 63 54 50 46 43 53 65 70 69
Dewpt         57 59 63 59 49 44 48 44 41 39 39 39 40 38 38 38 38 37 39 36 35 33
Min/Max RH                   24          71          39          77          25
RH            78 93 81 52 30 26 52 62 66 71 57 46 41 39 54 63 73 77 59 34 27 26
Wind Dir      NE SE SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NW  N NE  E SE
Wind Spd       4  4 13 12 13 13 17 16 16 14 14 14 14 13  8  5  4  4  5  5  4  9
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW CL FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     28 43 37 10  8  4 18 47 46 41 32 22 15 18  1  2  1  3  0  0  0  0
PoP 12hr                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1500  3700  3400  2500  2900
T Wind Dir             NW     S    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd              5     6    24    24    20
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          Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
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    86      61    91      61    89      63    89
Temp          58 51 78 84   70 63 84 88   71 63 83 87   72 65 83 87
Dewpt         35 38 46 46   50 47 36 34   42 42 42 38   41 49 42 37
Max/Min RH       61    26      57    13      46    18      56    16
RH            42 61 32 27   50 57 18 15   35 46 24 18   33 56 24 17
PWind Dir        SE     S      SW     W      SW     W      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW SC   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0    10       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-212215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Date             Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun 04/23/17
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                      83          41          65          40          70
Temp          60 57 66 76 82 80 63 53 47 43 50 59 64 63 54 49 45 42 52 64 69 68
Dewpt         53 57 58 42 29 30 40 40 38 37 36 35 34 33 36 35 36 35 36 33 32 31
Min/Max RH                   14          79          31          76          24
RH            78100 75 30 14 16 43 61 71 79 58 40 32 32 50 58 70 76 54 31 25 25
Wind Dir       E SE SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd       8  5 10 14 17 16 16 19 16 18 16 16 13 13 10  9  6  4  4  6  9 13
Clouds        B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW B1 SC SC SC FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     78 62 54 27 12 11 18 65 45 42 29 16  3 23  0  5  3  1  0  0  0  0
PoP 12hr                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     4     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3100  8500  6200  2700  3300
T Wind Dir             NW     W    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd              5    14    24    19    18
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  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          Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
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          49    88      58    90      60    87      59    86
Temp          58 52 80 85   68 60 83 87   70 62 81 85   68 61 80 84
Dewpt         34 36 42 32   38 33 28 27   37 39 38 32   36 40 38 32
Max/Min RH       54    15      36    10      43    15      46    15
RH            40 54 26 15   33 36 13 11   30 43 21 15   31 46 22 15
PWind Dir         S    SW      SW     W       W     W      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   15>     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-212215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Date             Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun 04/23/17
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                      80          46          65          41          71
Temp          60 58 65 74 79 77 63 56 51 47 53 60 64 63 54 50 46 43 53 65 70 69
Dewpt         55 58 61 62 54 47 48 43 41 39 39 39 39 37 40 39 38 36 39 38 35 35
Min/Max RH                   34          74          38          77          27
RH            84100 87 67 42 34 58 63 70 74 59 46 40 38 59 65 74 77 60 37 27 28
Wind Dir      NE NE SE  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NW NW  N  E SE SE
Wind Spd       4  4  5  6 13 17 17 16 16 16 14 14 14 13  6  4  4  4  5  4  5 11
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     82 80 70 39 21 11 35 64 48 44 37 29 24 27  2  1  1  1  0  0  0  0
PoP 12hr                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2300  4000  3100  2600  3500
T Wind Dir             NW     N    NE     N     N
T Wind Spd              8     8    21    21    17
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          Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
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    86      61    90      59    88      62    88
Temp          58 51 78 84   70 63 83 87   69 61 82 86   71 64 82 85
Dewpt         37 38 47 48   49 44 38 44   44 50 49 46   42 47 46 44
Max/Min RH       61    29      51    18      67    25      54    22
RH            46 61 34 30   47 50 20 22   40 67 32 25   35 54 28 24
PWind Dir         S     S       S     W      NW     W      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0     0       5     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-212215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Date             Fri 04/21/17            Sat 04/22/17            Sun 04/23/17
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                      78          40          63          38          68
Temp          56 54 62 71 77 75 60 51 45 42 49 58 62 61 52 47 43 40 50 62 67 66
Dewpt         51 54 59 46 29 36 41 40 38 37 36 35 35 34 37 35 35 34 36 33 32 33
Min/Max RH                   17          82          35          79          27
RH            83100 90 41 17 24 49 66 76 82 61 42 36 36 56 63 73 79 58 33 27 29
Wind Dir       E SE SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N  W  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  4  8 12 17 19 21 19 17 16 14 14 13 13  9  6  3  4  4  6  9 12
Clouds        B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     81 74 63 26  7 10 36 69 46 44 30 16 13 21  3  5  1  1  0  1  0  0
PoP 12hr                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C
TSTMS          C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     2     3     3     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3300  9300  6900  2600  3200
T Wind Dir             NW     W    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd              5    11    19    20    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Mon 04/24/17  Tue 04/25/17  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17
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          47    85      56    86      56    85      57    83
Temp          56 50 77 82   66 58 79 83   66 58 79 83   66 59 77 81
Dewpt         34 37 43 35   37 34 31 32   41 42 40 35   37 42 40 34
Max/Min RH       61    18      40    14      55    18      53    18
RH            43 61 30 18   34 40 17 16   40 55 25 18   34 53 26 18
PWind Dir         S    SW      SW     W       W     W      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW FW   FW CL FW FW   SC SC FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

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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