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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
249 PM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017

TXZ024-231015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
249 PM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017

Date           04/22/17      Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue
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                      40          71          48          87          59
Temp          62 60 52 47 43 41 52 64 70 69 61 58 54 51 63 79 86 84 74 69 64 61
Dewpt         37 35 37 37 36 36 38 35 34 34 37 37 38 38 43 46 46 42 45 42 36 35
Max/Min RH                   84          26          61          23          38
RH            39 40 55 67 78 84 60 34 26 27 41 45 54 61 48 31 25 23 35 37 35 37
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE NW  W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  W  W
Wind Spd      14 13  5  4  3  4  3  3  8 12  9 10  9  9 16 13 13 14 12 16 16 16
Clouds        FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)     23 19 11  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  0  2  7 10  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  6
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Frost                   Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     4     4     3     5     4     4     3     5     5
Mix Hgt              4100   300  5100  5700  3500   200  6400 12600  7600   200
T Wind Dir             NE    NW    NW     S     S     S    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd              6     5     3    10    11     6    16    23    14    16
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           04/25  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          89      53    77      57    82      50    77      53    70
Temp          82 86   64 55 72 75   64 59 76 79   60 52 71 75   60 54 66 68
Dewpt         37 39   49 49 46 45   48 50 45 37   43 43 42 40   45 48 44 39
Min/Max RH       17      79    34      72    22      71    27      79    34
RH            20 19   60 79 40 35   56 72 33 22   52 71 35 28   58 79 45 34
PWind Dir         W      NW    NE      SE    SW      NW    SW       E     N
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 SC FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          0      10     5      10    10      20    10      20    20

$$

TXZ026-231015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
249 PM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017

Date           04/22/17      Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue
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                      40          70          48          85          62
Temp          63 61 53 49 44 41 52 64 69 68 60 57 54 51 62 78 84 83 75 70 67 64
Dewpt         37 36 37 37 36 37 39 36 32 34 38 37 39 38 43 46 48 49 49 47 46 41
Max/Min RH                   85          25          61          29          47
RH            38 39 54 63 73 85 61 35 25 28 44 47 57 61 50 32 29 31 40 44 47 43
Wind Dir       N  N NE  N NW NW NW SW  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      16 14  5  4  4  4  4  1  5 11 10 10 10  9 16 16 17 18 18 17 17 17
Clouds        SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)     30 22 12  1  2  2  2  1  1  1  0  1  2  8  3  3  2  2  2  4  4  7
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                  2     4     4     4     3     4     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              4200   100  5000  5300  2900   100  2900  5300  2800   300
T Wind Dir             NE    NW     N    SE    SE     S     S     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8     6     4     8     9     8    16    24    19    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           04/25  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          90      55    76      57    83      52    78      55    72
Temp          83 87   65 57 71 74   64 59 77 80   62 54 72 76   62 56 68 70
Dewpt         40 42   51 49 47 45   48 51 48 42   44 44 44 42   47 49 46 41
Min/Max RH       18      75    34      75    26      69    29      77    35
RH            22 21   60 75 42 35   56 75 36 26   52 69 37 30   58 77 45 35
PWind Dir         W       N    NE      SE    SW      NW    NE       E     N
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          0      10     5      10    10      20    10      20    20

$$

TXZ043-231015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
249 PM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017

Date           04/22/17      Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue
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                      40          71          49          87          63
Temp          63 61 53 49 44 41 52 64 70 69 61 58 55 52 64 79 86 85 76 72 68 65
Dewpt         38 37 37 37 37 37 38 35 33 33 36 36 38 38 43 46 48 47 49 50 51 48
Max/Min RH                   86          26          61          27          54
RH            39 41 54 64 78 86 60 34 26 27 39 44 54 61 47 31 27 27 39 46 54 54
Wind Dir       N  N NE  N NW NW  N  N SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      14 13  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  8  6  6  6  6 13 14 14 14 19 18 14 16
Clouds        FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     25 17 10  2  1  2  2  2  2  2  0  1  1  8  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  4
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     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              3600   200  5100  5600  3300   100  3400  5500  3400   500
T Wind Dir             NE    NW     N     E    SE     S    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8     5     8     5     8     6    14    21    20    19
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           04/25  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          93      59    82      60    89      56    84      58    78
Temp          86 90   69 61 77 80   68 62 82 86   66 58 78 82   66 60 73 75
Dewpt         37 35   41 50 48 45   48 52 44 38   43 45 43 41   51 52 44 42
Min/Max RH       14      68    28      69    18      62    23      78    29
RH            18 14   36 68 36 29   49 69 26 18   43 62 29 23   58 75 34 31
PWind Dir        SW       W    NE      SE    SW      NW    SW      SE     W
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   SC SC SC FW   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       5     0       5     5      10     5      20     5

$$

TXZ035-231015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
249 PM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017

Date           04/22/17      Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue
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                      38          71          49          89          60
Temp          61 59 52 48 43 39 51 64 70 69 62 59 55 52 64 81 88 86 76 70 66 62
Dewpt         34 34 35 34 35 34 37 34 32 32 35 35 37 36 41 41 40 32 35 33 36 33
Max/Min RH                   85          24          54          14          34
RH            36 39 52 58 73 82 59 32 24 25 36 40 51 54 43 24 19 14 22 25 33 33
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE NE  N SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  W
Wind Spd      13 14  6  5  4  2  4  5  9 13 12 13 11 11 16 16 16 17 13 21 18 18
Clouds        FW SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     25 28 15  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  0  2  6  9  1  2  2  2  1  1  1  3
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     3     3     5     5     5     4     5     5
Mix Hgt              4000   300  4800  5200  3200   200  4400 12200  7600   100
T Wind Dir             NE     N     W     S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              6     3     1    10    11     9    13    21    13    11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  2  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO EL NO NO


Date           04/25  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          91      54    81      57    84      52    81      54    73
Temp          84 88   65 56 75 79   65 59 78 81   62 54 75 79   62 55 68 71
Dewpt         32 31   44 47 43 37   46 47 39 33   39 41 37 36   44 45 39 32
Min/Max RH       12      72    21      64    17      61    20      69    24
RH            15 13   46 72 32 22   50 64 25 18   43 61 25 21   52 69 34 24
PWind Dir         W      NW    NW       S    SW       N     S       E    NW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       5     0       5    10      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ031-231015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
249 PM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017

Date           04/22/17      Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue
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                      40          73          49          86          62
Temp          65 63 54 49 44 41 53 66 72 71 62 59 55 52 63 78 85 84 75 71 67 64
Dewpt         38 37 38 38 37 37 39 36 33 36 38 38 39 39 44 47 49 49 51 48 48 43
Max/Min RH                   85          25          61          29          50
RH            37 38 54 66 76 85 59 34 25 28 41 46 56 61 50 33 29 30 42 45 50 46
Wind Dir       N  N NE  N NW NW NW  S SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      16 14  5  4  4  4  4  0  5 10  9  9  8  8 16 16 17 17 18 18 18 18
Clouds        SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)     27 21 13  4  3  2  2  1  1  1  0  1  3  8  2  2  2  2  1  2  2  6
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                  2     4     4     4     3     4     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              4200   300  5100  5500  3200   200  3000  5800  3600   500
T Wind Dir             NE    NW     N    SE    SE     S     S     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8     5     5     6     9     8    18    23    21    19
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           04/25  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          92      56    79      59    86      52    80      56    74
Temp          85 89   66 58 74 77   66 61 79 83   63 54 74 78   63 57 69 72
Dewpt         40 40   51 50 49 47   50 51 48 40   45 44 45 44   48 50 47 43
Min/Max RH       17      75    34      72    22      69    29      77    35
RH            20 18   58 75 41 35   56 72 34 22   52 69 36 30   58 77 45 35
PWind Dir         W      NW    NE      SE    SW      NW    NE      SE     N
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       5     5       5    10      20     5      20    10

$$

TXZ029-231015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
249 PM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017

Date           04/22/17      Sun 04/23/17            Mon 04/24/17            Tue
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                      36          68          47          86          57
Temp          59 57 49 45 40 37 48 61 67 66 59 56 53 50 62 78 85 83 73 67 62 59
Dewpt         35 34 35 35 34 35 38 36 35 34 36 35 37 37 42 42 40 33 35 31 35 33
Max/Min RH                   92          29          61          16          38
RH            40 42 58 68 79 92 68 39 30 30 42 45 54 61 48 28 20 16 25 26 36 37
Wind Dir       N NE NE NE  N  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W  W
Wind Spd      14 13  4  4  1  2  4  4  8 12 10 12 10 10 16 13 14 14  9 16 16 14
Clouds        FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     17 15  9  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  0  2  9  9  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  5
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Frost                   Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     3     5     5     5     4     5     5
Mix Hgt              3800   300  4900  5700  3400   200  6800 12400  7500   100
T Wind Dir             NE    SE    SW     S     S     S    SW     W    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              6     3     3    11    12    12    18    24    13    13
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           04/25  Wed 04/26/17  Thu 04/27/17  Fri 04/28/17  Sat 04/29/17
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          87      51    78      55    81      49    77      50    69
Temp          80 84   62 53 72 76   63 57 75 78   59 51 71 75   58 51 64 67
Dewpt         34 34   47 47 43 39   46 48 39 33   39 40 38 36   44 44 38 33
Min/Max RH       16      80    25      72    19      66    23      77    27
RH            19 17   58 80 35 26   54 72 27 19   47 66 30 24   59 77 38 28
PWind Dir         W      NW     N       S    SW       N    SW       E    NW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0      10     5      10    10      20    10      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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