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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
350 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

TXZ024-222215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
350 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date             Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17
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          57          83          52          70
Temp          53 50 55 66 70 70 65 63 61 59 65 76 82 81 68 61 56 53 58 65 69 68
Dewpt         46 44 45 45 47 49 50 51 52 54 54 50 48 47 46 41 33 30 28 28 30 31
Min/Max RH                   44          83          29          49          23
RH            78 81 70 47 44 47 58 65 72 83 68 40 31 30 45 48 42 41 32 25 23 25
Wind Dir      NE NE NE  E  E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W NW
Wind Spd       9  9  8  6  8 10  8  9  9 11 18 24 27 25 20 18 13 17 21 21 24 25
Clouds        B1 SC B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC B1 SC
Clouds(%)     51 47 78 62 32 29 37 33 60 63 52 50 72 61 74 67 43 35 21 45 56 39
PoP 12hr                      5          10          10          60          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.10           0
Rain SHWRS                                            L  L
TSTMS                                                 L  L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     3     2
Mix Hgt              1900  2500  1800  1300  3000  3400  3300   900  7100  7000
T Wind Dir             NE     E     E    SE     S     S     S    SW    SW    NW
T Wind Spd             10     8     9     9    25    32    40    16    27    29
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  3  1  0  0  0  2  2  3  3
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL EL NO NO NO EL EL CL CL


Date          Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17
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          43    74      48    79      47    76      48    76
Temp          52 45 67 72   57 50 71 76   57 49 69 74   57 50 69 74
Dewpt         33 33 31 26   32 34 30 29   33 38 37 33   37 38 39 35
Max/Min RH       62    18      53    16      67    22      63    23
RH            48 62 27 18   38 53 22 18   41 67 32 23   47 63 33 24
PWind Dir        NW    NW       S    SW      NW     N       S     S
Wind Char       15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5     0       0     0       5     0       5    10

$$

TXZ026-222215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
350 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date             Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17
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          57          85          54          74
Temp          54 51 56 66 69 69 65 63 61 59 66 78 84 83 70 63 58 55 60 68 73 72
Dewpt         45 44 44 46 48 50 50 53 54 54 56 52 48 46 47 49 46 33 30 30 31 31
Min/Max RH                   47          84          27          65          21
RH            71 77 64 48 47 51 58 70 78 83 70 40 29 27 44 60 64 43 32 24 21 22
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE  E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W
Wind Spd      11  9 10  8  5  9  6  9 10 10 16 23 28 25 21 18 16 14 18 21 24 21
Clouds        B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW SC B1 SC
Clouds(%)     51 41 59 62 44 30 48 39 52 55 45 38 59 62 57 80 65 32 19 26 56 40
PoP 12hr                     10          10          10          50          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.07           0
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     6     5     5     5     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              2100  2700  1800   700  3500  3600  4500  4000  9400  9000
T Wind Dir             NE     E    NE    SE     S     S     S    SW    SW     W
T Wind Spd             12     8     6     8    23    34    41    23    26    23
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  3  2  0  0  0  0  2  3  2
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO EL CL EL


Date          Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17
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          44    74      48    80      49    76      49    77
Temp          54 46 67 72   57 50 72 78   59 51 69 74   58 51 70 75
Dewpt         36 33 34 31   36 34 34 32   37 38 39 36   40 39 42 40
Max/Min RH       60    21      54    18      61    24      63    27
RH            50 60 29 22   45 54 25 19   44 61 33 25   51 63 36 28
PWind Dir        NW    NW       S    SW      NW     N      SE    SE
Wind Char       15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5     0       0     5       5     0       5    10

$$

TXZ043-222215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
350 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date             Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17
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                      79          60          84          53          75
Temp          58 54 60 73 78 77 70 67 64 62 67 78 83 82 69 62 58 55 60 69 74 73
Dewpt         50 47 47 49 51 52 55 56 56 55 55 53 48 45 48 49 40 31 29 27 28 29
Min/Max RH                   39          78          27          62          18
RH            75 77 62 43 39 42 58 68 75 78 64 42 30 27 48 62 52 41 32 21 18 19
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W
Wind Spd       9  9  9  6  8 11 10 10 10 10 16 23 26 24 20 17 13 14 18 21 24 21
Clouds        FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)     23 21 30 42 26 22 28 29 37 44 35 36 51 53 61 78 60 31 21 19 42 34
PoP 12hr                      5          10           5          40           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.07           0
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     3     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     6     5     4     5     3     4     2
Mix Hgt              2700  4300  2900  1700  2600  4000  3900  4900  9200  9700
T Wind Dir             NE     E    SE     S     S     S     S    SW    SW     W
T Wind Spd             12    10    10    21    27    34    36    27    31    43
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  2  3  2
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO EL CL EL


Date          Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17
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          45    76      51    83      50    79      52    80
Temp          55 47 69 74   60 53 75 80   61 52 72 77   61 54 73 78
Dewpt         33 34 33 29   34 37 33 26   34 39 39 35   40 43 41 37
Max/Min RH       61    18      53    13      61    21      68    22
RH            44 61 25 19   37 53 21 14   36 61 30 22   47 68 31 23
PWind Dir        NW    NW       S    SW       W     N      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       0     0       5     0       5    10

$$

TXZ035-222215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
350 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date             Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17
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          58          82          49          70
Temp          56 52 58 70 75 74 68 65 62 60 65 75 81 79 66 59 54 51 55 64 69 68
Dewpt         47 46 46 48 47 48 50 52 53 53 54 50 47 45 45 35 32 27 27 27 28 28
Min/Max RH                   37          78          29          47          21
RH            72 80 64 45 37 40 52 63 72 78 68 41 30 30 47 40 43 39 34 24 21 22
Wind Dir      NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W SW  W  W  W NW
Wind Spd      11 10 10  8 11 13 13 13 16 13 18 25 28 31 24 17 18 18 21 26 29 28
Clouds        SC SC B1 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC B1 SC
Clouds(%)     40 39 52 43 26 22 28 27 62 64 56 51 70 64 84 62 42 36 22 34 52 33
PoP 12hr                      5          10          10          60           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.15           0
Rain SHWRS                                            L  L
TSTMS                                                 L  L
Obvis                                          BD BD                   BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     1     1     1
Haines                  6     5     5     5     5     6     4     4     4     2
Mix Hgt              2000  2700  1900  1500  3000  3800  3700  4600  5500  5500
T Wind Dir             NE    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     W     W    NW
T Wind Spd             10    12    11    26    27    33    37    27    34    40
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  4  3  0  0  0  2  4  4  4
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL CL NO NO NO EL CL CL CL


Date          Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17
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          41    74      48    78      45    76      48    77
Temp          51 43 66 72   57 50 71 75   56 47 69 74   57 50 70 75
Dewpt         30 31 27 24   29 31 27 23   32 36 35 29   34 35 35 29
Max/Min RH       62    16      48    13      65    19      56    18
RH            44 62 23 16   34 48 19 14   40 65 28 19   42 56 27 18
PWind Dir        NW    NW       S    SW      NW    NE       S     S
Wind Char       15>   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       0     0       0     0       0    10

$$

TXZ031-222215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
350 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date             Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17
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                      72          58          86          53          75
Temp          55 52 57 67 71 71 66 64 62 60 66 79 85 83 70 63 58 55 60 69 74 73
Dewpt         47 45 45 47 48 51 52 53 54 55 57 52 49 47 48 48 45 33 31 29 31 32
Min/Max RH                   44          86          28          64          20
RH            74 77 64 49 44 49 60 68 77 86 71 39 29 29 46 59 62 43 33 22 20 22
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE  E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W
Wind Spd       9  8  9  6  6  8  6  9 10 10 17 25 28 25 21 18 13 13 18 23 24 23
Clouds        SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW B1 SC
Clouds(%)     46 39 54 61 38 26 45 39 51 53 41 37 59 57 54 79 58 31 18 25 52 39
PoP 12hr                      5          10          10          50           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.07           0
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     3     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     6     5     4     5     3     4     2
Mix Hgt              2200  3000  2100  1400  3400  3800  4500  3800  9300  9200
T Wind Dir             NE     E     E     S     S     S     S    SW    SW     W
T Wind Spd             12     8     8    11    25    35    41    20    28    29
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  3  2  0  0  0  0  2  3  2
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO EL CL EL


Date          Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17
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          44    76      48    83      49    78      49    79
Temp          54 46 69 74   58 50 75 80   59 51 71 76   59 51 72 77
Dewpt         36 34 34 31   36 36 34 32   37 39 40 37   41 40 43 40
Max/Min RH       62    20      57    17      65    24      65    27
RH            50 62 28 21   44 57 23 18   43 65 32 24   51 65 35 27
PWind Dir        NW    NW       S    SW      NW     N      SE    SE
Wind Char       15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5     0       0     5       5     0       5    10

$$

TXZ029-222215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
350 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Date             Wed 03/22/17            Thu 03/23/17            Fri 03/24/17
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                      72          55          81          46          67
Temp          51 47 53 66 71 71 64 62 59 57 63 74 80 78 64 56 51 48 52 61 66 65
Dewpt         45 44 45 46 47 48 49 49 53 53 53 50 47 47 46 35 32 27 28 28 30 30
Min/Max RH                   42          86          31          52          26
RH            80 89 74 48 42 44 58 62 80 86 70 43 31 33 52 45 48 44 39 28 26 27
Wind Dir      NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W SW SW  W NW NW
Wind Spd       9  8  9  8  9 11 10 11 10 12 17 23 26 26 21 13 14 16 23 23 27 27
Clouds        SC SC B2 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC
Clouds(%)     41 44 79 60 27 25 31 26 63 65 56 52 69 64 84 66 35 38 29 44 61 41
PoP 12hr                      5          10          10          60          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.18           0
Rain SHWRS                                            L  L
TSTMS                                                 L  L
Obvis                                          BD BD                   BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     5     5     5     6     4     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              1600  2100  1500   700  3000  3900  3800  2700  5300  4900
T Wind Dir              E    SE    SE     S     S     S     S    SW    SW    NW
T Wind Spd              9    10    10    16    26    33    37    28    33    35
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  2  0  0  0  2  2  4  4
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO EL EL CL CL


Date          Sat 03/25/17  Sun 03/26/17  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17
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          38    72      46    75      42    74      45    74
Temp          48 40 64 70   55 48 68 72   53 44 66 72   55 47 67 72
Dewpt         31 31 27 25   29 31 29 26   31 36 35 30   33 35 37 31
Max/Min RH       70    18      51    17      73    20      63    22
RH            51 70 24 18   37 51 23 18   43 73 32 21   43 63 33 22
PWind Dir        NW    NW       S    SW      NW    NE       S     S
Wind Char       15>   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          0     0       0     0       5     0       0    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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