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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
436 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

TXZ024-262215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
436 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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          44          74          50          68
Temp             48 57 72 79 77 63 55 50 46 53 67 73 72 62 57 54 51 56 64 67 67
Dewpt            30 29 27 25 28 32 35 36 37 41 40 39 39 40 41 44 44 48 50 51 52
Min/Max RH                   14          77          27          73          49
RH               49 34 19 14 16 31 47 58 70 64 37 29 30 44 56 70 79 74 61 57 59
Wind Dir          S SW  W  W  W NW  N  N NW  N NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd          6 10 17 20 17 13 12 11  9  8  4  5  9  8  9  9  9 11 13 13 12
Clouds           B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 OV B2 B2
Clouds(%)        52 40 27 25 23 16  9 13 17 17 14 19 27 29 30 50 55 65 91 87 87
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          60
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.70
TSTMS                                                             L  L  L  L  L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7500 12600  7900  1200  3800  7400  4700   700  1200  1200
T Wind Dir             SW     W    NW    NW     N    SW    SE     E     E     E
T Wind Spd             16    27    18    18    11     5     8    10    14    14
RFTI              0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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      46    69      42    71      47    68
Temp          57 52 64 66   53 48 63 67   51 44 64 69   55 48 63 66
Dewpt         50 46 41 44   41 40 38 36   39 39 41 41   43 43 42 39
Max/Min RH       96    46      77    31      74    28      70    30
RH            77 80 43 45   64 75 40 32   62 82 43 36   65 83 46 37
PWind Dir        SE     W      NW    NW      NE     E       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         70    30      20    10       5     5      20    30

$$

TXZ026-262215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
436 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      84          47          75          50          71
Temp             50 59 75 83 81 66 58 53 49 56 68 74 73 63 58 54 51 57 66 70 70
Dewpt            33 33 32 28 29 33 36 38 39 43 43 42 40 42 43 44 44 47 52 54 56
Min/Max RH                   13          80          28          80          48
RH               52 37 21 13 15 29 44 57 68 62 40 32 30 46 57 69 77 69 61 57 61
Wind Dir         SE  S SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd          8 12 14 19 16 13 13 12  9 10  6  5  8  8  9  8  9 12 14 16 14
Clouds           B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 OV
Clouds(%)        53 43 32 24 15 14 12 15 18 18  5 14 23 23 27 50 53 79 90 84 94
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          60
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.43
TSTMS                                                             L  L  L  L  D
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3700 12000  7500  1100  4100  5700  3600   400  1500  1800
T Wind Dir              S    SW     W    NW     N    NE     E     E     E     E
T Wind Spd             13    26    12    14    13     4     9    10    16    20
RFTI              0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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    70      46    69      44    71      48    69
Temp          59 54 65 68   54 48 63 67   53 46 65 69   55 49 64 67
Dewpt         55 50 45 43   44 41 41 40   41 40 43 43   45 44 44 44
Max/Min RH      100    47      80    35      76    33      80    36
RH            87 86 48 40   69 77 44 37   64 79 45 39   69 83 48 43
PWind Dir        SE    SW      NW    NW      NE     E       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV OV B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         80    30      10    10       5     5      20    30

$$

TXZ043-262215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
436 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      84          47          77          53          76
Temp             50 59 75 83 81 66 59 53 49 56 70 76 75 66 61 57 55 60 70 75 74
Dewpt            35 35 31 24 20 24 31 34 36 42 43 41 39 43 44 46 48 54 57 56 55
Min/Max RH                   11          72          26          82          48
RH               56 40 20 11 10 20 34 48 61 60 38 28 27 43 53 67 77 80 63 52 51
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW  W SW NW  N  N  N NE  E SE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SE
Wind Spd          6 13 16 20 16 11  8  8  6  9  5  4  6  8  9  8  9 11 14 13 13
Clouds           SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 OV B2 B2
Clouds(%)        42 39 35 23 11  7  4  5  7 12 11 16 15 15 21 48 59 60 89 83 87
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          60
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.51
TSTMS                                                             L  L  L  L  L
Red Flag                W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              8000 11400  6800   300  3800  6500  3600   600   900  4200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     W    NW     N    SW     E     E     E    SE
T Wind Spd             20    29    11    10    12     4     6    11    14    24
RFTI              0  0  0  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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    73      47    71      46    77      52    71
Temp          60 54 68 71   55 49 65 69   55 48 70 75   59 53 66 69
Dewpt         55 47 40 38   42 42 41 40   42 41 45 43   47 45 45 44
Max/Min RH       86    33      82    32      76    30      74    33
RH            84 76 36 30   61 77 41 34   60 77 41 32   65 75 46 40
PWind Dir         S    SW      NW    NW      NE     E       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV B2 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         70    20      10     5       5     5      10    30

$$

TXZ035-262215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
436 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      81          40          75          50          73
Temp             51 59 73 80 78 61 53 47 42 51 67 74 73 63 58 54 52 57 67 72 71
Dewpt            29 28 25 20 21 25 30 32 34 39 38 36 34 37 40 43 45 48 49 43 39
Min/Max RH                   10          79          23          83          39
RH               42 30 17 11 12 25 41 56 73 63 34 25 24 38 51 66 77 72 52 35 31
Wind Dir         SW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  E  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd         11 14 21 24 19  9 10  9  9  9  5  8 11 10 12 13 11 13 14 14 14
Clouds           B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 SC B1
Clouds(%)        51 39 27 20 13 10  6  8  9 13 18 27 20 29 29 41 54 70 74 50 68
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.72
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  C
Red Flag                W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7100 11600  7400   500  5000  7900  5000   400   700   800
T Wind Dir              W     W     W     N     N    SW    SE    SE     E     E
T Wind Spd             21    29    11    16    11     6    11    13    17    16
RFTI              0  0  2  6  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO EL CH CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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    68      43    69      43    74      48    68
Temp          56 49 63 66   51 45 63 67   52 45 67 72   56 49 63 66
Dewpt         41 40 36 36   39 39 36 33   36 38 39 36   42 43 40 35
Max/Min RH       74    36      82    29      79    23      74    26
RH            57 71 36 33   63 79 36 28   54 76 36 27   59 80 43 32
PWind Dir         S     W      NW    NW       E    SE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         50    20      10     5       5     5      20    30

$$

TXZ031-262215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
436 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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          76          51          73
Temp             50 59 76 83 82 67 59 53 49 56 69 75 74 64 59 55 53 58 68 72 71
Dewpt            33 33 31 27 26 31 37 38 38 44 43 42 41 43 44 45 46 49 54 54 57
Min/Max RH                   12          78          29          81          44
RH               53 37 18 13 13 26 44 58 67 65 39 30 30 46 57 69 78 72 61 53 61
Wind Dir         SE  S SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E SE  E SE SE  E SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd          8 12 14 20 16 11 13 12  9 10  6  4  8  6  8  6  8 11 14 14 14
Clouds           B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 OV
Clouds(%)        52 43 33 23 13 12 10 12 15 17  8 15 21 22 26 47 53 75 90 83 90
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          60
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.47
TSTMS                                                             L  L  L  L  D
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7800 12200  7800  1200  4000  6700  4200   600  1500  2200
T Wind Dir              S    SW     W    NW     N     W    SE     E     E     E
T Wind Spd             18    28    13    17    13     3     6    11    16    20
RFTI              0  0  0  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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    72      46    70      44    73      49    70
Temp          60 54 67 70   54 48 64 68   53 46 66 71   57 50 65 68
Dewpt         55 50 44 44   44 42 42 40   42 41 44 45   46 46 45 44
Max/Min RH       99    43      82    33      79    32      76    34
RH            85 87 44 39   68 80 44 36   66 82 45 39   68 85 48 42
PWind Dir        SE    SW      NW    NW      NE     E       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         80    20      10    10       5     5      20    30

$$

TXZ029-262215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
436 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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          40          73          47          69
Temp             47 55 68 75 73 59 52 46 42 50 66 72 71 61 55 51 49 54 64 68 67
Dewpt            29 28 26 24 26 30 33 35 35 40 39 37 36 38 39 42 44 48 50 45 43
Min/Max RH                   14          89          27          89          47
RH               49 35 20 15 17 33 48 65 76 68 37 28 28 42 55 71 83 80 60 43 42
Wind Dir          S  W  W  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd          9 13 21 21 18 12 10 10  8  6  4  6 10  9 10 10 10 13 13 14 13
Clouds           B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        51 39 27 24 21 13  4  8 13 16 21 26 23 31 30 48 56 70 86 72 73
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.78
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  L
Red Flag                W  W  W
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7100 11700  7500   700  5500  8000  5100   400   800   800
T Wind Dir              W     W    NW     N     N    SW    SE    SE     E     E
T Wind Spd             21    29    17    16    10     6    10    12    18    17
RFTI              0  0  2  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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          46    65      41    67      40    70      44    66
Temp          53 47 60 63   49 43 61 65   49 42 63 68   52 46 61 64
Dewpt         40 41 39 39   38 38 37 34   36 38 40 39   41 41 41 36
Max/Min RH       89    43      89    31      85    26      73    29
RH            61 79 46 41   66 82 41 31   61 86 43 34   66 83 48 35
PWind Dir         S     W       N    NW       E    SE       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 SC SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         60    20      20    10       5     5      20    30

$$

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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