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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
320 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

TXZ024-222230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
320 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

Date             Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18            Thu 05/24/18
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          64          87          64          89
Temp          64 62 73 81 85 81 71 68 66 64 77 83 87 83 73 69 66 64 74 84 89 85
Dewpt         60 60 63 62 59 60 60 60 61 61 63 61 60 59 59 59 59 59 60 61 60 59
Min/Max RH                   42          90          40          86          39
RH            87 92 72 53 42 50 68 75 85 90 64 48 41 44 61 71 79 84 62 46 39 43
Wind Dir      SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  3  8 10 12 12  6  5  4  4  9 11 11 11  5  4  2  4  6  9 10 10
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     56 66 57 53 52 51 53 55 59 62 65 68 60 52 55 59 57 55 48 42 39 37
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.06        0.02        0.02        0.03           0
Rain SHWRS     S        S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S        S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     3     3     3     1     3     3     3     2     2
Haines                  5     5     5     4     2     2     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              6600  8000  4300   200  8600  8800  5000   700  8000 10700
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     W     S     S
T Wind Spd             12    18     9     5    14    17     6     6    11    13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18
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          66    94      68    96      68    96      68    95
Temp          71 67 90 89   73 69 93 92   74 68 92 92   75 69 90 90
Dewpt         60 60 57 52   55 57 54 50   56 56 54 50   56 57 52 51
Max/Min RH       81    26      67    22      67    22      68    22
RH            67 79 33 29   53 65 27 24   52 66 29 25   53 67 28 26
PWind Dir         S    SW       S     S       S     S      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10      10    10      10    10       5    10

$$

TXZ026-222230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
320 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

Date             Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18            Thu 05/24/18
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                      87          67          89          66          89
Temp          66 64 75 83 87 84 75 71 68 67 78 87 89 87 76 72 69 66 76 85 89 86
Dewpt         62 62 66 64 61 60 62 62 62 63 65 64 61 59 60 61 61 62 63 64 62 60
Min/Max RH                   42          87          38          87          40
RH            87 93 75 53 42 44 65 74 81 87 63 47 39 39 58 69 75 87 63 50 41 41
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  4  6  9 11 11  8  8  6  5  9 10 10 10  8  8  2  5  8  9 10 10
Clouds        SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     41 55 47 48 46 44 45 46 51 56 60 63 54 45 50 55 55 55 48 41 41 40
PoP 12hr                     10          10          10          20          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S              S
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S              S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     3     4     4     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              6000  7500  4300   300  8100  8400  4600   500  7700  8800
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S    SE    SW     S     S
T Wind Spd             10    16    10     6    13    16     9     5    11    12
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18
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          67    95      68    97      69    96      70    97
Temp          74 68 91 91   76 68 92 92   78 69 92 92   76 70 92 93
Dewpt         61 62 62 56   58 60 59 55   58 60 60 54   60 61 60 54
Max/Min RH       84    29      76    26      73    26      73    25
RH            64 82 38 31   53 75 33 28   51 73 34 27   57 73 34 27
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10       5    10      10    10       5     5

$$

TXZ043-222230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
320 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

Date             Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18            Thu 05/24/18
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                      87          67          89          69          90
Temp          69 66 77 84 87 86 78 73 70 67 78 86 89 88 80 74 71 69 79 86 90 89
Dewpt         61 63 65 64 61 60 61 62 62 63 65 62 59 58 58 60 61 63 63 62 61 59
Min/Max RH                   41          87          36          80          37
RH            78 91 69 53 42 42 57 69 76 87 65 46 37 37 48 62 70 80 59 44 38 38
Wind Dir      SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       4  3  5  8  9  9  6  6  5  4  8  9  9  9  6  6  4  4  4  5  6  6
Clouds        SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     41 63 57 44 43 42 43 45 48 52 52 53 48 43 46 49 52 55 47 39 38 37
PoP 12hr                     10          10          10          10          10
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     5     5     5     5     4     3     3     4
Mix Hgt              6600  7000  4100   200  7300  7800  4800   600  7400  8000
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE     S     S    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             10    14     9     6    11    14     9    10    10     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18
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          68    95      69    97      70    97      70    97
Temp          75 69 90 92   76 69 92 94   77 70 93 94   77 70 92 94
Dewpt         60 60 59 53   56 58 56 52   55 58 56 52   58 59 56 52
Max/Min RH       76    26      68    23      66    23      68    23
RH            61 74 35 27   50 67 30 24   47 65 28 25   52 68 30 24
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10       5    10      10     5       5    10

$$

TXZ035-222230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
320 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

Date             Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18            Thu 05/24/18
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          64          85          64          88
Temp          65 62 72 80 82 81 73 70 67 64 75 82 85 83 75 71 67 64 75 84 88 86
Dewpt         59 60 61 59 57 56 57 59 60 60 62 61 58 57 57 58 59 59 60 60 59 56
Min/Max RH                   40          87          40          84          36
RH            81 92 68 49 42 42 57 68 78 87 64 50 40 41 53 64 76 82 60 45 38 36
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  6 10 12 13 13 10  9  8  6 12 12 12 13  9  6  3  6  9 11 11 11
Clouds        B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     75 78 67 65 55 46 54 63 60 57 58 60 56 53 58 63 57 52 45 38 38 38
PoP 12hr                     30          30          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.10        0.06        0.02        0.03           0
Rain SHWRS     C        C  C  C  C  C  C        C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C        C  C  C  C  C  C        C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     3     3     3     1     3     3     3     2     2
Haines                  5     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              6500  7700  5000   400  6800  8000  4900   800  6600 10700
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S    SE     E     S     S
T Wind Spd             14    18    11     6    17    17     9    10    14    10
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18
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          65    94      67    96      68    97      67    96
Temp          73 65 89 91   75 68 92 92   77 69 92 92   76 67 91 92
Dewpt         58 58 56 47   53 56 52 45   51 55 51 44   51 54 45 41
Max/Min RH       78    22      68    18      63    17      63    15
RH            60 77 33 22   46 66 26 20   40 62 25 19   42 62 20 17
PWind Dir         S    SW       S     S       S     S       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   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10       5    10      10     5      10     5

$$

TXZ031-222230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
320 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

Date             Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18            Thu 05/24/18
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                      89          66          90          66          91
Temp          68 65 78 85 89 86 76 72 69 66 80 87 90 86 77 73 70 66 79 87 91 87
Dewpt         61 62 65 63 61 60 61 61 62 62 64 63 60 58 59 60 61 62 62 63 61 59
Min/Max RH                   38          87          36          86          37
RH            80 90 66 48 39 42 61 69 78 87 58 44 37 39 55 65 74 85 57 45 37 39
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  6  9 10 10  6  8  6  5 10 10 11 10  6  8  2  5  6  8  9  9
Clouds        SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     46 56 48 43 43 42 44 46 51 57 59 61 53 45 52 58 57 55 48 41 40 38
PoP 12hr                     10          10          10          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S              S
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S              S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     3     5     5     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              6400  7600  4400   400  8100  8300  4900   400  7900  9000
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S    SE    SW     S     S
T Wind Spd             10    16    10     6    13    16     9     4    11    11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18
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          67    96      69    98      70    98      70    98
Temp          75 68 92 91   77 70 94 93   78 70 94 93   78 70 93 94
Dewpt         61 61 59 55   57 58 57 53   56 58 57 53   59 60 57 53
Max/Min RH       81    27      69    23      67    24      70    23
RH            63 79 34 29   51 67 29 26   46 66 29 26   51 69 30 25
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10       5    10      10     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-222230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
320 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

Date             Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18            Thu 05/24/18
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          62          84          61          86
Temp          62 61 72 78 81 78 69 66 64 62 74 80 83 82 72 68 65 61 74 82 86 84
Dewpt         59 59 62 60 58 57 58 58 59 59 63 61 59 58 58 59 58 58 59 60 59 56
Min/Max RH                   45          90          43          90          38
RH            90 93 71 53 46 48 68 75 84 90 69 52 45 45 61 74 79 89 60 48 41 39
Wind Dir      SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  9 11 12 13  9  6  4  4 11 11 11 12  8  3  3  4  6  9 10 10
Clouds        B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     71 79 66 63 57 50 55 59 59 59 59 60 58 56 59 62 58 55 46 38 37 36
PoP 12hr                     30          30          30          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.10        0.06        0.03        0.04           0
Rain SHWRS     C        C  C  C  C  C  C        C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C        C  C  C  C  C  C        C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     3     3     3     1     3     3     3     2     2
Haines                  5     5     5     3     3     2     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              6700  8000  4200   500  6700  8100  5000   600  8200 11400
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     W     S    SW
T Wind Spd             13    18    11     9    18    17     8     4    13    10
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18
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          63    93      64    94      65    95      64    94
Temp          71 64 88 90   72 65 90 91   73 65 91 92   74 65 89 90
Dewpt         58 58 55 48   53 55 52 46   52 54 52 46   51 52 45 41
Max/Min RH       84    23      73    20      68    19      65    16
RH            63 82 33 24   51 71 27 21   47 67 27 21   45 63 22 18
PWind Dir         S    SW       S    SW       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10       5    10      10     5      10     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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