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National Weather Service Amarillo TX
253 AM CST Thu Dec 2 2021

TXZ012-022200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
253 AM CST Thu Dec 2 2021

Date             Thu 12/02/21            Fri 12/03/21            Sat 12/04/21
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 78          44          69          35          59
Temp          43 41 48 70 77 70 56 53 50 47 52 64 68 62 49 44 40 37 43 53 57 55
DewPt         24 24 23 21 19 21 23 26 27 29 27 22 23 28 30 32 33 34 34 33 32 33
Min/Max RH                   11          49          18          89          38
RH            47 51 36 15 11 15 28 34 41 49 37 20 18 28 48 62 76 89 70 46 38 43
Wind Dir       W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  S
Wind Spd       6  8  9 11 12  9  9 11 10 10 12 13 13  8  9  9  9  9  9  8  9  4
Clouds        CL CL CL FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW CL CL FW SC SC FW SC FW
Clouds(%)      1  4  4 16 42 30 18 18 20 18 21 27 16 13  4  5  8 29 26 21 27  9
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1  2  1  1  1  2  4 <1
Vent Rate      1 <1 <1  6 20  2  4  7  9  6  7 21 47  7  8 21 16 12  9 13 49  4
T Wind Dir     W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E
T Wind Spd     5  4  3  4  6  9 12 18 20 14 13 13 16 13 14 13 13 10  8  6 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
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               Sun 12/05/21  Mon 12/06/21  Tue 12/07/21  Wed 12/08/21
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       38    65      27    53      40    66      31    61
Temp          43   41 61 58 37   29 47 50 45   47 64 57 39   33 55 56
DewPt         33   31 26 23 20   15 11 17 23   24 23 23 25   23 20 20
Max/Min RH         67    21      55    21      42    20      66    20
RH            67   67 26 25 50   55 23 27 41   40 21 26 57   66 25 24
PWind Dir          SW    NW      NE     S      SW     W       N    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ016-022200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
253 AM CST Thu Dec 2 2021

Date             Thu 12/02/21            Fri 12/03/21            Sat 12/04/21
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 77          42          69          32          60
Temp          40 39 47 70 76 69 54 50 49 47 52 65 68 62 48 42 37 35 43 54 59 56
DewPt         22 21 20 19 16 20 23 26 27 29 27 22 22 27 30 31 32 32 34 32 30 31
Min/Max RH                   10          52          17          91          33
RH            49 47 34 14 10 15 31 39 43 50 37 19 17 26 50 65 82 91 71 43 33 39
Wind Dir       W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW SW  S
Wind Spd       5  8  8 13 14  9  8  9 10 13 12 13 12  6  5  6  6  6  5  8  9  5
Clouds        CL FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL
Clouds(%)      1  7 31 13 15 22 16 14 26 18 11  6  8  8  3  3  6 18 21 13  6  5
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4     4     3
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1 <1 <1  1  1  1  3  4 <1
Vent Rate      1  1 <1 17 34  2  4  9 11 10  8 30 42  6  8  6 13 12  7 25 61  6
T Wind Dir     W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE
T Wind Spd     5  5  3 10 11  5 10 19 21 19 14 13 12 12 14 12 11 10  5 10 16 13
RFTI           0  0  0  1  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Sun 12/05/21  Mon 12/06/21  Tue 12/07/21  Wed 12/08/21
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       37    66      25    54      38    65      29    61
Temp          43   40 62 59 35   28 48 51 43   45 63 58 37   33 55 56
DewPt         31   28 24 23 21   17 14 19 23   23 21 22 23   22 22 20
Max/Min RH         66    19      65    23      45    17      65    21
RH            64   63 23 25 56   64 25 28 45   41 20 24 56   65 27 24
PWind Dir          SW    NW      NE     S      SW     W       N    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   FW CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5      10     5

$$

TXZ008-022200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
253 AM CST Thu Dec 2 2021

Date             Thu 12/02/21            Fri 12/03/21            Sat 12/04/21
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 80          40          71          36          60
Temp          43 40 46 70 78 73 57 51 49 44 48 65 69 64 50 45 41 39 43 54 59 56
DewPt         24 24 24 21 20 21 23 24 25 26 25 22 25 29 30 33 33 33 33 31 31 32
Min/Max RH                   11          53          18          78          34
RH            46 53 41 15 11 14 27 34 39 48 39 19 18 27 45 65 72 78 66 41 34 39
Wind Dir      SW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  S
Wind Spd       5  6  6 11 11  6  4  4  4  6  6 12 13  8  6  5  5  5  4  5  6  4
Clouds        CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)      1  1  3  3 22 20 20 20 18 41 13 20 22 23 14 11 17 32 28 28 23 16
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1  1  1  1  2  3 <1
Vent Rate      1  1  1  7 18  2  5  3  4  3  5 24 52  7  8 12 14 10  7 11 28  4
T Wind Dir     W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW  W  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE SE
T Wind Spd     5  4  3  6  6  6 10  8  9 10  9 13 17 13 14 14 12  9  5  5 10 10
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               Sun 12/05/21  Mon 12/06/21  Tue 12/07/21  Wed 12/08/21
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       37    67      27    55      42    68      31    64
Temp          44   41 62 59 38   29 49 52 47   48 64 61 40   34 57 60
DewPt         33   31 25 21 19   14 10 15 22   23 23 23 25   23 19 20
Max/Min RH         66    20      53    18      38    18      63    18
RH            64   66 23 23 47   53 20 22 37   37 20 24 56   63 22 21
PWind Dir          SW    NW      NE     S      SW     W       N    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW CL CL   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5      10     5

$$

TXZ008-022200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
253 AM CST Thu Dec 2 2021

Date             Thu 12/02/21            Fri 12/03/21            Sat 12/04/21
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 78          44          69          37          59
Temp          45 42 47 68 76 72 58 53 51 48 49 64 68 63 51 46 43 40 42 52 57 56
DewPt         24 25 25 22 22 23 24 26 27 28 26 24 27 31 31 34 34 34 34 33 32 33
Min/Max RH                   13          50          21          81          38
RH            42 51 41 18 13 16 27 33 40 45 39 22 21 29 47 63 71 80 72 47 38 43
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  S
Wind Spd       5 10 10 12 12  8  8  9  9 11 11 13 13  9  9  9  9  9  8  6  8  5
Clouds        CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      1  2  3  5 14 16 20 20 18 42 11 23 24 19 12 10 13 30 24 22 22 11
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1  1  1  1  1  2  4 <1
Vent Rate      1 <1  1  8 14  3  6  6  6  6  6 25 55  7  8 20 14 10  6 11 36  4
T Wind Dir    SW  W  W SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E
T Wind Spd     5  4  4  8  6  9 14 16 16 16 10 13 17 13 14 17 12  9  5  5 11 10
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               Sun 12/05/21  Mon 12/06/21  Tue 12/07/21  Wed 12/08/21
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       40    66      28    54      44    67      33    62
Temp          45   44 61 59 39   30 48 52 48   51 63 59 40   35 55 59
DewPt         34   32 26 22 20   16 11 18 24   25 25 25 26   24 21 21
Max/Min RH         64    22      55    21      38    21      63    21
RH            63   62 27 25 47   55 23 26 38   36 23 27 58   63 26 24
PWind Dir          SW    NW      NE     S      SW     W       N    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5      10     5

$$

TXZ006-022200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
253 AM CST Thu Dec 2 2021

Date             Thu 12/02/21            Fri 12/03/21            Sat 12/04/21
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 73          29          66          28          58
Temp          36 33 43 68 73 64 46 39 35 33 48 64 65 58 43 37 33 31 40 53 57 52
DewPt         18 16 19 20 19 21 20 20 19 18 23 28 30 33 32 32 31 30 32 31 31 32
Min/Max RH                   13          56          24          95          37
RH            47 50 38 16 13 19 35 45 52 55 37 25 27 37 65 83 90 95 74 44 37 45
Wind Dir       W  W  W SW  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  S  S
Wind Spd       6  6  6 10 12  9  5  6  5  9 13 20 18 10  9  8  8  5  4  5  9  8
Clouds        CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL
Clouds(%)      1  3  4  3  9 15 28 18 22 39 10 16 18 25 29 11 16 23 19  8  2  4
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     3     4     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1  1  1 <1  3  4 <1
Vent Rate      2  1 <1  5 27  2  3  3  1  3  9 44 66 10  9  7 13  6  3 28 61  6
T Wind Dir     W  W  W SW  S  S  S SW  W  W  N  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N NE  E  S
T Wind Spd     6  5  3  4 12  5 11 11  4  9 16 20 20 16 14 12 11  5  3 10 18 14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Sun 12/05/21  Mon 12/06/21  Tue 12/07/21  Wed 12/08/21
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       29    62      20    51      35    62      23    59
Temp          35   32 60 53 29   22 46 48 40   41 60 53 32   26 54 54
DewPt         29   25 24 22 19   15 15 20 21   21 22 24 21   20 20 21
Max/Min RH         80    22      73    27      47    22      79    23
RH            79   77 25 29 64   73 29 32 46   45 22 33 64   79 27 27
PWind Dir          SW     N      NE     S      SW    NW       N    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5      10     5

$$

OKZ002-022200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
253 AM CST Thu Dec 2 2021

Date             Thu 12/02/21            Fri 12/03/21            Sat 12/04/21
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 77          32          67          31          57
Temp          41 38 48 70 76 68 50 43 39 35 48 63 65 59 45 40 36 34 40 52 56 51
DewPt         21 18 18 22 21 22 23 22 21 21 22 28 30 33 33 33 31 30 30 29 29 32
Min/Max RH                   12          55          25          88          35
RH            45 43 29 16 12 18 35 43 49 55 36 26 26 38 63 75 81 88 65 41 35 47
Wind Dir       W  W  W  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE  S  S
Wind Spd       5  6  5  8 11  8  5  5  5  8 13 19 18  9  9  8  6  5  4  4  8  6
Clouds        CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL
Clouds(%)      1  6  4  4  2 12 12 12 15 31 29 34 35 32 37 31 28 35 30 17  8  4
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     6     6     6     5     5     4     4     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 <1  2  3 <1
Vent Rate      2  2 <1  5 31  4  3  2  2  3  7 34 64  9  8  6  9  8  5 11 35  4
T Wind Dir     W  W NW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  N  N NE NE  N NE  N  N  N NE  E SE
T Wind Spd     8  5  4  4 11 12 10  6  8 10 13 18 20 16 13 11 10  6  5  5 11 10
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               Sun 12/05/21  Mon 12/06/21  Tue 12/07/21  Wed 12/08/21
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       34    62      23    53      37    63      27    60
Temp          38   36 60 54 31   24 48 49 43   44 59 54 34   29 54 54
DewPt         32   29 23 21 16   12 11 16 21   21 23 24 23   20 19 21
Max/Min RH         81    21      60    20      42    21      71    21
RH            79   76 24 28 53   60 22 27 42   40 24 31 65   69 25 27
PWind Dir          SW     N       N     S      SW    NW      NW    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 SC SC   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     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)...........20ft Wind Direction
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20ft Wind Speed
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 for Accumulating Precipitation
QPF 12HR(IN)........................Liquid Equivalent Precipitation Amount
Weather...
     Type...
       Rain...........Rain
       Rain Shwrs.....Rain Showers
       Tstms..........Thunderstorms
       Drizzle........Drizzle
       Snow...........Snow
       Snow Shwrs......Snow Showers
       Sleet..........Sleet
       Flurries.......Flurries
       Frzg Rain......Freezing Rain
       Frzg Drzl......Freezing Drizzle
     Coverage...
       IS.............Isolated
       SC.............Scattered
       NM.............Numerous
       O..............Occasional
       S..............Slight Chance
       C..............Chance
       L..............Likely
       WD.............Widespread
       D..............Definite
       AR.............Areas
       PA.............Patchy
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Haines(CAT).........................Haines Index
Mix Hgt(Thousands of FT AGL)........Mixing Height
     Example: 6 = 6000 Feet; 12 = 12000 Feet; <1 = Less than 1000 Feet
Vent Rate(Thousands of KT-FT AGL)...Ventilation Rate
     Example: 12 = 12,000 Feet; 120 = 120,000 Feet; <1 = Less than than 100 Foot
T Wind Dir(8 Point Compass).........Transport Wind Direction
T Wind Spd(MPH).....................Transport Wind Speed
RFTI................................Red Flag Threat Index
     Category...
       HS............Historically Critical
       EX............Extremely Critical
       CH............Critical - High
       CL............Critical - Low
       EL............Elevated
       NO............None
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
DewPt(F)............................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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