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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
316 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

TXZ024-242300-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
316 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date             Thu 05/24/18            Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18
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                      92          68          96          67         100
Temp          67 66 75 87 91 87 76 72 69 68 81 93 96 91 79 75 69 68 83 96100 96
Dewpt         61 61 63 62 60 61 62 61 61 60 61 57 51 52 59 57 57 58 57 55 51 46
Min/Max RH                   34          77          22          73          18
RH            81 84 65 44 35 42 63 69 76 76 50 30 22 26 51 54 65 70 43 26 19 18
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       6  3  8 10 12 13 10  8  8  5 12  9  9 12 10  8  4  6  6  5  8 10
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     60 49 43 36 41 45 34 23 14  6 10 14 24 34 23 13  8  3  5  7 10 12
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.09           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  S     S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S     S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              8300 10200  6200   200 14000 15800   300   200 13300 15000
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SE     E    SW     S
T Wind Spd             12    16    11     9    14    11    10     4     6     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          Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18
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          70   100      70    98      69    97      70   101
Temp          76 71 95 95   77 70 94 93   75 69 91 93   76 70 95 97
Dewpt         53 56 52 49   56 57 54 50   57 56 53 50   55 57 51 47
Max/Min RH       60    18      64    21      63    21      62    17
RH            44 59 24 21   48 64 26 24   52 63 27 24   49 62 23 18
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5    20       5     5      10    20      10     5

$$

TXZ026-242300-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
316 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date             Thu 05/24/18            Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18
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                      92          68          96          68         101
Temp          68 67 77 88 91 89 79 74 71 68 82 91 96 90 79 76 71 69 84 97101 98
Dewpt         64 64 66 66 63 62 64 63 63 63 64 62 58 57 59 60 60 60 60 59 57 54
Min/Max RH                   38          84          28          76          22
RH            87 90 69 49 40 41 60 69 76 84 55 38 28 33 50 57 67 74 45 29 24 23
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       8  4  9 10 11 11  9  9  6  5  9 10 12 11 10  9  8  5  5  8  9 11
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     58 56 51 46 47 49 39 29 17  5  8 12 18 23 18 14  9  5  6  8  9 10
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.03           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     L  S     S  S  S  S
TSTMS          L  S     S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              8700  9300  4900   200  8300 12000   100   500  3300 11900
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW     S     E     E    SE     S
T Wind Spd             12    16    10     8    16     9     9    10     5     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          Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18
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          71   101      71    98      71    98      71   101
Temp          80 72 97 97   80 72 94 93   79 71 94 94   78 71 95 97
Dewpt         58 59 57 52   58 61 59 54   60 61 57 54   59 61 58 51
Max/Min RH       66    20      71    24      71    23      71    20
RH            48 64 27 22   48 69 31 27   53 71 29 26   51 70 29 21
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5     5      10     5      10    20      20     5

$$

TXZ043-242300-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
316 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date             Thu 05/24/18            Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18
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                      93          69          96          71         102
Temp          71 69 80 89 93 93 84 76 72 69 81 91 96 94 85 79 74 72 86 97102 99
Dewpt         62 64 66 65 62 60 61 61 62 63 65 63 58 56 57 58 59 61 61 60 57 53
Min/Max RH                   33          80          27          69          22
RH            73 84 61 46 36 33 47 60 71 80 59 40 29 28 39 50 59 69 43 29 23 22
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       5  4  8  8  6  8  6  5  5  4 11  9  9  9  6  9  4  5  6  8  9  9
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     46 43 42 41 42 44 34 24 17  9 11 13 18 23 18 13  9  4  7 10 14 17
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S           S  S
TSTMS          S  S           S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     5     5     3     3     3     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              8100  8700  4900   100  5800 10700  5200   200  7400 14300
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd             11    11     8     5    16    12     9     5    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          Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18
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          72   101      71   100      72    99      73   101
Temp          80 72 96 98   80 71 94 97   80 72 94 96   80 73 95 98
Dewpt         58 59 55 52   56 59 57 52   58 60 58 54   58 60 57 52
Max/Min RH       64    20      67    21      67    24      65    20
RH            47 63 25 21   44 66 29 23   48 66 30 25   48 64 29 21
PWind Dir         S     S      SE     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0     5       5     5       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ035-242300-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
316 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date             Thu 05/24/18            Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18
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                      91          67          97          69         101
Temp          67 65 75 83 90 88 78 74 70 67 82 92 97 93 83 76 73 69 83 96101 97
Dewpt         60 59 61 61 58 57 58 59 59 60 61 56 48 46 49 52 54 56 54 50 46 41
Min/Max RH                   33          78          18          63          15
RH            78 81 62 47 34 35 51 60 68 78 49 30 19 20 31 43 51 63 37 21 16 15
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       6  5 11 12 12 13 10 10  9  6 12 10 11 11  8 10 10  8  9 10 11 12
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     55 38 35 31 36 41 34 27 17  7 11 15 22 29 20 11  7  4  6  9 12 14
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.03           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S        S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S        S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
Mix Hgt              7100  8900  4600   200 12000 15100  8800   200 13200 15200
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW    SW     S    SW    SW     S
T Wind Spd             14    14    10     8    13    12    10     9    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          Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18
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          70   100      69    98      69    97      70   100
Temp          79 70 95 96   79 69 93 95   77 69 92 94   78 70 94 96
Dewpt         50 54 49 44   52 55 53 47   54 56 52 43   53 55 48 39
Max/Min RH       57    16      61    18      63    17      59    13
RH            36 56 21 17   39 60 26 20   45 63 26 17   42 59 21 14
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5    20      10    10       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-242300-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
316 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date             Thu 05/24/18            Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18
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                      95          68          98          69         104
Temp          70 67 81 91 95 92 80 76 72 68 84 94 98 91 81 78 73 70 87100104100
Dewpt         63 63 66 65 62 61 63 62 62 62 63 61 57 56 59 59 60 60 60 59 56 52
Min/Max RH                   34          81          25          75          19
RH            79 87 62 43 35 36 55 63 72 81 49 33 26 31 48 53 64 72 40 27 21 20
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5  9 10 11 11  9  9  8  5 10 11 12 13  9 10  8  6  6  8 10 11
Clouds        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     55 52 47 43 44 44 35 26 16  6  7  9 17 24 19 13  9  5  6  8  9 11
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.02           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     L  S     S  S  S  S
TSTMS          L  S     S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     3     3     3     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              8700  9200  5000   200  9300 12100  5300   300  5100 13900
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW    SW    SE    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd             13    14    10     8    16    13    11     8     8     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          Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18
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          72   102      71   100      71    99      71   103
Temp          81 72 98 97   80 71 97 95   79 71 95 94   79 71 98 99
Dewpt         57 58 55 51   56 59 57 53   58 59 56 53   58 60 57 50
Max/Min RH       62    19      66    22      66    22      67    18
RH            44 61 24 21   44 65 27 24   48 66 28 25   49 66 26 20
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5     5      10     5      10    10      20     5

$$

TXZ029-242300-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
316 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date             Thu 05/24/18            Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18
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                      90          64          95          64          98
Temp          64 62 75 83 89 87 75 72 67 64 80 90 94 92 79 72 68 65 81 94 98 95
Dewpt         58 58 61 60 57 57 58 60 60 59 60 54 45 43 48 51 54 54 53 50 46 41
Min/Max RH                   33          84          17          70          16
RH            81 87 61 45 34 36 56 67 78 84 50 29 18 18 34 47 61 68 38 23 17 16
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       5  2  9 11 11 12  9  9  6  4 12  9  9  9  6  6  5  4  5  9 10 10
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     56 41 33 26 33 40 30 19 11  3  9 15 21 27 19 11  7  3  6  8 10 13
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  S     S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S     S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     5     5     4     6     6     5     4
Mix Hgt              7800 10700  6200   300 13800 16200  9900   200 13700 15700
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd             13    13    12    11    14    11     8     6    12    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          Sun 05/27/18  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18
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    97      66    96      66    95      66    98
Temp          77 67 91 94   76 67 92 93   75 66 90 91   74 66 93 95
Dewpt         50 54 50 46   53 54 52 47   55 54 51 43   52 53 48 40
Max/Min RH       63    18      65    19      68    17      63    14
RH            39 62 24 20   45 64 26 21   50 64 27 19   46 63 22 15
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0    20      10    20      20    10       5     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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