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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
249 PM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

TXZ024-151015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
249 PM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date           12/14/17      Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      27          57          31          62          34
Temp          52 43 36 32 30 27 33 50 57 47 40 36 34 31 37 55 62 51 44 40 37 34
Dewpt         21 26 26 25 24 22 22 22 21 21 21 21 22 23 23 23 23 25 28 30 30 27
Max/Min RH                   83          24          72          22          76
RH            29 51 67 74 78 80 64 33 24 35 45 53 61 70 57 29 22 36 55 67 75 74
Wind Dir       N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W
Wind Spd      11  8  6  8  8  6  5  9 12  9 10 12 12 12 13 20 20 18 13 12  9 12
Clouds        SC SC B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     35 46 79 35  9  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  5  5 15 26 40 21  8 29
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               800   200  4000  5200   200   200  2300  3400   600  1300
T Wind Dir             NW    NW     W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     W
T Wind Spd             11     8     8    13    11    14    19    27    21    16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          53      29    57      32    59      32    65      40    62
Temp          49 44 34   29 51 47 37   32 53 48 38   32 57 55 45   40 57 47
Dewpt         24 24 24   26 26 26 23   23 24 26 27   27 31 29 28   27 24 18
Min/Max RH       31      88    30      69    27      85    27      59    20
RH            38 45 66   87 38 42 56   68 32 41 65   81 36 36 50   59 28 31
PWind Dir        NW       N     W       W     N       S    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      10     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ026-151015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
249 PM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date           12/14/17      Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      30          57          31          63          35
Temp          55 45 39 35 33 30 35 51 57 47 40 36 34 31 37 56 63 52 45 41 38 35
Dewpt         22 26 27 27 25 23 23 20 21 21 21 22 22 23 24 24 24 26 31 32 33 31
Max/Min RH                   75          24          74          22          85
RH            27 46 63 72 73 74 61 29 24 35 46 55 61 71 59 29 22 36 59 70 82 84
Wind Dir       N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S SW SW  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      12  6  5  8  6  5  4  6 10  9 11 11 10 11 12 19 21 19 16 13  9  9
Clouds        SC SC B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 SC FW SC
Clouds(%)     35 42 73 38  6  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  6  6 21 38 63 41 14 27
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               200   100  2800  4300     0   100  2600  3700  1200   500
T Wind Dir             NW    NW     W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              6     9     5    11     9     9    16    28    21    11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          54      31    57      33    60      34    65      40    62
Temp          50 45 36   31 51 48 38   33 54 50 39   34 58 55 45   40 57 48
Dewpt         26 26 27   28 28 28 27   26 26 28 30   30 33 34 33   31 27 22
Min/Max RH       32      88    33      75    28      88    31      69    24
RH            39 47 70   88 41 46 64   74 34 42 69   84 39 44 62   69 31 35
PWind Dir        NW       N    NW       W     N      SE     S      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0      10     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ043-151015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
249 PM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date           12/14/17      Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      31          56          32          60          38
Temp          56 46 40 36 34 31 36 50 56 47 40 37 35 32 37 54 60 51 45 43 40 38
Dewpt         22 22 24 26 25 23 22 20 20 21 21 22 22 23 24 25 27 29 35 35 35 34
Max/Min RH                   71          24          71          28          85
RH            26 38 52 66 70 71 57 30 24 36 46 54 59 68 58 33 28 42 65 74 81 85
Wind Dir      NE  N  N NW  N NW NW  W SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      12  6  4  4  5  5  4  4  8  6  8  9  8  9 11 17 19 16 14 12 10 10
Clouds        SC SC SC B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC
Clouds(%)     28 36 48 55 25  1  1  0  1  0  0  0  1  4 11 20 51 58 63 33 11 30
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               300   200  3000  4500   100   100  2500  3500  1700   800
T Wind Dir              N    NW    NW     W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd              4     8     4     9     9     9    17    28    25    18
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           12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          60      32    59      37    62      36    66      42    65
Temp          55 49 38   32 53 50 42   37 56 52 41   36 59 57 47   42 60 51
Dewpt         27 26 27   27 26 27 30   29 29 31 31   30 35 34 35   36 33 27
Min/Max RH       27      80    28      72    31      84    33      79    27
RH            34 40 64   79 35 40 63   72 36 46 67   78 41 43 63   78 36 39
PWind Dir        NW      NE     W       W     N      SE    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          0      10     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ035-151015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
249 PM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date           12/14/17      Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      25          55          28          59          32
Temp          52 41 34 31 28 25 31 48 55 44 37 34 31 28 34 52 59 48 41 38 35 32
Dewpt         19 21 24 24 23 21 22 22 20 20 20 21 21 22 22 23 23 25 27 30 29 27
Max/Min RH                   85          25          78          25          81
RH            27 44 66 76 81 84 70 35 25 37 49 59 66 77 61 32 25 39 57 74 79 81
Wind Dir      NE NE  N  N  N NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  W
Wind Spd      13  8  6  6  6  4  4  9 13 10 11 12 11 10 13 19 21 19 16 14 10 10
Clouds        SC SC B1 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     34 37 64 60 20  2  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  9 21 27 18 18 12 34
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               400   300  3300  4600   200   200  2200  3500   500   300
T Wind Dir              N     N     W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     W
T Wind Spd              5     8     6    12    10    11    16    26    18    11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          56      30    56      31    58      31    63      37    61
Temp          50 46 35   30 50 46 36   31 52 47 37   31 56 53 42   37 55 47
Dewpt         23 24 25   24 23 24 22   22 24 24 25   26 30 26 28   28 24 19
Min/Max RH       26      78    28      71    27      87    26      70    22
RH            34 42 65   77 34 41 56   68 33 39 62   81 37 35 56   69 29 33
PWind Dir        NW      NE     W       W     N       S    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      10     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ031-151015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
249 PM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date           12/14/17      Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      31          59          33          64          36
Temp          56 46 40 36 34 31 36 53 59 49 42 38 36 33 39 57 64 53 46 42 39 36
Dewpt         22 25 27 26 25 24 23 20 21 21 21 22 22 23 24 24 24 26 31 33 33 32
Max/Min RH                   76          23          68          22          84
RH            26 43 61 67 71 75 59 28 23 33 43 51 57 66 55 28 22 35 57 70 79 84
Wind Dir       N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      12  6  5  6  6  5  4  5 10  9 11 11 11 11 13 19 21 19 16 13  9 10
Clouds        SC SC B1 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 SC FW SC
Clouds(%)     33 36 67 51  9  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  8  9 26 42 65 39 10 27
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               500   300  3100  4900   200   200  2800  3800  1400   600
T Wind Dir             NW    NW    NW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8     8     6    11    10    10    17    29    26    14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          57      32    59      35    61      35    66      42    65
Temp          52 47 37   32 53 50 40   35 55 51 40   35 59 57 47   42 60 50
Dewpt         26 26 26   28 27 26 27   25 26 29 30   30 34 34 33   32 27 22
Min/Max RH       30      85    28      68    28      86    30      67    22
RH            37 44 64   84 37 40 60   67 33 42 67   82 39 42 57   67 29 32
PWind Dir        NW       N    NW       W     N      SE    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0      10     5       0     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ029-151015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
249 PM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date           12/14/17      Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      24          54          27          59          30
Temp          50 40 33 29 27 24 30 47 54 43 36 33 30 27 33 52 59 48 40 36 33 30
Dewpt         20 23 23 24 23 20 21 22 21 20 20 21 21 22 22 22 22 24 27 28 28 25
Max/Min RH                   85          27          81          24          81
RH            30 50 67 80 85 83 70 37 27 39 51 62 69 80 63 31 24 39 60 72 81 80
Wind Dir      NE  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W
Wind Spd      12  8  5  6  5  4  4 11 13  9  9 11 10 10 13 19 20 17 14 13  9 10
Clouds        SC SC B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     36 41 78 43 15  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  4 12 17 21 19  9 33
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               400   200  3500  4500   200   200  2000  3000   500   300
T Wind Dir             NW    NW     W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W
T Wind Spd              6     6     8    16    12    16    19    27    19    12
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          52      27    54      29    57      30    62      35    60
Temp          47 42 32   27 48 44 34   29 51 46 36   30 55 51 41   35 54 45
Dewpt         23 23 23   24 25 24 21   21 24 24 25   26 29 26 27   26 23 17
Min/Max RH       32      88    32      74    28      88    27      69    21
RH            38 46 68   87 40 44 58   71 35 41 65   84 37 37 58   69 29 32
PWind Dir         N       N     W       W     N       S    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      10     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

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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