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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
304 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

TXZ024-161100-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
304 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date           12/15/17      Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17            Mon
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                      36          58          35          55          33
Temp          56 48 43 40 38 36 40 53 58 49 43 40 38 35 39 50 55 46 40 38 35 33
Dewpt         22 22 22 23 23 23 22 21 22 24 28 31 29 26 24 24 25 26 25 23 26 27
Max/Min RH                   59          24          72          30          78
RH            27 36 44 50 54 58 48 28 25 37 55 70 71 69 55 35 31 44 54 56 68 78
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NE  N  N  N NW
Wind Spd      12  8 11 13 13 13 16 19 19 16 13 11 10 11 13 12  4  5  5  4  4  4
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      0  1  1  1  0  0 12 27 43 56 45 33 33 32 34 36 41 47 55 62 62 63
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           5          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain                                                              S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     5     5     5     5     4     2     2
Mix Hgt               200   200  1700  2300  1400   700  1800  2800   300   300
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW    NW    SW    NE    NW
T Wind Spd             10    12    17    27    21    13    17     8     5     3
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           12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17  Fri 12/22/17
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          61      35    61      36    65      42    60      24    40
Temp          55 51 40   35 55 51 41   36 58 56 47   42 56 46 32   24 36 35
Dewpt         32 33 30   30 28 28 27   30 28 27 29   29 24 21 11   11  5  7
Min/Max RH       31      82    29      77    24      58    24      56    24
RH            42 50 66   81 36 41 57   77 31 32 50   58 29 37 42   56 27 31
PWind Dir         W       W    NW      SE    SW      SW    NW       N     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       0     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ026-161100-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
304 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date           12/15/17      Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17            Mon
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                      34          62          35          55          34
Temp          57 48 42 39 37 34 39 56 62 51 44 41 38 35 39 50 55 47 41 38 36 34
Dewpt         22 22 22 23 23 23 22 21 23 25 30 34 33 31 28 26 26 26 26 26 27 28
Max/Min RH                   64          22          84          32          78
RH            25 35 45 53 58 63 49 26 22 35 57 77 82 84 65 38 32 44 54 61 69 78
Wind Dir      SW  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      11  9 10 11 10 10 13 18 21 19 16 12 10 10 11 12  6  4  6  5  5  5
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      0  1  1  1  0  0  0  0 45 60 60 60 47 35 33 31 36 41 51 60 60 59
PoP 12hr                      0           0          10           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     3     2     5     5     5     2     2
Mix Hgt                 0     0  2600  3200  1900  1500  1900  2400   100   100
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    NW     N    NE     N
T Wind Spd              9     6    14    28    24    17    16     6     5     3
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17  Fri 12/22/17
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          61      35    62      35    66      42    62      25    40
Temp          55 51 40   35 56 51 41   35 59 57 47   42 57 48 33   25 37 35
Dewpt         30 34 33   32 30 29 30   31 32 29 31   31 26 23 13   12  7  7
Min/Max RH       32      89    28      88    26      64    24      56    25
RH            38 52 74   88 37 42 65   84 36 34 53   64 30 38 43   56 28 30
PWind Dir         W      SW    NW      SE     S      SW    NW       N     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       0     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ043-161100-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
304 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date           12/15/17      Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17            Mon
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                      29          59          39          62          35
Temp          56 45 38 35 32 29 35 52 59 51 46 43 41 39 43 57 62 51 44 41 38 35
Dewpt         21 21 22 23 24 24 23 23 27 30 34 37 37 36 32 30 31 33 32 29 30 30
Max/Min RH                   80          28          88          30          79
RH            26 37 52 62 72 79 61 32 29 44 63 79 85 88 64 35 31 49 60 63 71 79
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  W  E NE NE  N  N
Wind Spd       9  6  9  9  8  8 13 17 18 14 13 12 11 10  9  8  4  4  6  5  4  4
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)      0  1  2  2  3  3 19 39 60 77 62 47 42 37 36 34 36 38 47 55 51 47
PoP 12hr                      0           5          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     2     3     4     4     3     3     2
Mix Hgt               100   100  2200  2600  1500  1200  1700  3000   100   200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW     W    SW     S    NW
T Wind Spd              9     9    16    25    21    19    16     6     4     4
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           12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17  Fri 12/22/17
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          64      37    64      36    67      43    66      25    40
Temp          57 53 43   37 58 53 42   36 60 58 48   43 61 50 34   25 37 34
Dewpt         34 35 32   31 31 32 31   30 31 31 33   34 32 25 17   13  9  8
Min/Max RH       31      79    30      79    26      70    25      59    26
RH            41 48 66   78 36 44 65   78 33 36 55   70 34 37 51   59 31 33
PWind Dir         W      SW    NW      SE    SW      SW     W       N     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       0     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ035-161100-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
304 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date           12/15/17      Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17            Mon
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          55          31          58          33
Temp          53 43 36 32 30 27 32 49 55 46 39 36 34 31 36 52 58 48 42 38 36 33
Dewpt         21 20 22 23 23 22 21 21 21 23 28 32 30 27 26 26 27 28 29 30 28 28
Max/Min RH                   81          26          88          30          82
RH            28 40 57 68 75 80 63 33 26 40 64 85 86 84 66 36 30 45 61 72 73 81
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N SW  S NE  E  N  W
Wind Spd      13  9 12 13 10  9 13 17 20 17 14 13 13 11  8  9  8  4  5  5  4  4
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)      0  1  2  3  4  5 16 30 44 56 37 17 27 37 39 40 47 53 59 65 55 45
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          10          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.07
Rain                                                              S  S  S  S
Snow                                                                    S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     3     5     4     4     4     2     4
Mix Hgt               200   100   400  2000  1100   400  1900  5600   200   200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW     W    SW    SW     W
T Wind Spd             10     9    10    20    18    11     9    12     9     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17  Fri 12/22/17
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    60      32    64      38    60      21    39
Temp          54 49 38   32 54 49 38   32 57 54 43   38 55 45 29   21 35 33
Dewpt         32 30 29   28 27 27 26   26 26 25 28   27 24 21 13   10  6  6
Min/Max RH       32      85    28      78    22      64    24      61    25
RH            43 47 70   84 36 42 62   77 30 32 54   63 30 38 50   61 29 32
PWind Dir         W       W     N      SE    SW      SW     W       N     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       0     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ031-161100-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
304 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date           12/15/17      Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17            Mon
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                      34          63          36          59          34
Temp          58 49 42 39 37 34 40 56 63 52 45 42 39 36 40 54 59 49 43 39 37 34
Dewpt         21 22 23 23 24 24 22 21 23 26 30 34 34 31 28 26 26 26 25 25 26 27
Max/Min RH                   66          21          84          28          75
RH            23 35 46 52 60 66 49 25 21 35 55 75 84 83 63 35 28 41 50 57 65 74
Wind Dir      SW  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NE  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      10  9 10 11 10 10 14 19 21 19 16 13 11 10 12 11  5  5  5  5  4  5
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      0  1  1  1  0  0  0 24 49 64 60 56 46 36 34 32 37 42 50 59 59 60
PoP 12hr                      0           0          10           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     3     3     5     5     5     3     2
Mix Hgt               200   200  2800  3000  1900  1500  1800  2500   200   200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW     W    NW    NE     N
T Wind Spd              9     9    16    28    24    18    17     6     5     3
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17  Fri 12/22/17
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          63      35    64      35    68      43    65      25    42
Temp          56 52 41   35 57 53 41   35 60 58 48   43 60 49 33   25 38 36
Dewpt         32 35 32   32 31 29 30   31 31 30 31   32 26 24 14   12  7  7
Min/Max RH       30      88    28      84    25      64    22      57    24
RH            39 51 70   87 37 41 63   83 34 34 52   64 27 37 44   57 28 30
PWind Dir         W      SW    NW      SE    SW      SW     W       N     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       0     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ029-161100-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
304 PM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date           12/15/17      Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17            Mon
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                      29          55          30          55          31
Temp          52 43 37 34 32 29 34 49 55 45 39 35 33 30 35 49 55 46 39 36 34 31
Dewpt         23 21 22 22 22 22 22 21 21 24 27 30 27 24 23 24 25 26 26 26 26 27
Max/Min RH                   75          26          81          31          88
RH            32 41 54 61 67 74 61 33 26 43 63 81 79 77 62 37 31 46 59 66 73 84
Wind Dir       W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  W  E NE  E SE  S
Wind Spd      13  6  9 11  9  9 13 19 19 14 12 11 11 10  9 10  4  4  5  4  4  2
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      0  1  1  1  1  1 12 25 38 49 33 17 26 36 37 39 45 51 58 64 60 57
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           5          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.08
Rain                                                              S  S  S  S
Snow                                                                    S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     5     5     5     4     4     2     4
Mix Hgt               200   200   700  2100  1200   400  1800  4400   200   200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    NW    SW    SE     W
T Wind Spd             12    12    16    25    21    14    11    11     5     5
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           12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17  Fri 12/22/17
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          58      30    58      31    63      36    57      20    38
Temp          52 47 36   30 52 47 37   31 56 52 42   36 52 43 28   20 34 32
Dewpt         32 31 29   28 28 26 26   27 26 25 28   27 23 20 12   11  6  6
Min/Max RH       36      92    30      85    23      69    25      66    26
RH            47 53 76   91 40 43 65   84 32 34 58   69 32 40 51   66 30 32
PWind Dir        SW       W     N      SE    SW      SW    NW       N     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       0     5       0     0       0     0       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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