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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
413 AM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

TXZ024-202345-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
413 AM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date             Wed 09/20/17            Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17
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          67          95          67          90
Temp          70 67 78 90 95 89 77 73 70 67 78 90 95 89 77 73 70 67 76 86 90 85
Dewpt         56 58 51 49 48 54 53 53 55 59 63 60 59 60 60 62 63 63 65 64 61 62
Min/Max RH                   21          77          30          89          38
RH            63 73 39 24 21 30 43 50 61 74 59 36 30 37 55 69 79 88 68 47 38 46
Wind Dir      SW SW  W NW  W  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       9 12  9  6  4  4  4  4  6 10 12 13 13 12 12 11  9  8 10 13 13 13
Clouds        FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      8  4  4  5  6  6  7  7  8  9 15 21 28 34 32 29 26 23 23 22 21 20
PoP 12hr                      5           5          20          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                      S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2100  7900   100   200 11600 12500   400   300  4700  7300
T Wind Dir             NW    SW    SE    SW    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             12     8     3     8    21    19    13     9    19    24
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          Sat 09/23/17  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17
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    86      66    82      63    77      58    74
Temp          72 67 83 82   70 66 79 78   67 63 75 73   62 58 71 71
Dewpt         64 64 64 60   61 63 65 63   61 61 64 63   60 58 61 60
Max/Min RH       90    43      90    55      95    65     100    64
RH            76 90 52 47   73 89 62 61   83 95 71 71   94100 70 69
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SE       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr          5    20      10    50      50    60      70    60

$$

TXZ026-202345-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
413 AM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date             Wed 09/20/17            Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17
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                      97          71          95          71          91
Temp          73 71 82 93 97 92 81 76 73 71 81 91 95 90 80 76 73 71 79 88 91 87
Dewpt         62 62 60 55 52 56 55 58 61 62 64 65 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 66 62 63
Min/Max RH                   22          74          33          84          38
RH            67 73 48 28 22 30 41 53 65 73 57 43 33 39 56 67 76 84 66 49 38 45
Wind Dir       S  S  W NW  W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11  9  9  8  5  4  5  9  9 10 12 13 13 13 13 12 10  9 11 13 13 12
Clouds        FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     13  5  5  6  6  7  8 11 13 15 22 31 39 47 41 34 26 20 21 21 21 21
PoP 12hr                      5           5          20          20           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                      S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              2000  3200   900   200  1700 11300  3100   300  5300  7400
T Wind Dir              W     W    NE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             10     3     4     9    16    24    13    10    18    23
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          Sat 09/23/17  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17
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          69    89      68    85      65    80      60    77
Temp          73 69 86 85   72 68 82 81   69 65 77 76   64 60 74 73
Dewpt         64 65 63 60   61 64 64 62   62 62 65 65   62 59 63 63
Max/Min RH       87    39      87    48      90    60      96    64
RH            72 87 47 43   68 87 54 53   78 90 66 69   93 96 68 70
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV B2
PoP 12hr          5    10      10    30      40    60      60    60

$$

TXZ043-202345-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
413 AM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date             Wed 09/20/17            Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17
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                     100          73          95          71          92
Temp          75 73 84 95100 95 83 78 75 73 82 91 95 90 80 76 73 71 80 88 92 87
Dewpt         64 64 66 58 51 54 57 61 63 64 66 64 62 61 62 63 63 66 67 64 61 61
Min/Max RH                   19          73          33          85          35
RH            68 73 56 29 19 26 41 55 65 73 57 41 34 38 54 65 71 84 65 45 35 42
Wind Dir       S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       9 10  9  8  6  5  9 11  9  6  9 13 12 11 11 11  9  6 10 12 12 11
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     20 13 15 16 18 20 22 25 28 30 36 43 50 56 50 43 36 30 28 26 25 23
PoP 12hr                      5           5          20          20           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.01           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                      S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     3     2     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     4     3
Mix Hgt             11000 13900   500   500  6400 10300  2500  1200  6600  7900
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             18    12    10    11    17    20    13    12    21    20
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          Sat 09/23/17  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17
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          69    91      68    87      66    84      63    79
Temp          74 69 87 86   72 68 84 83   70 66 81 80   67 63 76 75
Dewpt         63 65 62 58   61 63 62 59   61 62 64 62   62 61 64 61
Max/Min RH       88    35      86    40      89    49      93    57
RH            70 88 43 39   68 86 48 44   74 89 56 56   83 93 66 62
PWind Dir         S     S      SE     S       S    SE       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV B2
PoP 12hr          5     5       5    20      40    50      50    60

$$

TXZ035-202345-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
413 AM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date             Wed 09/20/17            Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17
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                      96          67          94          68          88
Temp          69 66 78 91 96 90 78 73 70 67 78 89 94 89 78 73 70 68 76 85 88 84
Dewpt         56 57 51 46 43 48 50 53 55 59 62 58 56 58 59 61 62 64 65 63 60 61
Min/Max RH                   16          76          28          88          39
RH            64 73 39 21 16 23 38 50 60 75 58 35 28 35 53 66 75 87 68 48 39 46
Wind Dir      SW SW  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      10  9  8  8  8  8  8  9  9 10 12 13 13 14 13 13 12 11 13 14 16 14
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      8  7  7  7  6  6  7  8  9 10 15 21 26 31 31 30 30 30 29 29 29 28
PoP 12hr                      5           5          20          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                      S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7800 10000   200   200 11000 11800  5300  1700  3600  6100
T Wind Dir              W    SW     S     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             13    11     4     8    17    19    13    14    23    24
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          Sat 09/23/17  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17
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    84      65    79      61    77      58    74
Temp          71 67 81 80   69 65 77 75   65 61 74 73   62 58 71 70
Dewpt         63 63 63 59   61 62 64 63   61 60 63 63   59 57 61 61
Max/Min RH       87    44      90    60      97    63      96    66
RH            75 87 54 48   76 90 65 65   88 97 68 70   91 96 70 73
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SE       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10    20      30    50      50    60      60    50

$$

TXZ031-202345-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
413 AM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date             Wed 09/20/17            Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17
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                     100          71          97          71          93
Temp          73 71 83 95100 94 82 77 74 71 82 93 97 92 81 76 73 71 80 89 93 88
Dewpt         62 63 62 53 52 56 56 58 62 63 65 64 61 62 63 64 64 65 67 65 61 63
Min/Max RH                   21          76          31          82          35
RH            67 76 50 25 21 28 41 51 66 75 57 39 31 37 55 66 73 81 65 45 35 43
Wind Dir       S SW  W NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      12 12 10  8  4  4  6 10 10 10 12 13 13 13 13 12 10  9 12 13 13 12
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     16  6  6  7  7  8 10 13 16 19 25 33 40 47 41 34 27 21 21 20 20 20
PoP 12hr                      5           5          20          20           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                      S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              2200  7700   200   400  5700 11700  2900   600  5900  7600
T Wind Dir              W     W     E     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             11     9     5    10    18    24    16    14    19    23
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          Sat 09/23/17  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17
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          69    90      68    87      65    81      60    77
Temp          74 69 86 86   72 68 84 82   69 65 78 77   64 60 74 73
Dewpt         65 65 63 60   61 64 64 62   62 62 66 66   62 60 63 63
Max/Min RH       88    38      89    46      93    62     100    64
RH            73 88 46 42   68 89 53 51   78 91 66 68   92100 68 70
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV B2
PoP 12hr          5     5      10    30      40    60      60    60

$$

TXZ029-202345-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
413 AM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date             Wed 09/20/17            Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17
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          62          93          65          87
Temp          65 62 74 86 91 85 73 68 65 62 75 88 93 87 75 71 68 65 74 83 87 82
Dewpt         54 53 49 46 46 50 50 51 52 56 61 57 55 57 58 60 61 62 64 63 59 59
Min/Max RH                   21          84          28          91          39
RH            68 72 41 25 21 30 45 55 64 81 62 35 28 36 55 69 80 90 71 51 39 45
Wind Dir      SW  W  W NW  W SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       8  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  8 11 13 13 12 12 11 10  9 11 13 13 13
Clouds        FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      6  4  4  5  6  6  6  6  7  7 12 19 26 31 30 29 29 28 28 28 29 29
PoP 12hr                      0           5          10          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2500  8500   200   300 11100 12000  5800  1400  3000  5800
T Wind Dir              W    SW    SE     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             11     9     4     8    18    21    18    14    21    25
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          Sat 09/23/17  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17
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          64    83      63    78      59    74      56    73
Temp          69 64 80 79   67 63 75 74   63 59 71 70   60 56 70 69
Dewpt         61 62 63 59   59 61 64 61   59 58 63 61   58 55 60 59
Max/Min RH       93    46      95    59      98    67      98    64
RH            77 93 57 50   75 93 68 63   87 96 75 72   94 96 70 69
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SE       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV OV   B2 OV B2 B1
PoP 12hr         10    20      30    50      50    60      60    50

$$

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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