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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
300 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

TXZ024-211030-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
300 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date           09/20/17      Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      67          94          69          89          68
Temp          95 89 77 73 70 67 78 89 94 89 78 74 71 69 77 86 89 85 76 72 70 68
Dewpt         48 53 53 53 54 57 63 59 57 59 60 62 63 63 65 63 61 62 62 63 64 64
Max/Min RH                   73          29          84          39          87
RH            21 30 42 50 58 69 59 36 29 37 55 67 75 83 66 47 39 45 62 73 82 87
Wind Dir       W  E  E  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  3  4  4  9 12 11 13 12 10 10  9 10 11 13 13 13 10 11 10 10
Clouds        FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      6  2  4  5  5  5  7 14 29 31 34 21 23 20 25 26 28 26 29 35 37 53
PoP 12hr                      0          10           5          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1100   200 11500 13200  1800   300  4700  5700  3400  1100
T Wind Dir              N     W    SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              3     4    20    21    12     9    20    23    14    17
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           09/23  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          86      66    82      63    76      58    73      57    74
Temp          83 82   70 66 79 78   67 63 74 72   62 58 70 70   60 57 71 70
Dewpt         64 61   60 63 64 62   61 61 66 64   60 58 61 60   57 55 59 57
Min/Max RH       44      89    53      95    70     100    66      93    58
RH            54 50   71 89 60 58   82 93 77 75   94100 72 71   90 93 66 63
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S      NE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         20      20    50      60    60      60    60      50    30

$$

TXZ026-211030-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
300 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date           09/20/17      Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      70          95          71          91          69
Temp          97 92 80 75 72 70 80 91 95 90 80 76 73 71 79 88 91 87 77 73 71 69
Dewpt         52 54 54 56 60 60 64 64 60 61 63 63 65 66 67 66 62 63 63 64 65 65
Max/Min RH                   71          31          84          38          87
RH            22 28 41 51 65 71 58 41 31 38 56 65 76 84 66 49 38 45 62 72 81 87
Wind Dir       W  N NE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  4  5  5  8 10 13 13 12 11 12 10  9 12 13 13 11 11 12 10  9
Clouds        FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      6  2  5  8  9  9 14 31 31 39 41 23 24 19 27 27 21 20 24 27 26 46
PoP 12hr                      5          10          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.04           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               900   100  9200 12000   800   500  5500  6600  3600  1500
T Wind Dir              N    SE    SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              5     3    14    21    16    12    20    21    13    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           09/23  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          88      68    85      65    79      60    76      57    75
Temp          85 84   72 68 82 81   69 65 77 75   64 60 73 72   61 57 72 71
Dewpt         64 60   60 64 64 61   62 62 66 66   62 59 62 63   58 55 59 58
Min/Max RH       40      87    46      92    67      96    64      93    58
RH            50 44   66 87 54 51   78 90 70 73   94 96 68 73   90 93 64 63
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S    SE      NE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr          5      10    30      50    60      60    60      50    40

$$

TXZ043-211030-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
300 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date           09/20/17      Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      74          95          70          92          69
Temp         100 95 84 79 76 74 83 91 95 90 79 75 72 70 79 88 92 87 78 74 71 69
Dewpt         51 53 56 59 63 64 66 63 60 60 60 63 63 65 67 63 61 60 61 64 64 65
Max/Min RH                   72          31          85          36          87
RH            19 25 39 50 63 71 57 39 31 37 52 66 73 84 67 44 37 41 58 72 79 87
Wind Dir      SW SW  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  5  5  8  8  6 11 12 12 11  9 10  8  8 12 12 13 11 11 10  9  9
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)     18 16 20 18 19 20 25 44 40 40 37 22 21 23 29 26 30 27 23 27 22 37
PoP 12hr                      5          20          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.08           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               900   300  5200 11800  3900   500  6000  6700  4700  1500
T Wind Dir             NE     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              4     8    18    21    19    10    19    19    19    19
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           09/23  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          90      68    88      66    82      62    78      58    76
Temp          86 86   72 68 85 84   70 66 79 78   66 62 75 74   62 58 73 72
Dewpt         63 58   60 63 62 59   62 63 65 63   62 61 64 62   59 56 61 57
Min/Max RH       36      85    39      89    55      96    59      95    55
RH            46 39   65 85 47 43   75 89 62 61   87 96 67 65   91 94 66 60
PWind Dir         S      SE     S       S    SE       E    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   OV OV OV B2
PoP 12hr          5       5    20      50    60      50    60      60    50

$$

TXZ035-211030-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
300 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date           09/20/17      Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      67          93          68          88          67
Temp          96 90 78 73 70 67 78 89 93 88 77 73 70 68 76 85 88 84 75 71 69 67
Dewpt         43 47 49 52 54 58 61 57 55 56 59 60 62 63 65 63 60 60 61 63 63 63
Max/Min RH                   73          28          85          39          87
RH            16 23 36 48 58 73 57 34 28 34 53 64 75 84 68 48 39 45 62 75 82 87
Wind Dir       W  S  E SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  5  6  6  8  9 13 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 14 14 14 13 12 12 13 12
Clouds        FW CL CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      6  5  5  6  7  5  8 23 37 30 36 21 24 26 40 35 39 32 32 34 39 56
PoP 12hr                      0          10           5          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               100   100 10600 12700   200   300  2900  5600  3500  1900
T Wind Dir             NE     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              6     6    17    18    11     9    20    23    12    19
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           09/23  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          83      65    79      61    75      58    74      55    74
Temp          80 79   69 65 77 75   65 61 73 72   61 58 71 70   59 55 71 70
Dewpt         63 61   60 62 64 63   60 60 64 63   59 57 60 60   56 54 58 57
Min/Max RH       49      90    60      99    69      96    62      96    57
RH            56 53   74 90 65 65   85 97 74 74   92 96 68 70   90 96 64 63
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S    SE       E    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         30      30    50      50    60      60    50      50    40

$$

TXZ031-211030-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
300 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date           09/20/17      Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      71          96          71          92          69
Temp         100 94 82 77 74 71 81 92 96 91 80 76 73 71 80 88 92 87 78 74 71 69
Dewpt         52 54 55 56 59 62 65 63 60 62 63 63 64 65 67 65 61 63 63 64 65 65
Max/Min RH                   74          30          84          36          88
RH            21 27 40 49 60 72 58 39 30 38 56 66 74 83 67 46 36 44 61 73 82 88
Wind Dir       W  N NE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  4  5  6  9 12 13 13 12 11 11  9  9 13 13 13 12 11 11 10  9
Clouds        FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)      7  3  6 10 10  9 17 32 33 39 40 22 24 19 25 27 22 21 25 28 24 45
PoP 12hr                      5          20          10          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.07           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1000   300  9500 11400  2300   700  5700  6800  3900  1400
T Wind Dir              N    SW    SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              5     5    20    23    20    14    21    21    13    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           09/23  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          89      68    86      65    80      60    76      58    76
Temp          86 85   72 68 83 82   69 65 77 76   64 60 73 72   62 58 73 72
Dewpt         64 61   60 63 63 61   62 62 67 67   62 60 63 64   58 55 60 59
Min/Max RH       38      86    45      92    67     100    66      93    58
RH            49 44   67 86 51 49   77 90 71 74   93100 70 75   89 92 64 64
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S    SE      NE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV B2
PoP 12hr          5       5    20      50    60      60    60      50    40

$$

TXZ029-211030-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
300 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Date           09/20/17      Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      63          92          65          88          65
Temp          91 85 73 69 66 63 75 87 92 87 75 70 67 65 74 84 88 83 74 70 67 65
Dewpt         46 50 50 52 52 54 60 56 54 56 58 60 61 62 64 63 59 59 60 61 63 62
Max/Min RH                   76          28          91          38          92
RH            21 29 44 55 62 72 60 35 28 35 56 70 80 90 70 49 38 44 63 74 87 90
Wind Dir       W  S  E SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  5  5  5  6 11 12 13 11 11 10  9  9 13 13 13 13 11 10  9 10
Clouds        FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      6  2  4  4  3  4  5 13 32 29 31 21 22 24 29 32 34 33 41 38 42 62
PoP 12hr                      0          10           5          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1500   200  9900 10900  5300   400  2100  5400  3300  1300
T Wind Dir              E     S    SW    SW     S     S     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              5     5    18    21    12    12    23    24    14    17
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           09/23  Sun 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          82      63    78      60    73      56    72      54    73
Temp          79 78   67 63 75 74   64 60 71 70   59 56 69 68   58 54 70 69
Dewpt         63 61   59 60 64 61   59 58 63 62   58 55 60 60   55 52 58 57
Min/Max RH       51      92    59      95    71      98    68      94    59
RH            58 56   76 90 68 63   85 93 76 77   95 96 72 75   91 93 66 66
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S    SE       E    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr         30      30    50      50    60      60    50      40    30

$$

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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