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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
323 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

TXZ024-182230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
323 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Date             Fri 08/18/17            Sat 08/19/17            Sun 08/20/17
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                      94          71          95          71          94
Temp          72 70 81 91 94 91 80 76 73 71 82 92 95 92 81 76 73 71 82 91 94 91
Dewpt         66 66 67 67 64 63 65 64 65 64 65 63 62 61 64 63 63 62 62 60 60 58
Min/Max RH                   36          80          33          73          31
RH            81 87 63 46 37 40 59 67 76 80 56 39 34 36 57 64 70 73 52 36 32 33
Wind Dir       S  W SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5  5  6  8  6  5  5  5  5  8  5  6  8  5  6  4  5  6  9 10 11
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     34 37 39 27 32 31 27 25 30 21 15 30 42 47 44 49 35 42 23 42 45 62
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.03           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     3     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              7900 11800  6400   200 10500 12500  7500   100  9700 12000
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    SW    NE    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S
T Wind Spd              9    10     8     4    13     9     8     6    17    16
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          Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17
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          71    93      72    94      70    91      68    90
Temp          76 71 90 90   77 72 91 91   75 70 88 88   73 68 87 87
Dewpt         62 63 62 58   61 62 63 62   64 64 64 61   63 63 61 59
Max/Min RH       75    32      71    36      81    37      84    35
RH            61 75 39 34   59 71 41 40   69 81 44 40   71 84 42 39
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW      SW    NE       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10    10       5    20      30    20      10    10

$$

TXZ026-182230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
323 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Date             Fri 08/18/17            Sat 08/19/17            Sun 08/20/17
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          73          97          73          96
Temp          75 73 84 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 84 94 97 94 83 78 75 73 84 93 96 93
Dewpt         68 68 68 68 66 65 66 66 66 66 67 65 64 63 65 65 64 64 64 63 62 61
Min/Max RH                   36          79          34          73          33
RH            79 84 60 45 38 40 58 67 73 79 57 39 34 36 55 64 68 73 52 37 33 35
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  5  8  8  8  8  6  4  4  4  5  6  9  6  6  5  4  6  8 10 10
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     33 41 40 33 32 28 33 20 34 24 21 28 38 36 38 45 30 40 26 41 42 56
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.03           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     3     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7600 11200  6100   300 10300 12400  6500   100  9900 11300
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S     N    SW     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd              5    12     6     6    11    10     8     5    11    16
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          Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17
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          73    96      74    96      72    93      70    91
Temp          78 73 93 93   79 74 93 93   77 72 90 90   75 70 88 88
Dewpt         64 64 64 60   62 63 64 63   66 66 65 62   64 64 62 59
Max/Min RH       73    32      69    34      81    37      81    35
RH            62 73 39 33   56 69 39 38   68 81 44 40   69 81 42 38
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW      SE    NE       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5     5       5    20      30    20      20    10

$$

TXZ043-182230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
323 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Date             Fri 08/18/17            Sat 08/19/17            Sun 08/20/17
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          73          96          73          96
Temp          76 74 84 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 84 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 83 93 96 93
Dewpt         69 68 68 67 63 63 65 64 64 64 65 64 61 62 64 63 63 62 64 62 61 60
Min/Max RH                   34          73          32          70          32
RH            78 81 59 42 34 37 56 62 68 73 55 39 32 36 55 61 67 70 53 37 32 34
Wind Dir       S  S SW SW  S  S SE  S  S SW SW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S SW  S SE SE
Wind Spd       4  4  5  8  9  9  5  5  4  4  8  5  6  8  5  5  4  4  8  6  9  9
Clouds        FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     25 28 28 37 33 29 23 16 19 13 19 31 48 47 38 36 23 37 27 44 40 46
PoP 12hr                     10          10          10          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                  4     3     5     4     4     3     4     3     2     3
Mix Hgt              8900  9900  5400   100  7800 10500  5700   100  8600  9900
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd             14    11     8     4    13    12     6     5    16    14
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          Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17
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          73    95      73    96      72    93      70    91
Temp          78 73 92 92   78 73 93 93   77 72 90 90   75 70 88 88
Dewpt         62 63 63 59   61 63 64 61   63 64 64 62   64 64 62 61
Max/Min RH       71    31      71    34      76    36      81    37
RH            58 71 37 33   56 71 40 36   62 76 42 40   69 81 42 40
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S       S     E       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC FW SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5    10       5    20      20    30      30    20

$$

TXZ035-182230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
323 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Date             Fri 08/18/17            Sat 08/19/17            Sun 08/20/17
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                      93          70          93          70          91
Temp          72 70 81 90 93 90 79 75 72 70 81 90 93 90 79 75 72 70 80 88 91 88
Dewpt         65 65 67 65 62 61 62 62 62 62 64 63 61 60 62 61 60 60 63 61 60 58
Min/Max RH                   35          76          33          71          34
RH            79 84 63 44 36 38 56 64 70 76 57 41 35 37 56 62 65 71 57 40 36 36
Wind Dir       S SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  4  5  9  9  8  8  8  5  5  9  8 10  9  8  8  5  5  8 10 12 10
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     32 32 33 27 30 26 34 21 22 13 14 32 41 60 50 58 41 43 19 41 47 62
PoP 12hr                     10          10          10          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                  4     4     4     4     5     4     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              6500  9800  5300   100  6100 11100  5900   100  9400 10700
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             13    11     8     5    13    12     9     5    17    16
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          Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17
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      70    91      68    90      67    89
Temp          74 69 87 87   74 70 88 88   73 68 87 87   72 67 86 86
Dewpt         59 60 62 59   59 61 63 61   62 63 64 62   63 62 61 59
Max/Min RH       73    37      73    38      84    41      84    37
RH            60 73 43 39   59 73 43 41   68 84 47 44   73 84 43 40
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       E     E      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5    10       5    20      30    30      10    10

$$

TXZ031-182230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
323 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Date             Fri 08/18/17            Sat 08/19/17            Sun 08/20/17
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          72          97          72          97
Temp          74 72 84 94 97 94 82 78 75 72 84 94 97 94 82 78 75 72 84 94 97 94
Dewpt         67 67 68 67 64 65 65 66 66 65 66 64 63 63 64 64 64 63 64 62 61 60
Min/Max RH                   34          79          33          73          31
RH            79 84 60 42 34 39 56 68 75 79 56 38 33 37 55 63 70 73 52 35 31 33
Wind Dir       S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  4  6  8  8  6  6  4  4  5  5  6  8  5  6  4  4  6  6 10 10
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     28 35 38 26 30 35 30 15 35 28 19 28 43 42 36 41 24 36 24 43 42 52
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C        S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C        S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              8400 11200  6400   200  9500 11900  6500   200  9700 11200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S     N    SW     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd              6    11     9     6    13    11     8     6    16    16
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          Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17
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          72    97      73    97      72    93      70    93
Temp          78 72 94 94   78 73 94 94   78 72 90 90   75 70 90 90
Dewpt         63 64 63 60   62 63 64 63   65 66 64 62   65 64 61 59
Max/Min RH       74    31      71    34      81    36      81    32
RH            61 74 37 33   57 71 39 38   67 81 42 40   71 81 38 36
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW       S    NE       E     E
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5     5       5    20      30    30      20    10

$$

TXZ029-182230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
323 AM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Date             Fri 08/18/17            Sat 08/19/17            Sun 08/20/17
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          67          92          68          90
Temp          69 67 78 88 91 88 77 72 69 67 79 89 92 89 78 73 70 68 78 87 90 87
Dewpt         65 65 67 67 64 62 64 63 63 63 65 64 61 60 63 62 62 61 63 61 60 58
Min/Max RH                   40          87          34          78          35
RH            87 93 69 51 41 42 65 73 80 87 63 44 36 38 61 68 75 78 60 42 37 38
Wind Dir       S  W  S SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  4  5  9  9  6  5  5  4  4  8  6  8  8  5  5  4  4  8 10 10 10
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)     29 35 32 27 28 22 20 24 27 21 13 26 35 49 42 57 42 43 26 42 51 64
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C        S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C        S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     3     4     3     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              6200  9900  4800   100  6000 11300  5900   200  9000 10900
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S    SW    SW     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd             13    10     8     5    14    11     8     6    17    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          Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17
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    89      68    89      67    88      65    86
Temp          72 67 86 86   73 68 86 86   72 67 85 85   70 65 83 83
Dewpt         60 61 63 60   60 61 64 62   63 63 64 62   63 62 61 59
Max/Min RH       81    39      78    42      87    43      90    40
RH            66 81 46 42   65 78 48 45   74 87 49 46   78 90 47 44
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW       E    NE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10    20       5    20      20    20      10    10

$$

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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