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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
335 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

TXZ024-241045-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
335 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

Date           01/23/18      Wed 01/24/18            Thu 01/25/18            Fri
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          62          35          63          38
Temp             46 36 31 27 25 30 52 62 53 45 41 38 36 39 55 63 55 47 43 41 39
Dewpt             7 11 11 12 13 15 15 12  8 14 14 17 17 17 15 20 20 26 26 30 32
Max/Min RH                   58          13          47          20          81
RH               20 35 43 52 60 54 23 14 16 28 33 43 47 41 20 19 25 43 51 66 78
Wind Dir          E SE  W  W SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd          5  3  4  4  4  4 12 13 10  9 10 11 11 12 18 17 14 13 13 14 13
Clouds           FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)         9  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  1  1  5  1 11  4  3  1  5 11
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     5
Mix Hgt               100   100  5000  5900   100   100  2300  4300   300   300
T Wind Dir              N     W     W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd              4     6     9    16     9    11    17    20    12    14
RFTI              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 EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           01/26/18  Sat 01/27/18  Sun 01/28/18  Mon 01/29/18  Tue 01/30/18
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          69      34    54      27    58      32    64      36    63
Temp          61 58 41   35 49 45 33   28 50 50 37   33 55 55 42   37 56 57
Dewpt         34 26 20   20 15 10 12   14 15 15 16   17 20 20 23   23 25 28
Min/Max RH       23      54    18      60    20      66    21      73     0
RH            36 29 42   55 26 23 42   55 25 25 41   53 26 25 47   57 30 33
PWind Dir        SW      NW     N      NE    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-241045-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
335 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

Date           01/23/18      Wed 01/24/18            Thu 01/25/18            Fri
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          62          31          65          38
Temp             46 36 32 28 26 31 52 62 52 42 38 34 32 36 56 65 56 48 44 41 39
Dewpt            11 12 13 14 14 17 17 15 14 16 17 19 18 21 19 19 20 25 26 31 31
Max/Min RH                   61          16          58          20          81
RH               24 36 46 55 61 57 25 16 22 34 43 53 57 54 23 17 24 40 49 68 74
Wind Dir          E SE  W NW  W  W  S SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd          4  3  4  4  4  4 10 13 10  9 10  8  8  8 17 18 16 14 13 11 11
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)         3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  1  1  6  2 18  7  1  2  4  7
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                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt                 0     0  1000  5500     0     0  2600  4400   100   200
T Wind Dir             NE     N     W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              5     4     3    13     9     6    11    23    12    12
RFTI              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


Date           01/26/18  Sat 01/27/18  Sun 01/28/18  Mon 01/29/18  Tue 01/30/18
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          69      35    56      28    58      31    63      36    63
Temp          61 58 42   36 50 47 34   29 50 49 37   32 54 54 42   37 56 57
Dewpt         37 33 27   22 19 13 14   14 16 16 19   18 22 21 22   23 25 28
Min/Max RH       27      56    20      61    21      65    21      74     0
RH            41 38 55   57 29 25 43   54 25 26 48   57 28 27 45   57 30 33
PWind Dir        SW      NW     N       N    SW      SW    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW CL   CL CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ043-241045-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
335 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

Date           01/23/18      Wed 01/24/18            Thu 01/25/18            Fri
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          63          31          64          40
Temp             46 36 31 27 25 30 52 63 53 43 38 34 32 36 55 64 56 49 45 42 40
Dewpt             5 10 14 14 14 17 16 12 10 16 17 19 19 22 21 20 19 26 30 33 37
Max/Min RH                   61          13          62          19         100
RH               18 33 49 57 63 57 24 13 18 33 42 52 59 56 26 18 23 41 55 69 87
Wind Dir          E  E  E  N  W SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd          4  4  2  3  4  2  6 10  6  6  6  6  6  6 14 16 13 12 11 12 11
Clouds           SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)        36 19  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  1  1 11 13 32 13  8  6  2 20
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                  5     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4
Mix Hgt               100   100  3600  5800   100   100  2800  5100   300   300
T Wind Dir              S     W     W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              5     5     5    12     6     8    14    23    11    11
RFTI              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 EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           01/26/18  Sat 01/27/18  Sun 01/28/18  Mon 01/29/18  Tue 01/30/18
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          70      37    58      28    58      32    63      37    63
Temp          62 59 44   38 52 48 34   29 50 50 37   33 55 55 42   38 56 57
Dewpt         45 40 42   25 24 14 17   17 17 18 21   21 24 20 22   24 29 30
Min/Max RH       36      74    21      63    21      69    20      79     0
RH            53 48 92   60 34 25 49   60 27 28 51   61 30 25 44   58 35 36
PWind Dir        SW      SW     N       N    SW       S    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       0     0       5     5       5     0

$$

TXZ035-241045-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
335 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

Date           01/23/18      Wed 01/24/18            Thu 01/25/18            Fri
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                      20          60          28          60          34
Temp             44 33 28 24 21 26 49 60 50 40 35 31 29 33 51 60 52 44 39 37 35
Dewpt             2  4  6  8  8 11 11  9  8 12 13 14 15 17 18 21 21 26 27 30 32
Max/Min RH                   57          13          59          22          92
RH               17 28 39 51 57 52 21 13 18 31 40 48 56 52 26 22 30 49 61 77 90
Wind Dir          S SE  E NE SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd          5  5  4  4  4  4 11 13 12  9 10  9  8  9 16 17 16 13 14 12 11
Clouds           SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)        26 16  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  1  1 11  2  3  2  2  1  1 15
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     5     5     5     5     4     5     4     4
Mix Hgt               100   100  4200  5100   100   100  2400  3900   300   300
T Wind Dir             SW    NW     W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd              5     5     6    14     8     9    13    19    12    12
RFTI              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 EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           01/26/18  Sat 01/27/18  Sun 01/28/18  Mon 01/29/18  Tue 01/30/18
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          68      31    54      23    57      28    61      33    62
Temp          59 56 39   32 48 44 30   24 48 48 34   29 52 52 39   34 54 55
Dewpt         33 22 17   17 16 11 13   13 15 14 15   16 19 18 22   23 24 26
Min/Max RH       21      54    19      62    21      74    20      83     0
RH            38 26 41   54 28 25 49   63 26 25 45   59 27 26 50   65 31 33
PWind Dir        SW      NW     N       E     S      SW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-241045-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
335 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

Date           01/23/18      Wed 01/24/18            Thu 01/25/18            Fri
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          64          32          66          39
Temp             47 37 32 28 26 31 53 64 54 44 39 35 33 37 57 66 57 49 45 42 40
Dewpt            10 12 14 15 15 18 18 15 14 17 18 20 19 22 19 19 20 26 28 32 33
Max/Min RH                   66          15          57          19          87
RH               22 35 47 56 63 57 24 15 20 34 42 53 56 54 23 16 23 40 52 69 78
Wind Dir          E  E  W  W  W  W  S SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd          4  4  4  4  4  4 10 13 10  9  8  8  8  8 17 18 16 13 13 13 12
Clouds           FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)         6  4  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  1  1  8  3 21  8  1  2  5  8
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                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt               100   100  1400  5900   100   100  2900  4600   300   400
T Wind Dir              E    NW     W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              4     4     4    13     9     8    13    23    12    14
RFTI              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 EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           01/26/18  Sat 01/27/18  Sun 01/28/18  Mon 01/29/18  Tue 01/30/18
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          70      35    58      27    59      32    64      36    64
Temp          62 59 42   36 52 48 34   28 50 50 38   33 55 55 42   37 56 58
Dewpt         39 35 28   22 20 12 15   15 17 17 19   19 23 20 23   24 26 29
Min/Max RH       27      55    20      64    21      65    20      73     0
RH            43 40 55   57 29 23 45   58 26 26 46   56 28 25 46   60 31 33
PWind Dir        SW       W     N       N    SW      SW    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW CL   CL CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-241045-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
335 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

Date           01/23/18      Wed 01/24/18            Thu 01/25/18            Fri
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                      18          58          27          60          32
Temp             43 32 26 22 19 24 47 58 48 38 34 30 28 32 51 60 51 42 38 35 33
Dewpt             0  5  8 10 10 12 11 10  6 11 11 15 15 16 15 20 19 25 25 28 29
Max/Min RH                   64          14          59          23          92
RH               16 32 46 60 68 60 23 15 17 32 38 53 58 51 23 21 28 50 59 76 87
Wind Dir         SE  E  E  N SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd          4  4  4  3  3  3 12 14 10  8  9  9  9  9 17 17 13 12 12 12 11
Clouds           FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)        14  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  1  1  3  2  2  2  3  1  2 13
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4
Mix Hgt               100   100  4400  5100   100   100  2300  3900   300   300
T Wind Dir             SW    NW     W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd              5     5     8    18    11    13    16    20    13    14
RFTI              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 EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           01/26/18  Sat 01/27/18  Sun 01/28/18  Mon 01/29/18  Tue 01/30/18
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          66      29    52      22    55      27    60      32    61
Temp          57 54 37   30 46 42 28   23 46 46 33   28 51 51 38   33 53 54
Dewpt         32 19 14   16 16 10 11   12 16 15 13   15 19 19 20   23 25 27
Min/Max RH       22      60    19      72    23      77    22      86     0
RH            39 25 39   56 30 26 48   63 29 28 43   59 28 28 48   67 33 35
PWind Dir        SW      NW     N       E    SW      SW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     5       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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