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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
326 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

TXZ024-172215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
326 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Date             Tue 10/17/17            Wed 10/18/17            Thu 10/19/17
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                      82          52          87          55          77
Temp          49 46 59 76 82 73 63 58 55 52 65 81 87 77 66 61 59 55 63 73 77 71
Dewpt         35 35 38 40 40 42 42 40 39 41 43 45 46 48 48 45 44 46 47 49 47 50
Min/Max RH                   22          68          24          74          35
RH            60 66 45 27 22 33 47 50 54 65 45 28 24 36 52 56 58 72 57 43 35 48
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  6  9 11 12  9  8  8  8  8  8  6 10  8  8  6  5  4  6  9 13  9
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC FW SC FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      0  3  2  3  3  6  2  3  3  7  5 11  9 18 23 35 22 35 23 38 43 50
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     4     3     3     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              2300  4000   100   100  3100  8000   200   200  2100  3600
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             14    13     8     8     9    14     9     5    10    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          Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17  Sun 10/22/17  Mon 10/23/17
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          57    75      61    81      50    69      48    71
Temp          61 57 72 71   64 61 78 71   56 50 66 62   52 48 67 65
Dewpt         51 55 60 58   59 59 54 50   40 38 32 36   37 37 36 42
Max/Min RH       96    58      94    37      62    26      66    31
RH            71 92 65 65   86 94 44 48   55 62 28 37   56 66 32 44
PWind Dir         S     S       S     W       N     N      SW     N
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         10    10      20    20      20     5       5    10

$$

TXZ026-172215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
326 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Date             Tue 10/17/17            Wed 10/18/17            Thu 10/19/17
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                      81          49          83          55          79
Temp          47 44 58 75 81 71 60 55 53 49 62 77 83 74 65 61 58 55 64 75 79 73
Dewpt         38 36 40 40 39 41 41 40 40 41 44 47 47 46 47 46 47 47 48 50 49 51
Min/Max RH                   22          77          28          74          35
RH            71 72 52 29 22 34 49 56 62 73 52 34 28 36 52 59 66 74 56 42 35 46
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       5  5  8 12 12  9  9  8  6  5  6 10 13  9  9  8  5  5  8 11 13 10
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      0  3  2  3  2  4  2  3  3  6  6  9  9 17 29 36 19 33 20 35 30 47
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     4     4     4     2     2     2     3
Mix Hgt              2600  3400     0     0  1700  4800   100   100  2400  3800
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             10    16     8     5     6    16     9     5    12    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          Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17  Sun 10/22/17  Mon 10/23/17
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          59    77      62    82      53    71      50    73
Temp          63 59 74 72   65 62 79 73   59 53 68 64   54 50 69 67
Dewpt         53 57 60 59   60 60 59 54   44 40 37 37   39 38 41 43
Max/Min RH       96    54      93    42      61    29      63    33
RH            70 92 62 63   84 93 51 51   58 60 32 36   56 63 36 42
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW       N     N       W    NW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          5    20      20    30      30     5       5    10

$$

TXZ043-172215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
326 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Date             Tue 10/17/17            Wed 10/18/17            Thu 10/19/17
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                      82          48          86          55          80
Temp          45 42 57 75 82 71 60 55 52 48 62 80 86 76 66 61 58 55 64 76 80 74
Dewpt         35 35 38 37 36 37 39 39 39 40 42 41 40 40 43 43 45 46 48 51 48 49
Min/Max RH                   19          76          20          74          33
RH            67 75 49 25 19 28 46 55 62 72 48 25 20 27 43 52 61 71 55 41 33 42
Wind Dir      SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       4  4  6 11 10  8  6  5  4  5  9 10 11  9  6  8  5  4  8 10 12  9
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      0  3  3  3  3  3  2  3  3  6  9 15 18 21 16 36 17 34 22 42 46 54
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     4     4     4     4     3     2     3
Mix Hgt              2800  4000   100   100  1900  5300   100   200  2800  3200
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              9    12     6     5    12    13     8     5    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          Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17  Sun 10/22/17  Mon 10/23/17
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          60    79      63    85      54    72      50    74
Temp          64 60 76 74   66 63 81 75   60 54 69 65   54 50 70 68
Dewpt         54 58 60 57   60 61 61 53   47 41 35 34   39 38 37 40
Max/Min RH       96    49      93    38      62    25      63    27
RH            70 92 58 55   80 93 51 46   61 61 29 31   56 62 30 36
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW      NW     N       W    NW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         10    20       5    20      30     5       5    10

$$

TXZ035-172215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
326 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Date             Tue 10/17/17            Wed 10/18/17            Thu 10/19/17
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                      79          47          85          53          77
Temp          44 41 55 73 79 69 58 53 51 47 61 79 85 75 64 59 57 53 62 73 77 70
Dewpt         34 33 36 37 37 39 39 38 39 40 42 45 45 45 47 43 44 45 46 48 47 50
Min/Max RH                   22          79          25          74          35
RH            67 72 48 27 22 33 49 56 64 76 49 30 25 34 54 54 63 73 56 41 35 48
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  4  8 11 11  9  9  8  6  6  9 10 12 10 10  9  6  5  8 10 13 12
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)      0  2  5  3  4  5  2  4  3  8 19 17 15 19 20 35 19 43 29 49 52 55
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     4     3     3     2     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              2300  3800   100   100  2900  8100   200   300  2100  3500
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             13    12     9     6    11    13     9     8    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          Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17  Sun 10/22/17  Mon 10/23/17
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          56    75      58    81      48    69      47    73
Temp          60 56 72 70   61 58 77 71   55 48 65 62   51 47 69 66
Dewpt         51 55 58 55   57 58 50 44   39 37 30 35   36 35 35 40
Max/Min RH      100    52      99    30      65    25      63    27
RH            72 96 62 59   85 99 39 38   55 65 26 36   55 62 29 38
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW       N    NE      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10    10       5    20      10     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-172215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
326 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Date             Tue 10/17/17            Wed 10/18/17            Thu 10/19/17
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                      83          49          82          55          79
Temp          47 44 58 76 83 72 61 56 53 49 61 76 82 74 64 60 58 55 64 75 79 73
Dewpt         37 36 39 40 39 41 41 40 40 42 44 46 45 46 47 46 46 47 48 50 48 50
Min/Max RH                   22          79          27          74          34
RH            68 72 49 28 22 33 48 56 63 75 53 34 27 37 52 59 64 74 56 42 34 45
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       5  5  8 12 12  9  8  8  6  5  8 11 12  9  9  8  5  5  8 11 13 10
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      0  3  2  3  3  4  2  3  3  5  7  9  8 19 28 37 17 32 23 38 34 50
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     4     4     4     2     2     4     4
Mix Hgt              2700  3800   200   100  2200  5800   200   200  2800  3800
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             13    14     9     6    10    16    10     8    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          Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17  Sun 10/22/17  Mon 10/23/17
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          59    78      63    83      53    72      50    73
Temp          63 59 75 73   66 63 80 74   59 53 69 65   54 50 69 67
Dewpt         54 56 60 59   60 60 60 55   45 41 36 36   40 39 39 42
Max/Min RH       93    53      90    42      63    26      65    30
RH            72 89 61 61   81 89 50 52   60 62 30 34   58 65 33 40
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW       N     N       W    NW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B2 B1   SC SC SC B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5    20      20    30      20     5       5    10

$$

TXZ029-172215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
326 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Date             Tue 10/17/17            Wed 10/18/17            Thu 10/19/17
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                      80          47          83          52          75
Temp          44 41 55 73 80 70 59 54 51 47 60 77 83 73 63 58 55 52 61 71 75 68
Dewpt         34 33 37 39 38 40 40 39 39 41 43 46 45 46 47 45 45 45 46 47 46 49
Min/Max RH                   22          83          26          77          36
RH            67 72 50 29 22 34 50 58 64 78 53 33 26 38 56 61 68 76 59 42 36 50
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5 10 13 12  8  9  8  8  5  9 10 11  8  9  6  5  4  8  9 13 10
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      0  2  3  3  2  4  2  4  3  8  5 13  8 17 14 32 15 33 28 43 48 47
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     4     3     3     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              2300  3600   100   100  4200  7600   200   300  2100  4500
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             17    14    10     9    11    13    10     8    12    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          Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17  Sun 10/22/17  Mon 10/23/17
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          54    74      56    78      46    67      45    70
Temp          58 54 71 68   60 56 74 68   52 46 63 60   49 45 66 64
Dewpt         51 52 58 55   56 56 50 45   38 36 29 35   36 35 36 41
Max/Min RH       96    54      99    34      67    25      68    32
RH            77 92 64 62   88 99 42 43   58 67 27 39   60 67 33 43
PWind Dir         S     S       S     W       N    NE      SW     N
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10     5      10    20      10     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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