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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
356 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

TXZ024-171015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
356 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            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                      11          43          21          57          30
Temp             23 18 15 13 11 16 34 43 36 29 26 23 21 27 48 57 48 40 36 33 31
Dewpt            -8 -7 -8 -8 -7 -6  0  3  4  5  8  9 10 13 16 18 18 19 20 20 19
Max/Min RH                   45          18          66          21          69
RH               24 32 36 39 44 38 23 18 25 35 46 52 60 56 28 21 29 41 52 59 62
Wind Dir          E SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW SW  S SW SW  W SW
Wind Spd          4  4  4  4  4  5  9 10  6  6  9  9  9  9  9  9  6  8 10 10 10
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         2  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  1  0  1  7  0  0  0  0  1  0  2  1  2
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                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt               400   200  2500  3500  1000   800  1800  2700   100   100
T Wind Dir             SE     S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              4     4     9    12    10     9    14    11     8     9
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           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
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          71      39    74      40    56      29    59      33    58
Temp          60 61 46   40 65 63 47   41 52 47 35   30 51 51 38   34 51 49
Dewpt         21 21 24   25 24 24 30   28 20 20 17   19 12 15 14   17 20 19
Min/Max RH       16      57    15      60    24      65    16      53    23
RH            22 21 41   55 21 22 52   60 28 34 48   65 21 24 37   50 30 31
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW      SW     W      NW    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ026-171015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
356 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            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                      10          42          21          56          29
Temp             23 17 14 12 10 15 33 42 35 29 25 23 21 26 47 56 47 39 35 32 30
Dewpt           -11 -8 -7 -6 -3 -3 -4  0  2  2  5  5  7 10 16 18 19 20 21 21 20
Max/Min RH                   55          16          57          23          73
RH               21 31 38 43 54 44 19 17 24 31 41 45 53 50 29 23 32 46 57 64 67
Wind Dir         NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd          4  4  4  4  5  6 10 11  9  8  6  6  6  6 10 12  9  9  9  6  9
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         1  0  4  1  1  0  1  0  1  0  0  6  1  2  0  0  1  0  2  2  2
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                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt               100   100  1800  2700   100   100  2400  3000   100     0
T Wind Dir              E     S     S     S     S     S    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              4     4     9    12     8     5     9    14     9     6
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           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
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      39    73      40    59      30    59      33    57
Temp          58 59 45   40 64 62 47   41 54 50 36   31 51 51 38   34 51 49
Dewpt         25 26 26   28 27 30 34   29 23 22 21   19 16 17 16   17 21 21
Min/Max RH       20      64    19      65    24      62    19      54    24
RH            28 28 46   63 25 29 60   63 30 33 54   62 24 26 39   50 31 33
PWind Dir         S       S    SW       S     W      NW    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ043-171015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
356 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            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                       9          41          21          52          28
Temp             23 17 13 11  9 14 32 41 35 28 25 23 21 26 44 52 44 37 33 30 28
Dewpt           -13-12-10 -9 -6 -5 -6 -2  0  0  4  6  8 11 13 16 19 22 25 26 24
Max/Min RH                   52          15          61          23          85
RH               19 26 34 40 50 43 18 16 22 29 39 47 55 53 28 23 36 54 71 83 82
Wind Dir         NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd          4  4  4  3  4  4  5  8  5  5  5  5  5  6  9 11  6  6  9  9  9
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         1  1  1  0  1  3  2  0  1  1  1  8  5 10  5  2  1  1  1  1  1
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                  4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              1200   900  2200  3000   100   300  1900  3200   100   200
T Wind Dir              E     S     S     S     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd              6     4     8     9     5     6    11    13     9    10
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           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
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      38    74      42    62      31    60      34    62
Temp          57 58 44   39 64 64 49   43 57 52 38   32 52 52 39   35 54 52
Dewpt         27 26 32   33 30 31 35   30 20 17 16   18 13 14 16   20 21 24
Min/Max RH       24      80    20      63    18      57    15      57    22
RH            31 29 61   79 27 29 59   61 24 25 41   57 21 22 38   55 27 33
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW      SW     W      NW    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ035-171015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
356 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            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                      11          40          19          54          27
Temp             24 18 15 13 11 15 32 40 33 27 23 21 19 24 45 54 45 37 33 30 28
Dewpt            -8 -7-11-10 -6 -5 -3 -3  0  6  8  9  9 13 16 16 16 18 18 19 18
Max/Min RH                   46          16          71          22          73
RH               23 32 30 34 44 39 21 16 23 40 51 59 63 62 31 22 30 46 54 64 67
Wind Dir          E SE  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd          4  5  5  5  5  6 11 12  8  8  8  6  6  8 11 11  8  9 10  9  9
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         1  1  2  1  5  9  1  0  1  2 11  8  2  5  0  0  1  0  1  1  2
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                  4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt               300   200  2400  3200   800   500  1900  2500   100   100
T Wind Dir             SE     S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              5     5     8    12    10     9    13    11     8     9
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           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
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    73      36    55      25    57      29    58
Temp          58 58 42   36 63 61 44   37 50 45 31   26 48 48 35   30 50 48
Dewpt         21 19 22   22 24 24 29   22 18 14 15   12 12 13 15   14 19 18
Min/Max RH       16      59    16      59    21      57    17      56    21
RH            24 21 44   57 23 24 56   55 28 28 50   56 23 24 44   52 29 29
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW      SW     W      NW     W      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW   CL FW FW FW   SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-171015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
356 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            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                       9          42          21          57          30
Temp             23 17 13 11  9 14 33 42 35 29 25 23 21 26 47 57 48 40 35 33 31
Dewpt           -11 -8 -6 -6 -3 -3 -4  1  2  2  5  5  7 10 16 19 20 21 21 21 20
Max/Min RH                   59          17          57          23          74
RH               21 32 40 46 58 46 19 17 24 31 41 45 53 50 29 23 33 47 56 63 66
Wind Dir         NE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd          4  4  4  4  4  6 10 11  8  6  6  6  6  6 11 11  8  8  9  8  9
Clouds           CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         1  7  1  1  1  1  1  0  1  0  1  6  1  3  0  0  1  0  1  1  2
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                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              1300   500  2000  2800   200   200  2500  3100   200   100
T Wind Dir              E     S     S     S     S     S    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              6     6    11    12     8     6    10    16     9     8
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           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
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      40    74      41    61      31    60      34    60
Temp          58 60 46   41 65 63 48   42 56 51 37   32 52 52 39   35 53 51
Dewpt         25 25 28   28 27 30 34   30 22 22 21   20 15 16 16   18 21 21
Min/Max RH       20      62    19      64    22      63    17      53    22
RH            27 26 49   61 24 28 59   62 28 31 52   63 23 24 37   49 28 32
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW      SW     W      NW    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL CL   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ029-171015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
356 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            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                       9          41          17          55          26
Temp             23 17 13 11  9 14 32 41 33 26 22 19 17 23 45 55 46 37 32 29 27
Dewpt            -5 -6 -9 -8 -7 -4  0  1  3  7  9 10 10 14 16 17 17 17 18 19 18
Max/Min RH                   51          18          81          22          77
RH               28 35 35 41 46 44 24 18 27 44 56 66 72 69 31 22 31 44 55 66 70
Wind Dir          E SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd          3  4  4  4  4  6 12 12  6  6  8  5  5  8 11 10  6  8  9  8  9
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         1  1  1  1  1  0  1  0  2  0  1  7  1  0  0  0  1  0  1  2  3
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                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4
Mix Hgt               200   200  2500  3200   300   300  1700  2500   100   100
T Wind Dir             SE     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              5     6    11    14    10    10    12    12     9    11
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           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
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    72      35    52      24    56      29    56
Temp          58 59 42   36 62 60 43   36 47 43 30   25 47 47 35   30 49 47
Dewpt         17 15 20   23 24 23 28   23 19 17 15   15 13 14 14   15 21 19
Min/Max RH       14      62    16      60    26      67    18      60    25
RH            20 18 40   59 23 24 56   59 32 34 53   66 25 26 42   54 33 33
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW      SW     W      NW    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW SC FW   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5     5       5     0       0     0

$$

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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