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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
312 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

TXZ024-201015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
312 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

Date           10/19/17      Fri 10/20/17            Sat 10/21/17            Sun
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                      60          77          61          81          47
Temp          79 73 67 64 62 60 66 74 77 72 67 64 63 61 68 78 81 70 59 54 51 47
Dewpt         50 53 55 54 56 57 59 61 61 59 60 59 58 59 57 48 43 40 45 38 42 36
Max/Min RH                   90          56          93          26          72
RH            36 49 66 70 80 89 77 64 58 64 78 83 85 93 68 36 27 34 61 55 72 63
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N NW
Wind Spd      13 10  8  9  8  9 13 14 16 13 13 14 14 13 14 16 17 12 12  8  6  8
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     35 68 79 78 79 82 81 53 43 38 44 19 12 25 35 32 32 30 12 16  5 13
PoP 12hr                     10          20          20          20          10
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.02        0.02           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     2     2     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  2     3     3     3     5     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              2000   900  2500  2700  1600  1100  5900  8300   200   100
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T Wind Spd             16    10    24    23    27    25    23    17     8     6
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           10/22  Mon 10/23/17  Tue 10/24/17  Wed 10/25/17  Thu 10/26/17
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          72      48    80      49    66      42    70      50    75
Temp          68 65   53 48 75 70   55 49 63 59   47 42 65 64   54 50 71 66
Dewpt         25 31   32 35 37 38   40 37 28 28   30 30 30 34   36 36 33 38
Min/Max RH       18      60    22      63    23      62    25      59    23
RH            20 29   45 60 26 31   55 62 26 31   52 62 27 34   51 59 25 36
PWind Dir        NW      SW    NW       N     N      NW     W      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ026-201015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
312 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

Date           10/19/17      Fri 10/20/17            Sat 10/21/17            Sun
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                      61          78          62          85          49
Temp          81 75 68 65 63 61 67 75 78 73 68 65 64 62 71 81 85 74 62 56 53 49
Dewpt         49 51 52 55 56 57 59 61 61 60 61 61 60 60 60 54 48 48 50 42 45 40
Max/Min RH                   87          56          93          27          75
RH            33 43 57 70 77 86 75 62 56 64 79 86 88 93 69 39 28 40 66 59 74 70
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      13 10 10 10  8  8 13 16 16 13 13 14 13 10 13 14 17 16 16 10 10  9
Clouds        FW B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     22 51 67 78 83 87 86 80 58 44 48 18 15 30 44 42 44 41 25 22  6 16
PoP 12hr                      5          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.02        0.02        0.02
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     3     3     3     1     3     3     2     2
Haines                  3     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     5     4
Mix Hgt               300   900  2400  2700  2400  1600  4300  8500   700   100
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW    NW     N    NW
T Wind Spd             10    10    23    25    25    23    19    19    10     5
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           10/22  Mon 10/23/17  Tue 10/24/17  Wed 10/25/17  Thu 10/26/17
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          74      49    82      50    70      43    71      49    78
Temp          70 66   54 49 76 72   56 50 67 62   48 43 66 64   53 49 73 68
Dewpt         30 33   35 37 39 41   41 38 30 29   30 30 31 35   37 37 38 41
Min/Max RH       19      63    22      63    22      60    24      63    25
RH            23 29   48 62 26 32   56 62 25 29   49 59 27 34   54 63 28 37
PWind Dir        NW      SW     W      NE     N       N     W      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ043-201015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
312 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

Date           10/19/17      Fri 10/20/17            Sat 10/21/17            Sun
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                      61          81          64          88          51
Temp          82 75 68 65 63 61 68 78 81 76 70 67 66 64 73 84 88 76 64 58 55 51
Dewpt         52 52 53 55 56 58 60 62 61 60 60 60 61 61 62 61 53 51 55 47 51 42
Max/Min RH                   92          49          90          30          88
RH            35 44 58 70 77 88 75 59 51 58 71 77 84 89 70 47 31 41 74 67 88 72
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N
Wind Spd      12  8  8  8  5  5 12 13 13 12 11 12 11 11 17 14 13 10 12  8 12  9
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     39 69 77 68 85 86 84 60 46 31 35 17 15 28 32 39 37 34 23 21  5 16
PoP 12hr                     10          20          10          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02           0        0.02        0.02
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S              S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S              S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     2     2     2     2
Haines                  3     3     3     3     3     3     2     4     5     5
Mix Hgt               600  1200  2600  3100  1500  1700  3500  7700   500   100
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW     W     N     N
T Wind Spd             13    11    16    23    13    21    24    14    12     5
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           10/22  Mon 10/23/17  Tue 10/24/17  Wed 10/25/17  Thu 10/26/17
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          74      48    82      51    70      43    72      50    80
Temp          70 66   53 48 76 72   57 51 67 62   48 43 67 65   54 50 75 70
Dewpt         27 30   32 34 34 38   40 39 28 27   32 31 28 32   34 38 34 38
Min/Max RH       17      58    19      63    19      62    21      63    20
RH            20 26   44 58 21 29   52 63 23 27   53 62 23 29   46 63 22 31
PWind Dir         N       W    SW       N     N       N     W      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ035-201015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
312 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

Date           10/19/17      Fri 10/20/17            Sat 10/21/17            Sun
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                      58          78          59          80          45
Temp          77 71 65 62 60 58 65 75 78 72 66 63 61 59 67 76 80 69 57 52 49 45
Dewpt         50 53 54 53 55 57 57 59 59 56 57 58 58 58 55 49 42 40 43 39 41 35
Max/Min RH                   96          51          96          26          75
RH            39 53 68 73 83 96 74 58 52 57 74 84 90 96 66 38 26 34 59 61 74 67
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      12 10  9 10  8 10 13 14 14 13 13 14 12 11 13 16 17 13 12  8  9  9
Clouds        B2 OV B2 B1 OV OV B2 SC SC FW SC FW FW SC FW SC SC SC FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     72 88 79 67 90 91 78 42 36 24 27 23 15 27 24 29 27 26 16 10  2 11
PoP 12hr                     20          10          10          10           5
QPF 12hr                   0.02           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     3     3     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              1600  1200  2100  3000  1000   900  5700  7600   200   100
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S     S     S    SW    SW     W     N     N
T Wind Spd             11    12    17    21    18    21    18    18     6     4
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           10/22  Mon 10/23/17  Tue 10/24/17  Wed 10/25/17  Thu 10/26/17
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          70      46    79      47    66      40    70      49    76
Temp          66 63   51 46 73 69   53 47 63 58   45 40 65 63   53 49 71 67
Dewpt         25 29   31 34 34 36   38 37 28 28   30 31 30 34   34 36 31 35
Min/Max RH       19      63    20      67    23      70    24      60    20
RH            21 28   46 62 24 30   56 67 27 32   55 69 27 33   48 60 22 31
PWind Dir         N      SW     W       N    NE       N     W      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   CL CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-201015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
312 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

Date           10/19/17      Fri 10/20/17            Sat 10/21/17            Sun
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                      61          79          64          85          48
Temp          83 76 69 65 63 61 68 76 79 74 69 67 66 64 72 81 85 74 61 55 52 48
Dewpt         50 52 53 55 56 57 59 62 61 60 61 61 61 61 60 54 47 48 49 43 45 40
Max/Min RH                   87          54          92          27          78
RH            33 44 58 70 77 86 74 62 54 62 76 82 87 91 66 39 27 40 66 63 77 73
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      13 10 10 10  8  8 13 14 16 13 13 13 13 12 14 16 16 16 16  9 11 10
Clouds        FW B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     24 58 73 77 82 85 83 76 55 42 44 17 13 25 41 40 41 40 25 20  5 16
PoP 12hr                      5          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.02        0.02        0.02
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     3     3     2     1     3     3     2     2
Haines                  3     3     3     3     3     3     4     4     5     4
Mix Hgt               800  1100  2500  2800  2100  1600  4700  9200  1500   200
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW    NW     N    NW
T Wind Spd             16    13    23    25    25    25    21    21    10     5
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           10/22  Mon 10/23/17  Tue 10/24/17  Wed 10/25/17  Thu 10/26/17
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          74      49    82      50    69      43    71      51    78
Temp          70 66   54 49 76 72   56 50 66 61   48 43 66 65   55 51 73 69
Dewpt         30 34   34 36 39 41   41 39 30 29   30 31 31 34   36 37 36 41
Min/Max RH       19      62    22      65    22      62    24      60    24
RH            23 30   47 61 26 32   56 65 26 30   49 62 27 32   49 59 25 36
PWind Dir        NW      SW     W      NE     N       N     W      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ029-201015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
312 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

Date           10/19/17      Fri 10/20/17            Sat 10/21/17            Sun
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                      56          77          57          77          42
Temp          77 70 63 60 58 56 64 73 77 71 64 61 59 57 64 74 77 66 54 49 46 42
Dewpt         48 53 54 54 54 55 57 59 59 56 57 56 56 56 53 47 40 37 41 37 39 34
Max/Min RH                   96          53          96          25          78
RH            36 54 72 80 86 96 79 61 54 59 78 84 89 96 66 39 26 34 61 63 77 72
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      13  9  9 10  9 10 13 13 14 12 13 13 12 10 13 17 16 12 12  8  8  8
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     56 84 83 71 82 86 78 35 30 21 28 21 12 26 27 26 21 24 12 11  3 11
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10          10           5
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.02           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     4     3     5     4     5     5
Mix Hgt              1900   900  2900  3700  1200   800  5400  7600   600   100
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S     S    SW     W    NW     N    NW
T Wind Spd             18    17    23    24    25    23    19    19     9     4
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           10/22  Mon 10/23/17  Tue 10/24/17  Wed 10/25/17  Thu 10/26/17
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          69      44    78      45    64      38    68      47    73
Temp          64 61   49 44 72 68   52 45 61 56   43 38 63 61   51 47 69 64
Dewpt         25 30   32 34 36 37   38 36 28 28   31 29 30 34   36 36 33 38
Min/Max RH       19      68    23      70    24      70    26      65    25
RH            22 30   52 67 27 32   60 70 29 34   62 69 29 36   56 65 27 38
PWind Dir        NW      SW    NW       N     N       N     W      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     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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