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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
204 PM CDT Fri Sep 15 2017

TXZ024-161015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
204 PM CDT Fri Sep 15 2017

Date           09/15/17      Sat 09/16/17            Sun 09/17/17            Mon
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                      69          92          66          91          66
Temp          96 91 79 74 71 69 78 88 92 87 76 71 68 66 76 87 91 86 75 71 68 66
Dewpt         55 54 57 57 60 59 59 56 56 57 60 61 61 60 61 57 57 57 59 60 58 58
Max/Min RH                   71          30          80          32          77
RH            25 29 47 56 67 70 52 34 30 37 59 69 78 80 60 37 32 37 58 68 70 77
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S SW
Wind Spd       8  9  5  8  9  8 10  9 10  8  6  5  5  4  4  5  9  9  5  4  5  5
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     46 41 45 47 49 50 53 56 67 78 66 53 56 59 61 63 60 57 49 42 35 29
PoP 12hr                     20          30          30          20           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.02           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S              S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S              S
LAL                     2     2     2     3     3     3     2     2     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1300   100 12400 12700   500   200  3400  5300  1100   200
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S    SW     W     W    SE     E     W
T Wind Spd              9     6    14    10    12     1     4     8     6     3
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           09/18  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17
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          92      68    94      68    93      65    90      64    87
Temp          87 87   73 68 90 89   73 68 89 87   71 65 86 85   69 64 83 82
Dewpt         59 57   60 61 57 53   57 57 48 48   57 57 57 56   59 57 57 58
Min/Max RH       31      77    26      68    21      76    32      78    36
RH            39 36   63 77 33 29   57 67 24 26   61 76 37 37   69 78 41 44
PWind Dir        SW       S    SW      SW    SW       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      10    20       5     5       5    20      20    20

$$

TXZ026-161015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
204 PM CDT Fri Sep 15 2017

Date           09/15/17      Sat 09/16/17            Sun 09/17/17            Mon
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                      68          94          66          93          65
Temp          96 90 78 74 71 68 79 90 94 88 76 72 69 66 77 88 93 87 75 71 68 65
Dewpt         59 57 59 59 60 60 61 60 59 59 61 61 62 61 63 60 59 59 61 62 60 60
Max/Min RH                   76          31          84          32          84
RH            29 33 52 59 68 76 54 37 31 38 60 68 78 84 62 39 32 39 62 73 76 84
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd      12  8  8  8  8  6  9 10 11  9  6  6  4  5  4  5  8  8  8  6  5  5
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     59 50 50 49 54 59 60 61 67 72 65 58 61 64 64 64 56 48 44 39 34 29
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          20           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.01           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  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  S  S  S              S
LAL                     2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               100   100  9900 11500  4200   400  2700  3400  2300   100
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     S     S    NE    NW    NE     E     S
T Wind Spd              5     6    13    20     6     1     9    10     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           09/18  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17
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          93      70    95      71    95      67    91      65    87
Temp          88 88   75 70 91 90   76 71 91 89   73 67 87 86   70 65 83 82
Dewpt         60 59   61 62 62 56   61 60 53 54   59 59 61 60   61 60 61 61
Min/Max RH       32      76    28      71    24      75    37      84    42
RH            39 38   62 76 38 32   60 68 28 30   62 75 42 42   73 84 47 49
PWind Dir         S       S    SW       S    SW       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         20      10    20       5    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ043-161015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
204 PM CDT Fri Sep 15 2017

Date           09/15/17      Sat 09/16/17            Sun 09/17/17            Mon
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                      68          95          66          95          65
Temp          97 91 79 74 71 68 79 90 95 89 77 72 69 66 78 90 95 89 76 71 68 65
Dewpt         57 56 57 58 60 60 61 59 58 56 58 59 58 59 60 58 56 57 57 58 58 61
Max/Min RH                   75          29          77          27          89
RH            26 31 47 57 68 75 54 35 29 33 53 64 69 77 54 34 27 34 53 65 72 87
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd      11  8  5  6  6  5  9  9 10  9  5  5  5  5  5  5  8  9  6  5  4  4
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     62 54 61 66 68 70 66 63 59 55 52 48 52 56 55 54 53 51 42 33 33 33
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     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
LAL                     2     2     2     2     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2100   100  2300  3300  1800   300  8600 10700  5300   200
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd              6     6    10    14     6     5     8     9     8     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           09/18  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17
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          93      70    95      71    95      68    92      67    89
Temp          88 88   75 70 91 90   76 71 91 90   73 68 88 87   72 67 85 84
Dewpt         61 57   61 63 63 58   60 62 57 55   58 62 61 58   60 62 61 60
Min/Max RH       31      78    30      73    26      80    33      84    38
RH            40 35   62 78 40 34   58 73 32 31   60 80 40 38   66 84 45 44
PWind Dir         S       S    SW       S    SW       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10      10    30      10    20      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ035-161015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
204 PM CDT Fri Sep 15 2017

Date           09/15/17      Sat 09/16/17            Sun 09/17/17            Mon
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                      65          89          63          90          63
Temp          93 87 75 71 68 65 75 85 89 84 73 68 65 63 74 85 90 85 73 68 65 63
Dewpt         53 53 56 57 59 59 60 56 56 56 59 59 59 58 59 57 55 54 56 57 55 58
Max/Min RH                   81          33          84          30          87
RH            26 31 52 61 73 81 60 37 33 38 62 73 81 84 59 39 31 35 55 68 70 84
Wind Dir      SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SW
Wind Spd      10 10 10  9 11  8  9 10 11  9  9  5  6  5  5  6 10 10  8  5  5  5
Clouds        SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     44 40 49 54 56 58 59 59 70 81 67 54 56 58 60 62 60 59 51 44 38 32
PoP 12hr                     20          30          30          20           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.03           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S              S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S              S
LAL                     2     2     2     3     3     3     2     2     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               100   100 10000 10200   500   200  4000  9400   300   200
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              8     5    11     8    12     4     3    11     8     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           09/18  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17
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          89      66    92      67    91      64    89      63    85
Temp          85 84   71 66 88 87   72 67 87 86   69 64 85 84   68 63 81 80
Dewpt         59 57   58 61 57 50   56 56 50 46   55 56 55 54   55 57 56 54
Min/Max RH       35      84    25      68    22      75    30      81    35
RH            41 40   63 84 35 28   57 68 28 25   61 75 36 36   63 81 42 41
PWind Dir         S       S    SW      SW    SW       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      10    20      10    10       5    20      20    20

$$

TXZ031-161015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
204 PM CDT Fri Sep 15 2017

Date           09/15/17      Sat 09/16/17            Sun 09/17/17            Mon
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                      69          94          67          94          66
Temp          97 91 79 75 72 69 79 90 94 89 77 72 69 67 78 89 94 88 76 72 69 66
Dewpt         58 58 58 59 60 61 61 59 58 59 62 61 61 61 63 59 59 59 61 61 59 60
Max/Min RH                   75          30          83          31          83
RH            28 33 49 58 66 75 54 35 30 38 60 68 76 83 61 37 31 38 60 70 72 83
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd      12  8  8  6  6  6 10 10 12  8  6  5  5  5  4  5  8  8  6  4  4  5
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     60 51 54 55 60 65 63 62 64 67 62 57 61 64 64 63 57 52 45 39 35 31
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.01           0           0
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                     2     2     2     3     3     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               200   200  5600  9900  5800   300  3400  5600  3400   200
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     S     S    SW    NW     E     E     S
T Wind Spd              8     8    14    23     8     1     8     9     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           09/18  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17
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          94      70    97      71    96      67    92      66    88
Temp          89 89   75 70 92 92   76 71 92 90   73 67 88 87   71 66 84 83
Dewpt         60 59   61 62 62 58   61 60 54 54   60 59 61 60   61 60 61 61
Min/Max RH       32      76    29      69    24      75    35      81    40
RH            39 38   62 76 37 32   59 69 28 30   63 75 40 40   71 81 46 47
PWind Dir         S       S    SW      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10      10    20       5    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ029-161015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
204 PM CDT Fri Sep 15 2017

Date           09/15/17      Sat 09/16/17            Sun 09/17/17            Mon
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                      63          88          61          88          61
Temp          93 87 74 69 66 63 73 84 88 83 71 66 63 61 72 83 88 83 71 66 63 61
Dewpt         52 52 56 56 58 58 59 56 55 56 59 59 59 58 60 57 54 54 58 58 55 57
Max/Min RH                   84          33          90          31          87
RH            25 30 53 63 75 84 62 38 33 40 66 78 87 90 66 41 31 37 63 75 75 87
Wind Dir      SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SW
Wind Spd       9  9  6  8  8  6  9 10 11  8  8  4  5  4  5  6  9  8  8  4  4  4
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     45 41 45 47 46 45 51 56 68 79 66 53 55 56 59 61 61 61 53 46 37 28
PoP 12hr                     20          30          30          20          10
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.03           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S              S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S              S
LAL                     2     2     2     3     3     3     2     2     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2400   100 10500 12600  5400   200  2100  7800  1000   200
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              9     8    13    11    18     3     5    13     9     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           09/18  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17
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          88      64    90      64    90      62    88      60    84
Temp          83 83   69 64 86 85   69 64 86 84   68 62 84 82   66 60 80 79
Dewpt         59 55   57 59 54 50   54 54 47 45   53 56 53 53   55 55 55 53
Min/Max RH       34      84    26      70    21      81    30      84    36
RH            44 38   66 84 34 30   59 70 26 26   59 81 34 37   68 84 42 41
PWind Dir        SW       S    SW      SW    SW       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      10    20       5     5       5    20      20    20

$$

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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