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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
238 PM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

TXZ024-191015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
238 PM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

Date           02/18/17      Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue
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                      46          70          46          71          41
Temp          65 64 56 52 50 48 51 63 69 67 58 53 50 48 51 63 70 68 56 51 46 44
Dewpt         45 46 48 48 47 46 47 49 43 40 36 34 34 33 34 32 31 30 30 30 28 27
Max/Min RH                   93          36          57          23          52
RH            48 53 76 85 91 93 87 61 40 36 45 47 54 57 53 31 24 24 37 44 48 51
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  N NW  W  W
Wind Spd       8  6  5  4  4  4  4 10 13 12  9 12 12 12 13 13 13  9  4  4  5  5
Clouds        SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     45 39 42 57 75 90 89 88 89 85 50 50 22 25 15  6  3  6  2  3  2  3
PoP 12hr                      5          20           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S
Obvis            PF PF  F  F  F
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     2     3     4     4     5     3     4     4
Mix Hgt              1100   700  1300  1900   500   100  3500  6900  3200   100
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE     S    SW     W    NW    NW     W
T Wind Spd              6     8     8    12     8    11    12    14     8     9
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           02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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          76      47    83      51    82      41    60      34    61
Temp          67 73 57   50 73 80 61   53 73 78 51   43 54 57 42   36 54 59
Dewpt         23 26 32   32 36 33 34   34 36 28 24   23 21 18 21   22 22 24
Min/Max RH       14      51    18      48    16      45    21      56    23
RH            19 17 39   51 26 18 36   48 26 16 34   45 28 21 43   56 28 25
PWind Dir        SW       S     W      SW     W      NW     N       E     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ026-191015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
238 PM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

Date           02/18/17      Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue
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                      48          69          47          73          43
Temp          64 63 56 54 51 50 52 63 68 67 58 54 51 49 52 65 72 70 58 53 48 46
Dewpt         49 49 49 48 47 48 49 52 50 45 43 41 39 37 37 35 33 33 35 33 33 30
Max/Min RH                   94          46          63          24          55
RH            58 60 76 81 86 94 89 67 52 46 57 61 63 63 56 32 24 25 42 47 55 54
Wind Dir       E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW  N  N NW NW NW
Wind Spd       5  6  5  5  4  4  5 12 14 11  9 11 10  9 10 13 12  6  5  4  5  5
Clouds        B1 SC B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     66 42 74 79 85 90 90 90 90 76 62 56 26 36 14 10  5  8  2  3  3  3
PoP 12hr                      5          30          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0        0.07           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                         S  S  C  C
Obvis            PF PF  F  F  F
LAL                     1     1     2     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     2     3     3     5     5     3     4     4
Mix Hgt               800   700  1200  2100  1400     0  2100  6500     0     0
T Wind Dir              E     E     E    SE    SE    SW     W     W    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              8     9    10    14     8     6     6    11     5     8
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           02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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          76      45    83      49    83      42    61      34    62
Temp          67 73 55   48 73 79 59   52 73 79 52   44 55 58 42   36 55 60
Dewpt         28 30 32   32 37 36 35   34 39 31 26   26 23 19 20   21 22 25
Min/Max RH       16      54    20      52    17      49    21      54    23
RH            23 20 41   54 27 21 40   51 29 17 36   49 28 21 40   54 28 26
PWind Dir        NW       S    SW      SW     W       W     N       E    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ043-191015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
238 PM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

Date           02/18/17      Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue
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                      48          73          48          74          43
Temp          69 68 59 55 52 50 53 66 72 70 60 56 52 50 53 66 73 71 58 53 48 46
Dewpt         45 45 46 47 47 48 52 52 43 41 39 37 38 36 38 34 30 32 35 35 36 33
Max/Min RH                   97          33          60          21          62
RH            42 44 61 74 83 92 95 60 35 34 45 49 58 58 56 31 21 24 42 51 62 61
Wind Dir       E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
Wind Spd       5  5  4  4  4  4  5 12 13  8  6  9 10  8 11 13 11  6  4  4  5  4
Clouds        SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     36 31 40 53 68 81 79 76 78 80 58 62 48 42 25 13  6  9  3  3  3  4
PoP 12hr                      5          20          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S
Obvis                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     3     3     2     4     5     5     3     4
Mix Hgt              1200   100  1700  5400   500   300  5500  7100  3900   100
T Wind Dir              E    NE     E     S    SW    SW     W     W     W    NW
T Wind Spd              5     4     6    12     8     9    11    14     6     8
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           02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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          76      46    84      50    85      44    64      37    65
Temp          67 73 56   49 74 80 61   53 75 81 54   46 58 61 45   39 58 63
Dewpt         31 28 32   34 37 32 34   37 36 29 27   28 23 17 22   25 24 25
Min/Max RH       18      55    17      56    15      50    17      56    22
RH            26 19 40   55 26 17 37   56 24 15 34   50 26 18 40   56 27 24
PWind Dir         N       S    SW      SW    SW       W     N       E    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ035-191015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
238 PM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

Date           02/18/17      Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue
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                      46          69          41          70          37
Temp          71 69 58 54 50 48 51 62 68 66 55 50 46 43 47 61 69 67 53 48 43 40
Dewpt         34 38 41 43 43 42 42 38 27 29 30 29 30 31 33 31 29 27 30 28 28 26
Max/Min RH                   80          20          63          22          57
RH            26 32 52 67 77 80 72 41 21 25 38 45 54 62 58 32 23 22 41 46 55 57
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE  E  E SE  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW  N  N NW NW NW
Wind Spd       9  8  8  8  8  8  8 12 17 13 11 13 11 10 13 17 13 11  6  4  5  4
Clouds        SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     48 40 44 55 69 80 78 76 81 74 45 38 20 21 14  4  1  3  1  3  1  4
PoP 12hr                      0          10           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Sprinkles                           S  S
Obvis                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     3     4     4     4     3     4     4
Mix Hgt              1700   200  2200  7900  4000   100  3100  6500  3700   100
T Wind Dir             SE     E    SE    SW    SW     W     W    NW    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              9     8     8    18    12     8    10    16     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           02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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          75      44    82      46    80      38    61      33    63
Temp          65 72 54   47 72 78 57   49 70 76 49   40 54 58 42   35 55 61
Dewpt         25 25 29   32 34 26 31   31 32 21 18   22 15 11 16   20 22 20
Min/Max RH       15      56    14      50    13      48    14      53    20
RH            22 17 38   56 25 14 37   50 25 13 29   48 21 15 34   53 27 21
PWind Dir         W      SW     W      SW     W      NW    NW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-191015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
238 PM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

Date           02/18/17      Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue
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                      48          72          48          74          43
Temp          67 66 58 55 52 50 53 65 71 69 60 56 52 50 53 66 73 71 58 53 48 46
Dewpt         51 50 48 48 47 48 49 53 47 45 42 39 39 37 39 34 32 33 35 35 34 32
Max/Min RH                   94          41          63          22          59
RH            57 57 71 79 85 93 87 65 43 41 51 54 61 62 58 30 22 25 42 51 58 59
Wind Dir       E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W NW  N  N NW NW NW
Wind Spd       6  5  4  5  4  4  4 12 16 11  8 11 11  9 10 13 12  6  4  4  5  4
Clouds        B1 SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     52 39 59 69 80 90 90 90 90 79 56 58 28 36 17 10  5  9  2  3  2  3
PoP 12hr                      5          20          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0        0.04           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S
Obvis            PF PF  F  F  F
LAL                     1     1     2     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     3     3     5     5     3     4     4
Mix Hgt              1100   600  1400  2100  1400   100  4800  7400  3100   100
T Wind Dir              E    SE    SE     S     S    SW    SW     W    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              9     8     9    14     8     6     9    13     6     8
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           02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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          77      46    85      50    86      42    62      35    64
Temp          68 74 56   49 74 81 61   53 75 82 53   44 56 59 43   37 56 62
Dewpt         25 28 33   34 36 35 36   36 38 31 26   26 24 20 21   23 23 26
Min/Max RH       14      56    18      53    16      48    22      56    23
RH            20 18 41   56 25 19 39   53 26 16 35   48 30 22 40   56 27 25
PWind Dir         N       S    SW      SW     W       W     N       E     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ029-191015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
238 PM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

Date           02/18/17      Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue
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                      45          68          41          68          36
Temp          69 67 57 52 49 47 50 61 67 65 54 49 45 43 47 60 67 65 52 46 42 39
Dewpt         35 40 44 43 43 44 43 43 34 31 29 29 31 31 33 30 29 27 26 27 27 25
Max/Min RH                   90          28          63          23          57
RH            29 37 62 70 80 90 78 51 29 28 38 45 57 62 59 32 24 24 36 46 55 57
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W NW  N  N  N NW NW NW
Wind Spd       9  9  8  6  6  6  8 12 16 13  9 12 10 10 13 16 13  9  4  4  4  4
Clouds        SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     42 40 44 56 71 83 80 76 86 73 40 25 19 18 13  4  1  3  1  2  1  2
PoP 12hr                      0          10           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Sprinkles                           S  S
Obvis                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     4     4     4     3     4     4
Mix Hgt              1800   200  2000  8100  3800   200  4100  6400  3500   100
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     S    SW    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              9     8     9    20    12     9    12    16     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           02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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          74      42    81      46    78      36    58      31    61
Temp          64 71 53   45 70 77 56   48 68 74 47   38 51 55 40   33 53 58
Dewpt         24 25 29   32 34 28 31   31 32 22 20   21 18 15 16   20 22 20
Min/Max RH       15      60    16      51    14      50    19      58    21
RH            22 18 40   60 26 16 38   51 26 14 34   50 26 20 38   58 29 22
PWind Dir        SW      SW     W      SW     W      NW     N      SE     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5     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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