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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
401 AM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

TXZ024-112230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

Date             Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17
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                      92          71          89          70          90
Temp          74 71 81 89 92 89 79 76 73 71 79 86 89 86 78 74 72 70 79 87 90 87
Dewpt         64 66 67 68 66 65 66 67 66 67 68 69 71 70 69 69 69 69 69 70 69 67
Min/Max RH                   42          83          47          90          44
RH            71 83 64 51 44 46 64 74 79 87 69 57 56 58 74 84 91 96 71 56 51 52
Wind Dir      SW NW NE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       6  4  4  4  5  8  6  6  4  4  4  5  8  8  6  5  4  4  4  4  5  6
Clouds        SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     41 49 54 40 39 52 57 59 54 72 74 77 76 81 79 87 81 83 68 70 61 71
PoP 12hr                     20          20          40          50          40
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0        0.03        0.25        0.03
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     2     2     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5200  6600  4000  1400  2600  2300  1600  1400
T Wind Dir             NE     E     E    SE     E    NE     E     S
T Wind Spd              5     4     9    11     9    13    10     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          Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17
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          70    89      70    91      71    93      72    94
Temp          74 70 86 86   74 70 88 88   75 71 90 90   77 72 91 91
Dewpt         68 67 68 66   69 67 69 66   67 67 67 65   65 65 67 63
Max/Min RH       88    50      88    48      87    45      84    40
RH            80 89 54 51   83 91 53 48   74 87 46 44   67 79 46 39
PWind Dir        SE     S      SE     S       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         50    40      40    30      20    20      20    20

$$

TXZ026-112230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

Date             Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17
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                      94          73          91          71          90
Temp          76 73 83 91 94 91 81 78 75 73 81 88 91 88 79 75 73 71 80 87 90 87
Dewpt         66 67 68 69 68 67 68 68 68 68 68 69 70 69 70 70 69 69 70 70 70 69
Min/Max RH                   40          79          44          90          44
RH            71 81 61 49 43 45 64 72 79 84 64 53 50 53 74 83 87 93 72 57 52 55
Wind Dir       S  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S SE SE  E  E  E SE  E SE SE SE
Wind Spd       6  4  5  4  6  8  8  8  5  5  5  5  8  8  9  5  5  4  4  4  5  6
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
Clouds(%)     53 56 51 41 40 52 61 63 61 70 69 81 79 85 87 87 83 84 73 74 61 67
PoP 12hr                     20          20          40          60          40
QPF 12hr                   0.02           0        0.03        0.47        0.02
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     2     2     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4100  4300  2800  1000  3000  3800  1400  1500
T Wind Dir             NE    NE     E     E     E     E     E     S
T Wind Spd              9     8     9    11    10    13    11     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          Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17
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          71    90      71    92      74    95      74    95
Temp          75 71 87 87   75 71 89 89   78 74 92 92   79 74 92 92
Dewpt         69 68 69 68   69 69 69 68   68 68 68 66   66 66 67 65
Max/Min RH       90    52      87    47      81    41      81    39
RH            81 90 55 53   81 93 52 49   71 82 46 42   65 76 44 41
PWind Dir        SE     S       E    SE       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         50    40      50    30      20    20      20    20

$$

TXZ043-112230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

Date             Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17
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                      98          75          95          73          95
Temp          77 74 85 95 98 95 84 80 77 75 84 92 95 92 82 78 75 73 84 92 95 92
Dewpt         64 65 67 67 64 64 65 66 67 67 68 67 65 65 66 67 68 67 68 67 64 67
Min/Max RH                   36          76          36          76          35
RH            64 75 56 41 33 36 53 62 72 77 59 44 37 41 59 69 78 81 59 43 36 44
Wind Dir      SW SW SW  S SE SE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SE SE
Wind Spd       5  4  6  4  6  6  6  5  5  4  8  6  8  8  9  5  4  4  5  5  8  8
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     13 12 16 33 44 40 51 46 42 38 41 58 62 75 80 77 74 76 70 75 64 78
PoP 12hr                     10          20          20          50          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.32        0.03
Rain SHWRS     S              S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S              S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     3     3     4     4     4     4
Haines                  3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              8300 10500  7200  1600  8000 11100  6500  1500
T Wind Dir             SW     S     E     E     S     S     E    SE
T Wind Spd              8     6    16    14     8    12    16    11
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          Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17
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          72    93      72    95      74    96      74    96
Temp          77 72 90 90   77 72 92 92   79 74 93 93   79 74 93 93
Dewpt         67 67 67 65   67 67 67 65   65 65 66 62   63 64 65 61
Max/Min RH       84    41      79    40      71    34      74    32
RH            71 84 48 45   71 84 45 41   63 74 41 36   58 71 40 35
PWind Dir        SE     S      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         50    30      40    20      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ035-112230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

Date             Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17
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                      92          70          90          70          90
Temp          73 70 80 89 92 89 79 75 72 70 79 87 90 87 78 74 72 70 79 87 90 87
Dewpt         62 63 66 65 64 62 64 64 64 65 66 66 65 66 67 67 66 65 66 66 65 67
Min/Max RH                   38          81          44          84          45
RH            68 78 62 45 40 41 61 69 75 84 64 49 44 49 69 78 81 84 64 49 44 51
Wind Dir      SW SW  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       8  5  6  6  8  9  8  8  8  6  8  8 10 10  8  8  6  4  6  5  8  9
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     15 17 22 26 38 43 58 49 50 52 62 70 69 80 74 84 85 77 63 69 54 77
PoP 12hr                     10          20          30          50          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.13        0.03
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     2     2     3     3     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7400  9400  5900   900  7700 10500  6200  1000
T Wind Dir             SW    SE     E     E     S     S     E    SE
T Wind Spd              5    11    11    11    13    14    14    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          Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17
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          69    88      68    89      70    90      70    91
Temp          74 69 85 85   72 68 86 86   74 70 87 87   74 70 88 88
Dewpt         67 66 66 66   66 65 66 66   66 65 66 65   64 63 65 64
Max/Min RH       90    50      87    47      81    42      78    42
RH            80 90 53 53   80 90 51 51   76 84 49 48   70 78 47 45
PWind Dir        SE     S      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         50    30      50    30      30    20      20    20

$$

TXZ031-112230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

Date             Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17
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                      95          73          93          72          92
Temp          76 73 83 92 95 92 82 78 75 73 82 90 93 90 80 77 74 72 81 89 92 89
Dewpt         67 66 68 67 65 66 66 68 67 67 68 68 67 68 69 69 68 68 69 68 67 68
Min/Max RH                   37          78          38          85          37
RH            73 79 59 44 37 43 59 70 75 81 62 48 43 49 69 79 83 89 68 50 44 50
Wind Dir      SW  W  N SE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SE SE  E SE  E SE SE  S SE SE
Wind Spd       6  4  5  4  5  8  8  8  5  4  5  5  8  6  8  6  4  4  4  4  5  6
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     44 44 45 34 35 46 54 57 52 61 61 75 77 81 81 87 81 85 73 77 63 72
PoP 12hr                     20          20          40          60          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.42        0.02
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     2     2     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5400  6200  3700  1300  3300  7400  1500  1700
T Wind Dir             NE     E     E     E     E     E     E     S
T Wind Spd              6     3    10    11     8    14    11     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          Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17
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          71    92      71    93      73    97      74    97
Temp          76 71 89 89   76 71 90 90   77 73 94 94   79 74 94 94
Dewpt         69 68 68 66   69 68 68 66   67 67 67 65   66 65 66 64
Max/Min RH       86    46      85    44      82    37      79    36
RH            80 89 50 47   80 90 49 45   70 81 43 40   65 75 41 39
PWind Dir        SE     S      SE    SE       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         50    40      50    30      20    20      10    20

$$

TXZ029-112230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

Date             Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17
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                      90          69          87          67          88
Temp          71 68 78 87 90 87 77 74 71 69 77 84 87 84 75 71 69 67 77 85 88 85
Dewpt         63 63 66 66 64 64 65 65 65 65 68 67 67 67 68 67 66 66 67 67 65 67
Min/Max RH                   44          84          48          93          45
RH            76 84 66 50 42 46 66 74 81 87 73 56 52 56 79 86 90 97 72 55 47 55
Wind Dir      SW SW  S  S SE SE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE
Wind Spd       5  4  6  5  6  8  6  6  6  4  5  6  9  8  6  5  4  4  5  4  6  8
Clouds        FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     20 27 30 32 35 50 52 56 58 71 72 73 77 82 67 85 82 77 56 63 53 76
PoP 12hr                     10          20          40          50          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.02        0.15        0.04
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              6900  8700  5000   500  6300  5300  1500  1100
T Wind Dir              S    SE     E    SE     S     E     E    SE
T Wind Spd              3    10    14     9    11    14    11    12
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          Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17
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          67    86      67    88      68    89      68    90
Temp          72 67 83 83   71 67 85 85   72 68 86 86   73 68 87 87
Dewpt         67 65 67 67   66 65 67 66   66 65 66 65   65 63 66 64
Max/Min RH       93    53      90    52      90    44      87    44
RH            85 93 58 58   84 93 55 53   80 90 51 50   77 84 50 46
PWind Dir        SE     S      SE     S       S    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         50    30      40    30      20    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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