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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

TXZ024-112300-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date             Wed 10/11/17            Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17
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                      72          53          82          62          87
Temp          44 42 53 67 72 66 60 57 55 53 64 77 82 76 69 66 64 62 71 83 87 80
Dewpt         37 37 41 43 45 47 48 47 48 51 55 58 58 58 59 60 60 60 62 64 61 63
Min/Max RH                   37          96          44          97          43
RH            77 83 63 42 37 50 63 69 76 91 73 52 44 55 71 82 88 94 74 54 43 58
Wind Dir      SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  5  8 10  8  6  8  6  6  9 10 12  8  6  9  9  9 10  9 10  6
Clouds        CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)      2  3  2  6  2  3  7 11 19 17 33 18 21 15  3  6 21 24 25 22 22 31
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     5     5     3     2
Mix Hgt              3200  4000   200   400  4000  5500   300   300  1200  6900
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             10    13     6     6    14    16    10     9    12     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          Sat 10/14/17  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17
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          63    83      55    67      44    67      49    74
Temp          68 63 80 74   61 55 65 60   49 44 63 61   53 49 70 68
Dewpt         62 61 65 64   60 45 36 36   36 34 35 38   38 39 44 48
Max/Min RH       95    55      98    31      67    32      70    37
RH            82 92 62 70   98 68 34 41   61 67 35 42   57 68 39 48
PWind Dir         S    SW      SW    NE      NE    SE       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5    10      30     5       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-112300-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date             Wed 10/11/17            Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17
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                      73          53          84          63          87
Temp          46 44 55 68 73 67 60 57 55 53 64 79 84 77 70 67 65 63 72 83 87 80
Dewpt         39 39 42 43 43 45 46 47 48 49 53 58 60 60 61 61 61 61 63 64 64 64
Min/Max RH                   34          90          44          95          46
RH            75 82 62 40 34 45 60 69 77 86 66 49 44 55 72 80 86 92 74 53 46 58
Wind Dir       W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  5  6  9  8  9  8  5  5  8 11 13  9  9  9  8  8 10 10 12  8
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      2  4  3  2  3  2  7 15 23 26 37 22 32 19  7 10 18 25 22 15 12 25
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                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              3300  4000   200   100  3400  5000   200   200  1800  3200
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd              6    11     8     5    12    18    10     8    10    10
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          Sat 10/14/17  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17
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          65    84      57    69      47    69      49    74
Temp          69 65 81 76   62 57 67 62   51 47 65 63   53 49 70 68
Dewpt         62 61 66 64   62 48 40 38   38 36 37 38   39 39 43 45
Max/Min RH       89    54      99    33      65    31      70    35
RH            77 86 61 67   99 71 37 41   60 65 35 40   59 68 38 43
PWind Dir         S     S      SW     N      NE     E       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5     5      40     5       5     0       5     5

$$

TXZ043-112300-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date             Wed 10/11/17            Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17
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                      73          56          84          63          88
Temp          46 44 55 68 73 68 62 59 58 56 66 79 84 77 70 67 65 63 72 84 88 81
Dewpt         38 38 39 40 40 43 46 47 49 50 54 58 59 59 61 61 61 62 63 64 62 62
Min/Max RH                   30          85          43          98          41
RH            73 79 55 36 30 41 57 64 72 81 65 48 43 53 71 80 87 96 73 52 41 52
Wind Dir       W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       2  3  4  4  8  6  6  6  4  4  8 11 12  8  8  9  8  6 11 11 12  8
Clouds        CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)      5  3 12  9 27 32 31 39 54 41 51 37 42 29 10 17 22 29 19 16 11 27
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                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2900  3600   900   200  4000  5600  2200   500  2900  5500
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S
T Wind Spd              4     9     8     5    13    19    10    10    18    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          Sat 10/14/17  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17
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          65    86      59    69      49    68      50    75
Temp          70 65 82 78   64 59 67 63   53 49 65 62   54 50 71 69
Dewpt         62 63 66 63   63 53 47 42   41 38 34 35   38 39 40 44
Max/Min RH       96    49      95    40      65    28      67    30
RH            77 92 58 61   95 79 48 47   64 65 32 36   55 66 33 41
PWind Dir         S     S      SW     N      NE    NE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0     5      50    10       5     0       0     5

$$

TXZ035-112300-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date             Wed 10/11/17            Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17
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                      72          53          81          60          85
Temp          44 42 53 67 72 66 60 57 55 53 63 76 81 74 67 64 62 60 69 81 85 78
Dewpt         37 37 38 41 43 45 46 47 48 50 53 55 56 56 58 58 59 60 61 62 60 60
Min/Max RH                   35          93          42         100          43
RH            75 82 56 39 35 46 61 70 77 89 69 48 42 53 72 80 89 99 75 53 43 54
Wind Dir      SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  8  9 11  9  9  9  8  6 10 10 12  9  9 11  9  8  9  9 11  8
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)      4  4  8  9 15 19 19 27 32 25 35 21 24 18 10 15 38 24 17 21 19 31
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     5     5     3     2
Mix Hgt              2800  3500   700   500  3600  5000   300   600   900  4900
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             10    13     9    10    16    16    10    10    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          Sat 10/14/17  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17
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          62    82      54    66      44    66      48    74
Temp          67 62 79 73   60 54 64 59   48 44 62 60   52 48 70 68
Dewpt         60 60 63 60   59 45 39 37   37 33 34 39   38 39 43 46
Max/Min RH       95    50      98    35      65    33      72    35
RH            79 92 59 63   98 71 40 43   64 64 35 45   60 70 38 45
PWind Dir         S     S      SW    NE      NE    SE       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5     5      30     5       5     0       5     5

$$

TXZ031-112300-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date             Wed 10/11/17            Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17
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                      74          54          85          63          89
Temp          46 44 55 69 74 68 61 58 56 54 65 80 85 78 71 67 65 63 73 85 89 82
Dewpt         39 39 41 42 42 45 46 48 49 50 54 58 59 59 61 61 61 61 63 64 63 64
Min/Max RH                   32          89          42          95          42
RH            75 82 59 38 32 44 58 69 76 85 66 48 42 53 71 80 86 92 72 51 42 56
Wind Dir       W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       3  3  4  6  9  8  9  6  5  5  9 12 13  9  8  9  9  6 10 11 12  8
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      4  4  3  3  5  6 10 18 31 28 40 22 34 19  8 14 25 25 23 16 11 25
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                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              3400  4100   400   200  3600  5400   400   400  1900  5100
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd              8    11     9     5    17    19    11     9    12    10
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          Sat 10/14/17  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17
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          65    85      58    70      48    70      50    75
Temp          70 65 82 77   63 58 68 63   52 48 66 64   54 50 71 69
Dewpt         62 62 66 65   62 49 40 40   40 37 36 38   40 41 43 46
Max/Min RH       92    52      95    33      66    30      70    33
RH            76 89 58 67   95 71 36 42   62 66 33 38   59 69 36 43
PWind Dir         S     S      SW     N      NE     E       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5     5      40     5       5     0       5     5

$$

TXZ029-112300-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date             Wed 10/11/17            Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17
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                      71          52          81          59          85
Temp          42 40 51 66 71 65 59 56 54 52 63 76 81 74 67 63 61 59 69 81 85 78
Dewpt         36 36 40 42 43 46 47 47 49 50 54 56 56 56 58 58 59 58 61 62 59 60
Min/Max RH                   36          97          42          99          41
RH            79 85 65 42 36 50 65 72 83 92 73 50 42 53 74 83 92 96 77 53 41 55
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd       4  4  8 10 12  8  8  9  6  6 10 10 12  8  8  9  8  6 10 10 11  6
Clouds        CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL SC FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)      3  3  3  8  3  4  7 13 30 19 25 14 14 11  1  5 29 24 19 23 25 33
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     5     5     3     2
Mix Hgt              2700  3300   300   300  3800  5300   300   400  1000  6100
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             13    14    10    10    17    16    11    11    12     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          Sat 10/14/17  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17
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          61    80      52    65      42    65      47    73
Temp          66 61 77 71   58 52 63 58   47 42 61 59   51 47 69 67
Dewpt         60 60 64 61   57 43 36 33   35 33 34 38   40 39 44 47
Max/Min RH       99    56      98    31      70    34      75    38
RH            82 96 65 70   98 71 37 39   64 69 36 45   67 73 41 49
PWind Dir         S    SW       W    NE       E    SE       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10    10      30     5       5     5       5     5

$$

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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