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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
619 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

TXZ024-182230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
619 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

Date             Sun 02/18/18            Mon 02/19/18            Tue 02/20/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      75          54          76          49          66
Temp                48 65 74 70 62 61 58 57 61 72 76 71 60 57 52 49 52 62 66 60
Dewpt               37 44 46 47 50 51 51 50 45 39 36 35 37 39 38 35 32 28 25 22
Min/Max RH                   37          83          23          61          21
RH                  67 47 38 43 64 70 79 77 57 30 23 26 42 51 60 59 46 28 21 23
Wind Dir             S SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW
Wind Spd            12 18 18 16 16 16 13 12 14 19 18 16 14 13 12 11 11 12 13 13
Clouds              SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)           40 33 31 29 33 37 36 35 32 28 42 55 56 57 48 38 30 21 19 17
PoP 12hr                     10           5           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     2     2     2     4     4     2     2     4     4
Mix Hgt              2200  6600  2200   600  5800  7400  2300   300  5600  7600
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW     W     S
T Wind Spd             12    31    24    19    23    35    12     8    12    14
RFTI                 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


Date               Wed 02/21/18  Thu 02/22/18  Fri 02/23/18  Sat 02/24/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            26    40      21    49      33    61      39    64
Temp          39   26 35 37 25   21 40 44 34   34 54 57 45   39 57 60
Dewpt         15    8  6  9 12   10 17 23 27   28 31 30 31   29 23 20
Max/Min RH         45    25      64    31      80    31      70    19
RH            37   45 29 31 57   62 40 44 77   79 41 35 58   67 27 21
PWind Dir           N    NE       E     E      SE     S       W     W
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW
PoP 12hr           10     5       5    10      20    10       5     0

$$

TXZ026-182230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
619 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

Date             Sun 02/18/18            Mon 02/19/18            Tue 02/20/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      73          57          79          52          69
Temp                48 61 71 70 64 63 60 59 63 75 79 74 63 59 56 52 55 65 69 60
Dewpt               37 43 47 50 53 55 55 54 49 43 39 38 40 43 43 41 36 31 27 24
Min/Max RH                   41          88          24          66          21
RH                  66 52 42 49 67 76 83 82 60 32 24 27 43 56 61 66 48 28 21 25
Wind Dir             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N
Wind Spd            11 17 18 17 17 17 14 13 16 18 18 16 14 13 11 10 11 12 13 13
Clouds              B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)           53 62 55 48 51 54 51 49 45 41 51 62 64 67 63 60 45 31 25 19
PoP 12hr                      5          10           5          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  3     2     2     2     4     4     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1400  3000  2000  1400  5900  7800  4600  1600  5400  8000
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW     S
T Wind Spd             12    27    25    21    23    35    16    19    11    12
RFTI                 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


Date               Wed 02/21/18  Thu 02/22/18  Fri 02/23/18  Sat 02/24/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            26    40      23    47      33    61      40    65
Temp          39   27 36 38 28   23 40 43 34   33 54 58 45   40 58 61
Dewpt         16    8  6  9 12   13 19 24 29   30 33 32 31   29 28 24
Max/Min RH         45    25      66    37      89    34      64    22
RH            38   45 28 29 51   65 42 46 81   89 45 37 57   64 31 24
PWind Dir           N    NE      NE     E      SE     S       W     W
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC B1 SC FW   FW SC B1 B1   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr            5    10       5    20      20    20      10     5

$$

TXZ043-182230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
619 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

Date             Sun 02/18/18            Mon 02/19/18            Tue 02/20/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      74          60          80          55          73
Temp                49 64 72 72 65 63 62 60 64 76 80 77 65 61 58 55 58 70 73 70
Dewpt               41 47 50 52 54 56 57 57 53 47 42 39 42 46 48 47 41 34 30 27
Min/Max RH                   44          89          24          74          20
RH                  74 54 45 49 66 76 86 88 68 36 26 26 43 58 70 73 53 26 20 20
Wind Dir             S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  W  W SW
Wind Spd             9 13 16 17 16 13 12 12 13 16 14 13 13 13 11  9 11 13 11  9
Clouds              B1 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW
Clouds(%)           69 80 65 50 64 79 73 67 67 68 68 69 69 70 64 58 49 41 30 19
PoP 12hr                     10          20           5          20           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02           0        0.02           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S              S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     3     2     2     2     4
Mix Hgt              1200  3400  2100  1500  5900  7500  4500  1800  5600  7100
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              9    29    29    28    24    32    23    17    21    18
RFTI                 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


Date               Wed 02/21/18  Thu 02/22/18  Fri 02/23/18  Sat 02/24/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            30    42      23    48      35    63      42    68
Temp          47   32 39 41 28   23 40 47 35   35 55 61 47   42 61 64
Dewpt         24   13 12 12 15   14 22 26 31   34 37 34 35   33 31 26
Max/Min RH         46    29      70    40      96    34      70    22
RH            40   45 32 31 59   68 48 44 85   94 51 36 60   70 33 24
PWind Dir           N    NE      NE    NE       E     S      SW     W
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC B1 SC FW   FW SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr           10    10       5    20      20    20      10    10

$$

TXZ035-182230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
619 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

Date             Sun 02/18/18            Mon 02/19/18            Tue 02/20/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      74          51          75          45          66
Temp                47 63 73 71 62 58 55 52 56 70 75 71 60 54 50 45 48 61 66 61
Dewpt               37 43 43 43 46 49 48 46 42 38 35 33 36 38 36 33 30 26 23 20
Min/Max RH                   33          80          22          62          19
RH                  68 48 34 36 57 73 78 80 59 31 23 25 41 54 59 62 49 26 19 20
Wind Dir             S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW
Wind Spd            13 19 21 21 18 13 12 13 18 23 24 21 18 13 11 10 13 17 16 13
Clouds              SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)           42 36 36 36 44 53 49 45 37 29 41 53 56 59 48 38 29 21 14  8
PoP 12hr                      5          10           0           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     4     3     2     3     4     4
Mix Hgt              2000  5600  3600   600  5600  7700  5000   300  4500  7000
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             18    31    19    18    24    37    13    10    18    21
RFTI                 0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category       NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Wed 02/21/18  Thu 02/22/18  Fri 02/23/18  Sat 02/24/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            28    43      21    50      32    62      37    64
Temp          42   29 38 41 26   21 41 47 32   32 53 60 43   37 57 61
Dewpt         19   11  9 12 12   12 20 24 27   29 29 28 30   27 22 17
Max/Min RH         46    26      70    33      88    27      68    17
RH            39   46 29 30 55   68 43 41 81   88 39 30 59   67 25 18
PWind Dir           N    NE       E    SE      SE    SW      SW     W
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW
PoP 12hr           10     5       5     5      20    10       5     5

$$

TXZ031-182230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
619 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

Date             Sun 02/18/18            Mon 02/19/18            Tue 02/20/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      75          58          81          54          72
Temp                47 63 73 72 66 63 61 59 64 77 81 75 65 60 57 54 57 68 72 63
Dewpt               38 45 48 50 52 53 55 55 51 44 40 38 40 43 44 43 38 31 28 25
Min/Max RH                   40          89          23          67          19
RH                  71 51 42 47 62 71 81 87 63 31 23 27 41 53 61 66 48 25 19 22
Wind Dir             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W NW  N
Wind Spd            11 17 17 16 14 14 13 13 16 18 17 14 13 13 11  9 10 12 13 13
Clouds              B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)           57 66 54 42 49 55 53 51 48 44 55 65 67 69 63 58 45 32 25 19
PoP 12hr                      5          10           5          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  3     2     2     2     4     4     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1600  3500  2600  1600  6400  8000  4800  1700  4900  8300
T Wind Dir              S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             13    28    27    26    24    35    17    21    16    19
RFTI                 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


Date               Wed 02/21/18  Thu 02/22/18  Fri 02/23/18  Sat 02/24/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            28    41      22    49      34    63      41    67
Temp          42   29 37 38 27   22 41 46 35   34 57 60 47   41 61 62
Dewpt         17    9  6  9 13   12 19 24 29   30 34 33 32   31 28 24
Max/Min RH         43    23      67    35      88    33      67    21
RH            37   42 26 29 55   66 41 42 79   87 43 36 55   67 28 24
PWind Dir           N    NE      NE     E      SE     S       W     W
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC B1 SC FW   FW SC B1 B1   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12hr           10    10       5    20      20    20      10     5

$$

TXZ029-182230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
619 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

Date             Sun 02/18/18            Mon 02/19/18            Tue 02/20/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      72          50          72          44          63
Temp                46 62 71 69 59 56 53 51 55 68 72 68 59 54 49 44 49 60 63 58
Dewpt               36 42 44 45 46 46 46 45 42 38 35 33 35 37 35 32 30 27 23 20
Min/Max RH                   38          80          25          62          21
RH                  67 47 38 42 62 68 78 80 61 33 26 27 41 52 58 62 48 28 21 22
Wind Dir             S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd            13 19 20 18 16 13 11 12 17 21 21 19 16 12 10 10 12 13 13 11
Clouds              SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)           30 19 18 18 22 27 29 30 30 30 39 49 52 55 43 32 25 19 15 12
PoP 12hr                      5           5           0           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     2     2     2     4     3     2     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              2400  6300  3400   400  5500  7300  4600   200  4900  7300
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             20    33    19    14    24    39    13    10    14    17
RFTI                 0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category       NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Wed 02/21/18  Thu 02/22/18  Fri 02/23/18  Sat 02/24/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            24    41      18    49      30    61      36    62
Temp          38   24 36 38 23   18 40 45 32   30 53 57 42   36 56 57
Dewpt         16   10  9 13 12   10 21 25 26   28 30 29 29   26 22 17
Max/Min RH         53    28      71    37      92    30      68    18
RH            40   53 32 35 62   70 46 45 79   91 41 34 59   67 26 21
PWind Dir           N    NE       E    SE      SE    SW       W     W
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW
PoP 12hr           10     5       5     5      20    10       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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