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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
338 AM CDT Sat Aug 12 2017

TXZ024-122245-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
338 AM CDT Sat Aug 12 2017

Date             Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17            Mon 08/14/17
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                      85          69          89          70          91
Temp          73 71 77 83 85 83 75 72 71 69 78 86 89 86 78 74 72 70 80 88 91 88
Dewpt         67 67 68 70 71 70 69 70 69 69 69 71 72 70 69 68 67 67 67 69 69 68
Min/Max RH                   57          99          54          92          49
RH            81 87 73 65 64 66 82 93 97100 74 61 57 58 75 81 85 89 66 54 49 52
Wind Dir       E  E SE  S  S SE  E SE  E SE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  W  S
Wind Spd       5  5  5  8  8  8  6  5  4  4  4  4  8  6  5  8  8  6 14 10  9  6
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     71 84 85 91 81 83 80 90 89 83 74 68 67 75 76 81 80 75 58 57 47 63
PoP 12hr                     60          60          30          60          30
QPF 12hr                   0.45        0.34        0.12        0.83        0.04
Rain SHWRS     S  L  L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  L  L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     3     4     4     3     3     4     4     3     3
Haines                  3     2     2     2     3     3     2     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              5100  3800  1700  1400  2300  4600  2800  1200  1900  3500
T Wind Dir             SW    SE    NE    NE    NE    SE     E     N    NW     N
T Wind Spd             13     6    11     9     5    12    24    16     5     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          Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17  Fri 08/18/17
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    91      71    94      71    94      72    93
Temp          75 70 88 88   75 71 91 91   76 71 91 91   77 72 90 90
Dewpt         68 67 69 67   68 65 68 64   65 66 67 64   65 65 66 63
Max/Min RH       91    47      90    40      86    37      75    35
RH            80 90 53 50   77 81 47 41   69 84 46 41   67 78 45 41
PWind Dir        SE     S       S    SW       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         30    30      20    20      10    20      10    20

$$

TXZ026-122245-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
338 AM CDT Sat Aug 12 2017

Date             Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17            Mon 08/14/17
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                      85          70          89          71          92
Temp          73 71 77 83 85 83 76 73 72 70 79 86 89 86 78 75 73 71 81 89 92 89
Dewpt         68 68 69 70 70 70 71 71 70 70 70 70 71 70 69 69 68 68 68 69 69 68
Min/Max RH                   54         100          55          97          49
RH            84 90 75 65 61 65 85 93 95100 75 58 56 58 73 82 85 90 65 52 47 50
Wind Dir       E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E SE  S  S SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd       4  5  6  6  8  9  9  6  5  4  5  4  6  6  9  8 11  5 12  9 11  8
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     63 78 83 90 85 83 87 90 90 87 83 73 60 64 64 76 79 77 50 56 41 66
PoP 12hr                     60          60          30          60          40
QPF 12hr                   0.37        0.38        0.11        0.86        0.04
Rain SHWRS     S  L  L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  L  L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     5     5     3     3     4     4     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              7600  7700  1400  1400  2300  4400  3000  1400  2300  3000
T Wind Dir              S     S    NE    NE    NE     E     E    NE     N    NE
T Wind Spd             10     9    14     9     5    11    23    24     8     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          Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17  Fri 08/18/17
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      73    96      74    95      74    96
Temp          76 72 90 90   77 73 93 93   79 74 92 92   79 74 93 93
Dewpt         68 68 69 67   68 66 68 66   67 67 68 65   65 66 66 63
Max/Min RH       87    44      81    38      81    36      74    33
RH            75 87 50 47   73 79 45 41   67 79 46 41   63 76 41 37
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         30    30      20    20      10    10      10    10

$$

TXZ043-122245-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
338 AM CDT Sat Aug 12 2017

Date             Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17            Mon 08/14/17
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          73          95          71          94
Temp          75 72 81 89 92 89 81 77 75 73 83 92 95 92 81 76 73 71 82 91 94 91
Dewpt         66 67 69 68 66 67 67 68 69 68 68 68 66 67 67 68 67 67 67 67 66 66
Min/Max RH                   39          89          37          90          40
RH            73 82 67 50 43 47 63 73 81 83 61 46 39 46 63 76 80 87 62 46 40 44
Wind Dir       E  E SE  S SE SE  E SE NE SE SE  S SE SE  S SE  S  S SW  S SW  S
Wind Spd       5  4  5  6  6  8  5  5  4  4  5  5  6  6  8  4  5  4 11 10 10  6
Clouds        SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)     45 49 52 73 74 73 74 76 79 79 62 75 69 80 77 81 78 80 57 60 52 68
PoP 12hr                     40          60          40          60          30
QPF 12hr                   0.08        0.20        0.15        0.30        0.01
Rain SHWRS        C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     2     4     4     3     3     4     4     2     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7800 10400  6400   300  4300  9300  4100  1500  2200  3100
T Wind Dir             SW     S    SW     N    SE     S     S    NW    NW    NE
T Wind Spd             14    16     6     4     3     6     6    13     4     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          Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17  Fri 08/18/17
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    94      74    97      74    96      74    96
Temp          77 72 91 91   78 74 94 94   79 74 93 93   79 74 93 93
Dewpt         67 65 67 66   65 66 67 64   64 65 67 63   63 64 64 61
Max/Min RH       80    39      76    34      74    34      66    30
RH            71 79 46 44   64 75 43 39   60 74 42 37   58 71 39 35
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40    20      30    20      10    20       5    10

$$

TXZ035-122245-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
338 AM CDT Sat Aug 12 2017

Date             Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17            Mon 08/14/17
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                      86          69          89          68          89
Temp          71 69 77 84 86 84 76 73 71 69 78 86 89 86 76 73 70 68 78 86 89 86
Dewpt         64 65 66 67 68 67 68 67 67 66 67 67 68 69 68 67 65 65 66 67 66 67
Min/Max RH                   51          97          52          93          47
RH            79 87 69 57 55 57 77 82 88 90 69 53 50 57 75 83 84 90 67 53 47 53
Wind Dir      SE  E SE  S  S  S SE  E SE  S SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd      11  6  9  9  9  9  8  6  6  5  8  5  8  8  9  8  9  5 13 10  8  9
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     64 75 83 84 81 81 74 89 87 70 64 63 63 82 84 80 78 71 48 54 48 62
PoP 12hr                     60          50          30          60          30
QPF 12hr                   0.17        0.19        0.12        0.39        0.02
Rain SHWRS     S  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     3     4     4     3     3     4     4     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5100  9200  6300   300  2200  6800  3800   800  2100  6200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S    NE    SE     S    SW    NE    NW     S
T Wind Spd             13     9     4     5     6    12     9     9     3     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          Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17  Fri 08/18/17
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    90      70    92      70    92      70    91
Temp          73 69 87 87   74 70 89 89   75 70 89 89   75 70 88 88
Dewpt         65 65 67 66   64 64 65 63   63 63 66 64   63 63 64 63
Max/Min RH       90    45      87    42      81    42      76    37
RH            75 87 51 49   70 81 45 42   67 78 47 44   67 78 45 43
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40    30      30    20      10    20      10    20

$$

TXZ031-122245-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
338 AM CDT Sat Aug 12 2017

Date             Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17            Mon 08/14/17
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                      88          71          91          71          94
Temp          73 71 79 86 88 86 78 75 73 71 80 88 91 88 79 75 73 71 82 91 94 91
Dewpt         67 67 68 69 67 69 71 70 69 69 69 70 68 69 68 69 67 68 67 67 67 68
Min/Max RH                   46         100          45          93          43
RH            81 86 70 59 51 59 81 86 89 94 69 54 46 53 69 81 81 89 61 46 41 48
Wind Dir       E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd       4  4  5  5  8  8  8  5  4  4  4  4  6  6  9  6  8  5 14  9 10  6
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     64 77 81 89 81 82 84 87 89 88 82 74 59 71 74 80 81 79 50 58 44 69
PoP 12hr                     60          60          30          60          30
QPF 12hr                   0.31        0.40        0.13        0.74        0.05
Rain SHWRS     S  L  L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  L  L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     3     5     5     3     3     4     4     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              8100 10100  6500  1500  2100  5000  3200  1600  2100  3500
T Wind Dir             SW     S     E    NE    NE    SE    SE    NE    NW    NE
T Wind Spd             12    13    14     9     5     9    16    21     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          Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17  Fri 08/18/17
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      73    97      73    97      73    96
Temp          77 72 90 90   77 73 94 94   78 73 94 94   78 73 93 93
Dewpt         69 67 68 67   68 66 68 66   66 66 67 65   65 65 65 63
Max/Min RH       83    44      82    36      79    35      72    31
RH            77 85 49 47   73 79 43 40   66 79 43 40   64 76 40 38
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40    30      20    20      10    10      10    10

$$

TXZ029-122245-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
338 AM CDT Sat Aug 12 2017

Date             Sat 08/12/17            Sun 08/13/17            Mon 08/14/17
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                      83          66          86          67          88
Temp          68 66 74 81 83 81 73 70 68 66 75 83 86 83 75 71 69 67 77 85 88 85
Dewpt         65 64 67 68 67 67 68 68 66 65 68 68 68 69 68 67 66 65 67 67 66 68
Min/Max RH                   55         100          53         100          51
RH            90 93 79 66 59 63 85 94 94 97 78 60 55 62 80 87 90 93 72 55 48 57
Wind Dir       E  E SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  E  S  S SW SW  W  S
Wind Spd       8  5  6  9  9  8  8  5  5  4  5  4  8  8  8  8  9  4 12  9  8  6
Clouds        B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     74 84 89 88 80 81 74 90 87 73 65 58 61 79 80 78 75 70 52 52 48 60
PoP 12hr                     70          60          30          60          30
QPF 12hr                   0.30        0.25        0.10        0.54        0.03
Rain SHWRS     S  L  L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  L  L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     5     3     4     4     3     3     4     4     3     3
Haines                  3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4000  6500  5000   700  5400  8500  3100  1200  2100  6300
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     E     E    SE     S     W     N    NW    SW
T Wind Spd             16     9     6     9     5    12    14    11     4     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          Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17  Thu 08/17/17  Fri 08/18/17
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    88      68    91      68    91      68    89
Temp          72 67 85 85   72 68 88 88   73 68 88 88   73 68 86 86
Dewpt         66 65 67 66   65 64 66 64   62 64 66 64   65 63 65 63
Max/Min RH       90    48      93    45      87    42      84    41
RH            82 93 55 53   78 87 49 45   68 87 49 45   76 84 50 46
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40    30      20    20      10    20      10    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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