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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
300 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

TXZ024-211015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
300 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

Date           07/20/17      Fri 07/21/17            Sat 07/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      75          99          75          98          73
Temp         100100 87 81 79 75 88 95 98 97 86 80 78 76 88 96 98 96 85 80 76 73
Dewpt         56 55 57 60 60 60 61 57 55 56 58 60 61 62 60 59 57 57 58 60 61 62
Max/Min RH                   61          24          64          26          69
RH            25 23 37 48 54 61 41 29 24 26 39 51 57 63 39 30 26 28 40 51 59 69
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W
Wind Spd      12  9  8  8  9 10 13 11 12 12  8  8  8  8 12  9  9  9  8  6  5  6
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     10 15 13  9 11  5  5  7 17 20 15 10  5  8 11 16 32 40 45 35 36 36
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              6200   200 10700 11500  7300   200 12000 13300  8200   200
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd             10     9    14    17     9     9    14     6     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           07/23  Mon 07/24/17  Tue 07/25/17  Wed 07/26/17  Thu 07/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          95      71    91      70    92      72    95      73    96
Temp          93 90   75 72 90 87   72 70 87 91   76 73 90 93   78 73 92 95
Dewpt         61 61   65 65 63 63   64 64 61 60   61 62 61 58   59 61 60 57
Min/Max RH       32      81    40      81    34      71    29      67    28
RH            35 38   71 80 41 45   76 80 42 36   59 69 38 31   52 67 35 29
PWind Dir        SW      SW     E       E     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         30      30    40      20    10       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-211015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
300 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

Date           07/20/17      Fri 07/21/17            Sat 07/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      74         101          76         101          75
Temp         100 98 87 82 78 74 89 98101 99 88 83 79 76 89 97101 98 86 82 78 75
Dewpt         57 57 59 62 63 62 63 61 59 59 61 62 63 62 62 61 58 58 60 62 63 63
Max/Min RH                   69          24          62          24          66
RH            26 25 39 51 59 66 42 30 26 27 40 49 57 61 41 31 25 26 41 50 59 66
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      12 11 11 10  8  5 11 11 13 13 10  9  8  6 11 10 10 11  9  9  6  5
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      8 14 12 11 13 10  8  7 16 17 15 15  8  3  5  8 23 33 41 28 30 32
PoP 12hr                      0           5           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              6000   200 11000 11500  7200   200 11200 12800  8100   200
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              9     8    14    17    10     8    13    12    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           07/23  Mon 07/24/17  Tue 07/25/17  Wed 07/26/17  Thu 07/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          97      73    93      73    95      74    97      74    97
Temp          94 92   78 74 91 91   76 74 89 94   79 75 92 95   79 74 93 96
Dewpt         62 61   65 65 63 63   65 65 63 60   62 63 63 59   61 62 61 58
Min/Max RH       30      76    37      76    31      69    29      66    28
RH            35 35   64 74 40 40   68 74 42 33   56 67 38 30   54 66 35 29
PWind Dir        SW       W     E       E     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      30    30      20    10       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ043-211015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
300 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

Date           07/20/17      Fri 07/21/17            Sat 07/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      72          99          75         100          75
Temp          98 97 87 82 77 73 88 96 99 97 87 83 79 75 88 97 99 98 87 83 79 75
Dewpt         59 59 62 63 63 63 64 62 61 60 61 61 62 62 66 61 60 59 61 62 62 62
Max/Min RH                   73          28          65          27          65
RH            29 28 44 52 63 72 45 33 29 30 42 48 57 65 48 32 27 28 41 49 56 65
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SW
Wind Spd       9 10  8  5  4  4  9 10 12 11  8  6  6  6 12  9 10 10  8  6  6  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     22 25 24 18 16 11  8 16 33 38 31 25 18  9  8 22 30 42 44 30 31 31
PoP 12hr                      5           0           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              6200   200 10200 11700  7200   200 10500 12400  7900   200
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8     6    13    16     8     5    16    13     8     5
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           07/23  Mon 07/24/17  Tue 07/25/17  Wed 07/26/17  Thu 07/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          97      73    94      73    96      73    98      74    97
Temp          96 95   80 73 92 93   79 74 92 94   79 73 95 97   82 74 94 95
Dewpt         61 60   63 63 62 61   62 63 62 58   62 63 62 58   61 63 60 58
Min/Max RH       30      71    34      71    28      71    28      70    28
RH            32 31   56 70 38 35   58 69 37 30   55 70 34 29   49 69 32 29
PWind Dir         S      SE     S      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      20    20      10     5       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-211015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
300 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

Date           07/20/17      Fri 07/21/17            Sat 07/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      71          95          72          95          71
Temp          93 93 82 78 74 71 83 90 94 93 81 79 75 73 83 91 94 93 81 77 73 71
Dewpt         58 56 58 60 59 60 61 59 57 56 59 59 60 60 61 60 58 57 59 61 61 61
Max/Min RH                   68          27          66          28          71
RH            32 29 44 54 59 67 47 35 29 29 47 51 60 65 47 35 30 30 47 57 65 70
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      13 11  9  9  9  6 13 11 13 13 10  9  9  8 13  9 10  9  8  6  6  5
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     25 22 17 13  8  3  2 12 30 29 25 19 15 20 17 33 32 47 56 42 39 35
PoP 12hr                      0           5           5          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              5400   200  9500 10700  6600   300 11500 12400  7400   200
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S     S    SW     S     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8     6    16    17     9     8    13     6     8     5
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           07/23  Mon 07/24/17  Tue 07/25/17  Wed 07/26/17  Thu 07/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          91      69    87      69    91      70    93      71    94
Temp          86 88   74 70 83 86   73 69 86 89   76 70 89 92   78 71 89 93
Dewpt         60 60   63 63 61 61   62 61 60 58   60 61 61 57   59 61 59 56
Min/Max RH       34      81    42      76    33      73    30      71    28
RH            42 38   69 79 47 43   69 74 41 35   58 73 40 31   53 70 36 29
PWind Dir        SW       E    SE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         30      30    30      20    10       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ031-211015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
300 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

Date           07/20/17      Fri 07/21/17            Sat 07/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      72         103          74         102          74
Temp         104101 87 82 77 73 90 99103100 88 82 78 75 90 98102 99 87 82 77 74
Dewpt         57 58 60 62 63 62 63 59 58 58 60 62 63 62 63 60 58 58 60 62 62 62
Max/Min RH                   72          24          66          24          67
RH            23 24 40 51 64 68 40 27 24 25 40 51 60 64 40 29 24 26 40 51 59 66
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      12 10  9  9  6  5 11 10 13 13 10  8  8  6 12 10 11 11  9  8  6  5
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     11 15 14 11 11  7  7  8 18 19 16 14 10  3  5  9 27 35 37 30 30 31
PoP 12hr                      0           5           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5900   400 11100 11800  7600   200 11300 13000  8200   300
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              9     6    13    16    10     8    13    11     9     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           07/23  Mon 07/24/17  Tue 07/25/17  Wed 07/26/17  Thu 07/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          98      72    94      72    96      73    99      74    99
Temp          95 95   78 73 91 91   76 73 91 95   79 74 93 96   80 75 94 97
Dewpt         61 61   65 65 63 63   65 65 63 60   62 64 62 60   61 62 60 59
Min/Max RH       28      79    36      79    30      72    28      66    27
RH            33 34   65 77 40 40   69 77 39 32   57 70 35 30   53 65 33 29
PWind Dir        SW       W    SE       E     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      30    30      20     5       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-211015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
300 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

Date           07/20/17      Fri 07/21/17            Sat 07/22/17            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      69          92          70          93          69
Temp          93 92 81 77 74 69 82 88 92 89 79 76 73 70 83 90 93 90 79 77 72 70
Dewpt         57 56 58 61 60 60 62 59 56 56 58 59 60 60 61 60 58 58 59 61 61 62
Max/Min RH                   73          30          71          31          78
RH            32 30 46 58 62 73 50 37 30 33 48 56 64 70 48 37 31 34 50 58 68 77
Wind Dir      SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W
Wind Spd      12  9  6  8  5  5 12 11 12 12  8  8  6  6 12  9  9  8  6  5  5  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      7 12  9  7  6  3  4  5 13 20 19 13 15 16 15 26 35 47 51 41 40 38
PoP 12hr                      0           5           0          10          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                                                        S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                                                             S  S  S  S  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              5400   200  9500 10400  6500   300 11800 13200   200   100
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8     8    17    18    10     9    13     6     6     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           07/23  Mon 07/24/17  Tue 07/25/17  Wed 07/26/17  Thu 07/27/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          89      66    86      67    89      68    92      69    92
Temp          88 86   71 67 86 84   70 68 85 87   74 69 89 90   75 69 89 91
Dewpt         61 62   64 63 63 62   63 62 61 59   60 61 61 59   60 60 60 57
Min/Max RH       39      90    45      84    37      78    34      73    31
RH            41 45   78 87 47 47   77 82 44 39   61 76 40 36   59 72 38 32
PWind Dir        SW       N    SE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         30      30    40      20    10       5     5       5    10

$$

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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