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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
325 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

TXZ024-152230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date             Tue 08/15/17            Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17
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          70          95          70          94
Temp          72 70 81 91 94 91 80 75 72 70 82 92 95 92 80 76 73 70 81 91 94 91
Dewpt         68 67 69 68 66 66 66 67 68 67 69 67 63 63 66 67 67 66 68 69 65 65
Min/Max RH                   40          90          34          88          39
RH            89 92 68 47 40 44 63 76 86 90 66 45 35 39 62 74 83 88 66 49 39 43
Wind Dir       E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  S  E  E  E NE NE  E  E SE SE
Wind Spd       5  3  6 10 12 13 11  9  6  5  6  6  4  1  1  2  3  4  4  4  8 12
Clouds        SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     38 37 29 34 51 67 84 73 69 30 33 26 40 57 42 26 29 32 33 39 34 45
PoP 12hr                     40          50          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.05        0.42        0.01        0.01        0.09
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     4     4     4     1     2     2     2     3     3
Haines                  3     2     3     2     2     4     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              7900 10000  6100   300  3500  7700  5000   500  4500  7600
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    SW     W    SW    NE     E    SE
T Wind Spd             11    19    19     5    14     5     4     8     9    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          Fri 08/18/17  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17
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    95      69    95      70    96      71    96
Temp          75 70 92 91   75 69 91 92   76 70 92 93   77 71 93 93
Dewpt         67 67 66 63   65 66 66 62   65 65 62 60   62 62 61 59
Max/Min RH       90    36      89    35      84    30      73    29
RH            75 90 43 39   73 89 44 38   69 84 37 34   61 73 35 33
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         20    20      30    20      10     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-152230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date             Tue 08/15/17            Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17
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          74          97          73          95
Temp          75 73 83 92 95 92 82 79 76 74 85 94 97 94 83 78 75 73 83 92 95 92
Dewpt         68 69 69 69 67 68 67 68 68 68 69 70 68 67 68 69 69 69 69 69 67 67
Min/Max RH                   40          82          38          87          40
RH            80 87 63 47 40 46 60 70 76 82 60 46 39 42 61 73 81 87 63 47 40 44
Wind Dir       E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S SW SW NW NE  E  E SE SE
Wind Spd       5  2  6 10 13 13 11  9  9  9 10 11 10  8  4  3  4  4  4  4  5  9
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     45 43 30 36 46 64 75 74 84 59 57 33 55 57 44 31 34 26 25 37 29 46
PoP 12hr                     20          50          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.06        0.39        0.01        0.06        0.06
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     3     4     4     1     3     3     3     2     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     4
Mix Hgt              7600  9700  4800   300  4800 10200  5200   600  5100  7400
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    NE     E    SE
T Wind Spd             11    21    14     8    16    11     6     6     8    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          Fri 08/18/17  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17
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    96      72    96      72    97      73    98
Temp          77 72 93 93   77 72 93 93   77 72 94 94   78 73 95 95
Dewpt         67 68 68 64   66 67 67 64   66 66 65 62   65 64 63 62
Max/Min RH       87    36      84    36      81    33      73    31
RH            71 87 45 39   68 84 43 39   68 81 39 35   64 73 35 34
PWind Dir        SE     S      SE     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         20    20      30    20      10     5       5     5

$$

TXZ043-152230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date             Tue 08/15/17            Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17
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          75          98          75          97
Temp          75 73 83 92 95 92 83 79 77 75 85 95 98 95 84 80 77 75 85 94 97 94
Dewpt         66 65 67 67 64 65 66 67 67 66 69 69 67 66 68 67 67 66 69 69 66 65
Min/Max RH                   37          75          36          74          37
RH            73 76 59 45 37 42 57 67 72 75 59 44 37 39 59 65 71 74 60 44 37 40
Wind Dir      SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       4  4  9 13 13 12 10  8  6  8  9 11 10  9  8  8  4  3  4  5  6 10
Clouds        B1 SC SC B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC FW SC SC FW B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     57 42 44 52 50 66 80 84 84 63 62 49 62 58 40 22 26 30 22 51 46 38
PoP 12hr                     20          50          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.03        0.26        0.05        0.17        0.06
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     3     4     4     1     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     4     2
Mix Hgt              8100  9200  3600   300  4700 10300  5800   400  4800  5800
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S     S    NE     S    SE
T Wind Spd             18    20    12     9    18    13    11     4     5    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          Fri 08/18/17  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17
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          73    98      72    98      73    99      73    99
Temp          78 73 95 94   78 72 94 95   79 73 95 95   79 73 95 96
Dewpt         66 66 65 61   63 64 64 61   63 63 62 59   61 62 62 59
Max/Min RH       79    32      76    31      71    28      68    28
RH            67 79 39 34   61 76 37 33   59 71 33 30   56 68 33 30
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         20    20      10    20       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-152230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date             Tue 08/15/17            Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17
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          69          94          68          93
Temp          72 70 80 89 92 89 78 74 71 69 81 91 94 90 78 74 71 68 80 90 93 90
Dewpt         65 64 65 66 66 66 66 66 65 65 67 66 62 63 63 65 64 65 67 66 64 65
Min/Max RH                   43          87          35          90          38
RH            79 81 60 47 43 47 66 76 81 87 64 45 35 40 59 74 80 90 66 46 38 44
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       6  4  9 12 13 13 11  8  8  8  8  6  3  1  3  5  5  4  4  5  8 10
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC B1 SC
Clouds(%)     52 35 39 49 61 83 87 67 68 28 21 29 40 57 43 28 25 23 19 40 54 45
PoP 12hr                     40          50          10          10          20
QPF 12hr                   0.07        0.21           0           0        0.08
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  3     3     3     2     2     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              6900  9100  3900   300  5800  5400  1100   400  5900  9800
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW    NW     E    NE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             18    18    12     9    12     4     4     4     6     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          Fri 08/18/17  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17
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    93      69    93      69    94      69    93
Temp          74 69 90 90   74 69 90 90   74 69 91 91   75 69 90 90
Dewpt         65 64 65 62   63 63 64 62   62 61 61 58   60 60 61 58
Max/Min RH       84    37      81    37      76    31      73    32
RH            73 84 44 40   68 81 43 40   66 76 37 34   61 73 38 34
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20    20      20    20      10     5       5    10

$$

TXZ031-152230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date             Tue 08/15/17            Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17
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                      97          73          98          73          98
Temp          73 71 83 93 97 94 83 78 75 73 85 95 98 95 83 79 76 73 85 95 98 94
Dewpt         68 67 68 67 65 66 66 68 68 67 69 68 66 66 67 69 68 68 69 68 66 66
Min/Max RH                   35          82          35          84          35
RH            84 87 62 42 35 40 57 71 78 82 60 42 36 39 60 72 78 84 60 42 35 40
Wind Dir      NE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SW  S  E SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       5  3  8 12 13 12 11  9  8  8 10 11 10  8  6  6  4  2  2  3  4  9
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     47 40 33 39 46 62 74 77 82 59 55 35 60 57 42 28 40 27 28 38 33 43
PoP 12hr                     20          50          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.05        0.45        0.01        0.07        0.07
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     3     4     4     1     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  2     2     3     2     2     2     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              6900 10300  4900   600  5700 10700  4400   400  4700  7900
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    NE     E    SE
T Wind Spd             13    20    18    12    18    11     6     3     3    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          Fri 08/18/17  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17
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    98      71    98      72    99      73    99
Temp          78 72 94 94   77 71 94 94   78 72 95 95   79 73 95 95
Dewpt         68 68 66 63   66 66 66 63   66 65 63 62   64 64 62 61
Max/Min RH       86    34      84    33      78    30      73    29
RH            72 86 41 37   70 84 40 37   67 78 35 33   61 73 33 32
PWind Dir         S     S      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         20    20      20    20      10     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-152230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
325 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date             Tue 08/15/17            Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17
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                      89          67          91          66          90
Temp          69 67 77 86 89 86 76 72 69 67 78 88 91 88 76 72 69 66 77 87 90 87
Dewpt         65 64 68 67 66 67 67 66 65 65 68 65 62 62 64 65 64 64 67 67 64 65
Min/Max RH                   47          93          38          93          42
RH            87 90 74 53 47 53 74 82 86 93 71 47 38 43 66 80 86 93 71 52 42 48
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
Wind Spd       5  3  8 11 12 11  9  6  5  4  5  5  4  1  3  5  4  4  4  5  6  9
Clouds        SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV B1 B1 FW FW FW SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     40 37 30 46 54 74 89 67 59 24 17 25 28 51 36 20 24 23 22 36 48 46
PoP 12hr                     40          50          10          10          20
QPF 12hr                   0.06        0.34           0           0        0.11
Rain SHWRS     C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  3     3     2     2     4     4     4     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              6200  8600   900   400  3500  6500  4300   300  4400  9700
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SW     N    NE    NE     E     S
T Wind Spd             14    14    16     9    13     4     4     6     8    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          Fri 08/18/17  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17
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    91      66    91      67    92      67    92
Temp          72 67 88 88   72 66 88 88   72 67 89 89   73 67 89 89
Dewpt         65 64 66 63   64 63 65 62   63 62 61 59   61 60 61 59
Max/Min RH       90    41      90    40      84    33      78    34
RH            78 90 49 44   77 90 47 42   73 84 40 37   67 78 40 37
PWind Dir        SE     S       S    SW       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         20    20      20    20      20     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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