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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
356 PM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

TXZ024-121230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
356 PM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date           10/11/17      Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17            Sat
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                      53          83          62          87          64
Temp          72 66 60 57 55 53 64 77 82 76 69 66 64 62 71 83 87 80 71 68 66 63
Dewpt         45 47 48 47 48 51 55 58 58 58 59 60 60 60 62 64 61 63 62 62 60 61
Max/Min RH                   93          45          95          44          95
RH            37 52 64 70 77 89 72 53 45 54 72 80 88 92 74 55 44 57 71 80 84 92
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      12  8  6  8  6  6  9  9 10  8  6  9 10  9 10  8  8  6  8 10 11 10
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      2  3  7 11 19 17 33 18 21 15  3  6 21 24 25 22 22 31 34 31 33 43
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines            4     4     4     2     3     3     3     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt        3600   100   100  3200  5200   200   200  1600  7100   300   500
T Wind Dir        S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd       13     6     5    13    13     9     9    12     9     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           10/14  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17  Wed 10/18/17
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          84      55    66      42    67      46    73      53    77
Temp          80 74   61 55 65 60   49 44 63 61   53 49 70 68   59 55 74 71
Dewpt         65 64   60 45 36 36   36 34 35 38   38 39 44 48   49 50 55 55
Min/Max RH       51     100    33      73    31      73    35      82    42
RH            60 69  100 62 38 42   63 72 34 43   60 71 38 47   63 78 46 53
PWind Dir        SW       W    NE      NE    SE       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL FW FW
PoP 12hr         10      40     5       0     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ026-121230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
356 PM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date           10/11/17      Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17            Sat
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                      53          83          63          87          65
Temp          73 67 60 57 55 53 64 79 84 77 70 67 65 63 72 83 87 80 73 69 67 65
Dewpt         43 45 46 47 48 49 53 58 60 60 61 61 61 61 63 64 64 64 62 62 61 61
Max/Min RH                   86          46          97          46          93
RH            34 45 58 69 74 82 67 52 46 56 73 81 86 93 74 53 46 58 69 80 83 89
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      10  8  9  8  5  5  8 11 13  9  9  9  8  6 10 10 11  8 10 10  9  9
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)      3  2  7 15 23 26 37 22 32 19  7 10 18 25 22 15 12 25 19 22 22 30
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     1
Haines            4     4     4     2     2     3     2     2     2     2     3
Mix Hgt        3800   100   100  2700  4500   100   100  2200  3500   100   200
T Wind Dir        S     S     S     S     S     S     S    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd       11     8     4     9    14     9     6    10    11    10     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           10/14  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17  Wed 10/18/17
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          85      57    68      45    69      47    73      52    77
Temp          81 76   62 57 67 62   51 47 65 63   53 49 70 68   59 55 74 71
Dewpt         66 64   62 48 40 38   38 36 37 38   39 39 43 45   45 47 54 55
Min/Max RH       50      98    33      70    30      74    34      80    42
RH            59 66   98 68 38 41   62 70 34 39   58 70 38 42   63 76 46 53
PWind Dir         S      SW     N       N     E       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   B1 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      50     5       0     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ043-121230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
356 PM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date           10/11/17      Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17            Sat
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                      56          84          63          88          66
Temp          73 68 62 59 58 56 66 79 84 77 70 67 65 63 72 84 88 81 73 70 68 65
Dewpt         40 43 46 47 49 50 54 58 59 59 61 61 61 62 63 64 62 62 61 62 61 63
Max/Min RH                   81          43         100          41          94
RH            30 42 55 61 68 78 62 50 43 53 72 80 89 96 75 52 41 52 64 75 81 90
Wind Dir       S SE  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  6  6  6  4  4  6 11 11  8  8  9  8  6 11 11 11  8  9 10  8  8
Clouds        SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     27 32 31 39 54 41 51 37 42 29 10 17 22 29 19 16 11 27 10 16 19 32
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     1
Haines            3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt        3300   200   100  3300  4800  1600   300  2700  5000   300   300
T Wind Dir        S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd        8     6     4    16    18     9     8    14    13    10     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           10/14  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17  Wed 10/18/17
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          88      60    69      46    68      47    74      53    79
Temp          82 78   64 59 67 63   53 49 65 62   54 50 71 69   59 55 76 72
Dewpt         66 63   63 53 47 42   41 38 34 35   38 39 40 44   45 50 54 54
Min/Max RH       43      91    34      70    28      68    29      79    37
RH            52 55   91 78 39 44   63 70 31 37   57 67 33 38   57 75 41 48
PWind Dir         S      SW    NE      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      50    20       5     0       0     5       0     0

$$

TXZ035-121230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
356 PM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date           10/11/17      Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17            Sat
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                      53          82          60          85          63
Temp          72 66 60 57 55 53 63 76 81 74 67 64 62 60 69 81 85 78 70 67 65 62
Dewpt         43 45 46 47 48 50 53 55 56 56 58 58 59 60 61 62 60 60 60 60 59 60
Max/Min RH                   93          41         100          43          93
RH            35 48 61 70 77 89 71 50 41 51 71 83 89 96 75 53 43 54 69 77 86 92
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11 10  9  8  6  6 10 10 11  9  9 10  9  8  9  9 10  9 10 12 11 10
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     15 19 19 27 32 25 35 21 24 18 10 15 38 24 17 21 19 31 24 28 31 38
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     1
Haines            4     4     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt        3500   200   500  3300  4700   200   500  1000  5800   300   700
T Wind Dir        S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd       14     9     9    13    12     9    10    10     9    10    13
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           10/14  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17  Wed 10/18/17
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          85      54    66      40    66      45    73      51    79
Temp          79 73   60 54 64 59   48 44 62 60   52 48 70 68   58 54 75 71
Dewpt         63 60   59 45 39 37   37 33 34 39   38 39 43 46   48 50 53 54
Min/Max RH       45      92    32      76    31      76    34      83    36
RH            54 61   92 68 37 42   67 75 34 43   60 73 37 45   65 82 41 46
PWind Dir         S      SW    NE      NE    SE       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10      40     5       0     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ031-121230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
356 PM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date           10/11/17      Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17            Sat
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                      54          84          63          88          66
Temp          74 68 61 58 56 54 65 80 85 78 71 67 65 63 73 85 89 82 73 70 68 65
Dewpt         42 45 46 48 49 50 54 58 59 59 61 61 61 61 63 64 63 64 62 62 61 62
Max/Min RH                   86          44          96          42          91
RH            32 44 56 67 72 83 66 51 44 55 72 80 85 91 73 52 42 56 66 76 81 90
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       9  8  8  6  5  5  8 12 13  9  8  9  9  8 10 11 11  8 10 11 10  9
Clouds        CL FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)      5  6 10 18 31 28 40 22 34 19  8 14 25 25 23 16 11 25 18 20 20 28
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     1
Haines            3     4     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3
Mix Hgt        3800   200   200  3200  4700   300   300  2000  4300   300   400
T Wind Dir        S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd       11     8     4    12    14     9     9    12    12    11    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           10/14  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17  Wed 10/18/17
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          87      59    69      45    70      48    74      53    79
Temp          82 77   63 58 68 63   52 48 66 64   54 50 71 69   60 56 75 72
Dewpt         66 65   62 49 40 40   40 37 36 38   40 41 43 46   47 49 54 55
Min/Max RH       46      91    32      75    29      73    32      80    39
RH            54 62   91 68 36 42   63 75 33 39   59 72 36 42   63 76 42 50
PWind Dir         S      SW     N       N     E       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5      50     5       0     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ029-121230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
356 PM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

Date           10/11/17      Thu 10/12/17            Fri 10/13/17            Sat
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                      51          81          59          84          61
Temp          71 65 59 56 54 52 63 76 81 74 67 63 61 59 69 81 85 78 69 66 64 61
Dewpt         43 46 47 47 49 50 54 56 56 56 58 58 59 58 61 62 59 60 60 60 59 60
Max/Min RH                   96          44         100          44         100
RH            36 50 67 74 82 92 75 52 44 53 74 83 92 96 78 57 44 58 73 82 88 99
Wind Dir      SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      13  8  8  9  6  6 10 10 10  8  8  9  8  6  9  9  9  6  9 11 10  9
Clouds        CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      3  4  7 13 30 19 25 14 14 11  1  5 29 24 19 23 25 33 32 38 47 45
PoP 12hr                      0           0           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     1
Haines            4     4     4     3     3     3     2     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt        3300   200   100  3200  5100   200   200  1100  6500   300   600
T Wind Dir       SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd       16    10     9    16    13    10     9    11     9    10    16
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           10/14  Sun 10/15/17  Mon 10/16/17  Tue 10/17/17  Wed 10/18/17
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          83      53    64      39    65      44    72      51    77
Temp          77 71   58 52 63 58   47 42 61 59   51 47 69 67   57 53 73 70
Dewpt         64 61   57 43 36 33   35 33 34 38   40 39 44 47   48 48 53 54
Min/Max RH       49     100    32      79    34      79    36      83    39
RH            60 65  100 63 38 41   68 78 37 45   65 76 40 47   68 82 43 50
PWind Dir        SW       W    NE      NE     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20      30     5       0     0       0     5       0     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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