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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
348 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017

TXZ024-102215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
348 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017

Date             Thu 08/10/17            Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17
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          71          92          72          91
Temp          71 72 83 92 95 92 81 76 73 71 81 89 92 89 80 76 74 72 81 88 91 88
Dewpt         64 64 66 65 62 62 65 65 64 65 67 66 65 64 65 65 65 65 68 67 69 67
Min/Max RH                   34          81          41          79          48
RH            80 76 57 41 34 37 57 69 73 81 63 47 41 44 60 69 74 79 66 51 49 51
Wind Dir      SW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E
Wind Spd       4  4  9  8  9 10  8  8  8  5  6  4  6  6  5  4  5  4  4  4  3  9
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     61 48 40 42 43 45 33 40 35 52 46 42 41 43 45 51 46 53 52 66 75 77
PoP 12hr                     10          20          20          20          40
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.02        0.03        0.02
Rain SHWRS     S              S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S              S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     3     3     2     2     3     3     3     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3200  8900  6000   900  5200  6600  4000  1400  2600  2300
T Wind Dir             NE     S     S     W    NE     E     E    SE     E    NE
T Wind Spd              6    14    10    11     5     4     9    11     9    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          Sun 08/13/17  Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17
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    89      69    89      70    90      70    91
Temp          75 70 86 86   73 69 86 86   74 70 87 87   74 70 88 88
Dewpt         66 66 67 66   67 66 67 64   67 67 66 65   67 67 67 66
Max/Min RH       87    47      89    45      90    45      89    44
RH            75 87 53 51   81 89 53 48   79 90 51 48   78 89 50 48
PWind Dir        SE    SE      SE     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         50    40      50    40      40    30      20    20

$$

TXZ026-102215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
348 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017

Date             Thu 08/10/17            Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17
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          73          94          74          93
Temp          73 73 83 92 95 92 82 78 75 73 83 91 94 91 82 78 76 74 83 90 93 90
Dewpt         65 64 65 65 63 64 65 66 66 67 67 67 65 64 66 67 66 67 67 67 68 66
Min/Max RH                   35          81          38          79          43
RH            76 73 55 41 35 40 56 67 74 81 59 45 39 41 58 69 71 79 59 47 44 45
Wind Dir       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  S SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE  E  E
Wind Spd       5  4  6  6  9 11 10  9  8  4  6  5  6  6  6  5  5  3  4  4  4  8
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     63 50 50 43 39 50 46 45 49 54 46 47 43 41 47 56 45 49 46 68 74 75
PoP 12hr                     10          20          20          20          40
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.02        0.03        0.02
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C
LAL                     2     2     3     3     2     2     3     3     3     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5300  7500  5100   800  4100  4300  2800  1000  3000  3800
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     S    NE    NE     E     E     E     E
T Wind Spd              3    11    10    11     9     8     9    11    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          Sun 08/13/17  Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17
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    91      71    89      71    90      72    93
Temp          77 72 88 88   75 71 86 86   75 71 87 87   76 72 90 90
Dewpt         67 67 68 67   67 68 70 67   68 68 68 68   68 68 69 66
Max/Min RH       84    47      90    50      90    49      87    43
RH            71 84 52 50   76 90 59 53   79 90 53 53   76 87 50 45
PWind Dir        SE    SE      SE     S      SE    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr         50    40      50    40      40    30      20    20

$$

TXZ043-102215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
348 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017

Date             Thu 08/10/17            Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17
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                      96          74          96          74          96
Temp          73 72 83 93 96 93 83 79 76 74 84 93 96 93 83 79 76 74 84 93 96 93
Dewpt         64 63 67 65 63 64 65 65 66 66 68 66 64 63 64 64 66 65 68 65 63 62
Min/Max RH                   34          76          34          74          33
RH            74 73 59 40 34 38 55 62 71 76 59 42 35 37 53 60 71 74 59 40 34 36
Wind Dir       S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  E SE SE  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       4  3  6  4  8 10  6  6  4  4  6  5  6  9  5  4  5  3  4  5  9  4
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)     15 21 17 35 42 36 27 14 17 19 13 30 39 37 38 37 39 35 39 42 51 65
PoP 12hr                      5           5          10          10          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.02
Rain SHWRS                                                        S  S  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             S  S  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              8400  9300  5800   200  8300 10500  7200  1600  8000 11100
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SW    SW     S     E     E     S     S
T Wind Spd              6    10    10     6     8     6    16    14     8    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          Sun 08/13/17  Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17
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    92      72    91      72    92      73    94
Temp          78 73 89 89   76 72 88 88   76 72 89 89   77 73 91 91
Dewpt         64 64 65 64   65 66 68 64   66 65 66 65   64 64 65 63
Max/Min RH       76    41      81    43      79    42      73    37
RH            62 73 45 44   69 81 52 45   71 79 47 45   64 73 42 40
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40    40      50    30      40    30      20    10

$$

TXZ035-102215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
348 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017

Date             Thu 08/10/17            Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17
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          91          70          91
Temp          70 69 80 89 92 89 78 74 71 69 79 88 91 88 78 75 72 70 80 88 91 88
Dewpt         62 62 65 64 62 62 64 63 63 64 66 64 62 62 63 62 63 63 66 64 63 65
Min/Max RH                   37          84          38          78          40
RH            76 78 60 44 37 41 62 69 76 84 64 45 38 42 60 64 73 78 62 45 40 47
Wind Dir       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       6  4  8  8  9 11  9  9  8  5  8  6  8  9  6  6  5  5  8 10  6  5
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     37 32 32 37 38 34 32 25 16 17  8 29 32 38 38 40 46 42 37 55 66 74
PoP 12hr                      5          10          10          10          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.02
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              6000  8600  5300   200  7400  9400  5900   900  7700 10500
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SW    SW    SE     E     E     S     S
T Wind Spd             10    14    10     6     5    11    11    11    13    14
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          Sun 08/13/17  Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17
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    88      68    87      68    88      69    90
Temp          74 69 85 85   72 68 84 84   72 68 85 85   73 69 87 87
Dewpt         64 63 65 66   66 64 65 66   65 64 65 65   65 64 65 65
Max/Min RH       84    48      87    50      87    48      84    44
RH            71 81 51 53   81 87 53 55   79 87 51 51   76 84 48 48
PWind Dir        SE     S      SE     S      SE     S      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC B1
PoP 12hr         40    40      50    40      40    30      20    20

$$

TXZ031-102215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
348 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017

Date             Thu 08/10/17            Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17
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                      98          73          96          74          95
Temp          72 72 84 94 98 95 83 79 76 73 84 93 96 93 83 79 76 74 84 92 95 92
Dewpt         65 64 66 64 63 63 65 66 66 66 67 65 64 63 65 66 66 65 66 65 66 66
Min/Max RH                   32          79          36          74          39
RH            77 75 55 37 32 35 55 64 71 79 58 41 36 38 56 64 71 74 55 41 39 43
Wind Dir       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE  E  E
Wind Spd       4  4  5  5  9 11  9  9  8  4  6  5  6  8  5  4  5  3  4  4  6 10
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     52 43 47 42 35 43 39 34 37 47 37 38 37 35 42 49 42 45 44 62 76 76
PoP 12hr                     10          20          20          20          40
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.02        0.02        0.02
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7500  8700  5800   600  5400  6200  3700  1300  3300  7400
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S    SW    NE     E     E     E     E     E
T Wind Spd              3    12    10    10     6     3    10    11     8    14
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          Sun 08/13/17  Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17
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    92      71    90      71    92      72    95
Temp          77 72 89 89   76 71 87 87   75 71 89 89   76 72 92 92
Dewpt         66 66 65 66   67 66 67 66   68 67 65 67   67 66 66 65
Max/Min RH       81    42      84    45      87    43      81    39
RH            69 81 45 47   74 84 52 49   79 87 46 49   74 81 43 41
PWind Dir        SE     S      SE     S      SE    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr         50    40      50    40      40    30      20    20

$$

TXZ029-102215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
348 AM CDT Thu Aug 10 2017

Date             Thu 08/10/17            Fri 08/11/17            Sat 08/12/17
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                      91          68          89          68          89
Temp          68 67 78 88 91 88 77 73 70 68 78 86 89 86 76 73 70 68 78 86 89 86
Dewpt         63 63 66 66 63 63 65 65 64 63 66 65 63 65 66 65 64 64 68 66 66 67
Min/Max RH                   39          84          42          87          47
RH            84 87 67 48 40 43 67 76 81 84 67 50 42 50 71 76 81 87 71 51 47 53
Wind Dir       S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  E SE
Wind Spd       4  4  8  8  9 10  8  8  6  4  8  4  6  8  5  5  6  4  5  5  4  4
Clouds        B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     51 36 33 37 39 38 20 33 20 31 24 32 34 43 38 48 49 52 44 61 67 75
PoP 12hr                     10          10          10          20          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.03        0.03
Rain SHWRS     S                                      S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C
TSTMS          S                                      S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     3     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              6500  8600  5500   300  6900  8700  5000   500  6300  5300
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     W     S    SE     E    SE     S     E
T Wind Spd              9    16    11     9     3    10    14     9    11    14
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          Sun 08/13/17  Mon 08/14/17  Tue 08/15/17  Wed 08/16/17
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    86      66    87      67    87      67    88
Temp          72 67 83 83   70 66 84 84   71 67 84 84   71 67 85 85
Dewpt         66 64 67 67   67 64 66 66   67 64 66 65   66 64 66 65
Max/Min RH       90    53      93    50      90    50      90    47
RH            81 90 59 59   90 93 55 55   87 90 55 53   84 90 53 51
PWind Dir        SE    SE      SE     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC B1
PoP 12hr         50    40      50    40      40    30      20    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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