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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
232 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

TXZ024-171015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
232 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

Date           09/16/17      Sun 09/17/17            Mon 09/18/17            Tue
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                      67          89          65          92          68
Temp          89 89 77 73 70 67 76 85 89 84 74 70 67 65 76 87 92 87 77 73 70 68
Dewpt         52 56 59 60 61 60 62 62 59 60 60 62 62 61 61 60 57 56 58 58 59 59
Max/Min RH                   79          37          88          30          73
RH            28 33 52 65 74 78 62 46 37 44 62 77 85 88 60 40 31 35 52 60 67 73
Wind Dir       S  S  S SW SW  W  W  S SE SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd       9  9  5  5  5  4  5  4  9  9  6  5  5  5  6 10 11 10  6  8  8  9
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     47 52 63 68 67 66 66 66 71 60 59 58 48 39 36 34 35 38 23 28 16 19
PoP 12hr                     30          20          20          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.03        0.03           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     2     3     3     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1900   100  1400  3100  1800   500  9300 11700  6100   200
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE     E     E     S    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd             12     6     4    10    13     4    11    16    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           09/19  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17  Sat 09/23/17
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      68    93      64    92      65    87      63    84
Temp          92 91   74 68 89 87   70 64 87 87   70 65 83 82   68 63 80 80
Dewpt         56 51   52 48 43 43   49 55 56 56   62 61 62 61   63 61 64 62
Min/Max RH       21      49    17      72    30      87    42      94    49
RH            30 25   46 48 20 21   48 72 35 35   74 87 49 49   86 94 57 54
PWind Dir        SW      SW    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2
PoP 12hr          5       5     5       5    20      20    30      40    40

$$

TXZ026-171015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
232 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

Date           09/16/17      Sun 09/17/17            Mon 09/18/17            Tue
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                      67          91          67          93          70
Temp          93 89 77 73 70 67 77 87 91 86 76 72 69 67 78 89 93 88 79 75 72 70
Dewpt         60 59 61 62 62 62 63 62 59 61 62 63 63 62 63 62 59 58 60 60 61 61
Max/Min RH                   84          34          84          32          73
RH            33 37 57 69 77 84 62 43 34 43 62 74 81 84 61 41 32 36 53 60 68 73
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S SW  W SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11  9  8  8  5  4  6  6  8  9  9  8  5  6  6  9 11 10  8  8  8  8
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     52 58 62 64 66 68 67 65 71 57 57 56 48 41 37 34 29 39 17 28 22 22
PoP 12hr                     30          20          20          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     2     3     3     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1000   100  1200  3000  1500   300  7100 10600  5000   100
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SE     E    SE     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              4     0     0     9    12     2     6    13    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           09/19  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17  Sat 09/23/17
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          99      72    94      68    93      68    89      65    86
Temp          94 94   77 72 90 89   73 68 89 88   73 68 85 84   70 65 82 82
Dewpt         61 54   58 53 46 46   53 58 60 60   63 64 65 64   64 64 65 63
Min/Max RH       24      53    19      71    33      87    44      97    48
RH            33 26   51 51 22 23   49 70 38 39   71 87 51 51   82 97 56 52
PWind Dir        SW      SW     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10       5     5       5    20      20    30      30    20

$$

TXZ043-171015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
232 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

Date           09/16/17      Sun 09/17/17            Mon 09/18/17            Tue
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                      70          93          68          93          70
Temp          92 90 79 75 72 70 79 89 93 88 77 73 70 68 78 89 93 88 79 75 72 70
Dewpt         54 57 59 61 61 61 62 61 57 58 60 61 59 60 61 60 57 56 58 59 61 61
Max/Min RH                   73          30          77          29          74
RH            28 32 50 62 68 73 55 39 30 37 56 66 69 76 56 38 30 33 49 58 67 73
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd       9  9  5  6  5  4  8  4  8 10  8  6  4  5  9  9  9 10  8  8  6  6
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     54 54 52 48 53 57 55 53 42 52 44 35 38 41 39 37 38 40 18 20 18 26
PoP 12hr                     20          10          10           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.02           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               600   200  6900 10800  6300   200  6200  9100  4000   200
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     S    SE     S    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              9     5     8    12    11     5    11    11     9     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           09/19  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17  Sat 09/23/17
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          99      72    96      71    92      68    90      65    88
Temp          94 94   77 72 92 91   76 71 88 87   73 68 86 85   70 65 84 84
Dewpt         61 55   58 60 49 49   56 62 61 60   62 64 64 62   63 65 64 62
Min/Max RH       24      67    20      73    34      87    41      99    43
RH            34 27   51 66 23 24   50 73 40 40   70 87 48 46   79 99 51 47
PWind Dir        SW       S     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         20       5     5      10    20      20    30      20    20

$$

TXZ035-171015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
232 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

Date           09/16/17      Sun 09/17/17            Mon 09/18/17            Tue
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                      65          88          64          90          66
Temp          96 87 75 71 68 65 74 84 88 83 73 69 66 64 75 86 90 85 75 71 68 66
Dewpt         51 54 57 58 58 59 61 58 55 57 59 59 59 58 60 59 56 55 57 57 58 59
Max/Min RH                   81          33          82          31          78
RH            22 32 53 64 72 81 63 41 33 41 62 71 78 81 60 41 32 36 54 62 70 78
Wind Dir      SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S SE SE SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      12 10  5  5  5  5  8  8 11 10 10  8  5  6 10 11 12 10  8  8  8  9
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     51 54 62 68 64 61 63 65 56 59 52 45 41 36 36 36 37 37 21 25 14 21
PoP 12hr                     30          20          10          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.07        0.02           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3800   100  2400  3400  2200   400  6200 10000  1100   200
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S    SW    NE     S    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             29    31    25    11     5     4    14    14    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           09/19  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17  Sat 09/23/17
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      68    91      64    91      64    87      62    82
Temp          90 90   73 68 87 86   69 64 86 86   69 64 83 82   67 62 79 78
Dewpt         55 49   51 49 43 43   48 55 55 54   61 61 61 60   62 61 64 62
Min/Max RH       22      52    18      73    29      90    40      97    53
RH            31 25   45 51 21 22   46 73 34 34   75 90 47 47   84 97 61 57
PWind Dir        SW      SW     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2
PoP 12hr          5       5     5       5    20      20    30      40    50

$$

TXZ031-171015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
232 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

Date           09/16/17      Sun 09/17/17            Mon 09/18/17            Tue
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                      70          93          67          94          70
Temp          91 92 80 75 72 70 79 89 93 88 77 72 69 67 78 89 94 89 79 75 72 70
Dewpt         60 58 61 63 63 62 62 62 58 60 62 63 62 62 62 61 58 58 59 60 60 61
Max/Min RH                   76          32          84          30          73
RH            37 33 52 65 72 76 56 42 32 40 61 73 78 84 58 39 30 35 51 60 66 73
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      11 10  6  6  4  4  6  6  6  8  9  5  5  5  6  9 11  9  8  8  6  9
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     50 57 60 63 64 65 65 64 68 59 56 52 47 41 39 36 30 39 18 24 20 22
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.02           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     2     2     2     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2300   200  1900  3800  1800   400  8000 10600  4700   300
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SE     E     S    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             16    16    14    11     6     4     8    12    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           09/19  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17  Sat 09/23/17
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          99      72    96      69    94      67    89      65    88
Temp          94 94   77 72 92 91   74 69 90 89   72 67 85 84   70 65 84 84
Dewpt         60 55   58 55 46 47   52 60 60 60   63 64 65 64   64 64 65 63
Min/Max RH       23      57    18      73    32      90    44      97    46
RH            32 27   51 56 21 23   46 72 37 38   72 90 50 51   82 97 54 51
PWind Dir        SW      SW     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10       5     5       5    20      20    30      30    20

$$

TXZ029-171015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
232 PM CDT Sat Sep 16 2017

Date           09/16/17      Sun 09/17/17            Mon 09/18/17            Tue
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                      62          87          62          88          64
Temp          94 86 73 68 65 62 72 83 87 82 71 67 64 62 73 84 88 83 73 69 66 64
Dewpt         49 53 56 59 59 59 61 59 57 58 59 60 59 58 60 59 54 54 56 57 57 57
Max/Min RH                   91          36          87          31          78
RH            22 32 55 73 82 90 68 45 36 44 65 78 83 87 64 43 31 37 55 66 72 78
Wind Dir      SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      10  9  5  4  4  4  8  8 10  9  8  5  5  5  9 11 10  9  6  8  8  8
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     47 52 63 68 65 62 64 65 68 62 58 54 44 34 35 36 39 36 26 26 12 19
PoP 12hr                     30          20          20          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.06        0.03           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     2     3     3     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5900   200  1700  3900  1600   300  7000 11000  4500   200
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SE     E     S    SW    SW     S     S
T Wind Spd             25    26    23    13     8     5    13    16    11    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           09/19  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17  Fri 09/22/17  Sat 09/23/17
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          94      64    90      61    90      61    86      60    82
Temp          89 88   70 64 86 84   67 61 85 84   67 61 82 81   65 60 78 78
Dewpt         53 47   49 45 42 42   47 52 54 53   59 59 60 58   61 60 63 61
Min/Max RH       20      51    18      73    28      93    39     100    51
RH            29 24   47 50 22 23   49 72 35 34   76 93 48 46   86100 59 56
PWind Dir        SW      SW    NE       S    SW       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2
PoP 12hr          5       5     5       5    20      20    30      40    50

$$

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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