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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
259 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

TXZ024-201045-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
259 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

Date           08/19/17      Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            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                      72          93          71          93          71
Temp          94 92 81 77 74 72 82 90 93 90 80 76 73 71 81 90 93 90 80 76 73 71
Dewpt         61 61 65 66 65 64 65 62 62 61 62 62 61 62 65 63 63 60 61 61 61 63
Max/Min RH                   77          36          73          36          76
RH            34 36 58 69 72 77 57 39 36 38 56 62 66 73 58 41 37 37 53 59 66 76
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd       6  9  6  6  6  6  8  9  9 11  6  8  5  5 10 12 11 11  6  8  5  6
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     34 36 35 41 37 54 57 52 52 49 47 48 51 42 45 41 54 64 58 64 49 53
PoP 12hr                     10          20           5          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S                                      C
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S                                      C
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              7000   200 10400 11100  6000   200  8100  9000  5700   300
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8    11    16    18     9     5    17    18    10     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           08/22  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
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          93      68    87      64    85      68    86      67    88
Temp          90 90   74 68 84 84   69 64 82 83   72 68 83 83   71 67 85 85
Dewpt         63 65   66 66 66 61   62 60 61 60   64 64 66 65   66 66 67 65
Min/Max RH       37      93    44      87    43      89    50      97    47
RH            41 45   77 93 53 46   78 87 49 47   77 89 55 54   84 97 54 51
PWind Dir         W       N    NE       E     E      SE    SE       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr         40      50    40      40    20      40    40      30    30

$$

TXZ026-201045-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
259 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

Date           08/19/17      Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            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                      74          96          73          95          73
Temp          96 95 84 79 76 74 84 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 83 92 95 92 82 78 75 73
Dewpt         63 64 66 67 66 66 66 64 63 62 63 64 64 64 66 65 63 61 61 62 62 64
Max/Min RH                   76          34          73          34          73
RH            34 37 56 66 70 76 55 39 34 36 52 62 68 73 56 41 35 36 49 58 64 73
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd       6  9  8  8  6  5  6  9 10 10  8  9  6  5  9 11 12 11  8  9  6  6
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     35 27 36 40 44 55 56 52 45 40 39 26 34 34 38 34 41 48 45 52 46 53
PoP 12hr                     20          10           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.02           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S                                      C
TSTMS             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S                                      C
LAL                     2     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     3     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              6700   400 10500 11400  6100   200  8400  9100  5600   200
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              8     9     9    17    10     6    14    17    11     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           08/22  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
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    88      67    86      69    87      69    89
Temp          92 92   76 71 86 85   72 67 83 84   73 69 84 84   73 69 86 86
Dewpt         65 65   67 67 66 63   62 61 62 62   65 65 67 67   68 67 67 65
Min/Max RH       36      87    45      81    43      87    52      93    47
RH            41 42   73 87 52 48   72 81 49 48   77 87 56 56   84 93 53 49
PWind Dir        SW       N    NE      NE     E      SE    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         30      50    40      30    30      40    30      30    20

$$

TXZ043-201045-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
259 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

Date           08/19/17      Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            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                      74          96          73          96          73
Temp          97 94 83 79 76 74 84 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 83 93 96 93 82 78 75 73
Dewpt         63 64 66 66 64 63 65 63 61 60 60 60 62 63 66 64 60 59 59 61 63 64
Max/Min RH                   69          32          72          29          73
RH            33 38 56 64 66 69 53 37 32 34 48 55 65 72 57 39 30 32 45 56 66 73
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd       8  8  5  5  4  4  8  6 10 10  6  6  5  5  9  8 10 10  6  8  6  5
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     58 63 60 54 48 48 38 38 36 39 29 28 31 32 28 30 28 24 10 22 16 36
PoP 12hr                     30          10           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.03        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C                                                  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C                                                  S
LAL                     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     3     2     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              6700   200  9000  9900  5600   200  7400  8200  4900   200
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              8     4    13    17     8     6    16    16     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           08/22  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
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    90      69    88      69    90      69    91
Temp          92 92   76 71 87 87   74 69 85 85   73 69 87 87   74 69 88 88
Dewpt         64 62   65 65 65 63   64 63 62 62   65 65 66 65   66 66 67 64
Min/Max RH       34      81    42      81    40      87    44      90    42
RH            40 37   68 81 48 45   72 81 46 45   76 87 50 48   77 90 50 45
PWind Dir        SW      NE     N      NE    NE       E    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      40    40      40    20      40    40      20    20

$$

TXZ035-201045-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
259 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

Date           08/19/17      Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            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          91          70          90          70
Temp          91 90 79 75 72 70 80 88 91 88 78 75 72 70 79 87 90 87 78 74 72 70
Dewpt         61 61 64 64 62 62 62 61 60 59 60 60 59 61 65 63 62 61 60 60 60 61
Max/Min RH                   76          34          73          39          73
RH            37 38 60 69 70 76 55 40 36 38 53 60 63 73 62 45 39 42 54 61 66 73
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd       9 11  9  8  6  5 10 11 12 11  9  8  6  6 12 13 12 11  8  8  6  6
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     49 53 51 69 62 54 43 39 40 50 57 66 58 49 50 52 54 62 50 64 46 45
PoP 12hr                     20          10           5          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.02           0           0        0.01           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S                                      C
TSTMS             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S                                      C
LAL                     2     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              6100   200  8100  9600  5400   200  6400  7800  5000   200
T Wind Dir              S    SE     S     S    SE     S     S     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              9     5    16    19    10     5    18    18     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           08/22  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
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          90      67    86      64    84      65    86      66    87
Temp          87 87   72 67 83 83   69 64 81 81   69 65 83 83   70 66 84 84
Dewpt         63 64   64 64 64 62   62 60 61 60   62 62 64 64   65 64 65 63
Min/Max RH       41      90    46      89    44      90    48      93    46
RH            45 47   76 90 52 49   79 87 50 48   78 90 53 52   83 93 53 49
PWind Dir        SW      NE    NE       E     E       E    SE       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         30      40    40      40    20      30    30      30    20

$$

TXZ031-201045-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
259 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

Date           08/19/17      Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            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                      73          97          72          96          73
Temp          98 95 83 79 76 73 84 94 97 94 82 78 75 72 83 93 96 93 82 78 75 73
Dewpt         61 63 66 67 65 65 65 63 63 62 62 63 63 63 66 64 62 60 60 62 62 63
Max/Min RH                   76          34          73          32          71
RH            30 35 56 66 70 76 54 37 34 36 52 61 68 73 57 39 33 34 47 58 63 71
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd       6 10  6  6  5  4  8  8  9 10  8  8  5  5 10 10 11 10  8  8  6  6
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     34 34 39 44 43 55 52 49 41 38 39 25 35 33 37 32 37 45 38 43 39 52
PoP 12hr                     20          10           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.03           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S                                                  C
TSTMS             S  S  S  S                                                  C
LAL                     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              7000   300 10900 11500  6100   200  8300  9100  5600   300
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              8    10    14    18    10     6    16    17    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           08/22  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
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          96      70    90      67    88      69    89      69    91
Temp          93 92   76 70 87 87   72 67 85 85   73 69 86 86   73 69 88 88
Dewpt         64 64   67 66 66 63   63 62 62 61   65 65 66 67   67 66 67 65
Min/Max RH       34      87    42      84    41      87    48      90    43
RH            39 39   74 87 49 45   73 83 47 45   76 87 52 53   81 90 50 47
PWind Dir        SW       N    NE      NE    NE       E    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         40      50    50      40    20      40    30      30    30

$$

TXZ029-201045-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
259 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

Date           08/19/17      Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            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                      68          89          67          88          67
Temp          89 88 77 73 70 68 78 86 89 86 76 72 69 67 77 85 88 85 75 72 69 67
Dewpt         63 62 65 65 63 62 64 62 61 61 62 61 61 61 65 64 62 62 62 62 62 62
Max/Min RH                   81          39          81          42          84
RH            41 42 66 76 78 81 63 45 39 43 62 69 75 81 67 49 42 46 63 72 78 84
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd       8  9  5  5  4  4  9 10 10 10  6  6  5  5 10 12 12 10  5  6  5  5
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     30 42 26 45 38 40 42 45 46 52 53 68 60 54 54 54 59 73 63 64 48 46
PoP 12hr                      5          20           5          20          10
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.01           0        0.02        0.01
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S              S  S  S  S              C
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S              S  S  S  S              C
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              5700   200  9500 10000  5500   300  6500  8400  5200   200
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd              8     6    18    19     9     6    18    19     8     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           08/22  Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
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    84      63    82      64    84      65    86
Temp          86 86   71 66 81 81   68 63 79 79   68 64 81 81   69 65 83 83
Dewpt         64 64   65 64 64 62   61 60 61 59   61 61 64 64   64 63 65 63
Min/Max RH       42      93    48      90    47      90    51      93    48
RH            48 48   81 93 55 52   79 90 53 50   78 90 56 56   84 93 55 51
PWind Dir         W      NE    NE       E     E      SE    SE       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         30      40    40      40    20      30    30      30    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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