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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
223 AM CST Sun Feb 11 2018

TXZ024-112230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
223 AM CST Sun Feb 11 2018

Date             Sun 02/11/18            Mon 02/12/18            Tue 02/13/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      42          20          47          29          61
Temp          19 18 24 34 41 37 27 24 21 21 27 40 47 44 34 32 30 29 37 52 61 57
Dewpt          8  8 10 11  7  7  8  8  8  9 10 13 13 14 14 18 19 22 26 34 32 35
Min/Max RH                   23          64          25          76          34
RH            61 64 56 39 25 28 45 51 56 60 47 33 25 30 42 56 61 76 64 50 34 44
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      12 12 10  9  5  4  4  4  4  4  4 10 12 10  6  6  4  4  4  9 10  9
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B1 CL CL CL CL CL SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     69 64 64 60  2  0  1  4  1 26 33 34 27 17 20 21 20 31 20 46 31 53
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     4     4     2     2     4     4     4     3
Mix Hgt              2800  3400  1400   100  2300  2800  1700   100  1800  2500
T Wind Dir              N    NE     S    SW     S    SE    SE     W    SW     S
T Wind Spd             16     6     4     2    10    17     6     2     4    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               Wed 02/14/18  Thu 02/15/18  Fri 02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            41    72      49    69      34    49      32    52
Temp          44   41 64 67 54   49 65 61 42   34 45 46 36   32 46 47
Dewpt         39   38 42 35 36   37 39 31 31   26 25 23 27   25 32 28
Max/Min RH         88    28      65    28      73    36      75    43
RH            80   88 44 31 51   64 40 33 66   72 45 41 70   74 57 47
PWind Dir          SW    SW      SW     W       N    NE      NE    SE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr            0     5       5    10      30    50      40    20

$$

TXZ026-112230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
223 AM CST Sun Feb 11 2018

Date             Sun 02/11/18            Mon 02/12/18            Tue 02/13/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      42          19          47          29          59
Temp          19 19 25 35 40 37 28 25 22 19 25 39 46 45 36 33 31 29 37 51 59 57
Dewpt          7  7  8 10  8  8  8  8  8  8  9 11 11 13 14 18 18 23 24 33 32 35
Min/Max RH                   24          61          23          78          36
RH            59 59 48 35 26 29 42 49 55 61 49 31 23 27 40 54 58 78 60 50 36 44
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11 10 10  9  5  4  4  4  4  4  6  8 10  9  6  8  4  4  4 10 10 10
Clouds        B1 B1 SC B2 FW CL CL FW CL FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     61 63 44 71 13  0  0  6  0 12 30 34 40 22  8 23 13 30 30 56 37 57
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
Haines                  2     2     4     4     2     2     4     4     4     3
Mix Hgt              3000  3600  1500   100  2400  2900  1500   100  2100  2700
T Wind Dir              N     N    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd             17     8     4     2     9    12     6     3     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               Wed 02/14/18  Thu 02/15/18  Fri 02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            41    73      49    69      35    49      31    51
Temp          45   41 65 69 55   49 66 63 44   35 45 45 36   31 46 48
Dewpt         39   38 44 40 40   38 40 33 32   25 23 23 27   24 29 26
Max/Min RH         89    33      66    30      67    36      78    39
RH            80   89 47 35 56   66 38 32 62   66 42 41 69   75 51 42
PWind Dir           S    SW      SW     W       N    NE      NE     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr            0     5       5    10      30    50      40    20

$$

TXZ043-112230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
223 AM CST Sun Feb 11 2018

Date             Sun 02/11/18            Mon 02/12/18            Tue 02/13/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      42          22          49          32          60
Temp          21 20 23 34 40 40 31 27 24 22 27 41 48 48 39 36 34 32 39 53 59 58
Dewpt          9  8  8  9 11 10 10 11 10 10 12 13 15 18 17 23 22 28 28 36 37 39
Min/Max RH                   26          62          26          83          43
RH            59 60 53 34 29 28 41 49 55 60 53 32 26 30 40 59 60 83 66 53 43 48
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  E  E SE SE SE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      13 10  9  9  6  4  4  4  4  3  4  6  9  6  6  5  4  4  4  8  8  6
Clouds        B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     59 75 60 47 28 24 19 13 37 50 41 36 15 18 11 20 31 40 37 65 41 60
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     2     2     2     2     2     4     4     5     3
Mix Hgt              3100  3400  1700   300  2400  2700  1700   100  1800  2000
T Wind Dir              N    NE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     E     S     S
T Wind Spd             18     9     3     3     8    11     6     2     4     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               Wed 02/14/18  Thu 02/15/18  Fri 02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            42    73      50    75      37    52      32    52
Temp          46   42 64 70 57   50 71 68 48   37 47 49 37   32 47 50
Dewpt         42   40 48 45 48   47 44 39 38   29 27 28 28   26 30 27
Max/Min RH         94    37      88    31      75    38      81    39
RH            86   94 56 40 72   88 38 35 68   72 45 44 69   77 52 41
PWind Dir           S    SW      SW     W       N    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 OV OV OV   OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr            5     5       5    10      20    50      40    20

$$

TXZ035-112230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
223 AM CST Sun Feb 11 2018

Date             Sun 02/11/18            Mon 02/12/18            Tue 02/13/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      42          21          49          30          61
Temp          20 19 21 33 41 39 29 25 23 22 26 41 49 46 36 32 31 30 35 50 61 58
Dewpt         10  7  8 11 10  8  9 10 10 10 13 13 18 19 16 22 20 27 26 34 34 35
Min/Max RH                   24          65          28          88          36
RH            64 59 56 39 27 27 43 53 57 59 57 32 29 34 44 66 63 88 70 55 37 42
Wind Dir      NE  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      13 12 11 10  5  4  6  4  5  5  6 12 13 13 10 10  6  6  5 11 10  9
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 B1 FW CL FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     55 62 54 66 24  3  8 19 38 46 32 27 12 20 23 26 37 51 26 54 34 60
PoP 12hr                      0           5           5           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     2     2     3     3     2     4     4     3     3
Mix Hgt              3200  4200  2400   300  2200  2700  1400   100  1400  2100
T Wind Dir              N    NE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd             19     6     4     4    11    16    10     4     5     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               Wed 02/14/18  Thu 02/15/18  Fri 02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            38    73      45    69      35    51      31    53
Temp          43   38 63 68 51   45 65 63 43   35 46 48 36   31 46 49
Dewpt         36   35 42 35 35   36 38 34 33   28 25 26 27   23 28 28
Max/Min RH         89    28      70    30      75    36      72    38
RH            76   89 46 29 54   70 37 33 67   74 43 42 69   72 49 43
PWind Dir           S    SW      SW     W       N    NE       E     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr            0     5       5    10      30    50      40    20

$$

TXZ031-112230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
223 AM CST Sun Feb 11 2018

Date             Sun 02/11/18            Mon 02/12/18            Tue 02/13/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      42          21          48          29          61
Temp          20 19 24 35 41 37 30 25 23 21 25 40 48 46 37 33 31 29 37 52 61 57
Dewpt          8  7  8 10  9  9  9  9  8  8 11 13 12 14 15 19 18 23 24 34 33 36
Min/Max RH                   25          61          23          77          35
RH            58 59 49 35 25 29 41 50 54 57 53 32 23 28 39 57 58 77 59 50 35 45
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11 10 10 10  4  4  4  4  3  4  5  8  9  8  5  6  4  4  4  8  9  8
Clouds        B1 B1 SC B1 SC CL CL FW CL SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     60 61 41 63 26  2  2  7  3 29 35 34 39 20 14 22 19 33 30 59 38 59
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     3     2     2     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              2900  3600  1800   300  2500  2800  1700   200  2100  2600
T Wind Dir              N     N    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd             17     6     4     2    10    12     6     2     5    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               Wed 02/14/18  Thu 02/15/18  Fri 02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            41    74      49    70      35    50      32    53
Temp          45   41 66 69 55   49 68 63 44   35 47 46 35   32 49 49
Dewpt         40   38 46 41 41   40 42 34 34   26 24 23 27   25 30 27
Max/Min RH         89    33      72    31      73    35      79    39
RH            83   89 49 36 59   72 39 34 69   68 41 41 71   76 48 42
PWind Dir           S    SW      SW     W       N    NE      NE     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr            0     5       5    10      30    50      40    20

$$

TXZ029-112230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
223 AM CST Sun Feb 11 2018

Date             Sun 02/11/18            Mon 02/12/18            Tue 02/13/18
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      41          19          48          27          60
Temp          19 17 22 33 39 36 25 20 19 19 24 39 48 44 34 30 28 27 34 51 60 57
Dewpt          8  8 10 12  7  6  8  8 10 10 11 14 16 17 15 20 18 24 26 35 33 34
Min/Max RH                   23          67          27          88          36
RH            61 67 60 40 26 28 48 59 67 67 56 35 27 33 45 66 65 88 72 55 37 42
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
Wind Spd      12 10  9  9  5  4  4  4  4  4  6 11 13 11  8  8  4  4  6 10 10  8
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B1 CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     68 64 72 53  3  0  0  3  9 41 32 27 11 11 21 23 28 42 21 46 27 55
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     4     2     2     3     4     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              3200  4000  1900   200  2100  2900  1500   200  1600  2500
T Wind Dir              N    NE    SE     S     S    SE    SE     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd             18     6     5     4    12    17    10     4     9    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               Wed 02/14/18  Thu 02/15/18  Fri 02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            37    71      43    68      33    49      29    51
Temp          42   37 63 66 49   43 63 60 41   33 44 44 33   29 45 47
Dewpt         35   34 40 33 34   34 39 32 29   26 27 25 26   23 31 28
Max/Min RH         89    27      71    31      75    40      80    43
RH            76   89 42 29 56   70 41 34 62   75 50 47 75   78 58 48
PWind Dir          SW    SW      SW     W       N    NE       E     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr            0     5       5    10      30    50      40    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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