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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
404 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

TXZ024-212330-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
404 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date             Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17
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          69          90          67          87
Temp          70 67 79 91 96 91 79 74 71 69 78 86 90 85 76 72 69 67 75 84 87 83
Dewpt         54 59 64 61 57 59 60 62 63 63 66 64 62 62 62 63 64 64 65 64 61 61
Min/Max RH                   27          81          39          90          42
RH            58 75 59 37 27 35 52 65 75 80 67 47 39 46 63 74 84 90 71 52 42 48
Wind Dir       S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  9 10 12 12 13 12 10  8  8  9 11 13 13 13 12 10  9  9 10 11 12
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)      5  8 11 14 22 31 26 21 21 21 23 26 29 32 37 44 50 55 54 52 50 49
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S  S  S                                S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S                                S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     2     2
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     3     4     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              4600 12200  1900   300  4800  7200  4500   500  6400  7300
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             17    21    13    10    19    24    12    12    19    25
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 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
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          66    82      63    75      59    71      55    73
Temp          70 66 79 78   67 63 73 72   62 59 69 68   58 55 70 69
Dewpt         60 63 64 63   63 62 65 65   60 59 62 61   57 55 58 58
Max/Min RH       90    53      98    73      99    73     100    61
RH            70 90 60 60   87 98 76 79   93 99 78 78   94100 67 68
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       E    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr         20    40      60    70      70    60      40    40

$$

TXZ026-212330-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
404 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date             Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17
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          72          91          70          88
Temp          72 70 81 93 98 93 82 77 74 72 80 88 91 87 78 74 72 70 77 85 88 84
Dewpt         60 63 65 65 62 62 63 63 65 65 67 66 64 64 64 64 65 65 66 64 61 60
Min/Max RH                   31          80          41          84          40
RH            65 78 57 40 31 36 53 62 73 79 65 49 41 47 63 71 79 84 68 50 40 44
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  8 10 12 13 13 12 11 10  9  9 11 12 13 12 12 11 10 10 11 12 13
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      9 14 22 31 35 39 31 23 21 19 23 27 27 28 32 38 44 49 45 41 37 33
PoP 12hr                     20          20           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     3     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     4     4     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              5100  5100   500   400  5400  7700  4400   600  6000  7200
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             19    20    13    10    18    21    12    16    19    24
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 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
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          68    85      65    77      60    72      57    75
Temp          72 68 82 81   69 65 75 74   63 60 70 69   60 57 72 71
Dewpt         61 64 63 62   62 63 66 66   62 60 63 63   58 56 60 60
Max/Min RH       87    46      93    70     100    76      96    62
RH            68 87 52 53   78 93 74 77   95100 79 81   93 96 66 68
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       E    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10    30      50    60      70    60      40    40

$$

TXZ043-212330-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
404 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date             Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17
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                      97          71          91          69          89
Temp          76 74 83 93 97 92 81 76 73 71 79 88 91 87 77 73 71 69 77 86 89 85
Dewpt         63 64 66 63 60 60 60 63 64 65 68 65 63 61 62 63 65 65 65 62 60 59
Min/Max RH                   30          83          38          87          38
RH            63 71 56 37 30 35 50 63 72 81 67 46 40 42 60 70 81 87 66 45 38 41
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       8  5  8 10 12 13 12 10  8  6  8  9 11 12 11 10  9  8  8  9 11 12
Clouds        FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     19 20 32 43 42 41 31 22 22 23 24 26 30 33 35 37 39 40 41 42 44 45
PoP 12hr                     30          20           5           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              C  C  S  S
TSTMS                   C  C  S  S
LAL                     1     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     3     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7000 12300  3500   600  6800  8100  4900  1000  6200  7500
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             19    20    16    10    18    19    19    16    19    20
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 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
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          68    87      65    79      62    74      59    77
Temp          72 68 84 83   69 65 77 76   65 62 72 71   62 59 74 73
Dewpt         61 64 62 59   62 63 65 64   62 61 63 61   60 57 60 58
Max/Min RH       87    40      92    62      97    65      96    54
RH            68 87 48 45   77 92 67 67   89 97 73 70   95 95 62 60
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S      SE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   OV OV OV B2
PoP 12hr         10    20      40    60      70    60      50    50

$$

TXZ035-212330-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
404 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date             Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17
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          69          89          67          83
Temp          70 67 78 90 95 90 79 74 71 69 77 86 89 85 75 71 69 67 74 80 83 79
Dewpt         54 59 62 58 56 57 60 61 63 63 65 64 62 61 61 63 64 63 64 63 61 60
Min/Max RH                   27          82          41          87          46
RH            58 75 57 34 27 33 53 63 75 81 66 49 41 45 61 75 84 87 72 56 47 52
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       8  9 10 12 13 13 13 12 11 10 12 13 14 16 16 14 13 13 13 13 13 14
Clouds        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      7 12 17 22 26 31 26 21 23 26 30 35 36 37 42 48 53 58 59 60 62 63
PoP 12hr                     20          10          10          10          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.02
Rain SHWRS              S  S  S  S                                C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S                                C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              2400  9100  1000   200  3300  6300  3900  1400  6300  7200
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             14    17    11     9    18    23    13    17    24    26
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 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
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          65    78      61    74      57    71      55    74
Temp          69 65 76 75   64 61 72 71   60 57 69 68   58 55 71 70
Dewpt         61 63 64 64   61 60 64 64   59 57 59 61   55 54 57 57
Max/Min RH       93    62      97    73     100    69      96    56
RH            77 93 67 70   89 97 76 80   95100 71 79   89 96 62 64
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S      SE     E      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         30    50      50    70      70    50      40    40

$$

TXZ031-212330-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
404 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date             Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17
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                      99          72          93          70          90
Temp          74 71 82 94 99 94 82 77 74 72 81 89 93 88 79 75 72 70 78 87 90 86
Dewpt         59 63 66 64 61 61 63 63 65 65 68 66 63 64 63 64 64 65 66 64 60 60
Min/Max RH                   29          80          37          84          37
RH            60 76 58 37 29 34 53 62 72 79 66 46 37 44 60 70 76 84 66 47 37 42
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE
Wind Spd       6  9 11 12 13 13 13 11 10  9 10 11 12 13 12 11 11 10 10 11 12 13
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     10 16 24 32 35 38 30 22 21 19 23 26 27 28 33 38 43 48 45 42 38 35
PoP 12hr                     30          20          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS              C  C  S  S
TSTMS                   C  C  S  S
LAL                     1     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4400 10400  4700   600  5600  8000  4700   900  6200  7200
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             20    23    17    14    19    20    18    17    19    23
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 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
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          68    86      65    78      61    73      58    76
Temp          72 68 83 82   69 65 76 75   64 61 71 70   61 58 73 72
Dewpt         61 64 62 62   62 63 67 67   62 60 63 64   58 56 60 60
Max/Min RH       89    45      94    70      99    74      93    61
RH            68 89 50 51   78 93 74 77   94 99 77 82   90 93 65 67
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       E     N      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10    30      50    70      70    60      40    40

$$

TXZ029-212330-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
404 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date             Thu 09/21/17            Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17
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          65          88          64          84
Temp          66 63 75 87 92 87 75 70 67 65 74 84 88 83 73 69 66 64 72 81 84 80
Dewpt         52 56 60 57 54 56 58 60 61 61 64 63 61 60 61 62 63 63 64 63 60 60
Min/Max RH                   28          88          40          97          44
RH            62 78 60 36 28 35 56 70 80 87 70 49 40 46 66 79 90 97 75 55 44 51
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  6  9 10 11 12 11 10  9  8  9 11 13 13 13 12 11 10 10 11 12 13
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      3  9 11 13 21 29 25 21 23 24 28 32 35 38 44 51 57 63 62 62 61 61
PoP 12hr                     20          10          10          10          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.02
Rain SHWRS              S  S                                      C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                   S  S                                      C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt             10700 12000  3700   300  3600  6000  3600   700  6500  7100
T Wind Dir             SW    SW     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             19    23    13    12    21    23    16    14    25    28
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 09/24/17  Mon 09/25/17  Tue 09/26/17  Wed 09/27/17
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          63    77      60    72      56    69      53    72
Temp          67 63 75 74   63 60 70 69   59 56 67 66   56 53 69 68
Dewpt         60 61 63 62   60 59 63 62   58 55 60 59   54 52 57 56
Max/Min RH       93    62      99    73      99    73      98    59
RH            78 93 67 67   89 96 79 79   96 96 79 79   92 96 66 65
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S      SE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV B2   B2 OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr         30    50      50    70      70    50      30    30

$$

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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