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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
234 PM CDT Sat Jul 15 2017

TXZ024-161015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
234 PM CDT Sat Jul 15 2017

Date           07/15/17      Sun 07/16/17            Mon 07/17/17            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                      71          94          71          94          71
Temp          95 93 82 76 74 71 85 93 93 93 82 77 75 71 82 90 93 93 82 76 74 71
Dewpt         55 55 58 60 62 63 64 61 59 59 63 64 65 65 65 63 62 59 61 63 64 64
Max/Min RH                   75          31          82          32          79
RH            27 28 43 56 65 75 51 36 32 32 54 65 74 81 57 41 35 33 49 62 70 78
Wind Dir      SE SE SE  E  N NW  N NE  E SE  E  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  8  5  5  5  4  6  8  8  9  6  9  6  5
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     32 43 43 42 49 48 38 45 54 66 76 55 53 38 31 44 54 30 39 23 11 15
PoP 12hr                     20          30          20          10           5
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.02        0.02           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     3     3     3     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              8000   300  9400 11100  6100   300 10900 10800  4900   200
T Wind Dir              S    NW     N     E    SE    SE     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              4     6     6     4     9     3     8    12     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           07/18  Wed 07/19/17  Thu 07/20/17  Fri 07/21/17  Sat 07/22/17
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      72    95      73    97      73    97      72    96
Temp          90 94   78 72 89 94   79 73 91 95   79 73 92 95   78 72 92 95
Dewpt         62 58   63 64 61 57   60 62 61 57   59 62 60 56   60 61 60 56
Min/Max RH       29      76    29      68    28      68    26      68    27
RH            39 31   61 75 39 29   53 68 36 28   51 68 34 28   54 68 35 28
PWind Dir         S       S     S       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 FW FW SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    10       5    10       5    20       5    20

$$

TXZ026-161015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
234 PM CDT Sat Jul 15 2017

Date           07/15/17      Sun 07/16/17            Mon 07/17/17            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          96          73          96          73
Temp          97 94 83 79 75 73 83 92 96 91 82 78 76 74 84 91 95 94 83 79 76 73
Dewpt         58 57 61 63 64 65 66 64 62 62 65 66 66 66 67 65 62 60 63 64 65 65
Max/Min RH                   75          33          78          31          76
RH            28 29 48 58 68 75 57 40 33 38 56 66 72 77 57 43 33 33 51 60 69 76
Wind Dir       S SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd       4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  8  6  6  5  4  8  8  9 10  9  9  8  5
Clouds        SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     30 30 38 54 62 59 54 48 56 67 70 47 55 38 31 31 36 28 31 19  9 15
PoP 12hr                     20          30          20          10           5
QPF 12hr                   0.03        0.02        0.02           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     3     3     3     3     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              8600   600 10100 10800  5600   200  9900 10800  6300   300
T Wind Dir              S    SE     E    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              4     8     6     8     9     5    10    11    11     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           07/18  Wed 07/19/17  Thu 07/20/17  Fri 07/21/17  Sat 07/22/17
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      74    97      74    98      74    98      74    99
Temp          91 94   80 74 92 95   80 75 93 96   81 75 94 96   82 75 94 97
Dewpt         64 60   65 64 63 59   61 62 62 59   61 62 61 59   61 62 61 58
Min/Max RH       31      72    29      66    28      66    28      66    26
RH            41 33   61 70 38 31   52 65 36 30   50 64 34 30   50 65 33 28
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    10       5     5       5    20       5    20

$$

TXZ043-161015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
234 PM CDT Sat Jul 15 2017

Date           07/15/17      Sun 07/16/17            Mon 07/17/17            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          96          72          96          73
Temp          96 96 85 80 76 74 86 93 96 92 83 79 75 73 85 93 96 94 84 80 76 73
Dewpt         58 57 60 62 63 63 64 60 60 61 64 65 66 65 66 63 61 60 62 64 65 66
Max/Min RH                   71          30          79          31          79
RH            28 27 43 54 63 70 48 33 30 35 54 63 73 77 53 37 32 32 48 60 68 79
Wind Dir       E SE SE  S  W SW  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd       5  6  5  4  3  3  3  3  4  8  5  4  4  3  5  5  8 10  9  6  5  4
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     34 35 26 29 35 47 54 58 67 71 69 44 36 39 35 33 41 34 33 23 18 23
PoP 12hr                     20          30          20           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.03        0.05        0.02           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     3     3     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7300   100 10700 11600  5400   200  9700 10900  6600   300
T Wind Dir              S    SW    NW    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd              5     3     2     5     8     3     8     8    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           07/18  Wed 07/19/17  Thu 07/20/17  Fri 07/21/17  Sat 07/22/17
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      73    96      73    98      74    99      74    98
Temp          92 94   80 73 92 95   80 74 94 96   81 74 96 97   82 74 94 96
Dewpt         63 62   64 65 62 59   61 63 62 59   61 62 61 59   62 62 61 58
Min/Max RH       34      76    30      71    28      66    27      68    27
RH            39 35   59 76 38 31   52 71 35 30   51 65 32 29   51 67 33 28
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         10      10     5       5     5       5    20       5    20

$$

TXZ035-161015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
234 PM CDT Sat Jul 15 2017

Date           07/15/17      Sun 07/16/17            Mon 07/17/17            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          70          92          70
Temp          92 91 80 77 73 71 82 91 93 91 79 75 73 70 82 89 91 90 80 76 72 70
Dewpt         55 53 58 59 59 59 60 57 57 56 61 62 63 63 63 61 59 58 61 61 63 63
Max/Min RH                   68          29          79          32          79
RH            29 27 47 54 62 67 47 32 30 31 54 64 70 78 53 40 34 34 52 59 72 77
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S  W NW NW NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd       5  6  5  5  5  5  6  3  4  6  6  6  5  4  8  6  8  9  8  9  9  5
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW
Clouds(%)     41 58 53 53 53 38 27 51 62 60 67 52 55 42 45 46 56 48 50 31 29 17
PoP 12hr                     20          30          20          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0        0.03        0.02           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S           C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S           C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     3     3     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7400   300 10700 11500  7000   300 10200 10800  5700   200
T Wind Dir             SW    NW     N     E    SE     S     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              4     8     5     1     8     5     9    10     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           07/18  Wed 07/19/17  Thu 07/20/17  Fri 07/21/17  Sat 07/22/17
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      70    92      71    93      71    94      71    94
Temp          88 91   77 70 86 91   77 71 88 91   77 71 89 92   77 71 90 93
Dewpt         61 58   62 62 60 56   59 61 60 57   59 61 59 56   60 60 59 56
Min/Max RH       31      76    30      70    30      70    28      69    29
RH            40 33   61 75 42 31   54 70 38 32   54 70 36 30   56 68 36 29
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         10       5    10       5    10       5    20       5    20

$$

TXZ031-161015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
234 PM CDT Sat Jul 15 2017

Date           07/15/17      Sun 07/16/17            Mon 07/17/17            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          97          72
Temp          99 96 85 79 76 73 86 94 97 94 83 78 75 73 86 93 97 95 84 79 75 73
Dewpt         57 57 60 62 63 64 65 62 61 61 64 66 65 66 67 63 61 61 62 64 64 65
Max/Min RH                   73          31          80          30          77
RH            25 27 44 56 64 73 50 35 31 34 53 67 73 79 54 38 31 33 48 62 68 77
Wind Dir       S SE SE SE SE  N  E  E  E SE  E SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd       4  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  9  6  5  4  4  6  6  8 10  9  8  6  5
Clouds        SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     27 31 37 50 58 61 54 53 55 68 67 47 54 36 30 31 36 31 35 21 10 15
PoP 12hr                     20          30          20          10           5
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.02        0.02           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     3     3     3     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              8400   300 10700 11300  5800   300 10300 11400  4600   300
T Wind Dir              S    SE     E    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              4     5     5     8     8     4     9    10    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           07/18  Wed 07/19/17  Thu 07/20/17  Fri 07/21/17  Sat 07/22/17
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          98      74    98      74    99      73    99      73    99
Temp          92 95   79 74 93 96   80 75 95 97   80 74 95 97   80 73 94 96
Dewpt         63 61   64 65 62 60   62 63 61 59   61 62 61 59   61 62 60 58
Min/Max RH       30      75    29      69    27      68    27      70    27
RH            38 32   61 73 37 31   54 68 33 29   53 67 33 29   52 68 33 28
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW SC   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          0       5    10       5     5       5    20       5    20

$$

TXZ029-161015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
234 PM CDT Sat Jul 15 2017

Date           07/15/17      Sun 07/16/17            Mon 07/17/17            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          91          68          90          68
Temp          91 89 78 73 71 68 82 89 91 88 77 73 71 69 80 88 90 89 79 74 71 68
Dewpt         55 54 57 58 59 60 61 58 58 58 61 62 63 63 64 61 60 59 60 61 62 62
Max/Min RH                   75          33          84          36          81
RH            30 30 48 59 65 75 49 35 33 36 57 67 77 82 58 41 37 37 52 64 73 81
Wind Dir       S SE  S  S NW NW NW NE  E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  4  4  6  6  8  9  6  8  6  5
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     28 40 33 34 34 30 22 44 54 67 74 52 55 42 35 40 53 40 41 28 22 14
PoP 12hr                     20          30          20          10          10
QPF 12hr                      0        0.05        0.02           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S           C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S           C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     3     3     3     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              7800   300 10700 11400  6100   300 10600 11200  5600   200
T Wind Dir             SW    NW     N    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              5     8     6     2     8     5    11    11     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           07/18  Wed 07/19/17  Thu 07/20/17  Fri 07/21/17  Sat 07/22/17
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          92      68    91      68    92      69    93      69    93
Temp          87 90   74 68 86 90   74 68 87 90   75 69 89 91   75 69 89 91
Dewpt         60 57   62 63 60 57   59 61 60 57   59 61 60 57   60 60 59 57
Min/Max RH       31      85    32      78    31      75    31      73    30
RH            40 33   65 83 41 33   60 77 40 33   58 75 38 32   60 72 36 32
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW SC   SC FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    10       5    10       5    20       5    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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