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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
357 PM CST Fri Feb 17 2017

TXZ024-181015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
357 PM CST Fri Feb 17 2017

Date           02/17/17      Sat 02/18/17            Sun 02/19/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      41          70          47          67          47
Temp             70 56 50 46 41 47 62 69 67 58 54 50 49 51 61 66 65 57 54 51 49
Dewpt            31 36 36 36 34 32 33 38 41 45 46 45 44 46 48 41 43 36 36 35 35
Max/Min RH                   73          29          93          64          85
RH               23 47 58 67 75 55 33 32 38 61 76 83 86 84 63 40 45 46 51 55 58
Wind Dir         SE SE NW NW NW NW  E SE SE SE SE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
Wind Spd          6  3  4  5  5  4  4  8  8  8  4  4  5  5  9 12  9  9 11 11 12
Clouds           CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)         2  3 10 20 29 49 47 38 36 40 49 51 74 75 72 82 74 41 53 29 31
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          40          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.10           0
Rain SHWRS                                            S  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                    C  C  C  S  S  S  S
Obvis                                                PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4     4     4
Haines                  4     4     4     4     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               200   200  2300  4000  1600   300  2100  2000
T Wind Dir             SE     N     E    SE    SE     E    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              5     2     4    11     9     6    12    13
RFTI              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


Date           02/20/17  Tue 02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          71      43    77      45    81      49    76      40    60
Temp          64 68 52   46 68 74 55   48 71 78 58   51 68 72 49   42 54 58
Dewpt         31 30 32   29 31 31 34   33 37 35 37   36 35 26 23   20 16 17
Min/Max RH       29      65    25      67    26      70    18      47    42
RH            29 24 47   53 25 21 44   55 29 21 45   55 29 18 35   41 22 20
PWind Dir        NW      NW    SW       S    SW      SW     W       W    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ026-181015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
357 PM CST Fri Feb 17 2017

Date           02/17/17      Sat 02/18/17            Sun 02/19/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      41          70          48          68          47
Temp             70 57 52 48 41 48 63 69 68 59 54 51 50 52 62 67 66 57 54 51 49
Dewpt            35 38 39 39 39 39 36 42 46 46 46 46 45 48 53 49 50 41 41 38 38
Max/Min RH                   87          38          95          67          86
RH               27 49 61 71 92 71 36 37 46 63 73 82 84 86 72 52 57 54 62 61 66
Wind Dir         SE SE  E  N  N  N  E  E SE SE SE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd          6  6  4  4  4  4  4  5  6  6  5  5  5  8 11 13 10  9  8  9  8
Clouds           CL CL CL SC B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)         2  2  3 36 71 67 47 29 34 41 53 60 84 81 81 76 86 59 65 35 42
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          50          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.14           0
Rain SHWRS                                            S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                    C  C  C  C  C  C  C
Obvis                        PF PF                   PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     5     5     4     4
Haines                  3     3     3     4     3     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt                 0     0  2000  3300   500   500  1700  1700
T Wind Dir             SE     E    NE    SE     E    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              8     4     6     9     9    10    14    18
RFTI              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


Date           02/20/17  Tue 02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          72      43    77      44    80      48    78      40    62
Temp          65 69 52   46 67 74 54   47 70 77 58   50 69 74 50   42 55 59
Dewpt         36 34 34   32 35 33 35   33 39 38 39   36 38 28 23   23 20 19
Min/Max RH       35      70    29      73    31      73    25      49    45
RH            34 27 49   59 30 22 48   58 32 25 50   58 32 18 34   47 25 21
PWind Dir         W      NW    NW       S     S       S    SW       W    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       0     0       0     0       0     0       5     0

$$

TXZ043-181015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
357 PM CST Fri Feb 17 2017

Date           02/17/17      Sat 02/18/17            Sun 02/19/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      41          74          50          70          48
Temp             71 57 51 46 41 48 65 73 71 61 57 53 52 54 64 69 68 59 55 52 50
Dewpt            32 38 37 37 36 35 35 38 41 43 45 46 48 54 52 41 42 39 39 38 38
Max/Min RH                   71          25          96          61          86
RH               24 49 58 71 81 60 33 29 34 51 63 76 86100 63 36 39 47 54 59 63
Wind Dir          S SE NW NW NW NW NE SE SE  E SE  E SE  S  S SW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd          6  6  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  4  5  5  8 12 13  8  6  6  8  6
Clouds           CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)         2  3  5 17 28 41 30 29 36 37 53 65 84 80 77 76 74 59 68 51 48
PoP 12hr                      0           0          10          40          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.14           0
Rain SHWRS                                            S  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                    C  C  C  S  S  S  S
Obvis                                                PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     5     5     4     4
Haines                  5     5     4     4     3     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt               100   100  1900  3800   200   200  1400  5800
T Wind Dir             SE    NE    NE     E     E    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd              6     4     8     8     8     6    16    23
RFTI              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


Date           02/20/17  Tue 02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          72      43    77      45    81      50    80      44    64
Temp          65 69 52   46 68 74 55   48 71 78 59   52 71 76 53   46 58 61
Dewpt         35 33 36   35 34 32 35   35 38 36 40   40 37 23 20   23 21 17
Min/Max RH       33      81    31      75    31      76    21      52    47
RH            33 26 52   66 29 22 46   62 30 22 48   62 29 14 27   40 24 18
PWind Dir         W      NW    NW       S    SW       S    SW       W    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW CL   CL FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ035-181015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
357 PM CST Fri Feb 17 2017

Date           02/17/17      Sat 02/18/17            Sun 02/19/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      38          73          47          68          42
Temp             68 55 48 44 38 45 64 72 70 59 54 51 49 51 62 67 65 55 50 46 44
Dewpt            25 28 28 29 28 29 30 32 34 37 40 41 41 44 43 31 32 32 32 33 32
Max/Min RH                   64          19          85          51          72
RH               20 35 46 55 67 53 28 23 26 43 58 69 75 76 50 26 29 42 49 59 62
Wind Dir          S  N NW NW NW NW  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W
Wind Spd          6  6  6  6  5  5  4  9  9  9  9  9  9 11 13 16 13 10 11 11 10
Clouds           FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)         6 11 22 28 36 57 52 39 40 46 47 45 66 69 85 82 75 40 47 22 21
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          20          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.07           0
Rain SHWRS                                               S  S  S
TSTMS                                                    S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4     3     3
Haines                  5     5     4     2     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt               200   100  3000  4600  1600   300  1600  6400
T Wind Dir             SE     N    NE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SW
T Wind Spd              4     4     4    12    11    10    18    23
RFTI              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


Date           02/20/17  Tue 02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          70      37    76      41    80      46    75      38    62
Temp          62 67 48   40 65 72 52   44 69 76 56   48 66 71 48   40 55 59
Dewpt         29 27 29   29 29 26 32   31 35 28 33   32 30 17 18   20 16 14
Min/Max RH       26      69    22      66    21      65    14      47    42
RH            29 22 48   64 25 18 46   60 28 17 42   53 26 12 30   44 21 17
PWind Dir        NW      NW    SW       S     W      SW    SW       W    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    FW FW CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-181015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
357 PM CST Fri Feb 17 2017

Date           02/17/17      Sat 02/18/17            Sun 02/19/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      41          72          48          70          47
Temp             71 58 52 47 41 48 64 71 69 60 55 52 50 52 64 69 68 58 54 51 49
Dewpt            34 39 38 39 39 37 36 41 46 46 46 47 46 48 55 48 48 41 41 39 39
Max/Min RH                   83          36          95          70          89
RH               26 48 60 74 92 66 35 34 42 61 71 83 86 84 73 47 49 52 61 63 68
Wind Dir         SE SE  E  N NW NW NE  E SE SE SE  E SE SE  S SW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd          6  5  4  4  5  4  4  5  6  5  5  4  4  6 11 13  9  9  9  9  8
Clouds           CL CL CL SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)         1  2  4 34 62 60 42 30 34 39 52 60 85 79 76 76 81 53 63 35 43
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          50          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.13           0
Rain SHWRS                                            S  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                    C  C  C  S  S  S  S
Obvis                        PF PF                   PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     5     5     4     4
Haines                  3     3     4     4     3     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt               200   200  2000  3400   900   300  1500  1700
T Wind Dir             SE     E    NE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              8     3     6     9     9     8    13    18
RFTI              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


Date           02/20/17  Tue 02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          73      43    78      44    81      49    80      42    62
Temp          65 70 53   46 68 74 55   47 71 78 59   51 71 76 52   44 56 59
Dewpt         35 34 36   33 33 33 36   35 40 38 40   38 38 29 23   21 18 20
Min/Max RH       33      76    29      78    30      78    24      51    45
RH            32 26 53   62 27 22 48   62 32 24 51   59 30 17 33   41 22 22
PWind Dir        NW      NW    NW       S    SW       S    SW       W    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       0     0       0     0       0     0       5     0

$$

TXZ029-181015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
357 PM CST Fri Feb 17 2017

Date           02/17/17      Sat 02/18/17            Sun 02/19/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      36          70          44          66          41
Temp             66 52 46 42 36 43 61 69 67 56 51 48 46 48 59 65 63 53 49 45 43
Dewpt            25 28 30 30 29 30 31 33 36 39 41 42 41 45 44 33 35 32 32 33 32
Max/Min RH                   68          22          91          57          78
RH               21 39 53 62 75 60 32 26 32 52 67 80 83 88 56 30 35 44 52 62 64
Wind Dir          N NE  N NW NW NW  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW SW  S SW SW  W  W
Wind Spd          4  4  4  4  4  4  4  8  8  8  6  6  8  9 12 13 11  9 10 11 10
Clouds           CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)         2  5 15 27 37 57 52 42 37 38 40 39 63 67 85 78 72 36 44 23 20
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          30          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.08           0
Rain SHWRS                                               C  C  C
TSTMS                                                    C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4     3     3
Haines                  5     4     4     2     2     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt               200   100  3400  5000  1100   200  1100  3300
T Wind Dir             SE     E    SE     S    SE    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd              6     2     5    13    11    10    16    19
RFTI              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


Date           02/20/17  Tue 02/21/17  Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          69      36    74      41    79      45    72      36    59
Temp          61 66 47   39 64 71 52   44 69 75 55   47 64 68 46   38 52 56
Dewpt         29 27 29   28 29 26 31   31 35 31 33   32 31 20 18   19 16 15
Min/Max RH       28      69    23      68    23      67    17      47    40
RH            30 23 50   64 27 19 45   60 29 19 44   55 29 16 33   46 23 19
PWind Dir        NW      NW    SW       S     W      SW    SW       W    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

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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