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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
244 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

TXZ024-161015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
244 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date           08/15/17      Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17            Fri
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          95          70          94          70
Temp          89 86 78 74 72 70 82 92 95 92 80 76 73 70 81 91 94 91 80 75 72 70
Dewpt         66 66 66 67 68 67 69 67 63 63 66 67 67 66 68 69 65 65 65 67 67 67
Max/Min RH                   90          34          88          39          90
RH            47 51 68 79 88 90 66 45 35 39 62 74 83 88 66 49 39 43 61 75 84 90
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  S  E  E  E NE NE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S SW
Wind Spd       9 13 11  9  6  5  6  6  4  1  1  2  3  4  4  4  8 12  9  6  4  4
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     44 67 84 73 69 30 33 26 40 57 42 26 29 32 33 39 34 45 58 41 49 26
PoP 12hr                     50          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.42        0.01        0.01        0.09        0.88
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     1     2     2     2     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     2     2     4     3     3     3     3     2     3
Mix Hgt              6100   300  3500  7700  5000   500  4500  7600  5400  1300
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     W    SW    NE     E    SE    NE    SW
T Wind Spd             19     5    14     5     4     8     9    12    18    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           08/18  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17
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      69    95      70    96      71    96      71    96
Temp          92 91   75 69 91 92   76 70 92 93   77 71 93 93   77 71 93 93
Dewpt         66 63   65 66 66 62   65 65 62 60   62 62 61 59   62 62 63 61
Min/Max RH       36      89    35      84    30      73    29      73    33
RH            43 39   73 89 44 38   69 84 37 34   61 73 35 33   61 73 38 35
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1
PoP 12hr         20      30    20      10     5       5     5       5    20

$$

TXZ026-161015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
244 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date           08/15/17      Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17            Fri
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          97          73          95          72
Temp          90 88 80 78 76 74 85 94 97 94 83 78 75 73 83 92 95 92 81 77 74 72
Dewpt         67 68 67 68 68 68 69 70 68 67 68 69 69 69 69 69 67 67 67 67 68 68
Max/Min RH                   82          38          87          40          87
RH            47 52 64 73 77 82 60 46 39 42 61 73 81 87 63 47 40 44 62 71 81 87
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S SW SW NW NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd      11 13 11  9  9  9 10 11 10  8  4  3  4  4  4  4  5  9  8  6  5  5
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     39 64 75 74 84 59 57 33 55 57 44 31 34 26 25 37 29 46 49 49 49 37
PoP 12hr                     50          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.39        0.01        0.06        0.06        0.76
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     1     3     3     3     2     2     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     3     3     3     4     3     3
Mix Hgt              4800   300  4800 10200  5200   600  5100  7400  5200  1100
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SW    NE     E    SE     S     W
T Wind Spd             14     8    16    11     6     6     8    10    14    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           08/18  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17
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      72    96      72    97      73    98      74    98
Temp          93 93   77 72 93 93   77 72 94 94   78 73 95 95   79 74 95 95
Dewpt         68 64   66 67 67 64   66 66 65 62   65 64 63 62   64 64 64 63
Min/Max RH       36      84    36      81    33      73    31      71    32
RH            45 39   68 84 43 39   68 81 39 35   64 73 35 34   60 71 37 35
PWind Dir         S      SE     S      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      30    20      10     5       5     5       5    20

$$

TXZ043-161015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
244 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date           08/15/17      Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17            Fri
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                      75          98          75          97          73
Temp          92 90 82 79 77 75 85 95 98 95 84 80 77 75 85 94 97 94 83 78 75 73
Dewpt         64 65 66 67 67 66 69 69 67 66 68 67 67 66 69 69 66 65 65 66 66 66
Max/Min RH                   75          36          74          37          79
RH            40 44 60 68 73 75 59 44 37 39 59 65 71 74 60 44 37 40 56 67 73 79
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      12 12 10  8  6  8  9 11 10  9  8  8  4  3  4  5  6 10  8  6  5  5
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC FW SC SC FW B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     43 66 80 84 84 63 62 49 62 58 40 22 26 30 22 51 46 38 28 34 38 37
PoP 12hr                     50          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.26        0.05        0.17        0.06        0.34
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     1     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     3     3     4     2     2     3
Mix Hgt              3600   300  4700 10300  5800   400  4800  5800  3800   800
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S    NE     S    SE    SE     N
T Wind Spd             12     9    18    13    11     4     5    11     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           08/18  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17
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      72    98      73    99      73    99      74    99
Temp          95 94   78 72 94 95   79 73 95 95   79 73 95 96   80 74 96 96
Dewpt         65 61   63 64 64 61   63 63 62 59   61 62 62 59   61 63 63 61
Min/Max RH       32      76    31      71    28      68    28      69    30
RH            39 34   61 76 37 33   59 71 33 30   56 68 33 30   53 69 34 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    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      10    20       5     5       5     5       5    20

$$

TXZ035-161015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
244 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date           08/15/17      Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17            Fri
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                      69          94          68          93          69
Temp          90 87 77 74 71 69 81 91 94 90 78 74 71 68 80 90 93 90 79 74 71 69
Dewpt         66 66 66 66 65 65 67 66 62 63 63 65 64 65 67 66 64 65 64 65 64 64
Max/Min RH                   87          35          90          38          84
RH            45 50 68 77 81 87 64 45 35 40 59 74 80 90 66 46 38 44 61 73 77 84
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11 13 11  8  8  8  8  6  3  1  3  5  5  4  4  5  8 10  9  8  6  6
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW
Clouds(%)     54 83 87 67 68 28 21 29 40 57 43 28 25 23 19 40 54 45 40 33 39 19
PoP 12hr                     50          10          10          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.21           0           0        0.08        0.14
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     1     1     1     1     3     3     2     2
Haines                  3     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     2     3
Mix Hgt              3900   300  5800  5400  1100   400  5900  9800   400   600
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    NW     E    NE    SE    SE     E    SE
T Wind Spd             12     9    12     4     4     4     6     9     6    13
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           08/18  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17
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      69    93      69    94      69    93      70    94
Temp          90 90   74 69 90 90   74 69 91 91   75 69 90 90   75 70 91 91
Dewpt         65 62   63 63 64 62   62 61 61 58   60 60 61 58   60 61 62 60
Min/Max RH       37      81    37      76    31      73    32      73    34
RH            44 40   68 81 43 40   66 76 37 34   61 73 38 34   59 73 39 36
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   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      20    20      10     5       5    10       5    20

$$

TXZ031-161015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
244 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date           08/15/17      Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17            Fri
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          98          73          98          72
Temp          92 89 81 77 75 73 85 95 98 95 83 79 76 73 85 95 98 94 82 78 75 72
Dewpt         65 66 66 68 68 67 69 68 66 66 67 69 68 68 69 68 66 66 66 68 67 68
Max/Min RH                   82          35          84          35          86
RH            41 46 61 73 79 82 60 42 36 39 60 72 78 84 60 42 35 40 59 72 78 86
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SW  S  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11 12 11  9  8  8 10 11 10  8  6  6  4  2  2  3  4  9  6  5  4  4
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     39 62 74 77 82 59 55 35 60 57 42 28 40 27 28 38 33 43 45 48 46 36
PoP 12hr                     50          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.45        0.01        0.07        0.07        0.71
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     1     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     2     2     2     4     4     4     4     2     3
Mix Hgt              4900   600  5700 10700  4400   400  4700  7900  5300   700
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SW    NE     E    SE     E     W
T Wind Spd             18    12    18    11     6     3     3    10    13    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           08/18  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17
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      71    98      72    99      73    99      73    99
Temp          94 94   77 71 94 94   78 72 95 95   79 73 95 95   79 73 95 96
Dewpt         66 63   66 66 66 63   66 65 63 62   64 64 62 61   63 64 64 62
Min/Max RH       34      84    33      78    30      73    29      72    31
RH            41 37   70 84 40 37   67 78 35 33   61 73 33 32   59 72 36 33
PWind Dir         S      SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      20    20      10     5       5     5       5    20

$$

TXZ029-161015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
244 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Date           08/15/17      Wed 08/16/17            Thu 08/17/17            Fri
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                      67          91          66          90          67
Temp          87 84 75 71 69 67 78 88 91 88 76 72 69 66 77 87 90 87 76 72 69 67
Dewpt         66 67 67 66 65 65 68 65 62 62 64 65 64 64 67 67 64 65 66 65 64 64
Max/Min RH                   93          38          93          42          90
RH            50 56 76 83 87 93 71 47 38 43 66 80 86 93 71 52 42 48 71 78 83 90
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       9 11  9  6  5  4  5  5  4  1  3  5  4  4  4  5  6  9  6  5  4  4
Clouds        SC B2 OV B1 B1 FW FW FW SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW
Clouds(%)     47 74 89 67 59 24 17 25 28 51 36 20 24 23 22 36 48 46 51 35 39 21
PoP 12hr                     50          10          10          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.34           0           0        0.11        0.50
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     1     1     1     1     3     3     2     2
Haines                  2     2     4     4     4     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt               900   400  3500  6500  4300   300  4400  9700   500   900
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     N    NE    NE     E     S     E     E
T Wind Spd             16     9    13     4     4     6     8    11    16     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           08/18  Sat 08/19/17  Sun 08/20/17  Mon 08/21/17  Tue 08/22/17
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          91      66    91      67    92      67    92      68    92
Temp          88 88   72 66 88 88   72 67 89 89   73 67 89 89   73 68 89 89
Dewpt         66 63   64 63 65 62   63 62 61 59   61 60 61 59   61 61 62 60
Min/Max RH       41      90    40      84    33      78    34      78    36
RH            49 44   77 90 47 42   73 84 40 37   67 78 40 37   65 78 41 38
PWind Dir         S       S    SW       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      20    20      20     5       5     5       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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