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

TXZ024-161015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
247 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          93          68          93          69
Temp          89 86 78 74 72 70 81 90 93 90 78 74 71 68 80 90 93 90 79 74 71 69
Dewpt         66 69 69 69 67 68 70 69 65 63 66 67 66 66 68 68 66 66 67 66 66 66
Max/Min RH                   93          38          93          42          90
RH            47 57 76 84 86 93 70 51 40 41 66 79 86 93 68 49 42 46 68 75 83 90
Wind Dir       S  S  S SW  S  S SW  W NW  N NE  N NE NE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd       9 10  8  9  8  6  8  5  5  5  4  5  4  4  6  8  8  6  5  8  4  4
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     44 62 68 74 66 34 29 26 35 40 28 25 29 25 31 37 35 50 65 52 51 33
PoP 12hr                     50          20          10          20          30
QPF 12hr                   0.25        0.01           0        0.09        0.44
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C        S  S              S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C        S  S              S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     4     3     1     2     1     1     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              1900   400  4700  7800  2900  1200  3400  4900  4000   200
T Wind Dir              S     W    SW    NW    NE     E     E    SE     S    SW
T Wind Spd             12     5    13     8     9    11     8     9    20     6
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          92      65    94      68    95      68    95      68    96
Temp          89 88   71 65 90 90   74 68 91 91   74 68 91 91   74 68 92 93
Dewpt         66 63   65 65 65 62   65 64 63 60   63 63 62 60   63 63 64 61
Min/Max RH       40     100    36      90    33      84    31      84    34
RH            47 43   82100 44 39   75 89 39 35   69 84 38 35   69 84 41 36
PWind Dir         S      NE    SW       S     S       S     S       S    SW
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 FW   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      30    20      10    10       5    10       5    20

$$

TXZ026-161015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
247 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          95          70          94          70
Temp          90 88 80 77 75 73 83 92 95 92 80 76 73 70 81 91 94 91 80 75 72 70
Dewpt         67 69 69 69 69 68 70 70 70 67 69 69 68 68 68 69 67 67 68 68 68 67
Max/Min RH                   86          45          93          41          90
RH            47 54 70 77 82 84 65 49 45 45 69 80 86 93 65 49 41 46 68 78 86 90
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd      11 11  9  9  8  6 10 10  8  5  4  5  4  4  5  8  9  8  9  5  4  4
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     39 60 63 71 75 53 47 31 42 48 38 32 34 25 28 35 31 48 52 53 55 45
PoP 12hr                     50          20          30          20          30
QPF 12hr                   0.26        0.02        0.07        0.07        0.36
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     4     4     2     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     3     2     2     2     2     3     4     4     3
Mix Hgt              2900   800  4700  9600  4600   700  4400  5900  3800   400
T Wind Dir              S    NW     S    SW     S    NE     E    SE    SE    NW
T Wind Spd             12    11    12     8    10     6     6     9    10     4
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    94      69    96      71    96      71    96
Temp          90 90   74 69 91 91   75 69 92 93   77 71 93 93   77 71 93 93
Dewpt         67 64   66 66 67 64   66 66 65 62   65 65 64 62   64 65 65 63
Min/Max RH       40      90    37      90    34      81    34      81    35
RH            47 43   75 90 46 42   75 90 41 36   68 81 39 36   65 81 40 37
PWind Dir         S      SE    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 SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      30    20       5    10      10    10       5    10

$$

TXZ043-161015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
247 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          96          74          97          73
Temp          92 90 82 79 77 75 85 93 96 93 83 79 76 74 85 94 97 94 83 78 75 73
Dewpt         64 67 69 68 68 68 70 69 68 66 68 68 68 67 69 68 66 65 66 66 66 66
Max/Min RH                   80          39          80          36          79
RH            40 48 66 70 76 80 62 46 39 42 61 70 77 80 61 43 36 39 57 66 73 79
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd      12 10  6  6  5  5 12  9  9  6  4  5  4  3  4  4  6  9  5  5  3  4
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     43 65 69 83 80 58 52 46 59 61 56 32 38 25 24 44 46 46 42 46 38 40
PoP 12hr                     50          20          30          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.19        0.06        0.24        0.06        0.05
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     2     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              3800   300  7500 12000  5700   500  4600  9300  5700   600
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SE     E    SE    SE     S     W
T Wind Spd             11    10    18    13    14     8     4    10    10     5
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      71    97      72    98      73    98      74    98
Temp          92 92   76 71 93 94   78 72 94 95   79 73 95 95   79 74 95 95
Dewpt         64 61   63 64 64 61   63 63 62 60   62 63 62 60   62 63 64 61
Min/Max RH       35      79    32      73    29      71    29      69    31
RH            41 37   64 79 38 34   61 73 34 32   57 71 34 32   56 69 36 32
PWind Dir         S       S     S      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10      10    20       5     5       5    10       5    10

$$

TXZ035-161015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
247 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          93          67          93          68
Temp          90 87 77 74 71 69 80 90 93 89 77 73 70 67 79 89 93 90 78 74 71 68
Dewpt         66 66 67 67 67 66 67 65 61 62 62 64 64 64 67 66 63 65 65 65 64 64
Max/Min RH                   92          35          90          37          87
RH            45 50 70 80 87 90 65 44 35 40 59 74 82 90 67 46 37 44 64 75 80 87
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N NE NE NE  E NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd      11 10 10  8  6  5  9  6  5  5  5  4  4  4  6  6  5  6  6  6  4  4
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW
Clouds(%)     54 75 79 68 60 25 22 28 40 44 34 25 24 24 25 40 56 54 54 42 36 20
PoP 12hr                     50          20          10          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.48           0           0        0.10        0.12
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C  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
LAL                     4     3     2     1     1     1     3     3     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     2     3
Mix Hgt              5600   400  6500 12200  6800  1100  4000  9300  1300   100
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     W    NE     E    SE     S     E    SW
T Wind Spd             12     9    12     3     8    11     8     9    16     3
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          89      66    90      67    91      68    91      69    92
Temp          86 86   71 66 87 87   72 67 88 88   73 68 88 88   74 69 89 89
Dewpt         64 62   63 63 64 61   62 62 61 58   60 61 61 59   61 61 62 60
Min/Max RH       41      90    39      84    34      78    34      76    36
RH            48 45   76 90 47 42   71 84 41 37   64 78 41 38   64 76 41 38
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 FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      20    10      10    10       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ031-161015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
247 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                      72          96          71          95          71
Temp          92 89 80 76 74 72 83 93 96 93 81 77 74 71 82 92 95 92 81 76 73 71
Dewpt         65 68 68 69 69 68 69 69 68 68 69 69 68 68 68 68 67 67 68 68 68 67
Max/Min RH                   87          41          90          40          87
RH            41 49 67 78 84 87 63 46 41 45 67 78 83 90 63 46 40 45 66 76 83 87
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  N  N  E NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11 10  9  9  6  5 11  9  8  6  4  5  4  4  6  8  8  8  9  6  4  3
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     39 56 61 75 77 53 47 34 48 52 39 32 42 25 27 34 33 44 54 53 48 41
PoP 12hr                     50          30          20          20          30
QPF 12hr                   0.25        0.02        0.08        0.08        0.34
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     4     4     2     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              3200   500  6200 11800  1100  1100  4400  6600  4300   300
T Wind Dir              S    NE     S    SW    SE     E     E    SE     S    SW
T Wind Spd             14     6    14     9    14     9     6     9    11     4
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          94      69    96      70    97      72    98      71    98
Temp          91 91   75 69 92 92   76 70 93 94   78 72 94 94   77 71 94 95
Dewpt         66 64   66 66 66 63   66 65 64 62   65 64 63 61   64 64 65 63
Min/Max RH       37      92    35      84    32      76    31      79    32
RH            44 42   76 92 43 38   72 84 38 35   65 76 36 33   64 79 38 35
PWind Dir         S      SE    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 FW FW SC
PoP 12hr         20      20    20       5    10       5    10       5    10

$$

TXZ029-161015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
247 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                      66          90          64          91          66
Temp          87 84 74 71 68 66 77 87 90 86 74 70 67 64 76 87 91 88 76 72 69 66
Dewpt         66 67 67 67 66 66 69 66 62 62 64 65 64 64 67 67 65 66 66 66 65 64
Max/Min RH                  100          39         100          42          93
RH            50 57 78 88 93100 76 50 39 44 70 85 91100 73 51 42 49 71 83 89 93
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S SW
Wind Spd       9 10  8  8  5  5  9  6  6  4  4  5  4  4  8  8  6  5  4  6  4  4
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B2 B1 FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW
Clouds(%)     47 68 82 70 56 23 14 26 27 35 24 17 24 24 27 41 52 57 63 44 42 24
PoP 12hr                     50          10          10          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.26           0           0        0.12        0.34
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C                          S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
LAL                     4     3     1     1     1     1     3     3     3     3
Haines                  2     2     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt              5000   600  4100  6300  2600  1200  2200  6000  4300   200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE     W     N    NE     E     E    SE    SE    SW
T Wind Spd              8     6    12     6     9    13     9    10    14     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          88      63    89      64    90      66    90      65    90
Temp          85 85   69 63 85 86   70 64 86 87   71 66 87 87   71 65 87 87
Dewpt         66 63   64 63 65 62   64 63 62 60   63 62 62 60   63 62 63 61
Min/Max RH       45     100    42      97    37      87    37      90    39
RH            53 49   86100 51 45   83 97 44 41   75 87 44 41   77 90 46 42
PWind Dir         S       E    SW      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      20    20      10    10       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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