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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
237 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

TXZ024-151015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
237 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

Date           09/14/17      Fri 09/15/17            Sat 09/16/17            Sun
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          95          69          91          66
Temp          95 90 79 74 71 69 80 91 95 90 79 74 71 69 78 87 91 86 75 71 68 66
Dewpt         52 53 56 57 55 55 55 55 54 55 57 57 59 59 61 57 57 57 58 59 59 58
Max/Min RH                   61          25          71          32          75
RH            23 29 45 55 57 61 43 30 25 31 48 55 65 70 56 36 32 37 56 66 71 75
Wind Dir       S SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      13 10  5  6  8  5  8  4  8  8  5  8  9  9  6 10 14 13  5  6  5  5
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      9 20 18 29 27 32 31 52 67 65 63 53 55 70 50 62 64 59 56 41 41 44
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          30          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.01           0        0.08           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1600     0  6600 10200   200   200 11900 11800  5300   100
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SW     W
T Wind Spd             16    13     9     9     6     6    13    13     9     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           09/17  Mon 09/18/17  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17
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      68    90      68    90      66    88
Temp          85 84   71 66 86 86   72 68 86 86   72 68 86 85   71 66 84 83
Dewpt         57 56   57 59 60 59   61 62 63 59   61 60 58 56   59 59 56 57
Min/Max RH       34      78    36      80    37      77    32      78    34
RH            39 38   62 78 43 42   68 80 46 41   68 77 38 37   66 78 39 41
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S    SW       S    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10      10    20      20    30       5    20      10    10

$$

TXZ026-151015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
237 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

Date           09/14/17      Fri 09/15/17            Sat 09/16/17            Sun
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          96          70          92          68
Temp          97 91 79 75 72 69 80 91 96 91 80 75 72 70 79 88 92 87 77 73 70 68
Dewpt         54 56 57 59 59 59 60 59 59 57 59 59 58 59 61 60 60 58 59 60 61 60
Max/Min RH                   72          29          69          34          76
RH            24 30 46 58 65 70 50 34 29 32 49 57 61 68 54 39 34 37 54 64 73 76
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd      13 10  9 10  8  9 12 11 13 10  8 10  9  9  9 12 13 12  9  8  5  5
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     11  9  9 21 25 33 33 42 63 65 57 53 66 70 67 65 62 58 47 40 41 49
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          20          10
QPF 12hr                      0        0.01           0        0.04           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4800  2600  3200  5500  3800   300  5100 10600  7600   100
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SE
T Wind Spd             24    26    19    18    11    10     6    14    10     1
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           09/17  Mon 09/18/17  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17
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      68    91      70    92      70    92      68    90
Temp          87 86   73 68 87 87   74 70 88 88   74 70 88 87   73 68 86 86
Dewpt         59 58   60 60 62 59   63 63 65 61   63 61 60 59   61 61 59 59
Min/Max RH       34      76    36      78    37      73    33      78    35
RH            39 38   65 76 43 39   68 78 46 41   68 73 39 39   66 78 40 40
PWind Dir         S      SE     S       S     S       S    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10      10    20      20    30      10    20      10    10

$$

TXZ043-151015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
237 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

Date           09/14/17      Fri 09/15/17            Sat 09/16/17            Sun
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          98          68          93          68
Temp          99 93 80 75 72 69 81 93 98 92 79 74 71 68 78 89 93 88 77 73 70 68
Dewpt         50 53 55 57 57 58 61 61 58 56 58 57 58 59 62 60 58 56 58 58 59 59
Max/Min RH                   68          27          74          30          74
RH            19 26 42 53 60 68 50 34 27 30 48 55 64 73 57 38 31 34 51 59 69 73
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd      13  9  8  6  5  5 11 10 12 10  6  8  8  6  9 10 11 12  9  6  5  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     17 22 11 21 19 27 33 49 57 65 65 56 57 73 67 67 45 55 35 42 36 54
PoP 12hr                     10          20          20          20           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     2     2     2     2     2     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4000  2200  3300  6400  3900   300  2700  3600  2500   100
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     S     S     S     S    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd             19    24    18    13     5     6    11    13     6     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           09/17  Mon 09/18/17  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17
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      69    92      71    93      71    94      69    92
Temp          88 87   74 69 88 88   75 71 89 89   75 71 90 89   74 69 88 87
Dewpt         60 56   58 61 61 59   62 64 64 61   62 64 61 58   61 63 61 60
Min/Max RH       31      76    34      81    36      79    32      81    35
RH            39 34   57 76 40 38   65 81 44 40   64 79 39 36   64 81 41 41
PWind Dir         S      SE     S       S     S       S    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    20      20    30      10    20      10    10

$$

TXZ035-151015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
237 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

Date           09/14/17      Fri 09/15/17            Sat 09/16/17            Sun
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          91          65          89          65
Temp          96 90 77 72 69 66 76 87 91 86 75 70 67 65 75 85 89 84 74 70 67 65
Dewpt         49 51 55 57 57 56 55 55 54 53 56 57 58 58 60 57 56 56 57 57 57 57
Max/Min RH                   71          29          79          33          76
RH            20 26 46 59 66 70 48 34 29 33 52 63 72 78 60 39 33 38 56 64 70 75
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S  S SW  W SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      12 10 10 11 11  9 10  9 11 11  8  8 10  8  9 11 13 14  8  6  5  6
Clouds        FW SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     21 28 25 32 42 39 43 63 74 63 64 56 70 65 65 63 58 64 54 45 43 50
PoP 12hr                     10          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.01        0.01        0.02           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              2600   700  1400  3100   600   200  8700 10300  6400   100
T Wind Dir             SW     W     W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd              0     1     6    14     8     9    10    16     8     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           09/17  Mon 09/18/17  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17
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          87      65    87      67    89      66    88      64    87
Temp          83 83   69 65 83 83   71 67 85 84   71 66 84 83   69 64 83 82
Dewpt         57 55   57 58 61 58   60 63 62 57   60 60 57 54   57 58 55 53
Min/Max RH       35      79    39      87    36      81    33      81    32
RH            41 39   65 78 47 43   68 87 46 39   69 81 40 37   66 81 38 36
PWind Dir         S      SE     S       S    SW       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
PoP 12hr         20      10    20      20    30       5    20      10    10

$$

TXZ031-151015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
237 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

Date           09/14/17      Fri 09/15/17            Sat 09/16/17            Sun
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          97          69          93          68
Temp          99 93 80 75 72 69 80 92 97 91 79 75 72 69 79 89 93 88 77 73 70 68
Dewpt         53 55 58 59 59 59 60 58 58 58 59 59 58 60 61 60 59 58 59 60 60 60
Max/Min RH                   71          28          73          32          75
RH            22 28 47 58 64 70 50 32 28 32 50 57 62 73 54 38 32 36 53 64 70 75
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      13  9  9  8  6  6 13 12 13 10  8  9  9  8 10 13 11 13  9  6  5  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      8 11  9 20 24 35 34 45 63 69 57 58 67 75 68 67 62 56 45 40 44 49
PoP 12hr                     10          20          20          20          10
QPF 12hr                      0        0.01           0        0.03           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5700  3000  3300  6100  3800   300  6500 10100  7000   200
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd             25    26    19    14     9    10     9    16     9     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           09/17  Mon 09/18/17  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17
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      69    92      70    93      70    93      69    91
Temp          88 87   74 69 88 88   74 70 89 88   75 70 89 88   74 69 87 87
Dewpt         59 58   60 61 61 61   63 63 65 62   63 62 60 59   60 62 59 60
Min/Max RH       32      76    35      78    37      77    32      78    34
RH            38 37   62 76 40 41   68 78 44 41   68 77 38 37   63 78 39 40
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S    SW       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10       5    20      20    30      10    20      10    10

$$

TXZ029-151015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
237 PM CDT Thu Sep 14 2017

Date           09/14/17      Fri 09/15/17            Sat 09/16/17            Sun
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                      64          91          63          89          63
Temp          94 88 75 70 67 64 75 86 91 85 73 69 66 63 74 85 89 84 73 68 65 63
Dewpt         50 52 55 56 55 56 56 54 53 52 55 56 58 57 60 55 56 55 57 57 57 57
Max/Min RH                   75          28          81          32          82
RH            23 29 50 61 66 75 52 33 28 32 53 64 77 81 62 36 33 37 58 67 74 81
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S SW  W SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      12  9  6  9  6  6  8 10 10  9  6  8  8  8  8  9 12 12  6  5  5  5
Clouds        FW SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     18 29 21 36 29 26 33 58 67 59 63 45 46 59 47 56 54 60 52 40 39 45
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.01        0.01        0.02           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              1300     0 10700 10300  3500   100 11500 11900  6300   100
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd              5     3    11    16     9    10    14    14     9     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           09/17  Mon 09/18/17  Tue 09/19/17  Wed 09/20/17  Thu 09/21/17
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          86      63    87      65    88      64    87      62    85
Temp          82 81   68 63 83 83   69 65 84 83   69 64 83 82   67 62 81 80
Dewpt         56 55   56 58 60 58   59 60 61 57   59 58 56 54   56 56 55 52
Min/Max RH       35      84    39      84    37      81    33      81    34
RH            41 40   66 84 46 43   69 84 46 41   71 81 40 38   68 81 41 38
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S    SW       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20      10    20      20    30       5    20      10    10

$$

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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