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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
355 PM CDT Sat Oct 14 2017

TXZ024-151115-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
355 PM CDT Sat Oct 14 2017

Date           10/14/17      Sun 10/15/17            Mon 10/16/17            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                      47          64          37          69          45
Temp          90 83 74 59 53 47 51 59 64 59 48 44 41 37 51 63 69 63 52 49 47 46
Dewpt         62 61 61 42 37 36 35 32 31 32 32 32 32 31 31 32 30 36 36 36 34 35
Max/Min RH                   67          29          80          23          67
RH            40 48 66 52 55 67 54 36 29 36 55 63 69 80 47 31 23 37 55 62 59 67
Wind Dir      SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NW  W  W  W  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd      12  6  6 26 17 10 12 10  8  4  3  3  4  3  4  3  4  5  5  6  6  5
Clouds        SC B2 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     46 73 57 32 20  8  6  3  3  2  0  0  0  1  0  2  0  1  1  1  1  1
PoP 12hr                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.04           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C
TSTMS             C  C
Wind                 Y  Y  Y
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     4     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              2700  2800  3800  4400   200   100  3600  4500   100   100
T Wind Dir              W     N    NE     N    NW     W    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd             16    26    17     8     3     5     6     6     6     8
RFTI           0  0  0  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           10/17  Wed 10/18/17  Thu 10/19/17  Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17
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          77      51    80      52    77      56    79      58    79
Temp          72 67   57 52 78 71   61 52 73 70   60 56 75 72   62 58 75 72
Dewpt         39 42   40 41 46 47   46 46 50 51   51 52 57 56   56 56 57 56
Min/Max RH       26      67    31      83    41      90    47      93    45
RH            30 40   52 66 33 42   59 80 45 51   72 86 54 57   80 93 53 57
PWind Dir        SW       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW SC   FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     5       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ026-151115-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
355 PM CDT Sat Oct 14 2017

Date           10/14/17      Sun 10/15/17            Mon 10/16/17            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                      50          67          41          70          45
Temp          90 84 76 62 55 50 53 63 67 60 52 49 44 42 53 66 70 63 54 51 47 45
Dewpt         64 62 63 49 39 37 35 33 31 31 32 33 33 33 34 36 33 36 37 38 36 37
Max/Min RH                   65          26          73          25          73
RH            42 48 64 62 55 61 50 32 26 33 46 54 65 70 48 33 25 36 52 61 65 73
Wind Dir      SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NW  W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      13  6  5 27 21 13 13 11 10  5  4  3  4  3  4  4  5  4  6  6  4  4
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     39 69 74 62 36 10  7  4  4  3  1  0  0  1  0  1  0  1  0  0  1  1
PoP 12hr                     50           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.16           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C
TSTMS             C  C
Wind                 Y  Y  Y
LAL                     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     4     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              1400  2700  3600  4300   100   100  3600  4200     0     0
T Wind Dir             SE     N     N     N     N    NW     W     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             17    29    18    10     3     5     4     5     6     4
RFTI           0  0  0  4  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           10/17  Wed 10/18/17  Thu 10/19/17  Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17
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          77      51    79      53    77      57    80      60    81
Temp          72 67   58 51 75 75   63 53 73 71   61 57 76 74   64 60 77 74
Dewpt         41 41   41 41 47 47   46 46 51 51   51 54 59 56   56 57 58 56
Min/Max RH       26      68    33      80    40      93    45      90    44
RH            33 39   53 68 37 37   54 77 46 49   70 90 56 53   75 90 52 53
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ043-151115-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
355 PM CDT Sat Oct 14 2017

Date           10/14/17      Sun 10/15/17            Mon 10/16/17            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                      51          68          42          70          44
Temp          91 86 76 69 56 51 55 62 68 62 54 49 46 42 55 65 70 65 55 51 47 45
Dewpt         62 61 63 62 42 37 35 36 35 33 33 34 33 33 33 32 29 33 33 36 35 35
Max/Min RH                   78          29          70          22          70
RH            38 43 64 78 60 59 47 37 29 34 46 56 61 70 43 29 22 30 42 56 62 69
Wind Dir       S  S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NW NW NW NE SE SE  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      13  8  6 16 23 17 17 13 12  8  4  4  3  3  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4
Clouds        SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     27 43 58 84 71 58 37 17 12  7  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  0  0  0  1
PoP 12hr                     50           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.22           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  C  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  C
Wind                 Y  Y  Y
LAL                     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     2     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt               800  2600  3600  4400   100   100  3300  4000   100   100
T Wind Dir             SW     N    NE    NE     N    NW    NW    SE     S    SW
T Wind Spd             12    29    24    13     5     4     3     3     5     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           10/17  Wed 10/18/17  Thu 10/19/17  Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17
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          77      50    81      53    79      58    83      60    82
Temp          70 68   56 51 78 76   63 53 75 72   62 58 79 76   65 60 78 75
Dewpt         35 37   38 40 44 43   46 46 51 49   52 55 58 54   57 59 60 56
Min/Max RH       22      68    27      80    36      93    39      96    43
RH            28 33   51 67 31 31   54 77 43 44   71 90 49 47   76 96 54 52
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW SC FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-151115-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
355 PM CDT Sat Oct 14 2017

Date           10/14/17      Sun 10/15/17            Mon 10/16/17            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                      45          64          35          69          43
Temp          89 81 72 59 50 45 48 58 64 58 46 41 38 36 49 62 69 63 54 49 45 44
Dewpt         61 59 59 47 36 35 32 30 29 30 29 28 28 29 30 31 28 33 32 33 33 33
Max/Min RH                   68          27          78          21          67
RH            39 47 64 64 58 68 54 34 27 34 51 59 67 75 48 31 21 32 43 54 62 65
Wind Dir      SW  W  W  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE NE  N  W  W SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      13  9  5 27 21 14 16 13 10  5  5  4  4  3  4  4  5  6  6  8  6  5
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     48 66 72 53 33 12  8  5  5  3  1  0  1  1  1  2  0  1  1  1  0  1
PoP 12hr                     30           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.04           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C
TSTMS             C  C
Wind                 Y  Y  Y
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              2000  2100  3400  4000   200   100  3200  4100   100   100
T Wind Dir              W    NE    NE    NE    NE    NW     W    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd             14    31    20     9     4     4     5     5     6     6
RFTI           0  0  0  4  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           10/17  Wed 10/18/17  Thu 10/19/17  Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17
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          76      49    80      51    77      54    80      57    80
Temp          69 67   55 50 77 73   59 51 73 70   59 54 76 73   62 57 76 73
Dewpt         38 39   37 40 44 44   44 46 49 49   51 52 55 53   54 55 55 52
Min/Max RH       25      68    28      86    37      96    41      93    39
RH            32 36   51 68 31 35   57 83 43 47   75 93 48 49   75 93 48 48
PWind Dir        SW       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     5       5    10

$$

TXZ031-151115-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
355 PM CDT Sat Oct 14 2017

Date           10/14/17      Sun 10/15/17            Mon 10/16/17            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                      50          69          39          71          44
Temp          92 85 78 62 57 50 55 64 69 62 53 48 44 39 52 66 71 64 55 51 47 45
Dewpt         63 64 65 51 39 38 36 35 34 34 34 34 34 34 34 35 31 36 36 37 37 37
Max/Min RH                   69          27          81          23          75
RH            38 49 66 67 52 62 50 34 27 34 48 59 69 81 50 32 23 36 49 60 67 74
Wind Dir      SW  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NW  W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd      13  5  6 27 21 14 13 12 11  5  4  3  3  3  4  3  4  4  6  5  4  4
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B2 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     39 61 75 70 42 14  9  5  4  3  1  0  0  1  0  1  1  1  0  0  1  1
PoP 12hr                     50           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.17           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  S  S
TSTMS             C  C  S  S
Wind                 Y  Y  Y
LAL                     4     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     2     4     4     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              2700  3100  3800  4400   200   200  3700  4400   200   100
T Wind Dir             SE     N     N     N     N    NW    SW     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd             21    33    19    10     3     5     4     5     8     5
RFTI           0  0  0  4  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           10/17  Wed 10/18/17  Thu 10/19/17  Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17
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          78      51    80      54    78      58    81      59    82
Temp          73 67   58 51 77 74   64 54 74 72   62 58 77 74   63 59 78 75
Dewpt         40 41   41 41 46 46   46 47 51 51   51 54 58 56   57 57 58 56
Min/Max RH       25      68    30      81    39      92    44      92    43
RH            31 39   53 68 33 37   53 78 44 49   69 88 52 53   80 92 50 52
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW SC SC   FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ029-151115-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
355 PM CDT Sat Oct 14 2017

Date           10/14/17      Sun 10/15/17            Mon 10/16/17            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                      44          62          33          68          40
Temp          86 78 69 56 50 44 47 57 62 56 45 41 36 34 49 62 68 61 50 46 43 41
Dewpt         61 58 60 41 36 35 32 29 28 29 29 30 29 29 30 31 27 33 33 34 34 34
Max/Min RH                   73          27          85          21          79
RH            43 50 73 57 58 70 56 34 27 35 53 65 75 82 48 31 21 35 52 63 70 76
Wind Dir      SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE NE NW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      12  6  6 27 18 12 13 10  8  4  4  3  3  3  4  5  6  5  6  6  5  4
Clouds        B1 B2 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     63 70 50 24 16  7  5  3  3  2  0  0  0  1  1  1  0  1  1  1  1  1
PoP 12hr                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S
TSTMS             S  S
Wind                 Y  Y  Y
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              2400  2300  3600  4200   200   100  3300  4200   100   100
T Wind Dir             NW     N    NE    NE     N    NW    SW    SW     S    SW
T Wind Spd             16    27    18     6     3     4     6     8     8     8
RFTI           0  0  0  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           10/17  Wed 10/18/17  Thu 10/19/17  Fri 10/20/17  Sat 10/21/17
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          76      48    78      50    76      53    77      55    78
Temp          70 66   55 49 75 71   59 50 72 69   58 53 73 70   59 55 74 71
Dewpt         39 40   39 40 45 45   45 45 49 50   51 51 55 54   54 54 55 53
Min/Max RH       25      74    31      86    40      96    47      96    43
RH            32 38   55 71 34 39   60 83 44 51   77 93 53 57   83 96 51 53
PWind Dir        SW       S    SW       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     0       0     5       5    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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