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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
302 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

TXZ024-142215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
302 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date             Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      53          30          59          35          63
Temp             31 35 48 53 44 38 35 33 30 36 52 59 50 43 40 38 35 40 57 63 52
Dewpt            18 21 24 22 25 26 27 22 20 20 20 20 22 20 22 22 24 23 23 21 25
Min/Max RH                   29          74          22          65          20
RH               59 57 39 29 47 63 74 66 66 53 28 22 33 39 48 53 64 50 27 20 34
Wind Dir          N  N NE  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd          6  9 11 11  6  6  6  8  6  5  8 10  6  9 13 13 13 13 19 20 14
Clouds           FW FW FW SC B1 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         7 14 14 35 59 72 41 20  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  4  9 11 21
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              4100  5400   300   300  3600  4800   200   200  2200  3200
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW    NW     W     W    SW    SW    SW     S
T Wind Spd             10    12     6     8     8    10     9    12    14    23
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


Date               Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            36    53      31    56      34    60      34    66
Temp          42   36 49 44 36   31 50 47 39   34 54 50 39   34 59 55
Dewpt         30   27 25 24 24   24 23 25 23   25 26 28 30   30 31 27
Max/Min RH         70    32      76    29      69    28      88    24
RH            64   70 39 44 63   75 34 41 53   69 34 42 70   85 35 33
PWind Dir          SW    NW      NW     W       W     N      SE    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   FW SC SC B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr            0     0      10     5       5     0       0     5

$$

TXZ026-142215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
302 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date             Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      54          28          59          32          63
Temp             32 36 49 54 44 37 33 31 28 34 52 59 48 41 38 35 32 38 56 63 52
Dewpt            20 22 24 24 26 28 28 22 21 21 19 20 21 21 22 23 23 24 24 23 25
Min/Max RH                   31          80          22          71          21
RH               61 56 37 31 49 70 80 69 74 59 27 22 33 44 53 61 68 57 29 21 35
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd          8 10 12 10  6  4  6  8  6  5  5  8  6  9 11  9  9 10 19 21 17
Clouds           FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC
Clouds(%)         9 17 19 35 56 64 37 16  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  5  9 14 27
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              4200  4500   100   200  2900  4200     0     0  2200  3900
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW    NW    NW    SW     S    SW     S     S
T Wind Spd             12    13     5    10     5     8     9     8    13    24
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


Date               Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            34    53      28    57      32    61      31    66
Temp          40   34 49 43 33   28 50 47 37   32 54 49 37   31 58 54
Dewpt         31   31 27 26 26   26 25 27 26   25 27 30 32   31 33 30
Max/Min RH         88    35      92    30      75    29     100    28
RH            70   88 43 50 74   91 37 45 63   74 35 47 81   99 39 40
PWind Dir           S    NW      NW     W      SW     N      SE    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12hr            5     0       5     5       5     0       0     5

$$

TXZ043-142215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
302 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date             Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      56          28          58          31          63
Temp             33 37 50 56 45 38 34 31 28 34 51 58 47 40 37 34 31 37 56 63 52
Dewpt            20 22 24 24 24 24 26 25 21 21 19 20 20 20 22 22 22 23 25 26 29
Min/Max RH                   29          78          23          72          24
RH               60 54 35 29 43 58 72 78 74 59 28 23 33 44 56 62 70 57 30 24 41
Wind Dir          N  N NE NE  N  N NW NW  N NW NW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd          8 11 13 13  6  4  4  5  6  4  4  5  5  6 10  8  8 11 18 19 13
Clouds           CL CL FW SC SC SC B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)         1  5 10 28 40 43 52 25  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  5 11 25 37 48
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     2     2     3     4     4     4     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              3300  4800   200   200  3100  4700   100   100  3200  4500
T Wind Dir             NE    NE     N    NW    NW     W    SW    SW    SW     S
T Wind Spd             17    18     6     9     8     8     9     9    17    25
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               Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            35    58      29    57      34    62      33    66
Temp          41   35 53 47 35   29 51 48 39   34 56 51 39   33 58 55
Dewpt         33   32 27 26 25   25 26 27 29   28 28 30 31   31 34 32
Max/Min RH         90    29      85    30      80    28      96    29
RH            75   90 37 44 66   84 37 44 67   80 35 44 73   92 40 42
PWind Dir           S    NW       N     W      SW     N       E    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
PoP 12hr            5     0       5    10       5     5       0     5

$$

TXZ035-142215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
302 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date             Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      54          24          55          28          61
Temp             29 34 48 54 42 34 30 27 24 30 48 55 44 37 34 31 28 34 53 61 49
Dewpt            16 20 22 21 22 23 24 22 19 20 21 19 19 20 21 21 22 22 22 21 24
Min/Max RH                   27          81          24          78          21
RH               58 57 35 27 44 63 77 80 80 66 34 24 36 49 59 66 77 60 29 21 37
Wind Dir         NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd          9 12 14 13  6  6  5  8  5  4  9 12  8 10 13 10 10 12 20 21 17
Clouds           CL CL FW SC SC B2 B1 SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC
Clouds(%)         1  5 10 34 43 72 57 29  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  4 11 15 26
PoP 12hr                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     2     2     2     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3100  5200   300   400  3200  4400   200   200  2000  3000
T Wind Dir             NE    NE     N     N    NW     W    SW    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             18    13     6     9     5    11    10    10    13    24
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO


Date               Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            31    52      26    53      29    58      30    62
Temp          37   31 47 42 31   26 47 44 34   29 51 47 36   30 55 51
Dewpt         28   25 23 22 23   20 21 23 22   22 24 26 26   27 28 26
Max/Min RH         78    31      78    29      77    28      88    26
RH            69   77 38 45 70   77 36 44 61   74 34 43 67   87 36 38
PWind Dir          SW    NW       N     W       W     N      SE    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   FW SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
PoP 12hr            0     0      10     5       5     0       0     5

$$

TXZ031-142215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
302 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date             Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      55          28          60          32          64
Temp             31 36 49 55 44 37 34 31 28 34 53 60 49 42 38 35 32 38 57 64 52
Dewpt            20 22 24 24 24 26 27 23 21 21 19 19 21 21 22 22 24 24 24 23 26
Min/Max RH                   30          78          20          71          21
RH               65 58 36 30 45 65 78 73 76 59 26 20 33 43 52 58 70 56 28 21 35
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd          6  9 12 11  5  4  5  8  6  4  5  8  6  9 12  9  9 12 19 21 16
Clouds           CL FW FW SC SC B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)         4 10 13 33 48 61 45 21  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  6 12 17 30
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     4     4     4     4     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              4100  5100   200   300  3100  4600   200   200  2800  4100
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW    NW    NW    SW     S    SW    SW     S
T Wind Spd             11    13     5    10     6     9     9     9    18    25
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


Date               Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            34    56      28    58      32    62      32    67
Temp          40   34 51 45 34   28 51 47 37   32 55 50 38   32 59 55
Dewpt         31   30 27 25 25   26 24 26 26   25 27 30 32   31 33 29
Max/Min RH         86    31      91    29      76    28     100    26
RH            69   85 39 46 70   90 35 43 64   75 34 46 79   99 38 37
PWind Dir           S    NW      NW     W      SW     N       E    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12hr            5     0       5     5       5     0       0     5

$$

TXZ029-142215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
302 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Date             Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      51          22          54          27          60
Temp             26 31 45 51 40 32 28 25 22 28 47 54 43 36 33 30 27 33 52 60 48
Dewpt            17 19 22 19 22 23 25 22 20 20 21 21 21 21 21 22 23 23 22 21 24
Min/Max RH                   28          92          27          85          22
RH               68 61 39 28 49 69 88 87 91 71 36 27 40 54 62 72 84 65 30 22 39
Wind Dir         NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd          8 10 13 12  6  5  5  5  4  4  9 12  6  8 12 10  9 13 19 21 16
Clouds           CL FW FW SC B1 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         4  9 10 36 55 72 50 25  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  3  8 10 18
PoP 12hr                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     2     2     2     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3700  5300   400   300  3400  4300   200   200  1700  2700
T Wind Dir             NE    NE     N     N     W     W    SW    SW    SW    SW
T Wind Spd             12    13     8     6     6    13    10    14    16    25
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


Date               Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            28    50      24    52      26    57      28    62
Temp          35   28 45 40 29   24 46 42 31   26 50 46 34   28 54 50
Dewpt         27   25 24 24 22   21 22 24 22   23 25 27 27   28 28 26
Max/Min RH         88    36      88    32      91    30     100    26
RH            73   87 43 53 73   87 39 49 68   87 37 48 75   99 36 38
PWind Dir          SW    NW       N     W       W     N       S    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12hr            0     0      10     5       5     0       0     5

$$

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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