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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
328 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

TXZ024-152215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
328 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date             Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17
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          34          60          36          53
Temp             30 35 50 56 47 41 39 36 34 39 54 60 51 44 41 39 36 39 49 53 45
Dewpt            25 24 22 22 23 23 22 22 23 23 21 21 25 29 32 31 30 25 24 23 25
Min/Max RH                   27          64          22          78          31
RH               83 65 34 27 38 47 51 56 63 52 27 22 36 55 70 74 77 56 37 31 45
Wind Dir         NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  N  N
Wind Spd          6  5  9 12  8 10 13 13 13 13 19 19 16 14 12 10 10 12 12  6  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW B1 B2 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)         1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  5  4 25 56 70 33 10 32 27 36 31 47
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     3     5     5     3
Mix Hgt              4500  5300   200   200  2100  2200  1500   600  2100  3000
T Wind Dir              W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW    NW     N
T Wind Spd              8    13    10    13    17    27    21    13    21     9
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               Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
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            33    57      35    60      35    65      43    58
Temp          37   33 51 48 40   35 54 50 40   35 58 56 48   43 54 45
Dewpt         25   29 32 32 29   29 29 30 28   29 28 27 30   26 23 18
Max/Min RH         89    38      78    31      78    24      53    23
RH            61   84 47 52 66   78 38 45 61   78 31 32 51   51 29 34
PWind Dir           N     W       W     N       S    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr           10    10       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ026-152215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
328 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date             Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17
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                      57          32          61          37          55
Temp             30 35 51 57 47 41 37 35 32 38 54 61 52 45 42 40 37 40 51 55 46
Dewpt            25 24 23 22 22 22 22 22 23 24 22 23 25 31 35 33 33 29 27 25 26
Min/Max RH                   25          71          23          84          31
RH               81 63 33 25 36 47 54 59 68 57 28 23 35 58 76 77 84 63 39 31 44
Wind Dir         NW  W  W SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  N
Wind Spd          5  4  6 11  8  9 10  9 10 11 18 20 18 17 12 11  9 10 12  8  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW B1 B2 B1 FW SC FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)         1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  6  5 23 60 82 60 20 35 25 31 19 41
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          10           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     3     3     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              3300  4900     0     0  1600  2300  2300  1400  2200  3000
T Wind Dir              W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW    NW     N
T Wind Spd              6    11     8     8    12    26    24    18    17    11
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
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            33    57      35    61      35    66      42    59
Temp          38   33 51 48 40   35 55 51 40   35 59 57 47   42 55 45
Dewpt         28   29 31 32 32   30 30 32 30   30 30 30 32   29 24 18
Max/Min RH         89    38      82    32      82    26      59    23
RH            68   84 45 53 74   81 38 48 66   81 33 36 56   59 30 33
PWind Dir           N     W      SW     N       S    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr            5     5       0     0       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ043-152215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
328 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date             Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17
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          59          37          61
Temp             29 34 50 56 45 38 34 31 28 34 52 59 50 44 42 39 37 42 55 61 50
Dewpt            24 23 23 21 21 21 22 23 23 24 23 28 29 34 36 35 34 33 30 29 30
Min/Max RH                   26          83          29          88          30
RH               81 64 36 26 38 50 60 71 79 66 32 30 44 68 80 83 87 70 37 30 44
Wind Dir         NW  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  W NE
Wind Spd          5  3  4  9  6  6  8  8  8 11 17 18 16 13 11 10 10 10  8  5  4
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW B1 B2 B2 SC FW SC FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)         1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  3 14 23 61 77 75 47 16 37 24 34 21 38
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     3     3     4     5     4
Mix Hgt              3400  4900   100   100  1000  3000  1400  1100  2300  2900
T Wind Dir              W     W    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW    NW     N
T Wind Spd              3     9     8     9    12    26    19    18    14     8
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               Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
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    59      37    63      35    66      42    64
Temp          40   34 53 50 42   37 57 52 41   35 59 57 47   42 59 48
Dewpt         28   28 32 32 30   30 30 31 30   29 32 32 34   33 27 23
Max/Min RH         81    36      74    30      80    28      71    22
RH            63   78 44 49 64   74 36 44 65   78 35 39 60   70 29 36
PWind Dir          NE     W       W     N      SE    SW      SW     W
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr           10     5       5     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ035-152215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
328 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date             Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17
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          28          57          33          55
Temp             24 30 46 53 43 37 33 31 28 34 50 57 48 41 38 36 33 37 50 55 46
Dewpt            23 22 22 21 21 21 22 22 21 22 21 22 24 28 31 28 27 23 24 24 26
Min/Max RH                   28          77          25          78          30
RH               95 73 38 28 41 53 63 70 74 61 31 25 39 59 75 73 78 56 36 30 44
Wind Dir         NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  W NE
Wind Spd          5  4  9 13  9 10 12 10 10 12 19 20 19 16 13 11 10  9  9  6  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 FW FW SC FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)         2  2  0  0  0  0  0  1  5  1 16 47 56 56 17  7 37 24 40 48 53
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain                                                                          S
Snow                                                                          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     3     3     3     4     3
Mix Hgt              3700  4700   100   100  2100  2200  1100   300  1700  2800
T Wind Dir              W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW    NW     N
T Wind Spd              5    14     9    10    14    24    17    11    13     5
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
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            33    56      31    59      31    64      37    58
Temp          38   33 51 46 36   31 53 48 37   31 56 53 43   37 53 44
Dewpt         27   30 32 29 27   25 27 26 27   24 27 26 29   26 22 18
Max/Min RH         91    38      80    29      77    24      63    23
RH            65   88 48 51 69   77 37 42 67   74 32 34 58   63 29 35
PWind Dir          NE     W       W     N       S    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 SC FW FW   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr           20    10       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-152215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
328 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date             Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17
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                      58          32          62          37          57
Temp             31 36 52 58 48 41 37 35 32 38 55 62 52 46 42 40 37 41 52 57 48
Dewpt            25 25 22 21 22 22 22 22 23 24 21 22 26 31 35 33 33 29 27 25 26
Min/Max RH                   23          69          21          84          29
RH               79 65 31 23 36 46 53 59 68 55 26 21 36 55 74 77 84 61 38 29 42
Wind Dir         NW  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N
Wind Spd          5  4  5 10  8  9 10 10 10 11 19 20 18 17 12 11  9 10 11  6  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 FW SC FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)         1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  7  8 30 64 79 57 17 36 24 32 19 42
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          10           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     3     3     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              4000  5400   200   200  2000  2400  2100  1400  2400  3000
T Wind Dir              W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW    NW     N
T Wind Spd              5    11     9     9    14    29    25    20    20    10
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
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    59      35    62      35    67      42    63
Temp          39   34 53 50 40   35 56 51 41   35 60 57 47   42 58 47
Dewpt         27   29 32 32 31   30 30 32 31   30 30 30 32   30 24 19
Max/Min RH         87    36      82    31      83    25      61    21
RH            63   83 44 50 70   81 37 47 68   82 32 35 56   60 27 32
PWind Dir           N     W      SW     N       S    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr           10     5       0     0       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ029-152215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
328 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

Date             Fri 12/15/17            Sat 12/16/17            Sun 12/17/17
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                      52          28          57          32          52
Temp             25 30 46 52 43 36 33 31 28 34 50 57 47 41 37 35 32 36 47 52 43
Dewpt            23 22 23 23 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 25 28 31 28 27 23 24 23 25
Min/Max RH                   31          78          25          81          32
RH               91 71 40 32 43 56 63 70 77 61 33 25 42 59 78 76 81 59 39 32 48
Wind Dir         NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N NE
Wind Spd          4  4 10 13  6  8 10 10 10 12 19 19 16 13 11 10  9  9 10  6  4
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL SC SC B1 FW CL SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)         2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  4 29 49 59 17  5 36 28 39 42 51
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain                                                                          S
Snow                                                                          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     3
Mix Hgt              3800  4600   200   200  2000  2200  1200   400  1700  2800
T Wind Dir              W    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S    SW     N     N
T Wind Spd              6    16    11    13    18    28    23    14    16     9
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               Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17  Thu 12/21/17
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            30    53      30    57      30    62      36    55
Temp          35   30 48 44 35   30 51 46 36   30 55 52 41   36 51 41
Dewpt         26   28 33 31 27   26 27 27 28   25 26 25 28   25 22 18
Max/Min RH         99    46      85    31      81    24      64    25
RH            70   91 56 60 73   84 39 46 73   80 33 35 58   63 32 40
PWind Dir          NE    SW       W     N       S    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 SC FW FW   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr           20    10       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

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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