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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
309 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

TXZ024-232230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
309 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Date             Wed 08/23/17            Thu 08/24/17            Fri 08/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      82          66          82          66          82
Temp          70 68 74 80 82 80 72 70 68 66 73 80 82 80 72 70 68 66 73 80 82 80
Dewpt         68 66 68 69 70 69 68 67 67 66 68 68 68 67 66 66 67 66 67 69 70 67
Min/Max RH                   68         100          62          99          65
RH            92 93 81 71 68 71 87 93 99100 82 66 63 65 80 89 96 99 81 69 68 66
Wind Dir       N NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       4  4  5  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  5  8  9  5  8  4  4  5  8  8  9
Clouds        B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     83 89 88 81 75 57 56 63 72 72 72 63 64 71 82 84 91 90 89 84 77 82
PoP 12hr                     30          20          30          40          40
QPF 12hr                   0.04           0        0.13        0.26        0.38
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C              C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C              C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     3     1     1     3     3     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     2     3     2     2     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4400  6000  3000  1100  5700  6400  3100  1100  4600  4600
T Wind Dir              E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             10     9     9     3     6    11    10     6     5     9
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          Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17  Mon 08/28/17  Tue 08/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          66    84      66    85      66    86      65    85
Temp          70 66 81 81   70 66 82 82   70 66 83 83   70 65 82 82
Dewpt         66 65 68 65   66 65 67 64   64 64 64 61   62 62 62 61
Max/Min RH       97    54      97    50      93    44      90    45
RH            88 97 63 57   86 97 59 53   81 93 52 47   77 90 51 49
PWind Dir        SE     E       E    NE      SE    NE       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         40    30      10    20       5    10       5    10

$$

TXZ026-232230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
309 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Date             Wed 08/23/17            Thu 08/24/17            Fri 08/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      83          68          85          68          82
Temp          70 68 75 81 83 81 74 71 70 68 76 83 85 83 75 72 70 68 74 80 82 80
Dewpt         69 68 69 70 71 70 69 68 68 66 67 68 68 67 67 67 66 66 66 68 68 67
Min/Max RH                   66          97          56          93          62
RH            95100 82 70 67 70 84 89 95 93 74 61 57 59 77 85 88 93 75 67 63 65
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       5  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  5  9  9  8  8  5  5  8  8  9  8
Clouds        B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     86 95 91 82 72 58 54 50 56 65 65 63 73 66 77 80 90 87 84 84 80 80
PoP 12hr                     30          20          20          30          40
QPF 12hr                   0.07           0        0.13        0.15        0.24
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     3     2     2     3     3     3     3     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4300  5400  3800  2100  5900  6300  4000  1500  3200  2900
T Wind Dir             NE     E    SE    SE    SE     E    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             12    10     9     5     9    12    14     9    11    11
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          Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17  Mon 08/28/17  Tue 08/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          68    84      68    86      67    87      67    86
Temp          71 68 82 82   72 68 83 83   71 67 84 84   71 67 83 83
Dewpt         66 66 67 66   68 66 66 64   65 64 65 62   63 63 63 61
Max/Min RH       93    55      93    49      90    45      87    44
RH            84 93 61 59   89 93 56 52   81 90 53 47   75 87 50 47
PWind Dir        SE     E       E    NE       E    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         30    30      10    20      10    10       5    10

$$

TXZ043-232230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
309 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Date             Wed 08/23/17            Thu 08/24/17            Fri 08/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      85          67          85          68          85
Temp          73 70 77 83 85 82 74 71 69 67 75 82 85 83 75 72 70 68 76 83 85 83
Dewpt         67 67 68 68 68 68 68 68 68 67 68 67 66 66 66 66 67 66 67 67 66 67
Min/Max RH                   57         100          53          94          54
RH            83 89 74 61 57 62 81 90 97100 78 60 53 58 75 83 92 94 75 60 54 60
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  E SE  E  E  E
Wind Spd       5  4  4  5  6  8  5  4  4  4  4  4  8  9  6  6  4  4  6  5  8  9
Clouds        OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     88 91 81 86 82 69 63 66 72 75 71 68 74 69 72 71 83 81 84 77 66 71
PoP 12hr                     40          20          40          30          40
QPF 12hr                   0.08        0.02        0.15        0.10        0.18
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     3     3     4     4     3     3     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4400  5200  3700   900  4800  6300  4200  1500  2000  4000
T Wind Dir             NE    NE     E     E     E     E    SE     S    SE     E
T Wind Spd              8     6     9     3     5    10    12     9     8     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          Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17  Mon 08/28/17  Tue 08/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          68    85      67    87      67    89      67    88
Temp          72 68 83 82   71 67 84 84   71 67 86 86   72 67 85 85
Dewpt         66 65 66 66   66 65 66 63   65 64 63 61   63 62 60 60
Max/Min RH       91    53      93    48      90    40      85    39
RH            82 91 58 58   85 93 55 50   81 90 47 44   74 85 43 42
PWind Dir         E     E      NE    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr         20    30      10    20       5    10       5    10

$$

TXZ035-232230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
309 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Date             Wed 08/23/17            Thu 08/24/17            Fri 08/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      80          66          80          66          82
Temp          69 67 73 78 80 78 72 69 67 66 72 78 80 78 72 69 67 66 73 80 82 80
Dewpt         66 65 67 67 68 67 68 67 67 65 66 65 66 65 65 65 64 64 66 66 67 66
Min/Max RH                   65          99          62          93          60
RH            90 93 82 69 67 69 88 93 99 97 80 64 62 64 80 87 89 93 78 63 61 63
Wind Dir      NE  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       4  4  8  8  8  8  6  5  5  4  6  5  8  9  8  8  5  5  6  8  8  9
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     87 85 80 77 73 58 52 54 71 72 66 62 66 70 81 80 88 85 79 72 69 72
PoP 12hr                     30          20          30          40          40
QPF 12hr                   0.06        0.06        0.13        0.31        0.25
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     2     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3000  5800  3100  1500  4200  6900  2900  1400  5500  5800
T Wind Dir             NE     E     E     E     E     E     E    SE    SW     E
T Wind Spd              9     9     6     6     4     8     6     5     2     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          Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17  Mon 08/28/17  Tue 08/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          65    82      64    84      63    84      64    85
Temp          69 65 80 79   68 64 81 81   68 63 81 81   68 64 82 82
Dewpt         65 64 66 64   64 63 64 62   63 62 62 60   61 60 60 59
Max/Min RH       97    56      97    49      97    46      87    41
RH            88 97 63 59   87 97 56 52   85 97 52 49   77 87 47 45
PWind Dir        SE     E       E    NE      NE    NE      SE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         30    30      10    20      10    10       5    10

$$

TXZ031-232230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
309 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Date             Wed 08/23/17            Thu 08/24/17            Fri 08/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      83          68          85          68          84
Temp          72 69 75 81 83 81 74 71 70 68 76 83 85 83 75 72 70 68 75 82 84 82
Dewpt         68 68 69 70 70 69 68 69 68 67 68 68 67 67 66 66 66 66 66 67 67 67
Min/Max RH                   64          99          55          93          57
RH            90 96 80 69 65 67 83 93 97 99 78 62 55 58 75 82 87 93 73 62 57 61
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       4  4  5  6  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  5  8  9  8  6  4  4  8  8  8  8
Clouds        OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     88 95 91 84 75 64 58 56 65 70 66 64 75 71 79 80 90 87 83 83 77 80
PoP 12hr                     40          20          30          30          40
QPF 12hr                   0.08           0        0.16        0.16        0.24
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     4     4     2     2     3     3     3     3     4     4
Haines                  2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4200  4900  3100  1500  6000  6400  3500  1600  3000  2800
T Wind Dir             NE     E    SE    SE    SE     E    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             11    10     8     3     8    13    14     9    10    10
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          Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17  Mon 08/28/17  Tue 08/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          68    86      68    87      67    89      67    87
Temp          72 68 83 83   72 68 84 84   71 67 86 86   72 67 84 84
Dewpt         66 66 67 65   67 66 66 64   65 64 63 62   63 63 62 60
Max/Min RH       93    51      94    48      90    42      87    41
RH            84 93 58 54   85 94 54 51   80 90 47 46   74 87 47 44
PWind Dir        SE     E       E    NE       E    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr         30    30      10    20       5    10       5    10

$$

TXZ029-232230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
309 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Date             Wed 08/23/17            Thu 08/24/17            Fri 08/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      79          64          80          64          80
Temp          68 66 72 77 79 77 70 67 66 64 71 78 80 78 70 68 66 64 71 78 80 78
Dewpt         65 65 67 68 68 68 68 66 65 64 66 66 65 65 66 65 65 64 67 67 66 66
Min/Max RH                   68         100          60         100          62
RH            90 97 84 73 69 74 93 96 98100 83 67 60 65 86 92 98100 86 70 62 67
Wind Dir      NE  N NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       4  4  5  6  8  6  5  4  4  4  5  5  8  8  6  6  4  4  6  8  8  8
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)     82 84 82 73 72 52 48 63 70 70 71 68 66 79 80 85 91 87 86 78 78 72
PoP 12hr                     30          20          30          50          40
QPF 12hr                   0.04        0.09        0.16        0.33        0.30
Rain SHWRS     S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     3     2     2     3     3     4     4     4     4
Haines                  2     3     3     3     2     3     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4400  6100  3400  1000  4700  6400  3500  1000  5000  5400
T Wind Dir             NE     E    SE    SE    SE     E    SE    SE    SE     E
T Wind Spd             10     9     5     5     4     8     9     5     2     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          Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17  Mon 08/28/17  Tue 08/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          64    81      63    82      63    83      62    83
Temp          68 64 79 78   67 63 79 79   67 63 80 80   67 62 80 80
Dewpt         64 63 66 64   64 63 65 63   63 62 62 61   61 60 61 61
Max/Min RH       97    58     100    54      97    47      93    47
RH            88 97 65 61   90100 62 57   86 97 54 52   82 93 52 52
PWind Dir        SE    SE       E    NE       E    NE      SE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         40    30      10    20      10    10       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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