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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
231 PM CDT Sun Oct 13 2019

TXZ024-141115-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
231 PM CDT Sun Oct 13 2019

Date           10/13/19      Mon 10/14/19            Tue 10/15/19            Wed
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                      54          86          58          73          42
Temp          82 74 63 58 55 54 66 83 86 77 67 64 61 58 66 71 73 65 54 50 45 42
Dewpt         40 42 42 41 43 44 47 46 45 51 54 53 52 48 43 42 40 38 37 36 34 34
Max/Min RH                   69          23          73          30          73
RH            22 32 48 53 65 68 50 27 24 41 64 68 71 69 44 35 30 38 51 58 66 73
Wind Dir      SW  E  S  W  W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N NE NE  N  N
Wind Spd       4  4  4  4  5  6  6  8 11  8  9 10 10 10 14 16 14 11  6  5  4  4
Clouds        CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW CL CL
Clouds(%)      4  2  1  6 24  7 13 27 35 38 12 37 22 22 12 12  1  3  1  7  1  4
PoP 12hr                      0           0          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines            2     2     3     2     2     4     3     3     4     4     4
Mix Hgt        3900     0     0  9500 11000   100   100  2400  3500   100     0
T Wind Dir       SW    NE     W     W    SW     S     W    NW     N     N    NW
T Wind Spd        4     3     5     8    12    10    10    18    21     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


Date           10/16  Thu 10/17/19  Fri 10/18/19  Sat 10/19/19  Sun 10/20/19
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          71      48    81      58    86      54    81      56    82
Temp          64 65   51 49 75 73   61 59 80 78   62 54 74 73   60 56 78 74
Dewpt         33 36   35 37 44 45   50 53 49 45   42 41 42 44   46 50 49 41
Min/Max RH       25      64    27      82    24      63    26      79    27
RH            31 34   54 64 34 37   68 80 34 31   46 61 32 35   61 79 37 30
PWind Dir         S       S    SW       S    SW       W     E       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   CL CL FW CL   CL CL CL FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     0       0     0       0     0      10    20

$$

TXZ026-141115-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
231 PM CDT Sun Oct 13 2019

Date           10/13/19      Mon 10/14/19            Tue 10/15/19            Wed
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                      54          87          57          76          42
Temp          81 74 65 60 56 54 64 81 87 77 69 64 61 57 65 74 75 66 56 51 46 42
Dewpt         40 40 41 44 44 45 47 46 51 56 58 56 56 54 48 45 43 41 37 36 35 34
Max/Min RH                   71          28          93          32          73
RH            23 29 41 55 64 71 54 29 29 48 68 75 84 90 54 35 32 40 49 56 65 73
Wind Dir      SW SE  E SE SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd       4  5  6  5  4  4  4  5 13 11 11  8  6  8 13 16 18 13  9  9  4  5
Clouds        CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW SC FW SC FW SC FW FW CL CL CL FW CL FW
Clouds(%)      3  0  0  3 12 10 11 37 23 36 20 38 24 29 17 13  1  4  1  8  1  6
PoP 12hr                      0           0          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines            2     2     2     2     2     4     3     4     4     3     4
Mix Hgt        3200     0     0  1500  9300   200   100  2600  3600   100     0
T Wind Dir        S     E     E     W     S     S    SW    NW     N     N     N
T Wind Spd        4     5     2     3    13    12     5    14    25     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


Date           10/16  Thu 10/17/19  Fri 10/18/19  Sat 10/19/19  Sun 10/20/19
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          71      45    81      57    88      55    82      56    83
Temp          64 64   51 45 75 73   60 57 82 79   64 55 76 75   61 56 78 75
Dewpt         33 35   35 36 44 45   48 54 52 48   45 46 46 46   49 52 55 47
Min/Max RH       26      70    27      90    25      72    28      86    32
RH            31 34   54 70 33 37   64 90 35 34   50 72 34 36   65 86 45 37
PWind Dir        SE       S     S       S    SW      NW     E       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   CL CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     0       5     0       5     0      10    20

$$

TXZ043-141115-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
231 PM CDT Sun Oct 13 2019

Date           10/13/19      Mon 10/14/19            Tue 10/15/19            Wed
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                      59          86          61          84          46
Temp          84 78 69 65 62 59 71 84 86 79 71 68 65 61 72 83 82 73 63 57 51 46
Dewpt         44 42 43 44 46 49 53 56 57 59 61 59 58 57 56 49 46 44 41 36 35 33
Max/Min RH                   68          36          87          27          61
RH            24 28 40 47 56 68 53 39 38 51 71 72 78 87 57 31 27 35 44 46 54 60
Wind Dir      SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N NE  N NE
Wind Spd       6  5  6  5  5  4  6 12 12 11  9  8  6  6  9 11 14 13 12 10  8  6
Clouds        FW CL CL FW FW FW FW B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW CL FW CL FW
Clouds(%)      9  4  2 21 13  6 17 51 58 42 55 52 37 46 32 36 18  6  1  6  2 11
PoP 12hr                      0          10          20          20          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.01           0
Rain SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     2     2     2     1     1     1
Haines            2     3     3     2     2     4     4     2     2     3     4
Mix Hgt        4400     0     0  3600  7200   400   100  1800  3400  1600   100
T Wind Dir        S     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW     W     N    NE     N
T Wind Spd        6     6     6    12    18    11     6     8    23    14     6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           10/16  Thu 10/17/19  Fri 10/18/19  Sat 10/19/19  Sun 10/20/19
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          74      46    84      58    91      58    87      60    88
Temp          68 68   52 46 78 77   64 59 86 85   67 58 82 80   64 61 83 79
Dewpt         31 34   34 35 43 46   49 53 54 49   50 47 48 47   51 56 56 49
Min/Max RH       22      65    25      82    25      67    25      86    28
RH            25 28   50 65 29 33   58 80 34 29   53 67 30 31   63 86 40 35
PWind Dir         E       S     S       S    SW      SW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW FW SC
PoP 12hr          5       5     5       5     0       5     0       5    10

$$

TXZ035-141115-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
231 PM CDT Sun Oct 13 2019

Date           10/13/19      Mon 10/14/19            Tue 10/15/19            Wed
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                      53          83          56          75          42
Temp          82 76 64 58 54 53 65 79 83 75 67 63 59 56 65 73 74 66 56 50 45 42
Dewpt         40 37 37 40 39 44 45 46 49 51 54 53 54 52 48 43 42 41 39 36 35 34
Max/Min RH                   71          29          90          31          73
RH            22 24 37 51 57 71 48 31 31 43 63 70 83 86 54 34 32 40 53 58 68 73
Wind Dir       W SW  S SW SW  W  W SW SW  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd       8  4  4  5  5  5  5  6 10  9  8  9  8  6 10 12 13 11  9  8  5  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      7 15 10 17 20 24 28 41 56 48 31 41 30 30 26 20  3  3  1  2  1  3
PoP 12hr                      0           5          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines            2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2     3     4
Mix Hgt        9300     0     0  2200  5200   100     0  3200  3500   100   100
T Wind Dir        W     S    SW     W    SW    SW     W    NW     N    NE    NE
T Wind Spd        9     5     5     5     9     8     4    11    18     9     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           10/16  Thu 10/17/19  Fri 10/18/19  Sat 10/19/19  Sun 10/20/19
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          69      46    79      55    85      52    81      55    81
Temp          63 65   50 47 72 73   59 56 80 77   60 52 75 75   59 55 77 74
Dewpt         33 36   36 38 46 46   51 54 50 44   41 43 43 42   46 52 47 39
Min/Max RH       28      71    29      96    25      71    25      90    26
RH            32 34   58 71 39 38   75 93 35 31   49 71 32 31   62 90 35 28
PWind Dir        SE       S    SW       S    SW       W    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     0       0     0       0     0       5    10

$$

TXZ031-141115-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
231 PM CDT Sun Oct 13 2019

Date           10/13/19      Mon 10/14/19            Tue 10/15/19            Wed
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                      54          88          59          78          44
Temp          84 78 66 60 56 54 66 83 88 80 70 65 63 59 69 77 77 69 59 53 48 44
Dewpt         40 41 43 45 44 45 47 50 53 56 60 56 56 54 48 45 43 41 38 36 35 34
Max/Min RH                   71          30          87          30          69
RH            21 28 43 58 63 71 51 32 30 45 69 74 80 83 49 32 30 36 45 52 61 69
Wind Dir       S  E SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd       4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5 13 11 11  9  8  6 12 14 17 13  9  8  5  4
Clouds        CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC FW SC FW FW CL CL CL FW CL FW
Clouds(%)      2  1  1  7  7 11  7 35 42 30 23 41 25 32 18 16  2  4  1  6  1  8
PoP 12hr                      0           5          10          10           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines            2     2     2     2     2     4     3     3     4     4     4
Mix Hgt        3500     0     0  3700  8200   200   100  2600  3600   100     0
T Wind Dir        S    SE    SW    SW     S     S    SW    NW     N     N     N
T Wind Spd        5     4     3     4    14    12     8    13    23     8     6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           10/16  Thu 10/17/19  Fri 10/18/19  Sat 10/19/19  Sun 10/20/19
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          72      47    83      58    90      56    84      58    86
Temp          66 67   52 47 77 75   63 59 83 81   65 56 79 77   63 58 81 78
Dewpt         32 34   35 36 44 45   49 54 52 47   45 46 46 46   49 53 54 47
Min/Max RH       24      65    26      85    24      69    26      83    30
RH            29 30   53 65 31 34   60 85 34 31   48 69 31 34   61 82 40 34
PWind Dir         E       S     S       S    SW       W    NE       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   CL CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     0       5     0       5     0       5    20

$$

TXZ029-141115-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
231 PM CDT Sun Oct 13 2019

Date           10/13/19      Mon 10/14/19            Tue 10/15/19            Wed
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          83          52          71          39
Temp          81 74 60 55 51 50 64 78 83 76 63 61 56 52 61 69 70 63 52 47 42 40
Dewpt         38 34 39 41 40 41 44 42 43 46 50 51 51 48 43 40 40 38 38 36 34 34
Max/Min RH                   74          24          89          32          82
RH            21 23 46 59 66 71 48 28 24 34 62 70 83 86 51 35 33 39 59 65 73 79
Wind Dir       W SW  S SW  W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW  W  W NW  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd       8  4  5  4  4  4  5  8 11  5  8  9  8  8 12 13 14 11  8  6  4  4
Clouds        CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      2  0  1  7 10  3 11 19 41 42 18 36 19 20  7 11  1  3  1  3  1  3
PoP 12hr                      0           5          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines            2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2     3     4     4
Mix Hgt        9300     0     0  8500  9700     0     0  2100  2800   100     0
T Wind Dir        W     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     W    NW    NE    NE     N
T Wind Spd       10     4     5     8    13     9     9    13    20     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


Date           10/16  Thu 10/17/19  Fri 10/18/19  Sat 10/19/19  Sun 10/20/19
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          69      45    78      53    83      50    79      52    78
Temp          62 64   49 46 72 71   57 54 78 75   58 50 75 72   57 53 73 70
Dewpt         33 36   36 39 44 44   51 52 48 42   40 40 41 41   45 49 45 39
Min/Max RH       28      76    30      96    25      68    26      86    27
RH            33 35   61 76 37 38   80 93 35 31   51 68 29 33   64 86 37 32
PWind Dir         S      SW    SW       S     W       W    SE       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     0       0     0       0     0       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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