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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
317 PM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

TXZ024-241030-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
317 PM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE           04/23/16      SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            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                      59          86          55          88          57
TEMP          81 80 72 67 64 61 70 80 85 83 72 66 61 57 68 81 87 85 73 67 62 59
DEWPT         47 49 52 54 54 54 50 41 34 31 36 37 38 36 36 36 31 32 34 36 37 40
MAX/MIN RH                   77          15          45          13          49
RH            30 34 51 62 70 77 51 25 16 15 27 34 43 45 30 20 13 15 24 32 39 49
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW  W SW  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD      18 19 18 17 16 11 14 18 21 17  8  9  9 10  9  5  9 10  8 10  9 10
CLOUDS        FW SC SC B1 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     19 36 49 55 63 43 18  3  2  2  3  3  3  2  3  3  3  2  7 11  9  7
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3100   500  8000 10900  6200   100  8400 13200  7700   100
T WIND DIR              S     S    SW    SW     W     W     W    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             21    16    21    26     9     8    11    17    11     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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            85      53      81      49      77      56      75      54      76
TEMP          78 82 63 55 74 78 59 51 71 75 63 57 71 73 61 56 71 74
DEWPT         29 29 23 29 29 26 34 37 41 44 55 54 57 53 54 47 41 40
MIN/MAX RH
RH            16 14 21 36 19 15 38 58 34 33 75 90 62 50 77 73 34 29
PWIND DIR          SW       W       W       S       E      SE      SE       S       W
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5      10      40      50      50      20

$$

TXZ026-241030-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
317 PM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE           04/23/16      SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            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                      60          89          57          89          59
TEMP          82 81 73 68 65 62 71 82 88 86 74 68 63 59 69 82 88 86 75 69 64 61
DEWPT         49 50 53 53 54 55 56 54 46 42 45 47 48 44 41 40 37 39 42 43 45 45
MAX/MIN RH                   78          21          58          16          56
RH            32 34 49 59 68 78 59 38 23 21 35 47 58 57 36 22 16 19 31 39 50 56
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW  W NW  W SW  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD      17 16 16 14 13 13 19 18 23 19 11 12  9  9  9  6  9 10  9 10  9  8
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC B1 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     15 23 39 45 63 71 39  9  5  2  4  5  3  1  2  2  2  2  4  6 12 18
POP 12HR                      5          10           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3300   200  4900 11500  7200     0  5400 11300  7300     0
T WIND DIR              S     S    SW    SW     S    SW     W    SW     S    SW
T WIND SPD             17    13    17    24     9     5     6    13    10     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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            88      55      82      51      77      58      75      58      77
TEMP          81 85 65 57 76 79 61 53 72 75 64 59 71 73 64 59 72 75
DEWPT         37 35 33 31 31 30 36 38 44 49 56 56 61 59 60 55 46 44
MIN/MAX RH
RH            21 17 30 37 19 17 39 57 37 40 75 90 71 62 87 87 39 33
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W       S       E      SE      SE       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10       5       5      10      40      50      50      20

$$

TXZ043-241030-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
317 PM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE           04/23/16      SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            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                      60          87          60          90          62
TEMP          82 81 72 68 65 62 70 81 86 85 75 69 65 62 72 83 89 88 77 71 67 64
DEWPT         50 53 54 54 55 55 57 57 50 45 51 50 54 53 53 43 35 38 43 45 53 51
MAX/MIN RH                   78          25          73          15          64
RH            33 39 53 62 70 78 62 43 29 25 43 51 67 73 51 24 15 17 30 39 61 64
WIND DIR       S SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD      13 13 11 10 12 12 17 13 18 13 10 11 11 10 10 10 13 12  8  9  8  9
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     19 29 39 43 48 56 43 16  9  4  4  2  4  6  4  2  3  4  6  7 14 20
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3900   300  4200 10800  7000   200  6300 11400  6300   200
T WIND DIR              S     S    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW
T WIND SPD             16    13    18    23    11    12    16    27    11     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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            88      55      82      53      81      61      77      58      79
TEMP          82 85 65 57 76 79 62 55 75 79 67 62 73 75 65 60 74 77
DEWPT         42 39 40 31 33 30 35 39 50 55 60 60 62 60 60 53 44 45
MIN/MAX RH
RH            24 20 40 37 21 17 36 55 41 43 78 92 68 60 85 78 34 32
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W      SW       E      SE      SE       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      20       5       5      20      50      50      50      20

$$

TXZ035-241030-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
317 PM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE           04/23/16      SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            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                      59          86          53          88          56
TEMP          82 81 72 67 64 61 69 79 85 83 71 64 59 56 67 80 87 85 73 66 61 58
DEWPT         47 48 50 53 54 54 49 37 29 25 29 32 36 36 34 30 27 26 30 34 35 37
MAX/MIN RH                   78          12          47          11          45
RH            29 32 46 61 70 78 49 22 13 12 21 30 42 47 29 16 11 12 20 30 38 45
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD      18 19 19 19 18 12 16 17 21 19  9  9  8  9  9 10 16 16 10 10  9 10
CLOUDS        SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     43 50 57 52 57 43 14  1  6  2  2  1  1  1  2  2  3  4 10 16 11  6
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              4500   600  6800 10000  5900   100  8100 12700  7100   100
T WIND DIR              S     S    SW    SW    SW     W     W    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             23    20    18    26     8     6     9    24    10     6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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            84      51      80      50      80      57      79      54      77
TEMP          77 81 61 53 73 77 60 52 74 78 64 59 74 77 62 56 72 75
DEWPT         29 25 23 26 25 20 26 31 41 43 55 56 51 42 48 44 36 34
MIN/MAX RH
RH            17 13 23 35 17 12 27 44 30 29 73 90 44 29 60 64 27 22
PWIND DIR          SW       W       W       S       E      SE       S       S       W
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5      20      40      50      40      10

$$

TXZ031-241030-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
317 PM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE           04/23/16      SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            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                      60          89          57          91          59
TEMP          83 82 73 68 65 62 71 82 88 86 74 68 63 59 70 83 90 88 76 69 64 61
DEWPT         49 51 53 54 55 55 56 54 47 43 46 46 48 45 43 40 38 39 42 42 46 46
MAX/MIN RH                   79          22          60          16          58
RH            32 35 49 61 70 79 59 39 24 22 36 45 57 60 38 22 17 18 31 37 52 58
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W SW  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD      17 14 16 14 13 12 18 17 23 19 10 10 10  9  8  5 10 10  9 10 10  9
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     16 25 40 45 61 66 39  8  5  2  4  4  2  1  2  2  2  2  4  6 12 18
POP 12HR                      5          10           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3500   400  5100 11300  7000   100  5300 11100  7000   100
T WIND DIR              S     S    SW    SW     S    SW     W    SW     S    SW
T WIND SPD             18    13    18    25     9     6     8    17    11    10
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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            88      55      83      52      78      59      77      58      79
TEMP          81 85 65 57 76 80 62 54 73 76 65 60 73 75 65 60 74 77
DEWPT         37 36 33 30 30 30 36 38 45 51 58 57 62 59 60 55 45 45
MIN/MAX RH
RH            20 17 30 36 18 16 39 56 38 41 78 90 70 59 86 86 36 33
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W       S       E      SE      SE       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5      10      50      50      50      20

$$

TXZ029-241030-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
317 PM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE           04/23/16      SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            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                      56          83          50          86          54
TEMP          80 79 69 65 61 58 66 76 82 80 68 61 56 53 64 78 85 83 71 64 59 56
DEWPT         45 47 51 53 53 52 47 35 28 24 30 31 34 33 34 30 27 27 29 33 35 36
MAX/MIN RH                   80          13          46          12          47
RH            29 32 53 65 75 80 50 22 14 13 24 32 43 46 32 17 12 13 21 31 40 47
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  W SW SW  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD      18 19 19 18 16 11 16 18 21 18  8  6  6  8  8  8 12 12  9  9  8  8
CLOUDS        FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     23 45 52 52 54 30 10  1  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  3  3  3  9 15 10  6
POP 12HR                     10           5           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              4000   600  7100  9500  5600   100  9100 12700  7400   100
T WIND DIR              S    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             25    23    19    26     9     6    10    21    11     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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            82      49      78      47      76      54      75      51      74
TEMP          75 79 59 51 71 75 57 49 70 74 61 56 70 73 59 53 69 72
DEWPT         27 24 24 27 27 22 30 32 39 43 53 53 53 46 49 43 37 36
MIN/MAX RH
RH            17 13 26 39 19 14 35 52 32 33 75 90 55 38 69 69 31 27
PWIND DIR          SW       W       W       S       E      SE       S       S       W
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5      10      40      50      40      20

$$

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 INDX...........................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 FOR ACCUMULATING 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(FT 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).....................PASQUILL 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
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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