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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
312 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

TXZ024-272215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
312 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

DATE             WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16
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                      78          48          81          57          81
TEMP          57 54 62 72 77 75 64 58 54 50 61 74 80 79 70 65 61 59 66 75 80 78
DEWPT         22 25 38 37 34 32 38 40 41 41 45 45 39 46 51 56 54 55 54 48 31 36
MIN/MAX RH                   20          72          24          87          17
RH            25 32 41 28 21 21 38 51 62 72 57 35 24 32 53 72 78 87 65 38 17 22
WIND DIR       W NW NW NW  W NW  E SE  E NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD      13 13 13  9  6  4  8  8  6 11 13 13 14 16 13 13 11 12 10 10 18 14
CLOUDS        CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      4  6  6  4 15 23 40 35 38 46 55 63 63 64 73 82 79 75 59 44 35 27
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          60          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.56        0.10
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  C  C  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  C  C  L  L  C  C  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     5     4     2
HAINES                  3     2     3     4     5     4     4     5     5     4
MIX HGT              7600 12600 11000  1000  4000  5800  5100   700  1800  2200
T WIND DIR              W     W     S     E     E     E     E     E    SE     S
T WIND SPD             19    14    11    14    18    21    20    21    14    14
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 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16
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            50      75      48      69      50      63      51      69
TEMP          60 52 69 73 56 50 64 67 56 51 60 62 56 52 65 67
DEWPT         35 40 42 39 45 43 42 44 49 48 47 48 50 49 50 49
MAX/MIN RH
RH            39 63 38 30 66 77 45 43 76 88 62 61 81 90 58 52
PWIND DIR           W      NW       N      NE       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10       5      10      40      40      30      20

$$

TXZ026-272215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
312 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

DATE             WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16
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          51          81          59          82
TEMP          58 55 63 73 78 77 66 61 56 53 63 75 80 79 71 66 63 61 68 76 81 79
DEWPT         27 25 39 40 37 36 40 43 44 43 46 47 46 50 57 58 59 57 62 56 42 48
MIN/MAX RH                   22          69          30          90          25
RH            30 31 41 30 23 23 38 51 64 69 54 37 30 36 61 75 87 87 81 50 25 34
WIND DIR       W  W NW NW NW NW  E SE  E NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD      10 12 13 11  9  6  6  8  6 10 12 13 13 13 16 13 11 12 13 13 17 16
CLOUDS        CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      2  1  5  6  7 18 32 33 31 41 53 64 67 71 76 82 83 84 71 58 49 41
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          60          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.61        0.24
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C
TSTMS                                           S  S  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     5     4     3
HAINES                  4     3     3     4     4     4     3     3     5     4
MIX HGT              7300  9700  8100   600  4200  5000  4100   700  1900  2300
T WIND DIR              W     W     S     E     E     E     E     E     E    SE
T WIND SPD             16    13     8    17    20    19    20    19    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
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 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16
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            52      76      50      70      51      65      52      70
TEMP          61 54 70 74 58 52 66 68 57 52 62 64 57 53 66 68
DEWPT         46 43 44 42 47 44 44 46 49 47 49 52 53 51 50 49
MAX/MIN RH
RH            58 66 39 32 67 74 45 45 75 83 62 65 86 93 56 51
PWIND DIR          SW      NW       N       N      NE      NE      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10      10       5       5      30      30      40      20

$$

TXZ043-272215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
312 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

DATE             WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16
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          54          86          63          85
TEMP          59 56 65 76 81 80 69 64 60 56 67 79 85 84 75 70 67 65 72 79 84 82
DEWPT         29 28 33 35 34 33 38 41 43 41 45 45 45 53 60 59 62 61 62 49 39 37
MIN/MAX RH                   18          57          25          88          20
RH            32 34 30 22 18 18 32 43 53 57 44 30 25 34 60 68 84 88 71 35 21 21
WIND DIR       W  W NW  W  W  W SE SE SE  E  E SE SE  E SE SE SE SE  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD       6  9 12  9 10  5  5  6  5  5  8 11 14 13 17 12 10  9 13 13 17 16
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      1  5  5  3  9 13 14 13  9 22 38 51 58 64 71 77 76 75 50 25 22 19
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          50          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.28        0.09
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                           S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     4     4     1
HAINES                  4     3     3     5     5     5     3     5     5     5
MIX HGT              7700 12000 10400   200  5300  4900   400   200  7300  7300
T WIND DIR              W     W     S    SW     S     E    SE    SE     S    SW
T WIND SPD             17    21    12     3     5    13    17    12    16    25
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 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16
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            53      79      52      74      53      67      54      72
TEMP          63 55 73 77 60 54 69 72 59 54 64 66 59 55 68 70
DEWPT         35 42 45 42 46 46 47 48 50 51 51 52 54 53 53 53
MAX/MIN RH
RH            35 62 37 29 60 75 46 43 72 89 63 62 83 93 59 56
PWIND DIR          SW      NW       N      NE       E      NE      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5      30      30      40      20

$$

TXZ035-272215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
312 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

DATE             WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16
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          49          83          56          81
TEMP          55 51 61 73 79 77 66 60 55 52 62 76 82 81 70 65 61 58 66 75 80 78
DEWPT         22 24 27 30 29 25 28 31 34 34 34 35 32 35 40 49 50 51 40 32 26 21
MIN/MAX RH                   14          50          16          78          12
RH            27 34 27 20 16 14 24 33 45 50 35 22 16 19 33 56 67 77 38 21 14 12
WIND DIR       W  W NW  W  W SW  S SE SE NE  E SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  W SW SW SW
WIND SPD      11 13 13 11 12 12  6  8  6  8 12 13 16 18 13 13 12  9 13 16 21 26
CLOUDS        CL FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      5  8  5  9 22 21 42 33 29 37 47 55 53 51 65 80 67 54 35 16 17 19
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.14        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     4     2     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     5     5     4     5     4     5     5
MIX HGT              8900 12300 10400   200  4600  9400  8500   300 10100 12400
T WIND DIR              W     W    SW     E     E     S    SE    SE     S    SW
T WIND SPD             20    24    14     6    11    17    18    11    16    34
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  6
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CH


DATE          SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16
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            49      76      47      71      50      63      49      70
TEMP          59 51 70 73 56 49 66 69 56 51 60 62 54 51 65 68
DEWPT         27 38 39 35 43 42 43 43 46 47 47 48 49 48 47 47
MAX/MIN RH
RH            29 61 32 25 62 77 43 39 69 86 62 60 83 89 52 47
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NE      NE       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0      10      10      10      40      40      30      20

$$

TXZ031-272215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
312 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

DATE             WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16
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                      81          52          83          60          83
TEMP          58 55 64 75 80 78 68 62 57 54 64 77 82 81 72 68 64 62 69 77 82 80
DEWPT         27 26 37 40 38 37 41 44 45 45 48 47 47 51 57 58 59 58 62 56 41 41
MIN/MAX RH                   21          71          29          89          22
RH            31 32 37 28 22 23 37 52 64 71 57 36 29 35 60 72 86 89 80 48 23 25
WIND DIR       W  W NW NW NW NW  E SE  E NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10 11 14 10  8  5  8  8  6  9 11 11 12 13 16 13 11 11 13 12 17 14
CLOUDS        CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      2  2  4  6  9 19 32 23 25 37 51 63 67 71 76 82 81 79 64 48 40 31
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          60          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.69        0.18
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  C  C  L  L  L  L  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  C  C  L  L  L  L  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     5     4     3
HAINES                  4     3     2     4     4     4     3     5     5     5
MIX HGT              7200 11700 10100   600  4100  4700  3800   700  2500  4700
T WIND DIR              W     W     S     E     E     E    SE     E    SE     S
T WIND SPD             16    16    10    14    18    20    20    19    13    17
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 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16
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            53      78      50      71      53      66      53      71
TEMP          62 55 72 75 58 52 66 69 58 54 63 65 58 54 67 69
DEWPT         42 43 45 43 48 45 46 47 50 48 50 53 54 51 52 51
MAX/MIN RH
RH            48 63 38 32 68 76 48 45 75 82 64 66 85 90 60 53
PWIND DIR          SW      NW       N      NE      NE      NE      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5      30      30      40      20

$$

TXZ029-272215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
312 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

DATE             WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16
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                      77          45          80          53          79
TEMP          52 48 58 70 76 74 62 56 51 48 59 73 79 78 67 62 58 55 63 73 78 76
DEWPT         20 24 35 32 30 28 31 35 37 37 37 36 34 37 42 49 50 50 43 38 28 24
MIN/MAX RH                   17          65          20          83          14
RH            28 39 42 24 18 18 31 45 59 65 44 26 20 23 40 62 75 83 48 28 16 14
WIND DIR       W NW NW NW  W  W SE SE  E NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      11 11 12  9  9  9  6  8  6 11 13 13 16 17 13 12 11 10 12 13 19 20
CLOUDS        CL FW CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      5  8  4  2 10 21 45 44 47 52 58 63 58 54 68 82 72 61 44 27 23 19
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          50          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.26        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                           S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     4     3     1
HAINES                  3     2     3     4     4     5     5     4     5     5
MIX HGT              7300 12700 11100   700  3800  5900  5300   300  6800 12100
T WIND DIR              W     W     S     E     E    SE    SE    SE     S    SW
T WIND SPD             14    19    12    14    19    21    20    13    13    29
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL


DATE          SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16
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            47      73      46      68      48      61      48      67
TEMP          57 49 67 71 54 48 63 66 54 49 58 60 53 49 63 65
DEWPT         33 39 39 37 43 41 42 43 47 46 46 46 48 46 47 48
MAX/MIN RH
RH            40 68 36 29 66 77 46 43 77 89 64 60 83 89 56 54
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NE      NE       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      20      10      10      40      40      30      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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