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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
610 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TXZ024-242230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
610 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date             Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18
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          45          61          40          75
Temp             49 60 73 78 71 61 55 51 48 46 50 57 61 52 47 44 41 56 69 75 72
Dewpt            44 48 51 51 54 53 48 45 42 40 39 38 37 37 39 38 38 42 41 40 40
Min/Max RH                   39          88          41          90          28
RH               82 64 46 39 55 74 77 80 81 81 66 49 41 58 73 79 88 59 37 28 31
Wind Dir         SE SE SE  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  S SW  W  W SW SW  S NE
Wind Spd          4  9 10 10 14 17 16 18 16 14 13 10  8  4  3  4  4  4  5  5  9
Clouds           FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)        21 27 32 62 74 84 95 98 97 96 87 42 13  3  3  1  5  6 19 35 49
PoP 12hr                     30          60          40           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.12        0.21        0.07           0           0
Rain SHWRS              C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S                          S
TSTMS                   C  C  L  L  S  S  S  S                                S
LAL                     1     3     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     3     3     3     3     4     5     5     3
Mix Hgt              4800  8400  5400  1800  1700  3700  2800   100  5100  6800
T Wind Dir             SE    SE     E     N     N     N     S     W     W     S
T Wind Spd             16    13    20    23    25    14     4     6     6     6
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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          45    70      45    75      51    78      54    80
Temp          54 45 63 68   51 45 68 72   57 51 73 76   60 54 72 77
Dewpt         41 38 32 30   33 34 37 36   38 43 46 44   49 50 54 50
Max/Min RH       75    23      66    24      74    30      86    36
RH            61 75 31 24   51 66 32 28   49 74 39 33   67 86 54 38
PWind Dir         N    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 FW FW CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20     0       0     5       5    20      10    20

$$

TXZ026-242230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
610 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date             Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18
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          46          62          41          75
Temp             51 64 75 79 76 63 57 52 48 47 52 58 62 51 48 45 41 54 68 74 74
Dewpt            49 51 53 53 52 56 53 49 45 43 43 41 39 39 41 40 39 43 45 42 41
Min/Max RH                   38          93          43          92          29
RH               93 63 46 41 43 78 86 89 89 86 71 53 43 63 77 82 92 66 43 32 30
Wind Dir          E SE SE SE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  W NW  W SE SW  S  E
Wind Spd          5 11 12  8 11 12 13 13 16 17 14 11 10  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  6
Clouds           SC SC SC SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B1 FW CL CL FW FW CL FW SC SC
Clouds(%)        30 32 34 41 76 84 95 98 98 96 93 53 20  4  3 10 10  2 13 30 48
PoP 12hr                     20          80          60          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.02        0.37        0.12           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S  D  D  D  D  L  L  S  S                          S
TSTMS                   S  S  D  D  S  S  S  S                                S
LAL                     1     3     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     3     3     3     3     4     4     5     4
Mix Hgt              5900  7800  5300  1900  1700  4100  3100   100  4700  6000
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     N     N     N    SE     W     W     S
T Wind Spd             16    14    16    19    25    20     4     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


Date          Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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    71      45    76      51    79      57    80
Temp          56 47 64 69   52 45 71 74   59 52 75 77   64 57 74 77
Dewpt         44 40 34 31   36 37 39 37   39 43 49 46   50 52 57 53
Max/Min RH       76    23      73    25      71    32      83    41
RH            64 76 32 24   54 73 31 26   47 71 40 33   60 83 55 43
PWind Dir        NE     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    B1 SC FW CL   CL FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20     0       0     5       5    10      10    20

$$

TXZ043-242230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
610 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date             Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18
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                      89          48          58          42          76
Temp             51 68 82 89 83 65 61 57 51 51 53 57 58 52 48 45 43 57 68 75 75
Dewpt            45 49 52 50 53 59 58 53 47 45 42 40 40 40 41 41 39 43 40 39 38
Min/Max RH                   27          92          51          89          25
RH               79 51 35 27 36 80 89 86 87 80 67 55 51 64 76 86 85 59 36 27 27
Wind Dir          E SE SE SE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  E
Wind Spd          4  8 10 10 14 20 18 14 18 18 16 12  8  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  6
Clouds           FW FW SC SC OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW CL FW CL FW SC SC
Clouds(%)        15 23 30 39 90 85 93 96 96 96 96 82 47 19  8  3  6  3 18 38 47
PoP 12hr                     30          80          60          10           5
QPF 12hr                   0.09        0.62        0.13           0           0
Rain SHWRS              C  C  D  D  D  D  L  L  C  C                          S
TSTMS                   C  C  D  D  S  S  S  S                                S
LAL                     1     3     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     3     3     3     3     4     4     5     3
Mix Hgt              5900 10700  6800  1500  1700  2100  1900   100  4500  5600
T Wind Dir             SE     S    NE    NE     N     N     N     W     W     S
T Wind Spd             10    16    25    19    25    20     9     5     6     4
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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    72      46    76      52    80      58    83
Temp          58 49 65 69   53 47 70 73   58 52 75 78   63 59 77 80
Dewpt         43 40 33 30   34 36 36 35   39 46 47 46   50 53 55 52
Max/Min RH       71    22      68    22      79    30      84    36
RH            57 71 30 23   47 66 28 25   50 79 37 32   62 82 47 39
PWind Dir        NE    NE       E     S      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20     0       0     5       5    20      10    20

$$

TXZ035-242230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
610 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date             Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18
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                      89          44          59          41          76
Temp             50 66 81 89 79 64 58 50 46 45 49 55 59 50 47 44 42 56 68 76 72
Dewpt            41 46 48 45 50 52 51 45 41 39 37 36 35 36 37 39 37 41 38 39 37
Min/Max RH                   22          86          40          86          25
RH               71 48 32 22 36 65 77 83 83 79 63 49 40 58 68 82 82 57 33 26 28
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  W SW SW SW  S  E
Wind Spd          8 11  9  8 13 21 20 19 20 20 18 12 10  4  4  5  5  6  8  8  9
Clouds           FW FW FW B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)        14 18 21 57 62 64 84 93 96 94 92 67 27  7 11  9  9 19 30 42 55
PoP 12hr                     20          50          30           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.07        0.05           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S                          S
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S                                S
LAL                     1     3     4     4     3     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     3     4     3     4     5     3     3
Mix Hgt              6000 16400  1700  1700  1700  3500  2300   100  4100 10500
T Wind Dir              S     W    NE    NE     N     N    SE     W     W     W
T Wind Spd             14    14    21    24    26    17     5     6     9     8
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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          45    69      44    75      50    77      53    81
Temp          55 45 62 67   50 44 68 71   57 50 70 74   59 53 75 78
Dewpt         41 37 30 28   31 32 35 34   38 44 45 45   49 51 52 46
Max/Min RH       73    21      62    22      80    32      93    31
RH            59 73 30 23   48 62 29 26   49 80 41 35   69 93 45 32
PWind Dir        NE    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20     5       0     5       5    20      20    20

$$

TXZ031-242230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
610 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date             Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18
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                      84          47          63          41          76
Temp             50 66 77 82 79 64 58 53 49 50 53 59 63 54 49 46 41 57 69 76 74
Dewpt            45 48 51 50 52 56 54 49 45 43 42 41 39 40 41 40 38 42 42 40 40
Min/Max RH                   32          88          41          89          27
RH               83 53 40 33 39 75 84 86 86 77 68 51 41 59 73 79 89 57 37 28 29
Wind Dir          E SE SE SE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE SW  W  W  N SW  S SE
Wind Spd          4 10 11  9 13 13 13 13 16 17 14 11  9  4  3  4  4  3  5  5  6
Clouds           FW SC SC SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B1 FW FW CL CL FW CL FW SC SC
Clouds(%)        24 30 35 44 80 85 96 98 98 97 94 68 25  6  3  3  7  2 15 32 46
PoP 12hr                     20          80          60          10           5
QPF 12hr                   0.04        0.36        0.11           0           0
Rain SHWRS              S  S  D  D  D  D  L  L  S  S                          S
TSTMS                   S  S  D  D  S  S  S  S                                S
LAL                     1     3     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     3     3     3     3     4     4     5     4
Mix Hgt              5900  8400  5500  2100  2000  3300  2500   200  4800  5800
T Wind Dir             SE    SE     E     N     N     N     N     W     W     S
T Wind Spd             16    14    20    16    25    19     5     5     3     4
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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          48    72      46    77      52    80      57    82
Temp          58 48 66 70   54 46 72 75   59 52 75 78   64 57 75 79
Dewpt         44 39 33 31   35 36 37 37   39 43 47 45   50 52 55 52
Max/Min RH       73    22      69    24      71    29      82    37
RH            60 73 29 23   49 67 29 25   47 71 37 31   61 82 50 39
PWind Dir        NE     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC FW CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20     0       0     5       5    10      10    20

$$

TXZ029-242230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
610 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date             Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18
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          43          59          39          74
Temp             48 63 76 81 72 59 52 47 45 44 49 56 59 48 44 41 40 55 68 74 70
Dewpt            42 48 49 48 55 51 44 42 39 39 38 37 36 36 37 37 38 43 39 39 38
Min/Max RH                   31          86          42          92          27
RH               80 58 39 32 55 75 74 83 79 82 66 49 42 63 76 85 92 64 34 28 31
Wind Dir         SE SE SE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  S  W SW SW SW SW NE
Wind Spd          6 11  8  6 17 20 20 21 20 17 14 10  9  4  4  4  4  6  8  5 10
Clouds           FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW CL FW CL CL FW FW SC B1
Clouds(%)        14 21 27 56 56 65 91 96 97 95 83 44 12  4  6  4  5 13 23 41 54
PoP 12hr                     30          50          30           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.10        0.06        0.04           0           0
Rain SHWRS              C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S                          S
TSTMS                   C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S                                S
LAL                     1     3     4     4     3     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     3     3     3     3     4     5     5     3
Mix Hgt              5700 15100  1600  1700  1700  3600  2600   200  4700 10800
T Wind Dir              S     S    NE     N     N     N    NW     W     W     W
T Wind Spd             13    13    21    25    26    16     4     6    10     9
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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          43    68      43    73      49    75      51    79
Temp          51 43 62 66   49 43 67 70   56 49 71 71   57 51 72 75
Dewpt         40 37 31 30   31 33 35 34   36 44 45 43   49 49 51 45
Max/Min RH       79    24      67    24      83    32      93    31
RH            66 79 31 26   50 67 30 26   47 83 39 36   75 93 48 34
PWind Dir        NE    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20     0       0     5      10    20      20    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 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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