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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
232 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

TXZ024-211030-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
232 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Date           04/20/18      Sat 04/21/18            Sun 04/22/18            Mon
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                      48          60          42          67          44
Temp          61 62 53 50 50 49 51 56 60 57 49 46 43 42 49 59 66 66 55 50 46 44
Dewpt         39 43 47 48 49 49 47 44 43 47 46 43 41 40 41 42 41 41 42 42 42 41
Max/Min RH                  100          52          94          38          89
RH            45 50 79 93 98100 88 65 52 68 89 89 92 93 75 53 40 40 61 73 84 88
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE  E NE  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE NE
Wind Spd      24 20 12 12  9  8  8 10 11 11  8  5  6  8 10  8  6  6  5  3  2  2
Clouds        OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     88 88 98 92 93 92 88 73 72 71 61 45 37 42 27 21 19 14 11 19 24 22
PoP 12hr                     80          50          10           0           5
QPF 12hr                   0.57        0.12           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  D  D  D  D  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  D  D  D  D  S  S  S  S
LAL                     5     5     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     5     4     4     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3000   900  1700  2800  2600  1900  4600  6100  3400   200
T Wind Dir             SE     E     E    NE    NE     N     N    NE    SE     W
T Wind Spd             12    10    10     9    12    11    11     4     5     2
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/23  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18
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          73      49    74      46    65      46    75      48    75
Temp          65 71   54 49 71 68   52 46 58 64   50 47 69 70   54 48 69 72
Dewpt         46 45   46 47 50 48   41 40 36 35   37 39 45 42   42 42 39 39
Min/Max RH       37      92    43      79    33      75    33      80    27
RH            50 39   75 92 49 50   64 79 43 34   61 75 42 37   64 80 34 30
PWind Dir        SE      SE     E      NE     N      SW    SW      NE     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    10      50    50      10    20      20    10

$$

TXZ026-211030-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
232 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Date           04/20/18      Sat 04/21/18            Sun 04/22/18            Mon
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          60          43          68          45
Temp          64 64 58 53 51 51 53 56 60 58 50 48 44 43 51 59 67 67 56 51 48 45
Dewpt         36 40 45 48 50 51 49 46 45 47 46 44 43 42 44 44 44 40 44 43 43 43
Max/Min RH                  100          58          97          37          92
RH            35 41 62 82 96 99 87 68 58 67 85 85 95 95 77 57 44 38 64 74 82 92
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  N  N
Wind Spd      25 23 13 13 12 11 10 11 12 13 10  9  9  9 11 10  8  8  6  4  4  4
Clouds        B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW SC FW
Clouds(%)     87 83 95 93 98 96 93 91 73 76 60 46 38 45 25 31 19 10  9 15 30 21
PoP 12hr                     80          60           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.52        0.25           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  D  D  D  D  L  L  L  L
TSTMS          C  D  D  D  D  S  S  S  S
LAL                     5     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     4     4     2     2     2     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              2300   900  1700  2800  2300  1700  4600  5800  3600   100
T Wind Dir             SE     E     E    NE    NE     N     N    NE     E    NE
T Wind Spd             13    13    12    10    13    12    12     5     4     3
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/23  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18
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          73      50    75      48    66      47    75      49    75
Temp          66 72   55 50 70 70   55 48 59 65   51 47 70 71   56 49 69 74
Dewpt         47 45   47 48 51 49   44 41 37 36   39 39 47 44   44 45 41 39
Min/Max RH       38      92    42      77    33      73    35      86    27
RH            50 38   74 92 50 47   67 77 43 34   63 73 44 38   65 86 35 28
PWind Dir        NE      SE    SE      NE     N      SW     S      NE     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       5    10      50    40      10    20      30     5

$$

TXZ043-211030-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
232 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Date           04/20/18      Sat 04/21/18            Sun 04/22/18            Mon
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                      55          72          44          69          46
Temp          66 66 61 57 56 55 63 71 72 66 55 52 47 44 52 62 68 68 58 53 49 46
Dewpt         38 41 45 49 52 52 54 46 39 44 46 44 44 42 43 40 40 39 41 42 43 42
Max/Min RH                   90          30          95          34          86
RH            36 40 56 75 86 90 73 41 30 45 72 76 90 92 71 44 36 35 54 67 80 84
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E NE  N
Wind Spd      23 21 14 12 11  9  9 12 13 13 12 10  8  6 10  9  8  8  5  4  3  3
Clouds        B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     82 74 95 94 96 86 69 40 36 47 46 35 39 39 28 28 17 16  8 12 15 22
PoP 12hr                     70          40           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.26        0.06           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     5     5     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     5     5     4     2     2     2     2     2     3
Mix Hgt              4500  1900  6300  6700  2400  2300  4100  5700  3600   100
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SW     N    NE    NE     N    NE     E     W
T Wind Spd             24    11     4    11    19    13    11     5     5     3
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/23  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18
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          76      52    82      50    65      48    79      51    78
Temp          68 74   58 53 75 78   58 50 58 64   53 49 71 75   57 51 71 75
Dewpt         44 42   45 46 49 48   47 43 38 37   38 39 45 42   43 45 41 38
Min/Max RH       31      79    31      78    35      70    29      80    24
RH            41 32   63 78 40 35   66 77 47 37   58 68 39 32   59 79 34 26
PWind Dir         E      SE    SE      NE    NE      SE     S      NE     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   FW FW FW SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    20      40    30       5    30      30     5

$$

TXZ035-211030-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
232 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Date           04/20/18      Sat 04/21/18            Sun 04/22/18            Mon
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                      49          68          42          69          45
Temp          63 63 55 54 52 49 55 66 67 63 51 48 44 42 49 61 68 68 58 52 48 45
Dewpt         40 44 49 50 51 49 42 36 34 39 43 43 41 40 41 40 39 38 40 41 41 40
Max/Min RH                  100          28          93          32          83
RH            43 50 79 86 98100 62 33 29 41 73 82 88 92 73 47 35 33 51 66 76 82
Wind Dir      SE SE SE  S  S  S NW NW  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  E  E SE SE  E
Wind Spd      26 25 18 13 11  9 12 13 13 13 11 10  8  8  9  6  4  5  9  8  4  4
Clouds        B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     76 91 92 84 81 69 37 30 42 41 35 36 34 41 27 15 23 28 20 18 18 25
PoP 12hr                     70          20           0           0           5
QPF 12hr                   0.34           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  L  L  L  L
Wind           Y
LAL                     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     4     3     2     2     2     2     3     4
Mix Hgt              2800  1900  9400  9200  2700  1700  4100  8100  5200   700
T Wind Dir             SE     S     W     N    NE    NE     N    NW    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             17    11     8     9    12    12     8     5    13     4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/23  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18
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          75      51    78      47    64      47    76      49    76
Temp          68 74   58 51 72 72   54 47 58 63   52 48 71 72   54 49 70 73
Dewpt         44 41   44 44 48 44   42 40 36 35   36 39 44 41   40 42 38 36
Min/Max RH       30      76    32      77    34      72    30      77    24
RH            43 31   59 76 42 36   64 76 43 35   55 72 38 33   58 77 31 26
PWind Dir        SE       S     W      NE    NE       S     S       E     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   FW FW FW SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    20      20    30      20    20      20    10

$$

TXZ031-211030-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
232 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Date           04/20/18      Sat 04/21/18            Sun 04/22/18            Mon
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                      52          64          43          70          45
Temp          66 66 60 54 52 52 55 61 64 61 52 49 46 44 53 62 68 69 57 53 48 45
Dewpt         38 41 45 47 51 51 50 47 45 47 46 44 43 41 42 42 42 40 42 43 42 42
Max/Min RH                   98          51          94          34          88
RH            36 39 59 78 96 98 84 60 51 60 80 83 91 91 67 49 38 35 56 68 79 88
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  N  N
Wind Spd      24 21 14 12 11 10  8  9 12 12 10  8  9  8 11  9  6  6  5  4  2  3
Clouds        OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW
Clouds(%)     88 81 96 91 95 91 88 85 69 74 57 44 37 46 28 31 20 10 10 16 28 19
PoP 12hr                     80          60          10           0           0
QPF 12hr                   0.54        0.18           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  D  D  D  D  L  L  L  L
TSTMS          C  D  D  D  D  S  S  S  S
LAL                     5     5     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     5     5     4     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              3300  1100  1800  3200  2900  1900  4700  5800  3600   200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE     E    NE    NE     N     N     N    SE     N
T Wind Spd             17    12    10    11    14    11    11     5     4     2
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/23  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18
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      51    78      48    66      46    77      50    77
Temp          67 73   56 51 72 73   56 48 60 65   52 47 71 74   58 50 71 75
Dewpt         46 44   47 47 51 48   45 41 36 36   39 39 47 44   44 44 41 39
Min/Max RH       35      87    38      77    33      75    33      79    26
RH            47 36   70 86 46 41   66 77 42 35   61 75 41 35   61 78 33 27
PWind Dir         E      SE    SE      NE     N      SW     S      NE     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B1   SC SC B1 SC   B1 SC SC FW
PoP 12hr          0       5     5      50    50      10    20      30     5

$$

TXZ029-211030-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
232 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Date           04/20/18      Sat 04/21/18            Sun 04/22/18            Mon
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                      47          63          40          67          43
Temp          62 60 50 49 48 47 53 60 63 59 49 46 42 41 49 60 66 65 55 51 46 44
Dewpt         39 45 48 48 48 47 41 39 38 44 44 42 40 39 42 40 40 41 41 40 41 40
Max/Min RH                  100          39          96          38          89
RH            43 58 91 95100100 64 46 39 58 84 87 94 94 77 47 38 41 58 67 84 87
Wind Dir      SE  S SE SE SE  E  N  N  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE
Wind Spd      28 24 16 13  8  6  8 12 12 12 10  8  6  5  9  6  4  5  6  5  4  4
Clouds        B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     84 94 92 85 86 76 67 49 55 51 49 41 38 39 23 12 17 23 18 19 15 27
PoP 12hr                     70          30           5           0           5
QPF 12hr                   0.43        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
Wind           Y
LAL                     5     5     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     3     2     2     2     2     2     4
Mix Hgt              2800  1200  3400  4700  3300  1800  4900  8800  6300   900
T Wind Dir             SE     S     W     N    NE    NE     N    NW    SE     S
T Wind Spd             18     9     4    10    10    12    10     5    14     4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/23  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18
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          73      48    74      44    64      45    75      46    73
Temp          67 71   55 48 70 66   50 44 57 62   50 46 70 68   52 46 67 70
Dewpt         44 43   44 45 48 47   40 39 35 34   36 38 43 39   40 41 38 36
Min/Max RH       34      88    40      83    32      75    30      83    26
RH            43 36   67 88 46 50   68 82 43 35   58 74 38 34   64 82 34 29
PWind Dir        SE       S    NW      NE    NE       S     W      NE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   FW FW FW SC   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5       5    10      40    40      20    20      10    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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