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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
514 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

TXZ024-252215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
514 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Date             Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18
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                      64          41          75          42          71
Temp             45 45 52 62 63 51 47 43 41 59 74 75 70 58 52 46 42 53 63 69 70
Dewpt            38 37 37 34 34 33 33 32 34 38 36 34 38 39 38 36 35 33 31 28 29
Min/Max RH                   32          76          22          77          20
RH               75 73 57 35 33 50 58 65 76 45 26 22 31 49 58 69 76 47 30 21 22
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  W SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  E SE
Wind Spd         18 13 13 13 10  4  4  6  6  9  9 16 20 13  6  5  8  5  5  3  5
Clouds           OV OV B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL SC SC FW FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)        99 98 67 12  4  2  1  2  2  5 36 40 22 14 18  2 10  1  3  0  3
PoP 12hr                     30           0           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.07           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C
TSTMS             S  S
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     5     5     3     3     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              2800  5900  3800   100  5800 11000  3300  2000  5200  5600
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW     W     W    NW     N    NW     N    NW
T Wind Spd             20    19     5     6    12    19    32    10     6     3
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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    78      51    80      55    83      57    82
Temp          51 45 73 76   58 51 75 78   62 55 77 80   63 57 76 79
Dewpt         31 33 36 35   40 43 45 45   47 52 55 46   54 53 52 41
Max/Min RH       62    21      74    29      89    29      85    25
RH            45 62 26 23   50 74 35 31   59 89 47 30   71 85 43 26
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0     0       5    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ026-252215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
514 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Date             Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18
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                      64          40          76          42          72
Temp             48 48 53 62 63 51 47 43 40 57 72 76 72 60 53 47 42 54 65 70 71
Dewpt            42 41 42 39 35 35 36 36 36 38 39 36 38 40 40 40 37 35 33 30 30
Min/Max RH                   35          85          23          86          21
RH               80 77 66 43 35 54 65 76 85 49 30 23 29 47 61 76 82 48 30 22 22
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  W  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E
Wind Spd         19 14 13 13 12  4  4  4  4  5  5  8 16 11 10  6  8  8  8  4  4
Clouds           OV OV B2 FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW B1 SC FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)        99 99 77 14  5  3  1  2  2  6 21 55 39 21 24  4  9  1  3  0  2
PoP 12hr                     50           0           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.14           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C
TSTMS             S  S
LAL                     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     5     5     3     3     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              2200  6300  4100     0  5500  9100  3400  2700  5600  5800
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW     W    SW     W     N     N     N    NE
T Wind Spd             19    19     6     4     6    12    19    11    10     4
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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    79      52    81      58    82      60    82
Temp          53 45 74 77   60 52 76 79   64 58 75 79   65 60 77 79
Dewpt         32 35 38 36   39 43 48 45   48 54 58 52   57 57 57 49
Max/Min RH       68    21      71    29      86    38      90    34
RH            44 68 27 23   46 71 37 30   56 86 55 39   75 90 50 35
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0     0       0    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ043-252215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
514 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Date             Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18
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                      62          41          78          44          73
Temp             51 49 51 58 62 52 48 43 41 60 73 77 75 62 54 49 44 55 65 72 71
Dewpt            44 40 39 37 34 34 35 35 36 40 35 31 34 38 39 39 37 35 31 29 28
Min/Max RH                   35          82          18          78          19
RH               76 71 63 46 35 51 60 72 82 48 26 19 22 41 57 68 76 48 28 19 20
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N  E  W  W  W SW SW SW  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE  E
Wind Spd         21 16 13 10  8  4  5  5  4  8  8  5 11 12 11 10  6  9  8  5  5
Clouds           OV OV OV B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC FW FW FW CL FW CL FW
Clouds(%)        99 99 97 61 12  7  2  2  2  0 12 27 39 29 11 18 12  2  6  1  8
PoP 12hr                     50           0           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.07           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  S
TSTMS             S  S
LAL                     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     5     5     5     3     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              2100  4700  3400   100  5100  9100  6900  2500  5500  6000
T Wind Dir              N     N     W     W    SW     W     N    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             23    14     5     6     9     8    20    23    12     5
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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    80      54    82      59    84      62    86
Temp          53 47 74 77   61 54 77 80   64 59 76 80   67 62 80 83
Dewpt         31 35 35 34   40 44 45 44   48 54 56 50   57 57 54 45
Max/Min RH       63    20      69    27      83    32      85    26
RH            43 63 25 22   46 68 32 29   56 83 50 35   72 85 41 26
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0     0       0    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ035-252215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
514 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Date             Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18
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                      64          39          75          41          72
Temp             46 45 51 62 64 53 48 43 39 58 70 75 69 58 51 45 41 53 64 71 71
Dewpt            37 37 36 33 30 30 31 31 33 37 32 31 33 36 36 34 33 32 29 25 26
Min/Max RH                   28          79          20          73          17
RH               71 73 56 33 28 41 51 62 79 45 24 20 26 44 56 65 73 44 27 18 18
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N  E  S SW SW  W  W  N  N  N NE NE  N NE NE  E SE
Wind Spd         21 18 16 12  9  5  4  5  5 11 12 12 21 14 11  9  6  9  5  4  8
Clouds           OV OV B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)        99 99 82 28  6  4  2  3  4  6 25 42 26 12 14  7 11  2  5  2  6
PoP 12hr                     30           0           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.04           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C
TSTMS             S  S
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     5     5     3     5     5     4     5
Mix Hgt              2400  5000  3400   100  4100 11400  3100   900  5000  5800
T Wind Dir              N     N     E    SW    SW    NW     N    NE    NE    SE
T Wind Spd             21    14     4     4    13    19    31    16     9     4
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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          46    76      51    79      55    83      57    83
Temp          53 47 71 73   57 51 72 76   61 56 76 79   64 58 78 80
Dewpt         28 31 34 34   39 43 45 45   49 52 52 39   52 52 44 34
Max/Min RH       53    22      74    30      90    22      86    18
RH            38 53 26 24   51 74 38 33   65 86 43 24   65 80 30 19
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC
PoP 12hr          0     5       5    20      10    10      20    20

$$

TXZ031-252215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
514 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Date             Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18
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                      66          40          78          43          74
Temp             49 48 53 63 65 53 49 44 40 60 74 78 74 62 55 49 43 55 66 72 72
Dewpt            41 40 40 37 34 34 35 33 35 38 37 35 37 38 40 39 37 34 31 28 28
Min/Max RH                   31          81          21          80          19
RH               75 74 61 39 31 48 60 66 81 44 26 21 26 42 58 68 79 45 27 19 19
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N NE  W  W SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E
Wind Spd         19 16 13 13 10  4  4  4  4  6  6  6 17 12  9  6  6  8  8  4  4
Clouds           OV OV OV FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)        99 99 89 20  6  3  1  1  2  3 19 48 34 14 23  8 10  1  3  0  2
PoP 12hr                     50           0           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.12           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C
TSTMS             S  S
LAL                     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     5     5     5     2     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              2400  6100  4200   200  5700  9600  4900  2800  5600  5800
T Wind Dir              N     N    NW     W    SW     W     N     N     N    NE
T Wind Spd             20    19     6     5     8    13    20    12    10     3
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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    80      52    83      58    84      60    83
Temp          53 45 74 77   60 52 78 81   65 58 78 81   65 60 78 81
Dewpt         31 34 36 35   38 42 46 45   48 53 56 51   57 56 56 48
Max/Min RH       65    20      69    26      83    33      87    32
RH            43 65 25 22   44 69 32 28   54 83 47 35   75 87 46 32
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0     0       0    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ029-252215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
514 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Date             Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18
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                      63          37          73          38          70
Temp             43 44 52 62 62 49 44 39 37 58 71 73 67 54 49 42 38 51 62 68 68
Dewpt            36 36 36 33 33 32 32 32 33 39 36 36 37 38 36 35 34 33 30 28 28
Min/Max RH                   32          85          26          85          21
RH               76 73 54 33 33 52 62 76 85 49 28 26 33 54 61 76 85 50 30 22 22
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N  E  S SW SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE SE SE
Wind Spd         20 16 13 13  9  4  4  4  5 11 10 18 21 13  9  5  6  6  5  4  6
Clouds           OV OV B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL SC SC FW FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)        99 97 67 15  3  3  2  3  4  5 33 31 12  9 14  4 10  2  4  1  5
PoP 12hr                     20           0           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.04           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S
TSTMS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     5     5     4     4     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              2500  5300  3500   100  4800 11000  3200   400  4900  5700
T Wind Dir              N     N     E    SW    SW    NW     N     N    NE     S
T Wind Spd             21    18     5     5    16    23    29     9     8     2
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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          44    75      49    77      53    82      54    81
Temp          51 44 70 71   55 49 71 74   59 53 75 78   59 54 76 78
Dewpt         28 32 35 35   39 42 45 45   48 51 52 39   50 49 46 36
Max/Min RH       62    23      77    32      93    23      86    21
RH            41 62 27 27   55 77 39 35   67 93 45 25   72 83 34 22
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0     5       5    20      20    10      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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