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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
238 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

TXZ024-231015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
238 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

Date           04/22/18      Mon 04/23/18            Tue 04/24/18            Wed
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                      44          75          50          77          46
Temp          66 67 55 51 47 44 55 66 73 74 62 57 54 50 60 73 77 68 56 52 49 46
Dewpt         39 39 39 38 38 39 43 43 43 44 45 44 44 45 49 50 50 50 47 44 42 41
Max/Min RH                   82          33          83          39          83
RH            37 36 54 61 72 82 65 44 35 34 54 62 70 83 68 44 39 53 72 74 78 83
Wind Dir       N  N NE  N  N NW  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE  E NE  N  N NE  N  N
Wind Spd       9  8  4  3  3  3  4  4  5  8  8  5  5  4  8  6 14 21 19 16 13 14
Clouds        FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV
Clouds(%)     11  7  9 19 28 23 12  7  8  7  7 24 27 15 13 39 66 72 79 90 92 92
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          30          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.05        0.20
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     4     4
Haines                  2     2     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3900   300  4600  6900  4500   200  4300 12600  2000  1700
T Wind Dir             NE     N    SE     S    SE    SE    SE    SW     N     N
T Wind Spd              4     3     4    10     9     4     8    13    28    29
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/25  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18
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          63      43    75      45    71      47    74      50    75
Temp          54 62   48 44 69 71   53 45 65 69   53 47 68 71   56 50 70 73
Dewpt         38 35   36 38 41 41   40 37 35 33   37 37 41 41   42 45 45 44
Min/Max RH       35      80    31      74    25      68    31      82    33
RH            54 36   64 80 37 33   60 73 33 26   55 68 37 34   57 82 42 35
PWind Dir         N      SE     W      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 SC   FW FW FW SC   B1 SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40       5    10      20     5      20    20      20    10

$$

TXZ026-231015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
238 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

Date           04/22/18      Mon 04/23/18            Tue 04/24/18            Wed
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                      45          75          51          79          48
Temp          67 67 57 51 47 45 58 68 73 74 63 57 54 51 64 74 79 71 60 55 51 48
Dewpt         40 37 40 42 41 42 45 47 44 43 45 46 47 48 52 53 52 49 51 47 45 45
Max/Min RH                   89          32          89          39          89
RH            37 33 54 72 80 89 62 47 35 33 52 66 77 89 64 47 39 45 72 75 80 89
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE  N NW  N NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  N  N NE  N  N
Wind Spd      11  9  5  4  4  4  4  4  3  4  6  6  5  5 11 10 16 21 19 16 13 14
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW SC SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV
Clouds(%)      5  3  6  8 17 25 11  8  5  6  2 20 29 30 22 34 57 78 87 92 96 94
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          20          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.03        0.28
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     4     4
Haines                  4     3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3900   100  5400  6300  4000   100  5000  8400  2600  1800
T Wind Dir             NE     N     N    SW    SE    SE    SE     S    NE     N
T Wind Spd              5     3     4     4     8     5    16    13    23    26
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/25  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18
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          64      43    74      46    72      47    75      51    76
Temp          55 63   48 44 68 72   53 46 66 70   54 47 71 73   58 51 71 74
Dewpt         42 37   40 39 45 42   42 39 37 33   37 39 42 41   43 46 48 46
Min/Max RH       37      85    32      78    24      73    30      83    35
RH            60 38   73 84 43 34   66 76 34 25   52 73 35 31   58 83 44 37
PWind Dir         N      NE    SW      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 SC   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40       5     5      20     5      10    10      20    10

$$

TXZ043-231015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
238 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

Date           04/22/18      Mon 04/23/18            Tue 04/24/18            Wed
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                      45          77          53          86          49
Temp          70 70 57 53 48 45 59 69 76 77 65 61 56 54 67 80 86 78 65 58 52 49
Dewpt         38 37 36 37 37 39 43 42 41 41 43 44 45 45 49 50 49 49 55 50 47 45
Max/Min RH                   79          27          73          28          87
RH            31 30 45 54 65 79 56 37 28 28 45 55 66 72 52 35 28 36 71 74 82 86
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE  N  N NE  E SE SE  E SE SE SE  S SE  E NE NE NE  N  N
Wind Spd      10  9  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  6  6  5  4 11  8 13 20 18 17 13 13
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B2 OV B2 B2 OV
Clouds(%)     15 14  9  8  8 21 13 10 10  6  5  4 11 20 18 41 49 81 90 84 87 92
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          20          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.03        0.14
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     3     3
Haines                  2     2     3     4     4     4     4     3     3     4
Mix Hgt              4400   100  4600  5800  3500   100  6300 15100  8300  1800
T Wind Dir             NE     N     E     S    SE    SE     S    SW    NE     N
T Wind Spd              4     4     4     6     9     4    11    19    27    28
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/25  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18
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          63      44    77      49    73      49    76      53    78
Temp          55 62   49 45 69 74   57 49 68 71   55 49 71 73   59 53 71 75
Dewpt         41 39   39 39 41 39   43 40 36 34   37 39 41 40   43 47 47 44
Min/Max RH       40      82    26      74    25      67    28      79    32
RH            60 43   69 80 36 28   60 72 31 26   50 67 33 31   56 79 43 34
PWind Dir         N       S     S      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV B1   SC FW FW SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40       5     5      20    10      10    20      20    10

$$

TXZ035-231015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
238 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

Date           04/22/18      Mon 04/23/18            Tue 04/24/18            Wed
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                      45          77          52          81          46
Temp          68 68 57 50 47 45 57 67 75 76 65 60 55 52 65 76 81 73 58 52 48 46
Dewpt         38 38 38 37 36 36 40 40 39 38 40 42 42 43 48 47 42 44 44 43 40 40
Max/Min RH                   70          25          70          25          79
RH            33 33 49 61 65 70 54 37 27 25 40 52 61 70 55 36 25 35 59 72 74 79
Wind Dir       N NE  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S NE NE  N NE NE  N  N
Wind Spd       5  5  9  5  4  4  8  9  9 11 10 10  9  6  9 10 17 23 21 19 16 17
Clouds        FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV
Clouds(%)     15 20 19 14 37 37 19  8 13 15 14 15  4 13 10 30 64 63 56 76 90 93
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          20          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.12
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     3     3
Haines                  2     3     3     4     3     4     4     5     5     3
Mix Hgt              5100   200  4500  9700  5400   200 13800 17700  1800  1700
T Wind Dir              E     E    SE    SW    SE     S    SW     W     N     N
T Wind Spd              6     3     9    11    11     6    11    16    29    28
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/25  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18
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          62      44    74      46    70      48    73      50    75
Temp          55 61   49 44 68 71   53 46 65 67   53 48 68 70   55 50 68 72
Dewpt         36 34   36 36 40 39   39 37 34 33   37 38 40 40   41 43 45 40
Min/Max RH       35      73    29      72    25      68    30      77    29
RH            49 36   60 72 35 31   58 70 31 28   54 68 36 34   60 77 43 31
PWind Dir         N      SE    SW      NE     E      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1   FW FW SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         30       5    10      20    10      20    20      20    10

$$

TXZ031-231015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
238 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

Date           04/22/18      Mon 04/23/18            Tue 04/24/18            Wed
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                      45          77          51          82          48
Temp          69 70 58 53 48 45 60 70 76 76 64 59 54 51 65 77 82 76 62 55 51 48
Dewpt         37 36 37 40 39 40 44 43 42 42 43 46 45 46 50 50 49 49 51 47 44 44
Max/Min RH                   82          28          82          33          86
RH            31 29 45 61 70 82 57 39 30 29 46 61 71 82 59 39 33 39 68 76 77 86
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE  N NW  N NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  N  N NE  N  N
Wind Spd      11  8  4  4  3  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  4  4 11  8 16 21 19 16 13 13
Clouds        FW CL FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW CL FW SC FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV
Clouds(%)      6  3  6 12 21 28  8  6  6  6  2 15 27 25 16 33 66 78 84 89 95 93
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          30          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.04        0.25
Rain SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     4     4
Haines                  4     3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              3900   300  5200  6500  4100   200  5500  9400  2200  2300
T Wind Dir             NE     N     N     S    SE    SE    SE    SW     N     N
T Wind Spd              4     3     4     5     8     5    11    13    24    26
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/25  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18
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          64      43    75      46    73      48    76      52    77
Temp          56 63   49 44 69 72   55 46 67 71   54 48 71 74   60 52 70 75
Dewpt         40 37   39 38 42 42   42 38 36 32   37 38 41 41   43 45 47 45
Min/Max RH       37      82    31      74    22      68    28      77    32
RH            56 38   68 80 38 33   63 73 32 23   52 68 33 31   55 77 44 34
PWind Dir         N       E     S      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV B1   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         40       5    10      20     5      10    20      20    10

$$

TXZ029-231015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
238 PM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

Date           04/22/18      Mon 04/23/18            Tue 04/24/18            Wed
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                      44          75          49          76          43
Temp          65 65 54 49 46 44 56 67 73 73 60 57 52 49 63 74 76 68 53 49 45 43
Dewpt         41 41 40 37 37 38 42 41 41 41 42 43 43 43 49 47 46 48 44 42 39 39
Max/Min RH                   79          29          78          35          86
RH            41 41 60 64 71 79 60 39 31 31 51 60 71 78 61 39 35 49 72 77 79 86
Wind Dir       N NE  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S NE NE  N  N NE  N  N
Wind Spd       6  6  6  4  3  4  6  6  8  9  9  9  6  6  9 12 17 21 19 18 13 14
Clouds        FW FW FW FW SC SC FW CL FW FW FW FW CL FW CL SC B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV
Clouds(%)     14 16 18 25 38 34 13  5  9  8 11 14  5  7  5 28 61 56 60 80 90 92
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0          20          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.03        0.14
Rain SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     3     3
Haines                  2     3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt              5100   300  5000  8500  5200   200 10100 16200  1900  1600
T Wind Dir              E     E     S    SW    SE     S    SW     W     N     N
T Wind Spd              6     3     8    11    11     9     9    18    32    29
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/25  Thu 04/26/18  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18
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          61      41    72      43    69      46    73      48    74
Temp          53 59   46 42 67 68   51 43 64 66   52 47 67 68   53 48 69 71
Dewpt         35 34   35 36 41 41   39 37 34 34   36 37 41 40   41 44 44 40
Min/Max RH       36      81    33      80    27      70    31      85    30
RH            50 39   66 79 39 38   64 78 33 30   55 68 38 35   63 84 41 33
PWind Dir         N      SE     W      NE     E      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 SC   FW FW SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         30       5    10      20     5      20    20      20    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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