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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
336 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

TXZ024-262230-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
336 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

Date             Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18            Sat 04/28/18
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                      76          43          73          47          81
Temp          45 41 60 71 76 70 58 52 47 43 54 65 71 72 59 54 51 47 63 76 81 78
Dewpt         35 36 39 36 36 39 39 40 39 37 36 31 27 28 32 34 35 35 39 39 37 38
Min/Max RH                   22          81          18          63          21
RH            69 81 45 28 23 31 48 62 74 81 49 28 19 19 35 46 54 62 41 26 21 24
Wind Dir      SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W SE SE  S SW SW  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       5  6 10 10 13 25 16 10  6  6  5  4  3  4  5  4  4  4  9 11 13 13
Clouds        CL FW FW SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      3  6 19 32 44 23  7  2  3  3  0  0  0  0  3  5  7  9 13 17 18 18
PoP 12hr                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     4     4     4     5     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              7000 10700  4200   800  5900  6900  4400   100  7800  9400
T Wind Dir             SW    NW     N     N     N     W     S    SW     S     S
T Wind Spd             16    18    27    11     8     3     5     4    12    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18  Wed 05/02/18
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          54    81      58    88      61    85      58    82
Temp          60 54 76 79   65 58 79 85   67 61 80 83   64 58 78 79
Dewpt         43 47 50 48   51 54 54 47   54 55 49 35   40 47 42 34
Max/Min RH       77    32      86    26      81    18      67    18
RH            52 77 40 34   60 85 43 27   64 80 34 18   40 67 28 20
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr          5    20      20    20      20    10      20    20

$$

TXZ026-262230-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
336 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

Date             Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18            Sat 04/28/18
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                      80          44          75          48          82
Temp          45 42 59 74 80 76 64 55 49 44 57 68 73 74 61 55 51 49 64 78 82 79
Dewpt         39 39 41 39 37 38 42 43 42 40 37 32 29 28 31 34 36 37 39 40 38 37
Min/Max RH                   21          86          17          65          20
RH            79 89 51 28 21 25 45 64 77 86 47 26 19 18 32 45 56 63 40 26 21 22
Wind Dir      SW  W  S SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       4  4  5  8  6 19 13 11  6  6  8  6  4  4  6  5  4  4  8 11 12 12
Clouds        CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      3  5 15 25 47 44 23  9  6  3  1  0  0  0  2  3  5  6 11 15 15 15
PoP 12hr                      5          10           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     3     4     5     4     4     5     5
Mix Hgt              6700 11400  7600   500  6100  6600  3900     0  8000  8900
T Wind Dir             SW     W     N     N     N    NW    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              9    12    16    11    10     2     4     2    12    16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18  Wed 05/02/18
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          55    82      60    83      63    86      62    83
Temp          62 56 78 80   67 60 76 81   68 63 79 84   68 62 78 80
Dewpt         43 47 52 48   50 54 58 53   57 59 58 43   52 53 52 39
Max/Min RH       74    32      81    37      87    24      72    22
RH            50 72 40 33   54 81 54 38   68 87 49 24   57 72 40 23
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   15>     15>   15>     15>   15>     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr          5    10      10    20      20    20      30    20

$$

TXZ043-262230-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
336 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

Date             Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18            Sat 04/28/18
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                      80          46          75          49          83
Temp          43 43 62 74 79 78 64 58 51 46 59 69 74 73 63 57 53 50 66 77 82 81
Dewpt         37 37 41 38 34 34 39 39 39 40 40 34 31 29 34 33 37 37 40 40 39 39
Min/Max RH                   18          79          18          63          21
RH            78 81 46 27 19 20 40 49 63 79 48 27 20 19 34 40 54 61 39 26 22 22
Wind Dir       W SW SW SW  S  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE
Wind Spd       5  5  9  9  4  4 18 13 11  6  9  6  4  4  5  4  4  4  6  8 10 11
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)      2  2  8 14 24 44 35 10 12 14  9  3  2  3  7 11 14 17 21 24 26 28
PoP 12hr                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     3     3     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              5400  7600  5000   300  6800  7200  4500   100  7700  8300
T Wind Dir             SW    SW    NW     N    NE    NE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             11     6     4     9    10     3     4     4    10    13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18  Wed 05/02/18
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          57    84      61    86      65    90      63    87
Temp          64 57 79 81   67 61 79 83   69 65 82 86   70 63 83 84
Dewpt         44 49 49 46   51 55 55 50   57 58 55 42   55 56 48 36
Max/Min RH       74    27      81    31      79    20      82    17
RH            48 74 36 29   56 81 43 33   66 77 40 21   60 79 31 18
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr          5    10      10    20      20    20      30    20

$$

TXZ035-262230-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
336 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

Date             Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18            Sat 04/28/18
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          42          74          48          80
Temp          47 40 60 74 81 73 61 54 46 42 55 65 72 72 61 56 52 49 63 74 80 78
Dewpt         32 34 38 32 34 34 36 36 36 35 35 30 26 25 32 31 34 34 39 40 37 38
Min/Max RH                   17          76          16          58          21
RH            56 79 44 21 18 24 39 50 68 76 47 27 18 17 33 38 50 56 41 29 21 24
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5 12 12 17 23 20 13 10  8  8  4  4  5  6  6  5  5 10 12 13 14
Clouds        CL CL FW FW SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      2  4 10 17 41 22 18  3  4  4  1  1  0  2  8 14 15 16 22 27 32 37
PoP 12hr                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              5100 11200  4400   500  6000  7000  4400   100  7000  8400
T Wind Dir             SW    NW     N     N    NE    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             17    18    27    12     9     3     6     5    13    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18  Wed 05/02/18
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          55    80      57    86      59    86      57    81
Temp          61 55 74 77   63 57 78 82   65 59 79 82   65 57 76 78
Dewpt         44 47 50 47   51 52 50 39   52 52 38 29   41 43 38 30
Max/Min RH       74    32      83    20      81    13      59    17
RH            53 74 43 35   65 83 37 22   63 78 23 14   41 59 25 17
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   15>     15>   15>     15>   15>     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          5    20      10    10      20    10      20    10

$$

TXZ031-262230-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
336 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

Date             Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18            Sat 04/28/18
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                      83          44          76          47          83
Temp          42 41 62 77 82 77 64 56 50 44 57 68 74 75 62 56 52 48 66 78 83 80
Dewpt         36 35 39 37 33 36 39 42 41 40 37 32 28 27 31 33 34 36 40 39 36 36
Min/Max RH                   17          85          16          63          18
RH            80 81 43 24 17 23 40 58 73 85 48 26 18 17 30 42 51 63 38 25 19 20
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       4  4  5  8  5 13 16 13  6  6  6  6  4  3  5  4  4  4  6 10 12 12
Clouds        CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      3  5 15 25 43 46 24  8  7  5  3  0  0  0  3  5  7  8 13 18 18 18
PoP 12hr                      5          10           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     3     4     5     4     4     5     5
Mix Hgt              6700 11200  9100   300  6500  6900  4100   200  8000  9000
T Wind Dir             SW     W     N     N     N    NW    SE    SW     S     S
T Wind Spd             11    11    23     9    10     2     4     4    12    14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18  Wed 05/02/18
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          55    83      61    86      63    90      62    84
Temp          63 56 78 81   68 61 80 84   69 63 82 87   70 62 80 81
Dewpt         43 47 50 48   50 53 56 52   57 58 55 42   52 53 49 38
Max/Min RH       73    31      76    31      83    20      72    21
RH            48 73 37 32   53 76 45 33   66 83 40 21   54 72 35 21
PWind Dir        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC B1 SC   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr          5    10      10    20      20    20      30    20

$$

TXZ029-262230-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
336 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

Date             Thu 04/26/18            Fri 04/27/18            Sat 04/28/18
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                      75          39          72          45          78
Temp          39 42 59 71 73 67 55 50 44 39 54 64 71 71 58 52 48 46 61 73 78 74
Dewpt         31 33 39 36 36 37 38 36 35 35 36 29 27 27 31 31 33 34 40 39 37 37
Min/Max RH                   23          85          19          63          23
RH            73 70 47 28 26 33 53 58 70 85 50 27 19 19 36 44 56 63 46 29 23 26
Wind Dir      SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4 11 11 20 23 18 12  5  5  6  4  3  4  5  5  4  5 11 12 13 13
Clouds        CL CL FW FW SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      3  4 15 25 35 16  7  2  2  2  0  0  0  1  5  9 11 13 18 22 23 24
PoP 12hr                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt              5500 12100  4200   400  5800  7000  4400   100  7500 10300
T Wind Dir             SW    NW     N     N    NE     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             17    19    28     9     8     3     6     6    16    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18  Wed 05/02/18
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          53    79      54    87      56    84      54    79
Temp          59 53 74 76   61 54 79 84   64 56 79 81   62 54 75 76
Dewpt         43 46 49 49   51 51 50 38   49 51 39 31   35 40 38 30
Max/Min RH       77    35      90    19      86    16      59    18
RH            55 77 41 39   70 90 36 19   58 83 24 16   36 59 26 18
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15   15>     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          5    20      20    10      20    10      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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