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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
316 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

TXZ024-241030-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
316 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Date           04/23/18      Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu
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          77          43          61          40
Temp          72 75 61 57 52 49 60 72 77 69 58 52 47 44 43 49 57 60 50 46 44 40
Dewpt         42 44 44 44 44 46 48 52 51 54 50 46 44 41 39 37 36 36 37 37 36 37
Max/Min RH                   88          39          88          40          88
RH            34 33 53 62 72 88 65 48 40 59 77 79 87 87 84 65 45 40 62 69 74 88
Wind Dir       S SE SE SE  S SE SE SE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W SW
Wind Spd       4  8  5  4  5  4  9 11 10 16 17 17 17 19 14 13  9 10  4  2  3  4
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)      5  3  8 22 24 14 15 31 64 65 84 95 97 96 95 83 36 13  4  4  2  6
PoP 12hr                      0          30          70          50           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.15        0.27        0.08           0
Rain SHWRS                          C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                               C  C  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     3     5     5     4     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     5     3     3     3     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              4200   200  4200  8400  1700  1800  1600  5400  3900   200
T Wind Dir             SE     S    SE     S     N     N     N     N     N     W
T Wind Spd              6     4    13     9    24    28    24    17     6     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/26  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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      45    70      46    74      51    78      54    80
Temp          69 72   54 45 64 68   52 46 69 72   57 51 71 76   60 54 74 77
Dewpt         41 40   42 38 34 32   35 35 38 38   40 42 44 44   47 49 53 51
Min/Max RH       28      77    24      65    27      72    30      84    37
RH            37 31   63 76 33 26   50 65 32 29   53 72 37 33   63 84 49 40
PWind Dir        SW       N    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10      20     0       5     5      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ026-241030-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
316 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Date           04/23/18      Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu
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          79          45          62          41
Temp          74 75 64 58 53 50 63 74 78 73 61 54 48 45 45 50 58 62 51 47 44 42
Dewpt         44 44 46 47 48 48 51 54 53 52 55 48 47 44 43 40 40 37 40 40 39 39
Max/Min RH                   93          40          96          40          92
RH            34 33 52 67 83 93 66 50 42 48 80 79 95 95 91 68 51 40 66 77 83 90
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  W
Wind Spd       3  4  6  6  5  5 11 14 12 13 11 14 16 18 17 13 10 10  5  4  4  4
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      5  3  6 20 24 25 26 32 48 77 84 96 98 97 92 87 42 17  5  3  2  4
PoP 12hr                      0          20          70          50           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.06        0.45        0.14           0
Rain SHWRS                          S  S  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                               S  S  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     3     5     5     4     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     4     3     3     3     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              3900   100  5000  7600  5500  1800  1500  5400  3900   100
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE     E     N     N     N     N    NW
T Wind Spd              6     4    16    16    18    28    25    17     8     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           04/26  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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      46    72      47    75      51    79      56    80
Temp          67 72   56 46 65 70   54 47 71 73   57 51 74 77   62 56 74 77
Dewpt         44 40   44 40 36 33   37 37 40 38   40 43 47 45   48 51 56 52
Min/Max RH       29      83    24      68    27      74    30      83    39
RH            43 31   65 79 34 26   53 68 33 28   52 74 38 32   59 83 53 41
PWind Dir        SW      NE     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr          5      20     0       5     5      10    10      20    20

$$

TXZ043-241030-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
316 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Date           04/23/18      Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu
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                      51          87          46          60          42
Temp          77 77 64 58 53 51 67 79 86 75 63 59 51 46 47 50 58 59 51 47 45 43
Dewpt         40 40 42 44 45 45 50 52 49 54 57 57 51 45 44 41 41 38 40 39 40 39
Max/Min RH                   81          29         100          45          88
RH            27 26 45 60 74 81 55 40 29 48 81 93 99 96 88 71 55 45 67 74 83 86
Wind Dir      SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd       4  4  6  6  5  4  9 12 12 14 19 13 17 18 16 14 11  9  4  4  4  4
Clouds        FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW CL CL
Clouds(%)      7  3  2  4 13 16 14 30 53 88 85 95 97 95 95 95 73 41 13 11  3  5
PoP 12hr                      0          40          70          50           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.13        0.67        0.13           0
Rain SHWRS                          C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                               C  C  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     4     5     5     4     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     4     4     3     3     3     3     5     5
Mix Hgt              3500   100  5400 13200  7400  1900  1800  3500  2500   100
T Wind Dir             SE    SE     S     S     E     N     N     N     S     W
T Wind Spd              6     5    12    18    27    26    25    18     4     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/26  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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      48    73      48    76      53    80      57    82
Temp          69 74   56 48 67 71   55 48 71 74   61 53 75 77   62 58 76 79
Dewpt         40 37   42 38 34 31   37 36 37 37   40 45 46 45   50 52 55 52
Min/Max RH       24      71    22      64    24      73    29      82    36
RH            35 26   58 69 30 23   51 64 29 26   46 73 36 31   66 82 48 38
PWind Dir        SW      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 SC B1 B1   SC SC SC B1
PoP 12hr          5      20     5       5     5      10    10      10    20

$$

TXZ035-241030-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
316 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Date           04/23/18      Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu
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          81          43          61          41
Temp          75 76 64 58 53 50 62 75 79 72 58 52 45 43 44 49 59 60 50 47 43 42
Dewpt         37 39 39 41 42 43 49 49 44 48 49 47 43 40 39 36 37 34 36 36 36 35
Max/Min RH                   78          28          94          38          79
RH            25 26 40 52 66 77 63 40 29 43 71 84 93 89 81 60 44 38 58 66 75 76
Wind Dir       S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  S  W SW
Wind Spd       9 11 10 11  8  6 10 10  9 18 21 20 20 20 19 16 11 10  4  4  4  4
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B1 FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     16 12  6 18 11 14 17 25 59 62 64 86 95 95 94 89 51 24 12 19 15  8
PoP 12hr                      0          20          60          40           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.05        0.16        0.06           0
Rain SHWRS                          S  S  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                               S  S  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     2     4     4     4     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     5     4     3     3     4     5     5
Mix Hgt              4000   200  9200 17100  1800  1600  2000  4800  3100   200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE     S     S    NE     N     N     N     E     W
T Wind Spd             10     9    10    16    28    29    27    16     3     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           04/26  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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      44    70      47    73      50    77      54    81
Temp          67 72   52 44 63 69   52 47 68 70   56 50 70 74   59 55 75 77
Dewpt         38 37   41 36 32 29   33 34 37 35   38 43 43 43   47 50 51 43
Min/Max RH       27      76    22      60    26      76    30      86    28
RH            35 28   66 73 31 23   47 60 32 28   52 76 38 32   64 84 43 30
PWind Dir        SW      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10      20     5       5    10      10    20      10    20

$$

TXZ031-241030-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
316 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Date           04/23/18      Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu
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          83          46          63          41
Temp          76 77 64 58 53 50 65 76 82 75 62 55 49 46 47 52 58 62 52 48 44 42
Dewpt         41 42 43 46 45 46 49 51 51 51 54 50 47 44 42 39 39 36 38 39 37 38
Max/Min RH                   86          34          94          37          87
RH            28 29 46 63 74 86 56 41 35 43 75 84 91 92 83 63 48 37 60 71 77 87
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE NW NW SW
Wind Spd       3  4  5  6  4  4 11 13 11 14 13 14 16 18 17 13 10  9  4  3  3  4
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV SC FW FW CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      4  3  6 18 22 20 17 31 53 75 88 94 98 97 96 91 49 22  6  3  2  3
PoP 12hr                      0          30          70          50           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.08        0.46        0.13           0
Rain SHWRS                          C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                               C  C  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     3     5     5     4     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     5     3     3     3     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              4100   200  5200  7800  5400  2100  1800  5200  3600   200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE     E     N     N     N     N     W
T Wind Spd              6     5    16    17    21    26    25    17     5     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/26  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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      46    73      47    76      52    80      56    81
Temp          69 75   56 46 66 71   55 47 70 74   59 52 74 78   62 56 76 79
Dewpt         42 39   44 39 35 32   37 36 39 38   40 42 46 44   48 50 55 52
Min/Max RH       26      77    22      65    25      69    28      81    36
RH            38 28   62 76 31 24   51 64 31 28   49 68 37 30   60 81 49 38
PWind Dir        SW      NE     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5      20     0       5     5      10    10      20    20

$$

TXZ029-241030-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
316 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Date           04/23/18      Tue 04/24/18            Wed 04/25/18            Thu
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          75          42          58          39
Temp          72 74 61 55 51 48 59 69 68 66 53 49 44 42 44 49 55 57 47 44 41 40
Dewpt         39 41 42 41 42 43 50 49 49 52 48 43 41 39 39 36 36 34 36 36 35 36
Max/Min RH                   83          40          91          40          85
RH            30 30 49 59 71 83 72 48 50 61 84 81 87 89 83 61 48 41 65 73 79 85
Wind Dir       S  S SE SE  S  S  S SE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  S SW SW
Wind Spd       8  9  8  8  6  6  9  8  9 19 20 21 21 19 17 13 10  9  4  3  3  4
Clouds        FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC B1 OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)      6  3  7 13  9  8  8 27 53 48 64 89 96 97 94 80 40 15  8 11  5  6
PoP 12hr                      0          30          60          40           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.11        0.15        0.05           0
Rain SHWRS                          C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                               C  C  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     3     4     4     4     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     5     4     3     3     4     4     5
Mix Hgt              4300   200  5700 15300  1600  1700  2000  5000  3400   200
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    NE     N     N     N     E    SW
T Wind Spd             10     9    11    12    29    29    24    18     4     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           04/26  Fri 04/27/18  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18
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      42    69      45    72      48    76      51    79
Temp          67 69   50 42 64 67   52 45 67 69   55 48 69 72   56 52 73 75
Dewpt         39 41   40 36 32 32   34 34 37 35   38 41 44 41   46 48 50 42
Min/Max RH       30      82    25      65    27      77    30      89    29
RH            35 36   68 79 30 27   51 64 34 29   53 75 40 32   69 88 45 30
PWind Dir        SW      NE    NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10      20     5       5     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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