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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
342 PM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TXZ024-251015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
342 PM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date           04/24/18      Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri
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          63          41          74          44
Temp          78 75 60 54 50 47 46 52 60 61 51 48 44 41 57 71 74 71 59 53 48 44
Dewpt         49 49 45 43 42 40 38 37 34 35 36 36 35 36 40 39 36 38 39 38 36 35
Max/Min RH                   82          34          83          25          70
RH            39 40 58 66 74 76 74 58 39 37 56 63 71 81 53 33 25 31 48 56 63 70
Wind Dir       E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  W SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      10 13 18 19 21 18 13 13 12 11  4  2  4  4  5  8  9 16 11  8  6  8
Clouds        SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL SC SC SC SC FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     47 66 79 96 97 98 95 73 18  5  1  1  0  2  2 37 45 37 35 21  5 10
PoP 12hr                     70          50           0           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.11        0.06           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  L  L  C  C
TSTMS             S  S  C  C  S  S
LAL                     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     5     4     3     5     5
Mix Hgt              2700  2300  2600  6000  3900   100  5600 10800  3700  1100
T Wind Dir              N     N     N     N    NW     W    SW    NW     N     N
T Wind Spd             24    27    23    19     5     6    11    21    33    10
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/27  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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          69      44    76      49    78      55    81      56    79
Temp          63 68   50 44 71 73   56 49 73 76   61 55 74 79   61 56 73 75
Dewpt         30 29   34 34 37 36   37 41 45 45   48 50 54 47   53 52 42 38
Min/Max RH       22      69    23      73    31      84    31      90    24
RH            30 23   53 67 28 25   51 73 38 34   63 83 51 33   75 86 32 26
PWind Dir        NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ026-251015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
342 PM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date           04/24/18      Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri
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                      46          64          42          74          46
Temp          79 78 64 56 51 47 47 51 61 62 52 49 45 42 56 69 73 72 61 55 50 46
Dewpt         47 48 47 45 45 42 41 41 37 35 37 38 38 38 41 42 39 38 41 40 39 37
Max/Min RH                   86          34          86          27          73
RH            41 35 54 68 79 82 80 67 40 36 56 66 76 84 56 37 29 28 47 58 66 71
Wind Dir      SE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  W  W  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd       8 12 13 17 21 18 17 13 12 11  5  4  4  3  4  6  9 10 11 11  9  8
Clouds        SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     37 59 84 95 96 99 97 79 22  8  1  1  4  4  1 23 53 57 41 26  7  9
PoP 12hr                     80          60           5           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.16        0.09           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  D  D  L  L
TSTMS             S  S  C  C  C  C
LAL                     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     5     5     4     2     4
Mix Hgt              4000  2500  2000  6000  4000   100  5400  8000  6300  2100
T Wind Dir             NE     N     N     N    NW    NW    SW    SW     N     N
T Wind Spd             19    27    20    19     6     3     8     8    29    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           04/27  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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          71      44    77      50    79      57    81      58    80
Temp          65 69   52 44 71 75   57 50 74 77   63 57 74 79   64 58 74 76
Dewpt         32 30   35 37 39 36   39 42 47 44   49 51 56 52   55 55 47 42
Min/Max RH       22      76    23      73    29      80    38      93    27
RH            29 23   51 75 31 25   51 73 39 31   60 80 53 39   74 90 39 29
PWind Dir         N      SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL CL FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0     5      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ043-251015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
342 PM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date           04/24/18      Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri
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          76          47
Temp          89 80 67 63 55 50 50 51 57 60 52 48 45 43 59 70 75 74 62 56 51 47
Dewpt         50 56 57 57 49 46 43 41 38 37 38 38 38 37 41 37 35 36 42 40 39 37
Max/Min RH                   88          42          82          22          69
RH            27 45 69 79 80 84 78 67 49 42 58 68 77 78 52 30 23 25 48 54 63 67
Wind Dir      SE  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  S  W  W  W  W SW SW NE NE  N  N  N
Wind Spd      10 13 16 16 19 20 19 13 10  8  4  4  4  4  4  5  4  6  8 10 10  6
Clouds        FW B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC FW SC FW
Clouds(%)     23 83 87 86 96 97 97 89 67 20  7  3  2  3  1 20 35 36 48 21 29 15
PoP 12hr                     80          60           5           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.54        0.09           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     C  C  C  D  D  L  L  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     5     5     5     5     5     3     5
Mix Hgt              4300  2300  2200  3900  2800   100  5200  7300  4900  2000
T Wind Dir              E     N     N     N    SW     W     W    SW     N     N
T Wind Spd             25    26    23    12     6     6     6     8    16    24
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/27  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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          71      45    78      52    81      58    83      60    83
Temp          64 69   52 46 71 75   59 53 76 78   63 58 76 80   64 60 77 80
Dewpt         32 30   34 36 36 34   38 44 45 45   49 53 55 51   55 55 44 38
Min/Max RH       22      70    20      73    28      82    34      87    21
RH            30 23   50 69 27 22   46 73 33 31   60 82 49 36   72 83 31 22
PWind Dir         N      SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          5       0     0       0    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ035-251015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
342 PM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date           04/24/18      Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri
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          62          41          75          43
Temp          89 80 67 56 50 46 45 51 58 61 52 49 44 42 58 68 75 71 58 52 46 43
Dewpt         44 47 50 43 41 39 37 36 34 32 34 34 34 35 40 35 33 36 38 36 34 34
Max/Min RH                   82          33          79          22          70
RH            22 32 54 63 72 75 73 57 40 33 51 57 68 76 51 29 22 27 47 55 62 70
Wind Dir      SE  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  S SW SW  W SW NW  N NE NE NE  N
Wind Spd       8 14 23 25 24 21 19 17 11 11  4  4  4  4  9 10  9 16 13 12 10  8
Clouds        SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 SC FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     43 63 64 84 92 97 96 85 42 11  2  4  3  8 13 32 41 43 31 30 20 13
PoP 12hr                     50          40           5          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.09        0.05           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  S  C  C  S  S
LAL                     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     5     4     3     5     5
Mix Hgt              2100  1800  2100  4900  3500   200  4500 10700  7000  1400
T Wind Dir             NE     N     N     N     N     W    SW    NW     N     N
T Wind Spd             25    28    24    13     3     4    12    14    32    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/27  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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          69      44    76      50    77      54    82      55    80
Temp          61 67   51 45 70 73   56 50 71 74   60 54 74 78   60 55 73 77
Dewpt         29 26   31 32 34 33   37 41 43 44   49 51 50 42   52 50 40 34
Min/Max RH       20      62    21      71    30      90    25      88    19
RH            29 21   47 61 26 23   49 71 36 34   68 89 43 27   75 82 30 21
PWind Dir        NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    20      20    10      20    20

$$

TXZ031-251015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
342 PM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date           04/24/18      Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri
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          65          41          76          45
Temp          82 80 67 58 53 49 49 53 62 64 54 49 45 42 58 70 75 74 62 55 50 45
Dewpt         49 49 53 46 46 44 41 40 36 35 36 38 37 36 40 39 36 37 40 40 37 37
Max/Min RH                   85          33          83          23          73
RH            33 34 63 63 77 82 74 60 37 34 51 65 72 81 50 32 24 26 46 57 62 73
Wind Dir      SE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  W  W  W SW SW  W NE  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd       9 13 11 17 21 18 16 13 12 10  4  3  3  3  4  6  8  8 11  9  8  6
Clouds        SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     34 68 86 96 95 98 98 85 31 10  2  1  1  3  1 20 50 53 37 27  9 10
PoP 12hr                     80          60           5           5          10
QPF 12hr                   0.19        0.09           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        C  C  D  D  L  L
TSTMS             C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     5     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     5     5     4     3     4
Mix Hgt              4900  2700  2800  6000  4200   200  5700  8700  6900  2100
T Wind Dir              E     N     N     N     N     W    SW    SW     N     N
T Wind Spd             18    27    23    18     5     4     6     8    29    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/27  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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          72      45    78      51    81      57    83      59    81
Temp          65 70   52 45 72 75   59 51 76 79   64 57 75 80   64 59 76 78
Dewpt         31 29   35 36 37 36   38 42 46 44   49 51 55 51   56 54 45 41
Min/Max RH       20      70    22      69    28      79    34      88    25
RH            28 21   51 70 28 24   46 69 34 29   58 79 50 36   74 85 34 26
PWind Dir         N      SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       0    10      10    20      20    20

$$

TXZ029-251015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
342 PM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Date           04/24/18      Wed 04/25/18            Thu 04/26/18            Fri
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                      42          61          39          73          41
Temp          81 76 58 51 46 43 45 50 58 60 49 46 42 40 57 69 73 68 56 49 44 41
Dewpt         46 48 43 41 40 38 37 36 35 34 36 34 34 35 42 38 36 38 38 36 35 35
Max/Min RH                   86          36          85          26          79
RH            32 38 57 69 78 82 74 59 43 37 60 62 73 81 57 32 26 34 51 60 71 78
Wind Dir       E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  S SW SW SW  W  N  N NE  N NE  N
Wind Spd       6 17 24 21 25 21 14 13 11 10  4  3  4  4  9 10 10 16 12  9  6  8
Clouds        SC B1 B1 OV OV OV OV B2 FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     39 57 62 92 97 98 94 80 20  5  1  2  1  7  9 29 38 27 26 24 10 12
PoP 12hr                     60          40           5          10          10
QPF 12hr                   0.10        0.04           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S  L  L  C  C
TSTMS             S  S  C  C  S  S
LAL                     4     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     5     4     3     5     5
Mix Hgt              3100  2100  2400  5600  3700   200  5200 12000  2900  1000
T Wind Dir             NE     N     N     N    NE    SW    SW    NW     N     N
T Wind Spd             25    28    25    18     5     5    14    21    29    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           04/27  Sat 04/28/18  Sun 04/29/18  Mon 04/30/18  Tue 05/01/18
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          67      42    74      48    75      51    80      52    77
Temp          60 65   49 43 69 71   55 48 71 72   57 51 73 77   57 53 72 74
Dewpt         29 28   31 33 35 34   36 42 44 45   48 49 51 40   51 47 40 36
Min/Max RH       23      70    23      78    33      93    25      87    23
RH            30 25   50 68 29 26   49 78 38 37   72 92 47 26   79 81 32 25
PWind Dir        NE      SE     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    20      20    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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