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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
428 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

TXZ024-232215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
428 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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          59          83          56          84
TEMP             57 63 71 74 73 68 65 63 61 69 77 82 80 70 65 61 58 68 78 83 81
DEWPT            56 56 57 57 55 57 49 49 46 42 37 31 26 25 27 30 33 34 33 32 31
MIN/MAX RH                   51          70          14          40          16
RH               99 77 60 54 51 70 57 65 58 37 24 16 14 18 24 32 40 29 19 16 16
WIND DIR          E  E  E SE SE SE SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD          6  4  5  9 11  8  8  9 12 17 21 27 25 18 16 14 14 12 11 13 12
CLOUDS           OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        94 93 88 72 58 50 37 41 41 35 29 19  9 11 13 10  7  6  6  7  9
POP 12HR                     20          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              S  S
TSTMS                   S  S
OBVIS            PF PF                         BD BD
LAL                     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     5     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              1800  2900  1800   200 11600 13400  8900   200 10700 12800
T WIND DIR              E    SE     S    SW    SW     W    SW     W     W     W
T WIND SPD              6    13     6     9    24    41    18    17    18    18
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          SUN 04/26/15 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15
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      81      51      69      47      71      48      76
TEMP          64 57 75 78 59 53 65 67 54 49 66 69 56 50 70 73
DEWPT         32 36 37 38 43 45 44 43 44 41 41 37 42 40 38 38
MAX/MIN RH
RH            30 44 25 24 56 74 46 41 69 74 40 31 59 70 32 29
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       E       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5      30      40      20      10       5       5

$$

TXZ026-232215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
428 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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                      74          60          86          56          87
TEMP             57 63 70 73 73 68 66 64 62 71 80 85 83 72 66 61 58 69 80 86 84
DEWPT            57 58 59 60 60 60 57 54 51 47 42 35 30 29 31 32 34 36 37 36 36
MIN/MAX RH                   62          77          15          40          17
RH              100 83 66 62 64 77 75 73 66 42 26 17 15 20 27 34 40 30 21 17 18
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E SE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD          8  5  6  9 10 10  8  8 10 17 21 27 25 19 16 13 13 12 11 13 12
CLOUDS           OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        94 95 88 84 64 59 37 47 50 42 31 21 10 11 11 10  8  7  6  8  9
POP 12HR                     20          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS            PF PF                         BD BD
LAL                     1     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     5     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              2300  3400  2500   200 11900 12600  7500   200 10100 12300
T WIND DIR              E    SE    SE    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD              8    12     8     5    24    39    16    11    14    16
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          SUN 04/26/15 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15
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      84      54      71      49      72      50      77
TEMP          65 57 77 81 62 55 67 69 56 51 67 70 58 52 71 74
DEWPT         37 39 40 41 45 48 49 44 45 42 43 41 43 43 40 41
MAX/MIN RH
RH            35 51 27 24 54 75 52 40 66 71 42 35 57 71 33 30
PWIND DIR          SW       S       E       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5      30      40      30      10      10       5

$$

TXZ043-232215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
428 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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                      82          63          86          57          86
TEMP             60 68 77 81 80 73 70 67 65 73 80 85 83 72 66 62 59 69 79 85 83
DEWPT            60 63 62 56 51 49 51 53 51 48 43 35 28 28 30 33 35 37 37 35 32
MIN/MAX RH                   34          64          13          40          16
RH              100 81 58 41 34 41 52 62 60 41 27 17 13 19 26 33 40 31 22 17 16
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          4  4  5  9 12 11 10 13 13 17 21 26 23 16 14 12 11 12 12 13 11
CLOUDS           OV OV B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL FW CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        91 92 65 57 55 64 60 69 61 49 37 24 12  7  3  4  6  5  5  7  9
POP 12HR                     30          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   C  C  S  S  S  S
OBVIS            PF PF                         BD BD
LAL                     1     3     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              2400 10300  6500   900  9600 11500  6500   200  8900  9700
T WIND DIR             SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W     W
T WIND SPD              5    18    10    21    28    36    14    13    17    23
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          SUN 04/26/15 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15
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            56      86      55      74      49      72      51      78
TEMP          66 58 79 83 64 57 69 72 57 51 67 70 58 53 72 75
DEWPT         35 34 36 35 46 45 45 42 46 44 42 39 44 43 41 40
MAX/MIN RH
RH            32 40 21 18 52 64 42 34 67 77 40 32 60 69 34 29
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SE      NW      NW       N      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5      20      30      20       5       5       0

$$

TXZ035-232215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
428 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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          58          83          52          82
TEMP             54 65 76 82 80 71 66 62 60 68 77 82 80 68 62 57 54 65 75 81 79
DEWPT            54 55 49 41 37 43 43 46 45 38 32 25 21 24 29 32 33 33 32 29 27
MIN/MAX RH                   21          58          11          45          14
RH              100 70 39 24 21 36 43 56 58 33 19 12 11 19 28 38 45 30 21 15 15
WIND DIR          E  E  S  S SW  S SW SW SW  W SW SW  W SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          5  8  6 13 14 11 11 11 12 18 25 28 27 20 16 14 13 13 14 17 16
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        84 80 53 53 36 50 40 56 45 37 30 22 13 12 10  8  6  9 12 10  8
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS            PF PF                         BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              5900 10500  5800   300 10300 13300  8600   200  8600 10500
T WIND DIR             SE    SW    SW    SW     W     W    SW     W     W     W
T WIND SPD              4    19    11     9    28    39    19    13    17    23
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  4  6  6  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  1
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CH CH EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


DATE          SUN 04/26/15 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15
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      82      49      70      45      71      48      76
TEMP          62 55 75 79 58 51 65 68 53 47 65 69 56 50 70 73
DEWPT         31 32 28 26 40 41 41 41 43 39 38 36 38 39 36 34
MAX/MIN RH
RH            31 42 18 14 52 68 41 38 70 75 37 29 52 67 28 24
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SE      NW       N       N       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0       5      20      30      20       5       5       0

$$

TXZ031-232215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
428 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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                      77          61          87          57          88
TEMP             58 65 73 76 75 70 67 65 63 72 81 86 84 73 67 62 59 70 81 87 85
DEWPT            58 60 61 61 59 60 53 53 51 46 41 35 30 29 31 34 36 36 35 35 36
MIN/MAX RH                   56          73          14          42          16
RH              100 82 65 59 56 73 62 69 65 39 24 16 14 19 26 35 42 29 19 16 17
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E SE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD          8  5  5  8 10 10  9  9 12 18 21 27 24 19 17 13 13 12 11 13 11
CLOUDS           OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        94 93 88 84 59 57 40 52 50 40 28 19 10 10  9  8  7  7  7  8  9
POP 12HR                     20          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS            PF PF                         BD BD
LAL                     1     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     5     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              1900  5100  3700   200 11700 12400  7800   200 10700 12200
T WIND DIR              E    SE     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD              6    12     8     9    26    39    17    13    16    18
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          SUN 04/26/15 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15
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            56      86      54      72      49      73      50      77
TEMP          66 58 79 83 63 56 68 70 56 51 68 71 58 52 71 74
DEWPT         37 38 39 41 45 48 48 45 46 43 43 42 44 43 41 41
MAX/MIN RH
RH            34 48 24 23 53 74 49 41 69 73 40 35 59 71 34 30
PWIND DIR          SW       S       E       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5      30      40      30      10      10       5

$$

TXZ029-232215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
428 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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          54          82          50          81
TEMP             53 63 74 79 77 68 63 59 56 66 75 81 79 67 60 55 52 63 74 80 78
DEWPT            53 55 51 42 40 45 44 45 43 38 33 26 22 24 29 32 33 33 32 29 28
MIN/MAX RH                   26          62          12          48          15
RH              100 75 44 27 27 44 50 60 62 36 21 13 12 19 31 41 48 32 21 15 16
WIND DIR          E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW SW  W SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          8  8  6 12 13 11 10  9 11 17 25 27 26 18 14 13 13 13 13 16 14
CLOUDS           B2 OV B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        86 91 54 58 46 34 37 47 40 34 27 19 11 12 13  9  6  6  6  7  8
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS            PF PF                         BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              7000 11300  6300   200 10800 14400  9500   200  9300 11200
T WIND DIR             SE     S    SW    SW    SW     W    SW     W     W     W
T WIND SPD              5    19    12     9    25    40    17    16    17    21
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  5  6  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CH CH NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


DATE          SUN 04/26/15 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15
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            50      79      48      68      43      69      46      74
TEMP          60 52 72 76 57 50 63 66 51 45 63 67 54 48 68 71
DEWPT         32 32 30 29 41 41 41 40 42 39 38 35 39 39 36 34
MAX/MIN RH
RH            34 47 21 18 56 71 44 38 70 78 39 30 56 72 31 26
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SE       N       N       N       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0       5      20      40      20       5       5       0

$$

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 INDX...........................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 FOR ACCUMULATING 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(FT 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).....................PASQUILL 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
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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