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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
358 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

TXZ024-182215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
358 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

DATE             SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15
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          48          70          42          69
TEMP          57 55 63 71 76 74 63 56 52 50 57 64 68 66 56 51 47 44 54 64 69 68
DEWPT         55 52 48 34 27 29 34 37 37 38 40 40 40 37 37 35 34 32 30 31 32 34
MIN/MAX RH                   16          64          31          62          28
RH            96 90 58 26 16 19 33 48 55 64 53 41 36 34 49 53 60 61 41 29 26 29
WIND DIR       S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  E SE  S SE
WIND SPD       9  4  4 10 14 14  9  8 10 11 17 18 19 13  4  4  4  4  6  5  8 11
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     63 39 27 29 26 31 31 29 27 27 21 26 39 39 25 38 50 46 35 30 23 26
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
OBVIS          F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     5     4     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT             14400 16800  9900   300  7800  8300  4700   300  5700  8100
T WIND DIR             SW    SW    NW    NW    NW     N     N    NW    SE     S
T WIND SPD             11    26     9     8    26    24     6     4     9    16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            47      71      48      77      53      80      56      75
TEMP          54 49 63 66 55 50 71 75 61 55 75 78 64 58 74 77
DEWPT         39 42 45 45 50 47 51 44 50 48 44 43 48 46 41 35
MAX/MIN RH
RH            58 77 51 47 82 90 49 33 67 77 33 29 56 64 30 22
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           30      30      30      20      30      20      20      20

$$

TXZ026-182215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
358 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

DATE             SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15
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                      79          49          73          44          71
TEMP          59 58 66 73 78 76 64 58 53 51 59 67 71 69 59 53 49 46 55 65 70 69
DEWPT         55 54 56 48 40 36 37 39 40 43 43 42 42 39 39 37 37 34 34 32 32 34
MIN/MAX RH                   21          73          30          63          26
RH            93 86 69 41 26 23 37 49 60 73 56 40 35 33 47 54 63 62 44 29 24 27
WIND DIR       S SE  S SW SW SW  S  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NE  E SE SE
WIND SPD       4  4  5  9 13 12 10  8  8  9 14 18 19 16  6  5  5  5  9  5  5 10
CLOUDS        B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     78 59 49 42 38 28 36 31 29 29 23 23 36 43 16 27 38 47 33 29 27 18
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
OBVIS          F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     5     4     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT              7000 17500  8800   200  7900  8700  4800   200  5900  7600
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     W    NW    NW     N     N    NW     E     S
T WIND SPD              9    23     5     5    24    24     6     4     6    11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            48      72      51      79      55      82      57      78
TEMP          55 50 65 68 58 53 72 76 63 57 76 79 65 59 77 80
DEWPT         40 43 44 47 50 50 52 50 56 52 51 46 48 49 45 41
MAX/MIN RH
RH            57 77 46 47 76 89 49 40 79 85 41 31 55 69 32 25
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      30      30      20      30      20      20      20

$$

TXZ043-182215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
358 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

DATE             SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15
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          49          75          46          72
TEMP          59 57 65 74 79 77 65 58 54 51 59 68 73 71 60 55 51 48 57 66 70 69
DEWPT         54 55 55 39 31 30 33 36 37 39 42 40 41 41 43 42 42 38 36 34 37 36
MIN/MAX RH                   16          63          29          73          29
RH            96 93 70 28 17 18 30 44 52 63 53 36 31 34 53 61 73 68 46 30 30 30
WIND DIR       S  S SW  W SW SW  S SW  W  W  N NW NW  N  N NE  N NE  E  E SE SE
WIND SPD       5  5  5 12 13 13  9  8  6  8 12 13 13 13  6  4  5  4  9  8  8  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     63 56 45 40 36 21 24 20 18 13 11 17 26 40 30 31 48 53 36 32 23 29
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS          F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     5     5     4     5     5
MIX HGT             12500 17100  9400   100  8300 10200  6100   200  5100  6400
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     S     W    NW    NW     N     N     E     S
T WIND SPD             11    20     6     6    18    19     8     5    11    12
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            49      72      54      80      56      83      58      80
TEMP          56 51 66 69 60 56 74 78 64 58 76 80 66 60 78 81
DEWPT         42 44 49 50 53 53 54 45 51 48 51 48 52 50 46 42
MAX/MIN RH
RH            58 76 53 51 78 89 50 31 62 70 42 32 61 69 32 25
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S      SW      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10      30      20      30      30      20      20      20

$$

TXZ035-182215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
358 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

DATE             SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15
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                      76          46          71          42          71
TEMP          55 52 61 71 76 74 62 55 51 48 56 64 69 67 57 51 47 44 54 65 70 68
DEWPT         52 49 36 26 23 23 29 34 35 34 38 37 37 36 38 37 39 34 34 31 35 34
MIN/MAX RH                   13          59          27          74          27
RH           100 92 39 18 14 15 29 45 54 59 51 36 31 31 49 60 74 68 46 28 27 28
WIND DIR      SW  W  W  W SW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E NE  E  E SE  S  S
WIND SPD       5  4  5 14 19 17 10  9 10 11 17 18 17 13  6  8  6  5 10 11 12 13
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     43 28 16 22 24 38 28 23 21 11 10 23 40 45 33 54 74 51 32 36 24 35
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     5     5     4     5     5
MIX HGT             13400 15500  9600   100  7700  9000  4900   400  5500  6700
T WIND DIR              W    SW     W     W     N    NW    NE     E    SE     S
T WIND SPD             11    29     8     6    23    20     6     4    13    18
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            46      71      50      77      51      81      54      78
TEMP          54 48 64 67 57 52 72 75 60 53 74 77 62 56 75 78
DEWPT         40 42 46 43 49 48 45 37 44 43 41 36 46 45 33 31
MAX/MIN RH
RH            59 80 51 41 76 88 38 25 54 69 31 23 55 65 22 18
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S      SW      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW FW
POP 12HR           20      20      20      20      20      10      20      10

$$

TXZ031-182215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
358 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

DATE             SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15
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          49          74          44          71
TEMP          60 58 66 74 79 77 65 58 54 51 59 68 73 71 59 53 49 46 56 66 71 70
DEWPT         54 54 55 43 38 35 37 39 40 42 43 42 42 41 41 39 40 35 34 33 34 35
MIN/MAX RH                   20          71          30          73          27
RH            91 86 68 33 22 22 35 48 58 71 55 40 34 35 51 60 73 67 44 28 26 27
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NE  E SE SE
WIND SPD       5  5  6 10 14 13 10  6  8  8 14 17 17 14  5  4  4  4  8  5  5 10
CLOUDS        B2 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     76 56 45 39 36 25 28 29 27 27 15 21 48 43 19 29 42 49 34 29 22 18
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
OBVIS          F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     5     4     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT             11900 17500  9300   300  8100  9200  5000   200  5800  7500
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     S    NW    NW    NW     N    NW     E     S
T WIND SPD             12    25     5     5    23    24     6     4     8    12
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            48      73      51      80      55      83      58      79
TEMP          56 50 66 69 58 53 73 77 63 57 77 80 66 60 78 81
DEWPT         40 43 45 48 50 50 52 49 55 52 50 48 49 49 44 41
MAX/MIN RH
RH            55 77 47 48 75 89 48 38 76 82 39 33 54 68 30 24
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      30      30      20      30      20      20      20

$$

TXZ029-182215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
358 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

DATE             SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15
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                      73          44          68          41          68
TEMP          53 51 59 67 72 70 59 53 48 46 54 62 66 64 55 49 46 43 52 62 67 66
DEWPT         49 49 37 27 26 27 32 35 36 35 39 38 38 35 35 34 35 32 31 30 34 34
MIN/MAX RH                   17          66          30          67          29
RH           100 94 44 21 18 20 35 50 62 66 57 41 36 34 48 56 66 66 44 29 29 30
WIND DIR      SW SW  W SW SW  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N NE  E NE  E  E  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  4  6 13 18 17  9  8  8 10 17 18 17 13  5  5  4  4  9  8 11 13
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     44 27 17 23 26 42 30 27 25 19 16 23 37 41 33 49 59 49 30 32 25 33
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     5     5     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT             12700 15000  9200   200  7500  8500  4400   200  6600  7500
T WIND DIR              W    SW    NW    NW     N     N    NE     E    SE    SW
T WIND SPD             10    27     6     6    25    21     6     3    11    19
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            44      69      47      76      49      78      52      74
TEMP          52 46 61 64 54 49 70 73 58 51 73 76 61 54 72 75
DEWPT         38 40 44 42 46 44 47 39 46 43 41 37 44 43 34 31
MAX/MIN RH
RH            60 79 53 44 73 85 44 29 64 74 31 24 53 66 24 20
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW FW
POP 12HR           30      30      20      20      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 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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