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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
842 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

TXZ024-251015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
842 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE           04/24/15      SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON
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                      56          84          56          82          52
TEMP                70 65 61 58 68 78 83 81 70 65 61 58 67 76 81 79 67 59 55 53
DEWPT               31 31 32 34 35 34 31 30 33 34 35 34 39 35 33 47 39 46 51 48
MAX/MIN RH                   41          15          41          18          86
RH                  23 28 34 41 29 20 15 16 25 31 38 40 36 22 18 32 36 62 85 83
WIND DIR            SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  S  S  S SW  N  N NE
WIND SPD            17 17 16 16 14 13 14 16 11 10 10 10 10  9 13 14  9  9  6  9
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)            5  0  0  0  0  0  3  7 10 15 14 21 17 32 45 67 65 62 72 81
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.14
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  C  C  C  C  L
TSTMS                                                       S  S  C  C  C  C  L
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     3     4     4
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT                     200  9800 12000  6800   100 13500 16300  9600  1400
T WIND DIR                    W     W     W    SW     W     W     S     S     N
T WIND SPD                   17    19    20     9    10    16    20     8    11
RFTI                 1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/27 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15
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            61      45      65      46      75      49      79      54      84
TEMP          59 59 51 47 61 63 53 48 69 72 58 51 73 76 63 56 78 82
DEWPT         51 49 45 40 41 38 43 40 41 38 45 42 43 40 45 44 46 45
MIN/MAX RH
RH            74 69 79 76 48 39 67 72 36 29 61 71 34 27 51 64 32 27
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N      NW       N       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           70      50      10       5       0       5       0       0       5

$$

TXZ026-251015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
842 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE           04/24/15      SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON
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                      56          88          56          86          56
TEMP                71 66 61 59 69 81 87 85 73 66 61 58 68 79 85 83 71 63 59 57
DEWPT               34 33 34 36 37 37 34 34 36 37 38 38 41 40 35 48 42 49 54 51
MAX/MIN RH                   42          14          47          17          82
RH                  26 30 36 42 31 21 15 16 26 34 42 47 38 25 17 30 36 59 82 79
WIND DIR            SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW  S SW SW  W  W  S  S  S SE  N NE NE
WIND SPD            18 16 12 13 13 13 13 14 11  9  6  6  6  9 13 14  8  9  6 11
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS(%)            0  0  0  0  0  0  3  7  6 13 10 18 15 30 37 61 67 72 80 88
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.21
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  C  C  C  C  L
TSTMS                                                       S  S  C  C  C  C  L
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     3     4     4
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT                     200 10400 12200  7300   100 13200 15800  9200  1400
T WIND DIR                    W     W     W    SW     W     W     S     E    NE
T WIND SPD                   12    17    18     9     5    12    20     8    13
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/27 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15
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            63      47      67      48      76      50      81      54      86
TEMP          61 61 53 49 63 65 55 50 70 73 59 52 74 78 63 57 79 83
DEWPT         53 50 46 43 42 40 44 42 43 41 45 44 44 44 47 47 49 48
MIN/MAX RH
RH            76 67 78 80 46 40 66 75 38 31 60 74 34 30 56 69 35 30
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N       N       N      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           70      50      10       5       5       5       0       0       0

$$

TXZ043-251015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
842 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE           04/24/15      SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON
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                      56          85          56          86          56
TEMP                71 65 61 58 68 79 84 82 71 66 61 58 69 79 85 83 71 64 59 57
DEWPT               33 32 33 35 37 36 32 31 34 34 36 37 41 39 34 50 38 45 44 45
MAX/MIN RH                   42          15          44          16          67
RH                  25 29 35 42 32 22 16 16 26 31 38 44 37 24 16 32 30 50 56 64
WIND DIR            SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW  W  W  N
WIND SPD            14 14 11 12 13 17 18 16  9  9  6  9 10 10 14 13 10  6  4  8
CLOUDS              FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)           10  0  0  0  0  0  2  9  6  8  8 18 23 42 45 50 58 66 65 63
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                       S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     3     4     4
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT                     200  8700  9600  5700   100 12100 14400  7900   400
T WIND DIR                    W     W     W    SW    SW     W     S    SW    NW
T WIND SPD                   13    19    24    10     8    13    21     8     8
RFTI                 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


DATE           04/27 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15
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            70      47      67      47      76      51      82      56      86
TEMP          66 68 54 49 63 65 54 49 70 73 60 53 75 79 65 58 80 84
DEWPT         49 50 48 44 42 40 43 41 42 41 45 43 44 42 46 47 48 45
MIN/MAX RH
RH            54 52 80 82 47 40 66 74 37 31 59 70 33 27 50 67 33 26
PWIND DIR           N       N       N      NW       N      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           40      40      10       5       0       0       0       0       0

$$

TXZ035-251015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
842 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE           04/24/15      SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON
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                      52          82          53          81          51
TEMP                67 61 57 54 65 75 81 79 68 62 58 55 65 75 80 78 66 59 54 52
DEWPT               27 29 31 33 33 31 26 26 29 30 33 32 35 29 29 31 32 38 40 43
MAX/MIN RH                   45          13          41          15          73
RH                  22 30 38 45 30 20 13 14 23 30 39 41 33 18 15 18 28 46 58 72
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NE
WIND SPD            19 16 13 13 14 18 19 18 11 11  9  9 10 12 17 19 12  9  4 10
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)            1  0  0  0  0  0  6  8 13 15 17 21 15 30 55 60 59 59 61 64
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                       S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT                     300  8900 10700  6600   200 11800 16000 10200  4800
T WIND DIR                    W     W     W    SW     W     W    SW    SW     S
T WIND SPD                   13    21    24     9     8    16    20    10    10
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/27 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15
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            65      43      66      45      76      48      81      53      85
TEMP          61 63 50 45 61 64 53 47 69 73 58 51 74 78 62 56 78 82
DEWPT         45 45 43 39 36 34 39 37 39 36 42 40 40 37 41 43 43 37
MIN/MAX RH
RH            56 52 76 78 40 33 59 70 33 26 55 65 29 22 45 63 29 20
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N       N      NW      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           50      40      10       5       0       0       0       0       5

$$

TXZ031-251015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
842 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE           04/24/15      SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON
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                      56          88          56          87          56
TEMP                71 66 61 59 69 81 87 85 73 66 61 58 69 80 86 84 71 63 59 57
DEWPT               33 33 34 36 37 36 32 33 35 37 36 36 41 38 35 48 42 47 49 50
MAX/MIN RH                   42          13          44          16          80
RH                  25 30 37 42 31 20 14 15 25 34 39 44 36 22 16 29 35 55 70 77
WIND DIR            SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  S  S  S  S NW NW NE
WIND SPD            14 16 13 13 13 13 16 14 11  9  8  8  9  9 14 14  9  8  5 10
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)            2  0  0  0  0  0  3  8  7 12  9 18 16 32 39 60 66 72 78 84
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.16
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  C  C  C  C  L
TSTMS                                                       S  S  C  C  C  C  L
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     3     4     4
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT                     200 10000 11600  6800   100 13600 15400  9000  1600
T WIND DIR                    W     W     W    SW    SW     W     S     S     N
T WIND SPD                   14    17    19     9     8    14    21     6    11
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/27 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15
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            65      47      67      47      77      50      82      55      86
TEMP          62 63 53 49 63 65 55 49 70 74 59 53 75 79 64 57 79 83
DEWPT         53 51 47 43 43 41 43 42 43 42 45 44 44 44 46 47 49 49
MIN/MAX RH
RH            73 65 80 81 48 41 65 77 38 32 60 71 33 29 52 68 35 31
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N       N       N       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           70      50      10       5       5       0       0       0       0

$$

TXZ029-251015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
842 PM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE           04/24/15      SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON
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          51          79          50
TEMP                65 60 55 52 63 74 80 78 67 60 56 53 63 73 78 76 64 57 53 51
DEWPT               28 29 32 34 34 31 27 27 30 32 33 32 36 30 30 33 34 41 45 45
MAX/MIN RH                   49          14          44          17          81
RH                  25 31 41 49 33 21 15 15 26 34 42 44 37 21 17 21 33 56 75 81
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW NW  N NE
WIND SPD            18 14 13 13 13 17 18 17 11 10  8  9 11 11 14 16 12  8  4 10
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)            5  0  0  0  0  0  2  7 13 16 18 25 15 30 53 67 63 58 63 67
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  C  C  C  C  L
TSTMS                                                       S  S  C  C  C  C  L
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     3
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT                     200  9000 11300  6500   100 12300 16000 10100   800
T WIND DIR                    W     W     W    SW    SW     W    SW    SW     N
T WIND SPD                   14    19    23     9     9    14    19    11     8
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/27 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15
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            61      42      64      43      74      46      79      51      84
TEMP          58 59 48 44 59 62 51 45 67 71 56 49 72 76 61 54 77 81
DEWPT         46 46 42 37 36 35 39 37 39 36 41 39 40 37 41 42 43 39
MIN/MAX RH
RH            64 62 79 78 43 36 63 72 35 28 58 69 31 24 48 64 30 22
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N      NW       N      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B2 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           70      50      10       5       0       0       0       0       5

$$

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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