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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
239 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

TXZ024-241015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
239 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE           04/23/15      FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN
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          82          56          84          55
TEMP          70 69 64 62 60 58 67 76 81 79 70 65 61 58 68 78 83 81 70 64 60 57
DEWPT         57 55 57 52 52 49 45 38 32 29 29 31 34 36 36 35 33 32 34 36 37 37
MAX/MIN RH                   76          16          45          16          47
RH            63 60 76 69 76 71 45 25 17 16 22 29 37 45 32 21 16 17 26 35 42 47
WIND DIR      SE SE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD       9 11  8  8  8 10 14 24 27 25 20 16 16 17 13 12 13 13 11  9  6  6
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     68 58 54 51 50 50 36 22 15  8 11  9  8  6  6  5  5  8 11 14 22 32
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                              BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              1700   700 11500 12500  7600   200 10300 11700  6500   100
T WIND DIR             SE     S    SW     W    SW     W     W     W    SW     W
T WIND SPD             11    10    26    43    18    16    18    19     9    11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15
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            82      52      63      47      68      46      76      50      79
TEMP          76 79 59 53 60 61 53 49 63 66 54 48 70 73 59 52 73 76
DEWPT         38 39 48 48 49 48 45 41 41 39 42 39 40 38 44 42 43 42
MIN/MAX RH
RH            25 24 67 82 66 62 75 76 44 37 63 71 34 29 58 69 34 30
PWIND DIR          SW       E      NE       N       N      NW       N       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      50      60      40      20       5       5       0       0

$$

TXZ026-241015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
239 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE           04/23/15      FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN
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                      59          85          56          87          55
TEMP          69 69 65 64 63 61 70 79 84 82 71 66 61 58 69 80 86 84 72 65 60 57
DEWPT         59 61 60 57 57 53 50 42 35 32 31 32 34 36 37 38 36 35 37 40 41 41
MAX/MIN RH                   83          16          43          17          54
RH            68 74 82 78 82 75 50 27 18 16 23 28 36 43 31 22 17 17 28 40 48 54
WIND DIR       E SE SE  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD       9 11 10  8  8 10 16 24 27 25 20 16 14 13 12 12 13 13 12  8  5  5
CLOUDS        B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     76 67 62 58 58 58 44 29 18  6 10  9  8  7  6  6  5  7  8 10 20 32
POP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              1800   800 11100 12500  7900   200 10400 12000  7100   100
T WIND DIR              E     S    SW    SW    SW     W     W    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD              8     9    28    41    17    12    16    19     8     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15
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            86      54      65      48      68      47      78      51      80
TEMP          79 83 62 55 62 63 54 50 63 66 55 49 71 75 60 53 74 77
DEWPT         41 41 49 49 50 50 47 44 43 41 43 41 43 41 46 44 45 44
MIN/MAX RH
RH            26 23 63 80 64 62 76 78 48 40 64 74 36 29 60 71 35 31
PWIND DIR          SW      NE      NE       N       N      NW       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      50      60      50      20      10       5       0       0

$$

TXZ043-241015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
239 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE           04/23/15      FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN
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                      61          84          57          86          55
TEMP          73 73 68 66 64 63 71 79 83 81 71 66 62 59 69 79 85 83 71 65 60 57
DEWPT         58 53 54 53 54 53 50 44 36 29 31 33 35 36 38 38 34 30 32 34 35 36
MAX/MIN RH                   70          15          42          15          44
RH            58 50 60 62 69 70 47 29 19 15 23 29 36 42 32 23 17 15 24 32 39 44
WIND DIR      SE  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD       8 11  9  8 11 11 16 21 24 21 18 14 13 13 12 13 14 12 11  9  8  8
CLOUDS        B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     72 62 63 65 65 65 53 40 25 10  6  6  5  5  5  4  4  5  7  8 18 30
POP 12HR                     30          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL                     3     3     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     5     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              1800   400  9200 11600  6500   200  8900  9800  5800   100
T WIND DIR              E    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W     W    SW    SW
T WIND SPD              6    10    31    40    14    12    19    25    10     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15
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            86      55      70      49      68      47      77      51      80
TEMP          79 83 63 56 66 68 55 51 64 66 55 49 71 74 60 53 74 77
DEWPT         41 39 47 48 50 49 48 43 44 40 42 41 43 40 45 43 44 43
MIN/MAX RH
RH            27 22 56 74 56 51 77 75 48 38 61 74 37 29 58 68 34 30
PWIND DIR          SW       E       N       N       N       N       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      40      40      40      20       5       0       0       0

$$

TXZ035-241015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
239 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE           04/23/15      FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN
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          81          53          82          52
TEMP          76 75 67 63 60 58 66 75 80 78 68 62 58 55 65 75 81 79 68 62 57 54
DEWPT         47 40 48 47 49 47 41 33 26 23 28 32 35 36 35 32 29 27 28 30 33 33
MAX/MIN RH                   70          12          49          14          45
RH            36 28 50 56 68 69 40 21 14 13 22 32 41 49 32 20 15 15 22 31 39 45
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD      12 14 11 11 13 12 17 26 27 26 20 16 14 14 14 16 18 16 12 11 10 10
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     63 54 51 49 50 52 38 25 18 11 11  9  7  5  7  9 11 12 14 15 22 31
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                              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              5100   900 10700 13700  8500   300  8700 10000  6100   200
T WIND DIR             SE     S    SW     W    SW     W     W     W    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             13    19    31    42    19    13    21    25    10     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  4  5  5  2  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CH CH EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15
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            81      50      64      45      68      45      76      49      80
TEMP          75 78 58 51 61 62 52 47 63 66 53 47 69 73 58 51 73 77
DEWPT         30 32 43 45 47 45 44 40 38 37 38 38 38 36 40 40 39 37
MIN/MAX RH
RH            19 19 57 80 60 53 74 76 40 34 57 70 32 25 52 66 30 24
PWIND DIR          SW       E       N       N       N      NW      NW      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5      40      50      30      10       5       0       0       0

$$

TXZ031-241015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
239 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE           04/23/15      FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN
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                      60          85          57          88          55
TEMP          70 70 66 65 63 62 70 79 84 82 72 66 62 59 70 81 87 85 72 65 61 57
DEWPT         59 60 60 55 56 53 50 42 35 32 32 33 35 37 37 37 36 35 37 40 40 39
MAX/MIN RH                   81          16          44          16          51
RH            67 71 80 70 76 72 49 27 17 16 23 29 36 44 30 21 16 17 28 39 45 51
WIND DIR       E SE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD       8 10  8  8  8 10 17 24 27 25 20 16 14 14 13 12 13 12 11  9  6  5
CLOUDS        B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     76 68 63 59 59 59 45 31 19  7  9  8  7  6  6  5  5  7  8 10 20 31
POP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
MIX HGT              1800   600 10500 12000  7200   200 10600 11800  6700   100
T WIND DIR              E    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W     W    SW    SW
T WIND SPD              8    10    28    42    17    14    17    20    10     8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15
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            86      54      67      48      69      47      78      51      81
TEMP          79 83 62 55 64 65 54 50 64 67 55 49 71 75 60 53 75 78
DEWPT         39 41 50 49 51 51 47 44 44 42 43 41 43 41 45 43 45 44
MIN/MAX RH
RH            24 23 64 80 62 60 77 80 49 40 64 74 36 29 58 69 34 30
PWIND DIR          SW       E      NE       N       N      NW       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      40      60      50      20      10       5       0       0

$$

TXZ029-241015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
239 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE           04/23/15      FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN
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          79          50          81          50
TEMP          75 74 65 60 56 54 63 73 78 76 65 60 55 52 63 74 80 78 66 60 55 52
DEWPT         50 43 49 47 48 45 42 35 29 26 29 32 34 35 35 33 30 28 29 31 33 33
MAX/MIN RH                   74          16          52          15          49
RH            41 34 58 62 74 72 46 25 16 16 26 35 45 52 34 22 16 16 25 34 43 49
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD      11 13 11 10  9 10 16 25 27 25 19 14 13 13 13 14 16 14 11 10  8  8
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     61 53 49 45 45 46 33 20 15 10 13 11  8  5  5  4  4  8 12 16 23 32
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                              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              4000   500 11000 14300  9100   200  9300 10500  6100   100
T WIND DIR              S    SW    SW     W    SW     W     W     W    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             14    17    28    43    18    13    18    24     9     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/26 MON 04/27/15 TUE 04/28/15 WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15
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            79      49      61      43      67      43      74      47      78
TEMP          72 76 57 50 58 59 49 45 62 65 51 45 67 71 56 49 71 75
DEWPT         32 34 45 45 47 44 43 40 38 36 38 36 38 35 41 40 40 39
MIN/MAX RH
RH            23 22 65 83 65 57 79 81 42 34 61 70 35 27 57 69 32 27
PWIND DIR          SW       E      NE       N       N      NW      NW      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      40      60      40      10       5       0       0       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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