Evaluate Criteria

I have a column D, that has an abbreviated time in this format hhZ, (12Z, 15Z, 18Z, 21Z, and so on)  I need to evaluate each row starting from D5 that is closest to the time on Sheet 2, A1.  make column Z=true, else false.  ONce you found true then make everything below that true.  I have attached a worksheet
macone1976Incident ResponderAsked:
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Danny ChildIT ManagerCommented:
OK, there's 3 stages to this
1 - find the closest match between your target value and your source range.
2 - search the range to find this value
3 - then fill subsequent formulae with TRUE from that point down.

I think the options here for
will get there, but still working on it, perhaps with some helper rows to remove your Z character.  
However, gotta go now, can come back later...

macone1976Incident ResponderAuthor Commented:
I column Z i removed the "Z" character
Look at the formulas in AA:AB of the attached workbook.
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macone1976Incident ResponderAuthor Commented:
aikimark, thanks I did have one additional thing I thought I could use that sample formula for other data on the page but it is not working.  I have about 5 sets of data. The new data started on row 51, but the formula does not work with that new set of data.  Any ideas
some of the range references, with the $, are absolute references

If you have different ranges, you will probably need to have a different formula for each range, each with its own absolute references.  Alternatively, you can create named ranges and use these in your formulas.

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Rob HensonFinance AnalystCommented:
So did we not resolve this in this question:


With formula:

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