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Mesoscale Discussion 163
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0163
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0515 PM CST TUE FEB 05 2008
   
   AREAS AFFECTED...NRN MS...WRN TN
   
   CONCERNING...TORNADO WATCH 37...
   
   VALID 052315Z - 060115Z
   
   THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT FOR TORNADO WATCH 37 CONTINUES.
   
   SUPERCELLS ARE EXHIBITING VERY STRONG COUPLETS AND ARE PRODUCING
   TORNADOES ACROSS NRN MS AND WRN TN. THIS CLUSTER OUTBREAK OF
   TORNADOES WILL LIKELY PERSIST FOR SEVERAL HOURS. 
   
   AREA WIND PROFILERS ARE SHOWING IN EXCESS OF 300-500 M2/S2 0-1 SRH.
   GIVEN STEEP MID TO UPPER LEVEL LAPSE RATES IN PLACE AND TREMENDOUS
   SHEAR...A FEW OF THESE TORNADOES MAY BECOME VIOLENT...PRODUCING
   DAMAGE OVER LONG SWATHS AND ENDANGERING LIVES.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 02/05/2008
   
   
   ATTN...WFO...OHX...MEG...JAN...
   
   33958992 33889092 34889043 36288949 36448890 36428810
   35608797 34808840 
   
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