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Mesoscale Discussion 218
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0218
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0347 PM CST FRI MAR 02 2012
   
   AREAS AFFECTED...W-CNTRL MS...FAR SERN AR...NRN/CNTRL LA...E TX
   
   CONCERNING...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 60...
   
   VALID 022147Z - 022245Z
   
   THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 60
   CONTINUES.
   
   SFC ANALYSIS FROM 21Z SHOWS A DRYLINE SLOWLY PROGRESSING EWD ACROSS
   THE WW AREA. DISCRETE SUPERCELLS HAVE FORMED ACROSS NRN LA NEWD INTO
   ERN MS...WITH THE PRIMARY THREAT CONTINUING TO BE LARGE HAIL AND
   DMGG WINDS...WHILE FARTHER SWWD STORMS HAVE CONSOLIDATED INTO BROKEN
   LINE SEGMENTS. THE DOWNSTREAM ENVIRONMENT REMAINS MODERATELY
   UNSTABLE AND WILL CONTINUE TO SUPPORT TSTMS FARTHER E ACROSS THE WW
   AREA. LOCAL OFFICES MAY CONSIDER CLEARING COUNTIES FROM THE WW IN
   THE WAKE OF THE DRYLINE...AS MUCH DRIER AIR WILL LEAD TO REDUCED SVR
   POTENTIAL.
   
   ..ROGERS.. 03/02/2012
   
   
   ATTN...WFO...JAN...LZK...LCH...SHV...HGX...
   
   LAT...LON   30519248 30519505 33409226 33378965 30519248 
   
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