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Mesoscale Discussion 145
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0145
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1214 PM CST FRI FEB 21 2014

   AREAS AFFECTED...ERN NC

   CONCERNING...TORNADO WATCH 23...24...25...

   VALID 211814Z - 211915Z

   THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT FOR TORNADO WATCH
   23...24...25...CONTINUES.

   SUMMARY...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED DAMAGING WINDS ALONG WITH A BRIEF
   TORNADO OR TWO WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE WITH A QLCS THAT WILL PROGRESS
   ACROSS THE COASTAL PLAIN INTO LATE AFTERNOON. BEHIND THE
   QLCS...SEVERE THREAT WILL QUICKLY BECOME NEGLIGIBLE.

   DISCUSSION...QLCS NEAR THE I-95 CORRIDOR WILL CONTINUE TO PROGRESS
   NEWD ACROSS THE REST OF ERN NC THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WITH MIDDLE TO
   UPPER 70S SURFACE TEMPERATURES DOWNSTREAM...A MODESTLY UNSTABLE AIR
   MASS MAY SUPPORT AN INCREASE IN LEWP/SMALL-SCALE BOWING
   STRUCTURES...ESPECIALLY WITH THE PORTION OF THE LINE NEAR AND SE OF
   FAYETTEVILLE. WITH NEARLY UNIDIRECTIONAL SWLYS AND 0-1 KM SHEAR OF
   30-40 KT...DAMAGING WINDS SHOULD REMAIN THE PRIMARY HAZARD...BUT A
   BRIEF TORNADO OR TWO MAY STILL OCCUR WITH EMBEDDED MESOVORTICES.

   ..GRAMS.. 02/21/2014


   ATTN...WFO...AKQ...MHX...RAH...ILM...

   LAT...LON   36317698 36427616 36247578 35687549 35227553 33837806
               33887859 35027838 35917760 36317698 

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