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Mesoscale Discussion 344
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0344
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0706 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

   AREAS AFFECTED...NE CO...SW NE...WRN KS

   CONCERNING...TORNADO WATCH 69...

   VALID 180006Z - 180130Z

   THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT FOR TORNADO WATCH 69 CONTINUES.

   SUMMARY...THE SEVERE TSTM/TORNADO THREAT CONTINUES ACROSS WW 69.

   DISCUSSION...SCATTERED STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUE
   MOVING SLOWLY ACROSS WW 69 ATTM. LOW-LEVEL ELYS ARE MAINTAINING
   UPPER 40S TO MID 50S DEWPOINTS IN THE WATCH AREA BENEATH COLD
   MID-LEVEL TEMPERATURES AND STEEP LAPSE RATES. WITH FAVORABLE STORM
   MODE AND RELATIVELY-RICH LOW-LEVEL VORTICITY
   ENVIRONMENT...PARTICULARLY ACROSS NE CO AND NW KS...EXPECT TORNADO
   THREAT TO CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT FEW HOURS. ISOLATED DMGG WIND GUSTS
   AND SEVERE HAIL ARE ALSO POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGEST CELLS.

   ..COOK/COHEN/CORFIDI.. 04/18/2015


   ATTN...WFO...ICT...OUN...GID...LBF...DDC...GLD...AMA...PUB...
   BOU...CYS...

   LAT...LON   37010052 37590121 38250210 39090345 39980404 40720412
               41210335 41630180 41620052 41089987 40109963 39399924
               38649890 37859867 37159861 36849905 36839983 37010052 

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