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Mesoscale Discussion 485
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0485
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0901 PM CDT TUE APR 29 2014

   AREAS AFFECTED...MOBILE BAY REGION THROUGH THE WRN FL PANHANDLE

   CONCERNING...TORNADO WATCH 116...

   VALID 300201Z - 300300Z

   THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT FOR TORNADO WATCH 116 CONTINUES.

   SUMMARY...BEST TORNADO THREAT APPEARS TO BE FROM THE MOBILE BAY AREA
   INTO THE WRN FL PANHANDLE WITHIN EXTREME SERN PART OF WW 116. THREAT
   FOR AN ISOLATED TORNADO OR TWO WILL PERSIST IN THIS REGION THROUGH
   AROUND 03-04Z...AND WW 116 HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH 04Z TO INCLUDE
   THE WRN FL PANHANDLE.

   DISCUSSION...MID EVENING AN OUTFLOW BOUNDARY EXTENDS FROM THE NRN
   GULF NWWD INTO THE MS COASTAL REGION. EAST OF THIS BOUNDARY LOW
   LEVEL WINDS ARE BACKED TO SELY WHERE PROFILER DATA FROM EGLIN AIR
   FORCE BASE SHOW LARGE 0-1 KM HODOGRAPHS. HP SUPERCELL CONTINUES EWD
   THROUGH THE WRN FL PANHANDLE WHERE IT HAS ACCESS TO MOIST INFLOW
   WITH NEAR SFC DEWPOINTS IN THE UPPER 60S. THIS ENVIRONMENT WILL
   CONTINUE TO SUPPORT A THREAT OF ISOLATED TORNADOES...DAMAGING WIND
   AND LARGE HAIL AS STORMS DEVELOP EWD NEXT COUPLE HOURS.

   ..DIAL.. 04/30/2014


   ATTN...WFO...MOB...

   LAT...LON   30848813 30918657 30488652 30268753 30488827 30848813 

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