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Mesoscale Discussion 756
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0756
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0917 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

   AREAS AFFECTED...NORTHWEST KS...SOUTHWEST NEB

   CONCERNING...TORNADO WATCH 215...

   VALID 270217Z - 270315Z

   THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT FOR TORNADO WATCH 215 CONTINUES.

   SUMMARY...SEVERE WIND GUSTS SHOULD DIMINISH IN COVERAGE/INTENSITY AS
   AN MCS PROCESSES A LESS FAVORABLE THERMODYNAMIC ENVIRONMENT TO ITS
   EAST. AN ADDITIONAL WW ISSUANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

   DISCUSSION...ACCELERATED PORTION OF THE MCS THAT HAS BEEN
   RESPONSIBLE FOR WIDESPREAD SEVERE TO SIGNIFICANT SEVERE WIND GUSTS
   IS ABOUT TO REACH THE MCCOOK NEB AREA. SCATTERED CONVECTION ARCS TO
   THE SOUTH OF THIS IN NORTHWEST KS LARGELY BEHIND AN EASTWARD-SURGING
   OUTFLOW. AIR MASS DOWNSTREAM OF THIS ACTIVITY IS BECOMING
   INCREASINGLY UNFAVORABLE FOR MAINTAINING SEVERE WIND GUSTS OWING TO
   EXTENSIVE CONVECTIVE OVERTURNING FROM FAR SOUTH-CENTRAL NEB INTO
   SOUTH-CENTRAL KS AND NOCTURNAL BOUNDARY-LAYER COOLING. AS SUCH...THE
   SEVERE RISK SHOULD RAPIDLY DECAY BY ABOUT 04Z.

   ..GRAMS.. 05/27/2016


   ATTN...WFO...ICT...GID...LBF...DDC...GLD...

   LAT...LON   40290077 40500035 40679987 40549922 40209881 39669863
               39119873 38869940 38890009 39130027 39730011 40130066
               40190076 40290077 

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