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Mesoscale Discussion 979
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0979
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0753 PM CDT THU JUN 11 2015

   AREAS AFFECTED...NRN AND CNTRL IL

   CONCERNING...TORNADO WATCH 288...

   VALID 120053Z - 120200Z

   THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT FOR TORNADO WATCH 288 CONTINUES.

   SUMMARY...THE THREAT FOR TORNADOES HAS DIMINISHED AND THE WATCH WILL
   BE CANCELED EARLY.

   DISCUSSION...BASED ON 00Z OBSERVED SOUNDINGS AND DISRUPTIVE
   INTERACTIONS BETWEEN WEAKLY ROTATING STORMS AND PERIPHERAL
   CONVECTION...THE THREAT FOR SEVERE WEATHER APPEARS TO HAVE
   DIMINISHED ACROSS THE WATCH AREA.  AS SUCH...THE WATCH WILL BE
   CANCELED EARLY.

   SEVERE WEATHER POTENTIAL MAY INCREASE AGAIN ACROSS PARTS OF W-CNTRL
   IL BY ABOUT 03Z /MAINLY IN THE FORM OF DAMAGING OUTFLOW WINDS/ IN
   ASSOCIATION WITH A BOW ECHO CURRENTLY MOVING EWD THROUGH N-CNTRL MO.
   A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH MAY BE NECESSARY PRIOR TO THIS TIME.

   ..MEAD.. 06/12/2015


   ATTN...WFO...LOT...ILX...DVN...

   LAT...LON   41939016 41918896 41698834 40838810 40518821 40198901
               40048980 40219040 40349076 40639078 41129075 41939016 

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