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Mesoscale Discussion 1432
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 1432
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0356 PM CDT WED JUL 15 2015

   AREAS AFFECTED...CNTRL WY

   CONCERNING...SEVERE POTENTIAL...WATCH UNLIKELY 

   VALID 152056Z - 152200Z

   PROBABILITY OF WATCH ISSUANCE...20 PERCENT

   SUMMARY...SOME DAMAGING WIND GUSTS ARE EXPECTED WITH LINE OF TSTMS
   MOVING ACROSS CNTRL WY. SVR COVERAGE IS A UNCERTAIN BUT TRENDS WILL
   BE MONITORED.

   DISCUSSION...LINE OF TSTMS FROM JUST W OF RIW SWD TO E OF RKS
   APPEARS TO BE ON THE LEADING EDGE OF STRONGER FORCING ASSOCIATED
   WITH AN APPROACHING SHORTWAVE TROUGH. RECENT OBSERVATION AT RKS
   MEASURED A GUST OF 56 KT. CONTINUED DOWNSTREAM DESTABILIZATION
   COUPLED WITH THE CONTINUED LARGE SCALE FORCING FOR ASCENT AND AT
   LEAST A MODEST INCREASE IN MID-LEVEL FLOW /AND BULK SHEAR/ WILL
   RESULT IN A CONTINUED DAMAGING WIND THREAT ACROSS CNTRL WY. CURRENT
   EXPECTATION IS FOR SEVERE COVERAGE TO BE ISOLATED...PRECLUDING THE
   NEED FOR WATCH. HOWEVER...TRENDS ACROSS THE REGION WILL BE MONITORED
   FOR INCREASING SVR COVERAGE.

   ..MOSIER/HART.. 07/15/2015


   ATTN...WFO...CYS...BYZ...RIW...

   LAT...LON   41190856 43130872 44700815 44520700 42990628 41660670
               41190856 

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