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Tornado Watch 113
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WW0113 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood High Moderate
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   SEL3

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 113
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   800 PM CDT MON APR 28 2014

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     MUCH OF ALABAMA
     NORTHWEST GEORGIA
     SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA
     SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI
     SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE

   * EFFECTIVE THIS MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING FROM 800 PM
     UNTIL 300 AM CDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     SEVERAL TORNADOES AND A COUPLE INTENSE TORNADOES LIKELY
     WIDESPREAD DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH LIKELY
     SCATTERED LARGE HAIL AND ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2
       INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

   THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 90 STATUTE
   MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 45 MILES SOUTH SOUTHEAST OF MC
   COMB MISSISSIPPI TO 60 MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF HUNTSVILLE
   ALABAMA.  FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE
   ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).

   PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

   REMEMBER...A TORNADO WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
   TORNADOES AND SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
   AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
   THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS
   AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

   &&

   OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 108...WW 111...WW 112...

   DISCUSSION...BROKEN LINE OF SUPERCELLS EXTENDS FROM CENTRAL MS INTO
   NORTHERN AL.  THESE STORMS HAVE PRODUCED NUMEROUS TORNADOES THIS
   EVENING...AND WILL TRACK EASTWARD ACROSS THE WATCH AREA THROUGH THE
   EARLY MORNING HOURS.  WHILE THE THREAT OF WIDESPREAD TORNADOES IS
   DIMINISHING...ISOLATED STRONG TORNADOES WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE FOR
   SEVERAL MORE HOURS.  DAMAGING WINDS AND HAIL WILL ALSO BE LIKELY IN
   THE STRONGER STORMS.

   AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
   SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 2 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
   WIND GUSTS TO 60 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
   500. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 24035.


   ...HART
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