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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 134
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Moderate
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   SEL4

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 134
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   540 PM CDT Sun Apr 9 2017

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     south-central Nebraska

   * Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 540 PM until
     1000 PM CDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Isolated significant damaging wind gusts to 80 mph possible
     Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible

   SUMMARY...A small-scale linear cluster of storms with a history of
   severe-caliber winds should continue generally eastward across
   south-central Nebraska through the early evening hours. For
   additional information, see Mesoscale Discussion 468.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 45
   statute miles north and south of a line from 35 miles west southwest
   of Kearney NE to 25 miles east southeast of Grand Island NE. For a
   complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
   update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).

   PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

   REMEMBER...A Severe Thunderstorm Watch means conditions are
   favorable for 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. Severe thunderstorms can and occasionally do produce
   tornadoes.

   &&

   AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
   2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 70 knots. A
   few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
   25040.

   ...Guyer
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