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Tornado Watch 207
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WW0207 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Moderate
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High High
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   SEL7

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 207
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   115 PM CDT TUE JUN 3 2014

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     SOUTHWEST IOWA
     NORTHWEST MISSOURI
     CENTRAL AND EASTERN NEBRASKA

   * EFFECTIVE THIS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 115 PM UNTIL
     700 PM CDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     A COUPLE INTENSE TORNADOES POSSIBLE
     WIDESPREAD DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT GUSTS TO 90
       MPH LIKELY
     SCATTERED LARGE HAIL AND ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2.5
       INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

   THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 75 STATUTE
   MILES NORTH AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 45 MILES NORTHWEST OF BROKEN
   BOW NEBRASKA TO 70 MILES EAST OF SHENANDOAH IOWA.  FOR A COMPLETE
   DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE
   (WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).

   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 206...

   DISCUSSION...CLUSTER OF INTENSE STORMS NOW MOVING SOUTHEAST INTO
   NERN NEB WILL LIKELY CONTINUE TO GROW UPSCALE AND POSE AN INCREASING
   THREAT FOR WIDESPREAD DAMAGING WINDS GUSTS. ALSO EXPECT THE
   POTENTIAL FOR NEW DEVELOPMENT TO OCCUR FROM CENTRAL NEB EAST ACROSS
   THE MO RIVER VALLEY OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS. IN ADDITION TO
   LARGE HAIL...TORNADO POTENTIAL WILL ALSO EXIST WITH ANY DISCRETE
   STORMS THAT CAN INITIATE WITHIN STRONGLY UNSTABLE AND INCREASINGLY
   VOLATILE WARM SECTOR WHERE LOW LEVEL SHEAR IS FORECAST TO STRENGTHEN
   SUFFICIENTLY TO PROMOTE AND MAINTAIN STRONG LOW LEVEL STORM
   ROTATION/MESOCYCLONES.

   AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
   SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 2.5 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
   WIND GUSTS TO 80 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
   500. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 29045.


   ...CARBIN
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