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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 210
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   SEL0

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 210
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   315 PM CDT Thu May 11 2017

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     Arkansas
     Southern Missouri

   * Effective this Thursday afternoon and evening from 315 PM until
     1000 PM CDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
       inches in diameter possible
     Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
     A tornado or two possible

   SUMMARY...Multiple corridors of strong to severe thunderstorms will
   continue to develop initially across western and northern Arkansas
   into southern Missouri. Bouts of severe hail and damaging winds will
   be possible. Multiple east/northeastward-moving bands of storms
   should evolve by early evening.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 80
   statute miles east and west of a line from 35 miles north northeast
   of West Plains MO to 50 miles west of Monticello AR. For a complete
   depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
   (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).

   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.

   &&

   OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 208...WW 209...

   AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
   2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
   few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
   24025.

   ...Guyer
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