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Tornado Watch 264
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WW0264 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Moderate
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   SEL4

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 264
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   510 PM CDT SUN JUN 8 2014

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
     SOUTHWEST TEXAS

   * EFFECTIVE THIS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND MONDAY MORNING FROM 510 PM
     UNTIL 100 AM CDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     A COUPLE TORNADOES POSSIBLE
     SCATTERED LARGE HAIL AND ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 3
       INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE
     ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 75 MPH POSSIBLE

   THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 90 STATUTE
   MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 35 MILES EAST NORTHEAST OF
   ROSWELL NEW MEXICO TO 45 MILES SOUTHEAST OF FORT STOCKTON TEXAS. 
   FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH
   OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).

   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 259...WW 260...WW
   261...WW 262...WW 263...

   DISCUSSION...ISOLD SVR TSTMS/SUPERCELLS EXPECTED OVER SE NM AND SW
   TX THIS EVE/TNGT...WHERE LIGHT BUT MOIST SSELY LOW-LVL FLOW WILL
   PREVAIL BENEATH STRENGTHENING WNWLY MID-LVL FLOW ROUNDING BASE OF
   PROGRESSIVE CNTRL RCKYS SHORTWAVE TROUGH. COUPLED WITH STEEP MID-LVL
   LAPSE RATES...SETUP COULD YIELD A FEW INSTANCES OF VERY LARGE HAIL
   AND A COUPLE TORNADOES.

   AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
   SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 3 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
   WIND GUSTS TO 65 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
   550. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 31020.


   ...CORFIDI
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