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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 292
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Low

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   SEL2

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 292
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   155 PM EDT Sun May 28 2017

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     Northern Indiana
     Southern Lower Michigan
     Northern Ohio
     Northwest Pennsylvania
     Lake Erie

   * Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 155 PM until
     800 PM EDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Isolated damaging wind gusts to 65 mph possible
     Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible

   SUMMARY...Scattered thunderstorms are forecast to develop across the
   watch area this afternoon, posing a risk of gusty/damaging winds and
   hail in the strongest cores.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
   statute miles north and south of a line from 20 miles southwest of
   South Bend IN to 55 miles north northeast of Youngstown OH. For a
   complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
   update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).

   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
   1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 55 knots. A
   few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean storm motion vector
   26030.

   ...Hart
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