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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 350
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WW0350 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High Moderate
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   SEL0

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 350
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1150 PM CDT SUN JUN 22 2014

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA
     NORTHWEST TEXAS AND THE TEXAS SOUTH PLAINS

   * EFFECTIVE THIS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING FROM 1150 PM
     UNTIL 700 AM CDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     SCATTERED DAMAGING WINDS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT GUSTS
       TO 80 MPH POSSIBLE
     ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

   THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 60
   STATUTE MILES NORTH AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 70 MILES WEST OF
   LUBBOCK TEXAS TO 15 MILES NORTHEAST OF WICHITA FALLS TEXAS.  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 348...WW 349...

   DISCUSSION...SVR MCS WITH HISTORY OF SIGNIFICANT/DAMAGING WINDS IS
   EXPECTED TO PROCEED SSEWD ACROSS TX PANHANDLE INTO PORTIONS SOUTH
   PLAINS AND NW TX...WITH SOME LATERAL EXPANSION/PROPAGATION PSBL INTO
   AREAS NEAR I-44 AND W OF I-27.  ADDITIONAL DEVELOPMENT ALSO IS PSBL
   INVOF GUST FRONT INTERSECTIONS BETWEEN THIS ACTIVITY AND INITIALLY
   NON-SVR LINE MOVING EWD FROM NM.  MAIN MCS...CAUSING ISALLOBARIC
   PERTURBATIONS TO NEAR 9 MB PER 2 HRS IN ITS WAKE...WILL CONTINUE TO
   FORWARD-PROPAGATE WITH STG FORCED ASCENT OF FAVORABLY MOIST/30-35 KT
   SLY LLJ PARCELS.  EXPECT STORM-RELATIVE INFLOW EXCEEDING 60 KT JUST
   ABOVE SFC.

   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 600. MEAN STORM
   MOTION VECTOR 33035.


   ...EDWARDS
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