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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 356
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WW0356 Radar
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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   SEL6

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 356
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   225 PM MDT WED JUN 25 2014

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     EASTERN COLORADO

   * EFFECTIVE THIS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 225 PM
     UNTIL 900 PM MDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     SCATTERED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE
     ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

   THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 80
   STATUTE MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 70 MILES NORTH
   NORTHWEST OF AKRON COLORADO TO 50 MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF
   TRINIDAD COLORADO.  FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE
   ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).

   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 355...

   DISCUSSION...STORMS HAVE DEVELOPED ACROSS THE FRONT RANGE AND WILL
   DRIFT EAST INTO INSTABILITY AXIS WHERE DEEPLY MIXED BOUNDARY LAYER
   AND MODERATE CAPE WILL SUPPORT SCATTERED HAIL AND DOWNBURST WIND
   EVENTS. CELL MERGERS AND SUPPORTIVE MOIST LOW LEVEL INFLOW MAY
   RESULT IN A STORM CLUSTER OR TWO PERSISTING INTO THE EVENING HOURS
   WITH WIND DAMAGE POTENTIAL SPREADING INTO ERN CO.

   AVIATION...A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL SURFACE AND ALOFT
   TO 2 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE WIND GUSTS TO 60
   KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO 450. MEAN STORM
   MOTION VECTOR 27025.


   ...CARBIN
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