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Tornado Watch 380
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WW0380 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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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 380
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   430 PM MDT TUE JUN 30 2015

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL MONTANA
     WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA
     NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA

   * EFFECTIVE THIS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WEDNESDAY MORNING FROM 430
     PM UNTIL 100 AM MDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     A COUPLE TORNADOES POSSIBLE
     SCATTERED DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT GUSTS TO 75
       MPH POSSIBLE
     SCATTERED LARGE HAIL AND ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2.5
       INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

   SUMMARY...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...INCLUDING A FEW SUPERCELLS AND
   BOWING LINES...EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS NORTHEAST MT AND WESTERN
   ND THOUGH MID- TO LATE-EVENING...WITH MORE ISOLATED ACTIVITY
   POSSIBLY FORMING FARTHER S INTO WRN SD. THE STORMS SHOULD MOVE
   MAINLY SOUTHEASTWARD AND WILL BE CAPABLE OF VERY LARGE HAIL...HIGH
   WIND...AND POSSIBLY TORNADOES.

   THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 80 STATUTE
   MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 65 MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF
   WOLF POINT MONTANA TO 90 MILES SOUTH OF LEMMON SOUTH DAKOTA.  FOR
   A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH
   OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).

   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 371...WW 372...WW
   373...WW 374...WW 375...WW 376...WW 377...WW 378...WW 379...

   AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
   SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 2.5 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
   WIND GUSTS TO 65 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
   550. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 33030.


   ...CORFIDI
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