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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 382
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WW0382 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Moderate
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Very Low Very Low

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   SEL2

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 382
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   145 AM EDT TUE JUL 1 2014

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     SOUTHEASTERN LOWER MICHIGAN
     NORTHWESTERN OHIO
     LAKE ERIE

   * EFFECTIVE THIS TUESDAY MORNING FROM 145 AM UNTIL 800 AM EDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     SCATTERED DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT GUSTS TO 80
       MPH POSSIBLE

   THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 75
   STATUTE MILES NORTH AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 25 MILES SOUTH
   SOUTHWEST OF JACKSON MICHIGAN TO 60 MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF
   DETROIT MICHIGAN.  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.

   &&

   OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 378...WW 379...WW
   380...WW 381...

   DISCUSSION...MOST INTENSE PART OF LONG-LIVED/DAMAGING QLCS HAS SHOWN
   SOME WEAKENING IN PAST HOUR...BUT STILL IS PRODUCING OCNL SVR GUSTS
   IN ERN PORTIONS WW 381.  ALTHOUGH GEN TREND SHOULD CONTINUE TO FAVOR
   DISORGANIZATION AS COMPLEX MOVES INTO PROGRESSIVELY LESS INSTABILITY
   AND LARGER CINH...FORCED ASCENT ALONG LEADING EDGE OF ITS COLD POOL
   MAY KEEP NEAR-SFC INFLOW PARCELS INVOLVED...ESPECIALLY OVER SERN
   LOWER MI AND NWRN OH WHERE 70S F DEW POINTS ARE EVIDENT.  AS
   SUCH...DAMAGING-WIND THREAT MAY CONTINUE AS FAR E AS DETROIT METRO
   AND WRN PORTIONS LAKE ERIE.

   AVIATION...A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL SURFACE AND ALOFT
   TO 1 INCH. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE WIND GUSTS TO 70 KNOTS.
   A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO 500. MEAN STORM MOTION
   VECTOR 27040.


   ...EDWARDS
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