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Tornado Watch 267
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WW0267 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High Moderate
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Low

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   SEL7

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 267
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1110 PM EDT FRI MAY 31 2013

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     NORTHEAST ILLINOIS
     CENTRAL AND NORTHERN INDIANA
     WESTERN OHIO

   * EFFECTIVE THIS FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING FROM 1110 PM
     UNTIL 600 AM EDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     SEVERAL TORNADOES POSSIBLE
     NUMEROUS DAMAGING WIND GUSTS LIKELY WITH A FEW SIGNIFICANT GUSTS
       TO 80 MPH POSSIBLE
     SEVERAL LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

   THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 80 STATUTE
   MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 50 MILES NORTHEAST OF
   LAFAYETTE INDIANA TO 40 MILES WEST OF LOUISVILLE KENTUCKY.  FOR A
   COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE
   UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).

   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 262...WW 264...WW
   265...WW 266...

   DISCUSSION...ONGOING SEVERE MESOSCALE CONVECTIVE SYSTEM...NOW OVER
   CENTRAL ILLINOIS...APPEARS LIKELY TO MAINTAIN INTENSITY...AND
   CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND A FEW TORNADOES...AS IT
   RAPIDLY PROGRESSES EAST NORTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE WATCH AREA
   OVERNIGHT.

   AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
   SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 1.5 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
   WIND GUSTS TO 70 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
   500. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 25045.


   ...KERR
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