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Particularly Dangerous Situation (PDS) Tornado Watch 199
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood High High
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High High
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
High High

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   Tornado Watch Number 199
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   135 PM CDT Mon May 20 2019

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Tornado Watch for portions of 
     Central and Western Oklahoma
     Northwest Texas

   * Effective this Monday afternoon and evening from 135 PM until
     1000 PM CDT.


   * Primary threats include...
     Numerous tornadoes and several intense tornadoes expected
     Widespread damaging winds and scattered significant gusts to 80
       mph expected
     Widespread large hail and scattered very large hail events to 4
       inches in diameter expected

   SUMMARY...An outbreak of tornadoes, including the risk of intense
   and long-track tornadoes, is expected to develop this afternoon
   across the watch area.  Very large hail and damaging wind gusts are
   expected with the numerous supercell storms.

   The tornado watch area is approximately along and 95 statute miles
   north and south of a line from 40 miles west of Altus OK to 50 miles
   east southeast of Chandler OK. For a complete depiction of the watch
   see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU9).


   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.



   AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
   surface and aloft to 4 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
   gusts to 70 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 600. Mean
   storm motion vector 23035.

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