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Tornado Watch 416
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood High Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Low Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Very Low Very Low

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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Tornado Watch Number 416
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   720 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Tornado Watch for portions of 
     Southern Connecticut
     New Jersey
     Southeast New York
     Southeast Pennsylvania
     Coastal Waters

   * Effective this Tuesday morning and afternoon from 720 AM until
     400 PM EDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     A few tornadoes likely

   SUMMARY...Band of persistent low-topped supercells across southeast
   Maryland should rapidly move north-northeast across parts of the
   Northeast Megalopolis into this afternoon. Additional cells are
   possible just ahead of this band as well.

   The tornado watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles
   east and west of a line from 20 miles south southeast of
   Philadelphia PA to 25 miles north northeast of Bridgeport CT. For a
   complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
   update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).

   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 415...

   AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
   surface and aloft to 0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
   gusts to 50 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 400. Mean
   storm motion vector 17045.

   ...Grams
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