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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 32
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
710 PM CDT Tue Apr 3 2018
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Western and middle Tennessee
* Effective this Tuesday night and Wednesday morning from 710 PM
until 100 AM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
Scattered large hail events to 1 inch in diameter possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Clusters and bands of storms along and ahead of a cold
front will likely consolidate into more of a squall line through
late evening, with the primary threat for damaging winds. A tornado
or two will be possible with lingering pre-frontal supercells, or
circulations embedded within the developing line, while the
strongest storms this evening could still produce isolated large
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 100
statute miles east and west of a line from 40 miles north northeast
of Nashville TN to 30 miles south southwest of Tupelo MS. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).
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
OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 27...WW 28...WW 29...WW
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A few
cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean storm motion vector