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Tornado Watch 63
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WW0063 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Low

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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Tornado Watch Number 63
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   235 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2019

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Tornado Watch for portions of 
     Eastern Kentucky
     Southern and central Ohio
     Western West Virginia

   * Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 235 PM until
     900 PM EDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     A few tornadoes possible
     Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
     Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible

   SUMMARY...Scattered thunderstorms will develop by late afternoon and
   spread east, likely consolidating into a line near the West Virginia
   and Ohio border area in the evening. All hazards are possible, but
   scattered damaging winds and a few tornadoes are the main threats.

   The tornado watch area is approximately along and 75 statute miles
   east and west of a line from 30 miles southeast of London KY to 5
   miles northeast of Columbus OH. For a complete depiction of the
   watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).

   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 60...WW 61...WW 62...

   AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
   surface and aloft to 1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
   gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
   storm motion vector 22035.

   ...Grams
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