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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 67
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WW0067 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Low

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   SEL7

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 67
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   140 PM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     much of Indiana
     much of Ohio
     western Pennsylvania
     the northern West Virginia Panhandle

   * Effective this Saturday afternoon and evening from 140 PM until
     800 PM EDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Scattered large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
     Isolated damaging wind gusts to 65 mph possible
     A tornado or two possible

   SUMMARY...Thunderstorms are expected to continue to increase in
   coverage across the Ohio Valley area this afternoon, with the
   stronger storms capable of producing locally damaging winds and
   large hail.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
   statute miles north and south of a line from 35 miles east of
   Pittsburgh PA to 15 miles north northwest of Terre Haute IN. For a
   complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
   update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).

   PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

   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
   tornadoes.

   &&

   AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
   1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 55 knots. A
   few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
   27040.

   ...Goss
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