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Tornado Watch 84
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Moderate
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Low Very Low

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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Tornado Watch Number 84
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   350 PM CDT Thu Apr 18 2019

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Tornado Watch for portions of 
     Western and southern Alabama
     Western Florida Panhandle
     Coastal Waters

   * Effective this Thursday afternoon and evening from 350 PM until
     1100 PM CDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     A few tornadoes likely with a couple intense tornadoes possible
     Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely

   SUMMARY...Line of strong to severe thunderstorms will spread east
   from Mississippi through this evening. Damaging winds and a few
   tornadoes are the expected threats.

   The tornado watch area is approximately along and 110 statute miles
   north and south of a line from 80 miles west northwest of Evergreen
   AL to 35 miles east northeast of Evergreen AL. For a complete
   depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
   (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).

   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 82...WW 83...

   AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
   surface and aloft to 0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
   gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
   storm motion vector 25035.

   ...Grams
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