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Tornado Watch 112
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Tornado Watch Number 112
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   410 PM CDT Tue Apr 12 2022

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Tornado Watch for portions of 
     Central and north Texas

   * Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 410 PM until
     1100 PM CDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     A couple tornadoes possible
     Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
       to 2.5 inches in diameter possible
     Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely

   SUMMARY...Clusters of storms will continue to spread eastward across
   central Texas, with some tendency for new development northeastward
   toward Dallas-Fort Worth, and southward to near Austin.  The storm
   environment will gradually become more favorable for embedded
   supercells into this evening, with the potential for a couple of
   tornadoes, isolated very large hail, and damaging gusts.

   The tornado watch area is approximately along and 50 statute miles
   east and west of a line from 50 miles north northwest of Corsicana
   TX to 55 miles south southwest of Temple TX. For a complete
   depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
   (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).

   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 110...WW 111...

   AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
   surface and aloft to 2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
   gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean
   storm motion vector 26025.

   ...Thompson
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