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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 115
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WW0115 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High High
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Low

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   SEL5

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 115
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   645 PM CDT Tue Apr 12 2022

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     Western Iowa
     Northeast Kansas
     Northwest Missouri
     Southeast Nebraska

   * Effective this Tuesday night and Wednesday morning from 645 PM
     until 100 AM CDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Widespread damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 75
       mph likely
     Scattered large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter likely
     A tornado or two possible

   SUMMARY...A line of thunderstorms will intensify along a cold front
   from eastern Nebraska into eastern Kansas.  This squall line will
   move across the watch area posing a risk of damaging wind gusts and
   large hail.  An isolated tornado or two is also possible.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 70
   statute miles east and west of a line from 25 miles east northeast
   of Denison IA to 45 miles west southwest of Emporia KS. For a
   complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
   update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU5).

   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.

   &&

   OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 110...WW 111...WW
   112...WW 113...WW 114...

   AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
   1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 65 knots. A
   few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
   27040.

   ...Hart
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