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Tornado Watch 119
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Moderate
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
High Moderate

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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Tornado Watch Number 119
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   155 PM CDT Wed Apr 28 2021

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Tornado Watch for portions of 
     North Central Texas

   * Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 155 PM
     until 900 PM CDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     A few tornadoes and a couple intense tornadoes possible
     Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
       to 3 inches in diameter possible
     Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely

   SUMMARY...Isolated supercell thunderstorms will develop this
   afternoon and track northeastward across the watch area.  Very large
   hail, damaging gusts, and a few tornadoes are possible with the most
   intense cells.

   The tornado watch area is approximately along and 50 statute miles
   east and west of a line from 20 miles east of San Angelo TX to 40
   miles north of Mineral Wells TX. For a complete depiction of the
   watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU9).

   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 118...

   AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
   surface and aloft to 3 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
   gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
   storm motion vector 24030.

   ...Hart
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