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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 227
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Low Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Low Low

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   SEL7

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 227
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   1110 PM MDT Tue Jun 26 2018

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     Extreme south-central North Dakota
     Western and central South Dakota

   * Effective this Tuesday night and Wednesday morning from 1110 PM
     until 600 AM MDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
     Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible

   SUMMARY...An increasingly organized complex of thunderstorms is
   expected to pose a primary damaging-wind threat, with isolated large
   hail, as it crosses parts of the Dakotas from northwest-southeast
   through the pre-dawn hours.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 65
   statute miles either side of a line from 40 miles south southwest of
   Buffalo SD to 40 miles southeast of Mobridge SD. 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.

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