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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 263
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WW0263 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Moderate
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Low Low

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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 263
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   940 PM CDT Sat Jun 12 2021

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     Oklahoma Panhandle
     Texas Panhandle

   * Effective this Saturday night and Sunday morning from 940 PM
     until 300 AM CDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 80
       mph possible
     Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible

   SUMMARY...Storms moving off the higher terrain will pose a risk for
   damaging wind and large hail as they continue east through the
   Oklahoma and Texas Panhandles this evening.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 55
   statute miles east and west of a line from 40 miles northwest of
   Guymon OK to 35 miles south southwest of Plainview TX. For a
   complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
   update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).

   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 262...

   AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
   1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 70 knots. A
   few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean storm motion vector
   29035.

   ...Dial
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