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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 300
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Very Low Very Low

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   SEL0

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 300
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   235 PM EDT Wed Jun 24 2020

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     southern Alabama
     western Florida Panhandle
     southwestern Georgia
     Coastal Waters

   * Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 235 PM
     until 1000 PM EDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
     A tornado or two possible

   SUMMARY...Numerous thunderstorms will continue developing over
   southern portion of the Gulf Coast states this afternoon. Multicell
   and some marginal supercell structures are likely with damaging wind
   the main threat, and a tornado or two possible.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 75
   statute miles north and south of a line from 20 miles north
   northwest of Mobile AL to 55 miles southeast of Macon GA. For a
   complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
   update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).

   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.

   &&

   AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
   1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A few
   cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
   24035.

   ...Dial
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