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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 302
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WW0302 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Moderate
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Moderate

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   SEL2

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 302
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   300 PM CDT Wed Jun 1 2022

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     southeastern New Mexico
     southwestern Texas

   * Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 300 PM
     until 1000 PM CDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 80
       mph possible
     Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 3
       inches in diameter possible
     A tornado or two possible

   SUMMARY...Thunderstorms initiating near the mountains of
   southwestern Texas into southeastern New Mexico will continue to
   intensify while gradually developing east of the higher terrain
   through late afternoon.  Additional intensifying thunderstorm
   development is expected along a front advancing southward from the
   South Plains.  A couple of supercells are possible, along with one
   or more growing thunderstorm clusters into this evening.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 90
   statute miles east and west of a line from 35 miles north of Hobbs
   NM to 40 miles southeast of Fort Stockton TX. For a complete
   depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
   (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).

   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 301...

   AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
   3 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 70 knots. A
   few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean storm motion vector
   28020.

   ...Kerr
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