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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 312
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High Moderate
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Moderate Low

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   SEL2

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 312
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   855 PM CDT Thu Jun 24 2021

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     Far west-central Illinois
     Northeast and east-central Kansas
     Northern Missouri

   * Effective this Thursday night and Friday morning from 855 PM
     until 300 AM CDT.

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

   SUMMARY...Increasingly elongated QLCS should spread east-southeast
   across north-central and northeast Missouri, with shifting southeast
   across from parts of eastern Kansas towards central Missouri.
   Embedded bowing segments will have the potential for significant
   severe gusts and a brief tornado or two.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 50
   statute miles north and south of a line from 15 miles northeast of
   Quincy IL to 40 miles west southwest of Topeka KS. 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...This severe thunderstorm watch replaces
   tornado watch number 309...tornado watch number 311. Watch number
   309 311 will not be in effect after 855 PM CDT. CONTINUE...WW
   310...

   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 600. Mean storm motion vector
   29040.

   ...Grams
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