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Severe Thunderstorm Watch 387
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WW0387 Radar
Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Low Very Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
High Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Low Very Low

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   SEL7

   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 387
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   640 PM EDT Fri Jun 17 2022

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
     Eastern Georgia
     Eastern North Carolina
     South Carolina
     Coastal Waters

   * Effective this Friday night from 640 PM until Midnight EDT.

   * Primary threats include...
     Scattered damaging wind gusts to 65 mph likely
     Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible

   SUMMARY...Clusters of storms capable of damaging winds along with
   isolated bouts of hail will continue southeastward across the region
   this evening within a very unstable air mass.

   The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 95
   statute miles east and west of a line from 55 miles north northwest
   of Cape Hatteras NC to 25 miles east of Vidalia GA. 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.

   &&

   OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 385...WW 386...

   AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
   1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 55 knots. A
   few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 600. Mean storm motion vector
   30025.

   ...Guyer
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