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Tornado Watch 698
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Hazard Tornadoes EF2+ Tornadoes
Likelihood Moderate Low
Severe Wind 65 kt+ Wind
Moderate Low
Severe Hail 2"+ Hail
Low Low

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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   Tornado Watch Number 698
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   355 PM CST Sat Nov 30 2019

   The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

   * Tornado Watch for portions of 
     Northeast Louisiana
     Mississippi

   * Effective this Saturday afternoon and evening from 355 PM until
     1100 PM CST.

   * Primary threats include...
     A couple tornadoes possible
     Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
     Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible

   SUMMARY...A few fast-moving severe thunderstorms/supercells will
   cross the Mississippi River late this afternoon and early evening
   with other intensifying storms expected across the region this
   evening as the air mass modestly destabilizes from west to east.

   The tornado watch area is approximately along and 70 statute miles
   north and south of a line from 55 miles north northwest of Natchez
   MS to 15 miles south southeast of Columbus MS. For a complete
   depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
   (WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).

   PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

   REMEMBER...A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for
   tornadoes and 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.

   &&

   OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 697...

   AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
   surface and aloft to 1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
   gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
   storm motion vector 24045.

   ...Guyer
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