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PUBLIC SEVERE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0311 PM CDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...Severe thunderstorms expected over parts of the Ozarks and lower
Ohio Valley region this afternoon and evening...

* LOCATIONS...
  Southern Missouri
  Northern Arkansas
  Southern Illinois
  Western Kentucky
  Northwestern Tennessee
  Eastern Oklahoma
  Southeastern Kansas

* HAZARDS...
  Widespread damaging winds, some hurricane force
  A few intense tornadoes
  Widespread large hail, some baseball size

* SUMMARY...
  Widespread severe wind gusts are forecast from the Ozark region
  to the lower Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening.
  Additionally, very large to giant hail and tornadoes will be
  possible from the Red River Valley northeastward to the Ozark
  Plateau. Damaging winds, large hail, and a couple tornadoes will
  also be possible across the Tennessee Valley, middle Ohio
  Valley, and portions of the Mid-Atlantic.

Preparedness actions...

Review your severe weather safety procedures for the possibility
of dangerous weather today. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio,
weather.gov, or other media for watches and warnings. A watch
means that conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms
over the next several hours. If a severe thunderstorm warning is
issued for your area, move to a place of safety, ideally in an
interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building.

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..Select a forecaster.. 05/27/2017

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