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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 377
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
515 PM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of
  Southern Wisconsin

* Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 515 PM
  until 1000 PM CDT.

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

SUMMARY...A band of intense storms from northeast Iowa into far
southwest Wisconsin will spread eastward into the evening with a
threat to produce several tornadoes, strong wind gusts and possible
hail.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 55 statute miles
east and west of a line from 15 miles west southwest of Janesville
WI to 35 miles north of Madison WI. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).

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 375...WW 376...

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 450. Mean
storm motion vector 26030.

...Weiss


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