Severe Local Storm Watch and Watch Cancellation Msg
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH NUMBER 422
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
100 PM MDT FRI JUL 29 2016

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
  CENTRAL AND NORTHEASTERN COLORADO
  SOUTHEAST WYOMING

* EFFECTIVE THIS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 100 PM UNTIL
  1000 PM MDT.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
  ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER
    POSSIBLE
  ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE
  A TORNADO OR TWO POSSIBLE

SUMMARY...THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT IS UNDERWAY ACROSS THE LARAMIE
MOUNTAINS...SOUTHWARD ALONG THE FRONT RANGE INTO CENTRAL COLORADO.
A FURTHER INCREASE IN STORM COVERAGE IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON...WITH A FEW STORMS LIKELY BECOMING
SEVERE AS THEY TEND TO MOVE SOUTH/SOUTHEASTWARD OFF THE HIGHER
TERRAIN.  THIS INCLUDES THE RISK FOR ISOLATED SUPERCELLS.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 60
STATUTE MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 35 MILES NORTH
NORTHWEST OF TORRINGTON WYOMING TO 60 MILES SOUTHEAST OF DENVER
COLORADO.  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.

&&

AVIATION...A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL SURFACE AND ALOFT
TO 2.5 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE WIND GUSTS TO 60
KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO 500. MEAN STORM
MOTION VECTOR 34020.


...KERR



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