Severe Local Storm Watch and Watch Cancellation Msg
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 380
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
430 PM MDT TUE JUN 30 2015

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
  NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL MONTANA
  WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA
  NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA

* EFFECTIVE THIS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WEDNESDAY MORNING FROM 430
  PM UNTIL 100 AM MDT.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
  A COUPLE TORNADOES POSSIBLE
  SCATTERED DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED SIGNIFICANT GUSTS TO 75
    MPH POSSIBLE
  SCATTERED LARGE HAIL AND ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2.5
    INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

SUMMARY...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...INCLUDING A FEW SUPERCELLS AND
BOWING LINES...EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS NORTHEAST MT AND WESTERN
ND THOUGH MID- TO LATE-EVENING...WITH MORE ISOLATED ACTIVITY
POSSIBLY FORMING FARTHER S INTO WRN SD. THE STORMS SHOULD MOVE
MAINLY SOUTHEASTWARD AND WILL BE CAPABLE OF VERY LARGE HAIL...HIGH
WIND...AND POSSIBLY TORNADOES.

THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 80 STATUTE
MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 65 MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF
WOLF POINT MONTANA TO 90 MILES SOUTH OF LEMMON SOUTH DAKOTA.  FOR
A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH
OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).

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 371...WW 372...WW
373...WW 374...WW 375...WW 376...WW 377...WW 378...WW 379...

AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 2.5 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
WIND GUSTS TO 65 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
550. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 33030.


...CORFIDI


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