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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 102
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
820 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of
  Southeastern abnd east-central Missouri

* Effective this Wednesday night and Thursday morning from 820 PM
  until 300 AM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
  A couple tornadoes possible
  Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
  Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible

SUMMARY...A narrow corridor of severe-thunderstorm potential -- the
risk for large hail, isolated damaging wind and a couple tornadoes
-- may spread northeastward from the domain of tornado watch 99 into
a warm-frontal zone.  Refer to SPC mesoscale discussion 373 for
initial meteorological details.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 35 statute miles
east and west of a line from 70 miles south of Farmington MO to 35
miles east of Jefferson City MO. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).

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 99...WW 100...WW 101...

AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean
storm motion vector 24035.

...Edwards



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