Severe Local Storm Watch and Watch Cancellation Msg
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 426
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
505 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
  Northern and Central New Jersey
  Southeast New York
  Eastern Pennsylvania
  Coastal Waters

* Effective this Thursday afternoon and evening from 505 PM until
  1000 PM EDT.

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

SUMMARY...A long-lived cluster of severe thunderstorms will track
southeastward across the watch area this afternoon, posing a threat
of locally damaging wind gusts and perhaps hail.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles east and west of a line from 45 miles west northwest
of Bridgeport CT to 35 miles west southwest of Trenton NJ. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).

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.

&&

OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 424...WW 425...

AVIATION...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 500. Mean storm motion vector
30030.

...Hart



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