Severe Local Storm Watch and Watch Cancellation Msg
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SPC WW 271910

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 124
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
110 PM MDT Sun May 27 2018

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
  Eastern Colorado
  Western Kansas
  Southwest Nebraska
  Oklahoma Panhandle
  Northern Texas Panhandle

* Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 110 PM until
  800 PM MDT.

* Primary threats include...
  Scattered damaging winds likely with isolated significant gusts
    to 75 mph possible
  Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
    to 2.5 inches in diameter possible
  A tornado or two possible

SUMMARY...Thunderstorms will become numerous across eastern Colorado
this afternoon, spreading eastward into western Kansas early this
evening.  Other isolated storms will form southward into the Texas
Panhandle.  Large hail and damaging winds are expected with the
strongest cells.  An isolated tornado or two cannot be ruled out.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 70
statute miles east and west of a line from 55 miles north of Akron
CO to 35 miles east of Amarillo TX. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).


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



AVIATION...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 500. Mean storm motion vector

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