SPC Tornado Watch 71



WW 71 TORNADO NY PA 150155Z – 150900Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 71
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
955 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of 
  South-central/Southeast New York
  Northeast Pennsylvania

* Effective this Sunday night and Monday morning from 955 PM
  until 500 AM EDT.

* Primary threats include...
  A couple tornadoes possible
  Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible

SUMMARY...Multiple rounds of fast-moving storms will spread
northeastward across the region through the overnight. Damaging
winds will be the most common hazard, but a tornado or two could
occur with line-embedded circulations.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 45 statute miles
north and south of a line from 40 miles northwest of Elmira NY to 10
miles north of Monticello NY. For a complete depiction of the watch
see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU1).

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.

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OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 66...WW 67...WW 69...WW
70...

AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean
storm motion vector 21040.

...Guyer

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