SPC Tornado Watch 74



WW 74 TORNADO CT DE MD NJ NY PA CW 150505Z – 151100Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 74
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
105 AM EDT Mon Apr 15 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of 
  Western Connecticut
  Delaware
  Eastern Maryland
  New Jersey
  Southeast New York
  Eastern Pennsylvania
  Coastal Waters

* Effective this Monday morning from 105 AM until 700 AM EDT.

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

SUMMARY...Potentially multiple rounds of fast-moving storms will
cross the region through the overnight and early morning hours of
Monday. Modest instability and very strong low-level shear will
support organized storm modes including bowing segments. Damaging
winds and some tornado risk will exist.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 70 statute miles
north and south of a line from 35 miles north northeast of New York
City NY to 35 miles southwest of Wilmington DE. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).

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 67...WW 69...WW 71...WW
72...WW 73...

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 23035.

...Guyer

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