SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 334



WW 334 SEVERE TSTM KY OH WV 052230Z – 060500Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 334
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
530 PM CDT Wed Jun 5 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  Eastern Kentucky
  Southwest Ohio
  Southern and western West Virginia

* Effective this Wednesday afternoon from 530 PM until Midnight
  CDT.

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

SUMMARY...Multiple supercells and clusters will move across a large
portion of eastern Kentucky and adjacent portions of Ohio and West
Virginia this evening. Damaging winds and large hail are the primary
hazards.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 75
statute miles either side of a line from 35 miles north northwest of
Huntington WV to 25 miles west northwest of London KY. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).

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.

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OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 329...WW 330...WW
331...WW 332...WW 333...

AVIATION...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 500. Mean storm motion vector
29030.

...Grams

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