SPC Tornado Watch 335



WW 335 TORNADO LA MS CW 061440Z – 062200Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 335
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
940 AM CDT Thu Jun 6 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of 
  Southeast Louisiana
  Southern Mississippi
  Coastal Waters

* Effective this Thursday morning and afternoon from 940 AM until
  500 PM CDT.

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

SUMMARY...A cluster of rotating thunderstorms over southeast
Louisiana will spread eastward today, with a continued risk of
locally damaging wind gusts and a few tornadoes.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 65 statute miles
east and west of a line from 50 miles southwest of Boothville LA to
60 miles north northwest of Gulfport MS. For a complete depiction of
the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS
WOU5).

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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AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
storm motion vector 24035.

...Hart

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