SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 344



WW 344 SEVERE TSTM CO 082145Z – 090300Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 344
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
445 PM CDT Sat Jun 8 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  Northeast to east-central Colorado

* Effective this Saturday afternoon and evening from 445 PM until
  1000 PM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
  Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
    inches in diameter possible
  Isolated damaging wind gusts to 65 mph possible

SUMMARY...A couple of splitting discrete supercells developing along
the Front Range may spread east-southeast across portions of the
adjacent plains this evening.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 65
statute miles north and south of a line from 30 miles north of
Denver CO to 40 miles east northeast of Limon CO. 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 342...WW 343...

AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 55 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
27035.

...Grams

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