SPC Tornado Watch 90



WW 90 TORNADO FL GA CW 101415Z – 101800Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 90
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
1015 AM EDT Sat Apr 10 2021

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of 
  The eastern Florida Panhandle
  Extreme southwestern Georgia
  Coastal Waters

* Effective this Saturday morning and afternoon from 1015 AM
  until 200 PM EDT.

* Primary threats include...
  A couple tornadoes possible
  Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
  Isolated large hail events to 1 inch in diameter possible

SUMMARY...A well-developed squall line will continue to surge
eastward across the Florida Panhandle and southwestern Georgia
through midday into early afternoon.  Given the observed bowing
structures and embedded circulations, expect the threat for a few
damaging gusts and a couple of tornadoes to continue for the next
few hours.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 55 statute miles
east and west of a line from 25 miles northwest of Moultrie GA to 55
miles southeast of Apalachicola FL. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).

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 27045.

...Thompson

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