SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 248

WW 248 SEVERE TSTM ND 082315Z – 090600Z

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 248
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
515 PM MDT Tue Jun 8 2021

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  Western North Dakota

* Effective this Tuesday afternoon from 515 PM until Midnight

* Primary threats include...
  Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 75
    mph possible
  Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
    inches in diameter possible
  A tornado or two possible

SUMMARY...Severe storms developing in eastern Montana will spread
northeastward into western North Dakota this evening, with an
attendant threat for large hail and damaging winds.  A tornado or
two may occur early this evening with storms near the west central
North Dakota border, where supercells will interact with a surface
warm front and outflow boundary.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 35
statute miles east and west of a line from 60 miles north northeast
of Williston ND to 65 miles south southwest of Dickinson ND. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).


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



AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 65 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean storm motion vector


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