SPC Tornado Watch 576

By Newsroom America Feeds at 26 Nov 2013

WW 576 TORNADO FL GA CW 262005Z - 270300Z
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 576 NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 305 PM EST TUE NOV 26 2013 THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN FLORIDA PENINSULA SOUTHERN GEORGIA COASTAL WATERS * EFFECTIVE THIS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 305 PM UNTIL 1000 PM EST. * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE... SEVERAL TORNADOES POSSIBLE SEVERAL DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 55 STATUTE MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 20 MILES NORTH NORTHEAST OF VALDOSTA GEORGIA TO 5 MILES SOUTHEAST OF SARASOTA FLORIDA. FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6). 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. && OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 575... DISCUSSION...THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE OUT OF THE GULF OF MEXICO AND ACROSS THE FL PENINSULA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. STRONG LOW LEVEL SHEAR WILL COMBINE WITH A MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS TO PROMOTE A RISK OF SEVERE STORMS. LOCALLY DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND ISOLATED TORNADOES ARE THE PRIMARY THREATS. AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 0.5 INCH. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE WIND GUSTS TO 60 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO 450. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 24030. ...HART Read more

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