Severe Thunderstorm Watch (Updated)

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    Severe Thunderstorm Watch (Updated)

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    210 PM CDT Wed Jun 19 2019


    The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a


    * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
    Northeast Arkansas
    Southern Illinois
    Southwest Indiana
    Western Kentucky
    Southeast Missouri
    Northwest Tennessee


    * Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 210 PM
    until 900 PM CDT.


    * Primary threats include...
    Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
    Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
    A tornado or two possible


    SUMMARY...Multiple clusters of storms including multicells/linear
    segments and perhaps a couple of supercells (as shear continues to
    increase through late afternoon/early evening) will pose a severe
    risk across the region.


    The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 80
    statute miles north and south of a line from 15 miles south of
    Poplar Bluff MO to 20 miles south southeast of Owensboro KY. For a
    complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
    update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).
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    URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
    Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 403
    NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
    630 PM EDT Wed Jun 19 2019


    The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a


    * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
    Central and eastern Kentucky
    Middle to northeastern Tennessee


    * Effective this Wednesday night and Thursday morning from 630 PM
    until 200 AM EDT.


    * Primary threats include...
    Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
    Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible


    SUMMARY...Clusters and a band of thunderstorms initially over severe
    thunderstorm watch 400 should move into this watch area, continuing
    the threat for sporadic damaging to severe gusts and isolated large
    hail through the evening hours.


    The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 80
    statute miles north and south of a line from 30 miles west of
    Bowling Green KY to 35 miles northeast of London KY. For a complete
    depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
    (WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).


    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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    Why is it raining so much? Seems kind of insane, lived here my whole life and don’t remember it raining more than it doesn’t.

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    Quote Originally Posted by El Diablo View Post
    Why is it raining so much? Seems kind of insane, lived here my whole life and don’t remember it raining more than it doesn’t.
    Right now we have a stationary front close to Kentucky. It is not forecast to move out until some time late Thursday night into Friday.

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