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EXPIRED Tornado Watch #0029 for Central and Eastern Alabama, Northwest Georgia
  • A couple tornadoes possible
  • Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
  • Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible

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EXPIRED Tornado Watch #0029

Locations Affected

  • Central and Eastern Alabama
  • Northwest Georgia
  • Tornado Watch Summary

    Environment will remain conducive for supercells and the possibility of a couple of tornadoes, along with isolated large hail and damaging winds, through at least mid-evening if not late-evening, particularly across central/eastern Alabama into northwest Georgia.

    Severe Weather Threats

  • A couple tornadoes possible
  • Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
  • Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
  • Tornado Watch Details

    SEL9
    
    URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
    Tornado Watch Number 29
    NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
    640 PM CDT Thu Mar 14 2019
    
    The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
    
    * Tornado Watch for portions of 
      Central and Eastern Alabama
      Northwest Georgia
    
    * Effective this Thursday night from 640 PM until Midnight CDT.
    
    * Primary threats include...
      A couple tornadoes possible
      Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
      Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
    
    SUMMARY...Environment will remain conducive for supercells and the
    possibility of a couple of tornadoes, along with isolated large hail
    and damaging winds, through at least mid-evening if not
    late-evening, particularly across central/eastern Alabama into
    northwest Georgia.
    
    The tornado watch area is approximately along and 50 statute miles
    east and west of a line from 65 miles east northeast of Gadsden AL
    to 25 miles southwest of Selma AL. For a complete depiction of the
    watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU9).
    
    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 25...WW 27...WW 28...
    
    AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
    surface and aloft to 1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
    gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean
    storm motion vector 25030.
    
    ...Guyer

    National Risk Overview

    Friday, March 22
    TORNADO: 2%
    HAIL: 5%
    WIND: 5%
    Saturday, March 23
    ANY SEVERE: low
    Sunday, March 24
    ANY SEVERE: 5%
    Monday, March 25
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Tuesday, March 26
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Wednesday, March 27
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Thursday, March 28
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Friday, March 29
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain

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