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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Watch #0020 for Eastern North Carolina, Southeast Virginia
  • Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
  • A tornado or two possible

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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Watch #0020

Locations Affected

  • Eastern North Carolina
  • Southeast Virginia
  • Severe Thunderstorm Watch Summary

    A broken line of fast-moving storms will continue to race east-northeastward into the overnight and pose mainly a damaging wind threat.

    Severe Weather Threats

  • Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
  • A tornado or two possible
  • Severe Thunderstorm Watch Details

    SEL0
    
    URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
    Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 20
    NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
    1125 PM EST Sat Jan 11 2020
    
    The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
    
    * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
      Eastern North Carolina
      Southeast Virginia
    
    * Effective this Saturday night and Sunday morning from 1125 PM
      until 500 AM EST.
    
    * Primary threats include...
      Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
      A tornado or two possible
    
    SUMMARY...A broken line of fast-moving storms will continue to race
    east-northeastward into the overnight and pose mainly a damaging
    wind threat.
    
    The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 55
    statute miles east and west of a line from 35 miles north northwest
    of Richmond VA to 20 miles east southeast of Goldsboro NC. For a
    complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
    update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).
    
    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.
    
    &&
    
    OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 17...WW 18...WW 19...
    
    AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
    0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
    few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean storm motion vector
    23045.
    
    ...Guyer

    National Risk Overview

    Thursday, January 23
    TORNADO: low
    HAIL: low
    WIND: low
    Friday, January 24
    ANY SEVERE: low
    Saturday, January 25
    ANY SEVERE: low
    Sunday, January 26
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Monday, January 27
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Tuesday, January 28
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Wednesday, January 29
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Thursday, January 30
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain

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