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#ALwx #FLwx #GAwx Tornado Watch

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URGENT – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 558
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
135 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEAST ALABAMA
THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE
SOUTHWEST GEORGIA
COASTAL WATERS

* EFFECTIVE THIS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 135 PM UNTIL
800 PM EST.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE…
A COUPLE TORNADOES POSSIBLE
SCATTERED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE

THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 90 STATUTE
MILES NORTH AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 50 MILES WEST SOUTHWEST OF
DOTHAN ALABAMA TO 25 MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF MOULTRIE GEORGIA.
FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH
OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).

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.

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DISCUSSION…THE WARM FRONT CONTINUES TO PROGRESS INLAND IN ADVANCE
OF A PRE-FRONTAL BAND OF STORMS ASSOCIATED WITH AN EJECTING MIDLEVEL
TROUGH. THOUGH LAPSE RATES ARE NOT PARTICULARLY STEEP…BOUNDARY
LAYER DEWPOINTS IN THE 68-70 F RANGE WILL SUPPORT SURFACE-BASED
BUOYANCY IN THE WARM SECTOR. VERTICAL SHEAR WILL BE STRONGEST ALONG
THE WARM FRONT…WHERE THE RISK FOR A COUPLE OF TORNADOES WILL BE
FOCUSED. OTHERWISE…AN ISOLATED TORNADO AND A FEW DAMAGING GUSTS
WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE BAND OF STORMS FARTHER TO THE S INTO THE
FL PANHANDLE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

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Tornado Watch (Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi)

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   URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
   TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 65
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   655 PM CDT SUN APR 6 2014

   THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

   * TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
     SOUTHERN ALABAMA
     WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE
     EASTERN LOUISIANA
     SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI
     COASTAL WATERS

   * EFFECTIVE THIS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING FROM 655 PM
     UNTIL 300 AM CDT.

   * PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
     SEVERAL TORNADOES LIKELY WITH A FEW INTENSE TORNADOES POSSIBLE
     SEVERAL DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE
     A FEW LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

   THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 85 STATUTE
   MILES NORTH AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM 25 MILES WEST NORTHWEST OF
   BATON ROUGE LOUISIANA TO 30 MILES NORTH OF CRESTVIEW FLORIDA. 
   FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH
   OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU5).

   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 64...

   DISCUSSION...AS AN UPPER TROUGH SHIFTS EAST-NORTHEASTWARD OVER EAST
   TX AND THE ARKLATEX THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...A SURFACE LOW IS EXPECTED
   TO GRADUALLY DEEPEN/MOVE NORTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE GULF COAST STATES.
   AS THIS OCCURS...LOW-LEVEL SHEAR IS EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN IN TANDEM
   WITH A NORTHWARD-MOVING WARM FRONT AND AN INCREASINGLY MOISTURE-RICH
   AIRMASS. SUPERCELLS CAPABLE OF TORNADOES WILL BECOME INCREASINGLY
   LIKELY THROUGH THE EVENING...INCLUDING THE POTENTIAL FOR A STRONG
   TORNADO ASIDE FROM DAMAGING WINDS/HAIL.

 

Tornado Warning Broward County, FL

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
457 PM EDT SAT APR 20 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
EAST CENTRAL BROWARD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST FLORIDA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE…

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 455 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR
LAUDERHILL…MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH. THIS STORM IS ALSO CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.

* THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR…
LAUDERHILL…
FORT LAUDERDALE…
AND SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY BUILDING ON THE LOWEST FLOOR…AWAY FROM
EXTERIOR WALLS AND WINDOWS. GET UNDER A WORKBENCH OR OTHER PIECE OF
STURDY FURNITURE. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO COVER YOUR BODY.

Tornado Warning Update Seminole FL Volusia FL Brevard FL

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SEMINOLE-VOLUSIA-BREVARD-
714 PM EDT SUN APR 14 2013

…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT FOR EXTREME
NORTHWESTERN BREVARD…SOUTHEASTERN VOLUSIA AND EASTERN SEMINOLE
COUNTIES…

AT 709 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A TORNADO. THIS TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR CHULUOTA…MOVING
EAST AT 25 MPH.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
FARMTON…LAKE HARNEY…MAYTOWN…AURANTIA…TURNBULL AND SCOTTSMOOR

Tornado Warning Brevard FL Orange FL Seminole FL Volusia FL

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
643 PM EDT SUN APR 14 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
EXTREME NORTHWESTERN BREVARD COUNTY IN FLORIDA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF SCOTTSMOOR…
CENTRAL ORANGE COUNTY IN FLORIDA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…WINTER PARK…UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL
FLORIDA…MAITLAND…GOLDENROD…
SEMINOLE COUNTY IN FLORIDA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…WINTER SPRINGS…SANFORD…OVIEDO…
LONGWOOD…LAKE MARY…LAKE JESSUP…GENEVA…CHULUOTA…
CASSELBERRY…
SOUTHEASTERN VOLUSIA COUNTY IN FLORIDA…

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT.

* AT 641 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR WINTER
SPRINGS…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
SANFORD AIRPORT…MIDWAY…OSTEEN AND MAYTOWN

Tornado Warning Update Lake County, FL

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LAKE-
555 PM EDT SUN APR 14 2013

…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM EDT FOR NORTHERN
LAKE COUNTY…

AT 553 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS CONTINUED TO
DETECT A TORNADO. THIS TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR TAVARES…MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

ADDITIONAL STRONG STORMS SHOWING SIGNS OF ROTATION WERE LOCATED NEAR
THE VILLAGES AND MASCOTTE…ALSO MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

Tornado Warning Lake County, Florida #FLwx

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
530 PM EDT SUN APR 14 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY IN FLORIDA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…THE VILLAGES…TAVARES…PAISLEY…
MOUNT DORA…LISBON…LEESBURG…LAKE HARRIS…LAKE GRIFFIN…LADY
LAKE…HOWEY IN THE HILLS…EUSTIS…EMERALDA…

* UNTIL 615 PM EDT.

* AT 522 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO 10 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF HOWEY IN THE HILLS…OR NEAR MASCOTTE…MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
FRUITLAND PARK…LEESBURG AIRPORT…THE VILLAGES…MID FLORIDA
LAKES AND PITTMAN

Tornado Watch (Florida, Georgia, Coastal Waters)

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URGENT – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 106
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
155 PM EDT SUN APR 14 2013

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A
TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF

MUCH OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN FLORIDA
PARTS OF SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
COASTAL WATERS

EFFECTIVE THIS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 155 PM UNTIL
1000 PM EDT.

TORNADOES…HAIL TO 2 INCHES IN DIAMETER…THUNDERSTORM WIND
GUSTS TO 70 MPH…AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 60 STATUTE
MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 60 MILES WEST NORTHWEST OF
JACKSONVILLE FLORIDA TO 50 MILES WEST SOUTHWEST OF MELBOURNE
FLORIDA. FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE
ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).

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 105…

DISCUSSION…INTENSE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG THE
SEA BREEZE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING…WITH ADDITIONAL STORMS
FORMING OR SPREADING IN FROM THE WEST…ALONG A WARM FRONTAL ZONE
ADVANCING NORTHWARD INTO NORTHERN FLORIDA. ACTIVITY WILL BE CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL AND LOCALLY DAMAGING WIND GUSTS. AND
ROTATION DEVELOPING IN STRONGEST UPDRAFTS MAY CONTRIBUTE TO THE RISK
FOR A COUPLE OF TORNADOES…PARTICULARLY ACROSS THE INTERIOR NORTH
CENTRAL PENINSULA.

Tornado Warning Gadsden FL Decatur GA Seminole GA

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
413 PM EDT SUN MAR 31 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN GADSDEN COUNTY IN FLORIDA…
SOUTHWESTERN DECATUR COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST GEORGIA…
SOUTHEASTERN SEMINOLE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST GEORGIA…

* UNTIL 445 PM EDT

* AT 412 PM EDT…A DEVELOPING TORNADO HAS BEEN DETECTED BY THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEAR FAIRCHILD…MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
DRAKES STILL…DESSER…SEMINOLE STATE PARK…LAKE SEMINOLE…
REYNOLDSVILLE…JINKS…BETHANY…OAK GROVE…MOUNT PLEASANT AND
RECOVERY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TAKE COVER NOW! LEAVE MOBILE HOMES AND VEHICLES FOR SAFER STRUCTURES.
MOVE TO A HALLWAY OR CLOSET ON THE LOWEST FLOOR AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND
OUTSIDE WALLS.

Tornado Warning Franklin FL Wakulla FL

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
130 PM EST MON FEB 25 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR…
EASTERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN FLORIDA…
COASTAL SOUTHWEST WAKULLA COUNTY IN FLORIDA…

* UNTIL 215 PM EST

* AT 119 PM EST…THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAS TRACKING A TORNADO
15 MILES SOUTHWEST OF CARRABELLE…OR NEAR ST GEORGE ISLAND…
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH. WE JUST RECEIVED A REPORT OF A TORNADO
CROSSING THE ST GEORGE ISLAND CAUSEWAY.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO ROYAL
BLUFF…CARRABELLE BEACH…LANARK VILLAGE…TURKEY POINT…SAINT
TERESA…BALD POINT…PANACEA-WAKULLA AIRPORT AND ALLIGATOR POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TAKE COVER NOW! LEAVE MOBILE HOMES AND VEHICLES FOR SAFER STRUCTURES.
MOVE TO A HALLWAY OR CLOSET ON THE LOWEST FLOOR AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND
OUTSIDE WALLS.

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