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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

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THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF
MIDDLE AND EASTERN TENNESSEE
WESTERN VIRGINIA
WESTERN WEST VIRGINIA

* EFFECTIVE THIS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 130 PM UNTIL
900 PM EDT.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE…
SCATTERED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH LIKELY
ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

SUMMARY…SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AND GROW
UPSCALE INTO A LARGER COMPLEX OF STORMS ACROSS EASTERN KY AND TN.
THIS ACTIVITY WILL SURGE TOWARD THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF WRN VA BY LATE
AFTERNOON. DAMAGING WINDS ARE THE GREATEST SEVERE RISK.

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