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Mesoscale Discussion 62
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   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0062
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1126 PM CST SUN FEB 08 2015

   AREAS AFFECTED...NRN CA COAST

   CONCERNING...SEVERE POTENTIAL...WATCH UNLIKELY 

   VALID 090526Z - 090630Z

   PROBABILITY OF WATCH ISSUANCE...20 PERCENT

   SUMMARY...ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ALONG THE NRN
   CA COAST FOR THE NEXT FEW HOURS.  DAMAGING WINDS ARE THE PRIMARY
   THREAT BUT SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS NOT ANTICIPATED DUE TO
   LIMITED SEVERE COVERAGE.

   DISCUSSION...DEEP CONVECTION IS ROTATING INLAND ALONG THE NRN CA
   COAST AHEAD OF A WELL-DEFINED VORT MAX...ROUGHLY 130MI WSW EKA. 
   LOW-TOPPED SUPERCELLS HAVE BEEN OBSERVED OFFSHORE AHEAD OF THIS
   FEATURE AND ONE STRONG STORM IS APPROACHING HUMBOLDT COUNTY ABOUT 60
   SSW EKA.  IT APPEARS THE GREATEST RISK FOR DAMAGING WINDS WILL BE
   WITH STRONGEST CONVECTION IMMEDIATELY AHEAD OF VORT MAX ALONG THE
   NRN CA COAST FOR THE NEXT FEW HOURS.

   ..DARROW/CORFIDI.. 02/09/2015


   ATTN...WFO...MFR...EKA...

   LAT...LON   40102461 41892451 41902349 39802378 40102461 

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