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MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0888
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
0541 PM CDT Mon May 23 2022

AREAS AFFECTED...Central/North-Central TX

CONCERNING...Severe potential...Watch unlikely

VALID 232241Z - 240045Z

PROBABILITY OF WATCH ISSUANCE...20 percent

SUMMARY
...Gusty winds and marginally SEVERE HAIL are possible with
thunderstorms this evening. Severe thunderstorm watch does not
appear warranted.

DISCUSSION...A weak mid-level short-wave trough appears to be
embedded within southerly stream over west-central TX. In response
to this feature, a cluster of storms has evolved into a weak MCS
that is propagating northeast ahead of the short wave. Latest radar
data
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MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0887
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
0500 PM CDT Mon May 23 2022

AREAS AFFECTED...Northwest South Carolina into southwest North
Carolina

CONCERNING...Tornado Watch 264...

VALID 232200Z - 240000Z

The severe weather threat for Tornado Watch 264 continues.

SUMMARY...The potential for low-topped supercells will continue for
at least the next couple of hours, maintaining the potential for
weak TORNADOES across northwest South Carolina into far southwest
North Carolina.

DISCUSSION...Recent reflectivity and velocity data from KGSP and
KCAE continue to show transient supercell structures across
west/northwestern portions of SC along and just
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