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Severe thunderstorm warning

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A severe thunderstorm warning (SAME code: SVR) is an alert issued when trained storm spotters or a Doppler weather radar indicate that a thunderstorm is  ...

Severe Thunderstorms - National Weather Service Southern Region ...

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Severe thunderstorm wall cloud from a distance. A thunderstorm is classified as " severe" by the National Weather Service if it produces wind gusts in excess of ...

Severe Weather 101: Thunderstorm Basics

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What is a severe thunderstorm? A thunderstorm is classified as “severe” when it contains one or more of the following: hail one inch or greater, winds gusting in ...

What makes a thunderstorm severe? - USATODAY.com

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Source: USA TODAY research by Chad Palmer, graphic by John Herne. Wind, hail, tornadoes define severe thunderstorms. The National Weather Service ...

Thunderstorms - Fact Monster

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A severe thunderstorm watch is issued by the National Weather Service when the ... About 10 percent of thunderstorms are classified as severe—one that ...

Severe Thunderstorm - The Disaster Center

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are classified as severe. What are severe thunderstorms, and what causes them? ... example, a severe thunderstorm watch means that a severe thunder-.

What classifies a thunderstorm as severe? | WTKR.com

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Jun 15, 2016 ... Hampton Roads, Va. – With the threat of severe storms this week in Hampton Roads and Northeastern North Carolina, it's never too late to ...

Severe Weather Definitions - National Weather Service

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Structural wind damage may imply the occurrence of a severe thunderstorm. A thunderstorm wind equal to or greater than 40 mph (35 knots or ~64 km/h) and/or  ...

The difference between tornado watches and warnings - AccuWeather

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Apr 27, 2016 ... "A watch is issued when conditions are favorable, for example, either for a severe thunderstorm or tornadoes," AccuWeather.com Senior ...

Severe Thunderstorm, Tornado Watches vs. Warnings: What's The ...

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Jun 16, 2014 ... During severe weather, knowing the difference between a watch and a warning can be a lifesaver.

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What Constitutes a Severe Thunderstorm?

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Jul 14, 2010 ... To people who follow weather on a regular basis, this might seem like a silly question, but to others who are not regular weather watchers, the ...

What is a severe thunderstorm? - Bureau of Meteorology

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Although all thunderstorms produce lightning, that is a danger itself, not all of them are "severe" or likely to produce damage. In Australia, Severe thunderstorms ...

Thunderstorm Classification | Climate Education Modules for K-12

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May 21, 2012 ... Although thunderstorms can vary in size and shape, we can classify them ... farmers distinguish between severe and non-severe thunderstorms ...