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SIDEBAR - Severe weather terms

Tornado Emergency: Significant damage and a high likelihood of numerous fatalities is expected with a large tornado. Immediately seek shelter!

Tornado Warning: A tornado or funnel cloud has been spotted, or there is radar indications of a tornado. Immediately seek shelter!

Tornado Watch: Conditions are right for a tornado to form. Monitor weather information, and review your tornado safety plan.

Severe T-storm Warning: A thunderstorm is producing large hail, damaging winds or both. Stay indoors and away from windows.

Severe T-storm Watch: Conditions are right for severe thunderstorms to form. Monitor weather information.

Advisories: A certain type of weather is likely to occur and impact travel. Monitor weather information.

(Sources: Wikipedia, FOX Carolina Weather)

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