Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NOAA's National Weather Service   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Storm Prediction Center
navigation bar left  
  navigation bar end cap


 
USA.gov is the U.S. Government's official Web portal to all Federal, state and local government Web resources and services.

Mesoscale Discussion 732
< Previous MD         Next MD >
MD 732 graphic

   MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0732
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0534 PM CDT TUE MAY 27 2014

   AREAS AFFECTED...SRN TX

   CONCERNING...TORNADO WATCH 192...

   VALID 272234Z - 280000Z

   CORRECTED FOR WORDING IN SUMMARY

   THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT FOR TORNADO WATCH 192 CONTINUES.

   SUMMARY...TORNADO THREAT MAY REMAIN LOCALLY HIGHER ACROSS SRN THIRD
   OF WW 192 INCLUDING THE CORPUS CHRISTI VICINITY THROUGH 00Z.

   DISCUSSION...EARLY THIS EVENING A SMALL CLUSTER OF STORMS WAS
   LOCATED OVER LIVE OAK COUNTY IN SRN TX MOVING SOUTH AT 20-25 KT.
   STORM MERGERS HAD RESULTED IN A TEMPORARY DISRUPTION OF STORM
   ORGANIZATION...BUT ACTIVITY APPEARS TO BE REORGANIZING AND TAKING ON
   SUPERCELL STRUCTURES. THESE STORMS ARE LOCATED AT THE MERGER OF TWO
   BOUNDARIES AND WILL TRACK SWD ALONG THE STATIONARY BOUNDARY NEXT
   COUPLE HOURS WHERE LOW-LEVEL SHEAR IS LOCALLY ENHANCED. THE VWP FROM
   CORPUS CHRISTI INDICATES VEERING LOW-LEVEL WINDS WITH UP TO 150
   M2/S2 STORM RELATIVE HELICITY AND 50 KT 0-6 KM SHEAR. THIS STORM
   WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO INTENSIFY FURTHER AND ORGANIZE A
   LOW-LEVEL MESOCYCLONE AS IT CONTINUES SWD INTO THE MOIST AND
   MODERATELY UNSTABLE WARM SECTOR.

   FARTHER NORTH OTHER STORMS WERE DEVELOPING OVER KERR...BANDERA AND
   GILLESPIE COUNTIES ACROSS SCNTRL TX. THESE STORMS APPEAR TO HAVE
   BEEN INITIATED ALONG A SLOWLY WWD MOVING OUTFLOW BOUNDARY AND WILL
   BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL AND PERHAPS A TORNADO BEFORE
   POSSIBLY BECOMING UNDERCUT.

   ..DIAL.. 05/27/2014


   ATTN...WFO...CRP...EWX...BRO...

   LAT...LON   28079692 27539717 27209754 27079797 27239844 28029891
               28389914 28739921 29179897 29419855 29429792 28579699
               28079692 

Top/All Mesoscale Discussions/Forecast Products/Home
Weather Topics:
Watches, Mesoscale Discussions, Outlooks, Fire Weather, All Products, Contact Us

NOAA / National Weather Service
National Centers for Environmental Prediction
Storm Prediction Center
120 David L. Boren Blvd.
Norman, OK 73072 U.S.A.
spc.feedback@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 28, 2014
Disclaimer
Information Quality
Help
Glossary
Privacy Policy
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
About Us
Career Opportunities