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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 8
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
600 PM CST Sun Jan 15 2017
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
* Effective this Sunday night from 600 PM until Midnight CST.
* Primary threats include...
A couple tornadoes possible
Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...Isolated supercells will be possible generally near the
I-35 corridor of central/north-central Texas this evening ahead of
an east/northeastward-moving squall line across west-central Texas.
Sufficient low-level moisture and shear will support the possibility
of a couple of tornadoes aside from damaging winds.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles
east and west of a line from 10 miles north northeast of Fort Worth
TX to 45 miles west of New Braunfels TX. For a complete depiction of
the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS
REMEMBER...A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for
tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch
area. Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for
threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements
and possible warnings.
OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 7...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
storm motion vector 24035.