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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 205
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
520 PM CDT Wed May 10 2017
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Eastern Texas Panhandle
* Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 520 PM
until 1000 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2
inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to
affect the watch area this evening, posing a risk of large hail and
damaging winds. An isolated tornado is also possible in the most
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 45
statute miles east and west of a line from 25 miles northeast of
Guymon OK to 75 miles south southeast of Borger TX. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU5).
REMEMBER...A Severe Thunderstorm Watch means conditions are
favorable for 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. Severe thunderstorms can and occasionally do produce
OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 203...WW 204...
AVIATION...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 450. Mean storm motion vector