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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 324
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
340 PM CDT Tue Jun 13 2017
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 340 PM until
1100 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Widespread large hail expected with isolated very large hail
events to 4 inches in diameter likely
Scattered damaging winds likely with isolated significant gusts
to 75 mph possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Thunderstorms are expected to rapidly develop this
afternoon over the watch area, posing a risk of large hail and
damaging wind gusts. Isolated giant hail reports are possible in
the most intense storms.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 55
statute miles east and west of a line from 45 miles northeast of
Dodge City KS to 50 miles south southeast of Lubbock TX. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).
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 323...
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
4 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 65 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean storm motion vector