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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 369
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
510 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
* Effective this Friday afternoon and evening from 510 PM until
1000 PM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...At least widely scattered storms will continue to quickly
spread eastward across the region through this evening within a
highly sheared and modestly unstable environment. Localized wind
damage is the primary risk, but some marginally severe hail could
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 45
statute miles north and south of a line from 45 miles west southwest
of Allentown PA to 15 miles south of Newark NJ. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU9).
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 365...WW 366...WW
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A few
cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean storm motion vector