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 145
< Previous MD         Next MD >
MD 145 graphic

   Mesoscale Discussion 0145
   NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
   0100 PM CST Sun Mar 03 2019

   Areas affected...east-central AL

   Concerning...Tornado Watch 7...

   Valid 031900Z - 031930Z

   The severe weather threat for Tornado Watch 7 continues.

   SUMMARY...Strong tornado potential appears to be maximizing over
   east-central AL through 3pm CST.

   DISCUSSION...A mature supercell located near Montgomery is favorably
   located within a region of maximized surface pressure falls (3-4mb
   per 2 hours) immediately east/southeast of the surface low.  KMXX
   VAD shows 500 m2/s2 0-1km SRH when accounting for the observed
   Montgomery County supercell's storm motion.  Given the ample
   buoyancy and intense shear profile in place, it appears
   tornadogenesis will likely occur within the next 30-60 minutes with
   the possibility of a strong tornado occurring.

   ..Smith.. 03/03/2019

   ...Please see www.spc.noaa.gov for graphic product...

   ATTN...WFO...BMX...

   LAT...LON   32288652 32618599 32668538 32408532 32178630 32288652 

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: March 03, 2019
Disclaimer
Information Quality
Help
Glossary
Privacy Policy
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
About Us
Career Opportunities