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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 107
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
125 PM CDT Sun Apr 12 2020
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
South-central and eastern Louisiana
* Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 125 PM until
800 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
A few tornadoes and a couple intense tornadoes possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
SUMMARY...A cluster of thunderstorms may evolve into a couple
discrete supercells with a risk for all hazards. The greatest
tornado threat should be near the Mississippi-Louisiana border area
in the late afternoon to early evening.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles
north and south of a line from 30 miles northwest of Lafayette LA to
35 miles south of Pine Belt MS. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).
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 106...
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 24040.