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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 416
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
720 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
Southeast New York
* Effective this Tuesday morning and afternoon from 720 AM until
400 PM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
A few tornadoes likely
SUMMARY...Band of persistent low-topped supercells across southeast
Maryland should rapidly move north-northeast across parts of the
Northeast Megalopolis into this afternoon. Additional cells are
possible just ahead of this band as well.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles
east and west of a line from 20 miles south southeast of
Philadelphia PA to 25 miles north northeast of Bridgeport CT. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).
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 415...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 50 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 400. Mean
storm motion vector 17045.