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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 518
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
610 PM CDT Sun Oct 10 2021
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
North central and central Texas
* Effective this Sunday night and Monday morning from 610 PM
until 200 AM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
A few tornadoes and a couple intense tornadoes possible
Scattered damaging winds likely with isolated significant gusts
to 80 mph possible
Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
to 3 inches in diameter possible
SUMMARY...Storms are expected to intensify along a progressive
Pacific cold front across northwest Texas and become severe as they
continue through north central and central TX this evening. All
severe hazards are possible with this activity.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 120 statute miles
north and south of a line from 30 miles west of Brownwood TX to 50
miles southeast of Durant OK. For a complete depiction of the watch
see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).
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 516...WW 517...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 3 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 70 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean
storm motion vector 24035.