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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 269
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
240 PM CDT Tue May 24 2022
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Central and Northeast Texas
* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 240 PM until
1000 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
inches in diameter likely
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Thunderstorms will intensify along a boundary from
northeast into central Texas. The stronger cells will pose a risk
of very large hail and damaging wind gusts through the afternoon and
evening. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 65
statute miles north and south of a line from 100 miles southwest of
San Angelo TX to 50 miles south of Paris TX. 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 268...
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector