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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 237
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
245 PM CDT Thu May 25 2023
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
* Effective this Thursday afternoon and evening from 245 PM until
1000 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
inches in diameter possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...Intense thunderstorms are expected to form this afternoon
over the Davis Mountains of southwest Texas. Large hail and
damaging winds are possible in the strongest cells.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 45
statute miles east and west of a line from 30 miles east northeast
of Guadalupe Pass TX to 100 miles south southeast of Marfa TX. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).
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
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