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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 17
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
215 PM CST Wed Jan 19 2022
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
* Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 215 PM
until 700 PM CST.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
Isolated large hail events to 1 inch in diameter possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...A linear cluster will likely evolve east along the
northern periphery of weak buoyancy. Damaging winds should be the
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 65
statute miles north and south of a line from 15 miles south
southeast of Greenwood MS to 5 miles northwest of Monroe LA. 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
OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 16...
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A few
cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean storm motion vector