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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 36
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
1120 PM CST Mon Mar 2 2020
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
* Effective this Monday night and Tuesday morning from 1120 PM
until 300 AM CST.
* Primary threats include...
A couple tornadoes possible
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2
inches in diameter possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...Potentially tornadic supercell entering northwestern
Middle Tennessee may maintain its organization in a marginally
favorable low-level air mass for a few hours before weakening. A
couple tornadoes, sporadic large hail, and isolated severe gusts may
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 30 statute miles
north and south of a line from 75 miles west of Nashville TN to 15
miles east northeast of Nashville TN. For a complete depiction of
the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS
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 35...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean
storm motion vector 27030.