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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 39
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
555 PM CDT Sat Apr 6 2019
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
* Effective this Saturday afternoon and evening from 555 PM until
1000 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
A couple tornadoes possible
Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...Clusters of strong to severe storms should persist for a
few more hours this evening with all hazards possible.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 40 statute miles
either side of a line from 25 miles west of College Station TX to 70
miles northeast of Natchitoches LA. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU9).
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 38...
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 500. Mean
storm motion vector 22025.