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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 48
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
500 PM CDT Wed Mar 24 2021
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
North and northeast Texas
* Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 500 PM
until 1000 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2
inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Multiple supercells are expected to develop
north-northeast from north-central Texas this evening. Large hail is
expected to be the primary hazard.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 40
statute miles north and south of a line from 30 miles northwest of
Fort Worth TX to 50 miles southeast of Paris TX. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).
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 47...
AVIATION...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