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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 50
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
310 PM CDT Sun Mar 15 2020
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Far West Texas
* Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 310 PM until
1100 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Isolated very large hail events to 2.5 inches in diameter
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...At least a couple supercells should develop across parts
of the Big Bend region and consolidate into a cluster that spreads
east of the Pecos River this evening.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles north and south of a line from 25 miles south of Marfa
TX to 60 miles north of Del Rio TX. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).
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