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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 60
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
1150 PM CDT Mon Mar 23 2020
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
* Effective this Monday night and Tuesday morning from 1150 PM
until 800 AM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
to 2 inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...Thunderstorms are forecast to develop/strengthen across
parts of northwestern OK and southwestern KS the next few hours.
Large hail will be the main threat early, and damaging wind may
occur sporadically as the storms cluster and accelerate eastward
near the KS/OK border.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 55
statute miles north and south of a line from 45 miles south of Dodge
City KS to 55 miles east of Bartlesville OK. 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 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 400. Mean storm motion vector