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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 63
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
235 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2019
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
Southern and central Ohio
Western West Virginia
* Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 235 PM until
900 PM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
A few tornadoes possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
SUMMARY...Scattered thunderstorms will develop by late afternoon and
spread east, likely consolidating into a line near the West Virginia
and Ohio border area in the evening. All hazards are possible, but
scattered damaging winds and a few tornadoes are the main threats.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 75 statute miles
east and west of a line from 30 miles southeast of London KY to 5
miles northeast of Columbus OH. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).
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 60...WW 61...WW 62...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
storm motion vector 22035.