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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 67
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
140 PM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
much of Indiana
much of Ohio
the northern West Virginia Panhandle
* Effective this Saturday afternoon and evening from 140 PM until
800 PM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 65 mph possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Thunderstorms are expected to continue to increase in
coverage across the Ohio Valley area this afternoon, with the
stronger storms capable of producing locally damaging winds and
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles north and south of a line from 35 miles east of
Pittsburgh PA to 15 miles north northwest of Terre Haute IN. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).
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
1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 55 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector