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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 112
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
410 PM CDT Tue Apr 12 2022
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
Central and north Texas
* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 410 PM until
1100 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
A couple tornadoes possible
Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
to 2.5 inches in diameter possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
SUMMARY...Clusters of storms will continue to spread eastward across
central Texas, with some tendency for new development northeastward
toward Dallas-Fort Worth, and southward to near Austin. The storm
environment will gradually become more favorable for embedded
supercells into this evening, with the potential for a couple of
tornadoes, isolated very large hail, and damaging gusts.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 50 statute miles
east and west of a line from 50 miles north northwest of Corsicana
TX to 55 miles south southwest of Temple TX. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).
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 110...WW 111...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and 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 550. Mean
storm motion vector 26025.