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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 114
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
600 PM CDT Tue Apr 12 2022
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
South Central Minnesota
Southeast South Dakota
West Central Wisconsin
* Effective this Tuesday night from 600 PM until Midnight CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
to 2 inches in diameter possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 65 mph possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Thunderstorms will develop across the watch area late this
afternoon and evening. Scattered strong to severe storms are
expected, with a risk of large hail.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 45
statute miles north and south of a line from 40 miles southwest of
Brookings SD to 50 miles east of Minneapolis MN. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).
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
OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 110...WW 111...WW
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 55 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector