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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 120
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
310 PM CDT Wed Apr 28 2021
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
* Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 310 PM
until 1100 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
A few tornadoes likely
Widespread large hail and scattered very large hail events to 3
inches in diameter likely
Widespread damaging winds likely with isolated significant gusts
to 80 mph possible
SUMMARY...Thunderstorms are expected to develop over northern Mexico
and track northeastward across the watch area this afternoon and
evening. Supercells capable of very large hail, damaging winds, and
a few tornadoes are expected.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 85 statute miles
north and south of a line from Del Rio TX to 60 miles north
northeast of Hondo TX. For a complete depiction of the watch see the
associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0).
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 118...WW 119...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 3 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 70 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean
storm motion vector 24035.