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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 156
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
725 PM CDT Wed Apr 27 2022
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Far Northeast New Mexico
Northern Texas Panhandle
* Effective this Wednesday night and Thursday morning from 725 PM
until 100 AM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
SUMMARY...Thunderstorm coverage will continue to increase this
evening and tonight. Environmental conditions support the potential
for some damaging wind gusts and isolated large hail.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 75
statute miles east and west of a line from 45 miles south southeast
of Dalhart TX to 5 miles west northwest of Garden City KS. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).
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
2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector