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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 185
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
735 PM CDT Mon May 17 2021
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
* Effective this Monday evening from 735 PM until 1100 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
A couple intense tornadoes possible
Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 90
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 3
inches in diameter possible
SUMMARY...Intense supercells within a broader cluster should spread
southeast across a portion of the Big Country and Concho Valley
region through late evening.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 45 statute miles
north and south of a line from 15 miles west of San Angelo TX to 95
miles east northeast of San Angelo TX. For a complete depiction of
the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS
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 181...WW 182...WW
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 3 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 80 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 600. Mean
storm motion vector 31020.