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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 356
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
310 PM CDT Fri Jul 9 2021
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Western and central Nebraska
* Effective this Friday afternoon and evening from 310 PM until
1000 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 75
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 3
inches in diameter possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Severe thunderstorms will develop this afternoon and pose
a risk for potentially very large hail and damaging winds. Storms
should evolve into a line by this evening with an increasing risk
for damaging winds, potentially significant. A tornado or two is
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 95
statute miles north and south of a line from 30 miles north
northwest of Cheyenne WY to 20 miles south southeast of Broken Bow
NE. 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
3 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 65 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector