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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 373
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
220 PM MDT Sun Jul 11 2021
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Western and Central New Mexico
Far West Texas
* Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 220 PM until
1000 PM MDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...Widely scattered strong to severe thunderstorms will
continue to develop initially over the mountains this afternoon, and
subsequently drift generally south-southwestward toward southern New
Mexico/far West Texas and far southeast Arizona through the late
afternoon and evening. Instances of severe hail and wind can be
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 110
statute miles east and west of a line from 65 miles northeast of
Cuba NM to 35 miles south southwest of Deming NM. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).
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 371...WW 372...
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector