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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 386
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
335 PM EDT Fri Jun 17 2022
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Far southern Maryland
Central and northern North Carolina
Central and southern Virginia
* Effective this Friday afternoon and evening from 335 PM until
800 PM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
Isolated large hail events to 1 inch in diameter possible
SUMMARY...Remnants of a long-lived MCS should intensify as it
spreads east of the Appalachians across the Piedmont toward the
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 105
statute miles east and west of a line from 50 miles north northeast
of Richmond VA to 60 miles south of Greensboro NC. 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
OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 384...WW 385...
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A few
cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector