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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 423
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
700 PM CST Mon Nov 5 2018
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
Western and middle Tennessee
* Effective this Monday night and Tuesday morning from 700 PM
until 300 AM CST.
* Primary threats include...
A few tornadoes likely with a couple intense tornadoes possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...As the air mass moistens and destabilizes from southwest
to northeast, the potential for tornadoes and damaging gusts will
increase, with a band of storms moving rapidly across the Mid-South
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 80 statute miles
east and west of a line from 55 miles east southeast of Pine Bluff
AR to 45 miles west northwest of Nashville TN. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).
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 422...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and 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 24040.