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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 439
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
300 PM MDT Tue Jul 5 2022
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Central to northeast Montana
* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 300 PM until
1000 PM MDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 75
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
inches in diameter possible
SUMMARY...Multiple supercells should spread northeast from central
into northeast Montana this evening with a threat for large hail and
severe wind gusts.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 80
statute miles north and south of a line from 55 miles east of Wolf
Point MT to 10 miles south of Harlowton MT. For a complete depiction
of the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS
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 436...WW 437...WW 438...
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 65 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector