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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 528
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
605 PM CDT Fri Oct 15 2021
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
* Effective this Friday night from 605 PM until Midnight CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
Isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...Clusters of storms will continue to move
east-northeastward this evening across the region. A seasonally
moist environment and strong deep-layer/low-level shear will support
organized storms including a few supercells and bowing segments.
Damaging winds and severe hail are expected to be the most common
hazards, although a tornado could also occur.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 70
statute miles east and west of a line from 35 miles north northeast
of Nashville TN to 20 miles southeast of Oxford MS. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).
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 527...
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