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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 539
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
130 AM CDT Wed Oct 27 2021
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Northern and Central Texas
* Effective this Wednesday morning from 130 AM until 800 AM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...A line of storms will continue generally eastward
overnight across a large part of north/central Texas, including
toward the I-35 corridor and Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Damaging
winds are the primary concern, but a brief tornado risk may also
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 70
statute miles east and west of a line from 15 miles east northeast
of Sherman TX to 45 miles south southwest of Temple TX. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU9).
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 537...WW 538...
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 450. Mean storm motion vector