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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 635
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
420 AM EDT Thu Sep 5 2019
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
Far southern North Carolina
Far eastern South Carolina
* Effective this Thursday morning and afternoon from 420 AM until
400 PM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
A few tornadoes possible
SUMMARY...Offshore supercells within an outer band of Hurricane
Dorian should continue to spread towards the coast near the South
and North Carolina border area through this afternoon.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles
east and west of a line from 30 miles south of Myrtle Beach SC to 20
miles north northeast of Wilmington NC. For a complete depiction of
the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS
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.
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 50 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean
storm motion vector 11040.