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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 692
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
900 PM EDT Thu Oct 31 2019
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Eastern North Carolina
* Effective this Thursday night and Friday morning from 900 PM
until 200 AM EDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
A tornado or two possible
SUMMARY...A broken band of storms will continue to quickly move
east-northeastward across the region tonight, with damaging winds
and possibly a brief tornado risk continuing toward coastal areas of
Maryland, North Carolina, and Virginia.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 40
statute miles east and west of a line from 15 miles east southeast
of Jacksonville NC to 10 miles east northeast of Salisbury MD. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).
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 686...WW 687...WW
688...WW 690...WW 691...
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector