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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 695
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
450 PM CDT Sun Sep 24 2023
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
North and central Texas
* Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 450 PM until
1100 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
inches in diameter likely
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
SUMMARY...Scattered high-based thunderstorms will form this
afternoon into this evening from north into central Texas, and
storms will subsequently move southeastward into early tonight.
Supercells with isolated very large hail up to 2.5 inches in
diameter will be possible across north Texas along with damaging
outflow gusts up to 70 mph. Damaging winds will also be possible
into central Texas with storm clusters.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles east and west of a line from 60 miles north northeast
of Dallas TX to 40 miles west of Austin TX. 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
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 600. Mean storm motion vector