SPC Tornado Watch 191



WW 191 TORNADO LA MS 190645Z – 191500Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 191
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
145 AM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of 
  Louisiana
  West-central and southwestern Mississippi

* Effective this Sunday morning from 145 AM until 1000 AM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
  A couple tornadoes possible
  Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible

SUMMARY...A complex of strong-severe thunderstorms should proceed
generally eastward across the watch area through much of the
morning, offering damaging gusts and the potential for a few
rain-wrapped tornadoes.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 75 statute miles
east and west of a line from 55 miles southeast of Fort Polk LA to
35 miles northeast of Monroe LA. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU1).

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...This tornado watch replaces tornado
watch number 189. Watch number 189 will not be in effect after
145 AM CDT. CONTINUE...WW 190...

AVIATION...Tornadoes and 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 600. Mean
storm motion vector 24030.

...Edwards

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