SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 336



WW 336 SEVERE TSTM TX CW 061930Z – 070300Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 336
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
230 PM CDT Thu Jun 6 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  South Central Texas
  Coastal Waters

* Effective this Thursday afternoon and evening from 230 PM until
  1000 PM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
  Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
    to 2 inches in diameter possible
  Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
  A tornado or two possible

SUMMARY...Thunderstorms are expected to intensify across the watch
area this afternoon and evening, in an environment favorable for
damaging wind gusts and hail in the strongest cells.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 105
statute miles north and south of a line from 65 miles south
southwest of San Antonio TX to 40 miles south southeast of Palacios
TX. For a complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch
outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
tornadoes.

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OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 335...

AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
29030.

...Hart

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