SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 348



WW 348 SEVERE TSTM TX 091625Z – 100000Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 348
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
1125 AM CDT Sun Jun 9 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  North central Texas

* Effective this Sunday morning and evening from 1125 AM until
  700 PM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
  Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 75
    mph likely
  Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2
    inches in diameter possible

SUMMARY...An MCS has remained well organized this morning across
southern Oklahoma, and has produced occasional wind damage and
marginally severe hail.  The storms should persist while developing
southward into north Texas, with an tendency for storms to intensify
and develop westward along the outflow boundary by early-mid
afternoon.  Swaths of damaging winds will be possible, along with
isolated large hail through late afternoon.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 80
statute miles east and west of a line from 20 miles west northwest
of Sherman TX to 50 miles east southeast of Stephenville TX. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).

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 347...

AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 65 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 600. Mean storm motion vector
35030.

...Thompson

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