SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 352



WW 352 SEVERE TSTM KS OK TX 112245Z – 120400Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 352
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
545 PM CDT Tue Jun 11 2019

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  Southwest Kansas
  Northwest Oklahoma
  Northeast Texas Panhandle

* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 545 PM until
  1100 PM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
  Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
    inches in diameter possible
  Isolated damaging wind gusts to 65 mph possible

SUMMARY...A couple high-based supercells should develop along a cold
front across southwest Kansas into perhaps the eastern portions of
the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandle this evening. Large hail and
locally severe wind gusts are the primary hazards.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 55
statute miles east and west of a line from 45 miles northeast of
Dodge City KS to 85 miles southwest of Alva OK. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).

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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AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 55 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
32030.

...Grams

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