SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 233



WW 233 SEVERE TSTM TX 281925Z – 290300Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 233
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
225 PM CDT Thu May 28 2020

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  West Central Texas

* Effective this Thursday afternoon and evening from 225 PM until
  1000 PM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
  Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2
    inches in diameter possible
  Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible

SUMMARY...A cluster of thunderstorms will sag southward across the
watch area through the afternoon and evening.  The strongest cells
will pose a risk of large hail and damaging winds.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles north and south of a line from 30 miles west of Del
Rio TX to 5 miles east southeast of New Braunfels TX. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).

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 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector
29025.

...Hart

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