SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 513



WW 513 SEVERE TSTM OK TX 241945Z – 250300Z

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 513
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
145 PM CST Tue Nov 24 2020

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  Western, central, and northern Oklahoma and the eastern Oklahoma
Panhandle
  Extreme eastern Texas Panhandle

* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 145 PM until
  900 PM CST.

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

SUMMARY...Scattered severe thunderstorms are forecast this afternoon
into this evening from parts of the eastern Texas Panhandle into
western and northern Oklahoma.  Large hail, damaging gusts, and a
tornado are possible with the stronger storms.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles north and south of a line from 80 miles northwest of
Clinton OK to 30 miles north of Chandler OK. 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 400. Mean storm motion vector
25035.

...Thompson

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