SPC Tornado Watch 50

By Newsroom America Feeds at 15 Apr 03:26

WW 50 TORNADO AL FL GA CW 150355Z - 151200Z
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Tornado Watch Number 50 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1055 PM CDT Sat Apr 14 2018 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Tornado Watch for portions of Southeast Alabama Florida Panhandle Southwest Georgia Coastal Waters * Effective this Saturday night and Sunday morning from 1055 PM until 700 AM CDT. * Primary threats include... A couple tornadoes possible Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible SUMMARY...A squall line across the western Florida Panhandle and south-central Alabama at late evening will continue east-northeastward with some additional forward acceleration likely overnight. A relatively moist environment and strong low-level shear will support the possibility of a couple of tornadoes and localized pockets of wind damage. The tornado watch area is approximately along and 40 statute miles east and west of a line from 30 miles north of Dothan AL to 40 miles west of Apalachicola FL. For a complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU0). PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... REMEMBER...A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for tornadoes and 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. && OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 49... AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to 1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector 24035. ...Guyer Read more



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