SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 441

By Newsroom America Feeds at 5 Aug 2017

WW 441 SEVERE TSTM KS OK 060005Z - 060700Z
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 441 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 705 PM CDT Sat Aug 5 2017 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of Southeast Kansas Northern Oklahoma * Effective this Saturday night and Sunday morning from 705 PM until 200 AM CDT. * Primary threats include... Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 80 mph possible Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible SUMMARY...Cells and clusters of storms will spread east-southeast this evening with a risk for severe wind and hail. The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 50 statute miles either side of a line from 60 miles east northeast of Bartlesville OK to 40 miles south of Gage OK. For a complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU1). 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. && OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 440... AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to 2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 70 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean storm motion vector 29020. ...Grams Read more



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