SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 506

By Newsroom America Feeds at 21 Oct 2017

WW 506 SEVERE TSTM KS MO 220230Z - 220900Z
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 506 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 930 PM CDT Sat Oct 21 2017 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of Southeast Kansas Southwest Missouri * Effective this Saturday night and Sunday morning from 930 PM until 400 AM CDT. * Primary threats include... Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible A tornado or two possible SUMMARY...A line of strong to locally severe thunderstorms will continue to steadily spread east/northeastward through the late evening and overnight hours. Isolated damaging winds should be the primary risk, although a brief line-embedded tornado cannot be ruled out. The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 45 statute miles east and west of a line from 75 miles north northwest of Springfield MO to 25 miles south southeast of Monett MO. For a complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU6). 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 502...WW 503...WW 504...WW 505... AVIATION...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 450. Mean storm motion vector 26040. ...Guyer Read more



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