Jump to content
  • Forum Image

SPC Tornado Watch 374


Recommended Posts

  • Administrators
WW 374 TORNADO OK TX 021950Z - 030400Z
WW 0374 Image

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 374
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
250 PM CDT Sun Jun 2 2024

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of 
  Oklahoma Panhandle
  West and Northwest Texas

* Effective this Sunday afternoon and evening from 250 PM until
  1100 PM CDT.

* Primary threats include...
  A few tornadoes possible
  Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 75
    mph likely
  Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 3
    inches in diameter likely

SUMMARY...Scattered severe thunderstorms are forecast to rapidly
develop this afternoon.  Supercells capable of large to very large
hail (2 to 3 inches in diameter) and a tornado risk will be the
primary hazards through the early evening.  The tornado threat will
likely focus in the vicinity of a modifying outflow boundary draped
across parts of the Watch area.  Additional storm development into a
thunderstorm cluster is possible this evening.  Severe gusts and
hail will likely become the primary severe threats by late evening.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 70 statute miles
east and west of a line from 20 miles north of Guymon OK to 45 miles
south southeast of Lubbock TX. For a complete depiction of the watch
see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).

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 372...WW 373...

AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 3 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 65 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean
storm motion vector 27015.

...Smith

Read more

View the full article

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Who's Online   0 Members, 0 Anonymous, 1 Guest (See full list)

    • There are no registered users currently online


×
×
  • Create New...