WW 96 SEVERE TSTM TX 232240Z – 240400Z
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 96
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
540 PM CDT Tue Apr 23 2019
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Far West Texas
* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 540 PM until
1100 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 65 mph possible
SUMMARY...One or more discrete supercells are expected to move east
across Far West Texas through this evening with large hail as the
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles east and west of a line from 45 miles south southeast
of Marfa TX to 45 miles west northwest of Wink TX. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).
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
OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 95...
AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 55 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion vector