Severe Local Storm Watch and Watch Cancellation Msg
Issued by NWS
WWUS20 KWNS 300120
SPC WW 300120
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 102
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
820 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
Southeastern abnd east-central Missouri
* Effective this Wednesday night and Thursday morning from 820 PM
until 300 AM CDT.
* Primary threats include...
A couple tornadoes possible
Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
Isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...A narrow corridor of severe-thunderstorm potential -- the
risk for large hail, isolated damaging wind and a couple tornadoes
-- may spread northeastward from the domain of tornado watch 99 into
a warm-frontal zone. Refer to SPC mesoscale discussion 373 for
initial meteorological details.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 35 statute miles
east and west of a line from 70 miles south of Farmington MO to 35
miles east of Jefferson City MO. For a complete depiction of the
watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).
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 99...WW 100...WW 101...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean
storm motion vector 24035.