SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 132

SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 132

WW 132 SEVERE TSTM TX 232045Z – 240300Z

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 132
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
345 PM CDT Tue Apr 23 2024

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Northwest Texas

* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 345 PM until
1000 PM CDT.

* Primary threats include…
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5
inches in diameter possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible

SUMMARY…Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are forecast to
develop this afternoon into the evening. A few of the stronger
storms will probably evolve into supercells and pose a risk for
large to very large hail and severe gusts.

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles north and south of a line from 95 miles west northwest
of Abilene TX to 75 miles east northeast of Abilene TX. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).


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


AVIATION…A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to
2.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean storm motion vector


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