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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 5:45 PM CDT on April 18, 2015

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 19, 2015


The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
northern and central Texas

* effective this Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning from 545
PM until 100 am CDT.

* Primary threats include...
scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
    to 2 inches in diameter possible
isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
a tornado or two possible

Summary... small clusters of severe thunderstorms now over the Texas
Hill country and parts of western North Texas expected to
move/develop generally eastward through late evening... accompanied
by a risk for large hail... locally damaging wind... and possibly a
tornado or two.

The Severe Thunderstorm Watch area is approximately along and 60
statute miles east and west of a line from 65 miles north
northeast of Dallas Texas to 35 miles southwest of Temple Texas.
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 72... ww 73... ww 74... ww
75...

Aviation... 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 500. Mean storm
motion vector 25030.


... Corfidi

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