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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Tornado Watch Number 6
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
825 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Tornado Watch for portions of
* Effective this Saturday night and Sunday morning from 825 PM
until 200 AM CST.
* Primary threats include...
A couple tornadoes possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY...Squall line across western portions of Kentucky and
Tennessee will move quickly east late this evening into the
overnight with a risk for damaging winds and a couple tornadoes.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles
east and west of a line from 75 miles northeast of Bowling Green KY
to 45 miles south southwest of Nashville TN. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU6).
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 5...
AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 0.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean
storm motion vector 25050.