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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Watch #0002 for Southeast Texas, Coastal Waters
  • Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
  • Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
  • A tornado or two possible

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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Watch #0002

Locations Affected

  • Southeast Texas
  • Coastal Waters
  • Severe Thunderstorm Watch Summary

    Thunderstorms are forming along a cold front surging into southeast Texas. These storms will pose a risk of locally damaging winds, large hail, and a tornado or two through the afternoon.

    Severe Weather Threats

  • Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
  • Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
  • A tornado or two possible
  • Severe Thunderstorm Watch Details

    SEL2
    
    URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
    Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 2
    NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
    100 PM CST Wed Jan 6 2021
    
    The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
    
    * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
      Southeast Texas
      Coastal Waters
    
    * Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 100 PM
      until 700 PM CST.
    
    * Primary threats include...
      Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely
      Isolated very large hail events to 2 inches in diameter possible
      A tornado or two possible
    
    SUMMARY...Thunderstorms are forming along a cold front surging into
    southeast Texas.  These storms will pose a risk of locally damaging
    winds, large hail, and a tornado or two through the afternoon.
    
    The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 85
    statute miles either side of a line from 30 miles northwest of
    Palacios TX to 50 miles east southeast of Huntsville TX. For a
    complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
    update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).
    
    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.
    
    &&
    
    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 450. Mean storm motion vector
    27035.
    
    ...Hart

    National Risk Overview

    Wednesday, January 20
    TORNADO: low
    HAIL: low
    WIND: low
    Thursday, January 21
    TORNADO: low
    HAIL: low
    WIND: low
    Friday, January 22
    ANY SEVERE: low
    Saturday, January 23
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Sunday, January 24
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Monday, January 25
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Tuesday, January 26
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain
    Wednesday, January 27
    ANY SEVERE: low / uncertain

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