Multiple supercells should persist through the rest of this evening posing a risk for large hail and damaging winds. Storms should spread southeast, but persistent redevelopment is likely along the southwest flank.
SEL2 URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 232 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 520 PM CDT Wed May 27 2020 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of Central Texas * Effective this Wednesday afternoon from 520 PM until Midnight CDT. * Primary threats include... Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 3 inches in diameter likely Scattered damaging winds and isolated significant gusts to 80 mph possible A tornado or two possible SUMMARY...Multiple supercells should persist through the rest of this evening posing a risk for large hail and damaging winds. Storms should spread southeast, but persistent redevelopment is likely along the southwest flank. The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 65 statute miles east and west of a line from 50 miles northwest of Austin TX to 60 miles south southeast of New Braunfels 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. && OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 230...WW 231... AVIATION...A few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft to 3 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 70 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 550. Mean storm motion vector 32030. ...Grams
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