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SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 13

WW 13 SEVERE TSTM TX 022330Z – 030600Z

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 13
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
530 PM CST Fri Feb 2 2024

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of 
  West-central and western North Texas

* Effective this Friday afternoon from 530 PM until Midnight CST.

* Primary threats include...
  Scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events
    to 2.5 inches in diameter possible
  Isolated damaging wind gusts to 65 mph possible
  A tornado or two possible

SUMMARY...Severe thunderstorms will initially be focused across
western north Texas, with a further increase in storm coverage and
intensity across the Big Country and Edwards Plateau vicinities this

The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 85
statute miles east and west of a line from 55 miles south southwest
of Hondo TX to 100 miles north of Abilene TX. For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update


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 55 knots. A
few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 450. Mean storm motion vector


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