Tornado Watch unit 8:00 PM CSTMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Nov 12 2018 11:50 AM
The NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Storm Prediction Center has issued a
Tornado Watch for portions of
Western Florida Panhandle
Effective this Monday afternoon and evening from 12:45PM until
Primary threats include,
A couple tornadoes possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
SUMMARY,Thunderstorms will continue to affect the watch area
through the afternoon and early evening .
The strongest cells will
be capable of locally damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes.
The tornado watch area is approximately along and 60 statute miles
north and south of a line from 10 miles south southeast of Marianna
FL to 35 miles south southwest of New Orleans LA .
For a complete
depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).
REMEMBER,A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for
tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch
Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for
threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements
and possible warnings.