Sunday, March 18, 2012

Severe Thunderstorm Watch for West Texas Until 5am CDT...

The above Severe Thunderstorm Watch was just issued by the SPC in Norman, OK. It is valid until 5am CDT on Monday morning. This severe thunderstorm watch includes the cities of: Lubbock, Childress, Midland and Odessa.

Thunderstorms are developing rapidly along a surface cold front and dryline along the New Mexico/Texas border.  These storms are likely to become severe with large hail and damaging wind gusts the primary threat.  An isolated tornado cannot be completely ruled out.

If you live across this region, please be sure to keep your NOAA Weather Radio  on tonight and/or utilize a smartphone and/or text application to ensure that you are able to receive severe weather warnings at night - should any be issued for your area.

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