SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH UNTIL 8 PM
URGENT – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 328
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
1240 PM CDT Wed Jun 14 2017
The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
Central and Eastern Wisconsin
* Effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 1240 PM
until 800 PM CDT.
* Primary threats include…
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
Scattered large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible
SUMMARY…Scattered thunderstorms will develop and move across the
watch area through the afternoon and early evening. The strongest
cells will be capable of large hail and damaging winds.
The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 70
statute miles east and west of a line from 5 miles northwest of
Rhinelander WI to 50 miles east southeast of Peoria IL. For a
complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline
update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).
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