Tornado Watch 333

Tornado Watch
Standard

WW0333 Probability

 
Tornadoes
Probability of 2 or more tornadoes

Mod (50%)

Probability of 1 or more strong (F2-F5) tornadoes

Mod (30%)

Wind
Probability of 10 or more severe wind events

Mod (50%)

Probability of 1 or more wind events > 65 knots

Mod (30%)

Hail
Probability of 10 or more severe hail events

Mod (40%)

Probability of 1 or more hailstones > 2 inches

Mod (30%)

Combined Severe Hail/Wind
Probability of 6 or more combined severe hail/wind events

High (80%)

 
 DC 
     .    DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

     DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 

     MD 
     .    MARYLAND COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

     ANNE ARUNDEL         BALTIMORE           CALVERT             
     CAROLINE             CARROLL             CECIL               
     CHARLES              DORCHESTER          HARFORD             
     HOWARD               KENT                MONTGOMERY          
     PRINCE GEORGES       QUEEN ANNE'S        SOMERSET            
     ST. MARYS            TALBOT              WICOMICO        

 THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A
   TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 

          DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
          EASTERN MARYLAND
          NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA
          SOUTH-CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA
          NORTHERN AND EASTERN VIRGINIA
          COASTAL WATERS

   EFFECTIVE THIS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 150 PM UNTIL 900
   PM EDT.

   TORNADOES...HAIL TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER...THUNDERSTORM WIND
   GUSTS TO 70 MPH...AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE IN THESE
   AREAS.

   THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 60 STATUTE
   MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 30 MILES NORTH NORTHWEST OF
   WILMINGTON DELAWARE TO 35 MILES SOUTH SOUTHWEST OF SOUTH HILL
   VIRGINIA.  FOR A COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE
   ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU3).

   REMEMBER...A TORNADO WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
   TORNADOES AND 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.
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