SPC PDS Tornado Watch 572
WW 572 TORNADO AR LA MS 291810Z - 300100Z

Tornado Watch Number 572
NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK
1210 PM CST Tue Nov 29 2022

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Tornado Watch for portions of
Southeast Arkansas
Northern and Central Louisiana
Central Mississippi

* Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 1210 PM until
700 PM CST.


* Primary threats include...
Numerous tornadoes expected with a few intense tornadoes likely
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2
inches in diameter likely
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph likely

SUMMARY...Supercells are expected to develop this afternoon and
track northeastward across much of northeast Louisiana and central
Mississippi. Parameters appear favorable for strong and
long-tracked tornadoes this afternoon and early evening.

The tornado watch area is approximately along and 80 statute miles
north and south of a line from 25 miles north of Fort Polk LA to 55
miles south of Tupelo MS. For a complete depiction of the watch see
the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).


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.


AVIATION...Tornadoes and a few severe thunderstorms with hail
surface and aloft to 2 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind
gusts to 60 knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean
storm motion vector 24035.


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