Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Cheyenne Tuesday Evening
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect until 11:00 PM Tuesday night (August 20). The Watch includes areas of southeastern Wyoming, the Nebraska Panhandle, and parts of Colorado. This includes the city of Cheyenne.
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
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 607 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 300 PM MDT Tue Aug 20 2019 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of Extreme northeast Colorado The western Nebraska Panhandle Southeast Wyoming * Effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 300 PM until 1100 PM MDT. * Primary threats include... Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2.5 inches in diameter possible Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible SUMMARY...Scattered thunderstorm development is expected late this afternoon/evening from extreme northeast Colorado into southeast Wyoming. The storm environment will favor discrete supercells with isolated very large hail initially, and upscale growth into a cluster is possible late this evening with some damaging wind potential. The severe thunderstorm watch area is approximately along and 50 statute miles east and west of a line from 45 miles west northwest of Chadron NE to 65 miles southeast of Cheyenne WY. For a complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU7).