Severe Thunderstorm Warnings

SOP Number & Name

3060 Severe Thunderstorm Warnings


Essentially the same as 3050.

Who does this procedure?


How often?

When winds are at or greater than 50 knots and or hail 3/4" or greater.

Frequency of reference to the SOP

This and 3050 are memorized by the Forecasters.


        This SOP is followed as stated.

        It is hard to get pictures of the NEXRAD displays for appending to the Warning, but they have to append NEXRAD shots for all Condition 1 warnings.

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