Severe Weather Forecast
TORRO CONVECTIVE DISCUSSION 2015/003
A TORRO CONVECTIVE DISCUSSION has been issued at 1150GMT on Wednesday January 28th 2015
Valid from/until: 11:50 – 14:00GMT on Wednesday January 28th 2015 for the following regions of the United Kingdom & Eire:
Isolated tornadoes; wind gusts to 65mph; CG lightning
A sharpening upper trough is creating strong forcing for ascent above a fast moving cold front. This has steepening lapse rates enough for convection to develop within an area of strong vertical shear. Line segments, with LEWP on radar suggests a risk for strong wind gusts and isolated tornadoes.