Tornado watching Lubbock, South Plains

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) – The Storm Prediction Center has issued a tornado warning for Lubbock and the South Plains until 9 p.m., Tuesday, May 28. Watch the radar live feed in the player above.

Tornado Watch until 9:00 p.m
Tornado Watch until 9:00 p.m(KCBD)

Thunderstorms are expected to develop soon and develop rapidly. Initial development work continues from 1:40 p.m. west-northwesterly north of Morton to near Sudan. And additional development to the south, near Lamesa to Big Spring.


Not every storm will be this intense, but this afternoon’s storms could produce hail larger than 2 inches in diameter and gusts over 75 miles per hour. Additionally, a few tornadoes will be possible in the viewing area.

Storm Forecast Center Severe Weather Forecasts
Storm Prediction Center Severe Weather Forecasts(KCBD)

Watches are issued when severe weather conditions are possible, meaning you should be prepared. Warnings are issued when severe weather conditions occur. Action must be taken.

We will receive continuous updates here and on KCBD.