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Scattered Thunderstorms Across the Eastern U.S. Today; Risk for Some Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding

A cold front moving through the eastern U.S. will bring thunderstorms and heavy rainfall to that part of the country today, with localized flash flooding possible from the Northeast to the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are possible across the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic. Out west, windy, dry conditions are keeping fire weather threats elevated. Read More >

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms will continue ahead of, along, and behind a cold front as it moves through the area this morning. Behind the front, temperatures will be much cooler with breezy north winds.
A cold front will move through all of North and Central Texas today, resulting in mostly cloudy and cooler weather with scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms. Any storms that develop will be capable of heavy rainfall and lightning. Highs today will range from the lower 60s in the northwest to the middle 80s in the southeast. A north wind will develop behind the cold front between 10 and 20 mph along with some higher gusts.
Tonight (Wednesday night) will be mostly cloudy and much cooler with a few lingering showers. Overnight lows will range from the lower 50s in the northwest to the middle 60s in the southeast.
A gradual warm up is expected as we head into the weekend. There will be low storm chances across parts of North and Central Texas. highs will be in the mid 80s by Saturday and lows will be in the 60s.

 
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Johnson County Tornado Climatology Page
1950-2018

 
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Johnson County Graphical Tornado Data

 

Tornadoes in Johnson Co. by Year


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Tornadoes in Johnson Co.
by Rating


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Tornadoes in Johnson Co.
by Intensity


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Tornadoes in Johnson Co.
by Month


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Tornadoes in Johnson Co.
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Johnson County Tabular Tornado Output

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Johnson County Monthly Tornado Table 1950-2018
Johnson County 1950s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1950 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1951 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1952 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1953 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1954 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1955 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1956 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
1957 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1958 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
1959 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
 
Johnson County 1960s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1960 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1961 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
1962 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
1963 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2
1964 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
1965 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1966 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1967 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1968 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3
1969 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Johnson County 1970s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1970 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
1971 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 8
1972 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
1974 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1975 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1976 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 8
1977 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
1978 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1979 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
 
Johnson County 1980s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1980 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 5
1982 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1985 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1986 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1989 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
 
Johnson County 1990s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1990 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
1992 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 3
1994 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
1995 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Johnson County 2000s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
2000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2002 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
2003 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2006 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
2007 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2008 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
2009 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Johnson County 2010s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
2010 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2011 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2012 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2013 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
2014 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
2016 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2018 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- 2
 
 

Johnson Co. Strong & Violent Tornado Table
(Sorted by Rating)

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
05/26/1976 F4
05/15/2013 EF3
05/26/1976 F3
11/24/1973 F3
04/23/1973 F3
03/26/1961 F3
12/29/2006 F2
04/12/1991 F2
04/12/1991 F2
04/12/1991 F2
10/13/1981 F2
04/30/1978 F2
05/26/1976 F2
04/07/1975 F2
05/06/1973 F2
12/14/1971 F2
10/19/1971 F2
04/28/1971 F2
05/13/1968 F2
06/23/1965 F2
09/06/1963 F2
09/07/1962 F2
06/28/1962 F2
06/08/1962 F2
03/26/1961 F2
03/16/1961 F2
06/16/1951 F2
 

Johnson Co. Strong & Violent Tornado Table
(Sorted by Date)

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
05/15/2013 EF3
12/29/2006 F2
04/12/1991 F2
04/12/1991 F2
04/12/1991 F2
10/13/1981 F2
04/30/1978 F2
05/26/1976 F4
05/26/1976 F3
05/26/1976 F2
04/07/1975 F2
11/24/1973 F3
05/06/1973 F2
04/23/1973 F3
12/14/1971 F2
10/19/1971 F2
04/28/1971 F2
05/13/1968 F2
06/23/1965 F2
09/06/1963 F2
09/07/1962 F2
06/28/1962 F2
06/08/1962 F2
03/26/1961 F3
03/26/1961 F2
03/16/1961 F2
06/16/1951 F2

Johnson Co. Top Months with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Month/Year Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
04/2015 8
05/1976 6
04/1991 5
03/1961 4
04/2002 4

Johnson Co. Top Days with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Date Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
04/26/2015 8
05/26/1976 6
04/12/1991 5
04/16/2002 4
04/28/1971 3
05/15/2013 3
10/13/1981 3
12/14/1971 3
03/16/1961 2
03/26/1961 2
03/31/2008 2