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Thanksgiving Day will be off to a chilly start with temperatures mostly in the 30s, but it will warm up quickly through the day with temperatures reaching the 60s and 70s during the afternoon. Otherwise, sunny skies are expected with light winds around 5 mph.
The outlook this weekend through early next week is warm and rain-free with highs in the 70s and lows from the upper 40s to the upper 50s.
With below-normal rainfall over the past several weeks, drought conditions have expanded across North and Central Texas. There is little/no measurable rain expected into at least early next week.
Dry and mostly clear conditions are expected Thursday evening into Friday. It will be chilly with lows in the lower to mid 40s Thursday night. By Friday afternoon, temperatures will be in the low 70s.

 
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Kaufman County Tornado Climatology Page
1950-2017

 
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Kaufman County Graphical Tornado Data

 

Tornadoes in Kaufman Co. by Year


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Tornadoes in Kaufman Co.
by Rating


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Tornadoes in Kaufman Co.
by Intensity


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Tornadoes in Kaufman Co.
by Month


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Tornadoes in Kaufman Co.
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Kaufman County Tabular Tornado Output

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Kaufman County Monthly Tornado Table 1950-2017
Kaufman 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0
1957 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1958 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1959 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Kaufman County 1960s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1960 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1962 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1963 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1964 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1965 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1969 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
 
Kaufman County 1970s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1970 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1971 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1972 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1973 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1974 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1975 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1977 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1979 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Kaufman 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 1 0 0 1
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Kaufman 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
1994 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 5
1995 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
1996 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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
 
Kaufman 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2006 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Kaufman County 2010s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
2010 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2011 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
2012 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2013 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2016 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- -- 0
 
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
04/03/2012 EF3
03/11/1963 F3
04/21/1974 F2
03/24/1972 F2
04/25/1970 F2
03/26/1961 F2
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
04/03/2012 EF3
04/21/1974 F2
03/24/1972 F2
04/25/1970 F2
03/11/1963 F3
03/26/1961 F2

Kaufman Co. Top Months with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Month/Year Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
04/1995 4
04/1994 3
04/2011 3
05/1993 3
05/2015 2

Kaufman Co. Top Days with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Date Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
04/19/1995 4
04/29/1994 3
05/09/1993 3
04/26/2011 2
05/10/2015 2
10/21/1994 2