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Here are your weather headlines for North and Central TX for the upcoming week (2/19-2/22).
Rain and thunderstorms are expected to develop tonight across West Texas and into the Texas Hill Country. These storms will track northeast across North and Central Texas tonight and Tuesday morning. Widespread rainfall accumulations of one to two inches are expected through late Tuesday morning, with isolated pockets of more than three inches of rain possible. Additional rain and thunderstorms are expected to develop Tuesday afternoon.
Showers and thundestorms associated with an upper level trough and an approaching cold front will be on the increase over the next few days. Abundant Gulf moisture will be in place through Wednesday night, which will lead to lovcally heavy rain and possible flooding. A Flood Watch has been issued for areas generally along and east of a line from Sherman to Fort Worth to Waco. The Watch is in effect from Tuesday morning through Wednesday night.
Join us Tuesday, February 20th, for our SKYWARN class in Cooper, Texas (Delta County) at the Delta County Civic Center. We will be hosting the basic session from 6 PM to 8PM. All SKYWARN classes are free and open to all ages. No registration is required!
Join us Tuesday, February 20th, for our SKYWARN class in Glen Rose, Texas (Somervell County) at the Somervell County Fire Department. We will be hosting the basic session from 630 PM to 830PM. All SKYWARN classes are free and open to all ages. No registration is required!

 
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Kaufman County Tornado Climatology Page
1950-2018

 
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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.
by Time of Day


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Kaufman County Tabular Tornado Output

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Kaufman County Monthly Tornado Table 1950-2018
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 0 0
2018 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