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A warm front will continue to surge north through the night. Breezy and humid with south winds 15-20 mph south of the warm front. Low in the 60s south of the front, while some drizzle/fog possible and and lows in the upper 50s north of the front. An approaching upper level disturbance will increase showers especially west of I-35 with isolated t-storms possible just before daybreak Monday morning.
It will be cloudy, windy, warm (well above normal for February) and humid Monday. There will be chance of showers and a few isolated thunderstorms. Gusty southerly winds 15-20 mph are expected, with a few gusts 25-30 mph by afternoon with highs in the 70s.
Rain chances will increase through the day on Tuesday. A few embedded showers and a few embedded thunderstorms are expected. Severe weather is NOT anticipated at this time. Rain chances will slowly shift to East and Central TX on Wednesday. Rain chances will diminish Wednesday evening into the day on Thursday. Rainfall amounts of over 2 inches will be possible, especially in the orange and yellow shaded areas of the map. Check back to the forecast for details as rain amounts will likely change!
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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Lamar County Tornado Climatology Page
1950-2018

 
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Lamar County Graphical Tornado Data

 

Tornadoes in Lamar Co. by Year


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Tornadoes in Lamar Co.
by Rating


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Tornadoes in Lamar Co.
by Intensity


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Tornadoes in Lamar Co.
by Month


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Tornadoes in Lamar Co.
by Time of Day


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Lamar County Tabular Tornado Output

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Lamar County Monthly Tornado Table 1950-2018
Lamar 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
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
 
Lamar 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1962 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1963 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1964 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
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 0 0 0 0 0
 
Lamar 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 0 0 0 0
1971 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1972 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1974 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
1975 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
 
Lamar 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 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3
1982 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
1986 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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
 
Lamar County 1990s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1990 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
1995 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1996 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
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
 
Lamar 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
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
 
Lamar County 2010s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
2010 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
2011 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2012 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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
 
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
04/02/1982 F4
05/13/1981 F4
04/02/1982 F3
04/26/1994 F2
05/03/1990 F2
05/13/1985 F2
10/13/1981 F2
05/25/1974 F2
05/03/1974 F2
04/21/1974 F2
04/21/1974 F2
03/10/1973 F2
04/23/1964 F2
04/23/1964 F2
04/02/1957 F2
04/02/1957 F2
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
04/26/1994 F2
05/03/1990 F2
05/13/1985 F2
04/02/1982 F4
04/02/1982 F3
10/13/1981 F2
05/13/1981 F4
05/25/1974 F2
05/03/1974 F2
04/21/1974 F2
04/21/1974 F2
03/10/1973 F2
04/23/1964 F2
04/23/1964 F2
04/02/1957 F2
04/02/1957 F2

Lamar Co. Top Months with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Month/Year Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
03/2005 3
04/1982 3
05/1982 3
05/1985 3
04/1957 2

Lamar Co. Top Days with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Date Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
03/21/2005 3
04/02/1982 3
05/24/1982 3
04/02/1957 2
04/21/1974 2
04/23/1964 2
04/26/1994 2
05/20/1985 2
10/13/1981 2