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Low temperatures tonight will be in the 70s across North and Central TExas. Winds will remain below 10 mph with mostly clear skies.
Expect mostly sunny skies Sunday, with hot temperatures across North and Central Texas. Some locations, especially in the west, will surpass will be between 100-102 degrees. There is also a low chance for showers and storms in the southeast.
Hot temperatures will continue into Memorial Day. Highs will be in the 90s, with a few locations reaching 100. Winds will be below 10 mph, with mostly clear skies. Make sure to take the necessary precautions to avoid any heat related illnesses.
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McLennan County Tornado Climatology Page
1950-2018

 
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McLennan County Graphical Tornado Data

 

Tornadoes in McLennan Co. by Year


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Tornadoes in McLennan Co.
by Rating


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Tornadoes in McLennan Co.
by Intensity


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Tornadoes in McLennan Co.
by Month


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Tornadoes in McLennan Co.
by Time of Day


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McLennan County Tabular Tornado Output

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McLennan County Monthly Tornado Table 1950-2018
McLennan 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1953 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1954 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1955 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1956 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1957 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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
 
McLennan County 1960s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1960 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1961 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 0 0 0 0 2
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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
 
McLennan 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 1 0 0 0 0 1
1971 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
1972 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 5
1973 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
1974 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1975 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
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 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
 
McLennan 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1985 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1986 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1987 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
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
 
McLennan County 1990s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1990 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
1991 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1993 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 4
1994 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
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
 
McLennan 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 2 0 0 2
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2006 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2007 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
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
 
McLennan 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 0 0 0 0 0
2011 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2018 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0
 
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
05/06/1973 F5
05/11/1953 F5
03/10/1973 F4
04/21/1952 F4
05/27/1997 F3
05/05/2006 F2
10/12/2001 F2
10/12/2001 F2
05/27/1997 F2
05/18/1990 F2
10/13/1981 F2
05/25/1976 F2
05/25/1976 F2
04/15/1976 F2
04/13/1974 F2
03/01/1973 F2
10/21/1972 F2
10/21/1972 F2
02/21/1971 F2
06/11/1967 F2
08/30/1963 F2
05/12/1957 F2
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
05/05/2006 F2
10/12/2001 F2
10/12/2001 F2
05/27/1997 F3
05/27/1997 F2
05/18/1990 F2
10/13/1981 F2
05/25/1976 F2
05/25/1976 F2
04/15/1976 F2
04/13/1974 F2
05/06/1973 F5
03/10/1973 F4
03/01/1973 F2
10/21/1972 F2
10/21/1972 F2
02/21/1971 F2
06/11/1967 F2
08/30/1963 F2
05/12/1957 F2
05/11/1953 F5
04/21/1952 F4

McLennan Co. Top Months with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Month/Year Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
05/1997 3
10/1972 3
10/1993 3
03/1973 2
03/2007 2

McLennan Co. Top Days with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Date Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
05/27/1997 3
10/21/1972 3
03/30/2007 2
04/13/1974 2
04/26/2011 2
05/25/1976 2
06/03/1987 2
06/20/1955 2
10/12/2001 2
10/17/1993 2