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It'll be warmer today as mostly sunny skies (except across East Texas) with highs in the upper 60s and 70s. Winds will be light and northerly, except across the Big Country where winds may become southerly late in the day.
Low rain chances return to the forecast late tonight into Friday morning. Most areas will likely remain dry, but there could be a few showers or sprinkles across parts of the area. Overnight low temperatures will fall into the 40s and 50s.

 
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Tarrant County Tornado Climatology Page
1950-2018

 
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Tarrant County Graphical Tornado Data

 

Tornadoes in Tarrant Co. by Year


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Tornadoes in Tarrant Co.
by Rating


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Tornadoes in Tarrant Co.
by Intensity


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Tornadoes in Tarrant Co.
by Month


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Tornadoes in Tarrant Co.
by Time of Day


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Tarrant County Tabular Tornado Output

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Tarrant County Monthly Tornado Table 1950-2018
Tarrant 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
1957 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
1958 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1959 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
 
Tarrant 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 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 1 0 0 0 1
1964 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
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 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 4
1969 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
 
Tarrant County 1970s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1970 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1971 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4
1972 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3
1973 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
1974 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1975 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
1976 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
1977 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
1979 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
 
Tarrant County 1980s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1980 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1981 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
1982 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1983 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1984 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
 
Tarrant County 1990s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1990 0 0 0 1 0 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 3 0 0 0 3
1994 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
1995 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1996 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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
 
Tarrant County 2000s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
2000 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2001 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2002 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
2003 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2004 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
2005 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2006 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
2008 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2009 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
 
Tarrant 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 1 0 0 2
2011 0 0 0 0 2 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 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 2 0 2
2016 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
2017 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
2018 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0
 
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
04/16/2002 F3
03/28/2000 F3
03/28/2000 F3
05/04/1960 F3
04/03/2012 EF2
04/23/2008 EF2
04/19/1995 F2
09/13/1993 F2
09/13/1993 F2
04/05/1990 F2
04/19/1976 F2
05/14/1975 F2
05/14/1974 F2
06/19/1973 F2
05/11/1973 F2
05/06/1973 F2
03/06/1973 F2
04/18/1970 F2
04/27/1969 F2
09/07/1963 F2
11/17/1957 F2
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
04/03/2012 EF2
04/23/2008 EF2
04/16/2002 F3
03/28/2000 F3
03/28/2000 F3
04/19/1995 F2
09/13/1993 F2
09/13/1993 F2
04/05/1990 F2
04/19/1976 F2
05/14/1975 F2
05/14/1974 F2
06/19/1973 F2
05/11/1973 F2
05/06/1973 F2
03/06/1973 F2
04/18/1970 F2
04/27/1969 F2
09/07/1963 F2
05/04/1960 F3
11/17/1957 F2

Tarrant Co. Top Months with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Month/Year Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
04/2002 4
04/2007 4
05/1975 4
05/1979 4
12/1971 4

Tarrant Co. Top Days with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Date Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
04/16/2002 4
12/14/1971 4
09/13/1993 3
03/28/2000 2
04/03/2012 2
04/05/2003 2
04/13/2007 2
04/19/1976 2
04/25/2005 2
05/03/1979 2
05/21/1979 2