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Mostly sunny skies and highs in the mid to upper 90s are expected today. With high relative humidity, the "feels like" temperatures will range from 100 to 106 degrees across North and Central Texas. Winds will be out of the south around 5 to 10 mph. Stay hydrated, take frequent breaks, and wear light-weight and colored clothing!
A mild night is expected with low temperatures in the upper 70s to near 80 degrees. There are some low storm chances for areas generally along and north of the Red River. Otherwise, mostly clear skies and south winds around 5 to 10 mph are expected across North and Central Texas.
Warm weather will continue this weekend, with only areas along the Red River forecast to have some low storm chances. High will be near normal for this time of year.
Make sure you can recognize heat-related illness symptoms! Asegurese de reconocer los sintomas de enfermedades relacionadas con el calor!
As the heat and humidity returns once again, be sure to practice heat safety wherever you are!
For the year to date, Waco's precipitation total is still among the driest on record. The 2018 tally is less than half of the normal value through mid August. On Wednesday, Waco Regional Airport hit 100 degrees for the 39th time this year. This is already among the highest annual totals and only 7 days from cracking the top 10.

 
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Young County Tornado Climatology Page
1950-2018

 
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Young County Graphical Tornado Data

 

Tornadoes in Young Co. by Year


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Tornadoes in Young Co.
by Rating


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Tornadoes in Young Co.
by Intensity


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Tornadoes in Young Co.
by Month


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Tornadoes in Young Co.
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Young County Tabular Tornado Output

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Young County Monthly Tornado Table 1950-2018
Young 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1952 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
1959 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
 
Young 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 1 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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
 
Young 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1974 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 2 1 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 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
 
Young County 1980s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1980 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1981 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1983 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1984 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1985 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
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
 
Young 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1994 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
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 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
1999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Young County 2000s Tornado Table
  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
2000 0 0 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2004 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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
 
Young 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
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 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0
 
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
05/18/1951 F4
04/30/2000 F3
05/29/1994 F3
04/21/1985 F3
06/06/1979 F3
04/21/1985 F2
10/30/1979 F2
06/06/1979 F2
04/15/1976 F2
04/15/1976 F2
06/03/1974 F2
04/25/1970 F2
11/17/1958 F2
 

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

 
 
Date Fujita Rating (F/EF)
04/30/2000 F3
05/29/1994 F3
04/21/1985 F3
04/21/1985 F2
10/30/1979 F2
06/06/1979 F3
06/06/1979 F2
04/15/1976 F2
04/15/1976 F2
06/03/1974 F2
04/25/1970 F2
11/17/1958 F2
05/18/1951 F4

Young Co. Top Months with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Month/Year Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
04/2000 5
05/1994 5
06/1997 4
04/1976 2
04/1985 2

Young Co. Top Days with MOST confirmed Tornadoes

 
Date Number of Confirmed Tornadoes
04/30/2000 5
05/29/1994 5
04/15/1976 2
04/21/1985 2
05/17/2013 2
05/19/2015 2
05/26/2000 2
06/06/1979 2
06/12/1997 2
06/16/1997 2