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Texas outbreak of 2018
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The Austin Tornado
Date of tornado outbreak: May 1st, 2018
Duration1: 4 hours, 19 minutes
Maximum rated tornado2: F5 tornado
Tornadoes caused: 12
Damages: $10.5 billion (2016 USD)
Fatalities: 636
Areas affected:

1Time from first tornado to last tornado
2Most severe tornado damage; see Fujita scale

Imagine if this actually happened.



Tornado countEdit

Confirmed
Total
Confirmed
F0
Confirmed
F1
Confirmed
F2
Confirmed
F3
Confirmed
F4
Confirmed
F5
13 3 3 (1 anti-cyclonic) 2 2 2 (1 anti-cyclonic) 1


TornadoesEdit

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List of confirmed tornadoes - May 1st, 2018
F#
Location
Time (EDT)
Path length
Comments/Damage
Texas
F0 WSW of Amarillo 9:40 AM 6 miles 0 deaths - A weak tornado formed just outside of Amarillo, no damage was reported.
F4 SW of Dallas 9:59 AM 27 miles 6 deaths - A small anti-cyclonic tornado caused devastation to a small town near Dallas.
F1 NNE of Amarillo 11:04 PM 9.5 miles 0 deaths - A weak tornado formed just outside of amarillo, this tornado tore part of the roof of a barn, smashed windows and tossed hay bales several hundred yards, and even tossed a tractor a couple of yards.
F2 Fort. Worth 11:10 PM 11.5 miles 0 deaths - A rope tornado tore through Fort. Worth airport, luggage was throw for a good quarter of a mile, a food truck was actually lifted off the ground and thrown 25 yards from where it was before, this tornado even tore parts of some planes off, and went on to cause some damage to some houses.
F3 SSW of Dallas 11:20 AM 25.5 miles 5 deaths - A half mile wide tornado tore through a strip mall and caused major damage.
F1 N of Amarillo 11:27 AM 9 miles 0 deaths - An anti-cyclonic tornado trashed a local park.
F1 SE of Houston 11:40 AM 10 miles 0 deaths - A water-spout made landfall near Houston and caused damage to some houses.
F4 WNW of Grand Prairie 12:40 PM 29.5 miles 57 deaths - A mile wide tornado decimated an entire neighborhood and caused significant damage to several well-built homes in the area.
F5 Dallas 1:44 PM 49.5 miles 557 deaths - A mile wide tornado decimated The city of Dallas, This tornado was featured as a Scenario on the weather channel's 'It could happen tomorrow', this tornado's winds topped 313 mph.
F0 E of Arlington 1:49 PM 5 miles 0 deaths - A weak tornado formed East of Arlington without causing any damage.
F0 NNW of Galvaston 1:54 PM 6.5 miles 0 deaths - A tornado tore through a neighborhood, it tore shingles of roofs and smashed windows.
F2 NNE of Corpus Christi 2:55 PM 19.5 miles 7 deaths - A large multi-vortex tornado tore apart a farm and part of a neighborhood.
F3 N of Austin 2:59 PM 22.5 miles 4 deaths - an elephant truck tornado struck an area of woods and a business strip.

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