Is Tyler Texas in Tornado Alley?

Has a tornado ever hit Tyler Texas?

According to the NWS report, the first tornado hit the southwest part of Tyler at 9:11 a.m. and reached winds of 80 miles per hour. The tornado was on the ground for 1.65 miles and it was 40 yards wide. “The tornado touched down in Lindsey Park and crossed TX- 364 Spur,” the NWS report states.

What city in Texas has no tornadoes?

Presidio. Located in southwest Texas, Presidio is one of the few areas less prone to Tornadoes. When compared to other areas in the state of Texas, Presidio, with a tornado index rate of 0.33, is far lower than the state of Texas and national average.

What are winters like in Tyler Texas?

In Tyler, the summers are hot and oppressive; the winters are short, cold, and wet; and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 38°F to 94°F and is rarely below 26°F or above 100°F.

Do tornadoes happen in East Texas?

In East Texas, peak tornado season is from mid-March through mid-June. There is a second peak time for tornado outbreaks that occurs from September through October. Tornadoes are most likely to occur between 3 p.m. and 9 p.m.

When was the last tornado in Texas?

One of those tornadoes caused EF3 damage in the Dallas suburbs, becoming the costliest tornado event in Texas history, at $1.55 billion.

Tornado outbreak of October 20–22, 2019.

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Map of tornado warnings and confirmed tornadoes from the outbreak
Tornadoes confirmed 36
Max. rating1 EF3 tornado
Duration of tornado outbreak2 24 hours