Has a tornado ever hit Austin Texas? The tornado touched the ground in West Austin, damaging what was then known as the Texas Blind, Dumb and Deaf Institute and destroying homes. It demolished cabins near the Deep Eddy Pool and destroyed a YMCA day camp. Several people were injured.
How many tornadoes have hit Austin TX? A total of 66 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Austin, TX.
Where did tornado hit in Texas today? A tornado touches down near Bell County, Texas on Tuesday. (CNN) The National Weather Service confirmed Wednesday the tornado that injured 23 in Bell County, Texas, was an EF-3 with 165 mph winds. The EF-3 was one of two tornadoes that struck the county in central Texas Tuesday, the Storm Prediction Center (SPC) said.
Is Austin Texas part of Tornado Alley? And although Austin is not part of “Tornado Alley,” extending from north Texas into Oklahoma, the city has had a few twisters strike the area.