Has Austin TX ever had a tornado? 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 Texas? A total of 66 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Austin, TX.
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.
What part of Austin did tornado hit? AUSTIN, Texas — On Monday, the tornado that destroyed homes in Round Rock first affected neighbors in the Wells Branch neighborhood in North Austin.