Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 1.5 Miles
-- Width 30 Yards
State TEXAS
County/Area TARRANT
WFO FWD
Report Source NWS Storm Survey
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-04-13 16:55:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1W BENBROOK
Begin Lat/Lon 32.68/-97.46
End Date 2007-04-13 16:57:00.0 CST-6
End Location 1E BENBROOK
End Lat/Lon 32.68/-97.43
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 150.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong surface low and dryline interacted with a very unstable atmosphere over North Texas. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes were reported as strong storms developed. A total of 5,500 cars and 3,500 homes and businesses were reportedly damaged by hail.
Event Narrative This tornado was captured on video by storm chasers. It touched down just west of Highway 377 and just south of Loop 820. It then travelled to Meadows West Park before dissipating. The tornado damaged fences, trees, and street signs. The facade of a business was also slightly damaged.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 1 0 20.406M 3.00K
OLNEY YOUNG CO. TX 04/13/2007 14:56 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BRECKENRIDGE STEPHENS CO. TX 04/13/2007 15:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BRAD PALO PINTO CO. TX 04/13/2007 15:32 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JACKSBORO JACK CO. TX 04/13/2007 15:40 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
MINERAL WELLS PALO PINTO CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:00 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MINERAL WELLS PALO PINTO CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:02 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
WHITT PARKER CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:04 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MINERAL WELLS PALO PINTO CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
WEATHERFORD PARKER CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:26 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
DECATUR WISE CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:27 CST-6 Hail 2.00 in. 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
DECATUR WISE CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:33 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 57 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SPRINGTOWN PARKER CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:39 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RENO PARKER CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:44 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
AZLE TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:47 CST-6 Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
DUBLIN ERATH CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:50 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
COMANCHE COMANCHE CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:52 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BENBROOK TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 16:55 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
SAGINAW TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:03 CST-6 Hail 2.50 in. 0 0 2.000M 0.00K
MULLIN MILLS CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FT WORTH TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:06 CST-6 Hail 2.75 in. 0 0 3.000M 0.00K
FT WORTH TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:09 CST-6 Tornado EF1 1 0 2.000M 0.00K
SAGINAW TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:10 CST-6 Hail 2.50 in. 0 0 3.000M 0.00K
NORTH RICHLAND HILLS TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:13 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HURST TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:15 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
KELLER TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:20 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JOHNSONS STATION TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:29 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRAPEVINE TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:30 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLLEYVILLE TARRANT CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:32 CST-6 Hail 3.00 in. 0 0 10.000M 0.00K
DALLAS DALLAS CO. TX 04/13/2007 17:45 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
DALLAS DALLAS CO. TX 04/13/2007 18:00 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
ALLEN COLLIN CO. TX 04/13/2007 18:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAGUNA PARK BOSQUE CO. TX 04/13/2007 18:26 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COPPERAS COVE CORYELL CO. TX 04/13/2007 18:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCKWALL ROCKWALL CO. TX 04/13/2007 18:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TERRELL KAUFMAN CO. TX 04/13/2007 18:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ROYSE CITY ROCKWALL CO. TX 04/13/2007 18:45 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 35.00K 0.00K
GREENVILLE HUNT CO. TX 04/13/2007 18:53 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 3.00K
LONE OAK HUNT CO. TX 04/13/2007 19:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LONE OAK HUNT CO. TX 04/13/2007 19:40 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
COMO HOPKINS CO. TX 04/13/2007 20:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 1 0 20.406M 3.00K