Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F3
-- Length 3 Miles
-- Width 150 Yards
State TEXAS
County/Area MCLENNAN
WFO FWD
NCDC Data Source PDC
Begin Date 1997-05-27 12:46:00.0 CST
Begin Location 1E MOODY
Begin Lat/Lon 31.32/ 97.33
End Date 1997-05-27 12:59:00.0 CST
End Location 4S MOODY
End Lat/Lon 31.27/ 97.35
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 150K
Crop Damage
Event Narrative The third tornado developed about 1.5 miles east-southeast of Moody in open country just south of Farm-to-Market Road 107. The tornado moved south-southwest and destroyed a house and a barn. Another house was damaged and numerous trees were uprooted. Two vehicles were tossed several hundred feet by the tornado. The strong tornado dissipated about 0.5 miles after moving into extreme northern Bell County.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 225.00K 0.00K
HEWITT MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 12:10 CST Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LORENA MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 12:21 CST Tornado F2 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
EDDY MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 12:44 CST Tornado F0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOODY MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 12:46 CST Tornado F3 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
LORENA MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 12:48 CST Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LORENA MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 12:55 CST Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOODY MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 12:56 CST Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BRUCEVILLE MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 13:00 CST Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EDDY MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 13:00 CST Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BRUCEVILLE MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 13:05 CST Hail 2.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EDDY MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 13:06 CST Hail 2.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BRUCEVILLE MCLENNAN CO. TX 05/27/1997 13:09 CST Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 225.00K 0.00K