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Radar: Laughlin AFB TX
29.27 N - 100.27W
Period: 1980 - 2006      Range: 124 nm

Database Overview
All reports in the domain All severe weather reports during the period are plotted. Blue dots represent damaging wind, green dots represent large hail, and red dots represent tornadoes. [Click to enlarge]
  All Rpts Sig Rpts Avg Days
Hail
1838
190 22
Wind
892
84 16
Tornadoes
240
24 5
Total
2970
298 30
Significant severe reports Significant severe weather reports during the period are plotted. Only tornadoes F2 or stronger, wind gusts of 65 knots or stronger, and hail of 2" diameter or larger are plotted. [Click to enlarge]
Category
Rank*
Freq/mi2
Any Severe
N/A
1:439
Sig Severe
N/A
1:4,377
Tornadoes
N/A
1:5,434
F2+ Torn
N/A
1:54,343
* Compared to 141 national radar coverage areas studied.

Annual Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of annual severe weather reports in the search area. The dashed magenta line denotes a 5 year running average of all reports.

20 year report increase: 290%
10 year report increase: 52%
5 year report increase: 35%

See annual table below

Daily Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of daily severe weather reports in the search area. Lines denote a 7 day running mean.

Maximum daily value:
1.5 on 13 May

Primary Season:
Feb 22 - Jun 18

See monthly table below

Hourly Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of hourly severe weather reports in the search area. Values are in percent of total, and have been rounded to the nearest hour (UTC).

Maximum hourly value:
12% at 01 UTC

See hourly table below

Climatological Threat Potential
Threat
Avg Prob of Occurrence
Return Interval
Natl Rank
Any Tornado
0.003%
39127 yrs
N/A
F2+ Tornado
0.002%
55363 yrs
N/A
This table represents the average annual probability and return interval of each event for any point within the search domain.

Read details of computational method

Annual Totals
Year
Hail
Wind
Tornado
Total
 
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
1980
78
21
38
21
15
6
108
32
1981
55
12
24
8
9
6
73
21
1982
57
13
53
16
11
6
79
20
1983
27
8
35
12
10
5
47
17
1984
35
13
24
13
8
4
51
24
1985
42
14
32
20
0
0
42
26
1986
34
13
16
12
0
0
34
22
1987
30
19
19
14
0
0
30
26
1988
25
10
15
10
19
1
63
16
1989
43
20
22
12
6
3
55
23
1990
25
16
19
10
2
2
29
23
1991
56
21
24
20
4
4
64
34
1992
63
26
24
18
4
4
71
39
1993
68
20
19
11
5
3
78
24
1994
53
29
20
16
9
8
71
39
1995
78
30
45
26
12
8
102
41
1996
76
23
45
22
7
4
90
33
1997
103
29
65
31
15
12
133
44
1998
129
29
49
21
6
4
141
41
1999
76
21
45
12
10
9
96
26
2000
114
33
39
21
15
9
144
44
2001
91
32
39
17
14
7
119
33
2002
94
22
28
11
23
7
140
25
2003
53
25
54
19
6
4
65
35
2004
79
34
38
21
22
8
123
47
2005
97
28
28
11
3
1
103
32
2006
157
30
33
20
5
3
167
35
AVG
68
22
33
16
9
5
110
30


Violent Tornadoes
Date
F
Deaths
Injuries
1989 17-May 0508 UTC
F4
0
0
1999 11-May 2305 UTC
F4
1
6

Monthly Averages
Month
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
Jan
1
0
0
1
Feb
4
1
0
6
Mar
11
3
1
15
Apr
16
3
1
20
May
22
9
3
34
Jun
7
7
1
14
Jul
1
2
0
3
Aug
0
2
0
3
Sep
1
3
1
4
Oct
2
2
0
4
Nov
1
1
1
3
Dec
1
0
0
1

Hourly Averages
UTC
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
00
216
83
24
323
01
202
96
52
350
02
176
97
18
291
03
152
92
13
257
04
96
59
10
165
05
96
54
7
157
06
69
50
1
120
07
54
42
5
101
08
49
38
4
91
09
38
18
7
63
10
24
11
2
37
11
22
12
3
37
12
23
8
2
33
13
17
6
6
29
14
30
8
2
40
15
23
7
6
36
16
27
8
5
40
17
27
10
3
40
18
28
11
5
44
19
32
15
3
50
20
52
13
9
74
21
89
35
16
140
22
133
56
23
212
23
163
63
14
240

Click Here for tabular data (F2+ tornadoes).
Page Updated: Saturday 10-27-2007
If you have comments regarding this information, contact John Hart of the Storm Prediction Center.
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