Located in Tornado Alley and known for its abundant amount of twisters is Texas. Since it’s the largest state in the Alley and is the furthest south, there’s no wonder that Texas is a breeding ground for tornados. The wind flow is consistently changing, it’s largely flat and it has very high temperatures during the day. Unfortunately, it’s in the perfect location for getting the brunt of strong storms, which are fed by the Gulf of Mexico’s warm and moist air, Canada’s cool air and the Rockies’ dry air.
Here are some facts about the tornados that have affected residents in Texas:
Because of the frequency in tornados, it’s best to look into taking some safety precautions. For instance, we have storm shelters and safe rooms for Texas residents that can be customized to fit your family’s needs.