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Homes Hit by Harvey Tortured by Tornado

29 Mar 2018, 3:51 pm

Seven months after a historic, devastating tornado made landfall along the Gulf Coast of Texas, tragedy struck again. Two homes in Holiday Beach, TX were all but destroyed by an EF-0 tornado.

Local Storm Reports from NWS Corpus Christi Office

Local storm reports from Emergency Managers state that seven people needed to be rescued from a damaged home after it went through. Initial reports indicate the tornado near Holiday Beach was an EF-0.

Multiple tornado reports came in from around the area. Damage surveys completed by the National Weather Service in Corpus Christi determined that the tornado in Woodsboro was an EF-0 with peak winds around 80 mph. It was on the ground for 0.6 miles with a path width of 75 yards. The tornado too down powerlines and damaged the roofs of several homes.

For WeatherNation, Meteorologist Karissa Klos.