This Day in Weather History: April 7th

A massive hail storm leaves behind extensive damage in Del Rio, Brackettville

It was on this day in weather history that a memorable hail storm caused extensive damage in Del Rio and Brackettville.

Softball size hail left behind widespread damage in Del Rio and Brackettville. In addition a tornado touched down in Medina County, destroying a home.

About the Author:

Justin Horne is a meteorologist and reporter for KSAT 12 News. When severe weather rolls through, Justin will hop in the KSAT 12 Storm Chaser to safely bring you the latest weather conditions from across South Texas. On top of delivering an accurate forecast, Justin often reports on one of his favorite topics: Texas history.