Mother Nature Costs Texans Over $5.5 Billion in Hail Damage
With September in the history books and October nearly half way through, IntelliDent Paintless Dent Repair of Dallas technicians expected the phone calls and online appointments for auto hail repair to slow down. This hasn’t happened. In fact, auto hail repair in Dallas is still in full swing.
An article written by Kelsey Bradshaw of the mySA online publication says this about the Texas hail storms & damage reports for 2016:
In the first five months of this year, 602 unofficial reports of hail in Texas have been made to the National Weather Service, an amount that has nearly surpassed the 783 reports from 2015 in just five months.
This statistic, along with a reported $5.5 billion dollars worth of hail damage, ranks Texas #1 for most hail damage reported in the last 2 years.
Which Texas cities were hit the hardest with hail in 2016?
North Texas (Wylie, Texas): April 11, 2016 hard hit with hail up to the size of softballs. Hail and strong winds shattered the windows of some homes, while cars and the roofs of homes were also severely damage.
San Antonio, TX: April 12, 2016 brought grapefruit sized hail, now considered the costliest hail storm in Texas history. An estimated $1.36 billion in damages to 110,000 vehicles and thousands of more homes. May 17th, 2016 brought a second hail damage event to San Antonio, TX, nothing compared to the Aprill 12th hail storm.
Dallas / Fort Worth, TX: March 16 & March 23rd combined hail damages totaled approximately $13 million.
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