How big is the average tornado in tornado alley?
The Average tornado is 50 yards wide, though they tend to be bigger in Tornado Alley.
The largest tornado ever recorded in Tornado Alley, or anywhere else for that matter, was the Hallam, Nebraska tornado which was 2.5 miles wide.
On average tornadoes in Tornado Alley kill about 16 people, but the numbers can vary greatly from one year to the next. Tornado Alley actually accounts for a minority of tornado deaths in the U.S. Nationwide the annual average death toll is about 56. The greatest portion of tornado fatalities in the U.S. actually occur in Dixie Alley, a second region of high tornado activity stretching from Arkansas to Tennessee and Georgia. This region averages…