2016 Texas Hail Damage Equivalent To Average For Entire Country

 Tuesday, July 12, 2016

 Canadian Underwriter

The 2016 hail season in Texas is already one of the most severe in the state’s history, with year-to-date results reaching the nine-year average for hail storm damage in the United States, according to CoreLogic, Inc., a global property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider. CoreLogic said that estimated losses in Fort Worth, Plano, Wylie and San Antonio totalled US$689.6 million. The San Antonio hail event on April 12 affected 263,440 properties and resulted in losses of US$334.5 million, while the Wylie hail event on April 11 affected 310,088 properties, resulting in losses of US$246.8 million.