The Jarrell, TX Tornado: May 27, 1997. Karin Swanson AOS 453 May 11, 2000. What happened?. May 27, 1997-huge tornado outbreak 24 tornadoes were sighted throughout Texas Tornadoes ranged from F0 to F5. They were just funnel clouds in some areas, and huge causes of destruction in others.
May 11, 2000