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City, County, or
Zip Code
Shady Hollow, Texas
Overall Damage
Damaged (4 of 10)
ShockwaveHeat BlastFallout
County: Travis
Population: 5,140 (2000)
Land Area: 5.37 square miles
Population Density: 957.26 people per square mile
Part of Austin Metro Area

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DAMAGED (4 of 10)


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Heat Blast

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Heat Blast (within census place boundaries.)
The heat blast from the explosion is very powerful; up close, it can cause 3rd degree burns and even death. As the heat travels from the center of the explosion, it gets weaker. The heat can affect people many miles from the explosion.
Burn LevelPercent
Census Place
First Degree48.43%
  • High rate (80%) of first degree burns for those outside. Symptoms include:
    • Pain
    • Redness
  • Almost no fatalities from burns
  • Eye damage or blindness possible if looking in direction of blast
Shockwave (within census place boundaries.)
The shock wave is most damaging at the site of the explosion. It acts like a very strong, very fast wind. Close to the explosion, it can topple skyscrapers and overturn vehicles. People are injured or killed when buildings collapse. The effect gets weaker the farther the shock wave travels from the center of the blast. The shock wave can be felt many miles from the explosion.
Shockwave PressurePercent
Census Place
1 PSI100.00%
  • Windows shatter
  • Some trees knocked down
  • Roof damage to many buildings
  • Injuries mainly from flying glass or small objects
Fallout (within census place boundaries.)
The explosion sucks up bits of the ground around the bomb, carries them high into the air, blasts them into tiny particles and irradiates them. These particles can be carried hundreds, or even thousands of miles, as they slowly drift down to earth in a a "fallout cloud." Where the cloud passes and lands, it showers radioactivity. Exposure to uncontrolled radioactivity can be harmful to living organisms. Because winds are very unpredictable, the fallout information shown here is based upon the average winds. Small changes in the wind can cause large changes in the results.
Month of BlastAverage
Total Rad.*
January50 Rads
  • No fatalities
  • Temporary reduced immune system functioning
  • No noticeable symptoms
  • Medical supervision not needed
February230 Rads
  • 35% fatal
  • Death (if occurs) in 2 to 12 weeks
  • Nausea, loss of appetite
  • Malaise, fatigue
  • Temporary reduced immune system functioning
  • Temporary male sterility
  • More susceptible to illness and infection
  • Medical care required
  • Treatment: blood transfusions, antibiotics
March10 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
April10 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
May3 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
June4 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
July4 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
August4 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
September10 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
October4 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
November4 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
December50 Rads
  • No fatalities
  • Temporary reduced immune system functioning
  • No noticeable symptoms
  • Medical supervision not needed
* = The average fallout received in a one month period following the blasts. Certain areas may receive more or less depending on winds and other factors.