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City, County, or
Zip Code
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Zuehl, Texas
Overall Damage
Damaged (4 of 10)
ShockwaveHeat BlastFallout
ShakenRoastedPale Glow
County: Guadalupe
Population: 346 (2000)
Land Area: 7.11 square miles
Population Density: 48.64 people per square mile
Part of San Antonio Metro Area

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DAMAGED (4 of 10)

Shockwave

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Heat Blast

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Fallout

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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
Description
First Degree32.06%
  • 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
Second Degree52.19%
  • High rate (80%) of second degree burns for those outside. Symptoms include:
    • Persistent pain
    • Blisters
    • Swelling
    • Scarring
    • Nerve damage
    • Possibility of infection
  • Flash burns to eyes possible if looking in direction of blast
  • Some fatalities from burns
  • Eye damage or blindness possible if looking in direction of blast
  • Newspapers, leaves, rotting wood ignite
Third Degree15.75%
  • High rate (80%) of third degree burns for those outside. Symptoms include:
    • Damage to underlying muscle and bone
    • Possible charring
    • Severe scarring
    • Severe nerve damage
    • Probable infection
    • Shock
  • Medium to high rate of fatalities from burns
  • Eye damage or blindness possible if looking in direction of blast
  • Wooden buildings smolder or ignite
  • Clothing may ignite or melt
Total100.00%
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
Description
1 PSI97.88%
  • Windows shatter
  • Some trees knocked down
  • Roof damage to many buildings
  • Injuries mainly from flying glass or small objects
3 PSI2.12%
  • Wood frame structures collapse
  • Nearly all trees knocked down
  • Severe damage to airports and aircraft
  • Serious injuries common
  • Some fatalities
Total100.00%
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.*
Description
January50 Rads
  • No fatalities
  • Temporary reduced immune system functioning
  • No noticeable symptoms
  • Medical supervision not needed
February50 Rads
  • No fatalities
  • Temporary reduced immune system functioning
  • No noticeable symptoms
  • Medical supervision not needed
March20 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
April20 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
May20 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
June20 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
July5 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
August5 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
September50 Rads
  • No fatalities
  • Temporary reduced immune system functioning
  • No noticeable symptoms
  • Medical supervision not needed
October6 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
November20 Rads
  • No noticeable effects.
December60 Rads
  • No fatalities
  • Temporary reduced immune system functioning
  • Possible temporary male sterility
  • More susceptible to illness and infection
  • 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.