Top 5 videos of the week on KXAN.com

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Tree limb damage and a destroyed billboard on North Lamar Boulevard Monday were the result of a weather phenomenon known as a “microburst,” and it was captured on video.

Victor Ituarte’s video, the most viewed video on KXAN.com this week, captured the dramatic moment the collapsing pocket of cold air and rain rushed to the ground, fanning out at speeds of 40-50 mph.

Here are the top 5 videos of the week on KXAN.com:

5. Austin police cheer on daughter of fallen officer at her graduation

4. Florida woman charged for letting snake bite baby

3. W Hotel employee tries to keep doors closed as storms roll through

2. Terrifying moments for boy who got sucked into drain at Georgetown’s Blue Hole

1. Microburst wind event captured on video over Austin

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