Same thing happened to me with a TT awning, in west Texas. An extremely hard blowing wind directly out of the north, hitting us broad side on the passenger side. Thank God for the Hensley Hitch. The hardware stayed intact, but the canopy was completely billowed out.
2017 36RSSB3--2012 F350 KR, LWB, SRW, bilsteins, 1 1/4" anti sway bar, bilstein steering stabilizer, airlift air bags, on board wireless compressor, 295/20 tires at 4080 pounds each, oversized finned aluminum diff and trannie pans, all synthetic fluids; KEM, Tyrant, and PIP tunes with SCT X4 programming, G37 2017 Turbo, ATS Stage I towing transmission and torque convertor, Edge CTS gauge monitoring.