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Bacova, VA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Bacova is about the same as Virginia average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Bacova is much lower than Virginia average and is much lower than the national average.

Topics:Earthquake IndexVolcano IndexTornado IndexOther Weather Extremes EventsVolcanos NearbyHistorical Earthquake EventsHistorical Tornado Events

Earthquake Index, #305

Bacova, VA
0.12
Virginia
0.20
U.S.
1.81

The earthquake index value is calculated based on historical earthquake events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the earthquake level in a region. A higher earthquake index value means a higher chance of an earthquake.

Volcano Index, #1

Bacova, VA
0.0000
Virginia
0.0000
U.S.
0.0023

The volcano index value is calculated based on the currently known volcanoes using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the possibility of a region being affected by a possible volcano eruption. A higher volcano index value means a higher chance of being affected.

Tornado Index, #1044

Bacova, VA
10.89
Virginia
88.66
U.S.
136.45

The tornado index value is calculated based on historical tornado events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the tornado level in a region. A higher tornado index value means a higher chance of tornado events.

Other Weather Extremes Events

A total of 1,462 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Bacova, VA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:24Dense Fog:0Drought:15
Dust Storm:0Flood:288Hail:367Heat:14Heavy Snow:37
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:4Landslide:0Strong Wind:11
Thunderstorm Winds:613Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:1Winter Storm:3Winter Weather:5
Other:80 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Bacova, VA.

Historical Earthquake Events

No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Bacova, VA.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Bacova, VA.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 6 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Bacova, VA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
28.21990-05-04238°06'N / 79°20'W7.00 Miles27 Yards2102.5M0Augusta
38.61975-04-24237°47'N / 80°28'W6.00 Miles67 Yards0025K0Greenbrier
43.21990-06-22237°41'N / 80°30'W37°42'N / 80°29'W1.00 Mile150 Yards00250K0Greenbrier
43.21974-04-04337°54'N / 80°47'W38°01'N / 80°29'W18.10 Miles33 Yards032.5M0Greenbrier
44.21990-06-22237°38'N / 80°28'W37°41'N / 80°30'W4.00 Miles150 Yards00250K0Monroe
45.31963-11-29238°02'N / 79°01'W0025K0Augusta


* The information on this page is based on the global volcano database, the U.S. earthquake database of 1638-1985, and the U.S. Tornado and Weather Extremes database of 1950-2010.


 
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