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Baker, MT Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Baker is much lower than Montana average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Baker is higher than Montana average and is much lower than the national average.

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

Earthquake Index, #399

Baker, MT
0.00
Montana
1.98
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, #40

Baker, MT
0.0000
Montana
0.0002
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, #10

Baker, MT
25.03
Montana
7.73
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 940 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Baker, MT were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:34Cold:15Dense Fog:1Drought:7
Dust Storm:0Flood:24Hail:502Heat:3Heavy Snow:15
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:1Landslide:0Strong Wind:49
Thunderstorm Winds:199Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:3Winter Storm:34Winter Weather:11
Other:42 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Baker, MT.

Historical Earthquake Events

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

No historical earthquake events found in or near Baker, MT.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 8 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Baker, MT.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
12.82001-07-25246°33'N / 104°17'W46°33'N / 104°17'W2.00 Miles200 Yards0000Fallon
 Brief Description: NWS Post-Storm Damage Assessment Team determined F2 tornado 200 yards wide with a path length of 2 miles. It was on the ground for 15 minutes over open range west of State Highway 7.
15.21999-06-20246°32'N / 104°11'W46°38'N / 104°17'W5.00 Miles300 Yards0000Fallon
 Brief Description: A large tornado which touched down near Ollie Road, about 3 miles east of Montana Highway 7. The tornado travelled north to County Road 616 then northwest over Beaver Creek before lifting at the Fallon/Wibaux County border. The tornado destroyed a well built cattle shed, lifted up, twisted and moved a large irrigation pipe about 100 yards and sucked the water out of a section of Beaver Creek.
17.61962-07-18246°35'N / 105°00'W46°18'N / 104°15'W40.60 Miles33 Yards000K0Prairie
24.61977-06-14246°15'N / 103°53'W46°12'N / 103°43'W8.20 Miles33 Yards01250K0Bowman
27.21965-07-11246°36'N / 104°48'W46°36'N / 104°40'W5.40 Miles67 Yards0025K0Custer
33.42001-07-25246°46'N / 103°53'W46°46'N / 103°53'W5.00 Miles60 Yards0000Golden Valley
 Brief Description: The tornado remained in open country but hit a farmstead causing major damage. Windows blown out. Singles and siding ripped off.
43.11952-07-19346°58'N / 104°15'W47°00'N / 104°03'W9.10 Miles33 Yards12250K0Wibaux
46.71952-07-19347°00'N / 104°03'W47°01'N / 103°53'W7.30 Miles33 Yards003K0Golden Valley


* 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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