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Brinnon, WA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #297

Brinnon, WA
1.85
Washington
4.04
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, #481

Brinnon, WA
0.0041
Washington
0.0135
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, #444

Brinnon, WA
7.12
Washington
9.06
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 237 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Brinnon, WA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:1Dense Fog:0Drought:3
Dust Storm:0Flood:28Hail:9Heat:0Heavy Snow:25
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:42
Thunderstorm Winds:7Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:1Winter Weather:2
Other:119 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 3 volcanoes are found in or near Brinnon, WA.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
77.4RainierUS-Washington, United States46.87-121.7584392StratovolcanoDendrochronologyLast known eruption 1800-1899
88.9Glacier PeakUS-Washington, United States48.112-121.1133213StratovolcanoTephrochronologyLast known eruption 1700-1799
92.2BakerUS-Washington, United States48.786-121.823285StratovolcanoHistoricalLast known eruption 1800-1899

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 35 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Brinnon, WA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
34.81949-04-137N/A47.25-122.5
34.21965-04-296.5N/A47.4-122.3
22.61946-02-155.8N/A47.5-122.5
25.51946-02-155.8N/A47.3-122.9
23.71939-11-135.3N/A47.4-122.6
19.71978-03-114.82547.42-122.71
21.31976-09-084.84847.38-123.08
26.71965-10-234.8N/A47.5-122.4
30.31967-05-254.5N/A48.1-122.8
13.51967-03-074.4N/A47.8-122.7
33.01971-12-284.42747.58-122.22
10.61968-09-064.3N/A47.8-122.8
26.41983-10-314.34547.35-123.23
38.11976-09-024.32448.21-122.76
19.51978-03-314.22347.42-122.72
19.61983-08-284.25047.95-122.86
35.11970-10-244.22547.3-122.4
38.01964-10-154.1N/A47.7-122.1
6.81975-04-164N/A47.57-122.91
27.31978-03-0545748.06-123
37.81968-06-194N/A47.2-122.5
42.51975-04-234N/A47.08-122.65
28.71970-02-103.93347.7-122.3
32.51974-05-163.85448.14-122.92
36.71979-03-123.82448.19-122.76
36.91971-01-143.83047.4-123.6
19.61985-02-283.74747.49-122.59
20.31966-06-113.7N/A47.83-122.55
29.71981-11-123.72647.94-122.42
19.91984-06-023.62147.42-122.7
13.91981-11-263.52247.65-122.62
21.11969-11-283.5N/A47.4-122.7
21.91980-06-083.54847.98-123.01
26.61985-03-183.55347.34-122.62
32.41973-02-223.52047.2-122.9

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 2 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Brinnon, WA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
28.01969-12-12347°30'N / 122°24'W47°32'N / 122°19'W3.80 Miles100 Yards01250K0King
44.61970-11-24248°06'N / 122°12'W0.30 Mile30 Yards0025K0Snohomish


* 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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