Butte-Silver Bow, MT Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in Butte-Silver Bow is lower than Montana average and is lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Butte-Silver Bow is about the same as Montana average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #148
|Butte-Silver Bow, MT||0.60|
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
|Butte-Silver Bow, MT||0.0000|
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, #253
|Butte-Silver Bow, MT||4.04|
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 545 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Butte-Silver Bow, MT were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||30||Hail:||142||Heat:||2||Heavy Snow:||100|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||3||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||64|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||77||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||2||Winter Storm:||51||Winter Weather:||9|
No volcano is found in or near Butte-Silver Bow, MT.
Historical Earthquake Events
A total of 4 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Butte-Silver Bow, MT.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Depth (km)||Latitude||Longitude|
Historical Tornado Events
A total of 2 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Butte-Silver Bow, MT.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Start Lat/Log||End Lat/Log||Length||Width||Fatalities||Injuries||Property Damage||Crop Damage||Affected County|
|41.2||1962-05-19||2||45°18'N / 112°42'W||2.00 Miles||17 Yards||0||0||25K||0||Beaverhead|
|49.5||1962-06-14||2||45°24'N / 113°24'W||0||0||0K||0||Beaverhead|
* 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.