Challenge-Brownsville, CA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in Challenge-Brownsville is much lower than California average and is higher than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Challenge-Brownsville is lower than California average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #1513
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, #350
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, #1225
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 149 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Challenge-Brownsville, CA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||18||Hail:||23||Heat:||0||Heavy Snow:||0|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||0||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||1|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||14||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||9||Winter Storm:||5||Winter Weather:||0|
A total of 7 volcanoes are found in or near Challenge-Brownsville, CA.
|Distance (miles)||Name||Region||Latitude||Longitude||Elevation (foot)||Type||Status||Last Eruption|
|72.1||Lassen Volc Center||US-California, United States||40.492||-121.508||3187||Stratovolcano||Historical||Last known eruption 1900-1963|
|81.0||Potato Butte||US-California, United States||40.63||-121.43||1532||Shield volcano||Holocene||Unknown|
|82.6||Steamboat Springs||US-Nevada, United States||39.375||-119.72||1415||Lava dome||Pleistocene-Fumarol||Quaternary eruption(s) with the only known Holocene activity being hydrothermal|
|83.7||Eagle Lake Field||US-California, United States||40.63||-120.83||1652||Fissure vent||Holocene||Unknown|
|85.3||Tumble Buttes||US-California, United States||40.68||-121.55||2191||Cinder cone||Holocene||Unknown|
|87.5||Clear Lake||US-California, United States||38.97||-122.77||1439||Volcanic field||Holocene||Undated, but probable Holocene eruption|
|92.6||Twin Buttes||US-California, United States||40.78||-121.6||1631||Cinder cone||Holocene||Unknown|
Historical Earthquake Events
A total of 26 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Challenge-Brownsville, CA.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Depth (km)||Latitude||Longitude|
Historical Tornado Events
No historical tornado events that had recorded magnitudes of 2 or above found in or near Challenge-Brownsville, CA.
No historical earthquake events found in or near Challenge-Brownsville, CA.
* 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.