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

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

Earthquake Index, #1541

Concow, CA
2.57
California
21.80
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, #200

Concow, CA
0.0166
California
0.0068
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, #1040

Concow, CA
9.19
California
18.56
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 127 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Concow, CA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:0Dense Fog:1Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:12Hail:29Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:1
Thunderstorm Winds:14Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:15Winter Storm:1Winter Weather:0
Other:54 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 9 volcanoes are found in or near Concow, CA.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
49.8Lassen Volc CenterUS-California, United States40.492-121.5083187StratovolcanoHistoricalLast known eruption 1900-1963
59.5Potato ButteUS-California, United States40.63-121.431532Shield volcanoHoloceneUnknown
62.8Tumble ButtesUS-California, United States40.68-121.552191Cinder coneHoloceneUnknown
69.4Eagle Lake FieldUS-California, United States40.63-120.831652Fissure ventHoloceneUnknown
69.9Twin ButtesUS-California, United States40.78-121.61631Cinder coneHoloceneUnknown
82.2Big CaveUS-California, United States40.955-121.3651259Shield volcanoHoloceneUnknown
86.9Clear LakeUS-California, United States38.97-122.771439Volcanic fieldHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
97.3Brushy ButteUS-California, United States41.178-121.4431174Shield volcanoHoloceneUnknown
99.3Steamboat SpringsUS-Nevada, United States39.375-119.721415Lava domePleistocene-FumarolQuaternary eruption(s) with the only known Holocene activity being hydrothermal

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 29 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Concow, CA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
14.11940-02-0863539.75-121.25
44.61940-02-086N/A40.4-121.7
22.81975-08-015.8N/A39.44-121.53
47.01950-03-205.5N/A40.45-121.47
18.71963-09-135.4N/A40-121.7
27.01975-08-025.2N/A39.41-121.71
22.21975-08-114.8N/A39.45-121.48
31.31968-04-294.7N/A39.54-122.02
17.41966-05-244.6N/A39.68-121.82
26.01976-07-064.5539.4-121.6
31.51941-05-014.5N/A40-121
47.81951-02-194.2N/A40.07-120.7
21.21972-07-164.11040.03-121.3
42.61982-02-1941039.91-120.73
49.01950-11-144N/A40.48-121.5
20.81976-06-143.9739.47-121.54
33.91950-01-163.8N/A40.25-121.38
36.21977-10-043.8540.26-121.27
36.51971-08-063.8839.51-122.11
45.81960-06-283.8N/A40.32-121.03
27.01968-02-263.7N/A40-121.1
32.51970-04-233.71040.23-121.38
26.31970-12-093.6240.13-121.35
35.71970-07-013.6339.48-122.07
40.71971-12-133.6240.36-121.53
24.91977-05-043.5739.41-121.49
36.61970-07-013.51239.48-122.09
40.21963-07-083.5N/A40.2-121
48.91958-01-253.5N/A40.37-121.02

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 3 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Concow, CA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
30.61986-09-24239°56'N / 122°03'W2.00 Miles100 Yards012.5M0Tehama
35.61953-05-19239°45'N / 122°11'W2.00 Miles33 Yards003K0Glenn
44.91980-05-09240°08'N / 122°13'W0.10 Mile3 Yards0025K0Tehama


* 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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