Gile, WI Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in Gile is about the same as Wisconsin average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Gile is much lower than Wisconsin average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #315
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, #1
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, #854
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 802 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Gile, WI were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||16||Hail:||234||Heat:||4||Heavy Snow:||125|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||4||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||4|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||323||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||1||Winter Storm:||23||Winter Weather:||0|
No volcano is found in or near Gile, WI.
Historical Earthquake Events
No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Gile, WI.
No historical earthquake events found in or near Gile, WI.
Historical Tornado Events
A total of 8 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Gile, WI.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Start Lat/Log||End Lat/Log||Length||Width||Fatalities||Injuries||Property Damage||Crop Damage||Affected County|
|19.2||1958-07-14||2||46°10'N / 90°04'W||1.50 Miles||50 Yards||0||0||3K||0||Iron|
|23.5||2010-07-27||2||46°13'N / 90°37'W||46°13'N / 90°36'W||1.00 Mile||650 Yards||0||0||0K||0K||Ashland|
|Brief Description: EVENT NARRATIVE: There was significant damage to trees near Dry Lake Road, with evidence suggesting EF2 tornado damage. EPISODE NARRATIVE: A major severe weather episode occurred across northwest Wisconsin, with thunderstorms producing tornadoes, high winds, and large hail. A significant squall line with embedded supercells moved into northwest Wisconsin from Minnesota, with one particular storm producing three tornadoes in Ashland and Iron Counties. The Turtle Flambeau Flowage area of Iron County was hit the worst, with several injuries at a campground, massive tree damage, and structural damage occurring. Another area of major damage occurred in the Drummond and Delta areas, as down burst winds caused structural damage and destroyed hundreds of trees.|
|32.7||1961-08-14||2||46°00'N / 90°31'W||45°58'N / 90°25'W||4.50 Miles||400 Yards||0||0||250K||0||Ashland|
|35.9||1969-06-26||2||45°57'N / 89°52'W||46°14'N / 89°25'W||28.90 Miles||33 Yards||0||0||250K||0||Vilas|
|38.6||1985-06-08||3||45°56'N / 90°28'W||45°48'N / 90°05'W||21.00 Miles||2640 Yards||0||26||25.0M||0||Price|
|43.6||1984-04-27||3||45°54'N / 89°38'W||46°04'N / 89°30'W||13.00 Miles||87 Yards||0||3||25.0M||0||Vilas|
|44.0||1991-06-27||2||45°47'N / 89°58'W||45°52'N / 89°51'W||6.00 Miles||400 Yards||0||0||250K||0||Oneida|
|49.7||1972-09-20||2||45°40'N / 90°27'W||45°45'N / 90°12'W||13.10 Miles||100 Yards||0||0||25K||0||Price|
* 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.