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Grant Valkaria, FL Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #483

Grant Valkaria, FL
0.00
Florida
0.01
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, #1

Grant Valkaria, FL
0.0000
Florida
0.0000
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, #834

Grant Valkaria, FL
118.49
Florida
185.89
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 725 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Grant Valkaria, FL were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:0Dense Fog:0Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:43Hail:248Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:0Hurricane:1Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:1
Thunderstorm Winds:335Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:1Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:96 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Grant Valkaria, FL.

Historical Earthquake Events

No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Grant Valkaria, FL.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Grant Valkaria, FL.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 27 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Grant Valkaria, FL.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
4.51972-06-18228°00'N / 80°34'W2.00 Miles100 Yards011250K0Brevard
6.82005-10-24228°02'N / 80°34'W28°02'N / 80°34'W0.30 Mile40 Yards00150K0Brevard
 Brief Description: A rainband from Hurricane Wilma moving northwest toward the coast produced an F2 waterspout-tornado that moved on shore and removed the upper floor of a house that was built over a ground level garage. The top half of the structure was blown into US Highway A1A.
9.11979-09-03228°04'N / 80°34'W2.00 Miles40 Yards002.5M0Brevard
11.61970-02-03227°46'N / 80°35'W0025K0Indian River
14.31964-10-14228°08'N / 80°38'W017250K0Brevard
14.51983-03-07228°07'N / 80°38'W28°10'N / 80°34'W5.00 Miles60 Yards00250K0Brevard
14.61963-11-10227°45'N / 80°27'W2.00 Miles33 Yards003K0Indian River
22.31971-08-04228°16'N / 80°40'W28°14'N / 80°37'W4.10 Miles77 Yards0025K0Brevard
26.51979-07-09228°19'N / 80°36'W0.50 Mile50 Yards062.5M0Brevard
29.51983-03-24228°18'N / 80°51'W28°20'N / 80°43'W8.00 Miles90 Yards0025.0M0Brevard
32.51958-04-15327°30'N / 80°34'W27°27'N / 80°20'W14.80 Miles33 Yards020250K0St. Lucie
32.81983-03-24228°15'N / 81°02'W28°18'N / 80°51'W10.00 Miles90 Yards0025.0M0Osceola
32.81972-06-19328°22'N / 80°40'W28°26'N / 80°41'W4.90 Miles100 Yards002.5M0Brevard
36.11967-08-01227°28'N / 80°18'W0025K0St. Lucie
37.21970-01-15227°27'N / 80°18'W023K0St. Lucie
38.11963-07-11228°28'N / 80°44'W003K0Brevard
38.51954-09-18327°25'N / 80°20'W2225K0St. Lucie
38.51972-06-19328°28'N / 80°32'W28°31'N / 80°33'W3.80 Miles100 Yards0232.5M0Brevard
40.81973-01-28228°30'N / 80°48'W28°30'N / 80°43'W5.10 Miles50 Yards0025K0Brevard
41.01972-03-31228°31'N / 80°42'W2.00 Miles50 Yards0025K0Brevard
42.31966-04-04428°13'N / 81°32'W28°26'N / 80°40'W54.80 Miles300 Yards0025.0M0Osceola
45.61969-11-14227°18'N / 80°48'W27°18'N / 80°45'W3.80 Miles33 Yards0225K0Okeechobee
46.91983-03-21227°15'N / 80°50'W27°19'N / 80°44'W5.00 Miles50 Yards042.5M0Okeechobee
47.11998-02-23328°24'N / 81°16'W28°29'N / 80°54'W24.00 Miles250 Yards055.0M0Orange
 Brief Description: The Kissimmee tornado moved into Orange County southeast of Orlando International Airport as a category F3. The tornado affected rural swampy areas, striking few structures except for lakeside neighborhoods on the shores of Lake Hart and Lake Mary Jane. The tornado lifted as it approached the St. Johns River on the east central border of Orange County in the Tosohatchee State Preserve.
47.61982-09-26227°23'N / 81°02'W4.00 Miles60 Yards17250K0Okeechobee
49.21968-09-12228°37'N / 80°48'W1.50 Miles33 Yards0125K0Brevard
49.21970-03-05328°37'N / 80°48'W1.90 Miles333 Yards072.5M0Brevard


* 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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