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

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

Earthquake Index, #564

Haigler, NE
0.01
Nebraska
0.04
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

Haigler, NE
0.0000
Nebraska
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, #524

Haigler, NE
112.48
Nebraska
205.07
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 3,022 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Haigler, NE were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:2Cold:0Dense Fog:0Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:91Hail:1,997Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:5
Thunderstorm Winds:882Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:45 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Haigler, NE.

Historical Earthquake Events

No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Haigler, NE.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Haigler, NE.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 27 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Haigler, NE.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
15.01984-06-11240°13'N / 102°02'W1.00 Mile30 Yards00250K0Dundy
16.31971-10-17240°05'N / 102°14'W1.00 Mile200 Yards092.5M0Yuma
17.01957-07-07240°08'N / 101°59'W40°08'N / 101°20'W34.20 Miles33 Yards010K0Dundy
18.51971-10-17239°46'N / 101°48'W0.50 Mile100 Yards0025K0Cheyenne
23.71988-05-19239°58'N / 102°23'W1.50 Miles73 Yards00250K0Yuma
27.41972-06-21239°55'N / 102°30'W39°42'N / 102°16'W19.30 Miles33 Yards0325K0Yuma
27.71994-06-07239°41'N / 101°48'W39°34'N / 101°48'W7.00 Miles800 Yards005.0M0Cheyenne
 Brief Description: Tornado moved south southeast at 20 mph. Several pivot irrigation rigs were destroyed. Two grain bins and a barn were destroyed and a quonset building door was torn off. One large feedlot, farm home, and outbuildings were damaged and utility poles destroyed. Estimated damage around $600,000.
28.02007-03-28239°33'N / 101°31'W39°54'N / 101°37'W27.00 Miles700 Yards002.0M0KCheyenne
 Brief Description: EVENT NARRATIVE: This tornado tracked from Sherman county through most of Cheyenne county with a total path length of 34 miles. The tornado was on the ground for 62 minutes and produced F1-F2 damage along much of its path. In Cheyenne county, four homes were affected, all having lost the entire roof and some with outside wall damage. Tree and power pole damage was extensive as well as significant property damage including garages, outbuildings, grain bins and livestock. The tornado tracked almost straight north along Road 30 for most of its length in Cheyenne county, and then at Road U the tornado veered left and dissipated near Roads AA and 26. The tornado began at the Sherman county line near Road 30. Wildlife officials stated that 22 mule deer, 50 ducks, 4 pheasants, 4 rabbits and 2 song birds were killed. EPISODE NARRATIVE: A major Spring storm system affecting the Central High Plains produced 16 tornadoes and flash flooding, in addition to severe hail and wind. This was the most tornadoes reported in a single day in the Goodland County Warning Area. The most significant tornado was an EF2 which began in Sherman county and moved north across most of Cheyenne county in Kansas. Four homesteads suffered significant property damage along the 36 mile path length. In addition to the EF2 tornado, there were three EF1 and twelve EF0 tornadoes stretching from Greeley county Kansas into Dundy county Nebraska. No injuries or fatalities occurred.
30.71984-06-11240°23'N / 101°37'W2.00 Miles30 Yards0025K0Chase
31.11975-05-27239°37'N / 102°25'W39°46'N / 102°17'W12.60 Miles200 Yards003K0Yuma
33.41951-05-20339°47'N / 101°23'W000K0Rawlins
35.11994-06-07239°32'N / 101°43'W2.00 Miles500 Yards00500K0Sherman
 Brief Description: Tornado inflicted $100,000 damage to farmstead.
35.71985-07-31240°14'N / 102°33'W0.50 Mile40 Yards02250K0Yuma
35.71951-05-14339°47'N / 101°20'W043K0Rawlins
37.31960-06-20240°31'N / 101°41'W1.00 Mile300 Yards0325K0Chase
38.71965-05-24240°30'N / 102°18'W0025K0Phillips
39.51967-06-14240°33'N / 101°41'W000K0Chase
39.61971-10-17339°54'N / 101°14'W39°56'N / 101°10'W3.80 Miles440 Yards0025K0Rawlins
40.81958-04-27239°51'N / 101°14'W39°53'N / 101°09'W4.70 Miles200 Yards0025K0Rawlins
40.91956-07-05239°48'N / 101°13'W0025K0Rawlins
41.11958-06-15240°08'N / 102°42'W003K0Yuma
41.61982-05-19239°45'N / 102°41'W39°46'N / 102°37'W3.50 Miles200 Yards000K0Yuma
42.12007-03-28239°28'N / 101°33'W39°32'N / 101°28'W7.00 Miles350 Yards00100K0KSherman
 Brief Description: EVENT NARRATIVE: This tornado tracked from Sherman county through most of Cheyenne county with a total path length of 34 miles. The Sherman county path length was 7 miles. The tornado was on the ground for 62 minutes and produced F1-F2 damage along much of its path, especially in Cheyenne county. In Sherman county, no homes were affected. Tree and power pole damage was most noteworthy in the northern portion of the county near Roads 79 and 30 where 15 poles were snapped and extensive tree damage occurred. The tornado developed near Roads 73 and 30 and tracked straight north near Road 30 for most of its length in Sherman, and exited into Cheyenne county near Road 30. EPISODE NARRATIVE: A major Spring storm system affecting the Central High Plains produced 16 tornadoes and flash flooding, in addition to severe hail and wind. This was the most tornadoes reported in a single day in the Goodland County Warning Area. The most significant tornado was an EF2 which began in Sherman county and moved north across most of Cheyenne county in Kansas. Four homesteads suffered significant property damage along the 36 mile path length. In addition to the EF2 tornado, there were three EF1 and twelve EF0 tornadoes stretching from Greeley county Kansas into Dundy county Nebraska. No injuries or fatalities occurred.
42.41984-06-11239°21'N / 101°37'W39°33'N / 101°37'W12.00 Miles400 Yards00250K0Sherman
44.11965-05-22239°24'N / 101°42'W000K0Sherman
44.31956-07-05239°48'N / 101°09'W000K0Rawlins
49.61960-05-18239°48'N / 102°50'W000K0Washington


* 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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