Hamilton Branch, CA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in Hamilton Branch is much lower than California average and is much higher than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Hamilton Branch is lower than California average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #1149
|Hamilton Branch, CA||4.71|
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, #60
|Hamilton Branch, CA||0.0438|
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, #1741
|Hamilton Branch, CA||0.16|
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 66 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Hamilton Branch, CA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||9||Hail:||18||Heat:||0||Heavy Snow:||0|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||0||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||0|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||4||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||3||Winter Storm:||0||Winter Weather:||0|
A total of 10 volcanoes are found in or near Hamilton Branch, CA.
|Distance (miles)||Name||Region||Latitude||Longitude||Elevation (foot)||Type||Status||Last Eruption|
|26.3||Lassen Volc Center||US-California, United States||40.492||-121.508||3187||Stratovolcano||Historical||Last known eruption 1900-1963|
|28.1||Eagle Lake Field||US-California, United States||40.63||-120.83||1652||Fissure vent||Holocene||Unknown|
|30.0||Potato Butte||US-California, United States||40.63||-121.43||1532||Shield volcano||Holocene||Unknown|
|36.6||Tumble Buttes||US-California, United States||40.68||-121.55||2191||Cinder cone||Holocene||Unknown|
|43.6||Twin Buttes||US-California, United States||40.78||-121.6||1631||Cinder cone||Holocene||Unknown|
|48.9||Big Cave||US-California, United States||40.955||-121.365||1259||Shield volcano||Holocene||Unknown|
|64.8||Brushy Butte||US-California, United States||41.178||-121.443||1174||Shield volcano||Holocene||Unknown|
|93.3||Medicine Lake||US-California, United States||41.58||-121.57||2412||Shield volcano||Radiocarbon||Last known eruption A.D. 1-1499|
|95.9||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|
|97.7||Shasta||US-California, United States||41.42||-122.2||4317||Stratovolcano||Historical||Last known eruption 1700-1799|
Historical Earthquake Events
A total of 27 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Hamilton Branch, 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 Hamilton Branch, CA.
No historical earthquake events found in or near Hamilton Branch, 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.