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Harrold, TX Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #467

Harrold, TX
0.02
Texas
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

Harrold, TX
0.0000
Texas
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, #539

Harrold, TX
260.52
Texas
208.58
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 4,454 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Harrold, TX 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:153Hail:2,844Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:1Landslide:0Strong Wind:3
Thunderstorm Winds:1,410Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:1Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:42 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Harrold, TX.

Historical Earthquake Events

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

No historical earthquake events found in or near Harrold, TX.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 98 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Harrold, TX.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
5.11979-04-10234°05'N / 99°02'W34°06'N / 98°57'W5.20 Miles33 Yards100K0Wilbarger
8.71979-04-10434°12'N / 99°09'W34°16'N / 98°59'W10.60 Miles880 Yards01250K0Tillman
9.31979-04-10234°06'N / 98°57'W34°08'N / 98°53'W4.70 Miles33 Yards000K0Wichita
9.91954-05-01234°15'N / 99°06'W0025K0Tillman
11.11962-06-05234°09'N / 99°16'W1.00 Mile50 Yards0025K0Wilbarger
11.11992-06-07234°09'N / 99°16'W1.00 Mile100 Yards052.5M0Wilbarger
12.51967-04-09234°12'N / 99°16'W0.30 Mile300 Yards000K0Wilbarger
12.71982-05-16333°56'N / 99°24'W34°04'N / 99°07'W15.00 Miles150 Yards0025K0Wilbarger
13.11979-04-10434°02'N / 99°28'W34°12'N / 99°09'W21.50 Miles880 Yards116725.0M0Wilbarger
13.31977-04-19234°18'N / 99°04'W0.80 Mile200 Yards003K0Tillman
13.81962-05-20233°59'N / 99°16'W1.00 Mile50 Yards000K0Wilbarger
14.21954-05-01434°04'N / 99°28'W34°12'N / 99°11'W18.60 Miles267 Yards02250K0Wilbarger
14.61968-05-16334°07'N / 99°20'W2.00 Miles23 Yards0025K0Wilbarger
17.61980-05-29234°14'N / 99°28'W34°07'N / 99°17'W13.20 Miles100 Yards000K0Wilbarger
19.51952-06-29234°23'N / 99°00'W013K0Tillman
19.91977-05-20234°18'N / 99°17'W34°24'N / 99°15'W7.30 Miles33 Yards003K0Wilbarger
20.21979-04-10234°08'N / 98°53'W34°18'N / 98°37'W19.10 Miles33 Yards032.5M0Tillman
20.31967-05-30234°07'N / 98°44'W34°08'N / 98°43'W1.90 Miles33 Yards0025K0Wichita
20.41958-11-17334°17'N / 99°24'W34°21'N / 98°15'W65.80 Miles50 Yards040K0Cotton
21.31982-05-27234°23'N / 99°11'W34°27'N / 98°58'W12.00 Miles300 Yards002.5M0Tillman
21.31973-06-18334°24'N / 99°01'W34°25'N / 98°58'W3.30 Miles50 Yards029250K0Tillman
22.01954-05-01434°12'N / 99°11'W34°39'N / 98°55'W34.60 Miles440 Yards003K0Tillman
23.41979-04-10234°21'N / 98°54'W34°24'N / 98°45'W9.20 Miles120 Yards01250K0Tillman
23.61951-05-09233°56'N / 98°41'W33°56'N / 98°46'W4.90 Miles33 Yards0025K0Wichita
25.91977-05-20334°29'N / 99°06'W1.50 Miles200 Yards00250K0Tillman
26.01973-06-18234°25'N / 98°49'W0.50 Mile100 Yards000K0Tillman
26.41979-04-10433°59'N / 99°35'W34°02'N / 99°28'W7.60 Miles880 Yards003K0Foard
27.41951-06-07234°30'N / 99°00'W0.50 Mile100 Yards0025K0Tillman
27.61955-06-17234°30'N / 98°59'W0.80 Mile440 Yards0025K0Tillman
28.41954-05-01334°14'N / 98°37'W34°15'N / 98°36'W1.90 Miles33 Yards00250K0Tillman
28.61954-06-01333°57'N / 98°40'W33°57'N / 98°34'W5.90 Miles50 Yards14250K0Wichita
29.01959-08-30334°12'N / 98°35'W2.00 Miles100 Yards01250K0Cotton
29.91954-05-01433°59'N / 99°43'W34°04'N / 99°28'W15.40 Miles267 Yards0025K0Foard
31.51958-11-17233°54'N / 98°36'W33°57'N / 98°33'W4.90 Miles200 Yards0025K0Wichita
31.71979-04-10433°49'N / 98°39'W33°50'N / 98°38'W1.30 Miles880 Yards003K0Archer
32.21979-04-10233°37'N / 99°18'W33°42'N / 99°09'W10.40 Miles300 Yards0025K0Baylor
32.31980-04-02433°36'N / 99°11'W33°41'N / 99°05'W8.40 Miles250 Yards000K0Baylor
32.81976-04-17333°52'N / 99°30'W33°59'N / 99°43'W14.70 Miles150 Yards01250K0Foard
32.91969-07-25234°34'N / 99°14'W0.80 Mile40 Yards0025K0Jackson
33.91954-05-01334°15'N / 98°36'W34°21'N / 98°28'W10.40 Miles33 Yards33250K0Cotton
34.11961-04-08233°57'N / 98°31'W33°59'N / 98°30'W3.00 Miles33 Yards0225K0Wichita
34.21960-06-07334°31'N / 99°25'W0.80 Mile100 Yards0025K0Jackson
34.21979-04-10233°51'N / 99°48'W34°02'N / 99°29'W22.10 Miles33 Yards01250K0Foard
35.11979-04-10433°50'N / 98°38'W33°55'N / 98°26'W12.90 Miles1760 Yards421700250.0M0Wichita
35.21953-08-11233°56'N / 98°30'W33°56'N / 98°30'W00250K0Wichita
35.51962-04-26333°59'N / 98°30'W34°00'N / 98°27'W3.30 Miles100 Yards0132.5M0Wichita
36.11955-05-26233°55'N / 98°30'W33°55'N / 98°29'W1.30 Miles33 Yards0025K0Wichita
36.21959-08-30234°10'N / 98°27'W0025K0Cotton
36.41962-07-14234°38'N / 99°08'W003K0Jackson
36.71962-05-24234°35'N / 99°22'W0025K0Jackson
37.31986-05-14234°38'N / 98°57'W34°38'N / 98°54'W3.00 Miles500 Yards00250K0Kiowa
37.41964-04-03533°54'N / 98°30'W33°56'N / 98°26'W4.70 Miles500 Yards711125.0M0Wichita
37.51994-08-17233°59'N / 99°43'W2.00 Miles40 Yards00500K0Foard
37.91958-04-02333°54'N / 98°30'W33°54'N / 98°26'W4.30 Miles333 Yards114250K0Wichita
38.31951-04-20233°55'N / 98°27'W1.50 Miles17 Yards0025K0Wichita
38.61957-05-24434°16'N / 98°30'W34°27'N / 98°27'W13.00 Miles880 Yards45250K0Cotton
38.61962-05-26434°09'N / 98°27'W34°17'N / 98°23'W10.10 Miles400 Yards01250K0Cotton
38.91980-03-31234°39'N / 99°16'W0.20 Mile10 Yards003K0Jackson
39.11957-10-07233°37'N / 99°25'W2.00 Miles33 Yards003K0Baylor
39.11980-05-29234°38'N / 99°20'W002.5M0Jackson
39.11979-04-10234°18'N / 98°37'W34°27'N / 98°20'W19.20 Miles33 Yards000K0Cotton
39.21982-05-11334°37'N / 99°19'W34°41'N / 99°15'W4.00 Miles350 Yards041250.0M0Jackson
39.31975-02-22234°37'N / 99°21'W34°40'N / 99°17'W5.20 Miles100 Yards28250K0Jackson
39.41969-04-16234°09'N / 98°36'W34°16'N / 98°12'W24.20 Miles33 Yards0125K0Cotton
39.51977-05-20234°39'N / 98°57'W34°41'N / 98°55'W3.60 Miles100 Yards0025K0Kiowa
39.81958-11-17234°34'N / 99°30'W1.00 Mile33 Yards000K0Jackson
39.81957-04-02234°38'N / 99°16'W34°42'N / 99°14'W5.20 Miles150 Yards0125K0Jackson
40.11971-07-06233°36'N / 99°25'W0.30 Mile10 Yards0125K0Baylor
41.11975-02-22234°40'N / 98°58'W34°43'N / 98°55'W4.50 Miles77 Yards12250K0Kiowa
42.11977-05-20334°39'N / 99°16'W34°46'N / 99°09'W10.40 Miles880 Yards032.5M0Jackson
42.81957-04-22234°34'N / 99°35'W003K0Jackson
43.01954-06-01233°38'N / 99°35'W33°39'N / 99°34'W1.90 Miles133 Yards000K0Knox
43.01962-05-24234°41'N / 99°22'W003K0Jackson
43.11958-08-20233°38'N / 99°34'W1.00 Mile50 Yards013K0Knox
43.21958-11-17234°29'N / 99°39'W34°40'N / 99°31'W14.80 Miles100 Yards000K0Jackson
43.41961-04-08333°36'N / 98°38'W1.00 Mile33 Yards010K0Archer
43.71957-04-02234°42'N / 99°14'W34°46'N / 99°10'W6.20 Miles150 Yards000K0Jackson
44.51958-04-02333°54'N / 98°26'W33°57'N / 98°14'W12.10 Miles333 Yards00250K0Clay
44.51976-04-17233°52'N / 99°50'W33°54'N / 99°47'W3.80 Miles150 Yards000K0Foard
45.01961-04-23234°41'N / 99°27'W0025K0Jackson
45.71973-03-13234°30'N / 98°26'W0525K0Comanche
45.81973-06-02234°29'N / 98°26'W34°29'N / 98°24'W2.30 Miles100 Yards00250K0Comanche
46.11962-07-20234°39'N / 99°33'W000K0Jackson
46.21982-05-11234°38'N / 99°30'W34°42'N / 99°33'W5.70 Miles150 Yards000K0Jackson
46.41957-05-24434°27'N / 98°27'W34°34'N / 98°24'W8.60 Miles880 Yards00250K0Comanche
46.62005-05-13333°38'N / 99°38'W33°29'N / 99°28'W16.00 Miles1000 Yards0000Knox
 Brief Description: The tornado began in Knox County and traveled just over 16 miles, eventually moving into Baylor County for less than a half a mile before dissipating 3.3 miles SW of Bomarton. The storm was being seeded by precipitation from another supercell just to its southwest and the tornado was apparently rain-wrapped throughout its duration. However mobile research radars, Doppler on Wheels (DOW), were able to track this tornado. The initial path of the tornado was to the south-southwest crossing U.S. Highway 82. The tornado then generally moved to the southeast for the rest of its life. This tornado moved through sparsely populated areas with no reported damage. Preliminary analysis of data from the Doppler On Wheels indicated a maximum wind velocity of 79 m/s (about 177 mph) at 30 m above ground level which was measured at 1829 CST when the tornado was in open country about 6 miles south of Vera.
46.81982-05-11334°42'N / 99°16'W34°49'N / 99°21'W10.00 Miles700 Yards218250K0Jackson
46.91979-04-10433°55'N / 98°26'W34°02'N / 98°07'W19.90 Miles1320 Yards0400K0Clay
46.91955-06-14234°40'N / 98°57'W34°51'N / 98°44'W17.60 Miles500 Yards0025K0Kiowa
47.01973-06-02234°29'N / 98°24'W34°29'N / 98°23'W1.30 Miles100 Yards02250K0Cotton
47.71983-05-12234°46'N / 99°20'W0.10 Mile50 Yards000K0Jackson
47.81976-04-15233°26'N / 99°16'W0.10 Mile33 Yards000K0Baylor
48.71986-05-14333°32'N / 98°42'W33°34'N / 98°25'W11.00 Miles250 Yards042.5M0Archer
48.81960-05-04234°22'N / 98°19'W34°26'N / 98°17'W4.90 Miles150 Yards0025K0Cotton
49.41956-08-08234°04'N / 98°13'W2.00 Miles50 Yards003K0Clay
49.41970-08-18234°20'N / 99°54'W0.80 Mile440 Yards0125K0Hardeman
49.51985-04-21233°25'N / 98°52'W33°25'N / 98°50'W2.20 Miles300 Yards00250K0Archer
49.91955-09-25233°26'N / 98°46'W1.00 Mile50 Yards0025K0Young


* 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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