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Interior, SD Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #102

Interior, SD
0.04
South Dakota
0.05
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

Interior, SD
0.0000
South Dakota
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, #427

Interior, SD
31.02
South Dakota
114.73
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 1,077 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Interior, SD 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:27Hail:657Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:0
Thunderstorm Winds:371Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:10Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:12 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Interior, SD.

Historical Earthquake Events

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

No historical earthquake events found in or near Interior, SD.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 9 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Interior, SD.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
20.21964-05-02243°49'N / 101°42'W44°02'N / 101°40'W14.80 Miles33 Yards0025K0Jackson
26.41992-06-15244°02'N / 101°40'W2.00 Miles50 Yards00250K0Haakon
29.31964-07-26244°03'N / 101°36'W0025K0Haakon
30.11956-08-06343°25'N / 102°11'W43°10'N / 101°44'W28.30 Miles100 Yards0025K0Shannon
30.41953-06-14243°28'N / 101°30'W43°50'N / 101°16'W27.70 Miles440 Yards0025K0Davison
37.71963-06-06343°08'N / 101°56'W43°18'N / 101°30'W24.40 Miles1167 Yards00250K0Bennett
38.71982-03-29243°10'N / 101°57'W0.20 Mile10 Yards01250K0Bennett
42.12003-07-03243°13'N / 101°35'W43°12'N / 101°30'W3.00 Miles100 Yards0075K0Bennett
 Brief Description: A supercell thunderstorm moved southeastward across western Jackson County and Bennett County. The storm dropped up to golf ball sized hail and produced a tornado north of Tuthill. The tornado touched down about a mile north of the junction of highways 18 and 73, where it destroyed a garage. The tornado moved south-southeast and destroyed a mobile home just to the southeast of the highway intersection and then dissipated just north of Tuthill. No one was injured.
47.71959-08-31244°25'N / 101°55'W0025K0Haakon


* 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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