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Jackson Micro Area Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 

The chance of earthquake damage in Jackson Area is about the same as the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Jackson Area is much lower than the national average.

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

Earthquake Index, #65

Jackson Area
1.89
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, #70

Jackson Area
0.0046
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, #875

Jackson Area
5.30
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 722 other weather extremes events from 1950 to 2010 were recorded in Jackson Area. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:1Cold:4Dense Fog:2Drought:5
Dust Storm:0Flood:33Hail:195Heat:0Heavy Snow:69
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:1Strong Wind:8
Thunderstorm Winds:265Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:34Winter Storm:33Winter Weather:0
Other:72 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 2 volcanoes are found in or near Jackson Area.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
26.6YellowstoneUS-Wyoming, United States44.43-110.672805CalderaTephrochronologyLast known eruption B.C. (Holocene)
100.3Hell's Half AcreUS-Idaho, United States43.5-112.451631Shield volcanoRadiocarbonLast known eruption B.C. (Holocene)

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 84 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Jackson Area.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
48.41975-06-306.4N/A44.75-110.61
48.91976-10-195.3444.74-110.81
31.41973-03-315.11044.5-110.5
25.91973-03-285844.4-110.4
47.51985-11-094.8444.66-111.03
36.01983-02-064.7544.57-110.64
25.91973-03-304.61144.4-110.4
46.11974-08-304.5144.7-110.8
39.41973-04-214.41044.5-110.1
47.11985-11-264.4544.65-111.04
46.01985-11-174.3544.62-111.07
47.41985-12-044.3544.67-111
49.81985-11-094.3544.69-111.05
46.01985-10-164.2444.64-111.02
47.31985-11-094.2544.65-111.05
47.61985-10-194.2544.65-111.06
49.31965-05-114.2N/A44.7-111
44.11985-12-154.1644.62-110.99
46.41985-10-194.1544.65-111.01
46.91985-12-044.1544.65-111.03
47.51985-10-194.1544.64-111.08
46.01985-10-164544.64-111.02
47.61985-10-194544.68-110.98
48.91977-05-284544.42-111.43
49.31985-11-164544.67-111.08
28.91978-11-113.9644.39-110.25
44.51985-11-203.9544.63-110.98
45.41985-12-013.9844.63-111.02
45.81985-10-173.9544.64-111.01
46.11985-12-043.9544.63-111.05
46.41985-11-123.9544.63-111.06
46.41985-10-173.9544.63-111.06
46.61985-11-253.9544.63-111.07
47.11985-11-153.9544.65-111.04
47.51985-11-163.9544.64-111.08
49.71977-04-023.9544.75-110.82
17.51981-03-123.8144.27-110.76
23.91978-03-073.8544.3-110.92
26.41977-03-073.8N/A44.4-110.8
29.11978-03-073.8544.43-110.84
42.31981-04-153.8544.4-111.29
44.71985-12-043.8544.63-110.99
45.81985-10-173.8444.64-111.01
45.81985-10-173.8744.64-111.01
46.11985-11-153.8544.63-111.05
47.71985-11-263.8544.66-111.04
48.71985-10-193.8544.66-111.08
49.01985-11-263.8544.67-111.07
49.51985-11-293.81644.69-111.04
42.91981-05-063.7743.43-110.66
45.61985-11-133.7844.63-111.03
45.81985-12-163.7644.64-111.01
46.01985-11-093.7544.62-111.07
46.21985-11-143.7844.65-111
46.81978-10-023.7544.71-110.8
46.91985-10-173.7544.63-111.08
47.01985-10-173.7544.64-111.06
47.01985-11-293.7844.66-111.01
47.11985-11-093.7544.65-111.04
47.81984-10-063.7544.74-110.53
49.11976-11-273.7944.64-111.14
26.01978-02-023.6544.39-110.81
29.81983-11-093.6543.72-110.2
45.41985-11-253.6544.61-111.07
45.41985-11-103.6544.61-111.07
45.81985-10-183.6544.62-111.06
45.81985-10-163.6544.64-111.01
45.81985-08-183.6544.64-111.01
46.61985-12-093.6544.63-111.07
46.91985-10-193.6544.63-111.08
49.71985-11-093.6544.66-111.12
25.81978-02-023.5444.38-110.83
43.71976-11-273.5544.66-110.82
43.91985-10-253.51744.62-110.98
44.11985-11-223.5544.62-110.99
44.31985-12-273.5544.6-111.05
45.21985-10-203.5644.63-111.01
46.21985-11-173.5744.65-111
46.51983-11-023.5543.42-110.92
46.91985-12-043.5544.63-111.08
46.91985-10-293.5544.63-111.08
47.31985-10-183.5544.65-111.05
47.41985-11-133.5844.67-111
48.61978-10-023.5544.74-110.78

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 1 historical tornado event that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Jackson Area.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
29.81987-07-21443°53'N / 110°09'W44°07'N / 109°50'W24.30 Miles2550 Yards002.5M0Teton


* 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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