L Anse, MI Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in L Anse is about the same as Michigan average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in L Anse is much lower than Michigan average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #242
|L Anse, MI||0.02|
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
|L Anse, MI||0.0000|
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, #939
|L Anse, MI||8.88|
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 782 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of L Anse, MI were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||27||Hail:||199||Heat:||1||Heavy Snow:||91|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||3||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||13|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||255||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||7||Winter Storm:||65||Winter Weather:||42|
No volcano is found in or near L Anse, MI.
Historical Earthquake Events
No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near L Anse, MI.
No historical earthquake events found in or near L Anse, MI.
Historical Tornado Events
A total of 3 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near L Anse, MI.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Start Lat/Log||End Lat/Log||Length||Width||Fatalities||Injuries||Property Damage||Crop Damage||Affected County|
|7.1||1968-08-22||2||46°40'N / 88°22'W||0.30 Mile||67 Yards||0||0||0K||0||Baraga|
|47.6||1981-06-14||2||46°06'N / 88°07'W||46°07'N / 88°04'W||1.30 Miles||33 Yards||0||0||3K||0||Dickinson|
|47.9||1981-06-14||2||46°05'N / 88°10'W||46°06'N / 88°07'W||1.30 Miles||90 Yards||0||0||3K||0||Iron|
* 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.