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Long Lake, NY Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Long Lake is higher than New York average and is about the same as the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Long Lake is lower than New York average and is much lower than the national average.

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

Earthquake Index, #75

Long Lake, NY
1.88
New York
0.58
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

Long Lake, NY
0.0000
New York
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, #1879

Long Lake, NY
6.34
New York
49.25
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 753 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Long Lake, NY were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:1Cold:11Dense Fog:0Drought:6
Dust Storm:0Flood:103Hail:71Heat:1Heavy Snow:138
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:2Landslide:0Strong Wind:20
Thunderstorm Winds:328Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:11Winter Weather:0
Other:61 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Long Lake, NY.

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 6 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Long Lake, NY.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
9.31983-10-075.31343.94-74.26
9.31983-10-074.1843.95-74.26
4.71971-05-233.9343.9-74.5
47.71980-06-063.8143.56-75.23
4.71971-07-103.7143.9-74.5
4.71971-06-213.6143.9-74.5

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 2 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Long Lake, NY.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
12.41973-08-28243°48'N / 74°23'W43°46'N / 74°23'W2.30 Miles150 Yards000K0Hamilton
36.81952-05-06244°20'N / 74°00'W44°23'N / 73°55'W4.90 Miles200 Yards0025K0Essex


* 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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