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Loon Lake, WA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Loon Lake is much lower than Washington average and is lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Loon Lake is about the same as Washington average and is much lower than the national average.

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

Earthquake Index, #481

Loon Lake, WA
0.46
Washington
4.04
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, #551

Loon Lake, WA
0.0000
Washington
0.0135
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, #71

Loon Lake, WA
14.31
Washington
9.06
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 306 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Loon Lake, WA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:0Dense Fog:0Drought:1
Dust Storm:0Flood:31Hail:86Heat:0Heavy Snow:3
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:7
Thunderstorm Winds:114Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:9Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:55 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Loon Lake, WA.

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 1 historical earthquake event that had a recorded magnitude of 3.5 or above found in or near Loon Lake, WA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
15.01965-04-296.5N/A47.97-117.34

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 6 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Loon Lake, WA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
24.21978-07-17248°11'N / 117°08'W000K0Pend Oreille
34.61991-04-09248°11'N / 116°54'W1.00 Mile100 Yards00250K0Bonner
42.61972-04-05248°36'N / 118°06'W1.00 Mile100 Yards0025K0Stevens
45.11957-05-06247°29'N / 117°12'W1.50 Miles23 Yards000K0Spokane
45.31972-04-05347°45'N / 118°31'W47°46'N / 118°28'W01250K0Lincoln
45.31954-06-15247°26'N / 117°23'W0.50 Mile100 Yards0025K0Spokane


* 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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