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Madisonburg, PA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #1451

Madisonburg, PA
0.02
Pennsylvania
0.17
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

Madisonburg, PA
0.0000
Pennsylvania
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, #2103

Madisonburg, PA
66.58
Pennsylvania
109.77
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 2,391 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Madisonburg, PA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:3Cold:22Dense Fog:18Drought:54
Dust Storm:0Flood:295Hail:298Heat:92Heavy Snow:69
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:13Landslide:0Strong Wind:96
Thunderstorm Winds:1,253Tropical Storm:1Wildfire:1Winter Storm:46Winter Weather:51
Other:79 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Madisonburg, PA.

Historical Earthquake Events

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

No historical earthquake events found in or near Madisonburg, PA.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 21 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Madisonburg, PA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
18.11980-04-09240°44'N / 77°19'W40°43'N / 77°17'W00250K0Snyder
18.61985-05-31441°10'N / 77°52'W41°13'N / 77°19'W29.00 Miles3330 Yards0025.0M0Clinton
21.71952-07-23240°37'N / 77°34'W0425K0Mifflin
22.41991-09-18240°40'N / 77°49'W40°42'N / 77°47'W4.00 Miles330 Yards03250K0Huntingdon
24.21975-06-05240°45'N / 77°55'W00250K0Centre
25.11989-11-20240°37'N / 77°49'W40°39'N / 77°47'W3.50 Miles1230 Yards0025K0Huntingdon
26.91985-05-31441°12'N / 77°57'W41°10'N / 77°52'W4.50 Miles3330 Yards0025.0M0Centre
28.81985-05-31341°11'N / 77°09'W41°08'N / 76°58'W11.00 Miles910 Yards22025.0M0Lycoming
31.61985-05-31441°12'N / 78°04'W41°12'N / 77°57'W5.50 Miles3330 Yards0025.0M0Clinton
32.51976-07-29341°12'N / 77°16'W41°14'N / 76°47'W25.00 Miles150 Yards002.5M0Lycoming
33.51985-05-31341°08'N / 76°58'W41°09'N / 76°55'W4.00 Miles910 Yards22025.0M0Union
36.01978-08-28240°53'N / 76°52'W40°51'N / 76°48'W3.30 Miles50 Yards0125K0Snyder
36.41985-05-31341°09'N / 76°55'W41°07'N / 76°50'W4.00 Miles2640 Yards22025.0M0Northumberland
37.21955-08-19240°24'N / 77°23'W0025K0Chester
38.71978-08-28240°51'N / 76°48'W40°52'N / 76°46'W0025K0Northumberland
38.81989-06-20240°22'N / 77°30'W2.00 Miles23 Yards0125K0Perry
39.21966-08-16241°18'N / 77°00'W41°18'N / 76°54'W4.50 Miles100 Yards0125K0Lycoming
39.51967-09-21240°25'N / 77°11'W0.10 Mile30 Yards00250K0Perry
46.21950-07-05240°36'N / 76°45'W003K0Dauphin
47.71985-05-31441°11'N / 78°40'W41°12'N / 78°04'W30.00 Miles3330 Yards0025.0M0Clearfield
49.91953-09-12240°40'N / 76°41'W40°39'N / 76°35'W4.70 Miles50 Yards003K0Northumberland


* 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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