Maida, ND Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in Maida is about the same as North Dakota average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Maida is lower than North Dakota average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #180
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
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, #374
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 995 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Maida, ND were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||64||Hail:||478||Heat:||1||Heavy Snow:||17|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||6||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||40|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||240||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||2||Winter Storm:||43||Winter Weather:||3|
No volcano is found in or near Maida, ND.
Historical Earthquake Events
No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Maida, ND.
No historical earthquake events found in or near Maida, ND.
Historical Tornado Events
A total of 7 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Maida, ND.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Start Lat/Log||End Lat/Log||Length||Width||Fatalities||Injuries||Property Damage||Crop Damage||Affected County|
|13.8||1985-06-24||2||48°47'N / 98°14'W||0.50 Mile||400 Yards||0||0||250K||0||Cavalier|
|17.5||1959-06-06||2||48°42'N / 98°30'W||0||0||0K||0||Cavalier|
|30.7||2004-05-19||2||48°55'N / 97°44'W||48°55'N / 97°44'W||0.70 Mile||150 Yards||0||0||0||0||Pembina|
|Brief Description: Four trailer homes were blown over and a repair shop had extensive roof damage. Trees and power lines were blown down, interrupting electrical service. Two houses were also damaged. Most people in the trailer homes drove away prior to the tornado, having been alerted to the impending danger.|
|31.2||1971-06-21||2||48°40'N / 98°52'W||48°32'N / 98°50'W||8.90 Miles||50 Yards||0||0||25K||0||Cavalier|
|34.2||1999-06-06||4||48°36'N / 97°47'W||48°41'N / 97°51'W||8.00 Miles||500 Yards||0||0||1.0M||0||Pembina|
|Brief Description: A tornado touched down southeast of Mountain, where it damaged several farmsteads. One farm home was completely lifted up and tossed 100 yards. A combine was also picked up and thrown several hundred feet. A swather was picked up and wrapped around several trees. In the town of Mountain, numerous trees were knocked flat. 2 mobile homes were destroyed, the roof was torn off a house, and a garage was destroyed.|
|47.2||1971-06-21||2||48°16'N / 98°31'W||0.10 Mile||50 Yards||0||0||3K||0||Ramsey|
|48.1||1999-06-06||2||48°16'N / 98°00'W||48°21'N / 97°58'W||3.00 Miles||130 Yards||0||0||15K||0||Walsh|
|Brief Description: Several large trees were snapped off and light poles were bent over. Several metal grain bins were blown off their concrete foundations and thrown 200 feet. An old shed was also tossed 150 feet.|
* 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.