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Meyers Chuck, AK Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #353

Meyers Chuck, AK
0.00
Alaska
3.28
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, #66

Meyers Chuck, AK
0.0107
Alaska
0.0226
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, #14

Meyers Chuck, AK
0.00
Alaska
0.01
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 0 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Meyers Chuck, AK were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:0Dense Fog:0Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:0Hail:0Heat:0Heavy Snow:0
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:0
Thunderstorm Winds:0Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:0Winter Weather:0
Other:0 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 5 volcanoes are found in or near Meyers Chuck, AK.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
53.1Tlevak Strait-Suemez Is.Alaska-SE, United States55.25-133.350Volcanic fieldHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
53.9Behm Canal-Rudyerd BayAlaska-SE, United States55.32-131.05500Cinder coneHoloceneUnknown
63.2Duncan CanalAlaska-SE, United States56.5-133.115UnknownHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
81.5Hoodoo MountainCanada, Canada56.78-131.281820Subglacial volcanoHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
87.6Iskut-Unuk River ConesCanada, Canada56.58-130.551880Cinder coneRadiocarbonLast known eruption 1800-1899

Historical Earthquake Events

No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Meyers Chuck, AK.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Meyers Chuck, AK.

Historical Tornado Events

No historical tornado events that had recorded magnitudes of 2 or above found in or near Meyers Chuck, AK.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Meyers Chuck, AK.


* 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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