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Olmstedville, NY Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Olmstedville is about the same as New York average and is lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Olmstedville 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, #411

Olmstedville, NY
0.48
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

Olmstedville, 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, #1825

Olmstedville, NY
8.63
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 1,029 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Olmstedville, NY were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:1Cold:11Dense Fog:0Drought:5
Dust Storm:0Flood:117Hail:141Heat:1Heavy Snow:138
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:2Landslide:0Strong Wind:20
Thunderstorm Winds:538Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:11Winter Weather:0
Other:44 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Olmstedville, NY.

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 5 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Olmstedville, NY.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
10.31983-10-075.31343.94-74.26
10.71983-10-074.1843.95-74.26
20.51971-05-233.9343.9-74.5
20.51971-07-103.7143.9-74.5
20.51971-06-213.6143.9-74.5

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 3 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Olmstedville, NY.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
15.11973-08-28243°48'N / 74°23'W43°46'N / 74°23'W2.30 Miles150 Yards000K0Hamilton
35.71952-05-06244°20'N / 74°00'W44°23'N / 73°55'W4.90 Miles200 Yards0025K0Essex
42.31976-06-11243°19'N / 73°43'W43°18'N / 73°41'W00250K0Washington


* 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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