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Romulus, NY Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Romulus is lower than New York average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Romulus 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, #1710

Romulus, NY
0.01
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

Romulus, 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, #1480

Romulus, NY
27.98
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 2,720 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Romulus, NY were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:2Cold:29Dense Fog:0Drought:8
Dust Storm:0Flood:315Hail:554Heat:5Heavy Snow:130
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:10Landslide:0Strong Wind:43
Thunderstorm Winds:1,449Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:27Winter Weather:2
Other:146 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Romulus, NY.

Historical Earthquake Events

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

No historical earthquake events found in or near Romulus, NY.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 5 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Romulus, NY.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
17.51990-08-28242°30'N / 76°52'W2.50 Miles100 Yards00250K0Schuyler
29.21955-08-30342°20'N / 76°55'W1.00 Mile200 Yards0025K0Schuyler
32.31983-05-02343°10'N / 76°37'W43°10'N / 76°28'W6.00 Miles200 Yards102.5M0Cayuga
39.71983-05-02343°10'N / 76°28'W43°12'N / 76°10'W14.00 Miles200 Yards002.5M0Onondaga
44.11983-05-02343°14'N / 76°18'W43°15'N / 76°15'W3.00 Miles150 Yards00250K0Oswego


* 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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