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Sleepy Hollow, WY Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Sleepy Hollow is lower than Wyoming average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Sleepy Hollow is higher than Wyoming average and is lower than the national average.

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

Earthquake Index, #110

Sleepy Hollow, WY
0.11
Wyoming
0.38
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, #37

Sleepy Hollow, WY
0.0000
Wyoming
0.0006
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, #23

Sleepy Hollow, WY
79.10
Wyoming
30.94
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 732 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Sleepy Hollow, WY were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:13Cold:3Dense Fog:0Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:20Hail:401Heat:0Heavy Snow:10
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:1Landslide:0Strong Wind:15
Thunderstorm Winds:207Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:6Winter Storm:28Winter Weather:1
Other:27 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Sleepy Hollow, WY.

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 3 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Sleepy Hollow, WY.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
29.11984-09-085.62044.24-106.02
26.21984-05-2951844.23-105.96
38.01976-09-034.81044.04-106.15

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 10 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Sleepy Hollow, WY.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
4.51966-07-22244°18'N / 105°30'W44°14'N / 105°31'W3.60 Miles67 Yards0625K0Campbell
5.31988-05-06244°11'N / 105°21'W1.50 Miles50 Yards022.5M0Campbell
6.31975-06-25244°18'N / 105°30'W44°17'N / 105°10'W16.30 Miles67 Yards010K0Campbell
8.51959-05-27244°14'N / 105°36'W44°23'N / 105°32'W10.60 Miles33 Yards0025K0Campbell
24.21984-05-31244°18'N / 104°57'W0.50 Mile20 Yards0025K0Crook
26.61953-06-12243°52'N / 105°16'W2.00 Miles33 Yards003K0Campbell
33.61975-07-30243°49'N / 105°52'W43°47'N / 105°37'W12.40 Miles33 Yards000K0Campbell
35.12005-08-12243°44'N / 105°28'W43°43'N / 105°28'W1.50 Miles450 Yards2135.0M0Campbell
 Brief Description: A tornado touched down 1 mile north of Wright and traveled southeast into the town. It crossed Wyoming Highway 387, slammed into a mobile home park, and dissipated a half mile from the highway before reaching the elementary school and Wright Blvd on the southeast edge of the park. It damaged 120 of the approximately 250 homes in the park; 91 were completely destroyed. Roofs, porches, siding, and trees sustained light damage from the strong wind gusts. Two people were killed and 13 injured; all were in mobile homes. M53MH, M97MH
43.81961-05-18244°24'N / 104°35'W44°24'N / 104°34'W0025K0Crook
45.31959-06-25244°16'N / 104°31'W1.00 Mile133 Yards0025K0Crook


* 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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