Stock Island, FL Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in Stock Island is about the same as Florida average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Stock Island is much lower than Florida average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #744
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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
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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, #1019
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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 566 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Stock Island, FL were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||421||Hail:||7||Heat:||0||Heavy Snow:||0|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||0||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||0|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||60||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||0||Winter Storm:||0||Winter Weather:||0|
No volcano is found in or near Stock Island, FL.
Historical Earthquake Events
No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Stock Island, FL.
No historical earthquake events found in or near Stock Island, FL.
Historical Tornado Events
A total of 5 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Stock Island, FL.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Start Lat/Log||End Lat/Log||Length||Width||Fatalities||Injuries||Property Damage||Crop Damage||Affected County|
|2.9||1966-06-02||2||24°33'N / 81°47'W||0||1||25K||0||Monroe|
|3.8||1972-06-18||2||24°34'N / 81°48'W||1.50 Miles||50 Yards||0||0||250K||0||Monroe|
|5.1||1972-06-18||2||24°37'N / 81°41'W||1.00 Mile||100 Yards||0||40||250K||0||Monroe|
|21.5||1980-04-27||2||24°40'N / 81°25'W||0.50 Mile||150 Yards||0||10||250K||0||Monroe|
|42.3||2005-08-26||2||24°42'N / 81°05'W||24°42'N / 81°05'W||1.20 Miles||20 Yards||0||0||5.0M||0||Monroe|
|Brief Description: Tornado damage path began oceanfront at 73rd Street Ocean (F1) in Marathon and moved northeast, crossing U.S. Highway 1 near 76th Street Ocean, passing through Marathon Airport before entering Florida Bay near the Sea Air Estates Subdivision. Most signficant damage (F2) included concrete block residential structure shifted on foundation...a frame residence shifted on pilings, and bent large steel I-Beams on recently constructed hangars at Marathon Airport. One boat sunk in canal. Extensive damage to porches and trees along narrow path.|
* 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.