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Sylvan Beach, MI Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Sylvan Beach is about the same as Michigan average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Sylvan Beach is much lower than Michigan average and is much lower than the national average.

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

Earthquake Index, #874

Sylvan Beach, MI
0.00
Michigan
0.04
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

Sylvan Beach, MI
0.0000
Michigan
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, #753

Sylvan Beach, MI
49.76
Michigan
140.33
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 1,160 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Sylvan Beach, MI were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:6Cold:1Dense Fog:1Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:72Hail:315Heat:0Heavy Snow:77
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:11Landslide:0Strong Wind:22
Thunderstorm Winds:546Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:56Winter Weather:3
Other:50 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Sylvan Beach, MI.

Historical Earthquake Events

No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Sylvan Beach, MI.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Sylvan Beach, MI.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 19 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Sylvan Beach, MI.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
13.61978-08-15243°33'N / 86°32'W0.80 Mile333 Yards01250K0Oceana
23.41965-09-04243°11'N / 86°02'W0025K0Muskegon
23.41991-05-28243°41'N / 86°23'W43°44'N / 86°22'W3.00 Miles60 Yards00250K0Oceana
27.91965-09-04243°01'N / 86°06'W43°05'N / 86°04'W4.10 Miles33 Yards0025K0Ottawa
31.71966-07-12243°04'N / 85°57'W2.00 Miles33 Yards0025K0Ottawa
32.01972-04-12243°49'N / 86°15'W0.10 Mile27 Yards082.5M0Mason
33.11975-06-17243°26'N / 85°46'W1.50 Miles60 Yards100K0Newaygo
34.51956-03-06242°57'N / 86°07'W42°58'N / 85°57'W8.00 Miles100 Yards0025K0Ottawa
37.41965-04-11443°01'N / 85°55'W43°02'N / 85°47'W6.20 Miles300 Yards0025K0Ottawa
37.51961-09-22243°05'N / 85°47'W43°07'N / 85°46'W0025K0Kent
38.01961-09-22243°02'N / 85°49'W43°05'N / 85°47'W2.70 Miles2000 Yards0125K0Ottawa
41.01951-09-26243°47'N / 85°52'W43°47'N / 85°48'W2.30 Miles440 Yards130K0Newaygo
42.11965-04-11443°02'N / 85°47'W43°03'N / 85°39'W6.20 Miles300 Yards51422.5M0Kent
44.61957-06-22242°52'N / 85°52'W0025K0Ottawa
45.01956-04-03542°46'N / 85°59'W42°56'N / 85°47'W15.10 Miles400 Yards14200250K0Ottawa
45.11968-09-09243°13'N / 85°33'W1.00 Mile33 Yards0125K0Kent
46.81956-04-03542°56'N / 85°47'W43°18'N / 85°20'W33.80 Miles400 Yards413025K0Kent
47.01965-04-11443°03'N / 85°39'W43°12'N / 85°27'W14.20 Miles300 Yards000K0Kent
48.01956-04-03542°40'N / 86°13'W42°46'N / 85°59'W13.50 Miles400 Yards01025K0Allegan


* 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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