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Tipton, CA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Tipton is much lower than California average and is higher than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Tipton is about the same as California average and is much lower than the national average.

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

Earthquake Index, #1487

Tipton, CA
2.81
California
21.80
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, #706

Tipton, CA
0.0039
California
0.0068
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, #929

Tipton, CA
10.56
California
18.56
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 318 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Tipton, CA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:0Dense Fog:0Drought:0
Dust Storm:0Flood:24Hail:70Heat:0Heavy Snow:1
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:0Strong Wind:1
Thunderstorm Winds:41Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:28Winter Storm:1Winter Weather:0
Other:152 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 2 volcanoes are found in or near Tipton, CA.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
59.1Golden Trout CreekUS-California, United States36.358-118.322886Volcanic fieldTephrochronologyLast known eruption B.C. (Holocene)
83.4Coso Volc FieldUS-California, United States36.03-117.822400Lava domeHoloceneUnknown

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 28 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Tipton, CA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
45.81985-08-045.91136.13-120.13
48.01985-02-0851135.45-118.9
45.31965-09-194.9N/A35.9-120.1
47.41976-01-144.9536.11-120.16
49.41980-09-244.8836.24-120.17
27.41950-04-154.61635.75-119.62
28.81948-02-114.61236.1-118.8
47.31932-07-264.51635.8-118.53
41.21985-08-044.41236.02-120.05
41.81985-08-054.4836.11-120.06
44.81985-08-074.41135.99-120.11
46.91983-08-124.3936.18-120.14
37.71973-09-154.21836.6-119.4
43.11948-09-294.21635.5-118.97
49.91983-05-224.21036.15-120.2
30.21967-04-064.1N/A36.2-118.8
34.91947-07-144N/A35.91-119.91
44.41963-11-213.8135.42-119.22
39.01984-09-073.7536.09-120.01
46.51983-01-173.7735.7-118.61
49.71984-08-163.7736.19-120.19
38.91982-10-193.6635.52-119.11
15.51969-06-193.5N/A36.12-119.58
22.91957-06-053.5N/A36.3-119.03
30.41941-11-123.51636.42-119
40.01961-10-313.5N/A35.55-118.97
46.01985-11-053.5735.95-118.5
48.71951-07-273.51635.75-118.53

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 2 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Tipton, CA.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
19.71980-04-05236°19'N / 119°33'W36°17'N / 119°27'W6.10 Miles33 Yards003K0Tulare
26.21980-04-05236°22'N / 119°42'W36°19'N / 119°33'W8.90 Miles10 Yards01250K0Kings


* 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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