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Troy, VT Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #234

Troy, VT
0.14
Vermont
0.31
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

Troy, VT
0.0000
Vermont
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, #186

Troy, VT
18.01
Vermont
27.21
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 1,539 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Troy, VT were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:1Cold:30Dense Fog:1Drought:2
Dust Storm:0Flood:189Hail:196Heat:10Heavy Snow:29
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:2Landslide:0Strong Wind:55
Thunderstorm Winds:573Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:134Winter Weather:82
Other:235 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Troy, VT.

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 1 historical earthquake event that had a recorded magnitude of 3.5 or above found in or near Troy, VT.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
34.91962-06-213.92545.37-72.7

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 6 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Troy, VT.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
21.01962-05-20244°48'N / 72°48'W1.80 Miles100 Yards0025K0Franklin
22.91957-06-18245°00'N / 72°52'W45°03'N / 72°49'W3.00 Miles500 Yards00250K0Franklin
30.21961-06-13244°56'N / 73°06'W44°58'N / 72°56'W7.90 Miles300 Yards0025K0Franklin
31.11960-06-24244°38'N / 72°54'W2.00 Miles100 Yards0025K0Lamoille
37.21970-08-03244°48'N / 73°12'W44°50'N / 73°06'W4.50 Miles150 Yards0725K0Franklin
45.01983-08-08244°32'N / 73°09'W0.20 Mile10 Yards002.5M0Chittenden


* 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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