Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in Union Hill-Novelty Hill is much higher than Washington average and is much higher than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Union Hill-Novelty Hill is about the same as Washington average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #60
|Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA||7.28|
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, #340
|Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA||0.0072|
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, #254
|Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA||10.46|
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 215 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||30||Hail:||8||Heat:||0||Heavy Snow:||21|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||0||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||42|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||11||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||0||Winter Storm:||1||Winter Weather:||2|
A total of 3 volcanoes are found in or near Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA.
|Distance (miles)||Name||Region||Latitude||Longitude||Elevation (foot)||Type||Status||Last Eruption|
|51.6||Glacier Peak||US-Washington, United States||48.112||-121.113||3213||Stratovolcano||Tephrochronology||Last known eruption 1700-1799|
|57.4||Rainier||US-Washington, United States||46.87||-121.758||4392||Stratovolcano||Dendrochronology||Last known eruption 1800-1899|
|76.8||Baker||US-Washington, United States||48.786||-121.82||3285||Stratovolcano||Historical||Last known eruption 1800-1899|
Historical Earthquake Events
A total of 35 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Depth (km)||Latitude||Longitude|
Historical Tornado Events
A total of 3 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Start Lat/Log||End Lat/Log||Length||Width||Fatalities||Injuries||Property Damage||Crop Damage||Affected County|
|19.3||1969-12-12||3||47°30'N / 122°24'W||47°32'N / 122°19'W||3.80 Miles||100 Yards||0||1||250K||0||King|
|30.0||1970-11-24||2||48°06'N / 122°12'W||0.30 Mile||30 Yards||0||0||25K||0||Snohomish|
|36.9||1986-05-13||2||48°13'N / 122°03'W||0.30 Mile||33 Yards||0||0||0K||0||Snohomish|
* 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.