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Wall, TX Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #1515

Wall, TX
0.00
Texas
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

Wall, TX
0.0000
Texas
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, #1509

Wall, TX
117.53
Texas
208.58
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 1,729 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Wall, TX were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:0Cold:4Dense Fog:0Drought:14
Dust Storm:0Flood:151Hail:1,075Heat:0Heavy Snow:2
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:4Landslide:0Strong Wind:1
Thunderstorm Winds:452Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:4Winter Storm:3Winter Weather:2
Other:17 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Wall, TX.

Historical Earthquake Events

No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Wall, TX.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Wall, TX.

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 32 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Wall, TX.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
6.81995-05-14331°28'N / 100°09'W31°24'N / 100°07'W5.00 Miles100 Yards00300K0Tom Green
16.11973-03-10231°35'N / 100°15'W0.30 Mile70 Yards17250K0Tom Green
17.01952-04-30331°27'N / 100°28'W0.50 Mile100 Yards06250K0Tom Green
21.61953-05-11431°32'N / 100°35'W31°32'N / 100°25'W9.90 Miles880 Yards131592.5M0Tom Green
22.31976-04-15231°39'N / 100°03'W0.10 Mile33 Yards000K0Runnels
25.21954-04-27231°44'N / 99°57'W31°34'N / 99°57'W11.50 Miles33 Yards000K0Runnels
26.11973-04-22231°41'N / 99°59'W0.20 Mile50 Yards000K0Runnels
26.11973-04-22231°41'N / 99°59'W0.20 Mile50 Yards000K0Runnels
26.11973-04-22231°41'N / 99°59'W0.20 Mile50 Yards000K0Runnels
29.11976-09-27231°43'N / 99°57'W0025K0Runnels
29.11971-06-21231°16'N / 100°41'W0.10 Mile200 Yards000K0Irion
30.41971-06-21231°10'N / 100°40'W0.30 Mile100 Yards000K0Irion
31.11967-04-12231°45'N / 99°57'W0.10 Mile67 Yards003K0Runnels
33.81973-05-22231°49'N / 100°01'W2.00 Miles33 Yards003K0Runnels
35.91964-07-27231°16'N / 100°48'W1.00 Mile20 Yards010K0Irion
37.21999-05-04230°57'N / 100°44'W30°57'N / 100°30'W23.00 Miles250 Yards0010K0Schleicher
 Brief Description: A slow moving tornado skipped across a 23 mile long path just north of Eldorado in northern Schleicher County. Eleven power poles were snapped, trees uprooted, and at least 2 barns lost their roofs as the tornado passed. Other outbuildings along the path of the tornado were also damaged. Severe storms developed across much of West Central Texas during the evening of the 3rd and continued into the early morning hours of the 4th. A brief tornado was reported near Maryneal in Nolan County, while hail up to the size of grapefruit was reported northwest of Sterling City. Hail up to tennis ball size was reported in Drasco in northern Runnels County, while golf ball size hail fell in Sterling City, Robert Lee, and Lawn.
37.21979-04-10331°42'N / 99°45'W31°44'N / 99°43'W3.30 Miles880 Yards003K0Runnels
39.61982-06-19231°50'N / 99°50'W31°47'N / 99°45'W7.00 Miles100 Yards00250K0Runnels
40.01982-06-19231°47'N / 99°45'W31°45'N / 99°42'W3.00 Miles100 Yards00250K0Coleman
41.81989-05-14231°40'N / 100°52'W31°40'N / 100°45'W6.00 Miles600 Yards000K0Sterling
43.71971-02-18231°57'N / 99°57'W0.20 Mile50 Yards003K0Runnels
45.31982-03-14331°52'N / 100°09'W32°04'N / 99°42'W30.00 Miles173 Yards042.5M0Runnels
45.51953-07-15231°54'N / 100°38'W1.00 Mile33 Yards003K0Coke
45.81976-04-15332°02'N / 100°06'W31°58'N / 99°57'W9.90 Miles33 Yards0025K0Runnels
47.01971-02-18232°00'N / 99°57'W0.50 Mile100 Yards003K0Runnels
47.21976-05-30331°14'N / 99°26'W31°12'N / 99°24'W3.60 Miles500 Yards00250K0Mcculloch
47.71965-05-12232°00'N / 99°57'W32°00'N / 99°53'W4.10 Miles440 Yards013K0Runnels
48.11971-05-30231°06'N / 99°28'W31°06'N / 99°25'W3.30 Miles200 Yards000K0Mcculloch
48.21969-05-06330°38'N / 99°31'W31°14'N / 99°35'W41.60 Miles200 Yards0025K0Kimble
49.21979-04-10231°58'N / 99°48'W31°58'N / 99°45'W2.70 Miles100 Yards000K0Runnels
49.41969-06-12232°04'N / 100°16'W0.50 Mile50 Yards0025K0Coke
49.51979-04-10331°44'N / 99°43'W31°55'N / 99°25'W21.70 Miles880 Yards012.5M0Coleman


* 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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