West Clarkston-Highland, WA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in West Clarkston-Highland is much lower than Washington average and is much lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in West Clarkston-Highland is about the same as Washington average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #743
|West Clarkston-Highland, WA||0.03|
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, #551
|West Clarkston-Highland, WA||0.0000|
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, #345
|West Clarkston-Highland, WA||9.21|
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 351 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of West Clarkston-Highland, WA were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||32||Hail:||89||Heat:||0||Heavy Snow:||42|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||0||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||24|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||98||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||3||Winter Storm:||12||Winter Weather:||1|
No volcano is found in or near West Clarkston-Highland, WA.
Historical Earthquake Events
No historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near West Clarkston-Highland, WA.
No historical earthquake events found in or near West Clarkston-Highland, WA.
Historical Tornado Events
A total of 4 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near West Clarkston-Highland, WA.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Start Lat/Log||End Lat/Log||Length||Width||Fatalities||Injuries||Property Damage||Crop Damage||Affected County|
|17.3||1962-05-08||2||46°24'N / 116°48'W||46°24'N / 116°36'W||9.10 Miles||33 Yards||0||0||25K||0||Nez Perce|
|35.7||1966-03-14||2||46°30'N / 117°48'W||1.00 Mile||13 Yards||0||0||3K||0||Columbia|
|38.0||1968-06-11||2||45°50'N / 117°20'W||45°54'N / 117°09'W||9.60 Miles||880 Yards||0||0||25.0M||0||Wallowa|
|38.0||1971-08-30||2||46°55'N / 117°21'W||0.50 Mile||17 Yards||0||0||25K||0||Whitman|
* 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.