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Wolf Creek, MT Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

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

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

Earthquake Index, #124

Wolf Creek, MT
0.88
Montana
1.98
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, #40

Wolf Creek, MT
0.0000
Montana
0.0002
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, #197

Wolf Creek, MT
5.68
Montana
7.73
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 514 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Wolf Creek, MT were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:0Blizzard:3Cold:0Dense Fog:0Drought:2
Dust Storm:0Flood:9Hail:155Heat:0Heavy Snow:45
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:1Landslide:0Strong Wind:92
Thunderstorm Winds:143Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:3Winter Storm:47Winter Weather:1
Other:13 

Volcanos Nearby

No volcano is found in or near Wolf Creek, MT.

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 7 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Wolf Creek, MT.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
24.01935-10-196.3N/A46.62-111.97
25.51935-10-196.3N/A46.6-112
24.01935-10-316N/A46.62-111.97
24.11935-10-316N/A46.62-112
34.61964-08-134.1N/A46.5-112.2
44.91969-05-013.9N/A46.7-112.8
17.61976-02-133.8146.75-112.13

Historical Tornado Events

A total of 2 historical tornado events that had recorded magnitude of 2 or above found in or near Wolf Creek, MT.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeStart Lat/LogEnd Lat/LogLengthWidthFatalitiesInjuriesProperty DamageCrop DamageAffected County
30.41975-06-30247°03'N / 111°18'W000K0Cascade
40.61966-07-02247°30'N / 112°18'W0.80 Mile50 Yards000K0Teton


* 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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