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Radar: Melbourne FL
28.10 N - 80.65W
Period: 1980 - 2006      Range: 124 nm

Database Overview
All reports in the domain All severe weather reports during the period are plotted. Blue dots represent damaging wind, green dots represent large hail, and red dots represent tornadoes. [Click to enlarge]
  All Rpts Sig Rpts Avg Days
Hail
1874
41 26
Wind
3015
112 46
Tornadoes
1107
66 25
Total
5996
219 66
Significant severe reports Significant severe weather reports during the period are plotted. Only tornadoes F2 or stronger, wind gusts of 65 knots or stronger, and hail of 2" diameter or larger are plotted. [Click to enlarge]
Category
Rank*
Freq/mi2
Any Severe
N/A
1:218
Sig Severe
N/A
1:5,955
Tornadoes
23
1:1,178
F2+ Torn
N/A
1:19,761
* Compared to 141 national radar coverage areas studied.

Annual Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of annual severe weather reports in the search area. The dashed magenta line denotes a 5 year running average of all reports.

20 year report increase: 46%
10 year report increase: -51%
5 year report increase: -63%

See annual table below

Daily Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of daily severe weather reports in the search area. Lines denote a 7 day running mean.

Maximum daily value:
1.8 on 18 Jun

Primary Season:
Apr 19 - Aug 24

See monthly table below

Hourly Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of hourly severe weather reports in the search area. Values are in percent of total, and have been rounded to the nearest hour (UTC).

Maximum hourly value:
15% at 21 UTC

See hourly table below

Climatological Threat Potential
Threat
Avg Prob of Occurrence
Return Interval
Natl Rank
Any Tornado
0.004%
24122 yrs
N/A
F2+ Tornado
0.002%
41177 yrs
N/A
This table represents the average annual probability and return interval of each event for any point within the search domain.

Read details of computational method

Annual Totals
Year
Hail
Wind
Tornado
Total
 
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
1980
10
4
26
15
27
20
64
31
1981
13
9
37
27
43
30
99
48
1982
11
6
48
23
46
35
103
48
1983
21
12
61
28
53
28
127
49
1984
9
7
45
25
22
17
53
40
1985
10
8
49
33
21
15
52
47
1986
15
8
44
28
43
25
101
48
1987
1
1
44
32
32
23
65
43
1988
8
4
39
21
27
23
62
35
1989
27
21
89
50
34
29
95
74
1990
21
14
113
55
43
32
107
76
1991
45
25
161
62
45
27
135
78
1992
72
30
137
65
47
29
166
88
1993
96
40
185
57
56
26
208
82
1994
72
39
159
82
49
35
170
102
1995
57
28
116
49
42
30
141
73
1996
101
41
156
59
48
22
197
76
1997
113
48
233
66
77
35
267
86
1998
150
47
233
68
66
26
282
82
1999
249
56
219
66
40
29
329
86
2000
92
40
151
60
38
29
168
83
2001
182
48
170
59
49
22
280
76
2002
88
34
74
42
23
20
134
69
2003
148
44
131
58
20
17
188
81
2004
97
33
165
47
58
25
213
67
2005
102
31
74
35
29
18
160
56
2006
64
28
56
32
29
20
122
59
AVG
69
26
112
46
41
25
222
66


Violent Tornadoes
Date
F
Deaths
Injuries

Monthly Averages
Month
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
Jan
0
4
2
6
Feb
3
5
3
10
Mar
9
10
4
23
Apr
7
9
4
20
May
16
11
3
30
Jun
14
24
7
45
Jul
12
21
5
38
Aug
7
16
5
28
Sep
2
5
5
11
Oct
1
1
1
4
Nov
0
2
1
3
Dec
0
1
1
2

Hourly Averages
UTC
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
00
128
210
48
386
01
55
99
30
184
02
41
42
21
104
03
14
27
13
54
04
12
42
15
69
05
6
35
14
55
06
4
44
19
67
07
0
36
15
51
08
0
14
16
30
09
5
32
15
52
10
11
27
22
60
11
1
41
19
61
12
1
36
23
60
13
13
31
33
77
14
8
34
42
84
15
20
74
44
138
16
27
62
55
144
17
54
103
48
205
18
92
146
63
301
19
175
291
96
562
20
297
374
125
796
21
338
465
114
917
22
355
415
126
896
23
217
335
91
643

Click Here for tabular data (F2+ tornadoes).
Page Updated: Saturday 10-27-2007
If you have comments regarding this information, contact John Hart of the Storm Prediction Center.
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