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Radar: New York City NY
40.85 N - 72.85W
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
1777
48 17
Wind
5958
158 32
Tornadoes
283
47 6
Total
8018
253 36
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
1:163
Sig Severe
N/A
1:5,155
Tornadoes
N/A
1:4,609
F2+ Torn
N/A
1:27,750
* 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: 617%
10 year report increase: 72%
5 year report increase: 51%

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:
3.7 on 19 Jul

Primary Season:
May 09 - Sep 01

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:
14% at 21 UTC

See hourly table below

Climatological Threat Potential
Threat
Avg Prob of Occurrence
Return Interval
Natl Rank
Any Tornado
0.006%
16282 yrs
N/A
F2+ Tornado
0.004%
24992 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
9
5
43
15
2
2
13
17
1981
3
3
23
13
8
8
19
20
1982
9
7
47
17
5
4
19
21
1983
17
9
125
28
10
7
37
32
1984
11
8
61
23
9
4
29
25
1985
58
10
85
22
12
9
82
30
1986
28
12
47
17
7
5
42
24
1987
44
15
113
29
8
5
60
33
1988
24
9
178
28
6
5
36
30
1989
17
11
237
32
33
7
83
35
1990
24
10
231
26
18
11
60
31
1991
29
11
313
33
6
5
41
36
1992
72
25
236
31
18
11
108
37
1993
28
15
243
36
8
7
44
42
1994
79
24
343
46
11
10
101
53
1995
103
18
358
37
13
5
129
41
1996
71
24
263
33
8
7
87
40
1997
109
24
289
34
15
6
139
40
1998
118
25
322
37
20
5
158
39
1999
63
15
198
37
4
4
71
41
2000
143
24
319
32
8
4
159
38
2001
131
25
247
33
11
6
153
37
2002
162
31
402
42
8
4
178
48
2003
66
15
194
30
22
5
110
36
2004
172
27
225
46
4
4
180
49
2005
49
22
373
46
2
2
53
48
2006
138
31
443
52
7
5
152
57
AVG
66
17
221
32
10
6
297
36


Violent Tornadoes
Date
F
Deaths
Injuries
1989 10-Jul 1827 UTC
F4
0
20
1989 10-Jul 2145 UTC
F4
0
40
1995 29-May 2306 UTC
F4
3
24

Monthly Averages
Month
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
Jan
0
3
0
3
Feb
0
1
0
1
Mar
1
1
0
2
Apr
2
8
0
10
May
17
27
1
46
Jun
18
49
2
69
Jul
17
64
4
85
Aug
8
41
2
51
Sep
2
10
1
12
Oct
0
6
0
6
Nov
0
6
1
7
Dec
0
3
0
3

Hourly Averages
UTC
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
00
166
522
28
716
01
78
381
18
477
02
51
263
7
321
03
36
162
1
199
04
16
91
4
111
05
13
59
1
73
06
8
33
3
44
07
2
29
2
33
08
10
29
0
39
09
4
13
1
18
10
3
24
1
28
11
3
40
3
46
12
4
39
6
49
13
9
41
1
51
14
8
40
1
49
15
15
41
5
61
16
28
98
12
138
17
50
189
14
253
18
133
321
13
467
19
182
471
23
676
20
230
699
27
956
21
244
841
41
1126
22
264
818
31
1113
23
220
714
40
974

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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