NWS Weather Fatality, Injury and Damage Statistics
Entry ID: NWS-Weather_Fatalities

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Summary
Abstract: NWS Weather Fatality, Injury and Damage Statistics

The U.S. Natural Hazard Statistics provide statistical information on
fatalities, injuries and damages caused by weather related hazards. These
statistics are compiled by the Office of Services and the National Climatic
Data Center from information contained in Storm Data, a report comprising data
from NWS forecast offices in the 50 states, Puerto Rico, Guam and the Virgin
Islands.

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/hazstats.shtml

Related URL
Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE


Geographic Coverage
 N: 18.64 S: 17.88  E: -65.45  W: -67.08
 N: 76.63 S: 13.71  E: -61.48  W: -177.1
 N: 13.4 S: 13.1  E: 144.57  W: 144.35
 N: 18.3 S: 17.2  E: -64.3  W: -65.1

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1940-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > GREAT LAKES
OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > CARIBBEAN SEA > PUERTO RICO
OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > CARIBBEAN SEA > VIRGIN ISLANDS
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN > GUAM
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > ALABAMA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > ALASKA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > ARIZONA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > ARKANSAS
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > CALIFORNIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > COLORADO
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > CONNECTICUT
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > DELAWARE
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > FLORIDA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > GEORGIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > HAWAII
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > IDAHO
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > ILLINOIS
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > INDIANA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > IOWA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > KANSAS
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > KENTUCKY
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > LOUISIANA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > MAINE
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > MARYLAND
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > MASSACHUSETTS
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > MICHIGAN
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > MINNESOTA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > MISSISSIPPI
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > MISSOURI
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > MONTANA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEBRASKA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEVADA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEW HAMPSHIRE
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEW JERSEY
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEW MEXICO
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEW YORK
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NORTH CAROLINA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NORTH DAKOTA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > OHIO
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > OKLAHOMA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > OREGON
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > PENNSYLVANIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > RHODE ISLAND
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > SOUTH CAROLINA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > SOUTH DAKOTA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > TENNESSEE
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > TEXAS
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > UTAH
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > VERMONT
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > VIRGINIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > WASHINGTON
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > WEST VIRGINIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > WISCONSIN
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > WYOMING


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC ELECTRICITY >LIGHTNING    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >CYCLONES    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >DROUGHT    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >FREEZE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >HURRICANES    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >LIGHTNING    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >MONSOONS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >STORMS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >TORNADOES    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA >TYPHOONS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WINDS >WIND CHILL    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WINDS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >PRECIPITATION >SNOW    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >ATMOSPHERIC HEATING    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >HEAT FLUX    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >PUBLIC HEALTH    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >POPULATION    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >SNOW DEPTH    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >NATURAL HAZARDS >SEVERE STORMS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >NATURAL HAZARDS >TORNADOES    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >NATURAL HAZARDS >TROPICAL CYCLONES >CYCLONES    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >NATURAL HAZARDS >TROPICAL CYCLONES >HURRICANES    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >NATURAL HAZARDS >TROPICAL CYCLONES >TYPHOONS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Data Center
Office of Climate, Water, and Weather Service, National Weather Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.weather.gov/os/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NWS - OFFICE OF CLIMATE, WATER, AND WEATHER SERVICES
Contact Address:
NOAA, National Weather Service
Office of Climate, Water, and Weather Services
1325 East West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: Electronic/on-line
Distribution_Format: pdf
Fees: none


Personnel
NWS OFFICE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: w-nws.webmaster at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
NWS Office of Public Affairs
1325 East West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910
Country: USA


TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-02-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-01-24

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