Hand-book of Meteorological Tables (Google eBook)

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Page 79 - Hazen of the United States Weather Bureau. 0 CALM. 1 LIGHT ; just moving the leaves of trees. 2 MODERATE; moving branches. 3 BRISK ; swaying branches ; blowing up dust. 4 HIGH ; blowing up twigs from the ground, swaying whole trees. 5 GALE; breaking small branches, loosening bricks on chimneys, fi HUKTUCANE or TORNADO ; destroying everything in its path.
Page 79 - ACTION 3. Brisk ; swaying branches ; blowing up dust. 4. High ; blowing up twigs from the ground, swaying whole trees. 5. Gale ; breaking small branches, loosening bricks on 'chimneys. 6. Hurricane, or tornado ; destroying everything in its path.
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Page 79 - " 2 Light breeze 13 " " 3 Gentle " 18 "" 4 Moderate breeze. .23 " " 5 Fresh " ..28 6 Strong " ..34 7" Moderate gale ... .40 8 Fresh " 48 9 Strong " ....56 10 Whole

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