The island of Kikaijima reported a peak gust
3 million customers lost power from winds she said gusted to 85 miles per hour, although most of us had wind like we did on Prospect Hill in Auburn, where our peak gust
was 59 miles per hour.
The weather section at RAF Valley said their peak gust
was 54mph at 4.
Akibare Ltd is a parametric securitization of Japan typhoon risk that uses 10-minute mean wind speeds, observed over 900 stations of the Automated Meteorological Data Acquisition System (AMeDAS) network in Japan to calculate peak gust
People use a hurricane's peak gust
recorded in a one-square-mile area--never mind its sustained wind--to describe damage done over a 1,000-square-mile area.
A MeteoGroup UK forecaster said the peak gust
it had recorded was 54mph in Odiham, Hampshire.
The statistical relationship between observed peak gust
velocities and simultaneously measured fastest-minute wind was examined in order to determine "gust factors" appropriate to thunderstorm episodes in the Midwestern United States.
The average peak gust
in Worcester was 46 to 47 mph, and sustained winds across the region averaged 35 mph.
In Eugene on Saturday, winds reached 28 mph with a peak gust
of 32 mph at 1:39 p.
While tile roof systems have proven to withstand wind speeds in excess of 125 miles per hour in full scale wind testing, peak gust
winds and down drafts can provide significantly higher uplifts leading to more extensive damage.
An FCMP tower at the Pensacola Airport reported a peak gust
of 106 mph in open terrain.
In the case of European windstorm and North Atlantic hurricane, reported (or calculated) peak gust
wind speed was chosen.