storm wind

storm wind

[′stȯrm ‚wind]
(meteorology)
In the Beaufort wind scale, a wind whose speed is from 56 to 63 knots (64 to 72 miles per hour or 104 to 117 kilometers per hour).
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Due to heavy snowfall and storm wind the traffic on Trakia Motorway in the section from Karnobat to Bourgas is stopped, and in the section between Yambol and Karnobat is limited for vehicles above 12 tons, the press center of the Road Infrastructure Agency announced.
A critical part of accurately forecasting tropical cyclones (TCs) is estimating the storm wind radii as a gauge of storm structure and size.
BAKE[pounds sterling] (CyHAN)- Heavy rain and storm wind that struck Batumi on the night of Aug.
Two people became victims of the storm wind in Kyrgyzstan, the Emergencies Ministry reported on June 9.
This week it was Tsumeb's turn to play host to stormy conditions as the eastern side of the town was pelted by a heavy downpour and accompanying storm wind.
Broadcasting their warnings of storm wind conditions for Sunday night and Monday morning (March 9&10) they lumped together South West England and Wales, where as up here in North Wales there was no sign of such winds.
Gale Wind Warning 34 - 49 knots sustained Storm Wind Warning 50 knots or greater sustained Winter Snow Advisory Expect <1" of snow in 12 hrs, <2" in 24 hrs.
Storm Wind Speed Classification Arlene 112 km/hr -- Dennis 240 km/hr -- Emily 248 km/hr -- Franklin 112 km/hr -- Gert 72 km/hr -- Katrina 280 km/hr -- Storm Wind Speed Classification Maria 184 km/hr -- Nate 144 km/hr -- Ophelia 136 km/hr -- Phillippe 128km/hr -- Rita 280 km/hr -- Vince 120 km/hr -- Saffir-Simpson Scale Maximum Sustained Wind Speed Category of Storm in kilometers per hour (km/hr) Tropical Storm Less than 119 km/hr Hurricane: * Level 1 119-153 km/hr * Level 2 154-177 km/hr * Level 3 178-209 km/hr * Level 4 210-249 km/hr * Level 5 More than 250 km/hr
No human could have copied that strange network of branches, while representing them struggling with the storm wind of the desert.
Ghosn's presence is like a storm wind," remarked Akio Kosai, chairman of Sumitomo Chemical, Japan's second-largest chemical maker.
The US Hurricane National Hurricane Center in Miami said last night that the gusts of the tropical storm wind had reached 95 kilometers per hour.