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Old 19th February 2007, 03:09 PM   #5
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Default RE: Highwind / Lightwind definitions

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mark h wrote:...maybe in simple terms, force six and above is the start of high winds and force 5 or less is light winds...
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So assuming Force FIVE = [from 17 to 21 knots] and Force SIX = [from 22 to 27 knots], a first interpretation could be:

LIGHTWIND = [from 0 to 21 knots] ; HIGHWIND = [from 22 knots to above wind speeds].

Is it correct ?

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