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How many points are there on the Beaufort scale for measuring wind force?

  1. Jul 22, 2003 #1

    Greg Bernhardt

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    How many points are there on the Beaufort scale for measuring wind force?
     
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  3. Jul 22, 2003 #2
    Well, both of them are right somehow :
    There actually are 13 steps, but they are measured from 0 to 12.
    0 on Beaufort scale is less than 1 knot (called Calm).
    12 on Beaufort scale is more than (or equal to) 64 knots (called Hurrican).
     
  4. Jul 22, 2003 #3
    17 Points
     
  5. Jul 22, 2003 #4

    Greg Bernhardt

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    Guybrush Threepwood with a point!
     
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