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Hurricane st3v3y

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Hurricane st3v3y

Is bashing northern england right now with gales of 50mph heavy rain and hail stones the size of sheeps test icles!
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Re: Hurricane st3v3y

With speeds of 50 mph...it is a "Strong Gale" according to the Beaufort Scale
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaufort_scale
Not.... a hurricane...  Roll eyes
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Re: Hurricane st3v3y

Well the strong gale could turn into a whirl wind then a hurricane and then ... BAM!
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Re: Hurricane st3v3y

No theres no hurricane / risk.. wasn't it something like that Michael Fish once said  Cheesy
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Re: Hurricane st3v3y

He did,  and he was right...
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Fish did go on to warn of high winds for the UK, warning viewers to "batten down the hatches", although the storm that actually occurred was far stronger than he had predicted (albeit, technically not a hurricane).

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According to the Beaufort scale of wind intensities, this storm had winds of hurricane force; however, the term hurricane refers to tropical cyclones originating in the North Atlantic or North Pacific. Hurricanes have a very different wind profile and distribution from storms
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Re: Hurricane st3v3y

It's quite windy in my garden today.
Very few leaves left on my trees.
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