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  • The KIDZ ZONE - Hurricane 101

    The KIDZ ZONE - Hurricane 101

    Thursday, May 29 2008 10:55 AM EDT2008-05-29 14:55:46 GMT
    You're friendly Neighborhood Live 5 Weather Team. Chad Watson, Brad Miller, Scott Williamsand Chief Meteorologist Bill Walsh bring you the best and most reliable forecasts everyday. The Live 5 StormMore >>
  • All About High Winds

    All About High Winds

    Thursday, May 29 2008 10:42 AM EDT2008-05-29 14:42:10 GMT
    The intensity of a landfalling hurricane is expressed in terms of categories that relate wind speeds and potential damage. According to the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale , a Category 1 hurricane has lighterMore >>
  • Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale

    Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale

    Thursday, May 29 2008 10:40 AM EDT2008-05-29 14:40:58 GMT
    SAFFIR-SIMPSON SCALE CategoryWinds (mph)DamageSouth Carolina Examples 174 - 95MinimalBob (1985) 296 - 110ModerateFran (1996) 3111 - 130ExtensiveDavid (1979) 4131 - 155ExtremeHugo (1989) 5> 155CatastrophicNone TheMore >>
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