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às 8pm EDT Sat Sep 06 2008 está em categoria 4 na escala dos furacões “categoria 4…” “categoria 4 parece alto…” … (googlação) …
The Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale is a 1-5 rating based on the hurricane’s present intensity… bla, bla, bla … Category Four Hurricane:
Winds 131-155 mph (114-135 kt or 210-249 km/hr). Storm surge generally 13-18 ft above normal. More extensive curtainwall failures with some complete roof structure failures on small residences. Shrubs, trees, and all signs are blown down. Complete destruction of mobile homes. Extensive damage to doors and windows. Low-lying escape routes may be cut by rising water 3-5 hours before arrival of the center of the hurricane. Major damage to lower floors of structures near the shore. Terrain lower than 10 ft above sea level may be flooded requiring massive evacuation of residential areas as far inland as 6 miles (10 km). Hurricane Charley of 2004 was a Category Four hurricane made landfall in Charlotte County, Florida with winds of 150 mph. Hurricane Dennis (pdf) of 2005 struck the island of Cuba as a Category Four hurricane.
…”ughh…”… “possas…”…”eles às vezes enganam-se…”…
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