Fujita scale

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A system that is to classify tornadoes based on wind damage. The scale is from F‐0 for weak tornadoes (light damage caused by winds up to 32 metres per second) to F‐5 for the strongest tornadoes (heavy damage from winds 116 metres per second). The scale is given in Appendix 5.

Subjects: Environmental Science — Meteorology and Climatology.

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