Mt. Washington loses wind record

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by maddie77777 » Wed Jan 27, 2010 3:36 pm

That stinks. I hiked up there the September that Hurricane Ike made its way from TX to NH, and was thrilled to have my first experience with Mt Washington hiking in 80mph sustained winds, with gusts over 100. I told everyone here in the flatland about the record. Oh well, 231 mph is still 231 mph, right?

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by xDoogiex » Thu Jan 28, 2010 4:57 am

They couldn't wait til after I summited one day :(

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by Sam Page » Thu Jan 28, 2010 6:08 am

Wow. And it only took 13 years for the news to break. :?:

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by rasgoat » Tue May 11, 2010 12:59 am

Ok so once there was a faster windspeed, during a huge storm in that area of Australia. I would like to see the comparison of the mean windspeed for both areas.

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Re: Mt. Washington loses wind record

by Diego Sahagún » Tue May 11, 2010 10:46 pm


Wich one of those links :?:


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