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Storm

FORESTORMS Forestorm Selection
storm description - 10 (May, 1953)

Storm characteristics

ID 10
Year 1953
Month-Day May
Event ID 1953-04
Storm Name
Country Denmark
Affected Area (ha)
QA
Primary damage (Mm3) 0.10
Q1 3
Secondary damage (Mm3)
Q2
Tertiary damage
Q3
Estimated Standing Volume (Mm3) 40.70
QSV
Calculated % of Standing Volume Damaged 0.25
Removals (Mm3) 2.05
QR
Calculated % of Removals Damaged 4.88
Maximum Wind Speed (m/s)
QW
Duration of Storm (Hrs)
QD
Value (Million Euros) in Year FOREST Damage
QV
Reference Lassen 1955, Schelhaas 2010 (Growing stock, annual fellings %, p d)
Remark some mention of damage, probably local storm
Last update 2010-07-22 17:35:32