Forestorm Selection – Institut Européen de la Forêt Cultivée

Storm

FORESTORMS Forestorm Selection
storm description - 2 (December 30, 1951)

Storm characteristics

ID 2
Year 1951
Month-Day December 30
Event ID 1951-01
Storm Name
Country UK
Affected Area (ha)
QA
Primary damage (Mm3) 0.12
Q1 3
Secondary damage (Mm3)
Q2
Tertiary damage
Q3
Estimated Standing Volume (Mm3) 114.56
QSV
Calculated % of Standing Volume Damaged 0.10
Removals (Mm3) 4.00
QR
Calculated % of Removals Damaged 3.00
Maximum Wind Speed (m/s) 37
QW 3
Duration of Storm (Hrs)
QD
Value (Million Euros) in Year FOREST Damage
QV
Reference Weather - Wind and the Forest, 1953, By H. M. Steven (speed), Schelhaas 2010 (Growing stock, annual fellings %, p d), B.W. Holtam 1971 (remark)
Remark Severe gale, no account of damage
Last update 2010-07-22 17:35:20