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Breaking it Down with Brittney - Strong Winds

Strong Winds Explainer
Posted at 8:33 AM, Oct 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-25 12:09:22-04

STRONG WINDS: Why is it that in the Fall we usually get gusty days? We've all heard of the "Gales of November" but have you ever questioned why in that specific month the winds peak and the waves crash hardest?

Meteorologist Brittney Merlot explains a worldwide scientific process that builds the strong winds as we transition into the full force winter months. Plus, details on the wind speeds needed to move a leaf, garbage can, person and a car!