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jusforsean
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Hurricanes beyond cat 5
      #43479 - Sat Jul 16 2005 08:10 PM

Anyone ever see or hear of a hurricane beyond a cat 5 the scale stops at 6 is it even possible????

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Re: Hurricanes beyond cat 5 [Re: jusforsean]
      #43480 - Sat Jul 16 2005 08:14 PM

i ask that question yesterday if they could be a 6. they said there isnt one its 156+
and that is it.


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Re: Hurricanes beyond cat 5 [Re: nl]
      #43485 - Sat Jul 16 2005 08:18 PM

The SS scale stops at Cat 5. After that it is all pressure and wind speed measured as low/high as it gets.

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