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What is the Saffir-Simpson scale?

Published On: Jul 26 2011 01:19:26 PM CDT
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The Saffir-Simpson Scale is a set scale to determine the strength in a hurricane.

The scale is broken down into to seven different categories, starting with a tropical depressing. It then moves up to a tropical storm and categories 1 to 5.

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