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Review ASCE 7-95 Figure 6-2.  There is a listing of factors that include a
wind "speed-up" due to topographic surroundings.

William J. Keil, P.E.


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From: MRodrig273(--nospam--at)aol.com [mailto:MRodrig273(--nospam--at)aol.com]
Sent: Thursday, August 05, 1999 5:23 PM
To: SEAINT(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Wind


Can anyone inform me of any literature on structures at the edge of cliffs
or 
at the top of a hill exposed to wind.

is there any special considerations that I should look out for.


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Sincerely,
Mr. Marlou B. Rodriguez
Engineer

Robert Englekirk Inc. (REI)
Englekirk and Sabol  (ESI)
1130 North Nimitz Hwy #A215
Honolulu, HI 96817-4579

Note:  The comments that I write, 
are my own opinions and are not
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