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You could conceiveably have materials placed on the roof that are still in place when a wind event comes along.  Bundle of roof shingles sitting on a roof would still be some what tough for high winds to move.  Granted, the probability of a high wind event hitting when bundles of roof shingles are on the roof have to be pretty small, but...
Adrian, MI
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From: David Topete [mailto:d.topete73(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Friday, December 21, 2007 4:02 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)
Subject: Re: CBC 2007 Wind Load

during a wind event, the roof will be replaced and/or maintained????

On Dec 21, 2007 12:44 PM, Adam Vakiener <avakiener(--nospam--at)> wrote:
 >From: "Gerard Madden, SE" <gmse4603(--nospam--at) >
 >To: seaint(--nospam--at)
 >Subject: Re: CBC 2007 Wind Load

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 >Who/what is on the roof causing live load during a wind event I ask?

Maintenance and construction materials.


Adam Vakiener, P.E.
Structural Engineer
Southern A&E, LLC

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