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Seems Conrad is on top of it !


From: Conrad Harrison <metamorphs96(--nospam--at)gmail.com>
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 2008 10:22:04 PM
Subject: Re: Wind Load Topographic Effects

My Understanding is that the quadrant is 90 degrees. But need to draw two orthogonal axes for the building, and 8 cardinal/compass directions for the wind. The 4 orthogonal directions then experience the maximum wind in the quadrant defined by 45 degrees either side of the orthogonal axis.
 
Regards
 
Conrad