Beaufort scale

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Big wind turbines do not reach full generation until the wind speed is about Beaufort Force 7, and meteorological records show that this is only for a small proportion of the time in the UK.
The ship, owned by Greek company Arcadia Shipmanagement, sailed from Tallinn, Estonia and was heading for Houston, Texas at around 800 miles from Bermuda when it sailed into bad weather with winds of beaufort force eight.