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SAFFIR/SIMPSON DAMAGE POTENTIAL SCALE

CATEGORY WIND SPEED [MPH] PRESSURE [MB] SURGE [FT]
1 74 - 95 >980 4 - 5
2 96 -110 965-979 6 - 8
3 111 -130 945-964 9 -12
4 131 -155 920-944 13 -18
5 >155 <920 >18


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