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Are Daily Surface Wind Speeds Getting Stronger?

Washington (GGM) Analysis | January 11, 2023 by Noreen Wise, Founder & CEO of Gallant Gold Media; Image Credit: AdobeStock

Anecdotal examples across the United States suggest that daily surface wind speeds are strengthening, with wind gusts reaching the gale force level on a regular basis in some regions.

Is this worrisome trend being monitored? How will the higher wind speeds impact highway safety, air travel, and building structures?

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