Originally Posted by K100Fran
Wow. I've been on a ship with gusts at 106knots. I can't fathom the power of almost double that! Can't imagine there is enough prep you can do to protect yourself from that.
Yes!, since the drag on an object is roughly proportional to the square
of the speed of the fluid it is trying to block, doubling the windspeed of 106 kts results in a force that will definitely be hard to fathom!