Fujita-scale definitions

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The definition of the Fujita scale is a scale for measuring the wind speed of a tornado and its potential for destruction with F0 meaning wind speeds of 40-72 mph up to F6 which is wind speeds up to 319 to 380 mph.

An example of the Fujita scale is what a tornado expert would use to determine the damage a tornado could do if it sets down on a town.

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A numerical scale for measuring the wind speed and corresponding destructive power of a tornado: replaced (2007) by theEnhanced Fujita Scale.
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A scale used to rate the intensity of a tornado.
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Origin of fujita-scale

From the Japanese-American meteorologist Tetsuya Theodore "Ted" Fujita (藤田哲也).