WIND AND WEATHER FORECAST FOR FALSE BAY


WIND SPEED CONVERSION TABLE

WIND
m/sec
knots
km/h
beaufort
comment
Light
1 - 4
1 - 9
1 - 16
1 - 3
GO PADDLING!
Moderate
5 - 7
10 - 13
17 - 24
3 - 4
Still go
Fresh
8 - 10
14 - 19
25 - 35
4 - 5
go if you're quite good
Strong
11 - 15
20 - 30
36 - 56
5 - 7
go only if you're really good
Near Gale
16 - 17
31 - 34
57 - 63
7 - 8
go only if you're also a bit crazy as well
Gale
18 - 20
35 - 40
64 - 74
8
go only if you're really, really nuts
Strong Gale
21 - 24
41 - 47
75 - 87
9
you decide