In addition, Rochman spear-headed creation of IBHS' one-of-a-kind research facility in South Carolina, which is capable of simulating hurricanes and wind storms, hail storms, wildfire ember storms, and wind-driven rain
to test the strength and durability of full-scale residential and commercial building systems and materials.
To meet Kunreuther's challenge we need well-founded, realistic, scientific testing and research on building systems subjected to real-world wind, hail, wind-driven rain
, and wildfire conditions.
Shinnecock presented a different face as Thursday's gusting wind gave way to morning mist with stretches of wind-driven rain
, followed by afternoon sunshine.
and other potential issues related to the installation of the siding require some water repellent membrane to protect the sheathing below the siding.
Question: During the passing of a hurricane or tropical storm, winds caused damage to a window of an insured residence causing wind-driven rain
to enter the residence and damaging the insured's personal property.
These estimates are based only on wind and wind-driven rain
and do not include losses due to storm surge or flooding, the researchers said.
will raise coverage issues related to wind-driven rain
, flooding, wind and other factors.
The design of the transfer point wait area may be considered attractive, but is poorly designed for protection from wind-driven rain
. The seats accommodate only two passengers.
Repeated wind-driven rain
caused hidden damage, and water damage to insulation that could not be seen.
"You couldn't even see the hand in front of your face", in the wind-driven rain
, said Kendrick, who lost the Sears appliance store he owns.
It is ideal for protecting any external surface, particularly facades in coastal areas, highly exposed locations or where the wind-driven rain
index ratings are "Severe" or "Very Severe."