WDR

(redirected from Wind-Driven Rain)
AcronymDefinition
WDRWide Dynamic Range (cameras)
WDRWithdrawal
WDRWestdeutscher Rundfunk (German radio and TV station)
WDRWorld Development Report (World Bank)
WDRWaste Discharge Requirements (EPA)
WDRWorld Dialogue on Regulation
WDRWet Dress Rehearsal (spacecraft systems test)
WDRWith Due Respect
WDRWaldoboro (Amtrak station code; Waldoboro, ME)
WDRWind Direction
WDRWarburg Dillon Read (investment banking division of UBS)
WDRWind-Driven Rain (building engineering concern)
WDRWestern Development Region (Nepal)
WDRWisconsin Department of Revenue
WDRWaste Discharge Report
WDRWell Drilling Rig
WDRWarranty Deficiency Report
WDRWar Damage Report (Navy, WW II)
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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.
Wind-driven rain 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."