The Steadman Wind Chill: An Improvement over Present Scales

@inproceedings{Quayle1998TheSW,
  title={The Steadman Wind Chill: An Improvement over Present Scales},
  author={Robert G. Quayle and Robert G. Steadman},
  year={1998}
}
Abstract Because of shortcomings in the current wind chill formulation, which did not consider the metabolic heat generation of the human body, a new formula is proposed for operational implementation. This formula, referred to as the Steadman wind chill, is based on peer-reviewed research including a heat generation and exchange model of an appropriately dressed person for a range of low temperatures and wind speeds. The Steadman wind chill produces more realistic wind chill equivalents than… CONTINUE READING

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