Skip to main content

Table 3 Limit states for the windward window

From: Risk-based cost-benefit analysis of climate adaptation measures for Australian contemporary houses under extreme winds

Limit statesInternal pressurisation scenarioWater entry
Wwin ≥ RultWindward dominant openingVia window breakage
Wwin ≥ RwaterWwin < RultNo dominant openingVia small gaps around the window
Wwin < RwaterNo dominant openingNo entry via window