Ultimate Wind Speeds obtained from Figures 1603 A, B, C of the Florida Building Code for Risk Categories I, II, III, and IV using Exposure B, C, or D will be applicable in accordance with the provisions set forth in section 1609.4 of the FBC.
By City Ordinance Number O-12-08, the adopted Ultimate Wind Speeds for Sebastian are:
150 mph for Risk Category I
160 mph for Risk Category II
170 mph for Risk Category III and IV
If you have any questions about the wind speed requirements please contact the Building Department for clarification.
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