Windmill in Grand Étang, Cape Breton Snaps In Suête Winds

Acadien Cape Bretoner, Chris, tweeted a photo of a windmill that has broken in half in Grand Étang. He said it occurred during the Suête(S-E) winds, a term originating from Acadian French, as a contraction of south-east ("sud est").

Grand Étang has recorded wind speeds of over 200 km/hour on several occasions.

Posted by
Share your news and events for free on goCapeBreton.com
SHOW ME HOW


44,570 1
https://capebreton.lokol.me/windmill-in-grand-etang-cape-breton-snaps-in-half-in-suete-winds
The winds in Grand Etang broke a windmill in half.
People People News & Stories

1

Log In or Sign Up to add a comment.
Depth
Lynn Hussey Follow Me
Wow they're going to have to start testing Windmills at Grand Etang to see if they're wind proof!! lol Strong winds there!

Facebook Comments

View all the LATEST
and HOTTEST posts
View

Share this comment by copying the direct link.

  • Our
    Sponsors

Using this website is subject to the Terms of Use that contain binding contractual terms.