Quantifying the Extremity of Windstorms for Regions Featuring Infrequent Events

Gregor C Leckebusch1, Michael Alexander Walz1, Tim Kruschke2, Henning Rust3 and Uwe Ulbrich4, (1)University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, (2)GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel, Germany, (3)Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, (4)Free University of Berlin, Institute of Meteorology, Berlin, Germany