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Flood warning dissemination

Flood warning dissemination

an evaluation of some current practices in the Severn Trent Water Authority area

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Published by Middlesex Polytechnic in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Edmund C. Penning-Rowsell [et al.].
SeriesGeography and planning papers -- no.7
ContributionsPenning-Rowsell, Edmund C. 1946-, Middlesex Polytechnic. Flood Hazard Research Centre.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14130335M

warning dissemination methods in response to the December Kelantan Flood. Before this event, the government, through its Department of Irrigation and Drainage (DID), had implemented various flood-warning systems, communi-cated to the public by methods including sirens near selected rivers, short message service (SMS) (limited to targeted. Recent flood events in Europe, the USA and elsewhere have shown the devastating impact that flooding can have on people and property. Flood warning and forecasting systems provide a well-established way to help to reduce the effects of flooding by allowing people to be evacuated from areas at risk, and for measures to be taken to reduce damage to property.

This is the first book to provide a comprehensive summary of various topics in flood warning, forecasting and emergency response procedures. Based on up-to-date research, the book brings together many aspects of this interesting multidisciplinary topic. A flood warning is closely linked to the task of flood distinction between the two is that the outcome of flood forecasting is a set of forecast time-profiles of channel flows or river levels at various locations, while "flood warning" is the task of making use of these forecasts to make decisions about whether warnings of floods should be issued to the general public or.

The aim of the local flood warning dissemination trials was to produce and field-test prototype local warning devices in order to demonstrate the reliability, resilience and practicality of this method of warning dissemination. The specific objectives were: • To manufacture a base station and three field.   A flood warning is in effect for Mendenhall Lake and Mendenhall River through 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, As water levels rise, recreation sites near the glacier may be hazardous or.


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