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2 edition of AFOS version of the flash flood checklist found in the catalog.

AFOS version of the flash flood checklist

Cynthia M Scott

AFOS version of the flash flood checklist

by Cynthia M Scott

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service in [Garden City, N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flood forecasting -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAn A.F.O.S. version of the flash flood checklist
    StatementCynthia M. Scott
    SeriesNOAA Eastern Region computer programs and problems NWS ERCP -- no. 1
    ContributionsUnited States. National Weather Service
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14851456M

    Of course, the operative word in "flash flood" is flash because these floods typically develop suddenly (with little advance warning) over a local area. Flash floods usually come and go within a matter of hours. The flash flood in the images below, which occurred in Maricopa County, Arizona, on Octo , was at its peak at g: AFOS. A table of hydrologic design criteria giving the spillway design flood, the service spillway design flood and minimum freeboards for various hazard classifications can be found in Table 1. Design Flood The National Weather Service has published data for estimating hypothetical storms ranging from the frequency-based storm to the.

    Densely populated areas have a higher risk for flash floods than rural areas. Flash floods can occur within minutes or hours of a heavy rainfall, and waters can rise as high as 30 feet or more. Even small streams and creeks can flood rapidly and cause damage. Flash floods are usually caused by slow-moving thunderstorms.   For comic book fans, this was a version of Future Flash. Being Barry from the future, he knows everything about himself, including how to destroy Barry as retribution for his "playing God" with the timelines. 2 Zoom. The villain in season 2 was g: AFOS.

    What to do in a Flash Flood. Flash floods occur within six hours of the beginning of heavy rainfall. Below are some guidelines for keeping safe during a flash flood: Be prepared to evacuate and go to high ground immediately. Get out of areas subject to flooding, such as low spots, canyons, washes, etc. Do not attempt to cross a flowing stream. Remains found in a water- and debris-filled canyon are believed to be those of a missing year-old man who's the 10th and final victim of last weekend's flash flood. WorldMissing: AFOS.


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