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WRRCTR No.97 Meteorological Aspects of the Oahu Flood of 19 April 1974

ScholarSpace at University of Hawaii at Manoa

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Title WRRCTR No.97 Meteorological Aspects of the Oahu Flood of 19 April 1974
Creator Schroeder, Thomas A
Subject Flood forecasting. Floods -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Meteorology -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Rain and rainfall -- Hawaii -- Oahu.
Description A detailed study has been made of the severe Oahu rainstorm of 19 April 1974 and its implications for the Hawaii flood forecast problem. Conventional meteorological analyses were performed, using standard surface observations, aircraft reports, and satellite photography. Data from Oahu’s extensive recording rain gage network were analyzed to determine the mesoscale structure of precipitating cloud systems. Conceptual models of the flood-producing convective elements were then constructed....
Date 1976-02
Type Report
Identifier Schroeder TA. 1976. Meteorological aspects of the Oahu flood of 19 April 1974. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 97. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/1887
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 97
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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