Magnitude and Frequency of Iowa Floods:HR-2, 1966

(1966) Magnitude and Frequency of Iowa Floods:HR-2, 1966. Transportation, Department of

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Abstract

Flood records for regular and partial-record gaging stations are contained in the following pages. Each listing contains the station number .and name, descriptive paragraphs pertaining to the station, and a listing of the flood peaks available through the 1965 water year 2/. 2/ A water year is the period from October 1 to the following September 30 and has the same yearly designation as September. Peaks above a base as well as annual peaks are listed. These provide the data for a partial-duration flood-frequency curve. Most of the material is self-explanatory and needs no discussion. However, a few items may be made clearer by the brief explanation which follows.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Floods, Flood damage, Magnitude, Natural frequency, HR-2
Subjects: Transportation
Transportation > Traffic safety
Transportation > Environment
Transportation > Environment > Water
Transportation > Environment > Weather and climate
ID Code: 21763
Deposited By: Iowa DOT Library
Deposited On: 04 Mar 2016 20:38
Last Modified: 13 Dec 2017 18:55
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/21763