cumec


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cumec

[′kyü‚mek]
(mechanics)
A unit of volume flow rate equal to 1 cubic meter per second.
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Water content in the river has reduced to 70 cumec in winter now where it used to be 1500-1600 cumec during summer.
The extra water in conjunction with a 15 cumec release from Kielder Reservoir also helped the situation in the Tyne estuary, moving many fish out of danger and upstream.
000 cumec under atmospheric pressure,upstream and downstream transition with cc lining *total length of tunnel including transition is approximately 0.
A six gate tunnel intake structure of 280 cumec capacity will be connected with three conventional flushing surface basins installed at their end for taking sediment back into river.
Tyne had an extra two-day 15 cumec release from Kielder Water to coincide with a weather front that was due to help salmon and sea-trout out of the estuary.
Plus, the minimum volume of nonstop flow, which stood at 6 cumec and one of the main apprehensions, has been assessed and then decision on retaining minimum nonstop flow of 250-300 cumec operating one unit continuously has been taken, added the note.