annual flood

annual flood

[′an·yə·wəl ′fləd]
(hydrology)
The highest flow at a point on a stream during any particular calendar year or water year.
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It could not have been the great annual flood, as the higher branches must still have been ice-bound.
According to the annual flood report, Sargodha also faced damages from the flood protection structures in 2016.
This project will provide $114 million in annual flood damage reduction benefits to five million residents of Chicago and 36 surrounding suburban communities.
The Mekong River, and the interconnected Tonle Sap Lake, whose highly productive floodplain is fed by the Mekong's annual flood cycle, provides for more than three-quarters of Cambodians' protein intake in the form of freshwater fish.
When we were building the mall, we commissioned a study spanning a hundred years of flood data in the area, going beyond the annual flood cycles of areas for possible development, and then we added a meter more as allowance,' said Mr.
The council said the flood warning sensors have been funded by Welsh Government and the action plan forms part of the annual flood investigation report for the period 2016-2017.
The latest floods claimed 73 lives across Assam while the annual flood toll stood at 157 in the state.
However, with the completion of the Aswan High Dam in 1970, the annual flood became a thing of the past, and soon Egypt might be unable to even support its surging population, which currently accounts for over 90 million citizens.
Its earnings were impacted by a PS24m hit from the annual Flood Re levy, which was introduced in April to relieve insurers of the heavy costs of flood-related damage and help households obtain affordable insurance in the worst-hit areas.
Annual flood peaks of all stream gauging stations were determined from daily flow data.
Most of them never experience flood as previous annual flood normally does not affect much but a fun festival.
The annual flood has covered roads and settlements in all five municipalities of the capital city with average water height of one to two meters.

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