discharge hydrograph

discharge hydrograph

[′dis‚chärj ′hī·drə‚graf]
(civil engineering)
A graph showing the discharge or flow of a stream or conduit with respect to time.
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They included Waller Creek in their study, and predicted that "the time sequence of the discharge hydrograph will be shortened, the peak discharge will be increased, and the unit yield (in/m[i.
While the system calculates discharge hydrographs for all 420,000 links, communicating this information directly to the general public would be impractical and meaningless in most locations.
The fundamental differences are rooted in the hydraulic performance, the size, the speed pattern, the basic form of the regressive and progressive curves, and also the discharge hydrographs.
Evidence of year-to-year variation in Kaskawulsh Glacier meltwater routing has been observed in Kluane Lake discharge hydrographs (Johnson, 1991b).