flood level

flood level

In a plumbing fixture, the level at which water begins to overflow the top or rim of the fixture.
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The NDMA claimed that the water flow in the River Sutlej at Sulemanki was likely to range between 45,000 to 70,000 cusecs (low flood level) during next 48 hours and at Islam between 40,000 to 60,000 cusecs (low flood level).
River water flows showed that Guddu Barrage was currently having medium level flows of 397,089 cusecs upstream and 362,839 cusecs downstream whereas Sukkur Barrage is also having medium flood level with upstream flows of 364,630 cusecs and downstream flows of 303,625 at 6pm.
On the other hand, Executive Engineer Irrigation Multan Chaudhry Muhammad Zahid said there was no threat to irrigation infrastructure as low flood level was recorded in river Sutlej on Wednesday.
MULTAN -- :There was no threat to irrigation infrastructure as low flood level was recorded in river Sutlej on Wednesday.
According to a report quoting Flood Forecasting Division of Met department in Lahore, with current downstream discharge of 57000 cusecs at Ganda Singh wala, river is still at below flood level.
According to flood notification issued by Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), 'Medium to High Flood level is expected in River Sutlej at GS Wala and all the others major rivers will remain in Low to Medium Flood Level,' within the next 48 hours.
Under the scenario, the FFD said, high to very high flood level was expected in the Hasri, Bein, Basanter, Ujh, Jhajri, Kather and Deg nullahs of the Ravi, and in Palku, Aik and Bhimber nullahs of the Chenab rivers.
Officials said in some areas rains had eased but some rivers in the eastern part of the country were still above flood level. Authorities asked residents to remain alert.
At the Stratton Lock and Dam in McHenry, the river was measured Sunday at 4.27 feet, which is minor flood level. In New Munster, Wisconsin, where the flood level is 12 feet, the river measured at 12.32 feet.
He has also asked the officials to construct watchtower, staff housing quarters at the maximum height to the Highest Flood Level (HFL) level to shield from rampant river flow and high flood level.
Sialkot -- Low flood level has been observed in River Chenab at Headmirala here on Monday.
"Very high flood level is expected from September 23 in River Chenab at Marala and downstream, River Jhelum at Mangla, Rivers Ravi and Sutlej along with associated nullahs of Rivers Chenab and Ravi," the FFD said in a statement issued on Saturday.