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 level in the reservoir does not exceed the maximum flood level +163.
Sharp peaks of High to Very High Flood Level are expected in River Jhelum at Mangla (Inflow) during the next 24 hours.
Khan Hill Torrents, besides, sharp peak of Medium to High Flood Level in River Jhelum at Mangla (Inflows) are expected during the next 24 hours.
As the water inflow in the four live rivers has been increasing during past four days, the river Kabul has attained the stage of medium flood at Nowshera and the mighty Indus is nearing the low flood level at Jinnah and Chashma barrages, source said to research analyst-PAGE.
Although developers will need to build internal floors above the predicted flood level and include other anti-flood measures, it certainly seems to be tempting fate.
The flood threat in Kashmir Valley today reduced in view of the weather holding up over the past 24 hours resulting in substantial decrease in water level of River Jhelum, which is now flowing below the flood level.
The order sets the flood level to which new and rebuilt federally funded structures must be resilient.
The standard establishes the flood level to which new and rebuilt federally funded structures or facilities must be resilient; however, agencies will have some flexibility in selecting one of three approaches for establishing the flood elevation and hazard area they use in siting, design and construction:
According to the NDMA, River Indus in Guddu is most likely to attain a very high flood level that will range between 600,000 to 700,000 Cusecs on September 15 and 16.
This derivation showed that one-in-10 year flood level at Atlantic City would exceed any flood known there from the observational record by the middle of the century.
Built near a bay, its ground floor is raised 30 inches above the current 500-year flood level and 42 inches above the 100-year flood level.
Budapest Mayor Istvan Tarlos said earlier that the city would be able to withstand a flood level of 930 centimeters without causing significant damage.