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hydrometeorology

[¦hī·drō‚mēd·ē·ə′räl·ə·jē]
(meteorology)
That part of meteorology of direct concern to hydrologic problems, particularly to flood control, hydroelectric power, irrigation, and similar fields of engineering and water resources.
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Im indeed humbled by this opportunity to serve the people of Guyana through the Hydrometeorological Service.
Temperatures are forecast to climb as high as 36-38 degrees Celsius in the southern region, including the border area with Cambodia, till late April or early May, according to the Southern Region Hydrometeorological Center.
"If we do not launch generators at the Toktogul reservoir, we will have to discharge water without power production to prevent reservoir overfilling," he explained.Kravtsov also said that power purchasers dictate selling price for Kyrgyzstan.By July 9, the Toktogul reservoir has 17.208 billion cubic meters.The Electric Stations OJSC said earlier that the water level in Toktogul reservoir will each the maximum possible limit of 19.5 billion cubic meters in the 3rd quarter of 2010 based on hydrometeorological data and power production.
"In central Europe, there will be a weak area of higher pressure in the second half of the week," the Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute (SHMaS) informed on Facebook.Hot air will start flowing into the region from the southwest over the weekend, the SHMaS added.
"We will present today the structure of the national radioactivity monitoring system, the technical and human functions and capacities, including the methods and techniques for operative determination of the radiological parameters of the environment - the flow rate of the ambient gamma dose, the concentration of the technical radionuclides in aerosols and atmospheric precipitations, the activity of artificial and natural radionuclides in different elements of the environment - soil and surface waters, as well as the establishment of their activity in natural bioaccumulators - muscles ", explained the director of the State Hydrometeorological Service Violeta Balan.
All together the DRIHM(2US) platform allowed the execution, within a time frame of 4 h, of 48 hydrometeorological workflows with 15 of them (30%) predicting a peak discharge above 500 [m.sup.3] [s.sup.-1], thus justifying, in an operational logic, the issuing of an alert.
Sri Lanka lies in a region which is prone to hydrometeorological disasters.
The training will be attended by representatives of the State Committee on Environmental Protection, the Hydrometeorological Service, the Statistics Agency and civil society.
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Hydrometeorological Hazards: Interfacing Science and Policy
MANILA -- Education Secretary Armin Luistro has reminded agency officials of their roles in times of "hydrometeorological (hydromet) hazards" or extreme weather disturbances that usually result in floods and landslides.
Very important in this regard are the rains in the middle and end of May," says Angelko Angeleski from the Hydrometeorological Service.