maximum flood

maximum flood

[′mak·sə·məm ′fləd]
(oceanography)
The greatest speed of a flood current.
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The level in the reservoir does not exceed the maximum flood level +163.
The Chairman said maximum flood water swept to sea every year due to shortage of water reservoirs.
In the days immediately preceding the maximum flood, the column was anointed with saffron and musk in order to help induce the most beneficial water level.
He says other countries such as Malaysia and Singapore apply various methods to retain maximum flood waters in underground reservoirs and tanks, but Sri Lanka does not look that way.
This is explained by the hypothesis which states that the maximum flow that can circulate through a watershed in function of its drainage area is associated to a superior limit, on the basis of the theory of the Probable Maximum Precipitation (PMP) and the Probable Maximum Flood (PMF).
making it possible to predict inundation areas, maximum flood levels, and other flood-related information.
Flaviana Hilario said, "if we reach the 212-meter maximum flood season high water level of the Angat Dam by the end of the year, it can sustain the water requirements of consumers until the next rainy season.
Suppose that the characteristics of annual maximum flood hydrograph consist of flood peak [Q.
Hydrologist used the Probable maximum precipitation magnitude to calculate the probable maximum flood (PMF) that is helpful in the design of hydraulic and water conservation structures.
Parsel in C structures constructed to increase the time of concentration 3% drahwadh and biological operations, the implementation rate of 44% in maintainability is increased as a result of the impact of the maximum flood discharge has been achieved reduction in the 34%.
The army has been deployed in Supaul, Saharsa and Madhepura districts, which are said to be much more vulnerable although the state government has identified nine districts of north Bihar which could face the maximum flood fury in case it comes.

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