Essays about: "Heavy rainfall frequency"

Found 4 essays containing the words Heavy rainfall frequency.

  1. 1. Diagnosis of Synoptic Weather Patterns Causing Heavy Rainfall Occurrence Using Self-Organizing Maps

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Aoi Kasai; [2021]
    Keywords : Self-Organizing Map; heavy rainfall frequency; classification; meteorological fields; prediction; heavy rainfall risk; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The annual number of events with precipitation over 50 mm/h have increased from 1970s and this trend is likely to be continued due to climate change in Kyushu, Japan. Therefore, it is important to recognize what kind of meteorological fields have contributed to the occurrence of heavy rainfall events and to reveal whether it is possible to diagnose heavy rainfall risk. READ MORE

  2. 2. Frequency analysis of heavy rainfall related to synoptic weather patterns in Kyushu Island, Japan by using the Self-Organizing Map (SOM)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Norihiro Ohashi; [2018]
    Keywords : Heavy rainfall frequency; Self-Organizing Map; Pattern recognition; Meteorological fields; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Recently heavy rainfall frequency in Kyushu Island, the southwestern part of Japan, during the rainy season, has been increasing due to possibly climate change, global warming. Owing to the recent increase of heavy rainfall frequency, natural disasters related to heavy rainfall including flooding and landslides have occurred and caused serious damages to infrastructures and human lives. READ MORE

  3. 3. Inter-Calibration of Optical Sensors and Implications for Water Quality Monitoring

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Svenja-Maria Hoffmeister; [2017]
    Keywords : Absorbance; fluorescence; optical sensors; DOC; turbidity; water quality; Absorbans; fluorescens; optiska sensorer; DOC; turbiditet; vattenkvalité;

    Abstract : Expected changes in water quality due to a changing climate associated with variabilities in rainfall, runoff and diffusive spreading of pollution pose an emerging risk for the drinking water supply. Extensive monitoring of water quality parameters is of importance and the possibility of sudden extreme events brings up the need of high-frequency measurements. READ MORE

  4. 4. Rainfall and Flood Frequency Analysis in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Ashenafi Tekolla; [2010]
    Keywords : Flood Frequency Analysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In the past years different parts of the Pahang River basin have been affected by problems related to flooding. Many people died or were dislocated from their place, and government and private properties have been damaged causing huge impact on the country’s economy. READ MORE