Flood of June 2003 in southwest-central Florida

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by , [Reston, Va.?]: U.S. Geological Survey
Floods -- Florida, Stream measurements -- Fl
SeriesU.S. Geological Survey -- FS-113-03, Fact sheet (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- FS-03-113
ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. :
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Open LibraryOL13633343M
OCLC/WorldCa54780114

Table 1-Peak discharges at selected sites in southwest-central Florida de truction caused by flood, and providing information for planning. Flood of June 21Jnformation on peak discharges for elected gaging station (fig.

1) in south we t­ central Florida is shown in table 1. The data include peak discharge, peak stage, recur­. A series of severe thunderstorms brought heavy rainfall and flooding to southwest-central Florida during JuneThe storms and resultant precipitation were caused by a late-season stationary cool front (Canadian high pressure ridge) that combined with tropical moisture from the Gulf of Mexico to produce above-normal rainfall over already saturated ground (National Weather Service.

Flood of June in southwest-central Florida 4 p. (OCoLC) Online version: Kane, Richard L. Flood of June in southwest-central Florida. [Reston, Va.?]: U.S. Geological Survey, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource.

Flood of JuneInformation on peak discharges for selected gaging stations (fig. 1) in southwest- central Florida is shown in table 1. The data include peak discharge, peak stage, recur­ rence interval, gaging-station period of record, and date and magnitude of the largest histor­ ical peak discharge recorded prior to June Author: Richard L.

Kane. Flood of June in southwest-central Florida by Richard L Kane, edition, in English. Flood of June 24, Information on peak discharges for selected gaging stations (fig. 1) in southwest-central Florida is shown in table 1. The data include peak discharge, peak stage, recur-rence interval, gaging-station period of record, and date and magnitude of the largest histor-ical peak discharge recorded prior to June Additional Physical Format: Kane, Richard L.

Flood of June in southwest-central Florida 4 p. (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government. The Flood of June in Southwest Central Florida. By Richard Kane August June A series of severe thunderstorms swept through southwest Central Florida on June 21 to Precipitation associated with these storms resulted in flooding in parts of Desoto, Hardee, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties.

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