Guide to Storm Surge Forecasting

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Guide to Storm Surge Forecasting

WMO-No. 1076

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Geneva
Año de publicación
2011
Resumen

The National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs) of an increasing number of maritime countries are actively engaged in the provision of storm surge forecast services for a wide range of maritime and coastal activities, in particular for coastal defense, shipping, fisheries, offshore mining, commerce, coastal engineering, construction and recreation. This guide draws attention to vulnerabilities in coastal areas exposed to storm surges by focusing on risk forecasting, in addition to hazard forecasting.

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Inglés
Número de páginas
120 p.
Formato
Digital
ISBN
978-92-63-11076-3
Tipo de material
Número oficial
WMO-No. 1076
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