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Guide to Storm Surge Forecasting

WMO-No. 1076

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Geneva
Année de publication
2011
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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.

Langue de la publication
Anglais
Nombre de pages
120 p.
Format
Numérique
ISBN
978-92-63-11076-3
Type de la publication
Numéro officiel
WMO-No. 1076
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