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Assessment of the G2G Model performance for the Cumbria floods of 21 November 2009. Report to the Operational Implementation of Grid to Grid onto the NFFS Project

Robson, Alice J.; Cole, Steven J.; Moore, Robert J.. 2010 Assessment of the G2G Model performance for the Cumbria floods of 21 November 2009. Report to the Operational Implementation of Grid to Grid onto the NFFS Project. Flood Forecasting Centre, 18pp. (CEH Project Number: C04005, C04218 and C04217)

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Abstract/Summary

This note is prepared by CEH Wallingford in response to a request from the Flood Forecasting Centre for an appraisal of the performance of the G2G Model in simulating and forecasting the floods affecting Cumbria on 21 November 2009. The performance assessment relates to how well the G2G Model transforms estimates of rainfall, based on observations and forecasts, into estimates of river flow across Cumbria using a 15-minute time-step and 1 km model grid.

Item Type: Publication - Report (UNSPECIFIED)
Programmes: CEH Topics & Objectives 2009 - 2012 > Water > WA Topic 3 - Science for Water Management > WA - 3.1 - Develop next generation methods for river flow frequency estimation and forecasting
CEH Sections: Boorman
Funders/Sponsors: Flood Forecasting Centre
Additional Keywords: flood, forecasting, G2G hydrological model, Cumbria flood, rainfall forecast, numerical weather prediction model
NORA Subject Terms: Hydrology
Meteorology and Climatology
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Date made live: 01 Oct 2012 11:00
URI: http://nora.nerc.ac.uk/id/eprint/19677

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