By Richard H. McCuen

Real-world in point of view, this e-book bargains an applications-oriented advent to engineering research and layout tools which are concerning a variety of parts of the hydrologic cycle, specifically city hydrology. The publication explores the actual methods of the hydrologic cycle, t he computational basics of hydrologic research, and the weather of layout hydrology. For someone attracted to Hydrology or Hydraulics andin Civil Engineering, Environmental technological know-how, Forestry, and Geology.

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Upstream hydrograph (I) 4. Erosivity index (R) Soil erodibility factor (K) Topographic factor (0 Cover factor (C) Support factor (P) 5. Length (HL) Slope (Y) Storage (S) Model or Transfer Function Rational formula QP = CiA (Eq. 7-20) Figure 8-17 Output Known Peak discharge (Q,) LA, Qp Volume of storage Qi, Qo9 v,, ( vs> Downstream hydrograph (0,) SCS lag equation Watershed time lag (L) L, HL, Y, S Runoff Volume (Q) Q, p 6. Storage (S) Rainfall (P) (Eq. 7 4 2 ) Unknown vs Known C C, i , A Figure 8-17 Q,, Q,, Coefficients of Eq.

1-8. Floodwater with an average depth of 1 in. over a 96-acre parking lot drains into a small river during a storm of 10 min. The average rate of water discharging from the river during the storm is 360 ft3/sec. 5; (d) 96. CHAPTER OBJECTIVES 1. Provide statistical fundamentals that are important to a wide variety of analysis problems in hydrology. 2. Show that statistical methods are not a set of unrelated analysis tools but are meant to be applied sequentially in solving hydrologic problems. 3.

Recognizing that the effort is outside your area of professional competency, what action, if any, should you take? Case Study 3. A public agency issues a request for proposals on a design project that is in your area of professional expertise. Your supervisor indicates that you will be in charge of writing the proposal, which you believe will be a three- to four-week effort. Your supervisor tells you to charge the time to a project that is currently in progress but to which you have no involvement and is totally unrelated to the project for which you will be writing the proposal.

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