Smith, Paul J. and Hughes, Danny and Beven, Keith J. and Cross, Philip and Tych, Wlodek and Blair, Gordon and Coulson, Geoffrey (2009) Towards the provision of site specific flood warnings using wireless sensor networks. Meteorological Applications, 16 (1). pp. 57-64. ISSN 1350-4827Full text not available from this repository.
An important aspect of flood risk management is the issuing of timely flood alerts. The spatial, as well as temporal, scale of these warnings is important. In many situations efficient risk management may be aided by the provision of local flood predictions at a high spatial resolution. Examples of such situations include issuing warnings for small groups of outlying houses or key infrastructure locations such as power sub-stations. In this paper a methodology for providing automated, detailed and location specific warnings which are computed on-site is presented.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Meteorological Applications|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||flood warning ; wireless networks ; kalman filter ; DBM ; ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS ; IDENTIFICATION ; CALIBRATION ; UNCERTAINTY ; INUNDATION ; MODELS ; TIME|
|Subjects:||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications|
Faculty of Science and Technology > Lancaster Environment Centre
Faculty of Science and Technology > Engineering
|Deposited By:||Mr Richard Ingham|
|Deposited On:||27 Oct 2009 09:46|
|Last Modified:||26 Jul 2012 16:42|
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