Short Review on Some Estimation of Probable Maximum Precipitation Studies

Kamini Isparan, Lariyah Mohd Sidek, Hidayah Basri, Kah Hoong, Rashid Rafzi

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Surpassing a dam shape can bring about harm to the dam divider or projections through breaking. Those mistakes can result in the marvelous danger of biting the earth toll, sudden cost of redoing the dam, the pace of the more flood hurt downstream and charge to the network due to the flight of a water supply. Gigantic precipitation and its antagonistic effects, for the greatest thing through floods, are represented from most bits of the segment. The reduction of such results, e.g., by means of planning (dams, etc.), requires measurements at the degree and repeat of huge precipitation events. The measurements are commonly gotten from a period relationship of saw past occasions. By means of their inclination, such events are conflicting; frequently, a repeat of one such occasion for every one hundred years is mounted. Observational spans oftentimes include occasions of a totally two or three decades. This article moreover attempts to review issues by angle explanations on likely most extreme precipitation (PMP) and PMF, around unmistakable methods for PMF estimations, use of PMP and PMF relying upon past assessments, test research of PMP and PMF.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWater Resources Development and Management
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 01 Jan 2020

Publication series

NameWater Resources Development and Management
ISSN (Print)1614-810X
ISSN (Electronic)2198-316X

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law
  • Water Science and Technology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment

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    Isparan, K., Mohd Sidek, L., Basri, H., Hoong, K., & Rafzi, R. (2020). Short Review on Some Estimation of Probable Maximum Precipitation Studies. In Water Resources Development and Management (pp. 197-203). (Water Resources Development and Management). Springer.