Floods in New Mexico magnitude and frequency. by Leon A. Wiard

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  • Floods -- New Mexico.

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ContributionsNew Mexico. State Highway Dept.
LC ClassificationsQE75 .C5 no. 464
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p.
Number of Pages13
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Open LibraryOL256118M
LC Control Numbergs 64000337

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Residential area dealing with flooding after heavy rain in SE New Mexico Faith Egbuonu Octo AM. ROSWELL, N.M.- Flash floods have taken over southeast New Mexico for days. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Wiard, Leon A., Floods in New Mexico (DLC)gs (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource.

The warm rain melted snowpack and caused floods in and near the high terrain areas of southwest and south central New Mexico. Flooding with recurrence intervals of more than years occurred on the Gila River above the San Francisco River.

While the record crest at the Gila River near Gila was recorded in the September event, the third. Mexico receives an average annual rainfall of mm, which are distributed in the hydrological cycle as follows: 72% evapotranspiration, 21% becomes runoff and 6% as aquifer recharge.

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Flooding has been exacerbated by Sally's creeping speed – the storm came ashore at only 3 mph, bringing new rain to areas it had already soaked while lingering in the Gulf of Mexico.

Floods in southern Mexico had started to recede on November 6,when the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer on NASA’s Terra satellite captured the top image. The lower image, from October 5,shows Tabasco, Mexico, before the floods started.

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Curves relate mean annual flood and drainage area. An emergency is in force across five states in southern Mexico as the authorities battle to cope with the worst floods to hit the area for 40 years.

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