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Climatological probabilities of precipitation for the conterminous United States.
Probabilities of 6-, 12-, and 24-hr precipitation (0.01 in. or more) for 108 stations, showing diurnal and seasonal trends, are given.
Normal monthly number of days with precipitation of .5, 1.0, 2.0, and 4.0 inches or more in the contiguous United States.
Four series of 12 maps of the United States, each 1: 10,000,000, present precipitation data based on the 30-yr period 1931-60.
Summary of hourly observations.
This publication was printed for each station where 24 hourly observations were recorded daily for the period 1951-60. The contents are: a narrative description of the location and topography of each station; tables of ...
Two to ten day precipitation for return periods of 2 to 100 years in the contiguous United States.
Twenty-four maps showing 2-, 4-, 7-, and 10-day point precipitation values for return periods of 2, 5, 10, 25, 50, and 100 yr and interpolation diagrams for obtaining values for intermediate durations and return periods ...
Surface winds near the center of hurricanes (and other cyclones).
Observed wind and pressure data from 14 hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico and along the Atlantic coast of the United States are presented. Data from three tropical storms off the middle Atlantic coast are also included.
Rainfall frequency atlas of the United States for durations from 30 minutes to 24 hours and return periods from 1 to 100 years.
Forty-nine maps showing 30-min 1-,2-,3-,6-,12-, and 24-hr point precipitations for return periods of 1, 2, 5, 10, 25, 50, and 100 yr and interpolation diagrams for obtaining values for intermediate durations and return ...
Frequency and areal distribution of tropical storm rainfall in the United States coastal region on the Gulf of Mexico.
Rainfall within 150 mi of the storm track and 100 mi inside the coastline during the period 24 hr before landfall to 24 hr after are discussed.
Characteristics of the hurricane storm surge.
The development of storm surges is described and data on outstanding hurricane-produced surges along the Gulf and Atlantic coasts are presented.