THE QUANTITATIVE EVALUATION OF THE RISK OF DISASTER FROM TROPICAL CYCLONES

Evaluates meteorological and hydrological factors involved in assessing tropical cyclone vulnerability: frequencies, tracks, and intensities; analysis of speed and direction of motion; landfall; analyses of winds, rainfall, and storm surges; risk evaluation - warning timeliness, forecast accuracy; and social and economic aspects.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Cost is $27.00.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Unipub

    Box 433, Murray Hill Station
    New York, NY  USA  10016
  • Publication Date: 1976

Media Info

  • Pagination: 143 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00159587
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Unipub
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SPE 8
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 20 1977 12:00AM