Proceedings of Hydrometcentre of Russia. Vol. 356
© Методический кабинет Гидрометцентра России
S.V. Borsch, Y.A. Simonov, A.V. Khristoforov
FLOOD FORECASTING AND EARLY WARNING SYSTEM FOR RIVERS OF THE BLACK SEA SHORE OF CAUCASIAN REGION AND THE KUBAN RIVER BASIN
The reviewer: Doctor V.Yu. Georgievsky
Main aspects, methodology, principles of setup and operation of the flood forecasting and early warning system are described. Short-range forecast techniques of daily discharge on the hydrological river gauges of the Black Sea shore of the Caucasian region and the Kuban river basin are incorporated into the system. The main objective of the system is to increase quality and robustness of the operative decisions on flood prevention measures and water resources utilization. Developed structure and software of the forecasting system have universal nature and thus can be implemented in different regions of the Russian Federation.
The book is addressed to specialists in hydrometeorological forecasting, hydrology, water resources, environmental monitoring and ecology.