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Cascading effects of extreme precipitation for three illustrative case studies

Author
Schauwecker, S.; Gascón, E.; Park, S.; Sempere-Torres, D.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
EGU General Assembly 2019
Date of publication
2019
Presentation's date
2019-04-11
Book of congress proceedings
Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 21
First page
1
Last page
1
URL
https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2019/EGU2019-2080.pdf Open in new window
Abstract
Extreme precipitation events can have devastating impacts on society and economy. However, not only is the quantitative forecast of such events difficult and associated with large uncertainties, also are the potential consequences highly complex and challenging to predict. It is thus a demanding task to anticipate the impacts, even more so in situations where human lives or critical infrastructure might be at risk. To assess the cascade of effects of heavy precipitation in an integrated or holis...
Group of research
CRAHI - Center of Applied Research in Hydrometeorology

Participants

  • Schauwecker, Simone  (author and speaker )
  • Gascón, Estíbaliz  (author and speaker )
  • Park, Shinju  (author and speaker )
  • Sempere Torres, Daniel  (author and speaker )