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NT Remote Communities Storm Tide Study and Inundation Mapping

Details:

Title

NT Remote Communities Storm Tide Study and Inundation Mapping

Creator

Systems Engineering Australia Pty Ltd

Issued by

Northern Territory. Department of Land Resource Management

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; J1507-PR001B

Date

2016-07-01

Description

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; 'This report documents tropical cyclone (TC) storm tide hazard analyses that will provide the basis for reliable risk analyses of major remote towns and indigenous communities on the West Coast, Arnhem Land and Tiwi Islands.' - Introduction

Notes

This Storm Surge Study Report was produced with funding provided by the Northern Territory and Australian Governments through the Natural Disaster Resilience Program. 'Numerical Modelling and Risk Assessment' - on cover.; Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Table of contents

Executive summary -- Introduction -- The study localities -- Methodology to assess the storm tide hazard -- Simulation model results -- Conclusion -- References -- List of Appendices A-C.

Language

English

Subject

Storm surges; Storm surges; Cyclones; Maps; Mathematical models

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Palmerston

Series

J1507-PR001B

Format

vi, 62, 4,3,8 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 30 cm.

File type

application/pdf

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/267238

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/443309

Page content

NT Department of Land Resource Management NT Remote Communities Storm Tide Study and Inundation Mapping J1507-PR001B 28 Systems Engineering Australia Pty Ltd July 2016 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 1 10 100 1000 W in d S p e e d + 1 0 m A G L Tc at 2 m s 1 Return Period or ARI y Model V600 Model V0.2 V0.2 Gusts (DC) V600 Mean (HC) V600 Mean (HM) Darwin Airport 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 1 10 100 1000 W in d S p ee d + 10 m M SL m s -1 Return Period R y Model V600 Model V0.2 V0.2 Gusts (DC) V600 Mean (HC) V600 Mean (HM) Gove Airport Figure 3-7 Statistical TC simulation model prediction of regional wind speeds at Darwin and Gove Airport; blue indicates mean V600 winds and red is V0.2,600 peak gusts, adjusted to +10m Tcat 2.