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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 31 Systems Engineering Australia Pty Ltd July 2016 Table 3-1 Coastal Numerical hydrodynamic modelling domains. Grid Origin Grid Angle Grid Size (# elements) Spatial Resolution Spatial Extent Domain Lat Lon X axis bearing X Y X Y deg deg deg Along Shore Off Shore deg km km km B15 -12.00 132.93 -10 166 71 0.025 2.780 459 195 B16 -13.57 129.92 20 186 91 0.025 2.780 514 250 B17 -16.10 129.34 65 186 81 0.025 2.780 514 222 B15C02 -12.20 134.07 -10 301 106 0.005 0.556 167 58 B16C01 -12.94 130.45 20 161 326 0.005 0.556 89 181 B16C02 -11.21 132.58 20 31 41 0.005 0.556 17 22 B16C03 -11.94 133.21 20 96 101 0.005 0.556 53 56 B17C02 -14.39 129.49 65 121 71 0.005 0.556 67 39 B17 B16 B15 B17C02 B16C02 B16C03 B16C01 B15C02 Figure 3-9 Extents of the hydrodynamically-modelled coastal regions.