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Flood of April 13, 1980, Mobile, Alabama

Open-File Report 80-1183

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Abstract

This report presents basic data collected during the flood of April 13, 1980, in Mobile, Alabama. The data consists of high-water marks, accumulative rainfall, peak discharge at local gaging stations, hydrographs of discharge and rainfall, and photographs at various locations taken during and immediately after the flood. The report presented in map-series and lists data that are readily usable by local planners and developers. During th afternoon of April 13, 1980, the National Weather Service at Mobile recorded a total of 10.4 inches of rainfall. Immediately after the flood approximately 60 to 70 percent of the roads in the Mobile area were impassable. (USGS)

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Flood of April 13, 1980, Mobile, Alabama
Series title:
Open-File Report
Series number:
80-1183
Edition:
-
Year Published:
1980
Language:
ENGLISH
Description:
1 map ; on 4 sheets 50 x 46 cm.