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Flood forecasting and warning

Description

One in a series of factsheets produced by Alberta’s River Forecast Centre, this factsheet explains how River Forecast Centre (RFC) monitors the weather, river conditions, and mountain snowpack to assess the risks of flooding in the province, and explains the different kinds of advisories the RFC may issue.

Updated

December 1, 2018

Tags
River Forecast Centre flood events flood forecasting flood hazard monitoring flood mitigation flood warning flood watch high streamflow advisory high water events ice advisory ice jam warning ice jam watch spring runoff advisory

Title and publication information

Type
Fact Sheet
Extent

2 pages

Frequency

Annual

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Environment and Parks

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Resource Dates

Date Created

2018-12-01

Date Added

2019-09-11T14:57:15.340151

Date Modified

2018-12-01

Date Issued

2018-12-01

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