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(Illinois State Water Survey, 1982)Hydrologic, meteorological, and climatological aspects of the 1980-1981 drought in Illinois are addressed. The drought is evaluated in terms of precipitation, streamflow, lakes and reservoirs, and groundwater resources of ...
(1992)The 1988-1989 drought was one of the most disastrous droughts in the history of the state. Hydrologic, meteorological, and climatological aspects of the 1988-1989 drought in Illinois are addressed. The drought is evaluated ...
(Illinois State Water Survey, 1982)
(Illinois State Water Survey, 1983)A series of moderate floods, some locally severe, occurred in Illinois in 1982. Flooding existed from late January to mid April and included three major events a late January flood in southern Illinois caused by a record ...
(2010-05-19)Mesoscale Gravity Waves (MGWs) are large pressure perturbations that form in the presence of a stable layer at the surface either behind Mesoscale Convective Systems (MCSs) in summer or over warm frontal surfaces behind ...
(Illinois State Water Survey, 1975)In the analysis of METROMEX field data, nine rain periods (case days) in 1972 and 1973 were chosen for in-depth investigations aimed to better define the urban-related mechanisms that cause the summer rainfall in and east ...
(Illinois State Water Survey, 1973)Metromex is a large-scale investigation of inadvertent weather modification in an urban area, sited at St. Louis. Analyses to date from 2 years of data collected in the 5-year Metromex field program are summarized in this ...