Unit Hydrograph Theory: International Edition

Unit Hydrograph Theory: International Edition
  • Define key components of unit hydrographs
  • Explain why we need unit hydrographs
  • Explain the role of the unit hydrograph in the flood prediction process
  • Identify important terms and assumptions used in unit hydrograph theory
  • Describe the process for application of unit hydrographs to storms covering multiple time durations
  • Describe potential effects on actual hydrograph data based on storm coverage and basin changes
  • Identify situations in which precipitation may not be accurately represented by a unit hydrograph