SC050069 - Coastal Flood Forecasting

Theme:Incident Management and Community
Project status:Completed
Start date:01/02/2006
End date:31/12/2008
Keywords:
  • Flood Defence
Contractor:
  • HR Wallingford
Contact:

PROJECT SUMMARY

This project has produced two reports to demonstrate more sophistiated approaches to nearshire and coastline modelling. This included exploring the use of probabilisitic flood forecasting techniques to improve predictions of coastal flooding in the UK; and developing improved methods for surge, nearshore wave and coastal flood forecasting.