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Tropical Cyclone Storm Surge Exceedance Product Description


Product Description Documents

  1. Tropical Cyclone Storm Surge Probabilities:
    http://products.weather.gov/PDD/PSURGE_2011.pdf.
  2. Probabilistic Tropical Cyclone Storm Surge Exceedance Products:
    PDDEXP_PSURGE_exceedance_2011_signed032511.pdf.

Contents:

  1. Overview
  2. Product Description (for 10-90% exceedance)
  3. Format & Science Basis
  4. Availability
  5. Examples

5. Examples



Example 1. Probability of storm surge reaching or exceeding 5 feet in southern Florida.




Example 2. Heights which have a 10% chance of being exceeded in southern Florida.

Additional examples of the product are available in the archive tab.


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    Page last Modified: March 28, 2011.
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