California Water and Environmental Modeling Forum
Promoting Excellence and Consensus in Water and Environmental Modeling

P.O. Box 488, Sacramento, CA 95812  DiamondBullet  916-607-0435  DiamondBullet  DiamondBullet

Technical Workshop
Flood Modeling in California

Purpose: To provide information on current flood modeling tools used in California

Wednesday, October 18, 2006
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Bonderson Hearing Room, 1st Floor
901 P Street, Sacramento, CA


8:30 a.m.    Introduction

9:00 a.m.    David Ford:  “The Kevin Bacon Game” – Flood Modeling Edition (.ppt 14 MB)

9:45 a.m.    Break

10:00 a.m.   National Weather Service River Forecast Center:
                     Generating Quantitative Precipitation Forecasts for River Modeling (.ppt 6 MB)

10:45 a.m.   National Weather Service River Forecast Center:
                     Generating Operational River Forecasts (.ppt 4 MB)

11:30 a.m.   Lunch

1:00 p.m.     United States Army Corps of Engineers:
                     Generating Flood Frequencies – Updating the NOAA-14 Atlas (.ppt 4.2 MB)

1:45 p.m.     Update of Features of the HEC Models for Flood Modeling (.ppt  0.5 MB)

 2:30 p.m.    Break

2:45 p.m.     Flood Models of the DWR Division of Flood Management (.ppt  6.5 MB)

3:30 p.m.     John DeGeorge -  RMA: Modeling the Flooding of Delta Islands

4:15 p.m.     Closing Remarks

4:30 p.m.     Adjourn