Sims said that he could not find a neighbour who did not lose an appliance to the surge
that day, and even spoke to one neighbour who saw her whole home surge
protector burned out.
MOA blocks have been known to be able to provide very good surge
protection to equipments used in electrical power stations and substations for more than a decade.
* a surge
in strategic coherence among civilian and military efforts
For fast front surges
of an 8/20 [micro]s wave shape, both models display similar accuracy degrees although, for these wave shapes, the simplified model has the highest percent error always for the 20 kA amplitude.
Application Guidelines Overvoltage Protection, Dimensioning, Testing, and Application of Metal-oxide Surge
Arresters in Medium Voltage networks, 1999.
The researchers found that there has been a "Katrina magnitude" storm surge
every 20 years.
The storm prompted evacuations along the eastern English coast after Britain's Environment Agency warned the country could face its worst tidal surge
in 60 years.
Yuqian, "The general status and statistics of storm surges
in the coast area of Tianjin," Marine Forecasts, vol.
We first configured ESSMS using a sophisticated ocean model ROMS in ECS to simulate the typhoon-induced storm surge
. Case simulation of Typhoon Soulik demonstrates that the modeled storm surge
is generally realistic.
He said the research came out of the need to accurately predict storm surges
, given the devastating impact of such events on low-lying areas, noting that most of Jamaica's coastline is prone to storm surge
Instead of simply focusing on weather-related warnings, the updated system would highlight the hazards of storm surges
, which could enable people to act swiftly in the face of disaster.
During the North American monsoon (NAM) season (July-September), the most severe thunderstorms that cause life-threatening flash floods in the North American Southwest are due to surges
of very moist air traveling northward from the tropical eastern Pacific along the Gulf of California.