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Flood of January 5-6, 1992, in Puerto Rico

Flood of January 5-6, 1992, in Puerto Rico

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Earth Science Information Center, Open-File Reports Section [distributor] in San Juan, P.R, Denver, CO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Floods -- Puerto Rico,
  • Flood damage -- Puerto Rico

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Heriberto Torres-Sierra
    SeriesU.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 95-374
    ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15002985M

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Flood of January 5-6, 1992, in Puerto Rico Download PDF EPUB FB2

Flood of January, in Puerto Rico By Heriberto Torres-Sierra ABSTRACT Severe flooding affected at least 40 municipalities in Puerto Rico during JanuaryA combined weather system, consisting of a cold front and an upper level trough, produced hour total rainfall of as much as 20 inches on the island's mountainous : Heriberto Torres-Sierra.

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- News Release. FEMA and COR3 Obligate an Additional $ million for Recovery Work in Puerto Rico. GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA and the Central Office for Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience, or COR3, have obligated over $ million in additional funds for 44 projects related to the recovery and reconstruction of Puerto.

This data release provides flooding extent polygons (flood masks) and depth values (flood points) based on wave-driven total water levels for 22 locations within the States of Hawaii and Florida, the Territories of Guam, American Samoa, Puerto Rico, and the U.S.

Virgin Islands, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR GEOLOGICAL SURVEY EVALUATION OF LANDSLIDE HAZARDS RESULTING FROM THE OCTOBERSTORM IN PUERTO RICO by Randal1 W.

Jibson U.S. Geological Survey Reston, Virginia U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report A report submitted to the Federal Emergency Management Agency Cited by: 8. The Puerto Rico floods produced the deadliest single landslide on record in North America, killing at least people in the Mameyes neighborhood of barrio Portugués Urbano in floods were the result of a westward-moving tropical wave that emerged off the coast of Africa on September The system moved into the Caribbean Sea on October 5 and Location: Puerto Rico.

Puerto Rico is an archipelago among the Greater Antilles located between the Dominican Republic and the US Virgin Islands, and includes the eponymous main island and several smaller islands, such as Mona, Culebra, and capital and most populous city is San Juan.

The territory's total population is approximately million, more than 20 U.S. g code: +, + Past Weather in San Juan, Puerto Rico — Yesterday and Last 2 Weeks. This is scary. Both I and a fellow blogger, Horty of the Dr.

Rex blog, “It is what it is,” live on opposite coastlines in Central Florida, sometimes called the I-4 corridor.I have not wanted to pay attention to the news reports regarding this biggest storm ever, Miss Irma heading in the direction of the Caribbean Islands, Puerto Rico, maybe Cuba, and then somewhere on.

The four radar systems used by the Federal Aviation Administration in Puerto Rico were broken and took almost two weeks to restore. One of the radar systems is located at Punta Salinas in Toa Baja.

Flood control project. In midthe United States Army Corps of Engineers announced it would be undertaking a major flood control project of a river that often causes flooding in Toa Area: km² ( sq mi).

His first major news story was also the hurricane. He eventually progressed to editor of the paper. Inhe published the book, "A Wind to Shake the World", on the now infamous hurricane. The book focused on the human stories of primarily Long Island and New England.

Thank you very much, Mr. Sewell, for sharing your experiences. Education. Ph.D. Fisheries Science, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, M.S. Wildlife Management, West Virginia University, B.S.

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Research. History: Established by an act of Febru (78 Stat. 17), and Law No. 9, Apof the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, to examine all factors bearing upon the present and future relationship between the United States and Puerto Rico. Chaired by Presidential adviser James H.

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