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Tag: Hydrology Selecting hydrology analysis method

Each of the first five methods listed above are appropriate to use for different design conditions and none of the methods will cover all situations. The first step in performing a hydrologic analysis is to determine which method is most appropriate. Generally there is no need to select more than one method. 1. Rational Method: This method is used when

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Tag: Hydrology General Hydrology

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Olympia Service Center (OSC) Hydraulics Branch uses several methods of determining runoff rates and/or volumes. Experience has shown them to be accurate, convenient, and economical. The following methods will be discussed in detail in subsequent sections of this chapter 1. The Rational Method 2. The Santa Barbara Urban Hydrograph (SBUH) Method 3. Published

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