Floods of November 1978 to March 1979 in Arizona and west-central New Mexico
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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Office, For sale by Distribution Branch, Text Produces Section, U.S. Geological Survey in Washington, D.C, Alexandria, Va .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Arizona.,
  • New Mexico.

Subjects:

  • Floods -- Arizona.,
  • Floods -- New Mexico.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby B.N. Aldridge and T.A. Hales ; prepared in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation ... [et al.].
SeriesU.S. Geological Survey water-supply paper ;, 2241
ContributionsHales, T. A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB1399.4.A6 A42 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 149 p. :
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2815930M
LC Control Number83600217

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  Floods of November to March in Arizona and West-Central New Mexico By B. N. ALDRIDGE and T. A. HALES Prepared m cooperat1on w1th the U 5 Bureau of Reclamation, U 5 Army Corps of Engmeers, los Angeles D1str1ct, Ar~zona Department of Water Resources, Flood Control D1str1ct of Mancopa County, and Get this from a library! Floods of November to March in Arizona and west-central New Mexico. [B N Aldridge; T A Hales] By March floods on the upper Salt and Verde Rivers had caused $ million in damage and filled reservoirs upstream from Phoenix (Aldridge and Eychaner, ; Aldridge and Hales, ). Then during February , , another flood occurred that had the greatest impact on the largest number of residents in Arizona   For New Mexico and Arizona, the most damaging event occurred on December , , when an early season rain event across southern New Mexico produced the heaviest and most extensive rainfall of the period. The warm rain melted snowpack and caused floods in and near the high terrain areas of southwest and south central New  ›  › Safety.

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