Flood Warning Systems Approach to Damage Analysis Indisaster Management (Case Study: Mianeh-City)

Document Type : Research Paper



of the natural disasters that annually causes a lot of damage to people and
society, is flood.Timely flood warning system to ensure that final
beneficiaries forecasting system, an appropriate warning is received at the
appropriate time and the appropriate response to protect and minimize the
damage done to their finances.In this regard, Gharanghoochay river catchment,
causing massive floods in Mianeh city has been selected to implement a flood
warning system. In this paper, hydrological modeling for the basin using
HEC-HMS software was obtained and for the entire sub- basin, Muskingum dynamics
equations have been used. The flood located in east Azerbaijan province, floods
2004.06.03 calibrate the model rainfall - runoff flood warning was used.
Continuity check with showers and amount of time before the alarm warning
signal for each station was calculated. After pre-determined according to
abundance of caution showers Hashtrood station, flood warning systems for
flooding areas within the mat-o-flood plan has been designed to suit the
threshold. Under-taking damage riverbank villages and history of natural
disasters in the region and assess the damages incurred to the Mianeh city,
emergency action guidelines was prepared.


Volume 38, Issue 3 - Serial Number 3
December 2015
Pages 89-103
  • Receive Date: 08 March 2014
  • Revise Date: 14 December 2015
  • Accept Date: 27 September 2014
  • Publish Date: 22 November 2015