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Atmospheric Rivers Linked to a Wet December

Posted on February 18th, 2016

New research points to atmospheric rivers as a likely trigger of major rainfall events, like the one that overflowed the Mississippi’s banks last December.

Flooding near Dubuque Street and City Park in Iowa City, 2013.

The Power of Statistics in Flood Prediction

Posted on December 9th, 2013

IIHR graduate student Tibebu Ayalew hopes to develop a statistical method of flood prediction that works across multiples scales of time and space.

Loebsack Pushes for National Flood Center

Posted on June 28th, 2011

By Lynda Waddington, The Iowa Independent U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack introduced legislation to create a National Flood Research and Education Consortium. … Loebsack said he hopes the national center, which is supported by the Iowa Flood Center, will advance the understanding of the causes of flooding, implement advanced flood prediction methods, and promote policies to […]

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