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Bibliographic Reference:

Bureau of Meteorology (2003) The Estimation of Probable Maximum Precipitation in Australia: Generalised Short-Duration Method, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia, June 2003, (39pp).




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Please Note:

Note that the Australian and World notable point rainfalls previously given in appendix 3 and 5 of Bulletin 53 may be found at Notable Point Rainfall Events

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Figure 1
[GTSM and GSAM Zones]

Figure 2
GSDM Zones

Figure 3
Moisture Adjustment Factor

Figure 4
Depth-Duration-Area curves of Short Duration Rainfall

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