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Flood producing rain in Thames-Coromandel, New Zealand, April 1981

Year: 
1982
Volume: 
2
Issue: 
1
Author(s): 
B. Collen
J. Hassell
Abstract: 

Prolonged heavy rain during the period 12-14 April 1981 led to serious and widespread flooding, believed to be the worst on record, in the Thames-Coromandel area. The meteorological situation that produced this rain is described and analyses of the observed rainfalls are presented.

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