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close this book Measuring drought and drought impacts in Red Sea Province
close this folder 3. Drowght, food stress, and the flood and rainfall record for Red Sea Province. Roy Cole
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View the document Introduction
View the document Precipitation In Red Sea Province
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View the document A definition of drought
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View the document Appendix 3.1. Annual floods for nine khors In Red Sea Province and Khor Gash in Kassala Province.
View the document Appendix 3.2. Annual flood 2 scores for nine khors in Red Sea Province and Khor Gash in Kassala Province.
View the document Appendix 3.3. Annual rainfall in mililmetres for 19 gauging stations in eastern region, Sudan.
View the document Appendix 3.4. Annual rainfall z scores for 19 gauging stations in eastern

Appendix 3.1. Annual floods for nine khors In Red Sea Province and Khor Gash in Kassala Province.

Table 3.9. Annual floods in cubic metres, Khors Aiterba, 'Arab and Arba'at.

Khor Aiterba

Khor 'Arab

 

Khor Arba'at

       

Year

Volume*

Year

Volume

Year

Flood

Flow**

Floods

       

Volume

Volume

and Flow

 

1977

6679425

1960

3883203

1957

14701480

2811170

17512650

1978

6266306

1961

14377191

1958

9846225

1347844

11194069

1979

5181696

1962

4640592

1959

47125198

999570

48124768

1980

6668739

1963

3647072

1960

10164516

0

10164516

1981

22745285

1964

33397056

1961

10835120

6410958

17246078

1982

7132806

1965

 

1962

10016618

5146416

15163034

1983

1585458

1966

6216335

1963

7264706

7264706

 

1984

948006

1967

40502232

1964

5216727

5216727

 

1985

0

1968

7397496

1965

     

1986

17952165

1969

13633582

1966

9146808

9146808

 

1987

3764457

1970

0

1967

13527184

13527184

 
   

1971

3194103

1968

     
   

1972

3453205

1969

521370

5907946

6429316

   

1973

16706136

1970

9309064

4398372

13707436

   

1974

17018364

1971

3778713

4229998

8008711

   

1975

21010873

1972

20019218

3825381

23844599

   

1976

31580204

1973

67608120

5154562

72762682

   

1977

8788883

1974

0

3867995

3867995

   

1978

51993344

1975

7158744

3561140

10719884

   

1979

25212744

1976

18105828

3998287

22104115

   

1980

2230092

1977

3918489

4281730

8200219

   

1981

7186457

1978

72601850

3847592

76449442

   

1982

5415246

1979

72317441

8300635

80618076

   

1983

0

1980

20496884

10109752

30606636

   

1984

0

1981

23504123

8536980

32041103

   

1985

4161672

1982

25856239

5596138

31452377

   

1986

23182884

1983

18060302

4339600

31452377

   

1987

17998695

1984

15493752

4520110

20013862

       

1985

26862210

2863584

29725794

       

1986

0

2315799

2315799

       

1987

1.88E+08

1992834

1.9E+08

       

1988

66974256

2737736

69711992

* All records are in cubic meters except Khors Baraka and Gash which are in feddans inundated.

** Permanent flow.

Tabel 3.10. Annual floods, Khors Baraka, Gash, and Gwob.

Khor Baraka

Year

Flooded Area

Year

Flooded Area

Year

Flooded Area

Year

Flooded Area

1900

19068

1922

42000

1944

86000

1966

27000

1901

13369

1923

49863

1945

114000

1967

112000

1902

14611

1924

35000

1946

96000

1968

111000

1903

18465

1925

31000

1947

65210

1969

28000

1904

39671

1926

33900

1948

26000

1970

110000

1905

33492

1927

60000

1949

56250

1971

40000

1906

36332

1928

75000

1950

168000

1972

82525

1907

50647

1929

125000

1951

38167

1973

88546

1908

27658

1930

100000

1952

50000

1974

124641

1909

45324

1931

85000

1953

134949

1975

167000

1910

51287

1932

99000

1954

27455

1976

56000

1911

43923

1933

70000

1955

2602

1977

118000

1912

53495

1934

66000

1956

177873

1978

128000

1913

30061

1935

25000

1957

22165

1979

35953

1914

76598

1936

82000

1958

71787

1980

61213

1915

38159

1937

43000

1959

117721

1981

55680

1916

122661

1938

85000

1960

23485

1982

63535

1917

93190

1939

54000

1961

214838

1983

78315

1918

42670

1940

50000

1962

12491

1984

35000

1919

47797

1941

64000

1963

22685

1985

95000

1920

135977

1942

76000

1964

117435

1986

88358

1921

54914

1943

71480

1965

29000

   
 

Khor Gash

Khor Gwob

Year

Flooded Area

Year

Flooded Area

Year

Volume

Year

Volume

1963

37802

1976

61892

1958

530855

1973

2756056

1964

70852

1977

64593

1959

27916104

1974

5499146

1965

49185

1978

65278

1960

0

1975

5503613

1966

60593

1979

54446

1961

18829481

1976

14543618

1967

103948

1980

54951

1962

16609946

1977

0

1968

45333

1981

 

1963

835452

1978

5760882

1969

80353

1982

50184

1964

610101

1979

4083526

1970

80557

1983

38358

1965

4877111

1980

0

1971

86970

1984

51531

1966

7861405

1981

821619

1972

74101

1985

55371

1967

1319211

1982

2773504

1973

72174

1986

46579

1968

441017

1983

0

1974

100007

1987

47000

1969

1930961

1984

0

1975

159441

1988

78000

1970

0

1985

0

       

1971

0

1986

0

       

1972

2047338

1987

0

Table 3.11. Annual floods, Khors Kass, Sallum, Tahamyam, and 'Udrus.

Khor Kass

Khor Sallum

Khor 'Udrus

     

YearVolume Year Volume

 

YearVolume

     

1974

24939468

1958

1382260

1960

842657

1975

3264158

1959

3920478

1961

9005

1976

7560343

1960

346285

1962

1792596

1977

4122927

1961

1196811

1963

4000417

1978

13073481

1962

1433899

1964

3579394

1979

27907570

1963

17542606

1965

447556

1980

3136285

1964

8411399

1966

12732343

1981

4607328

1965

9647082

1967

2449567

1982

3755871

1966

3754362

1968

1747935

1983

0

1967

3706716

1969

 

1984

0

1968

2346186

1970

0

1985

2432349

   

1971

3055169

1986

10878012

   

1972

983214

1987

11179737

   

1973

7973056

       

1974

1049670

       

1975

1071787

Khor Tahamyam

     

1976

1260379

       

1977

1080071

Year

Volume

   

1978

1356198

       

1979

 

1974

182719

   

1980

 

1975

4076658

   

1981

2996280

1976

9472397

   

1982

3457701

1977

769429

   

1983

0

1978

5158257

   

1984

6480234

1979

2151159

   

1985

0

1980

0

   

1986

1986624

1981

0

   

1987

4234689

1982

0

       

1983

0

       

1984

0

       

1985

0

       

1986

3582558

       

1987

0