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The following sections contain a large quantity of data pertaining to the flood, most of which is in downloadable form.  Don't let the rather bland appearance of this page fool you.  Explore the following links and you will find a lot of qualitative and quantitative information on the flood.
 

The primary purpose of this project is to collect data.  If you have data from the Fort Collins flood, and would like to link to this page, please send e-mail to Prof. Fred L. Ogden.


THE STORM

Qualitative Surface, Radar, and Satellite Observations

Quantitative Rain Gage and Radar-Rainfall Estimates

Quantitative Meteorological Observations, July 1997, Fort Collins



THE WATERSHEDS

Horsetooth Watershed Characteristics Data

Spring Creek Watershed Characteristics Data



FLOOD RUNOFF

USGS Indirect Peak Discharge Measurements
(courtesy of Mark E. Smith, Colorado District, USGS)



DATA ANALYSIS AND MODELING

Data and Runoff Analysis using SWMM and CASC2D




 
 



Data Links

CSU Radar data http://olympic.atmos.colostate.edu/
Doppler http://www.hmsweather.com/doppler.htm

Atmospheric CSU http://olympic.atmos.colostate.edu/flood97.html