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Data and Analysis
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.
Qualitative Surface, Radar, and Satellite Observations
Quantitative Rain Gage and Radar-Rainfall Estimates
Quantitative Meteorological Observations, July 1997, Fort Collins
Horsetooth Watershed Characteristics Data
Spring Creek Watershed Characteristics Data
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
CSU Radar data http://olympic.atmos.colostate.edu/
Atmospheric CSU http://olympic.atmos.colostate.edu/flood97.html