ABSTRACT

Hazus Hurricane Model Technical Manual   [open pdf - 34MB]

From the Background: "The Hazus Hurricane Loss Estimation Methodology provides state, local, tribal, and territorial (SLTT) officials with a decision support software for estimating potential losses from hurricane events. This loss estimation capability enables users to anticipate the consequences of hurricanes and develop plans and strategies for reducing risk. The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) based software can be applied to study geographic areas of varying scale with diverse population characteristics and can be implemented by users with a wide range of technical and subject matter expertise."

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Date:
2021-03
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Federal Emergency Management Agency: https://www.fema.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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