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rain intensity
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The rate at which rain is falling at any given instant, usually expressed in inches per hour.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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Used For
rainfall intensity
Broader Term
hydrologic factors
Related Term
rain
water interception
Spanish
intensidad de lluvias
Term Number
46374