The Hydrology of Urban Runoff

by A.L. Tholin,
C.J. Keifer,


Serial Information: Journal of the Sanitary Engineering Division, 1959, Vol. 85, Issue 2, Pg. 47-106


Document Type: Journal Paper

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Abstract: Study of rainfall runoff relationships based upon Design Storm of three hours duration; Chicago Hydrograph Method of sewer design evaluates rainfall abstractions and flow detentions which intervene between hyetograph of rainfall and hydrographs of sewer supply and sewer outflow; design charts are presented; effect of nonuniform areal distribution of rainfall upon sewer flow hydrographs; sewer gaging station established in 10 acre residential area.

Subject Headings: Runoff | Sewers | Urban areas | Rainfall-runoff relationships | Rainfall duration | Nonuniform flow | Hydrographs | Flow distribution | Flow duration | North America | Illinois | United States | Chicago

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