Das Jahrtausendhochwasser von 1342 am Main aus meteorolo-gisch-hydrologischer Sicht : Hydrologische Extreme: nicht nur aus aktuellem Anlass

@inproceedings{Tetzlaff2002DasJV,
  title={Das Jahrtausendhochwasser von 1342 am Main aus meteorolo-gisch-hydrologischer Sicht : Hydrologische Extreme: nicht nur aus aktuellem Anlass},
  author={Gerd Tetzlaff and Michael B{\"o}rngen and Manfred Mudelsee and Armin Raabe},
  year={2002}
}
In July, 1842 the greatest flood of historical times occurred in Central europe, whereby the area of the Main River was particularly hard hit. Near the mouth of Tauber River, a gauge level of approximately 8.5 m may have been reached. Maximum discharge is estimated to have been over 3500 m 3 /s. The flood event probably extended over almost four weeks with middle discharge values of 1600 m 3 /2 corresponding to an effective precipitation height of approximately 175 mm, distributed over 4 days… CONTINUE READING