• Geography
  • Published 1966

Regional Drought Frequency Analysis

@inproceedings{Whipple1966RegionalDF,
  title={Regional Drought Frequency Analysis},
  author={William R. Whipple},
  year={1966}
}
Analysis of severity and duration of droughts in central United States and Massachusetts is compared with available drought data from California, the Clearwater River, Illinois, the Soviet Union, and the Nile River. Considerable basic differences in drought occurrence are found to characterize the different regions. For example, sequential correlation between annual drought flows, which is strongly marked on the Clearwater River, in the U.S.S.R., and in Massachusetts, is not found in central… CONTINUE READING

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