SCIPP Documents

A Survey of Flood Information Needs: Spring 2012 Pilot Test Results

Researchers at SCIPP and three NWS River Forecast Centers (RFC) piloted an online survey that was sent to various state floodplain managers, emergency managers, and broadcast meteorologists in the SCIPP region. This report is based on responses from 70 people who provided information about their oversight on recent flood events.

An Assessment of the Climate-Related Needs of Oklahoma Decision Makers

This report is comprised of information from interviews in 2010 and 2011 with twenty-three decision-makers in local, tribal, state, federal, non-profit, and for-profit agencies across Oklahoma.

SCIPP Monitor: April 2011

In this issue:

  • The Urban Influence on Precipitation in the Southeastern United States
  • Drought Update
  • April's Extreme Weather

AR Planner & EM Webinar - 1. Introduction: Why Are We Doing This?

This presentation introduces that topic of planners and emergency managers working together. It was presented on a webinar on March 30, 2017.

AR Planner & EM Webinar - 3. Working with Emergency Management

This is a presentation about how Benton County Planning Director Kevin Gambrill has worked with emergency managers. Mr. Gambrill presented on a webinar that SCIPP held on March 30, 2017.

AR Planner & EM Webinar Agenda

Agenda from a webinar that SCIPP held for planners and emergency managers in Arkansas on March 30, 2017.

Climate Hazard Brochure Series - Flash Flooding

Over the past 30 years, flash flooding was responsible for the highest number of weather related fatalities within the United States (NOAA). On average, more U.S. property damage is due to floods than any other weather related disaster (NOAA). Similar to drought and tornados, flash floods occur in all states and can occur at all times of the year. Some states within the SCIPP region, such as Texas, are particularly susceptible to flash floods.

Climate Training 0: Sample Workshop Agenda

This is a sample workshop agenda used for climate training workshops in 2014.

Climate Training 11: 2007 Flooding & Tropical Storm Erin

This is the final of 11 climate training presentations. Presentation time suggestion: 60 minutes. File size: 9MB. Author: Jeffrey Basara.

SCIPP Monitor: December 2015

In this issue:

  • Water Reservoir Data Visualization Tool
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • A Little History of the Bonnet Carre Spillway