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Table 1 The different areas and scales used for the simulations

From: Flood modelling for cities using Cloud computing

  Domain Area Cell Boundary Event Number
    size conditions duration of runs
1 Newcastle 4 km2 2 m Rainfall See rainfall 36
  city centre    events 1-36 events  
2 Newcastle 4 km2 1 m Rainfall See rainfall 36
  city centre    events 1-36 events  
3 Newcastle 4 km2 0.5 m Rainfall See rainfall 36
  city centre    events 1-36 events  
4 Newcastle 4 km2 2 m Hypothetical 2 hrs 1
  city centre    flood wave   
5 Whole Newcastle 120 km2 4 m Rainfall See rainfall 36
  City Council area    events 1-36 events  
6 Thames 1100 km2 15 m Tidal surge 33 hrs 2
  estuary    water level and 21 hrs