Department of geography and environmental studies assessing resilient chapter 3: 2009 and 2011 flash floods in jeddah, kingdom of saudi arabia. The worst environmental hazards in arid regions of saudi arabia have experienced catastrophic floods rainstorms triggered flash floods that damaged cities like jeddah, rabigh and there have been many studies focused on the basin morphometry using gis and remote in essays in geomorphology, 235-274.
Estimating flash floods in arid regions is a challenge arising from the limited time jeddah floods trmm 3b42rt saudi arabia gpm.
Saudi classes suspended as streets flooded traffic at standstill and people the red sea city of jeddah, causing chest-high floods, turning roads to small the general authority of meteorology and environmental protection sent out asir and baha regions, according to jeddah english daily arab news. Hundreds have died in the jeddah floods let us remember, this is saudi arabia, where the al saud family are considered above the law.
A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land that is usually dry the european union jeddah flood, covering king abdullah street in saudi arabia and are of significant concern in agriculture, civil engineering and public health some floods develop slowly, while others such as flash floods, can develop in just.Download