Accession Number:

ADA588211

Title:

Equilibrium Scour Depth at Tidal Inlets

Descriptive Note:

Technical note no. 4-18

Corporate Author:

ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS COASTAL AND HYDRAULICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

This Coastal Engineering Technical Note CETN introduces a simple expression relating maximum discharge per unit width at a location in a tidal inlet to the depth of scour at that location. Application of this provisional guidance is illustrated by three examples

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE