HEC-HMS with Application to Dam Safety: Agenda

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

  • 8:00 am to 8:45 am Setup and Introductions
  • 8:45 am to 9:30 am LECTURE 1 History and Evolution of Hydrologic Design for Dams
  • 9:30 am to 9:45 am Break
  • 9:45 am to 10:30 am LECTURE 2 Fundamental Processes in Hydrology
  • 10:30 am to 11:00 am LECTURE 3 Introduction to HEC-HMS
  • 11:00 am to 11:45 am WORKSHOP 1 Using HEC-HMS
  • 11:45 am to 12:45 pm Lunch
  • 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm LECTURE 4 Hydrologic Modeling for Gaged and Ungaged Watersheds
  • 1:45 pm to 2:30 pm LECTURE 5 Basin Rainfall Analysis Sources
  • 2:30 pm to 2:45 pm Break
  • 2:45 pm to 3:30 pm WORKSHOP 2 Acquiring Rainfall
  • 3:30 pm to 4:00 pm LECTURE 6 Temporal Distribution of Rainfall and HMS Storms
  • 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm WORKSHOP 3 Analyzing Storms

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

  • 8:00 am to 8:30 am WORKSHOP 3 – Analyzing Storms (Continued) and Review
  • 8:30 am to 9:15 am LECTURE 7 Methods for Estimating Loss Rates
  • 9:15 am to 9:45 am LECTURE 8 Using NRCS Soil Data in Estimating Loss Rates
  • 9:45 am to 10:00 am Break
  • 10:00 am to 11:00 am WORKSHOP 4 Loss Rate Parameters
  • 11:00 am to 11:30 am LECTURE 9 Unit Hydrograph Approach to Rainfall-Runoff Modeling
  • 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Lunch
  • 12:30 pm to 1:15 pm LECTURE 10 Synthetic Unit Hydrograph Methods
  • 1:15 pm to 2:30 pm WORKSHOP 5 Synthetic Unit Hydrographs
  • 2:30 pm to 2:45 pm Break
  • 2:45 pm to 3:30 pm LECTURE 11 Frequency Analysis
  • 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm WORKSHOP 6 HEC-SSP and Streamstats
  • 4:15 pm to 4:45 pm LECTURE 12 The Basics of Calibration
  • 4:45 pm to 5:30 pm WORKSHOP 7 Chambersburg Hydrologic Study Workshop

Thursday, June 20, 2019

  • 8:00 am to 8:15 am Review
  • 8:15 am to 9:00 am LECTURE 13 Hydrologic Channel Routing
  • 9:00 am to 9:30 am WORKSHOP 8 Channel Routing
  • 9:30 am to 9:45 am Break
  • 9:45 am to 10:45 am LECTURE 14 Reservoir Routing
  • 10:45 am to 11:45 am WORKSHOP 9 Reservoir Routing
  • 11:45 am to 12:45 pm Lunch
  • 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm WORKSHOP 10 Comprehensive Workshop
  • 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm LECTURE 15 Current Issues in Hydrology
  • 2:15 pm to 2:30 pm Break
  • 2:30 pm to 3:45pm WORKSHOP 10 Comprehensive Workshop (Continued)
  • 3:45 pm to 4:00pm Questions and Answers
  • 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm Examination
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