Rain rate is one of the Core Observatory's essential measurements for understanding where water is on Earth and where it's going.
What does RR stand for?
RR stands for Rain Rate (precipitation measurement)
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As to the rain rate, there is a 13 percent rain deficiency across the country.
The commissioner general for humanitarian aid, Suleiman Abd Al- Rahman , said that said that the average rain rate did not exceed 16 meters and the Nile river hasn't flooded, appealing to voluntary organizations to provide support.
Rain rates are created from different instruments aboard TRMM - Precipitation Radar and the Microwave Imager.
Other subjects covered include optimal geometric description in one-dimensional hydraulic models, measuring medium-scale rain rate, and computing aquifer characteristics using data from a single well push-pull test.
The model runs every 15 minutes when showers are detected and forecasts of instantaneous rain rates provide up to three hours advance notice.
The high rain rates combined with scattered thunderstorms, which in a few cases reformed over the same areas, producing exceptionally heavy rainfall.
They record the rain rate through the level of the underwater sound generated by raindrops and the bubbles they create while splashing into the water.