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- 1.00 in rain on 1.00 mi 2 2.32 10 6 ft 3 1.74 10 7 gal 6.58 10 4 m 3 Rainfall-runoff conversion 1.00 in rain on 1.00 mi 2 for 1.00 hr 645 ft 3

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Physical Hydrology 2/e S.L. Dingman UnitConvExrSM.doc UNIT CONVERSION Convert the measured values in the left-hand column to their equivalents in other units given in the same row. Observe the rules in Section A.3, including those pertaining to significant figures. Most conversion factors can be found inside the front cover of Physical Hydrology. Convert to to to Weight density of water 1.00 g(F) cm -3 1000 kg(F) m -3 62.4 lb ft -3 9810 N m -3 Atmospheric pressure 14.7 lb ft. -2 7.04 10 3 dyne cm -2 704 N m -2 0.704 kPa Dynamic viscosity of water 1.80 10 -2 dyne s cm -2 1.80 10 -3 N s m -2 3.76 10 -5 lb s ft -2 1.80 10 -3 Pa s Velocity 14 cm s -1 0.46 ft s -1 1.2 10 4 m day -1 0.313 mi hr -1 Discharge 653 ft 3 s -1 18.5 m 3 s -1 2.93 10 5 gal min -1 4.22 10 8 gal day -1 Rainfall-runoff conversion
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Unformatted text preview: 1.00 in. rain on 1.00 mi 2 2.32 10 6 ft 3 1.74 10 7 gal 6.58 10 4 m 3 Rainfall-runoff conversion 1.00 in. rain on 1.00 mi 2 for 1.00 hr 645 ft 3 s-1 1.83 10 4 L s-1 18.3 m 3 s-1 Water-balance conversion 1.00 in. rain on 1.00 mi 2 in 1.00 yr 7.37 10-2 ft 3 s-1 2.09 L s-1 2.09 10-3 m 3 s-1 Area 1.00 mi 2 2.59 10 6 m 2 2.59 km 2 259 ha Temperature 12 o F 24 o C 249 K Temperature 63.2 o F 17.3 o C 290.5 K Temperature 14.7 o C 5.5 o F 258.5 K Temperature 20 o C 68 o F 293 K Temperature difference of 9.6 F o 5.3 C o 5.3 K Temperature difference of 12.9 C o 23.2 F o 12.9 K Heat capacity of water 1.00 cal g-1 C o-1 4190 J kg -1 K-1 1.00 BTU lb-1 F o-1...
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