Civil Engineering - UPSC Civil Service Exam Questions - Discussion

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What is the probable maximum precipitation (PMP) ?

[A]. Projected precipitation for a 100-yr return period
[B]. Maximum precipitation for all past recorded storms
[C]. Upper limit of rainfall, which is justified climatologically
[D]. Effective precipitable water

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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Deepesh said: (Mar 17, 2021)  
Answer should be B because pmp shows the maximum ppt that occurs in a strom at any location.

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