Collaboration with Deltares on FEWS for Bandon River Catchment

On October 19th and 20th, BRIDGE SMS staff attended training course in Cork, Ireland with Deltares staff in order to develop a Flood Early Warning System (FEWS) for Bandon River Catchment by using Delft-FEWS software for flood nowcasting and forecasting. During the training a historic simulation and forecast for Bandon River Catchment was conducted based on the data recorded on BIRD and WILD devices, OPW (Office for Public Works) gauges and GFS (Global Forecast System) weather forecast data.

OPW gauging stations

Global Forecast System