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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 60 days.
22 Aug 2016
New study on the 1941 Gloria Fault earthquake and tsunami
Maria Ana Baptista, Jorge Miguel Miranda, Josep Batlló, Filipe Lisboa, Joaquim Luis, and Ramon Maciá
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1967-1977, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1967-2016, 2016
19 Aug 2016
Analysing the sensitivity of a flood risk assessment model towards its input data
Hanne Glas, Philippe De Maeyer, and Greet Deruyter
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-246, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
18 Aug 2016
A method to estimate freezing rain climatology from ERA-Interim reanalysis over Europe
Matti Kämäräinen, Otto Hyvärinen, Kirsti Jylhä, Andrea Vajda, Simo Neiglick, Jaakko Nuottokari, and Hilppa Gregow
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-225, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
17 Aug 2016
Linking snow depth to avalanche release area size: measurements from the Vallée de la Sionne field site
Jochen Veitinger and Betty Sovilla
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1953-1965, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1953-2016, 2016
17 Aug 2016
Lava flow hazard at Fogo Volcano, Cabo Verde, before and after the 2014–2015 eruption
Nicole Richter, Massimiliano Favalli, Elske de Zeeuw-van Dalfsen, Alessandro Fornaciai, Rui Manuel da Silva Fernandes, Nemesio M. Pérez, Judith Levy, Sónia Silva Victória, and Thomas R. Walter
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1925-1951, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1925-2016, 2016
16 Aug 2016
Regional disaster impact analysis: comparing input–output and computable general equilibrium models
Elco E. Koks, Lorenzo Carrera, Olaf Jonkeren, Jeroen C. J. H. Aerts, Trond G. Husby, Mark Thissen, Gabriele Standardi, and Jaroslav Mysiak
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1911-1924, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1911-2016, 2016
16 Aug 2016
Multi-objective optimization of typhoon inundation forecast models with cross-site structures for a water-level gauging network by integrating ARMAX with a genetic algorithm
Huei-Tau Ouyang
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1897-1909, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1897-2016, 2016
15 Aug 2016
Factors controlling erosion/deposition phenomena related to lahars at Volcán de Colima, Mexico
Rosario Vázquez, Lucia Capra, and Velio Coviello
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1881-1895, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1881-2016, 2016
15 Aug 2016
Overview of the first HyMeX Special Observation Period over Croatia
Branka Ivančan-Picek, Martina Tudor, Kristian Horvath, Antonio Stanešić, and Ivatek Ivatek-Šahdan
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-247, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
12 Aug 2016
Geosphere coupling and hydrothermal anomalies before the 2009 Mw 6.3 L'Aquila earthquake in Italy
Lixin Wu, Shuo Zheng, Angelo De Santis, Kai Qin, Rosa Di Mauro, Shanjun Liu, and Mario Luigi Rainone
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1859-1880, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1859-2016, 2016
10 Aug 2016
Developments in large-scale coastal flood hazard mapping
Michalis I. Vousdoukas, Evangelos Voukouvalas, Lorenzo Mentaschi, Francesco Dottori, Alessio Giardino, Dimitrios Bouziotas, Alessandra Bianchi, Peter Salamon, and Luc Feyen
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1841-1853, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1841-2016, 2016
10 Aug 2016
Large-scale application of the flood damage model Railway Infrastructure Loss (RAIL)
Patric Kellermann, Christine Schönberger, and Annegret H. Thieken
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-259, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
10 Aug 2016
Preface: New challenges for tsunami science: understanding tsunami processes to improve mitigation and enhance early warning
Héléne Hébert, Ira Didenkulova, Hermann M. Fritz, and Gerassimos A. Papadopoulos
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1855-1857, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1855-2016, 2016
09 Aug 2016
Ensemble flood simulation for a small dam catchment in Japan using 10 and 2 km resolution nonhydrostatic model rainfalls
Kenichiro Kobayashi, Shigenori Otsuka, Apip, and Kazuo Saito
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1821-1839, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1821-2016, 2016
09 Aug 2016
Development of super-ensemble techniques for ocean analyses: the Mediterranean Sea case
Jenny Pistoia, Nadia Pinardi, Paolo Oddo, Matthew Collins, Gerasimos Korres, and Yann Drillet
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1807-1819, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1807-2016, 2016
03 Aug 2016
The unrest of the San Miguel volcano (El Salvador, Central America): installation of the monitoring network and observed volcano-tectonic ground deformation
Alessandro Bonforte, Douglas Antonio Hernandez, Eduardo Gutiérrez, Louis Handal, Cecilia Polío, Salvatore Rapisarda, and Piergiorgio Scarlato
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1755-1769, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1755-2016, 2016
03 Aug 2016
VISIR: technological infrastructure of an operational service for safe and efficient navigation in the Mediterranean Sea
Gianandrea Mannarini, Giuseppe Turrisi, Alessandro D'Anca, Mario Scalas, Nadia Pinardi, Giovanni Coppini, Francesco Palermo, Ivano Carluccio, Matteo Scuro, Sergio Cretì, Rita Lecci, Paola Nassisi, and Luca Tedesco
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1791-1806, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1791-2016, 2016
03 Aug 2016
Vulnerability curves vs. vulnerability indicators: application of an indicator-based methodology for debris-flow hazards
Maria Papathoma-Köhle
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1771-1790, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1771-2016, 2016
03 Aug 2016
What if the 25 October 2011 event that struck Cinque Terre (Liguria) had happened in Genoa, Italy? Flooding scenarios, hazard mapping and damage estimation
Francesco Silvestro, Nicola Rebora, Lauro Rossi, Daniele Dolia, Simone Gabellani, Flavio Pignone, Eva Trasforini, Roberto Rudari, Silvia De Angeli, and Cristiano Masciulli
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1737-1753, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1737-2016, 2016
02 Aug 2016
Lightning risk assessment at a high spatial resolution using the resident sub-district scale: A case study in Beijing metropolitan areas
Hai Bo Hu and Jing Xiao Li
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-231, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
01 Aug 2016
Partial reactivation of a huge deep-seated ancient rock slide: recognition, formation mechanism, and stability
Minggao Tang, Qiang Xu, Yusheng Li, Runqiu Huang, Niek Rengers, and Xing Zhu
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1719-1735, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1719-2016, 2016
29 Jul 2016
Enhancing local action planning through quantitative flood risk analysis: a case study in Spain
Jesica Tamara Castillo-Rodríguez, Ignacio Escuder-Bueno, Sara Perales-Momparler, and Juan Ramón Porta-Sancho
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1699-1718, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1699-2016, 2016
29 Jul 2016
Meteorological factors driven glacial till changing and the associated periglacial debris flows in Tianmo Valley, southeast Tibetan Plateau
Mingfeng Deng, Ningsheng Chen, and Mei Liu
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-251, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
29 Jul 2016
Analysis of slope processes in the Vallcebre landslide (Eastern Pyrenees, Spain) by means of Cross Correlation Function applied to high frequency monitoring data
Marco Mulas, Jordi Corominas, Alessandro Corsini, and Jose Moya
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-253, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
27 Jul 2016
Drift simulation of MH370 debris using superensemble techniques
Eric Jansen, Giovanni Coppini, and Nadia Pinardi
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1623-1628, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1623-2016, 2016
26 Jul 2016
Simple and approximate upper-limit estimation of future precipitation return-values
Rasmus E. Benestad, Kajsa M. Parding, Abdelkader Mezghani, and Anita V. Dyrrdal
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-229, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
25 Jul 2016
The role of EMODnet Chemistry in the European challenge for Good Environmental Status
Matteo Vinci, Alessandra Giorgetti, and Marina Lipizer
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-226, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
22 Jul 2016
Using video games for volcanic hazard education and communication: an assessment of the method and preliminary results
Lara Mani, Paul D. Cole, and Iain Stewart
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1673-1689, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1673-2016, 2016
22 Jul 2016
Debris flow impact estimation on a rigid barrier
Federico Vagnon and Andrea Segalini
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1691-1697, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1691-2016, 2016
20 Jul 2016
Influence of expertise on rockfall hazard assessment using empirical methods
Adeline Delonca, Thierry Verdel, and Yann Gunzburger
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1657-1672, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1657-2016, 2016
20 Jul 2016
Comparison and validation of global and regional ocean forecasting systems for the South China Sea
Xueming Zhu, Hui Wang, Guimei Liu, Charly Régnier, Xiaodi Kuang, Dakui Wang, Shihe Ren, Zhiyou Jing, and Marie Drévillon
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1639-1655, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1639-2016, 2016
20 Jul 2016
Mangrove forest against dyke-break-induced tsunami on rapidly subsiding coasts
Hiroshi Takagi, Takahito Mikami, Daisuke Fujii, Miguel Esteban, and Shota Kurobe
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1629-1638, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1629-2016, 2016
19 Jul 2016
Brief Communication: An update of the article "Modelling flood damages under climate change conditions – a case study for Germany"
Fred Fokko Hattermann, Shaochun Huang, Olaf Burghoff, Peter Hoffmann, and Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1617-1622, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1617-2016, 2016
18 Jul 2016
Development of high-resolution multi-scale modelling system for simulation of coastal-fluvial urban flooding
Agnieszka Indiana Olbert, Joanne Comer, Stephen Nash, and Michael Hartnett
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-238, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
15 Jul 2016
Coastal flooding: impact of waves on storm surge during extremes. A case study for the German Bight
Joanna Staneva, Kathrin Wahle, Wolfgang Koch, Arno Behrens, Luciana Fenoglio-Marc, and Emil V. Stanev
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-227, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
13 Jul 2016
An examination of land use impacts of sea level rise induced flooding
Jie Song, Xinyu Fu, Yue Gu, Yujun Deng, and Zhong-Ren Peng
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-157, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
13 Jul 2016
Natural hazard fatalities in Switzerland from 1946 to 2015
Alexandre Badoux, Norina Andres, Frank Techel, and Christoph Hegg
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-232, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
08 Jul 2016
From event analysis to global lessons: disaster forensics for building resilience
Adriana Keating, Kanmani Venkateswaran, Michael Szoenyi, Karen MacClune, and Reinhard Mechler
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1603-1616, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1603-2016, 2016
07 Jul 2016
GPS-derived ground deformation (2005–2014) within the Gulf of Mexico region referred to a stable Gulf of Mexico reference frame
Jiangbo Yu and Guoquan Wang
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1583-1602, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1583-2016, 2016
07 Jul 2016
GIS analysis of effects of future Baltic sea level rise on the island of Gotland, Sweden
Karin Ebert, Karin Ekstedt, and Jerker Jarsjö
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1571-1582, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1571-2016, 2016
06 Jul 2016
Hydrodynamic modelling of coastal seas: the role of tidal dynamics in the Messina Strait, Western Mediterranean Sea
Andrea Cucco, Giovanni Quattrocchi, Antonio Olita, Leopoldo Fazioli, Alberto Ribotti, Matteo Sinerchia, Costanza Tedesco, and Roberto Sorgente
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1553-1569, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1553-2016, 2016
06 Jul 2016
Review article: Potential application of surface methods for the monitoring of organic matter dynamics in marine systems
Galja Pletikapić and Nadica Ivošević DeNardis
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-178, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
06 Jul 2016
Heavy snow loads in Finnish forests respond regionally asymmetrically to projected climate change
Ilari Lehtonen, Matti Kämäräinen, Hilppa Gregow, Ari Venäläinen, and Heli Peltola
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-184, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 2 comments)
05 Jul 2016
Uncertainties in Forecasts of Winter Storm Losses
Tobias Pardowitz, Robert Osinski, Tim Kruschke, and Uwe Ulbrich
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-182, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
05 Jul 2016
Relative role of individual variables on a revised Convective System Genesis Parameter over north Indian Ocean with respect to distinct background state
K. G. Sumesh, S. Abhilash, and M. R. Ramesh Kumar
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-155, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
05 Jul 2016
Estimation of the return period of rockfalls according to the block size
Valerio De Biagi, Maria Lia Napoli, Monica Barbero, and Daniele Peila
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-234, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
04 Jul 2016
Overtopping breaching of river levees constructed with cohesive sediments
Hongyan Wei, Minghui Yu, Dangwei Wang, and Yitian Li
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1541-1551, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1541-2016, 2016
04 Jul 2016
Spatio-temporal smoothing of lightning climatologies
Thorsten Simon, Nikolaus Umlauf, Achim Zeileis, Georg J. Mayr, Wolfgang Schulz, and Gerhard Diendorfer
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-198, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 4 comments)
04 Jul 2016
A multi-service data management platform for scientific oceanographic products
Alessandro D'Anca, Laura Conte, Paola Nassisi, Cosimo Palazzo, Rita Lecci, Sergio Cretì, Marco Mancini, Alessandra Nuzzo, Maria Mirto, Gianandrea Mannarini, Giovanni Coppini, Sandro Fiore, and Giovanni Aloisio
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-177, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
04 Jul 2016
Identification of high risk zones for geological origin hazards using PALSAR-2 remote sensing data: Kelantan river basin, Peninsular Malaysia
Amin Beiranvand Pour and Mazlan Hashim
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-191, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 5 comments)
04 Jul 2016
Typhoon Haiyan's sedimentary record in coastal environments of the Philippines and its palaeotempestological implications
Dominik Brill, Simon Matthias May, Max Engel, Michelle Reyes, Anna Pint, Stephan Opitz, Manuel Dierick, Lia Anne Gonzalo, Sascha Esser, and Helmut Brückner
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-224, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 2 comments)
01 Jul 2016
The flood of June 2013 in Germany: how much do we know about its impacts?
Annegret H. Thieken, Tina Bessel, Sarah Kienzler, Heidi Kreibich, Meike Müller, Sebastian Pisi, and Kai Schröter
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1519-1540, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1519-2016, 2016
01 Jul 2016
High-resolution wave and hydrodynamics modelling in coastal areas: operational applications for coastal planning, decision support and assessment
Achilleas G. Samaras, Maria Gabriella Gaeta, Adrià Moreno Miquel, and Renata Archetti
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1499-1518, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1499-2016, 2016
01 Jul 2016
Quantifying the effect of forests on occurrence frequency and intensity of rockfalls
Christine Moos, Luuk Dorren, and Markus Stoffel
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-230, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
30 Jun 2016
Contribution of storms to shoreline changes in mesotidal dissipative beaches. Case study in the Gulf of Cadiz (SW Spain)
María Puig, Laura Del Río, Theocharis A. Plomaritis, and Javier Benavente
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-199, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 2 comments)
30 Jun 2016
Study on the drought risk of maize in the farming-pastoral ecotone in Northern China based on physical vulnerability assessment
Zhiqiang Wang, Jingyi Jiang, and Qing Ma
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-204, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 3 comments)
28 Jun 2016
Communication strategies to address geohydrological risks: the POLARIS web initiative in Italy
Paola Salvati, Umberto Pernice, Cinzia Bianchi, Ivan Marchesini, Federica Fiorucci, and Fausto Guzzetti
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1487-1497, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1487-2016, 2016
28 Jun 2016
Operative and reliable landslide forecasting and influence of geology to predictability
Emanuele Intrieri and Giovanni Gigli
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-221, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 2 comments)
27 Jun 2016
Classification of karst springs for flash-flood-prone areas in western Turkey
Muhterem Demiroglu
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 1473-1486, doi:10.5194/nhess-16-1473-2016, 2016
27 Jun 2016
Data-driven Flood Analysis and Decision Support
Meng-Han Tsai, Er-Xuan Sung, and Shih-Chung Kang
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-141, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
27 Jun 2016
Effects of sample size on estimation of rainfall extremes at high temperatures
Berry Boessenkool, Gerd Bürger, and Maik Heistermann
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-183, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
27 Jun 2016
Effects of Y-type spillway lateral contraction ratios on debris flow patterns and scour features behind a check dam
Huayong Chen, Jinfeng Liu, and Wanyu Zhao
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/nhess-2016-189, 2016
Manuscript under review for NHESS (discussion: open, 2 comments)
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