Articles | Volume 28, issue 3
Technical note
08 Feb 2024
Technical note |  | 08 Feb 2024

Technical Note: Resolution enhancement of flood inundation grids

Seth Bryant, Guy Schumann, Heiko Apel, Heidi Kreibich, and Bruno Merz

Model code and software

FloodDownscaler Seth Bryant

Short summary
A new algorithm has been developed to quickly produce high-resolution flood maps. It is faster and more accurate than current methods and is available as open-source scripts. This can help communities better prepare for and mitigate flood damages without expensive modelling.