Velocity Distribution


A reference table for codes that describe velocity flow distribution within the cross-section over time. I.e. whether the velocity distribution of flow within the cross-section is mostly steady or pulsating.


United States Geological Survey, Surface Water User Group

Reference List

Code Sort Order Valid Flag Name Description
UNSP 1 true Unspecified The velocity variation during the discharge measurement was not specified.
STDY 2 true Steady The velocity was steady during the discharge measurement.
PULS 3 true Pulsating The velocity was pulsating during the discharge measurement.