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Author Skupień, Emilia
Affiliation Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering 27 Wyspianskiego St., 50-370 Wroclaw, Poland
E-mail emilia.skupien@pwr.wroc.pl
Author Tubis, Agnieszka
Affiliation Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering 27 Wyspianskiego St., 50-370 Wroclaw, Poland
E-mail agnieszka.tubis@pwr.edu.pl
Author Bačkalić, Todor
Affiliation University of Novi Sad Department of Traffic Engineering Trg Dositeja Obradovića 6, 21 000 Novi Sad, Serbia
E-mail tosa@uns.ac.rs
ISSN printed 1733-8670
URI https://repository.am.szczecin.pl/handle/123456789/2532
Abstract The paper presents the impact of the weather on inland navigation conditions. Each mode of transportation depends on the weather, but inland navigation is the one most affected by it. Inland navigation is strongly dependent on the water level in a river bed, which is a result of weather conditions. In Poland the depth of inland waterways is relatively low, but the biggest consideration is the weather which results in the variability of this level. The variability of hydrotechnical conditions results in problems with planning for transportation. It is widely known that water is one of the most important factors in the hydrotechnical conditions of inland navigation and it is directly correlated with the weather. In this paper the authors present the impact of temperature on the duration of the navigation season on the Border Oder, based on research conducted in the years from 2004 to 2018 and the authors also investigated important changes in the weather conditions during last few years. The results showed that the number of navigable days has dropped significantly over the investigated period as a result of changes in the climate.
Pages 61-66
Publisher Scientific Journals Maritime University of Szczecin, Zeszyty Naukowe Akademia Morska w Szczecinie
Keywords inland navigation
Keywords navigation conditions
Keywords hydrotechnical conditions
Keywords water level
Keywords weather impact
Keywords transport planning
Title The impact of the weather on inland navigation conditions
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ISSN on-line 2392-0378
Language English
Funding No data
Figures 5
Tables 1
DOI 10.17402/337
Published 2019-07-01
Accepted 2019-06-06
Recieved 2019-04-29


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