Journal cover Journal topic
Hydrology and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 2463-2481, 2017
http://www.hydrol-earth-syst-sci.net/21/2463/2017/
doi:10.5194/hess-21-2463-2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed
under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Research article
10 May 2017
Regionalizing nonparametric models of precipitation amounts on different temporal scales Tobias Mosthaf and András Bárdossy
Publications Copernicus
Download
Short summary
Parametric distribution functions are commonly used to model precipitation amounts at gauged and ungauged locations. Nonparametric distributions offer a more flexible way to model precipitation amounts. However, the nonparametric models do not exhibit parameters that can be easily regionalized for application at ungauged locations. To overcome this deficiency, we present a new interpolation scheme for nonparametric models and evaluate the usage of daily gauges for sub-daily resolutions.
Parametric distribution functions are commonly used to model precipitation amounts at gauged and...
Share