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Hydrology 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 30 days.
02 Dec 2016
Technical Note: Design flood under hydrological uncertainty
Anna Botto, Daniele Ganora, Pierluigi Claps, and Francesco Laio
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-637, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
01 Dec 2016
Hydrological recovery in two large forested watersheds of southeastern China: the importance of watershed properties in determining hydrological responses to reforestation
Wenfei Liu, Xiaohua Wei, Qiang Li, Houbao Fan, Honglang Duan, Jianping Wu, Krysta Giles-Hansen, and Hao Zhang
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4747-4756, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4747-2016, 2016
01 Dec 2016
Contrasting transit times of water from peatlands and eucalypt forests in the Australian Alps determined by tritium: implications for vulnerability and the source of water in upland catchments
Ian Cartwright and Uwe Morgenstern
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4757-4773, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4757-2016, 2016
01 Dec 2016
Comparing Intensity–Duration–Frequency curves derived from CMORPH and radar rainfall estimates over the Eastern Mediterranean
Francesco Marra, Efrat Morin, Nadav Peleg, Yiwen Mei, and Emmanouil N. Anagnostou
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-597, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
01 Dec 2016
Effects of vegetation and soil on evapotranspiration, flow regime, and basin storage in three nearby catchments in northeast Japan
Shoji Noguchi, Tomonori Kaneko, Shin'ichi Iida, Wataru Murakami, and Takanori Shimizu
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-616, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
01 Dec 2016
Role of surface hydrology in determining the seasonal cycle of Indian summer monsoon in a general circulation model
Shubhi Agrawal and Arindam Chakraborty
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-591, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
30 Nov 2016
Using rainfall thresholds and ensemble precipitation forecasts to issue and improve urban inundation alerts
Tsun-Hua Yang, Gong-Do Hwang, Chin-Cheng Tsai, and Jui-Yi Ho
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4731-4745, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4731-2016, 2016
30 Nov 2016
Simple Scaling of extreme precipitation in North America
Silvia Innocenti, Alain Mailhot, and Anne Frigon
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-586, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
30 Nov 2016
Anthropogenic wetlands due to over-irrigation of desert areas; A challenging hydrogeological investigation with extensive geophysical input from TEM and MRS measurements
Ahmad A. Behroozmand, Pietro Teatini, Jesper B. Pedersen, Esben Auken, Omar Tosatto, and Anders V. Christiansen
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-630, 2016
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30 Nov 2016
Seasonal streamflow forecasts for Europe – I. Hindcast verification with pseudo- and real observations
Wouter Greuell, Wietse H. P. Franssen, Hester Biemans, and Ronald W. A. Hutjes
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-603, 2016
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30 Nov 2016
Seasonal streamflow forecasts for Europe – II. Explanation of the skill
Wouter Greuell, Wietse H. P. Franssen, and Ronald W. A. Hutjes
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-604, 2016
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30 Nov 2016
Upscaling of soil moisture content from surface to profile: multi-station testing of observation operators
Xiaodong Gao, Xining Zhao, Luca Brocca, Ting Lv, Gaopeng Huo, and Pute Wu
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-617, 2016
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29 Nov 2016
Delineation of homogenous regions using hydrological variables predicted by projection pursuit regression
Martin Durocher, Fateh Chebana, and Taha B. M. J. Ouarda
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4717-4729, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4717-2016, 2016
29 Nov 2016
Coupled hydro-meteorological modelling on a HPC platform for high-resolution extreme weather impact study
Dehua Zhu, Shirley Echendu, Yunqing Xuan, Mike Webster, and Ian Cluckie
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4707-4715, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4707-2016, 2016
29 Nov 2016
Area-averaged evapotranspiration over a heterogeneous land surface: Aggregation of multi-point EC flux measurements with high-resolution land-cover map and footprint analysis
Feinan Xu, Weizhen Wang, Jiemin Wang, Ziwei Xu, Yuan Qi, and Yueru Wu
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-602, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
29 Nov 2016
Capillary rise affecting crop yields under different environmental conditions
Joop Kroes, Iwan Supit, Martin Mulder, Jos Van Dam, and Paul Van Walsum
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-598, 2016
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29 Nov 2016
Assessment of the effectiveness of Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) in the delivery of desired Ecosystem Services in Sasumua catchment, Kenya
Charles Nduhiu, John Mwangi Gathenya, John Kimani Mwangi, Malik Aman, and Titus Mutisya
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-541, 2016
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29 Nov 2016
Monitoring and modeling infiltration-recharge dynamics of managed aquifer recharge with desalinated seawater
Yonatan Ganot, Ran Holtzman, Noam Weisbrod, Ido Nitzan, Yoram Katz, and Daniel Kurtzman
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-613, 2016
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28 Nov 2016
Simulations of water, heat, and solute transport in partially frozen soils
Mousong Wu, Per-Erik Jansson, Xiao Tan, Jiesheng Huang, and Jingwei Wu
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-507, 2016
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25 Nov 2016
Modeling the paradoxical evolution of runoff in pastoral Sahel. The case of the Agoufou watershed, Mali
Laetitia Gal, Manuela Grippa, Pierre Hiernaux, Léa Pons, and Laurent Kergoat
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-623, 2016
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25 Nov 2016
Historical and future trends in wetting and drying in 291 catchments across China
Zhongwang Chen, Huimin Lei, Hanbo Yang, Dawen Yang, and Yongqiang Cao
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-588, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
25 Nov 2016
Seasonal cycles and trends of water budget components in 18 river basins across Tibetan Plateau: a multiple datasets perspective
Wenbin Liu, Fubao Sun, Yanzhong Li, Guoqing Zhang, Yan-Fang Sang, Jiahong Liu, Hong Wang, and Peng Bai
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-624, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
25 Nov 2016
Multiple-point statistical simulation for hydrogeological models: 3D training image development and conditioning strategies
Anne-Sophie Høyer, Giulio Vignoli, Thomas Mejer Hansen, Le Thanh Vu, Donald A. Keefer, and Flemming Jørgensen
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-567, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
24 Nov 2016
Reservoir storage and hydrologic responses to droughts in the Paraná River basin, south-eastern Brazil
Davi de C. D. Melo, Bridget R. Scanlon, Zizhan Zhang, Edson Wendland, and Lei Yin
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4673-4688, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4673-2016, 2016
24 Nov 2016
Advantages of analytically computing the ground heat flux in land surface models
Valentijn R. N. Pauwels and Edoardo Daly
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4689-4706, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4689-2016, 2016
23 Nov 2016
The hierarchy of controls on snowmelt-runoff generation over seasonally-frozen hillslopes
Anna E. Coles, Willemijn M. Appels, Brian G. McConkey, and Jeffrey J. McDonnell
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-564, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
23 Nov 2016
Remapping precipitation in mountainous area based on vegetation pattern
Xing Zhou, Guang-Heng Ni, Chen Shen, and Ting Sun
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-611, 2016
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22 Nov 2016
Towards simplification of hydrologic modeling: identification of dominant processes
Steven L. Markstrom, Lauren E. Hay, and Martyn P. Clark
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4655-4671, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4655-2016, 2016
22 Nov 2016
Role of forcing uncertainty and model error background characterization in snow data assimilation
Sujay V. Kumar, Jiarui Dong, Christa D. Peters-Lidard, David Mocko, and Breogán Gómez
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-581, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
22 Nov 2016
Impact of snow deposition on major and trace element concentrations and fluxes in surface waters of Western Siberian Lowland
Vladimir P. Shevchenko, Oleg S. Pokrovsky, Sergey N. Vorobyev, Ivan V. Krickov, Rinat M. Manasypov, Nadezhda V. Politova, Sergey G. Kopysov, Olga M. Dara, Yves Auda, Liudmila S. Shirokova, Larisa G. Kolesnichenko, Valery A. Zemtsov, and Sergey N. Kirpotin
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-578, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
21 Nov 2016
Estimating Annual Water Storage Variations Using Microwave-based Soil Moisture Retrievals
Wade T. Crow, Eunjin Han, Dongryeol Ryu, Christopher R. Hain, and Martha C. Anderson
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-572, 2016
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18 Nov 2016
Performance of site-specific parameterizations of longwave radiation
Giuseppe Formetta, Marialaura Bancheri, Olaf David, and Riccardo Rigon
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4641-4654, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4641-2016, 2016
18 Nov 2016
Flood modeling can make a difference: Disaster risk-reduction and resilience-building in urban areas
Jorge A. Ramirez, Umamaheshwaran Rajasekar, Dhruvesh P. Patel, Tom J. Coulthard, and Margreth Keiler
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-544, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
18 Nov 2016
The European 2015 drought from a groundwater perspective: estimation in absence of observed groundwater data
Anne F. Van Loon, Rohini Kumar, and Vimal Mishra
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-561, 2016
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17 Nov 2016
A statistically based seasonal precipitation forecast model with automatic predictor selection and its application to central and south Asia
Lars Gerlitz, Sergiy Vorogushyn, Heiko Apel, Abror Gafurov, Katy Unger-Shayesteh, and Bruno Merz
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4605-4623, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4605-2016, 2016
17 Nov 2016
ENSO–cave drip water hydrochemical relationship: a 7-year dataset from south-eastern Australia
Carol V. Tadros, Pauline C. Treble, Andy Baker, Ian Fairchild, Stuart Hankin, Regina Roach, Monika Markowska, and Janece McDonald
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4625-4640, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4625-2016, 2016
17 Nov 2016
Performance of ensemble streamflow forecasts under varied hydrometeorological conditions
Harm-Jan F. Benninga, Martijn J. Booij, Renata J. Romanowicz, and Tom H. M. Rientjes
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-584, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
15 Nov 2016
Evaluating performance of simplified physically based models for shallow landslide susceptibility
Giuseppe Formetta, Giovanna Capparelli, and Pasquale Versace
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4585-4603, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4585-2016, 2016
15 Nov 2016
On the efficiency of the hybrid and the exact second-order sampling formulations of the EnKF: a reality-inspired 3-D test case for estimating biodegradation rates of chlorinated hydrocarbons at the port of Rotterdam
Mohamad E. Gharamti, Johan Valstar, Gijs Janssen, Annemieke Marsman, and Ibrahim Hoteit
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4561-4583, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4561-2016, 2016
15 Nov 2016
The physics behind Van der Burgh's empirical equation, providing a new predictive equation for salinity intrusion in estuaries
Zhilin Zhang and Hubert H. G. Savenije
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-553, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
15 Nov 2016
Modelling hydrologic impacts of light absorbing aerosol deposition on snow at the catchment scale
Felix N. Matt, John F. Burkhart, and Joni-Pekka Pietikäinen
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-551, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
15 Nov 2016
Understanding and seasonal forecasting of hydrological drought in the anthropocene
Xing Yuan, Miao Zhang, and Linying Wang
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-592, 2016
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15 Nov 2016
Quantification of runoff generation from a combined glacier and páramo catchment within an Ecological Reserve in the Ecuadorian highlands
Verónica Minaya, Vivian Camacho Suarez, Jochen Wenninger, and Arthur Mynett
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-569, 2016
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14 Nov 2016
Benchmark levels for the consumptive water footprint of crop production for different environmental conditions: a case study for winter wheat in China
La Zhuo, Mesfin M. Mekonnen, and Arjen Y. Hoekstra
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4547-4559, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4547-2016, 2016
14 Nov 2016
Spatial characterization of long-term hydrological change in the Arkavathy watershed adjacent to Bangalore, India
Gopal Penny, Veena Srinivasan, Iryna Dronova, Sharachchandra Lele, and Sally Thompson
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-562, 2016
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14 Nov 2016
A lab in the field: high-frequency analysis of water quality and stable isotopes in streamwater and precipitation
Jana von Freyberg, Bjørn Studer, and James W. Kirchner
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-585, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
11 Nov 2016
Multiple runoff processes and multiple thresholds control agricultural runoff generation
Shabnam Saffarpour, Andrew W. Western, Russell Adams, and Jeffrey J. McDonnell
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4525-4545, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4525-2016, 2016
11 Nov 2016
Framework for assessing lateral flows and fluxes during floods in a conduit-flow dominated karst system using an inverse diffusive model
Cybèle Cholet, Jean-Baptiste Charlier, Roger Moussa, Marc Steinmann, and Sophie Denimal
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-565, 2016
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11 Nov 2016
Soil water migration in the unsaturated zone of semi-arid region in China from isotope evidence
Yonggang Yang and BoJie Fu
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-555, 2016
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11 Nov 2016
Human amplified changes in precipitation-runoff patterns in large river basins of the Midwestern United States
Sara A. Kelly, Zeinab Takbiri, Patrick Belmont, and Efi Foufoula-Georgiou
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-571, 2016
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10 Nov 2016
Climate elasticity of streamflow revisited – an elasticity index based on long-term hydrometeorological records
Vazken Andréassian, Laurent Coron, Julien Lerat, and Nicolas Le Moine
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4503-4524, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4503-2016, 2016
09 Nov 2016
Evaluation of soil moisture in CMIP5 simulations over contiguous United States using in situ and satellite observations
Shanshui Yuan and Steven M. Quiring
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-477, 2016
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09 Nov 2016
Cascade of submerged reservoirs as a rainfall-runoff model
Jacek Kurnatowski
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-531, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 4 comments)
08 Nov 2016
Constraining frequency–magnitude–area relationships for rainfall and flood discharges using radar-derived precipitation estimates: example applications in the Upper and Lower Colorado River basins, USA
Caitlin A. Orem and Jon D. Pelletier
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4483-4501, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4483-2016, 2016
08 Nov 2016
Defining flood risk in a multivariate framework: Application on the Panaro watershed
Eleni Maria Michailidi and Baldassare Bacchi
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-519, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 2 comments)
08 Nov 2016
Impacts of future climate change on urban flood risks: benefits of climate mitigation and adaptations
Qianqian Zhou, Guoyong Leng, and Maoyi Huang
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-369, 2016
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 1 comment)
08 Nov 2016
Carbon isotopes of dissolved inorganic carbon reflect utilization of different carbon sources by microbial communities in two limestone aquifer assemblages
Martin E. Nowak, Valérie F. Schwab, Cassandre S. Lazar, Thomas Behrendt, Bernd Kohlhepp, Kai Uwe Totsche, Kirsten Küsel, and Susan E. Trumbore
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-534, 2016
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08 Nov 2016
A water risk index for portfolio exposure to climatic extremes: conceptualization and an application to the mining industry
Luc Bonnafous, Upmanu Lall, and Jason Siegel
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-515, 2016
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08 Nov 2016
Calibration of a parsimonious distributed ecohydrological daily model in a data scarce basin using exclusively the spatio-temporal variation of NDVI
Guiomar Ruiz-Pérez, Julian Koch, Salvatore Manfreda, Kelly Caylor, and Félix Francés
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-573, 2016
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08 Nov 2016
Reducing soil moisture measurement scale mismatch to improve surface energy flux estimation
Joost Iwema, Rafael Rosolem, Mostaquimur Rahman, Eleanor Blyth, and Thorsten Wagener
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-558, 2016
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07 Nov 2016
Downstream ecosystem responses to middle reach regulation of river discharge in the Heihe River Basin, China
Yan Zhao, Yongping Wei, Shoubo Li, and Bingfang Wu
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4469-4481, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4469-2016, 2016
04 Nov 2016
Hydrologic controls on aperiodic spatial organization of the ridge–slough patterned landscape
Stephen T. Casey, Matthew J. Cohen, Subodh Acharya, David A. Kaplan, and James W. Jawitz
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 4457-4467, doi:10.5194/hess-20-4457-2016, 2016
04 Nov 2016
Improving the Xin'anjiang Hydrological Model Based on Mass-Energy Balance
Yuah-Hao Fang, Xingnan Zhang, Chiara Corbari, Marco Mancini, Guo-Yue Niu, and Wenzhi Zeng
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-516, 2016
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