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HESS | Articles | Volume 23, issue 1
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 465-491, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-465-2019
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Special issue: Hydrological cycle in the Mediterranean (ACP/AMT/GMD/HESS/NHESS/OS...

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 465-491, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-465-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 25 Jan 2019

Research article | 25 Jan 2019

Integrating multiple satellite observations into a coherent dataset to monitor the full water cycle – application to the Mediterranean region

Victor Pellet et al.
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This study is an effort for a better understanding and quantification of the water cycle and related processes in the Mediterranean region, by dealing with satellite products and their uncertainties. The aims of the paper are 3-fold: (1) developing methods with hydrological constraints to integrate all the datasets, (2) giving the full picture of the Mediterranean WC, and (3) building a model-independent database that can evaluate the numerous regional climate models (RCMs) for this region.
This study is an effort for a better understanding and quantification of the water cycle and...
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