By U Aswathanarayana
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The time of observation for each pixel is different depending on the latitude and distance from nadir. The exact time of each observation is included in the data. The VIC-3L model simulated surface temperature for the individual pixels were matched with the exact time of TOVS observations. If the TOVS data were not available, no comparisons were made for that particular record or pixel. 4. 3 K. 4. VIC vs TOVS surface temperature comparison 1981–99. 98 obtained from the study. 4) indicates a consistent model performance in simulation of land surface temperature.
The water that cannot infiltrate is removed from a grid cell as runoff. The infiltrating moisture fills the top layer and then infiltrates into the lower layers. 4. Schematic representation of the variable infiltration capacity model. , 1994). The model is implemented using a grid mesh for the entire basin. Evaporation, runoff, and base flow are predicted independently for each grid cell. Stream-flow is then generated at specified locations by routing runoff and base flow from each grid cell using the linearized Saint-Venant method as discussed by Lohmann et al.
4. Schematic representation of the variable infiltration capacity model. , 1994). The model is implemented using a grid mesh for the entire basin. Evaporation, runoff, and base flow are predicted independently for each grid cell. Stream-flow is then generated at specified locations by routing runoff and base flow from each grid cell using the linearized Saint-Venant method as discussed by Lohmann et al. (1998). The surface temperature for each hourly time step is initialized from the ground heat flux and is iteratively determined by solving for the energy balance and by minimizing the residuals.
Advances in Water Science Methodologies by U Aswathanarayana