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Title

Local Equivalent Water Thickness Determination as a Source of Data for Flood Phenomenon Observation

Journal title

Papers on Global Change IGBP

Yearbook

2012

Numer

No 19

Publication authors

Divisions of PAS

Nauki o Ziemi

Abstract

<jats:title>Abstract</jats:title><jats:p>In the paper a flood phenomenon is analyzed. For this purpose data from GRACE satellites (Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment) was used. Filtered data presented in a form of millimeters of Equivalent Water Thickness (EWT) was interpolated in places where flood in 2010 had happened (south of Poland). On a basis of graph where time series of EWT were presented, some conclusions were made. For the thesis confirmation meteorological WGHM and hydrological NOAA models were added to the GRACE model.</jats:p>

Publisher

Polish Academy of Sciences

Date

2012

Identifier

ISSN 1730-802X

References

Zhang (2009), An effective filtering for GRACE time - variable gravity : Fan filter http geophy uni lu ggfc hydrology html th september www noaa goerv th http geophy uni lu ggfc hydrology html th September, Geophysical Research Letters October, 12. ; Alcamo (2003), The global water model WaterGAP Water use model Hydrological, Science, 48, doi.org/10.1623/hysj.48.3.317.45290 ; 23 (2007), Directive EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the assessment and management of flood risk from rd, October. ; Chambers (2006), Converting Release Gravity Coefficient into Maps of EquivalentWater Thickness, Geophysical Research Letters, 04.

DOI

10.2478/v10190-012-0003-8

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