Articles | Volume 19, issue 6
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1129–1149, 2019
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1129–1149, 2019
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13 Jun 2019
Research article  | Highlight paper | 13 Jun 2019

Analysis of an extreme weather event in a hyper-arid region using WRF-Hydro coupling, station, and satellite data

Youssef Wehbe et al.

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The work addresses the need for reliable precipitation forecasts in hyper-arid environments through state-of-the-art hydro-meteorological modeling. Accounting for land–atmosphere interactions in the applied model is shown to improve the accuracy of precipitation output. The chain of events controlling the soil moisture–precipitation feedback are diagnosed and verified by in situ observations and satellite data.
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