TITLE

Point-to-area rescaling of probabilistic quantitative precipitation forecasts

AUTHOR(S)
Krysztofowicz, Roman
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Applied Meteorology;Jun99, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p786
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the preparation of a probabilistic quantitative precipitation forecast (PQPF) using point-to-area rescaling. Definition of the predictand and the PQPF; Formulation of a model for judgmental quantification of the variance reduction factor; Incorporation of predictive parameters to scaling equations.
ACCESSION #
2190308

 

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