The Comparison of Two Merged Rain Gauge--Satellite Precipitation Datasets

Gruber, Arnold; Xiujuan Su
November 2000
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society;Nov2000, Vol. 81 Issue 11, p2631
Academic Journal
Compares the precipitation datasets produced by the Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) and by the Climate Prediction Center Merged Analysis of Precipitation (CMAPP) of the United States National Weather Service. Satellite and rain gauge data used by the GPCP and CMAPP analyses; Significance of observed similarities and differences between the precipitation datasets.


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