Evaluation of Reanalysis Soil Moisture Simulations Using Updated Chinese Soil Moisture Observations

@inproceedings{Haibin2004EvaluationOR,
  title={Evaluation of Reanalysis Soil Moisture Simulations Using Updated Chinese Soil Moisture Observations},
  author={Li Haibin and Alan Robock},
  year={2004}
}
Using 19 yr of Chinese soil moisture data from 1981 to 1999, the authors evaluate soil moisture in three reanalysis outputs: the 40-yr European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) ReAnalysis (ERA-40); the National Centers for Environmental Prediction–National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCEP–NCAR) reanalysis 1 (R-1); and the NCEP–Department of Energy (DOE) reanalysis 2 (R-2) over China. R-2 shows improved interannual variability and better seasonal patterns of soil moisture… CONTINUE READING
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