Articles | Volume 14, issue 12
Research article
15 Dec 2010
Research article |  | 15 Dec 2010

Improving the snow physics of WEB-DHM and its point evaluation at the SnowMIP sites

M. Shrestha, L. Wang, T. Koike, Y. Xue, and Y. Hirabayashi

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