Articles | Volume 17, issue 8
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 3005–3021, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-17-3005-2013
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 3005–3021, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-17-3005-2013

Research article 01 Aug 2013

Research article | 01 Aug 2013

Statistical modelling of the snow depth distribution in open alpine terrain

T. Grünewald et al.

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