Articles | Volume 17, issue 10
Research article
24 Oct 2013
Research article |  | 24 Oct 2013

Distributed hydrologic modeling of a sparsely monitored basin in Sardinia, Italy, through hydrometeorological downscaling

G. Mascaro, M. Piras, R. Deidda, and E. R. Vivoni

Related authors

On the value of satellite remote sensing to reduce uncertainties of regional simulations of the Colorado River
Mu Xiao, Giuseppe Mascaro, Zhaocheng Wang, Kristen M. Whitney, and Enrique R. Vivoni
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 26, 5627–5646,,, 2022
Short summary
Multimodel assessment of climate change-induced hydrologic impacts for a Mediterranean catchment
Enrica Perra, Monica Piras, Roberto Deidda, Claudio Paniconi, Giuseppe Mascaro, Enrique R. Vivoni, Pierluigi Cau, Pier Andrea Marras, Ralf Ludwig, and Swen Meyer
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 4125–4143,,, 2018
Closing the water balance with cosmic-ray soil moisture measurements and assessing their relation to evapotranspiration in two semiarid watersheds
A. P. Schreiner-McGraw, E. R. Vivoni, G. Mascaro, and T. E. Franz
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 329–345,,, 2016
Short summary
Quantification of hydrologic impacts of climate change in a Mediterranean basin in Sardinia, Italy, through high-resolution simulations
M. Piras, G. Mascaro, R. Deidda, and E. R. Vivoni
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 5201–5217,,, 2014
Short summary
On the nature of rainfall intermittency as revealed by different metrics and sampling approaches
G. Mascaro, R. Deidda, and M. Hellies
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 355–369,,, 2013

Related subject area

Subject: Catchment hydrology | Techniques and Approaches: Modelling approaches
Impacts of spatiotemporal resolutions of precipitation on flood event simulation based on multimodel structures – a case study over the Xiang River basin in China
Qian Zhu, Xiaodong Qin, Dongyang Zhou, Tiantian Yang, and Xinyi Song
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 28, 1665–1686,,, 2024
Short summary
A network approach for multiscale catchment classification using traits
Fabio Ciulla and Charuleka Varadharajan
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 28, 1617–1651,,, 2024
Short summary
Multi-model approach in a variable spatial framework for streamflow simulation
Cyril Thébault, Charles Perrin, Vazken Andréassian, Guillaume Thirel, Sébastien Legrand, and Olivier Delaigue
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 28, 1539–1566,,, 2024
Short summary
Advancing understanding of lake–watershed hydrology: a fully coupled numerical model illustrated by Qinghai Lake
Lele Shu, Xiaodong Li, Yan Chang, Xianhong Meng, Hao Chen, Yuan Qi, Hongwei Wang, Zhaoguo Li, and Shihua Lyu
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 28, 1477–1491,,, 2024
Short summary
Technical note: Testing the connection between hillslope-scale runoff fluctuations and streamflow hydrographs at the outlet of large river basins
Ricardo Mantilla, Morgan Fonley, and Nicolás Velásquez
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 28, 1373–1382,,, 2024
Short summary

Cited articles

Abbaspour, K. C., Faramarzi, M., Ghasemi, S. S., and Yang, H.: Assessing the impact of climate change on water resources in Iran, Water Resour. Res., 45, W10434,, 2009.
Allen, R. G., Jensen, M. E., Wright, J. L., and Burman, R.D.: Operational estimates of reference evapotranspiration, Agron. J., 81, 650–662, 1989.
Allen, R. G., Pruitt, W. O., Wright, J. L., Howell, T. A., Ventura, F., Snyder, R., Itenfisu, D., Steduto, P., Berengena, J., Yrisarry, J. B., Smith, M., Pereira, L. S., Raes, D., Perrier, A., Alves I., Walter, I., and Elliott, R.: A recommendation on standardized surface resistance for hourly calculation of reference ET0 by the FAO56 Penman-Monteith method, Agr. Water Manage., 81, 1–22,, 2006.
Aru, A., Baldaccini, P., and Vacca, A.: Carta dei suoli della Sardegna 1:250,000. Regione Autonoma della Sardegna, Assessorato Programmazione, Bilancio ed Assetto del Territorio, 1992.
Badas, M. G., Deidda, R., and Piga, E.: Modulation of homogeneous space-time rainfall cascades to account for orographic influences, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 6, 427–437,, 2006.