Articles | Volume 17, issue 2
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 837–849, 2013

Special issue: Precipitation uncertainty and variability: observations, ensemble...

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 837–849, 2013

Research article 28 Feb 2013

Research article | 28 Feb 2013

Evaluation of high-resolution satellite precipitation products using rain gauge observations over the Tibetan Plateau

Y. C. Gao and M. F. Liu

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Subject: Hydrometeorology | Techniques and Approaches: Remote Sensing and GIS
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