Articles | Volume 21, issue 9
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 4907–4926, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-21-4907-2017
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 4907–4926, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-21-4907-2017

Research article 28 Sep 2017

Research article | 28 Sep 2017

Improving SWAT model performance in the upper Blue Nile Basin using meteorological data integration and subcatchment discretization

Erwin Isaac Polanco et al.

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In this research, SWAT was used to model the upper Blue Nile Basin where comparisons between ground and CFSR data were done. Furthermore, this paper introduced the SWAT error index (SEI), an additional tool to measure the level of error of hydrological models. This work proposed an approach or methodology that can effectively be followed to create better and more efficient hydrological models.