Articles | Volume 23, issue 4
Research article
04 Apr 2019
Research article |  | 04 Apr 2019

Midwinter melts in the Canadian prairies: energy balance and hydrological effects

Igor Pavlovskii, Masaki Hayashi, and Daniel Itenfisu

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Midwinter melts are often an overlooked factor in hydrological processes in the cold regions. The present paper highlights the effect of melt timing on energy balance and discusses how midwinter melts affect streamflows and groundwater recharge.