Drought Monitoring and Hydrologic Forecasting with VIC

References

Wood, A.W., Maurer, E.P., Kumar, A. and D.P. Lettenmaier, 2002: Long range experimental hydrologic forecasting for the eastern U.S. J. Geophys. Res., 107(D20), 4429, doi:10.1029/2001JD000659.i

Maurer, E.P., A.W. Wood, J.C. Adam, D.P. Lettenmaier, and B. Nijssen, 2002: A Long-Term Hydrologically-Based Data Set of Land Surface Fluxes and States for the Conterminous United States, J. Climate, 15, 3237-3251.

Mitchell,Kenneth E., Dag Lohmann, Paul R. Houser, Eric F. Wood, John C. Schaake, Alan Robock, Brian A. Cosgrove, Justin Sheffield, Qingyun Duan, Lifeng Luo, R. Wayne Higgins, Rachel T. Pinker, J. Dan Tarpley, Dennis P. Lettenmaier, Curtis H. Marshall, Jared K. Entin, Ming Pan, Wei Shi, Victor Koren, Jesse Meng, Bruce H. Ramsay, and Andrew A. Bailey, 2004: The Multi-institution North American Land Data Assimilation System (NLDAS): Utilizing multiple GCIP products and partners in a continental distributed hydrological modeling system. J. Geophys. Res., 109, D07S90, doi: 10.1029/2003JD003823.

Cosgrove, Brian A., Dag Lohmann, Kenneth E. Mitchell, Paul R. Houser, Eric F. Wood, John Schaake, Alan Robock, Curtis Marshall, Justin Sheffield, Lifeng Luo, Qingyun Duan, Rachel T. Pinker, J. Dan Tarpley, R. Wayne Higgins, and Jesse Meng, 2003:  Realtime and retrospective forcing in the North American Land Data Assimilation Systems (NLDAS) project.  J. Geophys. Res., 108 (D22), 8842, doi:10.1029/2002JD003118.

Luo, Lifeng, Alan Robock, Kenneth E. Mitchell, Paul R. Houser, Eric F. Wood, John C. Schaake, Dag Lohmann, Brian Cosgrove, Fenghua Wen, Justin Sheffield, Qingyun Duan, R. Wayne Higgins, Rachel T. Pinker, and J. Dan Tarpley, 2003:  Validation of the North American Land Data Assimilation System (NLDAS) retrospective forcing over the Southern Great Plains.  J. Geophys. Res., 108 (D22), 8843, doi:10.1029/2002JD003246.

Luo, L., and E. F. Wood (2006), Assessing the idealized predictability of precipitation and temperature in the NCEP Climate Forecast System, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L04708, doi:10.1029/2005GL025292.

Luo, L., E. F. Wood, and M. Pan (2007), Bayesian merging of multiple climate model forecasts for seasonal hydrological predictions, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D10102, doi:10.1029/2006JD007655.

Luo, L., E. F. Wood (2007), Monitoring and predicting the 2007 U.S. drought, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L22702, doi:10.1029/2007GL031673.

Luo, L., and E. F. Wood, Use of Bayesian techniques in Seasonal Hydrologic Ensemble Prediction System for the Eastern US. J. Hydromet.,in press.