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GCIP/EAOP-99: GCIP Large Scale Area-East EAOP-99

Summary

The Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Continental-scale International Project (GCIP) Enhanced Annual Observing Period - 1999 (EAOP-99) takes place in the Ohio-Tennessee River basins as a data collection effort in a Large Scale Area (LSA) of the entire Mississippi River basin. The Ohio-Tennessee River basins provide a number of watershed areas that are potentionally useful for focused hydrologic studies. The EAOP-99 dataset constitutes the fifth GCIP ESOP dataset during the GCIP five year Enhanced Observing Period (EOP) and the first in the Ohio-Tennessee River basins.

Objectives:

The primary objectives for EAOP-99 are: (1) to develop a comprehensive meteorologic and hydrologic dataset for diagnostic, evaluation, and modeling studies (2) develop coupled hydrologic/atmospheric models, (3) conduct diagnostic studies of energy and water budgets, and (4) improve the hydrometeorological prediction and water resources management.

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Additional information

GCMD Name GCIP > GEWEX Continental-Scale International Project
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Temporal coverage

Begin Date 1998-10-01 00:00:00
End Date 1999-09-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 43.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 33.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -90.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -76.00

Related projects

Parent project GCIP: GEWEX Continental-scale International Projects