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A Monthly Water-Balance Model Driven By a Graphical User Interface
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2007_1088

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Summary
Abstract: Monthly water-balance models have been used as a means to examine the various components of the hydrologic cycle (for example, precipitation, evapotranspiration, and runoff). Such models have been used to estimate the global water balance (Mather, 1969; Legates and Mather, 1992; Legates and McCabe, 2005); to develop climate classifications (Thornthwaite, 1948); to estimate soil-moisture storage ... View entire text
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Description: Download the Water-Balance model, also known as the Thornthwaite water balance model.

Description: A report and documentation on the Water-Balance model.
Service Citation
Originators: Gregory J. McCabe and Steven L. Markstrom
Title: A Monthly Water-Balance Model Driven By a Graphical User Interface
Release_Date: 2007
Provider: U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1088/
Service Keywords
MODELS >HYDROLOGIC AND TERRESTRIAL WATER CYCLE MODELS Parameter Definition

Ancillary Keywords
Water Balance
Water Cycle
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Service Provider
DOI/USGS/PUBS/ER/PW/OFS > Open File Services Section, Publications Warehouse, Eastern Region, Publications, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: ASK USGS
Phone: 1-888-275-8747
Email: ask at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
City: Reston
Province or State: Virginia
Postal Code: 20192
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2008-09-22
SERF Last Revision Date: 2013-01-11
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