GPS-derived data of SWE, HS and LWC and corresponding validation data

This data set includes GPS-derived snow water equivalent (SWE), snow depth (HS) and liquid water content (LWC) data for three entire snow-covered seasons (2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018) at the study plot Weissfluhjoch 2540 m a.s.l. (Davos, Switzerland). The procedure to derive these snow properties is described in Koch et al. (2019). The novel approach is based on a combination of GPS signal attenuation and time delay.

The dataset also includes corresponding validation data for SWE and HS measured at Weissfluhjoch, and some additional meteorological data used for interpretation of the snow cover evolution.

Please refer to the Read-me file for further details on the data.

These data are the basis of the following publication:

Koch, F., Henkel, P., Appel, F., Schmid, L., Bach, H., Lamm, M., Prasch, M., Schweizer, J., and Mauser, W., 2019. Retrieval of snow water equivalent, liquid water content and snow height of dry and wet snow by combining GPS signal attenuation and time delay. Water Resources Research, 55(5), 4465-4487. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018WR024431

Funding Information:

This work was supported by:
  • Funding information not available.

Related Publications

Koch, F., Henkel, P., Appel, F., Schmid, L., Bach, H., Lamm, M., Prasch, M., Schweizer, J., and Mauser, W., 2019. Retrieval of snow water equivalent, liquid water content and snow height of dry and wet snow by combining GPS signal attenuation and time delay. Water Resources Research, 55(5), 4465-4487. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018WR024431.

Citation:

Koch, Franziska; Henkel, Patrick; Appel, Florian; Mauser, Wolfram; Schweizer, Jürg (2018). GPS-derived data of SWE, HS and LWC and corresponding validation data. EnviDat. doi:10.16904/envidat.56.

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DOI 10.16904/envidat.56
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Authors
  • Given Name: Franziska  Family Name: Koch  Email: franziska.kochfoo(at)boku.ac.at  ORCID: 0000-0001-5826-295X  Affiliation: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences  DataCRediT: Collection, Validation, Curation, Software, Publication
  • Given Name: Patrick  Family Name: Henkel  Email: patrick.henkelfoo(at)anavs.de  ORCID: 0000-0003-2934-3456  Affiliation: Advanced Navigation Solutions GmbH  DataCRediT: Validation, Software, Publication
  • Given Name: Florian  Family Name: Appel  Email: appelfoo(at)vista-geo.de  ORCID: 0000-0002-1907-9076  Affiliation: Vista Remote Sensing GmbH  DataCRediT: Validation, Software, Publication
  • Given Name: Wolfram  Family Name: Mauser  Email: w.mauserfoo(at)lmu.de  ORCID: 0000-0002-2963-8759  Affiliation: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München  DataCRediT: Publication, Supervision
  • Given Name: Jürg  Family Name: Schweizer  Email: schweizerfoo(at)slf.ch  ORCID: 0000-0001-5076-2968  Affiliation: WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF  DataCRediT: Collection, Validation, Publication
Contact Person Given Name: Franziska  Family Name: Koch  Email: franziska.kochfoo(at)boku.ac.at  Affiliation: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences  ORCID: 0000-0001-5826-295X
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Publication Publisher: EnviDat  Year: 2018
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  • Type: Collected  Date: 2015-10-01  End Date: 2018-07-31
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Type Dataset
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Language English
Location Switzerland
Content License ODbL with Database Contents License (DbCL)    [Open Data]
Last Updated November 29, 2019, 18:49 (CET)
Created November 14, 2018, 18:44 (CET)

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