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df_forcing variables

Note

Data structure of df_forcing is explained here.

RH
Description

Relative Humidity [%]

Tair
Description

Air temperature [°C]

U
Description

Wind speed [m s-1] Height of the wind speed measurement (z) is needed in SUEWS_SiteSelect.txt.

Wuh
Description

External water use [m3]

fcld
Description

Cloud fraction [tenths]

id
Description

Day of year [DOY]

imin
Description

Minute [M]

isec
Description

Second [S]

it
Description

Hour [H]

iy
Description

Year [YYYY]

kdiff
Description

Diffuse radiation [W m-2] Recommended in this version. if SOLWEIGUse = 1

kdir
Description

Direct radiation [W m-2] Recommended in this version. if SOLWEIGUse = 1

kdown
Description

Incoming shortwave radiation [W m-2] Must be > 0 W m-2.

lai
Description

Observed leaf area index [m-2 m-2]

ldown
Description

Incoming longwave radiation [W m-2]

pres
Description

Barometric pressure [kPa]

qe
Description

Latent heat flux [W m-2]

qf
Description

Anthropogenic heat flux [W m-2]

qh
Description

Sensible heat flux [W m-2]

qn
Description

Net all-wave radiation [W m-2] Required if NetRadiationMethod = 0.

qs
Description

Storage heat flux [W m-2]

rain
Description

Rainfall [mm]

snow
Description

Snow cover fraction (0 – 1) [-] Required if SnowUse = 1

wdir
Description

Wind direction [°] Not available in this version.

xsmd
Description

Observed soil moisture [m3 m-3] or [kg kg-1]