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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]