Projected cryospheric and hydrological impacts of 21st century climate change in the Ötztal Alps (Austria) simulated using a physically based approach

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Hanzer, Florian; Förster, Kristian; Nemec, Johanna; Strasser, Ulrich;
  • Publisher: Copernicus
  • Journal: issn: 1607-7938, eissn: 1607-7938
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.15488/3378, doi: 10.5194/hess-22-1593-2018/128, doi: 10.5194/hess-22-1593-2018
  • Subject: peak flow | Alps | simulation | climate prediction | Climate models | Emission scenario | TD1-1066 | Otztal | Climate projection | Physically based | GE1-350 | climate change | Hydrological impacts | Process representation | catchment | twenty first century | G | runoff | cryosphere | Geography. Anthropology. Recreation | Technology | Tyrol | T | Snow | Catchments | Temporal resolution | Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering | Environmental sciences | Austria | snow water equivalent | hydrological regime
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A physically based hydroclimatological model (AMUNDSEN) is used to assess future climate change impacts on the cryosphere and hydrology of the Ötztal Alps (Austria) until 2100. The model is run in 100 m spatial and 3 h temporal resolution using in total 31 down... View more
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