Hydrological Forecasting and Real-Time Monitoring: The Watershed Simulation and Forecasting System (WSFS)

  1. Pertti Heinonen1,
  2. Giuliano Ziglio2 and
  3. André Van Der Beken3
  1. Bertel Vehviläuinen

Published Online: 22 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470511121.ch2

Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring

Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring

How to Cite

Vehviläuinen, B. (2007) Hydrological Forecasting and Real-Time Monitoring: The Watershed Simulation and Forecasting System (WSFS), in Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring (eds P. Heinonen, G. Ziglio and A. Van Der Beken), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470511121.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Finnish Environment Institute, Belsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    Universita di Trento, Italy

  3. 3

    Techware, Brussels, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 APR 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471899884

Online ISBN: 9780470511121

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Keywords:

  • hydrological forecasting;
  • real-time monitoring;
  • watershed simulation and forecasting system (WSFS);
  • operative watershed management system (VKTJ);
  • finnish meteorological institute (FMI)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General description of the system

  • The data sources of the system

  • Watershed-model implementation

  • Operational use of watershed models

  • Map-based user interface

  • Conclusions