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|Title: ||Comparison of gauge rainfall measurements with TRMM satellite estimates over Kumasi|
|Authors: ||Amekudzi, Leonard K.|
Osei, Marian A.
Ahiataku, Maureen A.
Oduro, Magaret A.
|Issue Date: ||29-Jul-2015|
|Citation: ||CCPOP July 29th to 31st|
|Abstract: ||Rainfall is an essential resource for socio-economic activities
especially in developing countries.
I Rainfall variability in Sub-Saharan Africa has been reported by
Owusu et al. (2012), Nicholson et al. (2003), Amekudzi et al.
I To improve our understanding of the spatio-temporal variations of
rainfall rigourous validation has been carried out all over the world
by comparing in-situ measurements with satellite estimates. (Friesen
2002; Amekudzi et al., 2011; Adeyewa and Nakamura 2003; Haque
et al., 2013).
I In the tropics, the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) has
been specifically dedicated to monitoring rainfall intensity and
|Description: ||Paper presented at the CCPOP July 29th to 31st|
|Appears in Collections:||College of Science|
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