The effect of triangular excess hyetographs on catchment area runoff process is investigated, thereby fixing the precipitation time. The approach accounts for the kinematic wave theory and allows a discussion of arbitrary hyetograph shapes. The results are compared with these originating from a uniform excess rainfall and underline the importance of proper account for the hyetograph shape.
Research Article|June 01 1985
Willi H. Hager; Effects of Excess Rainfall Time Distribution on Catchment Area Hydrograph. Hydrology Research 1 June 1985; 16 (3): 157–168. doi: https://doi.org/10.2166/nh.1985.0012
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