Application of the HBV model for flood forecasting in six Central American rivers.

Typ: Rapport
Serie: Hydrologi 27
Författare: Martin Häggström / Göran Lindström


This report describes the application of a runoff model to six rivers in Central America. It isa part of the project "Streamflow Forecasting and Flood Varning in Central America" for which the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI} has been responsible. The project has been financed by the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) and co-ordinated by the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH} in Sweden. The project is one of the efforts to predict and prevent natural disasters in Central America within the duties for Centro de Coordinacion para la Prevención de Desastres Naturales en America Central (CEPREDENAC).