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- Mahmood, Taufique H.; Pomeroy, John W.; Wheater, Howard S.; Baulch, Helen M.
- Hydrological processes 2017 v.31 no.4 pp. 854-870
- basins; evapotranspiration; stream flow; snowpack; winter; cold zones; models; drought; spring; snow; rain; soil water; summer; runoff; prairies; snowmelt; Manitoba
- ... Extended severe dry and wet periods are frequently observed in the northern continental climate of the Canadian Prairies. Prairie streamflow is mainly driven by spring snowmelt of the winter snowpack, whilst summer rainfall is an important control on evapotranspiration and thus seasonality affects the hydrological response to drought and wet periods in complex ways. A field‐tested physically based ...