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Standards and terminology
Submitted by vlaplant on Thu, 02/21/2013 - 16:24
|Standards and terminology
|Year of Conference
|Work, R. A.
|8th Annual Western Interstate Snow Survey Conference
|Proceedings of the 8th Annual Western Interstate Snow Survey Conference
|American Geophysical Union, Transactions, Part III-B:
|Water supply forecast accuracy
A recommendation of a procedure for reporting Forecast Accuracy of streamflow forecasts in terms of the mean flow as measured by the USGS Surface Water Branch. A schedule of arithmetic values with corresponding word descriptions is advanced.Percent AccuracyWord Definition5%Excellent5 to 10% Good10 to 20% Fair20 to 30% PoorMore than 30% Very poorGeneral consensus of this schedule was discussed by members of various agencies.