FLDAS - Central Asia (LIS7)


Central Asia simulations with Land Information System (LIS) Noah MP

Model Domain: Central Asia (30-100°E, 21-56°N), Model resolutions: 1 km
Land Surface Model (LSM) Noah MP simulations are continuous run from Oct 1, 2000 are forced with GDAS 6-hourly atmospheric forcing. More details can be found in McNally et al. 2022.
Snow Cover Fraction for Land Surface model Noah MP & MODIS TERRA
(Click here to see latest MODIS TERRA Snow Cover from Global Imagery Browse Services (GIBS), NASA/ NESDIS, https://earthdata.nasa.gov)

NOAHMP Snow Cover Fraction

MODIS-TERRA Snow Cover Fraction

Regional average of Snow Water Equivalent with climatology for Afghanistan

Snow Water Equivalent

Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) for 2 Water Years


Asia Plots

Rootzone Soil Moisture Percentiles for 2 Water Years based on climatology WY2001-WY2020



Rootzone Soil Moisture Percentile

Rootzone Soil Moisture Percentile


SWE, SM, Surface Temperature anomalies based on climatology WY2001-WY2020


Regional average of Snow Water Equivalent, Snowfall and Rainfall with climatology for Afghanistan


Surface Temperature, Snow Water Equivalent, Snow Depth and Rainfall for entire Central Asia domain

NOAHMP ST, SWE, Snow Cover Fraction, and Rainfall Rate

NOAH36 ST, SWE, Snow Cover Fraction, and Rainfall Rate