Control and validation of hydro-meteorological data

Analysis, control and validation of hydro-meteorological data (temperature, rainfall and water level) acquired through regional monitoring network. Validated data processing for the publication of Hydrological Yearbooks.

Example of correction of the rainfall time series when a malfunction is detected.

Description

The analysis of hydro-meteorological data is required to verify the correct sensors functioning and possible presence of non-operational periods with missing data. When non-operational periods or malfunction occur, it could be possible  to apply procedures for missing data reconstructions and wrong data correction.

Users/Purpose

  • Local Civil Protection authorities (municipal, regional, functional centers), National  Department of Civil Protection, Ministries.
  • Local administration authorities (regions, municipalities) in charge of territory management and planning.

Products

Database of validated temperature, rainfall and water level data.