20171012 144636 klJust in time with first snowfall of the coming winter season experts of the snow community met for the Finse International Snow Workshop on October 10 – 12, 2017.

With the motto of: “Cool models for a warm climate – operational snow models for the present and future climate.”  the workshop paid special attention to the climatic and topographic drivers of the spatial snow distribution, physically based snow modeling at the catchment scale and innovative, state of the art use of remotely sensed data in snow modeling.

Within the presentation “Increasing the temporal resolution of new snow measurements” results of the pluSow project have been presented and could be discussed in the aftermath during the stay in the cosy hut.

Links: http://www.mountainresearch.at/index.php/en/projects/48-man-and-environment-highlands/406-plusnow-en & http://www.mountainresearch.at/pluSnow/

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