A 3-step framework for understanding the added value of surface soil moisture measurements for large-scale runoff prediction via data assimilation - a synthetic study in the Arkansas-Red River basin

Yixin Mao1, Wade T Crow2 and Bart Nijssen1, (1)University of Washington Seattle Campus, Seattle, WA, United States, (2)USDA ARS, Hydrology and Remote Sensing Lab, Beltsville, MD, United States