Using Temperature Forecasts to Improve Seasonal Streamflow Forecasts in the Colorado and Rio Grande Basins

Flavio Lehner1, Andrew Wood1, Dagmar Llewellyn2, Douglas B Blatchford3, Angus Graham Goodbody4 and Florian Pappenberger5, (1)National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)Bureau of Reclamation Denver, Denver, CO, United States, (3)Bureau of Reclamation Boulder City, Boulder City, NV, United States, (4)Natural Resources Conservation Service, Portland, United States, (5)European Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Reading, United Kingdom