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The NASA hydrological forecast system for food and water security applications Arsenault, K.R., Shukla, S., Hazra, A., Getirana, A., McNally, A., Kumar, S.V., Koster, R.D., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Zaitchik, B.F., Badr, H., Jung, H.C., Narapusetty, B., Navari, M., Wang, S., Mocko, D.M., Funk, Christopher C., Harrison, L., Husak, G.J., Adoum, A., Galu, G., Magadzire, T., Roningen, J., Shaw, M., Eylander, J., Bergaoui, K., McDonnell, R.A., Verdin, James P. 2020 More Info
Adequacy of satellite derived rainfall data for stream flow modeling Artan, Guleid A., Gadain, H., Smith, Jodie L., Asante, Kwabena O., Bandaragoda, C.J., Verdin, James P. 2007 More Info
Large scale snow water equivalent status monitoring—Comparison of different snow water products in the upper Colorado Basin Artan, Guleid A., Verdin, James P., Lietzow, Ronald W. 2013 More Info
A linear geospatial streamflow modeling system for data sparse environments Asante, Kwabena O., Artan, Guleid A., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Rowland, James D. 2008 More Info
Developing a flood monitoring system from remotely sensed data for the Limpopo Basin Asante, Kwabena O., Macuacua, R.D., Artan, Guleid A., Lietzow, Ronald W., Verdin, James P. 2007 More Info
Earth observation based assessment of the water production and water consumption of Nile Basin agro-ecosystems Bastiaanssen, W.G.M., Karimi, P., Rebelo, L.-M., Duan, Z., Senay, Gabriel B., Muttuwatte, L., Smakhtin, V. 2014 More Info
Vegetation monitoring for Guatemala—A comparison between simulated VIIRS and MODIS satellite data Boken, V.K., Easson, G.L., Rowland, James D. 2010 More Info
Food security under climate change Brown, M.E., Funk, Christopher C. 2008 More Info
Earlier famine warning possible using remote sensing and models Brown, M. E., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, G., Choularton, R. 2007 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Ethiopia—Examining subseasonal climate impacts on crops and pasture conditions Brown, M.E., Funk, Christopher C., Pedreros, Diego H., Korecha, D., Lemma, M., Rowland, James D., Williams, E., Verdin, James P. 2017 More Info
Ensuring food security—Response Brown, M.E., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Eilerts, G. 2008 More Info
Agriculture and food availability—Remote sensing of agriculture for food security monitoring in the developing world Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Funk, Christopher C. 2010 More Info
Uncertainty analysis of the Operational Simplified Surface Energy Balance (SSEBop) model at multiple flux tower sites Chen, Mingshi, Senay, Gabriel B., Singh, Ramesh K., Verdin, James P. 2016 More Info
Trends and spatial distribution of annual and seasonal rainfall in Ethiopia Cheung, W.H., Senay, Gabriel B., Singh, A. 2008 More Info
1995 pilot study—Cropland use intensity interpreted from satellite imagery of the Mutarara/Sena area, Mozambique Crawford Jr., Thomas W., Lietzow, Ronald W., Verdin, James P. 1996
Using time series structural characteristics to analyze grain prices in food insecure countries Davenport, F., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
How will East African maize yields respond to climate change and can agricultural development mitigate this response? Davenport, F., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, G. 2018 More Info
Child health outcomes in sub-Saharan Africa—A comparison of changes in climate and socio-economic factors Davenport, F., Grace, K., Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S. 2017 More Info
Using out-of-sample yield forecast experiments to evaluate which Earth observation products best indicate end of season maize yields Davenport, F. M., Harrison, L., Shukla, S., Husak, G., Funk, Christopher C., McNally, A. 2019 More Info
Validation of the CHIRPS satellite rainfall estimates over eastern Africa Dinku, T., Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Maidment, R., Tadesse, T., Gadain, H., Ceccato, P. 2018 More Info
New satellite observations and rainfall forecasts help provide earlier warning of African drought Funk, Christopher C. 2009 More Info
We thought trouble was coming Funk, Christopher C. 2011 More Info
Declining global per capita agricultural production and warming oceans threaten food security Funk, Christopher C., Brown, M. 2009 More Info
Intra-seasonal NDVI change projections in semi-arid Africa Funk, Christopher C., Brown, M.E. 2006 More Info
Phenologically-tuned MODIS NDVI-based production anomaly estimates for Zimbabwe Funk, Christopher C., Budde, Michael E. 2009 More Info
Warming of the Indian Ocean threatens eastern and southern African food security but could be mitigated by agricultural development Funk, Christopher C., Dettinger, M.D., Michaelsen, J.C., Verdin, James P., Brown, M.E., Barlow, M., Hoell, A. 2008 More Info
Examining the role of unusually warm Indo-Pacific sea surface temperatures in recent African droughts Funk, Christopher C., Harrison, L., Shukla, S., Pomposi, C., Galu, G., Korecha, D., Husak, G., Magadzire, T., Davenport, F., Hillbruner, C., Eilerts, G., Zaitchik, B., Verdin, James P. 2018 More Info
The leading mode of observed and CMIP5 ENSO-residual sea surface temperatures and associated changes in Indo-Pacific climate Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, A. 2015 More Info
Predicting East African spring droughts using Pacific and Indian Ocean sea surface temperature indices Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, A., Shukla, S., Bladé, I., Liebmann, B., Roberts, J.B., Robertson, F.R., Husak, G. 2014 More Info
A simplified diagnostic model of orographic rainfall for enhancing satellite-based rainfall estimates in data-poor regions Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J. 2004 More Info
The collaborative historical African rainfall model—Description and evaluation Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J., Verdin, James P., Artan, Guleid A., Husak, G., Senay, Gabriel B., Gadain, H., Magadzire, T. 2003 More Info
The Centennial Trends Greater Horn of Africa precipitation dataset Funk, Christopher C., Nicholson, S.E., Landsfeld, M., Klotter, D., Peterson, P., Harrison, L. 2015 More Info
The climate hazards infrared precipitation with stations—A new environmental record for monitoring extremes Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Landsfeld, M., Pedreros, Diego H., Verdin, James P., Shukla, S., Husak, G., Rowland, James D., Harrison, L., Hoell, A., Michaelsen, J. 2015 More Info
A high-resolution 1983–2016 T-max climate data record based on infrared temperatures and stations by the Climate Hazard Center Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Peterson, S., Shukla, S., Davenport, F., Michaelsen, J., Knapp, K. R., Landsfeld, M., Husak, G., Harrison, L., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E., Meiburg, A., Dinku, T., Pedreros, Diego H., Mata, N. 2019 More Info
Recognizing the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET)—Over 30 years of drought early warning science advances and partnerships promoting global food security Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S., Thiaw, W.M., Rowland, James D., Hoell, A., McNally, A., Husak, G., Novella, N., Budde, Michael E., Peters-Lidard, C., Adoum, A., Galu, G., Korecha, D., Magadzire, T., Rodriguez, M., Robjhon, M., Bekele, E., Arsenault, K., Peterson, P., Harrison, L., Fuhrman, S., Davenport, F., Landsfeld, M., Pedreros, Diego H., Jacob, J.P., Reynolds, C., Becker-Reshef, I., Verdin, James P. 2019 More Info
A global satellite-assisted precipitation climatology Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, A., Michaelsen, J., Peterson, P., Pedreros, Diego H., Husak, G. 2015 More Info
Child malnutrition and climate in Sub-Saharan Africa—An analysis of recent trends in Kenya Grace, K., Davenport, F., Funk, Christopher C., Lerner, A.M. 2012 More Info
Linking climate change and health outcomes—Examining the relationship between temperature, precipitation and birth weight in Africa Grace, K., Davenport, F., Hanson, H., Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S. 2015 More Info
Pacific sea surface temperature linkages with Tanzania's multi-season drying trends Harrison, L., Funk, Christopher C., McNally, A., Shukla, S., Husak, G. 2019 More Info
Identifying changing precipitation extremes in Sub-Saharan Africa with gauge and satellite products Harrison, L., Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P. 2019 More Info
Effects of temperature changes on maize production in Mozambique Harrison, L., Michaelsen, J., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G. 2011 More Info
Disruptions of El Niño-Southern oscillation teleconnections by the Madden-Julian oscillation Hoell, A., Barlow, M., Wheeler, M.C., Funk, Christopher C. 2014 More Info
The ENSO-related west Pacific sea surface temperature gradient Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C. 2013 More Info
Indo-Pacific sea surface temperature influences on failed consecutive rainy seasons over eastern Africa Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C. 2014 More Info
La Niña diversity and Northwest Indian Ocean Rim teleconnections Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Barlow, M. 2014 More Info
The regional forcing of Northern hemisphere drought during recent warm tropical west Pacific Ocean La Niña events Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Barlow, M. 2014 More Info
The forcing of southwestern Asia teleconnections by low-frequency sea surface temperature variability during boreal winter Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Barlow, M. 2015 More Info
El Niño–Southern Oscillation diversity and Southern Africa teleconnections during Austral Summer Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Magadzire, T., Zinke, J., Husak, G. 2015 More Info
Modulation of the Southern Africa precipitation response to the El Niño Southern Oscillation by the subtropical Indian Ocean Dipole Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Zinke, J., Harrison, L. 2017 More Info
The forcing of monthly precipitation variability over Southwest Asia during the boreal cold season Hoell, A., Shukla, S., Barlow, M., Cannon, F., Kelley, C., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
Developing seasonal rainfall scenarios for food security early warning Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J., Magadzire, T., Goldsberry, K.P. 2013 More Info
Crop area estimation using high and medium resolution satellite imagery in areas with complex topography Husak, G.J., Marshall, M.T., Michaelsen, J., Pedreros, Diego H., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, G. 2008 More Info
Use of the gamma distribution to represent monthly rainfall in Africa for drought monitoring applications Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J., Funk, Christopher C. 2007 More Info
The Forecast Interpretation Tool—A Monte Carlo technique for blending climatic distributions with probabilistic forecasts Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J., Kyriakidis, P., Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, G. 2011 More Info
Climate change and human health—Spatial modeling of water availability, malnutrition, and livelihoods in Mali, Africa Jankowska, M.M., Lopez-Carr, D., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Chafe, Z.A. 2012 More Info
A probabilistic approach to assess agricultural drought risk to maize in Southern Africa and millet in Western Sahel using satellite estimated rainfall Jayanthi, H., Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Magadzire, T., Adoum, A., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Modeling rain-fed maize vulnerability to droughts using the standardized precipitation index from satellite estimated rainfall—Southern Malawi case study Jayanthi, H., Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Magadzire, T., Chavula, A., Verdin, James P. 2013 More Info
Climatic trends over Ethiopia—Regional signals and drivers Jury, M.R., Funk, Christopher C. 2013 More Info
Globally gridded satellite observations for climate studies Knapp, K.R., Ansari, S., Bain, C.L., Bourassa, M.A., Dickinson, M.J., Funk, Christopher C., Helms, C.N., Hennon, C.C., Holmes, C.D., Huffman, G.J., Kossin, J.P., Lee, H.T., Loew, A., Magnusdottir, G. 2011 More Info
Climatology and interannual variability of boreal spring wet season precipitation in the eastern horn of Africa and implications for its recent decline Liebmann, B., Bladé, I., Funk, Christopher C., Allured, D., Quan, X.W., Hoerling, M., Hoell, A., Peterson, P., Thiaw, W.M. 2017 More Info
Seasonality of African precipitation from 1996 to 2009 Liebmann, B., Bladé, I., Kiladis, G.N., Carvalho, L.M.V., Senay, Gabriel B., Allured, D., Leroux, S., Funk, Christopher C. 2012 More Info
Understanding recent eastern Horn of Africa rainfall variability and change Liebmann, B., Hoerling, M.P., Funk, Christopher C., Bladé, I., Dole, R.M., Allured, D., Quan, X., Pegion, P., Eischeid, J.K. 2014 More Info
A spatial analysis of population dynamics and climate change in Africa—Potential vulnerability hot spots emerge where precipitation declines and demographic pressures coincide López-Carr, D., Pricope, N.G., Aukema, J.E., Jankowska, M.M., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G., Michaelsen, J. 2014 More Info
Projections of leaf area index in earth system models Mahowald, N., Lo, F., Zheng, Y., Harrison, L., Funk, Christopher C., Lombardozzi, D., Goodale, C. 2016 More Info
Examining evapotranspiration trends in Africa Marshall, M., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J. 2012 More Info
Testing a high-resolution satellite interpretation technique for crop area monitoring in developing countries Marshall, M.T., Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J., Funk, Christopher C., Pedreros, Diego H., Adoum, A. 2011 More Info
A land data assimilation system for sub-Saharan Africa food and water security applications McNally, A., Arsenault, K.R., Kumar, S.S., Shukla, S., Peterson, P., Wang, S., Funk, Christopher C., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Verdin, James P. 2017 More Info
Calculating crop water requirement satisfaction in the West Africa Sahel with remotely sensed soil moisture McNally, A., Husak, G.J., Brown, M.E., Carroll, M., Funk, Christopher C., Yatheendradas, S., Arsenault, K.R., Peters-Lidard, C., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
Mapping irrigated areas in Afghanistan over the past decade using MODIS NDVI Pervez, Md Shahriar, Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D. 2014 More Info
Projections of the Ganges-Brahmaputra precipitation—Downscaled from GCM predictors Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2014 More Info
Assessing the impacts of climate and land use and land cover change on the freshwater availability in the Brahmaputra River basin Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2015 More Info
Spatial and seasonal responses of precipitation in the Ganges and Brahmaputra river basins to ENSO and Indian Ocean dipole modes—Implications for flooding and drought Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2015 More Info
Differential heating in the Indian Ocean differentially modulates precipitation in the Ganges and Brahmaputra Basins Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2016 More Info
The climate-population nexus in the East African Horn—Emerging degradation trends in rangeland and pastoral livelihood zones Pricope, N. G., Husak, G., Lopez-Carr, D., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J. 2013 More Info
Food security in a changing climate Pulwarty, R., Eilerts, G., Verdin, James P. 2012 More Info
Flood pulsing in the Sudd wetland—Analysis of seasonal variations in inundation and evaporation in south Sudan Rebelo, L.M., Senay, Gabriel B., McCartney, M.P. 2012 More Info
Review of FEWS NET biophysical monitoring requirements Ross, K.W., Brown, M.E., Verdin, James P., Underwood, L.W. 2009 More Info
The power of remote sensing—Global monitoring of weather, water, and crops with satellites and data integration Senay, Gabriel B. 2016 More Info
Enhancing the Simplified Surface Energy Balance (SSEB) approach for estimating landscape ET—Validation with the METRIC model Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P. 2011 More Info
A coupled remote sensing and simplified surface energy balance approach to estimate actual evapotranspiration from irrigated fields Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Melesse, A.M. 2007 More Info
Operational global actual evapotranspiration—Development, evaluation, and dissemination Senay, Gabriel B., Kagone, Stefanie, Velpuri, M. Naga 2020 More Info
Establishing an operational waterhole monitoring system using satellite data and hydrologic modelling—Application in the pastoral regions of East Africa Senay, Gabriel B., Velpuri, N. Manohar, Alemu, H., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Asante, K.O., Kariuki, G., Taa, A., Angerer, J. 2013 More Info
Understanding the hydrologic sources and sinks in the Nile Basin using multisource climate and remote sensing datasets Senay, Gabriel B., Velpuri, N. Manohar, Bohms, Stefanie, Demissie, Y., Gebremichael, M. 2014 More Info
Characterization of yield reduction in Ethiopia using a GIS-based crop water balance model Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P. 2003 More Info
Developing index maps of water-harvest potential in Africa Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P. 2004 More Info
Global daily reference evapotranspiration modeling and evaluation Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Lietzow, Ronald W., Melesse, A.M. 2008 More Info
Developing an operational rangeland water requirement satisfaction index Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2011 More Info
Using satellite-based rainfall estimates for streamflow modelling—Bagmati basin Shrestha, M.S., Artan, Guleid A., Bajracharya, S.R., Sharma, R.R. 2008 More Info
Using constructed analogs to improve the skill of National Multi-Model Ensemble March-April-May precipitation forecasts in equatorial East Africa Shukla, S., Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, A. 2014 More Info
Examining the value of global seasonal reference evapotranspiration forecasts to support FEWS NET's food insecurity outlooks Shukla, S., McEvoy, D., Hobbins, M., Husak, G., Huntington, J., Funk, Christopher C., Macharia, D., Verdin, James P. 2017 More Info
A seasonal agricultural drought forecast system for food-insecure regions of East Africa Shukla, S., McNally, A., Husak, G., Funk, Christopher C. 2014 More Info
Assessing North American multimodel ensemble (NMME) seasonal forecast skill to assist in the early warning of anomalous hydrometeorological events over East Africa Shukla, S., Roberts, J., Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Robertson, F., Kirtman, B. 2019 More Info
The need for integration of drought monitoring tools for proactive food security management in sub-Saharan Africa Tadesse, T., Haile, M., Senay, Gabriel B., Wardlow, B.D., Knutson, C.L. 2008 More Info
Evaluating a satellite-based seasonal evapotranspiration product and identifying its relationship with other satellite-derived products and crop yield—A case study for Ethiopia Tadesse, T., Senay, Gabriel B., Berhan, G., Regassa, T., Beyene, S. 2015 More Info
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam—Source of cooperation or contention? Taye, M.T., Tadesse, T., Senay, Gabriel B., Block, P. 2016 More Info
Evaluation of satellite rainfall estimates for drought and flood monitoring in Mozambique Toté, C., Patricio, D., Boogaard, H., van der Wijngaart, R., Tarnavsky, E., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
A comprehensive evaluation of two MODIS evapotranspiration products over the conterminous United States—Using point and gridded FLUXNET and water balance ET Velpuri, N. Manohar, Senay, Gabriel B., Singh, Ramesh K., Bohms, Stefanie, Verdin, James P. 2013 More Info
Kriging and local polynomial methods for blending satellite-derived and gauge precipitation estimates to support hydrologic early warning systems Verdin, A., Funk, Christopher C., Rajagopalan, B., Kleiber, W. 2016 More Info
A Bayesian kriging approach for blending satellite and ground precipitation observations Verdin, A., Rajagopalan, B., Kleiber, W., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
Remote sensing of ephemeral water bodies in western Niger Verdin, James P. 1996 More Info
Exploring the correlation between southern Africa NDVI and Pacific sea surface temperatures—Results for the 1998 maize growing season Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Klaver, Robert W., Roberts, D. 1999 More Info
Climate science and famine early warning Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Senay, Gabriel B., Choularton, R. 2005 More Info
Grid-cell-based crop water accounting for the Famine Early Warning System Verdin, James P., Klaver, Robert W. 2002 More Info
A westward extension of the warm pool leads to a westward extension of the Walker circulation, drying eastern Africa Williams, A.P., Funk, Christopher C. 2011 More Info
Recent summer precipitation trends in the Greater Horn of Africa and the emerging role of Indian Ocean sea surface temperature Williams, A.P., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J., Rauscher, S.A., Robertson, I., Wils, T.H.G., Koprowski, M., Eshetu, Z., Loader, N.J. 2012 More Info
Seasonal cultivated and fallow cropland mapping using MODIS-based automated cropland classification algorithm Wu, Z., Thenkabail, P.S., Mueller, R., Zakzeski, A., Melton, F., Johnson, L., Rosevelt, C., Dwyer, John L., Jones, J., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Automated cropland classification algorithm (ACCA) for California using multi-sensor remote sensing Wu, Z., Thenkabail, P.S., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
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The East African monsoon system—Seasonal climatologies and recent variations Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, Andrew, Shukla, Shraddhanand, Husak, Gregory J., Michaelsen, J. 2016 More Info
Blending local scale information for developing agricultural resilience in Ethiopia Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G., Mahiny, A.S., Eilerts, G., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2013 More Info
Mapping recent decadal climate variations in precipitation and temperature across eastern Africa and the Sahel Funk, Christopher C., Michaelson, J., Marshall, M.T. 2012 More Info
Real-time decision support systems—The Famine Early Warning System Network Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P. 2010 More Info
Agricultural drought monitoring in Kenya using evapotranspiration derived from remote sensing and reanalysis data Marshall, M.T., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelson, J. 2012 More Info
Vegetative index for characterizing drought patterns Rowland, James D., Nadeau, Andrew, Brock, John, Klaver, Robert W., Moore, Donald G., Lewis, J.E. 1996
Drought monitoring techniques for famine early warning systems in Africa Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Adoum, A., Senay, Gabriel B. 2005 More Info
Estimating actual evapotranspiration from irrigated fields using a simplified surface energy balance approach Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2009 More Info
Drought monitoring and assessment—Remote sensing and modeling approaches for the Famine Early Warning Systems Network Senay, Gabriel B., Velpuri, N. Manohar, Bohms, Stefanie, Budde, Michael E., Young, Claudia J., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Africa-wide monitoring of small surface water bodies using multisource satellite data—A monitoring system for FEWS NET Velpuri, N. Manohar, Senay, Gabriel B., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Alemu, H. 2014 More Info
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Users manual for the Geospatial Stream Flow Model (GeoSFM) U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Artan, Guleid A., Asante, Kwabena O., Smith, Jodie L., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Entenmann, Debbie, Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2007 More Info
Technical manual for the Geospatial Stream Flow Model (GeoSFM) U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Asante, Kwabena O., Artan, Guleid A., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Bandaragoda, C., Verdin, James P. 2007 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Kenya—August 2010 U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C. 2010 More Info
Exceptional warming in the western Pacific-Indian Ocean warm pool has contributed to more frequent droughts in eastern Africa, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C. 2012 More Info
Estimating meher crop production using rainfall in the 'long cycle' region of Ethiopia FEWS NET Special Report Funk, Christopher C., Asfaw, A., Steffen, P., Senay, Gabriel B., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P. 2003 More Info
Anthropogenic enhancement of moderate-to-strong El Niño events likely contributed to drought and poor harvests in southern Africa during 2016, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Davenport, F., Harrison, L., Magadzire, T., Galu, G., Artan, G.A., Shukla, S., Korecha, D., Indeje, M., Pomposi, C., Macharia, D., Husak, G., Dieudonne Nsadisa, F. 2018 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Sudan U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Eilerts, G., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Marshall, M. 2011 More Info
Assessing the contributions of local and East Pacific warming to the 2015 droughts in Ethiopia and Southern Africa, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Harrison, L., Shukla, S., Hoell, A., Korecha, D., Magadzire, T., Husak, G., Galu, G. 2016 More Info
Examining the potential contributions of extreme "Western V" sea surface temperatures to the 2017 March–June East Africa drought, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, A., Nicholson, S., Korecha, D., Galu, G., Artan, G.A., Teshome, F., Hailermariam, K., Segele, Z., Harrison, L., Tadege, A., Atheru, Z., Pomposi, C., Pedreros, Diego H. 2019 More Info
Attribution of 2012 and 2003–12 rainfall deficits in eastern Kenya and southern Somalia, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2013 More Info
A quasi-global precipitation time series for drought monitoring U.S. Geological Survey Data Series Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P.J., Landsfeld, M.F., Pedreros, Diego H., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Romero, B.E., Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J.C., Verdin, A.P. 2014 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Senegal U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Adoum, A., Eilerts, G., Verdin, James P., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Mali U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Adoum, A., Eilerts, G., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Chad U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Adoum, A., Eilerts, G., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Burkina Faso U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Eilerts, G., Adoum, A., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Niger U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Eilerts, G., Adoum, A., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Ethiopia U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Eilerts, G., Kebebe, E., Biru, N., White, L., Galu, G. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Uganda U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Eilerts, G., White, L. 2012 More Info
Recent drought tendencies in Ethiopia and equatorial-subtropical eastern Africa FEWS NET Special Report Funk, Christopher C., Senay, Gabriel B., Asfaw, A., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Korecha, D., Eilerts, G., Michaelsen, J., Amer, S.A., Choularton, R. 2005 More Info
Assessing the contributions of east African and west Pacific warming to the 2014 boreal spring east African drought, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S., Hoell, A., Livneh, B. 2015 More Info
Technology assisted decision support—The Famine Early Warning System for Africa, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Gaydos, Leonard J., Howard, Stephen M., Verdin, James P. 1999 More Info
Using observed warming to identify hazards to Mozambique maize production U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Harrison, L., Funk, Christopher C., Eilerts, G. 2011 More Info
Famine Early Warning System Network (FEWS NET) U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Verdin, James P. 2006 More Info
A land data assimilation system for famine early warning [abs.], U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Peters-Lidard, C. 2011 More Info
A software tool for rapid flood inundation mapping U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Verdin, James P., Verdin, K., Mathis, Melissa L., Magadzire, T., Kabuchanga, E., Woodbury, M., Gadain, H. 2016 More Info
A westward extension of the tropical Pacific warm pool leads to March through June drying in Kenya and Ethiopia U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Williams, A.P., Funk, Christopher C. 2010 More Info
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Evaluation and inter-comparison of modern day reanalysis datasets over Africa and the Middle East [poster] Arsenault, K.R., Shukla, S., Hobbins, M.T., Peters-Lidard, C., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
A flood early warning system for southern Africa Artan, Guleid A., Restrepo, Miguel, Asante, Kwabena O., Verdin, James P. 2002 More Info
Drought monitoring products for the Famine Early Warning System Network (FEWS NET) [abs.] Bohms, Stefanie, Young, Claudia J., Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P. 2014
Innovative climate and economic analysis for earlier famine early warning [abs.] Brown, M.E., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, Gideon, Choularton, R., Verdin, James P. 2008 More Info
Earth observations for early detection of agricultural drought—Contributions of the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Husak, G., Peterson, P. 2016 More Info
Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) contributions to strengthening resilience and sustainability for the East African community [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Galu, G., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2014 More Info
Monitoring global food security with new remote sensing products and tools [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Magadzire, T., Verdin, James P. 2012 More Info
New and improved remotely sensed products and tools for agricultural monitoring applications in support of famine early warning [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Funk, Christopher C., Pedreros, Diego H., Husak, G.J., Bohms, Stefanie 2011 More Info
Efforts toward an early warning crop monitor for countries at risk [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Barker, B., Humber, M., Becker-Reshef, I., Justice, C.O., Magadzire, T., Galu, G., Rodriguez, M., Jayanthi, H. 2015 More Info
Building capacity for production of gridded precipitation products in the East Africa community [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Galu, G., Magadzire, T., Pedreros, Diego H., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Peterson, P., Landsfeld, M.F., White, L. 2014 More Info
Quantifying uncertainties of seasonal and regional evapotranspiration estimates from Operational Simplified Surface Energy Balance Model in the contiguous USA [abs.] Chen, Mingshi, Senay, Gabriel B. 2015 More Info
Uncertainty analysis on an operational simplified surface energy balance algorithm for estimation of evapotranspiration at multiple flux tower sites [abs.] Chen, Mingshi, Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2014 More Info
Climate change and groundwater—Implications for global food and water security (Invited) [abs.] Dettinger, M.D., Earman, S., Funk, Christopher C. 2011 More Info
Exploring western and eastern Pacific contributions to the 21st century Walker circulation intensification and teleconnected precipitation declines Funk, Christopher C., Hoerling, M.P., Hoell, A., Verdin, James P., Robertson, F.R., Alured, D., Liebmann, B. 2013 More Info
Sources of predictive skill, and how to use them to support effective drought early warning [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Veldkamp, T., Brown, Jesslyn F., Wylie, Bruce K., Dwyer, John L., Shukla, S., Peterson, P., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E. 2019 More Info
Hydrologic and undernourishment trends in food insecurity hotspots (Invited) [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Mishra, V., Davenport, F. 2011 More Info
Improved rainfall estimates and predictions for 21st century drought early warning (Invited) [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Shukla, S., Husak, G.J., Landsfeld, M.F., Hoell, A., Pedreros, Diego H., Roberts, J.B., Robertson, F.R., Tadesse, T., Zaitchik, B.F., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Predicting and attributing recent east African spring droughts with dynamical-statistical climate model ensembles [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S., Hoerling, M.P., Robertson, F.R., Hoell, A., Liebmann, B. 2013 More Info
Comparing satellite rainfall estimates and reanalysis precipitation fields with station data for western Kenya Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P. 2003 More Info
Evaluating IPCC rainfall and food aid tendencies for food insecure Africa [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Brown, M.E. 2007 More Info
Advancing integrated African early warning science and climate services [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Galu, G., Macharia, D., Shukla, S., Harrison, L., McNally, A., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Robertson, F.R., Roberts, J.B., Pedreros, D.H., Husak, G.J., Peterson, P., Peterson, S., Ederer, G., Landsfeld, M.F. 2016 More Info
Integrating observation and statistical forecasts over sub-Saharan Africa to support Famine Early Warning Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Husak, G.J. 2007 More Info
Enhancing Famine Early Warning Systems with Improved Forecasts, Satellite Observations and Hydrologic Simulations (Invited) [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Thiaw, W.M., Hoell, A., Korecha, D., McNally, A., Shukla, S., Arsenault, K.R., Magadzire, T., Novella, N., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Robjohn, M., Pomposi, C., Galu, G., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E., Landsfeld, M.F., Harrison, L., Davenport, F., Husak, G.J., Endalkachew, E. 2017 More Info
Potential change in the Indian monsoon circulation (Invited) [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Williams, A.P., Mishra, V., Barlow, M.A., Hoerling, M.P., Hoell, A. 2011 More Info
Contrasting rainfall declines in northern and southern Tanzania—Potential differential impacts of west Pacific warming and east Pacific cooling [abs.] Harrison, L.S., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Pedreros, Diego H., Shukla, S., Husak, G. 2015 More Info
Identifying surface response to drought and heat with a land surface model and NDVI [abs.] Harrison, L.S., Michaelsen, J., Funk, Christopher C., Carvalho, L.V., Still, C.J., McNally, A., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2012 More Info
What role does evaporative demand play in driving drought in Africa? [abs.] Hobbins, M., Shukla, S., McNally, A., McEvoy, D., Huntington, J.L., Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Jansma, T., Dewes, C.F. 2016 More Info
Indo-Pacific sea surface temperature influences on failed consecutive rainy seasons over eastern Africa [abs.] Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C. 2013 More Info
Using the SPEI to estimate food production in East Africa [abs.] Husak, G., Hobbins, M.T., Verdin, James P., Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
An updated decision support interface—A tool for remote monitoring of crop growing conditions [abs.] Husak, G.J., Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Landsfeld, M.F. 2014 More Info
Agricultural early warning informing humanitarian response in east Africa for 2012 [abs.] Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C. 2012 More Info
Remote sensing and capacity building to improve food security [abs.] Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E. 2012 More Info
USAID expands eMODIS coverage for famine early warning [abs.] Jenkerson, Calli B., Meyer, David J., Evenson, Kirk, Merritt, Maverick 2011 More Info
Evaluation of the Global Land Data Assimilation System (GLDAS) air temperature data products [abs.] Ji, Lei, Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Spatial disaggregation of the 0.25-degree GLDAS air temperature dataset to 30-arcsec resolution [abs.] Ji, Lei, Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Velpuri, N. Manohar 2015 More Info
Global SSEBop evapotranspiration for drought monitoring purposes [poster] Kagone, Stefanie 2017
Development of a water budget model for monitoring agriculture in Africa [abs.] Klaver, Robert W., Lewis, John E., Verdin, James P. 1997 More Info
An agro-climatological early warning tool based on the google earth engine to support regional food security analysis [abs.] Landsfeld, M., Daudert, B., Friedrichs, MacKenzie O., Morton, C., Hegewisch, K., Husak, G., Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Huntington, J.L., Abatzoglou, J., Verdin, James P., Williams, E. 2015 More Info
Generating Southern Africa precipitation forecast using the FEWS Engine, a new application for the Google Earth Engine [abs.] Landsfeld, M.F., Hegewisch, K., Daudert, B., Morton, C., Husak, G.J., Friedrichs, MacKenzie O., Funk, Christopher C., Huntington, J.L., Abatzoglou, J.T., Verdin, James P. 2016 More Info
Improving agricultural drought monitoring in West Africa using root zone soil moisture estimates derived from NDVI [abs.] McNally, A., Funk, Christopher C., Yatheendradas, S., Michaelsen, J., Cappelarere, B., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Verdin, James P. 2012 More Info
Hydrologic modeling for monitoring water availability in Africa and the Middle East [poster] McNally, A., Getirana, A., Arsenault, K.R., Peters-Lidard, C., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
Routine food and water security monitoring using NASA Earth observations [abs.] (Invited) McNally, A., Harrison, L., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Arsenault, K.R., Hazra, A., Mladenova, I.E., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2018 More Info
Hydrologic modeling for monitoring water availability in Africa [poster] McNally, A., Jung, H.C., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Shukla, S., Pricope, N.G., Harrison, L., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2016 More Info
Hydrologic monitoring in Afghanistan to support food and water security decision making (Invited) [abs.] McNally, A., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Getirana, A., Hoell, A., Slinski, K., Husak, G.J., Jayanthi, H., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2019 More Info
Agricultural drought analysis and famine early warning with the FEWS NET land data assimilation system [abs.] McNally, A., Shukla, S., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Arsenault, K.R., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Verdin, James P. 2013 More Info
Validation of the FEWS NET satellite estimated rainfall enhancement process [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J., Peterson, P., Verdin, A., Magadzire, T., Husak, G.J., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Aguilar, L., Rodriguez, M. 2011 More Info
The FEWS NET's rainfall enhancement process [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Landsfeld, M., Verdin, A., Husak, G., Michaelsen, J., Bolestro, R. 2013
Analysis of rainfall trends for the belg season in Ethiopia [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Korecha, D., Funk, Christopher C., Jayanthi, H., Harrison, L., Husak, G.J. 2018 More Info
Building climate service capacities in eastern Africa with CHIRP and GeoCLIM [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Magadzire, T., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Peterson, P., Landsfeld, M., Husak, G.J. 2013 More Info
The effect of El Niño on agricultural water balances in Guatemala [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Michaelsen, J., Carvalho, L.V., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J. 2010 More Info
Mapping irrigated areas using remote sensing over the past decade in Afghanistan [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D. 2012 More Info
Monitoring food security indicators from remote sensing and predicting cereal production in Afghanistan [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D. 2015 More Info
Freshwater availability in the Brahmaputra River Basin under projected climate and land use land cover change scenarios [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2014 More Info
Multi-model perspectives and inter-comparison of soil moisture and evapotranspiration in East Africa—an application of Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) Land Data Assimilation System (FLDAS) [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, McNally, A., Arsenault, K.R. 2017 More Info
Streamflow characterization for water availability and flood risk forecasting in Afghanistan [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, McNally, A., Getirana, A., Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Jayanthi, Harikishan 2019 More Info
Evaluation of Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) Land Data Assimilation System (FLDAS) and application in East Africa [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, McNally, A.L., Shukla, S. 2016 More Info
The Climate Hazards group InfraRed Precipitation (CHIRP) with Stations (CHIRPS)—Development and validation [abs.] Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Pedreros, Diego H., Landsfeld, M., Verdin, James P., Shukla, S. 2013 More Info
The Climate Hazards Group InfraRed Precipitation with Stations (CHIRPS) v2.0 dataset—35 year quasi-global precipitation estimates for drought monitoring [abs.] Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C., Landsfeld, M., Pedreros, Diego H., Shukla, S., Husak, G., Harrison, L.S., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
The Climate Hazards Group Infrared Precipitation with Stations (CHIRPS) dataset—Quasi-global precipitation estimates for drought monitoring and trend analysis [abs.] Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C., Landsfeld, M.F., Husak, G.J., Pedreros, Diego H., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Shukla, S., McNally, A., Michaelsen, J., Verdin, A. 2014 More Info
Exploring global precipitation extremes with CHIRPS v2.0 [abs.] Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C., Roca, R., Harrison, L., Alexander, L.V., Hillbruner, C., Husak, G.J., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E. 2018 More Info
Famine Early Warning—Data delivery and data analyses tools [abs.] Rowland, James D. 2011
Near real-time operational use of eMODIS expedited NDVI for monitoring applications and famine early warning [abs.] Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E. 2010 More Info
Early warning of El Nino impacts on food security [abs.] Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Hillbruner, C., Budde, Michael E. 2016 More Info
MODIS-based evapotranspiration for crop performance monitoring and drought early warning applications [abs.] Senay, Gabriel B., Bohms, Stefanie, Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2012
Using MODIS thermal data for estimating actual evapotranspiration from irrigated fields [abs.] Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P. 2006 More Info
Evaluating MODIS data to estimate irrigated crop production in Afghanistan using a thermal-based ET fraction approach Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2005 More Info
Evaluating the performance of a crop water balance model in estimating regional crop production Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P. 2002 More Info
Monitoring crop performance using satellite-based rainfall estimate and a water balance model [abs.] Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Smith, Ronald A. 2001
Food and water security scenarios for East Africa over next 20 years [abs.] Shukla, S., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2013 More Info
Monitoring and forecasting reference evapotranspiration for food security assessments [abs.] Shukla, S., Hobbins, M., McEvoy, D., Husak, G.J., Dewes, C. F., McNally, A., Huntington, J.L., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P. 2016 More Info
Incorporating medium-range weather forecasts in seasonal crop scenarios over the Greater Horn of Africa to support national/regional/local decision makers [abs.] Shukla, S., Husak, G., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
A novel approach for forecasting crop production and yield using remotely sensed satellite images [abs.] Singh, Ramesh K., Budde, Michael E., Senay, Gabriel B., Rowland, James D. 2017 More Info
Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) applications for rangeland famine early warning systems [abs.] Slinski, K., McNally, A., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Senay, Gabriel B., Hogue, T.S., McCray, J.E. 2019 More Info
The design and operational use of AVHRR vegetation index image maps for crop protection in Africa Tappan, G. Gray, Moore, Donald G., Howard, Stephen M., Tyler, Dean J. 1990
Developing unbiased global ET dataset using an automated bias correction approach [poster] Velpuri, N. Manohar, Senay, Gabriel B., Kagone, Stefanie, Friedrichs, MacKenzie O. 2017
Africa-wide monitoring of small surface water bodies using multisource satellite data—A monitoring system for FEWS NET [abs.] Velpuri, N. Manohar, Senay, Gabriel B., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
Improving high-resolution spatial estimates of precipitation in the equatorial Americas [abs.] Verdin, A., Rajagopalan, B., Funk, Christopher C. 2013 More Info
Application of LIS to drought monitoring [abs.] Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C. 2011
Monitoring and modeling agricultural drought for famine early warning (Invited) [abs.] Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Budde, Michael E., Lietzow, Ronald W., Senay, Gabriel B., Smith, Ronald A., Pedreros, Diego H., Rowland, James D., Artan, Guleid A., Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J., Adoum, A., Galu, G., Magadzire, T., Rodriguez, M. 2009 More Info
Monitoring and forecasting drought in southern Africa during the 2002–2003 season [abs.] Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Magadzire, T. , Michaelsen, J. , Husak, G. 2005 More Info
Land surface modeling applications for Famine Early Warning (Invited) [abs.] Verdin, James P., Peters-Lidard, C., McNally, A., Arsenault, K.R., Wang, S., Kumar, S., Shukla, S., Funk, Christopher C., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Fall, G., Karsten, L. 2015 More Info
Earth observations for early detection of agricultural drought in countries at risk—Contributions of the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Funk, Christopher C., Budde, Michael E., Husak, G.J., Jayanthi, H. 2013 More Info
Title Author Year URL
The NASA hydrological forecast system for food and water security applications Arsenault, K.R., Shukla, S., Hazra, A., Getirana, A., McNally, A., Kumar, S.V., Koster, R.D., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Zaitchik, B.F., Badr, H., Jung, H.C., Narapusetty, B., Navari, M., Wang, S., Mocko, D.M., Funk, Christopher C., Harrison, L., Husak, G.J., Adoum, A., Galu, G., Magadzire, T., Roningen, J., Shaw, M., Eylander, J., Bergaoui, K., McDonnell, R.A., Verdin, James P. 2020 More Info
Adequacy of satellite derived rainfall data for stream flow modeling Artan, Guleid A., Gadain, H., Smith, Jodie L., Asante, Kwabena O., Bandaragoda, C.J., Verdin, James P. 2007 More Info
Large scale snow water equivalent status monitoring—Comparison of different snow water products in the upper Colorado Basin Artan, Guleid A., Verdin, James P., Lietzow, Ronald W. 2013 More Info
A linear geospatial streamflow modeling system for data sparse environments Asante, Kwabena O., Artan, Guleid A., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Rowland, James D. 2008 More Info
Developing a flood monitoring system from remotely sensed data for the Limpopo Basin Asante, Kwabena O., Macuacua, R.D., Artan, Guleid A., Lietzow, Ronald W., Verdin, James P. 2007 More Info
Earth observation based assessment of the water production and water consumption of Nile Basin agro-ecosystems Bastiaanssen, W.G.M., Karimi, P., Rebelo, L.-M., Duan, Z., Senay, Gabriel B., Muttuwatte, L., Smakhtin, V. 2014 More Info
Vegetation monitoring for Guatemala—A comparison between simulated VIIRS and MODIS satellite data Boken, V.K., Easson, G.L., Rowland, James D. 2010 More Info
Food security under climate change Brown, M.E., Funk, Christopher C. 2008 More Info
Earlier famine warning possible using remote sensing and models Brown, M. E., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, G., Choularton, R. 2007 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Ethiopia—Examining subseasonal climate impacts on crops and pasture conditions Brown, M.E., Funk, Christopher C., Pedreros, Diego H., Korecha, D., Lemma, M., Rowland, James D., Williams, E., Verdin, James P. 2017 More Info
Ensuring food security—Response Brown, M.E., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Eilerts, G. 2008 More Info
Agriculture and food availability—Remote sensing of agriculture for food security monitoring in the developing world Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Funk, Christopher C. 2010 More Info
Uncertainty analysis of the Operational Simplified Surface Energy Balance (SSEBop) model at multiple flux tower sites Chen, Mingshi, Senay, Gabriel B., Singh, Ramesh K., Verdin, James P. 2016 More Info
Trends and spatial distribution of annual and seasonal rainfall in Ethiopia Cheung, W.H., Senay, Gabriel B., Singh, A. 2008 More Info
1995 pilot study—Cropland use intensity interpreted from satellite imagery of the Mutarara/Sena area, Mozambique Crawford Jr., Thomas W., Lietzow, Ronald W., Verdin, James P. 1996
Using time series structural characteristics to analyze grain prices in food insecure countries Davenport, F., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
How will East African maize yields respond to climate change and can agricultural development mitigate this response? Davenport, F., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, G. 2018 More Info
Child health outcomes in sub-Saharan Africa—A comparison of changes in climate and socio-economic factors Davenport, F., Grace, K., Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S. 2017 More Info
Using out-of-sample yield forecast experiments to evaluate which Earth observation products best indicate end of season maize yields Davenport, F. M., Harrison, L., Shukla, S., Husak, G., Funk, Christopher C., McNally, A. 2019 More Info
Validation of the CHIRPS satellite rainfall estimates over eastern Africa Dinku, T., Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Maidment, R., Tadesse, T., Gadain, H., Ceccato, P. 2018 More Info
New satellite observations and rainfall forecasts help provide earlier warning of African drought Funk, Christopher C. 2009 More Info
We thought trouble was coming Funk, Christopher C. 2011 More Info
Declining global per capita agricultural production and warming oceans threaten food security Funk, Christopher C., Brown, M. 2009 More Info
Intra-seasonal NDVI change projections in semi-arid Africa Funk, Christopher C., Brown, M.E. 2006 More Info
Phenologically-tuned MODIS NDVI-based production anomaly estimates for Zimbabwe Funk, Christopher C., Budde, Michael E. 2009 More Info
Warming of the Indian Ocean threatens eastern and southern African food security but could be mitigated by agricultural development Funk, Christopher C., Dettinger, M.D., Michaelsen, J.C., Verdin, James P., Brown, M.E., Barlow, M., Hoell, A. 2008 More Info
Examining the role of unusually warm Indo-Pacific sea surface temperatures in recent African droughts Funk, Christopher C., Harrison, L., Shukla, S., Pomposi, C., Galu, G., Korecha, D., Husak, G., Magadzire, T., Davenport, F., Hillbruner, C., Eilerts, G., Zaitchik, B., Verdin, James P. 2018 More Info
The leading mode of observed and CMIP5 ENSO-residual sea surface temperatures and associated changes in Indo-Pacific climate Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, A. 2015 More Info
Predicting East African spring droughts using Pacific and Indian Ocean sea surface temperature indices Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, A., Shukla, S., Bladé, I., Liebmann, B., Roberts, J.B., Robertson, F.R., Husak, G. 2014 More Info
A simplified diagnostic model of orographic rainfall for enhancing satellite-based rainfall estimates in data-poor regions Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J. 2004 More Info
The collaborative historical African rainfall model—Description and evaluation Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J., Verdin, James P., Artan, Guleid A., Husak, G., Senay, Gabriel B., Gadain, H., Magadzire, T. 2003 More Info
The Centennial Trends Greater Horn of Africa precipitation dataset Funk, Christopher C., Nicholson, S.E., Landsfeld, M., Klotter, D., Peterson, P., Harrison, L. 2015 More Info
The climate hazards infrared precipitation with stations—A new environmental record for monitoring extremes Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Landsfeld, M., Pedreros, Diego H., Verdin, James P., Shukla, S., Husak, G., Rowland, James D., Harrison, L., Hoell, A., Michaelsen, J. 2015 More Info
A high-resolution 1983–2016 T-max climate data record based on infrared temperatures and stations by the Climate Hazard Center Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Peterson, S., Shukla, S., Davenport, F., Michaelsen, J., Knapp, K. R., Landsfeld, M., Husak, G., Harrison, L., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E., Meiburg, A., Dinku, T., Pedreros, Diego H., Mata, N. 2019 More Info
Recognizing the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET)—Over 30 years of drought early warning science advances and partnerships promoting global food security Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S., Thiaw, W.M., Rowland, James D., Hoell, A., McNally, A., Husak, G., Novella, N., Budde, Michael E., Peters-Lidard, C., Adoum, A., Galu, G., Korecha, D., Magadzire, T., Rodriguez, M., Robjhon, M., Bekele, E., Arsenault, K., Peterson, P., Harrison, L., Fuhrman, S., Davenport, F., Landsfeld, M., Pedreros, Diego H., Jacob, J.P., Reynolds, C., Becker-Reshef, I., Verdin, James P. 2019 More Info
A global satellite-assisted precipitation climatology Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, A., Michaelsen, J., Peterson, P., Pedreros, Diego H., Husak, G. 2015 More Info
Child malnutrition and climate in Sub-Saharan Africa—An analysis of recent trends in Kenya Grace, K., Davenport, F., Funk, Christopher C., Lerner, A.M. 2012 More Info
Linking climate change and health outcomes—Examining the relationship between temperature, precipitation and birth weight in Africa Grace, K., Davenport, F., Hanson, H., Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S. 2015 More Info
Pacific sea surface temperature linkages with Tanzania's multi-season drying trends Harrison, L., Funk, Christopher C., McNally, A., Shukla, S., Husak, G. 2019 More Info
Identifying changing precipitation extremes in Sub-Saharan Africa with gauge and satellite products Harrison, L., Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P. 2019 More Info
Effects of temperature changes on maize production in Mozambique Harrison, L., Michaelsen, J., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G. 2011 More Info
Disruptions of El Niño-Southern oscillation teleconnections by the Madden-Julian oscillation Hoell, A., Barlow, M., Wheeler, M.C., Funk, Christopher C. 2014 More Info
The ENSO-related west Pacific sea surface temperature gradient Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C. 2013 More Info
Indo-Pacific sea surface temperature influences on failed consecutive rainy seasons over eastern Africa Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C. 2014 More Info
La Niña diversity and Northwest Indian Ocean Rim teleconnections Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Barlow, M. 2014 More Info
The regional forcing of Northern hemisphere drought during recent warm tropical west Pacific Ocean La Niña events Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Barlow, M. 2014 More Info
The forcing of southwestern Asia teleconnections by low-frequency sea surface temperature variability during boreal winter Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Barlow, M. 2015 More Info
El Niño–Southern Oscillation diversity and Southern Africa teleconnections during Austral Summer Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Magadzire, T., Zinke, J., Husak, G. 2015 More Info
Modulation of the Southern Africa precipitation response to the El Niño Southern Oscillation by the subtropical Indian Ocean Dipole Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Zinke, J., Harrison, L. 2017 More Info
The forcing of monthly precipitation variability over Southwest Asia during the boreal cold season Hoell, A., Shukla, S., Barlow, M., Cannon, F., Kelley, C., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
Developing seasonal rainfall scenarios for food security early warning Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J., Magadzire, T., Goldsberry, K.P. 2013 More Info
Crop area estimation using high and medium resolution satellite imagery in areas with complex topography Husak, G.J., Marshall, M.T., Michaelsen, J., Pedreros, Diego H., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, G. 2008 More Info
Use of the gamma distribution to represent monthly rainfall in Africa for drought monitoring applications Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J., Funk, Christopher C. 2007 More Info
The Forecast Interpretation Tool—A Monte Carlo technique for blending climatic distributions with probabilistic forecasts Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J., Kyriakidis, P., Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, G. 2011 More Info
Climate change and human health—Spatial modeling of water availability, malnutrition, and livelihoods in Mali, Africa Jankowska, M.M., Lopez-Carr, D., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Chafe, Z.A. 2012 More Info
A probabilistic approach to assess agricultural drought risk to maize in Southern Africa and millet in Western Sahel using satellite estimated rainfall Jayanthi, H., Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Magadzire, T., Adoum, A., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Modeling rain-fed maize vulnerability to droughts using the standardized precipitation index from satellite estimated rainfall—Southern Malawi case study Jayanthi, H., Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Magadzire, T., Chavula, A., Verdin, James P. 2013 More Info
Climatic trends over Ethiopia—Regional signals and drivers Jury, M.R., Funk, Christopher C. 2013 More Info
Globally gridded satellite observations for climate studies Knapp, K.R., Ansari, S., Bain, C.L., Bourassa, M.A., Dickinson, M.J., Funk, Christopher C., Helms, C.N., Hennon, C.C., Holmes, C.D., Huffman, G.J., Kossin, J.P., Lee, H.T., Loew, A., Magnusdottir, G. 2011 More Info
Climatology and interannual variability of boreal spring wet season precipitation in the eastern horn of Africa and implications for its recent decline Liebmann, B., Bladé, I., Funk, Christopher C., Allured, D., Quan, X.W., Hoerling, M., Hoell, A., Peterson, P., Thiaw, W.M. 2017 More Info
Seasonality of African precipitation from 1996 to 2009 Liebmann, B., Bladé, I., Kiladis, G.N., Carvalho, L.M.V., Senay, Gabriel B., Allured, D., Leroux, S., Funk, Christopher C. 2012 More Info
Understanding recent eastern Horn of Africa rainfall variability and change Liebmann, B., Hoerling, M.P., Funk, Christopher C., Bladé, I., Dole, R.M., Allured, D., Quan, X., Pegion, P., Eischeid, J.K. 2014 More Info
A spatial analysis of population dynamics and climate change in Africa—Potential vulnerability hot spots emerge where precipitation declines and demographic pressures coincide López-Carr, D., Pricope, N.G., Aukema, J.E., Jankowska, M.M., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G., Michaelsen, J. 2014 More Info
Projections of leaf area index in earth system models Mahowald, N., Lo, F., Zheng, Y., Harrison, L., Funk, Christopher C., Lombardozzi, D., Goodale, C. 2016 More Info
Examining evapotranspiration trends in Africa Marshall, M., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J. 2012 More Info
Testing a high-resolution satellite interpretation technique for crop area monitoring in developing countries Marshall, M.T., Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J., Funk, Christopher C., Pedreros, Diego H., Adoum, A. 2011 More Info
A land data assimilation system for sub-Saharan Africa food and water security applications McNally, A., Arsenault, K.R., Kumar, S.S., Shukla, S., Peterson, P., Wang, S., Funk, Christopher C., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Verdin, James P. 2017 More Info
Calculating crop water requirement satisfaction in the West Africa Sahel with remotely sensed soil moisture McNally, A., Husak, G.J., Brown, M.E., Carroll, M., Funk, Christopher C., Yatheendradas, S., Arsenault, K.R., Peters-Lidard, C., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
Mapping irrigated areas in Afghanistan over the past decade using MODIS NDVI Pervez, Md Shahriar, Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D. 2014 More Info
Projections of the Ganges-Brahmaputra precipitation—Downscaled from GCM predictors Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2014 More Info
Assessing the impacts of climate and land use and land cover change on the freshwater availability in the Brahmaputra River basin Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2015 More Info
Spatial and seasonal responses of precipitation in the Ganges and Brahmaputra river basins to ENSO and Indian Ocean dipole modes—Implications for flooding and drought Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2015 More Info
Differential heating in the Indian Ocean differentially modulates precipitation in the Ganges and Brahmaputra Basins Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2016 More Info
The climate-population nexus in the East African Horn—Emerging degradation trends in rangeland and pastoral livelihood zones Pricope, N. G., Husak, G., Lopez-Carr, D., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J. 2013 More Info
Food security in a changing climate Pulwarty, R., Eilerts, G., Verdin, James P. 2012 More Info
Flood pulsing in the Sudd wetland—Analysis of seasonal variations in inundation and evaporation in south Sudan Rebelo, L.M., Senay, Gabriel B., McCartney, M.P. 2012 More Info
Review of FEWS NET biophysical monitoring requirements Ross, K.W., Brown, M.E., Verdin, James P., Underwood, L.W. 2009 More Info
The power of remote sensing—Global monitoring of weather, water, and crops with satellites and data integration Senay, Gabriel B. 2016 More Info
Enhancing the Simplified Surface Energy Balance (SSEB) approach for estimating landscape ET—Validation with the METRIC model Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P. 2011 More Info
A coupled remote sensing and simplified surface energy balance approach to estimate actual evapotranspiration from irrigated fields Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Melesse, A.M. 2007 More Info
Operational global actual evapotranspiration—Development, evaluation, and dissemination Senay, Gabriel B., Kagone, Stefanie, Velpuri, M. Naga 2020 More Info
Establishing an operational waterhole monitoring system using satellite data and hydrologic modelling—Application in the pastoral regions of East Africa Senay, Gabriel B., Velpuri, N. Manohar, Alemu, H., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Asante, K.O., Kariuki, G., Taa, A., Angerer, J. 2013 More Info
Understanding the hydrologic sources and sinks in the Nile Basin using multisource climate and remote sensing datasets Senay, Gabriel B., Velpuri, N. Manohar, Bohms, Stefanie, Demissie, Y., Gebremichael, M. 2014 More Info
Characterization of yield reduction in Ethiopia using a GIS-based crop water balance model Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P. 2003 More Info
Developing index maps of water-harvest potential in Africa Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P. 2004 More Info
Global daily reference evapotranspiration modeling and evaluation Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Lietzow, Ronald W., Melesse, A.M. 2008 More Info
Developing an operational rangeland water requirement satisfaction index Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2011 More Info
Using satellite-based rainfall estimates for streamflow modelling—Bagmati basin Shrestha, M.S., Artan, Guleid A., Bajracharya, S.R., Sharma, R.R. 2008 More Info
Using constructed analogs to improve the skill of National Multi-Model Ensemble March-April-May precipitation forecasts in equatorial East Africa Shukla, S., Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, A. 2014 More Info
Examining the value of global seasonal reference evapotranspiration forecasts to support FEWS NET's food insecurity outlooks Shukla, S., McEvoy, D., Hobbins, M., Husak, G., Huntington, J., Funk, Christopher C., Macharia, D., Verdin, James P. 2017 More Info
A seasonal agricultural drought forecast system for food-insecure regions of East Africa Shukla, S., McNally, A., Husak, G., Funk, Christopher C. 2014 More Info
Assessing North American multimodel ensemble (NMME) seasonal forecast skill to assist in the early warning of anomalous hydrometeorological events over East Africa Shukla, S., Roberts, J., Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C., Robertson, F., Kirtman, B. 2019 More Info
The need for integration of drought monitoring tools for proactive food security management in sub-Saharan Africa Tadesse, T., Haile, M., Senay, Gabriel B., Wardlow, B.D., Knutson, C.L. 2008 More Info
Evaluating a satellite-based seasonal evapotranspiration product and identifying its relationship with other satellite-derived products and crop yield—A case study for Ethiopia Tadesse, T., Senay, Gabriel B., Berhan, G., Regassa, T., Beyene, S. 2015 More Info
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam—Source of cooperation or contention? Taye, M.T., Tadesse, T., Senay, Gabriel B., Block, P. 2016 More Info
Evaluation of satellite rainfall estimates for drought and flood monitoring in Mozambique Toté, C., Patricio, D., Boogaard, H., van der Wijngaart, R., Tarnavsky, E., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
A comprehensive evaluation of two MODIS evapotranspiration products over the conterminous United States—Using point and gridded FLUXNET and water balance ET Velpuri, N. Manohar, Senay, Gabriel B., Singh, Ramesh K., Bohms, Stefanie, Verdin, James P. 2013 More Info
Kriging and local polynomial methods for blending satellite-derived and gauge precipitation estimates to support hydrologic early warning systems Verdin, A., Funk, Christopher C., Rajagopalan, B., Kleiber, W. 2016 More Info
A Bayesian kriging approach for blending satellite and ground precipitation observations Verdin, A., Rajagopalan, B., Kleiber, W., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
Remote sensing of ephemeral water bodies in western Niger Verdin, James P. 1996 More Info
Exploring the correlation between southern Africa NDVI and Pacific sea surface temperatures—Results for the 1998 maize growing season Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Klaver, Robert W., Roberts, D. 1999 More Info
Climate science and famine early warning Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Senay, Gabriel B., Choularton, R. 2005 More Info
Grid-cell-based crop water accounting for the Famine Early Warning System Verdin, James P., Klaver, Robert W. 2002 More Info
A westward extension of the warm pool leads to a westward extension of the Walker circulation, drying eastern Africa Williams, A.P., Funk, Christopher C. 2011 More Info
Recent summer precipitation trends in the Greater Horn of Africa and the emerging role of Indian Ocean sea surface temperature Williams, A.P., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J., Rauscher, S.A., Robertson, I., Wils, T.H.G., Koprowski, M., Eshetu, Z., Loader, N.J. 2012 More Info
Seasonal cultivated and fallow cropland mapping using MODIS-based automated cropland classification algorithm Wu, Z., Thenkabail, P.S., Mueller, R., Zakzeski, A., Melton, F., Johnson, L., Rosevelt, C., Dwyer, John L., Jones, J., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Automated cropland classification algorithm (ACCA) for California using multi-sensor remote sensing Wu, Z., Thenkabail, P.S., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
The East African monsoon system—Seasonal climatologies and recent variations Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, Andrew, Shukla, Shraddhanand, Husak, Gregory J., Michaelsen, J. 2016 More Info
Blending local scale information for developing agricultural resilience in Ethiopia Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G., Mahiny, A.S., Eilerts, G., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2013 More Info
Mapping recent decadal climate variations in precipitation and temperature across eastern Africa and the Sahel Funk, Christopher C., Michaelson, J., Marshall, M.T. 2012 More Info
Real-time decision support systems—The Famine Early Warning System Network Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P. 2010 More Info
Agricultural drought monitoring in Kenya using evapotranspiration derived from remote sensing and reanalysis data Marshall, M.T., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelson, J. 2012 More Info
Vegetative index for characterizing drought patterns Rowland, James D., Nadeau, Andrew, Brock, John, Klaver, Robert W., Moore, Donald G., Lewis, J.E. 1996
Drought monitoring techniques for famine early warning systems in Africa Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Adoum, A., Senay, Gabriel B. 2005 More Info
Estimating actual evapotranspiration from irrigated fields using a simplified surface energy balance approach Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2009 More Info
Drought monitoring and assessment—Remote sensing and modeling approaches for the Famine Early Warning Systems Network Senay, Gabriel B., Velpuri, N. Manohar, Bohms, Stefanie, Budde, Michael E., Young, Claudia J., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Africa-wide monitoring of small surface water bodies using multisource satellite data—A monitoring system for FEWS NET Velpuri, N. Manohar, Senay, Gabriel B., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Alemu, H. 2014 More Info
Users manual for the Geospatial Stream Flow Model (GeoSFM) U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Artan, Guleid A., Asante, Kwabena O., Smith, Jodie L., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Entenmann, Debbie, Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2007 More Info
Technical manual for the Geospatial Stream Flow Model (GeoSFM) U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Asante, Kwabena O., Artan, Guleid A., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Bandaragoda, C., Verdin, James P. 2007 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Kenya—August 2010 U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C. 2010 More Info
Exceptional warming in the western Pacific-Indian Ocean warm pool has contributed to more frequent droughts in eastern Africa, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C. 2012 More Info
Estimating meher crop production using rainfall in the 'long cycle' region of Ethiopia FEWS NET Special Report Funk, Christopher C., Asfaw, A., Steffen, P., Senay, Gabriel B., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P. 2003 More Info
Anthropogenic enhancement of moderate-to-strong El Niño events likely contributed to drought and poor harvests in southern Africa during 2016, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Davenport, F., Harrison, L., Magadzire, T., Galu, G., Artan, G.A., Shukla, S., Korecha, D., Indeje, M., Pomposi, C., Macharia, D., Husak, G., Dieudonne Nsadisa, F. 2018 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Sudan U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Eilerts, G., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Marshall, M. 2011 More Info
Assessing the contributions of local and East Pacific warming to the 2015 droughts in Ethiopia and Southern Africa, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Harrison, L., Shukla, S., Hoell, A., Korecha, D., Magadzire, T., Husak, G., Galu, G. 2016 More Info
Examining the potential contributions of extreme "Western V" sea surface temperatures to the 2017 March–June East Africa drought, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Hoell, A., Nicholson, S., Korecha, D., Galu, G., Artan, G.A., Teshome, F., Hailermariam, K., Segele, Z., Harrison, L., Tadege, A., Atheru, Z., Pomposi, C., Pedreros, Diego H. 2019 More Info
Attribution of 2012 and 2003–12 rainfall deficits in eastern Kenya and southern Somalia, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2013 More Info
A quasi-global precipitation time series for drought monitoring U.S. Geological Survey Data Series Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P.J., Landsfeld, M.F., Pedreros, Diego H., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Romero, B.E., Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J.C., Verdin, A.P. 2014 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Senegal U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Adoum, A., Eilerts, G., Verdin, James P., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Mali U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Adoum, A., Eilerts, G., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Chad U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Adoum, A., Eilerts, G., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Burkina Faso U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Eilerts, G., Adoum, A., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Niger U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Eilerts, G., Adoum, A., White, L. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Ethiopia U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Eilerts, G., Kebebe, E., Biru, N., White, L., Galu, G. 2012 More Info
A climate trend analysis of Uganda U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Eilerts, G., White, L. 2012 More Info
Recent drought tendencies in Ethiopia and equatorial-subtropical eastern Africa FEWS NET Special Report Funk, Christopher C., Senay, Gabriel B., Asfaw, A., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Korecha, D., Eilerts, G., Michaelsen, J., Amer, S.A., Choularton, R. 2005 More Info
Assessing the contributions of east African and west Pacific warming to the 2014 boreal spring east African drought, American Meteorological Society Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S., Hoell, A., Livneh, B. 2015 More Info
Technology assisted decision support—The Famine Early Warning System for Africa, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Gaydos, Leonard J., Howard, Stephen M., Verdin, James P. 1999 More Info
Using observed warming to identify hazards to Mozambique maize production U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Harrison, L., Funk, Christopher C., Eilerts, G. 2011 More Info
Famine Early Warning System Network (FEWS NET) U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet Verdin, James P. 2006 More Info
A land data assimilation system for famine early warning [abs.], U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Peters-Lidard, C. 2011 More Info
A software tool for rapid flood inundation mapping U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Verdin, James P., Verdin, K., Mathis, Melissa L., Magadzire, T., Kabuchanga, E., Woodbury, M., Gadain, H. 2016 More Info
A westward extension of the tropical Pacific warm pool leads to March through June drying in Kenya and Ethiopia U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report Williams, A.P., Funk, Christopher C. 2010 More Info
Evaluation and inter-comparison of modern day reanalysis datasets over Africa and the Middle East [poster] Arsenault, K.R., Shukla, S., Hobbins, M.T., Peters-Lidard, C., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
A flood early warning system for southern Africa Artan, Guleid A., Restrepo, Miguel, Asante, Kwabena O., Verdin, James P. 2002 More Info
Drought monitoring products for the Famine Early Warning System Network (FEWS NET) [abs.] Bohms, Stefanie, Young, Claudia J., Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P. 2014
Innovative climate and economic analysis for earlier famine early warning [abs.] Brown, M.E., Funk, Christopher C., Galu, Gideon, Choularton, R., Verdin, James P. 2008 More Info
Earth observations for early detection of agricultural drought—Contributions of the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Funk, Christopher C., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Husak, G., Peterson, P. 2016 More Info
Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) contributions to strengthening resilience and sustainability for the East African community [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Galu, G., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2014 More Info
Monitoring global food security with new remote sensing products and tools [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Magadzire, T., Verdin, James P. 2012 More Info
New and improved remotely sensed products and tools for agricultural monitoring applications in support of famine early warning [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Funk, Christopher C., Pedreros, Diego H., Husak, G.J., Bohms, Stefanie 2011 More Info
Efforts toward an early warning crop monitor for countries at risk [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Barker, B., Humber, M., Becker-Reshef, I., Justice, C.O., Magadzire, T., Galu, G., Rodriguez, M., Jayanthi, H. 2015 More Info
Building capacity for production of gridded precipitation products in the East Africa community [abs.] Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Galu, G., Magadzire, T., Pedreros, Diego H., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Peterson, P., Landsfeld, M.F., White, L. 2014 More Info
Quantifying uncertainties of seasonal and regional evapotranspiration estimates from Operational Simplified Surface Energy Balance Model in the contiguous USA [abs.] Chen, Mingshi, Senay, Gabriel B. 2015 More Info
Uncertainty analysis on an operational simplified surface energy balance algorithm for estimation of evapotranspiration at multiple flux tower sites [abs.] Chen, Mingshi, Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2014 More Info
Climate change and groundwater—Implications for global food and water security (Invited) [abs.] Dettinger, M.D., Earman, S., Funk, Christopher C. 2011 More Info
Exploring western and eastern Pacific contributions to the 21st century Walker circulation intensification and teleconnected precipitation declines Funk, Christopher C., Hoerling, M.P., Hoell, A., Verdin, James P., Robertson, F.R., Alured, D., Liebmann, B. 2013 More Info
Sources of predictive skill, and how to use them to support effective drought early warning [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Veldkamp, T., Brown, Jesslyn F., Wylie, Bruce K., Dwyer, John L., Shukla, S., Peterson, P., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E. 2019 More Info
Hydrologic and undernourishment trends in food insecurity hotspots (Invited) [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Mishra, V., Davenport, F. 2011 More Info
Improved rainfall estimates and predictions for 21st century drought early warning (Invited) [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Shukla, S., Husak, G.J., Landsfeld, M.F., Hoell, A., Pedreros, Diego H., Roberts, J.B., Robertson, F.R., Tadesse, T., Zaitchik, B.F., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Predicting and attributing recent east African spring droughts with dynamical-statistical climate model ensembles [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Shukla, S., Hoerling, M.P., Robertson, F.R., Hoell, A., Liebmann, B. 2013 More Info
Comparing satellite rainfall estimates and reanalysis precipitation fields with station data for western Kenya Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P. 2003 More Info
Evaluating IPCC rainfall and food aid tendencies for food insecure Africa [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Brown, M.E. 2007 More Info
Advancing integrated African early warning science and climate services [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Galu, G., Macharia, D., Shukla, S., Harrison, L., McNally, A., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Robertson, F.R., Roberts, J.B., Pedreros, D.H., Husak, G.J., Peterson, P., Peterson, S., Ederer, G., Landsfeld, M.F. 2016 More Info
Integrating observation and statistical forecasts over sub-Saharan Africa to support Famine Early Warning Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Husak, G.J. 2007 More Info
Enhancing Famine Early Warning Systems with Improved Forecasts, Satellite Observations and Hydrologic Simulations (Invited) [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Thiaw, W.M., Hoell, A., Korecha, D., McNally, A., Shukla, S., Arsenault, K.R., Magadzire, T., Novella, N., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Robjohn, M., Pomposi, C., Galu, G., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E., Landsfeld, M.F., Harrison, L., Davenport, F., Husak, G.J., Endalkachew, E. 2017 More Info
Potential change in the Indian monsoon circulation (Invited) [abs.] Funk, Christopher C., Williams, A.P., Mishra, V., Barlow, M.A., Hoerling, M.P., Hoell, A. 2011 More Info
Contrasting rainfall declines in northern and southern Tanzania—Potential differential impacts of west Pacific warming and east Pacific cooling [abs.] Harrison, L.S., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Pedreros, Diego H., Shukla, S., Husak, G. 2015 More Info
Identifying surface response to drought and heat with a land surface model and NDVI [abs.] Harrison, L.S., Michaelsen, J., Funk, Christopher C., Carvalho, L.V., Still, C.J., McNally, A., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2012 More Info
What role does evaporative demand play in driving drought in Africa? [abs.] Hobbins, M., Shukla, S., McNally, A., McEvoy, D., Huntington, J.L., Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Jansma, T., Dewes, C.F. 2016 More Info
Indo-Pacific sea surface temperature influences on failed consecutive rainy seasons over eastern Africa [abs.] Hoell, A., Funk, Christopher C. 2013 More Info
Using the SPEI to estimate food production in East Africa [abs.] Husak, G., Hobbins, M.T., Verdin, James P., Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C. 2015 More Info
An updated decision support interface—A tool for remote monitoring of crop growing conditions [abs.] Husak, G.J., Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Landsfeld, M.F. 2014 More Info
Agricultural early warning informing humanitarian response in east Africa for 2012 [abs.] Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C. 2012 More Info
Remote sensing and capacity building to improve food security [abs.] Husak, G.J., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E. 2012 More Info
USAID expands eMODIS coverage for famine early warning [abs.] Jenkerson, Calli B., Meyer, David J., Evenson, Kirk, Merritt, Maverick 2011 More Info
Evaluation of the Global Land Data Assimilation System (GLDAS) air temperature data products [abs.] Ji, Lei, Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P. 2014 More Info
Spatial disaggregation of the 0.25-degree GLDAS air temperature dataset to 30-arcsec resolution [abs.] Ji, Lei, Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Velpuri, N. Manohar 2015 More Info
Global SSEBop evapotranspiration for drought monitoring purposes [poster] Kagone, Stefanie 2017
Development of a water budget model for monitoring agriculture in Africa [abs.] Klaver, Robert W., Lewis, John E., Verdin, James P. 1997 More Info
An agro-climatological early warning tool based on the google earth engine to support regional food security analysis [abs.] Landsfeld, M., Daudert, B., Friedrichs, MacKenzie O., Morton, C., Hegewisch, K., Husak, G., Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Huntington, J.L., Abatzoglou, J., Verdin, James P., Williams, E. 2015 More Info
Generating Southern Africa precipitation forecast using the FEWS Engine, a new application for the Google Earth Engine [abs.] Landsfeld, M.F., Hegewisch, K., Daudert, B., Morton, C., Husak, G.J., Friedrichs, MacKenzie O., Funk, Christopher C., Huntington, J.L., Abatzoglou, J.T., Verdin, James P. 2016 More Info
Improving agricultural drought monitoring in West Africa using root zone soil moisture estimates derived from NDVI [abs.] McNally, A., Funk, Christopher C., Yatheendradas, S., Michaelsen, J., Cappelarere, B., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Verdin, James P. 2012 More Info
Hydrologic modeling for monitoring water availability in Africa and the Middle East [poster] McNally, A., Getirana, A., Arsenault, K.R., Peters-Lidard, C., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
Routine food and water security monitoring using NASA Earth observations [abs.] (Invited) McNally, A., Harrison, L., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Arsenault, K.R., Hazra, A., Mladenova, I.E., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2018 More Info
Hydrologic modeling for monitoring water availability in Africa [poster] McNally, A., Jung, H.C., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Shukla, S., Pricope, N.G., Harrison, L., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2016 More Info
Hydrologic monitoring in Afghanistan to support food and water security decision making (Invited) [abs.] McNally, A., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Getirana, A., Hoell, A., Slinski, K., Husak, G.J., Jayanthi, H., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2019 More Info
Agricultural drought analysis and famine early warning with the FEWS NET land data assimilation system [abs.] McNally, A., Shukla, S., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Arsenault, K.R., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Verdin, James P. 2013 More Info
Validation of the FEWS NET satellite estimated rainfall enhancement process [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Funk, Christopher C., Michaelsen, J., Peterson, P., Verdin, A., Magadzire, T., Husak, G.J., Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Aguilar, L., Rodriguez, M. 2011 More Info
The FEWS NET's rainfall enhancement process [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Funk, Christopher C., Peterson, P., Landsfeld, M., Verdin, A., Husak, G., Michaelsen, J., Bolestro, R. 2013
Analysis of rainfall trends for the belg season in Ethiopia [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Korecha, D., Funk, Christopher C., Jayanthi, H., Harrison, L., Husak, G.J. 2018 More Info
Building climate service capacities in eastern Africa with CHIRP and GeoCLIM [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Magadzire, T., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Peterson, P., Landsfeld, M., Husak, G.J. 2013 More Info
The effect of El Niño on agricultural water balances in Guatemala [abs.] Pedreros, Diego H., Michaelsen, J., Carvalho, L.V., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J. 2010 More Info
Mapping irrigated areas using remote sensing over the past decade in Afghanistan [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D. 2012 More Info
Monitoring food security indicators from remote sensing and predicting cereal production in Afghanistan [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D. 2015 More Info
Freshwater availability in the Brahmaputra River Basin under projected climate and land use land cover change scenarios [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, Henebry, G.M. 2014 More Info
Multi-model perspectives and inter-comparison of soil moisture and evapotranspiration in East Africa—an application of Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) Land Data Assimilation System (FLDAS) [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, McNally, A., Arsenault, K.R. 2017 More Info
Streamflow characterization for water availability and flood risk forecasting in Afghanistan [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, McNally, A., Getirana, A., Budde, Michael E., Rowland, James D., Jayanthi, Harikishan 2019 More Info
Evaluation of Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) Land Data Assimilation System (FLDAS) and application in East Africa [abs.] Pervez, Md Shahriar, McNally, A.L., Shukla, S. 2016 More Info
The Climate Hazards group InfraRed Precipitation (CHIRP) with Stations (CHIRPS)—Development and validation [abs.] Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C., Husak, G.J., Pedreros, Diego H., Landsfeld, M., Verdin, James P., Shukla, S. 2013 More Info
The Climate Hazards Group InfraRed Precipitation with Stations (CHIRPS) v2.0 dataset—35 year quasi-global precipitation estimates for drought monitoring [abs.] Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C., Landsfeld, M., Pedreros, Diego H., Shukla, S., Husak, G., Harrison, L.S., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
The Climate Hazards Group Infrared Precipitation with Stations (CHIRPS) dataset—Quasi-global precipitation estimates for drought monitoring and trend analysis [abs.] Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C., Landsfeld, M.F., Husak, G.J., Pedreros, Diego H., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Shukla, S., McNally, A., Michaelsen, J., Verdin, A. 2014 More Info
Exploring global precipitation extremes with CHIRPS v2.0 [abs.] Peterson, P., Funk, Christopher C., Roca, R., Harrison, L., Alexander, L.V., Hillbruner, C., Husak, G.J., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E. 2018 More Info
Famine Early Warning—Data delivery and data analyses tools [abs.] Rowland, James D. 2011
Near real-time operational use of eMODIS expedited NDVI for monitoring applications and famine early warning [abs.] Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E. 2010 More Info
Early warning of El Nino impacts on food security [abs.] Rowland, James D., Verdin, James P., Hillbruner, C., Budde, Michael E. 2016 More Info
MODIS-based evapotranspiration for crop performance monitoring and drought early warning applications [abs.] Senay, Gabriel B., Bohms, Stefanie, Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2012
Using MODIS thermal data for estimating actual evapotranspiration from irrigated fields [abs.] Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P. 2006 More Info
Evaluating MODIS data to estimate irrigated crop production in Afghanistan using a thermal-based ET fraction approach Senay, Gabriel B., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D. 2005 More Info
Evaluating the performance of a crop water balance model in estimating regional crop production Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P. 2002 More Info
Monitoring crop performance using satellite-based rainfall estimate and a water balance model [abs.] Senay, Gabriel B., Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Smith, Ronald A. 2001
Food and water security scenarios for East Africa over next 20 years [abs.] Shukla, S., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P., Peters-Lidard, C.D. 2013 More Info
Monitoring and forecasting reference evapotranspiration for food security assessments [abs.] Shukla, S., Hobbins, M., McEvoy, D., Husak, G.J., Dewes, C. F., McNally, A., Huntington, J.L., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P. 2016 More Info
Incorporating medium-range weather forecasts in seasonal crop scenarios over the Greater Horn of Africa to support national/regional/local decision makers [abs.] Shukla, S., Husak, G., Funk, Christopher C., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
A novel approach for forecasting crop production and yield using remotely sensed satellite images [abs.] Singh, Ramesh K., Budde, Michael E., Senay, Gabriel B., Rowland, James D. 2017 More Info
Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) applications for rangeland famine early warning systems [abs.] Slinski, K., McNally, A., Peters-Lidard, C.D., Senay, Gabriel B., Hogue, T.S., McCray, J.E. 2019 More Info
The design and operational use of AVHRR vegetation index image maps for crop protection in Africa Tappan, G. Gray, Moore, Donald G., Howard, Stephen M., Tyler, Dean J. 1990
Developing unbiased global ET dataset using an automated bias correction approach [poster] Velpuri, N. Manohar, Senay, Gabriel B., Kagone, Stefanie, Friedrichs, MacKenzie O. 2017
Africa-wide monitoring of small surface water bodies using multisource satellite data—A monitoring system for FEWS NET [abs.] Velpuri, N. Manohar, Senay, Gabriel B., Rowland, James D., Budde, Michael E., Verdin, James P. 2015 More Info
Improving high-resolution spatial estimates of precipitation in the equatorial Americas [abs.] Verdin, A., Rajagopalan, B., Funk, Christopher C. 2013 More Info
Application of LIS to drought monitoring [abs.] Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C. 2011
Monitoring and modeling agricultural drought for famine early warning (Invited) [abs.] Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Budde, Michael E., Lietzow, Ronald W., Senay, Gabriel B., Smith, Ronald A., Pedreros, Diego H., Rowland, James D., Artan, Guleid A., Husak, G.J., Michaelsen, J., Adoum, A., Galu, G., Magadzire, T., Rodriguez, M. 2009 More Info
Monitoring and forecasting drought in southern Africa during the 2002–2003 season [abs.] Verdin, James P., Funk, Christopher C., Magadzire, T. , Michaelsen, J. , Husak, G. 2005 More Info
Land surface modeling applications for Famine Early Warning (Invited) [abs.] Verdin, James P., Peters-Lidard, C., McNally, A., Arsenault, K.R., Wang, S., Kumar, S., Shukla, S., Funk, Christopher C., Pervez, Md Shahriar, Fall, G., Karsten, L. 2015 More Info
Earth observations for early detection of agricultural drought in countries at risk—Contributions of the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) Verdin, James P., Rowland, James D., Senay, Gabriel B., Funk, Christopher C., Budde, Michael E., Husak, G.J., Jayanthi, H. 2013 More Info