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Table 3 Model parameters and their value ranges (lower and upper limits) used in the Monte Carlo runs

From: Parameter uncertainty and identifiability of a conceptual semi-distributed model to simulate hydrological processes in a small headwater catchment in Northwest China

Index Parameter Lower limit Upper limit Units
Catchment
1 PCALT 4.0 14.0 %/100 m
2 TCALT 0 0.5 °C/100 m
Snow routine
3 TT −2.5 2.5 °C
4 CFMAX 1.0 9.0 mmd–1 °C−1
5 SFCF 0.2 0.65
6 CFR 0 0.8
Soil routine
7 FC forest 200 580 mm
8 FC shrub 25 300 mm
9 FC grass 30 568 mm
10 LP forest 0 0.60
11 LPs hrub 0.50 0.89
12 LP grass 0.70 0.90
13 BETA forest 3.0 6.0
14 BETA shrub 2.0 5.0
15 BETA grass 1.0 3.0
Response routine
16 PERC 0.01 3.0 mm d−1
17 UZL 15 70 mm
18 K 0 0.4 1.0 d−1
19 K 1 0.035 0.20 d−1
20 K 2 0.020 0.035 d−1
Routing routine
21 MAXBAS 6.0 11.0 d