Articles | Volume 16, issue 1
Research article
17 Jan 2022
Research article |  | 17 Jan 2022

Sentinel-1 snow depth retrieval at sub-kilometer resolution over the European Alps

Hans Lievens, Isis Brangers, Hans-Peter Marshall, Tobias Jonas, Marc Olefs, and Gabriëlle De Lannoy

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Short summary
Snow depth observations at high spatial resolution from the Sentinel-1 satellite mission are presented over the European Alps. The novel observations can improve our knowledge of seasonal snow mass in areas with complex topography, where satellite-based estimates are currently lacking, and benefit a number of applications including water resource management, flood forecasting, and numerical weather prediction.