CE 374K Hydrology, Spring 2004  (02/10/2004)                  Evaporation





Additional reading for Evaporation: Chapter four from Handbook of Hydrology.


Reading for the next class (Infiltration and soil water movement): Sections 4.1 and 4.2 from Applied Hydrology.


Evaporation on the web:


This website gives some good animations about basic processes in science and engineering.




The Department of Geography at the University of Oregon has some really nice global climate animations including solar radiation, heat flux, and evaporation. The link to the website is:




Monthly evaporation maps from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). It provides a series of maps showing current month and most recent 12 months.