HSFS: Hydrological Seasonal Forecast System to support spring flood regulation planning in Sweeden

Sectors of reference: 
Hydropower
Proponent(s): 
Stakeholder(s) of reference: 
Energiforsk

 

What is HSFS?

HSFS is a climate service intended to assist reservoir managers plan future regulation strategies.

What does HSFS do?

HSFS provides information about the onset of the spring flood and the flood volume each month staring in January through to May.

Who can HSFS help?

HSFS can help reservoir operators make more informed decisions regarding regulation strategies leading into the spring flood period.