Is it possible to fit a Generalized Extreme Value distribution to a probability plot? I've got 31 annual highest values that I have plotted in a probabilty plot using >>probplot(a); and now I want a distribution fitted to the data Points. How can I do this?
I've tried using gevfit to find the parameters for the distribution and i tried plotting gevpdf(a,0,107,399) in a probability plot but it didn't give me what I wanted, I just got this:
but I want something looking like this: