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Name SPARC (deprecated)
Description SPARC is a core project of the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) on Stratospheric Processes And their Role in Climate. *** WARNING: the requirements recorded under SPARC are those communicated by the WCRP. The last update dates back to 1998.
Corresponding Institution World Climate Research Programme
Contact
Person
Michel Rixen
Historic This application area is not longer current
Variables measured in this Application Area
Subdomain Variables
Basic atmospheric
Aerosols and radiation
Atmospheric chemistry

Requirements defined for SPARC (deprecated)  (22)

This tables shows all related requirements. For more operations/filtering, please consult the full list of Requirements
Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
620 Atmospheric temperature MUS
M
SPARC (deprecated) 0.5 K
0.7 K
1 K
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
0.8 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
621 Atmospheric temperature FT SPARC (deprecated) 0.5 K
0.7 K
1 K
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
622 Atmospheric temperature UTLS SPARC (deprecated) 0.5 K
0.7 K
1 K
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
623 Atmospheric temperature PBL SPARC (deprecated) 0.5 K
0.7 K
1 K
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
624 O3 Mole Fraction MUS
M
SPARC (deprecated) 5 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
7 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
10 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
625 O3 Mole Fraction FT SPARC (deprecated) 5 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
7 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
10 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
626 O3 Mole Fraction UTLS SPARC (deprecated) 5 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
7 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
10 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
627 O3 Mole Fraction PBL SPARC (deprecated) 5 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
7 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
10 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
628 Specific humidity MUS
M
SPARC (deprecated) 2 %
3 %
5 %
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
629 Specific humidity FT SPARC (deprecated) 2 %
3 %
5 %
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
630 Specific humidity UTLS SPARC (deprecated) 2 %
3 %
5 %
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
631 Specific humidity PBL SPARC (deprecated) 2 %
3 %
5 %
50 km
100 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
632 Upward short-wave irradiance at TOA TOA SPARC (deprecated) 5 W/m2
7 W/m2
10 W/m2
50 km
100 km
250 km
3 h
4 h
6 h
30 d
45 d
90 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
633 Upward long-wave irradiance at TOA TOA SPARC (deprecated) 5 W/m2
7 W/m2
10 W/m2
50 km
100 km
250 km
3 h
4 h
6 h
30 d
45 d
90 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
634 Wind (horizontal) MUS
M
SPARC (deprecated) 3 m.s-1
4 m.s-1
5 m.s-1
200 km
300 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
635 Wind (horizontal) FT SPARC (deprecated) 3 m.s-1
4 m.s-1
5 m.s-1
200 km
300 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
636 Wind (horizontal) UTLS SPARC (deprecated) 3 m.s-1
4 m.s-1
5 m.s-1
200 km
300 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
637 Wind (horizontal) PBL SPARC (deprecated) 3 m.s-1
4 m.s-1
5 m.s-1
200 km
300 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
616 Aerosol mass mixing ratio MUS
M
SPARC (deprecated) 10 %
15 %
20 %
100 km
200 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global tentative 1998-10-29 WCRP
617 Aerosol mass mixing ratio FT SPARC (deprecated) 10 %
15 %
20 %
100 km
200 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global tentative 1998-10-29 WCRP
618 Aerosol mass mixing ratio UTLS SPARC (deprecated) 10 %
15 %
20 %
100 km
200 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global tentative 1998-10-29 WCRP
619 Aerosol mass mixing ratio PBL SPARC (deprecated) 10 %
15 %
20 %
100 km
200 km
500 km
0.5 km
1 km
2 km
6 h
12 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global tentative 1998-10-29 WCRP