ForwardApplication: Aeronautical Meteorology

Details
Name Aeronautical Meteorology
Description Meteorological information in support of the safety and optimal efficiency of aviation
Corresponding Institution World Meteorological Organization
Contact
Person
Jitze Van der Meulen

Requirements defined for Aeronautical Meteorology  (36)

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Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
15 Atmospheric temperature UTLS
FT
PBL
Aeronautical Meteorology 2 K
3 K
5 K
50 km
70 km
100 km
0.15 km
0.3 km
0.6 km
60 min
90 min
3 h
60 min
80 min
2 h
Global firm 2014-03-27 ET ODRRGOS
16 Cloud drop effective radius Cloud-top Aeronautical Meteorology 15 μm
20 μm
30 μm
50 km
70 km
100 km
60 min
90 min
3 h
60 min
90 min
2 h
Global firm 2000-06-23 ET ODRRGOS
17 Cloud ice FT
PBL
Aeronautical Meteorology 10 %
15 %
25 %
50 km
70 km
100 km
0.15 km
0.3 km
0.6 km
60 min
90 min
3 h
60 min
90 min
2 h
Global firm 2000-06-23 ET ODRRGOS
20 Cloud liquid water (CLW) PBL Aeronautical Meteorology 10 %
15 %
25 %
50 km
70 km
100 km
0.15 km
0.3 km
0.6 km
60 min
90 min
3 h
60 min
90 min
2 h
Global firm 2000-06-23 ET ODRRGOS
21 Specific humidity PBL Aeronautical Meteorology 5 %
7 %
10 %
50 km
70 km
100 km
0.15 km
0.3 km
0.6 km
60 min
90 min
3 h
60 min
90 min
2 h
Global firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
22 Wind (horizontal) FT Aeronautical Meteorology 2 m.s-1
2.7 m.s-1
5 m.s-1
50 km
63 km
100 km
0.15 km
0.238 km
0.6 km
5 min
6 min
10 min
60 min
84 min
3 h
Global firm 2000-06-23 ET ODRRGOS
23 Wind (horizontal) UTLS
PBL
Aeronautical Meteorology 2 m.s-1
3 m.s-1
5 m.s-1
50 km
70 km
100 km
0.15 km
0.3 km
0.6 km
5 min
7 min
10 min
60 min
90 min
3 h
Global firm 2018-03-23 J van der Meulen
681 Background Luminance (surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 50 %
36 sec
108 sec

36 sec
108 sec
Global firm 2011-06-14 J van der Meulen
682 Meteorological Optical Range (MOR) (surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 5 m
7 m
10 m

36 sec
108 sec

36 sec
108 sec
Global firm 2011-06-14 J van der Meulen
717 Aerosol volcanic ash PBL Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
718 Aerosol volcanic ash Total Column TC Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
719 Icing potential PBL Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
720 Freezing level height in clouds n/a (2D) Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
721 Air pressure (near surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.25 hPa
0.5 hPa
2 hPa
30 min
60 min
2 h
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point firm 2018-01-22 J van der Meulen
722 Air specific humidity (near surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 1 %
2 %
5 %
30 min
60 min
2 h
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
723 Air temperature (near surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.5 K
1 K
2 K
30 min
60 min
2 h
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
725 Turbulence PBL Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
726 Cloud base height n/a (2D) Aeronautical Meteorology Point firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
727 Cloud cover PBL Aeronautical Meteorology 5 %
7 %
25 %
10 min
30 min
60 min
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point firm 2014-03-31 J van der Meulen
728 Cloud ice effective radius PBL Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
729 Cloud type n/a (2D) Aeronautical Meteorology 1 Classes -1
2 Classes -1
3 Classes -1
30 min
60 min
2 h
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
730 Precipitation intensity at surface (liquid or solid) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.001 mm/h
0.01 mm/h
0.1 mm/h
30 min
60 min
2 h
5 min
10 min
30 min
Local firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
731 Precipitation intensity at surface (solid) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.1 mm/h
0.2 mm/h
1 mm/h
30 min
60 min
2 h
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
732 Precipitation (liquid or solid) PBL Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
733 Wind (vertical) UTLS
FT
PBL
Aeronautical Meteorology 1 cm.s-1
1.7 cm.s-1
5 cm.s-1
5 km
17.1 km
200 km
0.5 km
0.8 km
2 km
15 min
25 min
60 min
5 min
8 min
30 min
Global firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
734 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.5 m/s
1 m/s
5 m/s
5 sec
5 min
10 min
5 sec
5 min
10 min
Point firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
735 Aerosol Extinction Coefficient PBL Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
736 SO2 Mole Fraction PBL Aeronautical Meteorology Global firm 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen
737 Sea surface temperature Sea surface Aeronautical Meteorology 1 K
2 K
5 K
5 km
11 km
50 km
60 min
60 min
2 y
1 y
1 y
2 y
Global firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
762 Precipitation type at the surface Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 30 min
60 min
2 h
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
763 Wind gust Near Surface
Land surface
Aeronautical Meteorology 0.5 m.s-1 
1 m.s-1 
2 m.s-1 
5 sec
60 sec
2 min
5 sec
60 sec
2 min
Point firm 2014-03-31 J van der Meulen
764 Wind speed (near surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.2 m/s
0.5 m/s
1 m/s
5 sec
60 sec
2 min
5 sec
60 sec
2 min
Point firm 2014-03-31 J van der Meulen
765 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.4 m/s
0.7 m/s
2 m/s
5 sec
60 sec
2 min
5 sec
60 sec
2 min
Point firm 2014-03-31 J van der Meulen
688 Aerosol dust concentration FT
PBL
Near Surface
Aeronautical Meteorology Global tentative 2012-05-08 J van der Meulen
724 Height of the top of PBL n/a (2D) Aeronautical Meteorology 0.05 km
0.1 km
0.5 km
5 km
10 km
50 km
15 min
30 min
60 min
5 min
10 min
30 min
Point tentative 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
738 Radiation Dose Rate UTLS Aeronautical Meteorology Global speculative 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen