Requirement #189 

Values

For variable: SO2 Mole Fraction

In application: Atmospheric Chemistry (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 10 Dimentionless (mol/mol) 13 Dimentionless (mol/mol) 20 Dimentionless (mol/mol)
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 100 km 200 km 500 km
Vertical Resolution 1 km 1.4 km 3 km
Observing Cycle 12 h 24 h 3 d
Timeliness 24 h 46 h 7 d

 

Validated: 5/24/02 Source: GAW Report No. 159
Comment: Volcanic eruptions Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models
Specifications
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Atmospheric chemistry
      • Variable: SO2 Mole Fraction
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • UTLS
          • FT
          • PBL
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global