Requirement #240 

Values

For variable: Wind (horizontal)

In application: Climate Modelling Research (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 1 m.s-1 2 m.s-1 4 m.s-1
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 10 km 50 km 250 km
Vertical Resolution 0.2 km 1 km 3 km
Observing Cycle 60 min 3 h 6 h
Timeliness 30 d 45 d 60 d

 

Validated: 2012-12-01 Source: WCRP
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
Specifications
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric
      • Variable: Wind (horizontal)
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • UTLS
          • FT
          • PBL
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global