Requirement #313 

Values

For variable: Wind (horizontal)

In application: Global NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 1 m.s-1 3 m.s-1 5 m.s-1
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 15 km 100 km 500 km
Vertical Resolution 0.5 km 1 km 3 km
Observing Cycle 60 min 6 h 12 h
Timeliness 6 min 30 min 6 h

 

Validated: 2009-02-10 Source: John Eyre
Comment: Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models
Specifications
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric
      • Variable: Wind (horizontal)
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • PBL
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global