Requirement #535 


For variable: Sea-ice thickness

In application: Ocean Applications

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.1 cm 0.1 cm 0.1 cm
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 0.5 km 0.5 km 0.5 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 24 h 24 h 24 h
Timeliness 24 h 24 h 3 d


Validated: 2014-02-18 Source: JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
Comment: Sea-ice services Confidence: tentative
Def: :Positive impact expected but not yet validated due to lack of suitable data and/or models
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Subdomain: Sea Ice
      • Variable: Sea-ice thickness
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Sea surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Costal areas