Variable: Upward long-wave irradiance at Earth surface

Definition
Full name Upward long-wave irradiance at Earth surface
Definition Flux density of terrestrial radiation emitted by the Earth surface
Measuring Units W/m2 Uncertainty Units W/m2
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units W/m2 (Stability /decade)

 

Comment:
Last modified: 2011-06-23
Classification
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Sub-domain: Aerosols and radiation
      • Variable: Upward long-wave irradiance at Earth surface
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Near Surface
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Upward long-wave irradiance at Earth surface  (2)

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Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
308 Upward long-wave irradiance at Earth surface Near Surface Global NWP 1 W/m2
10 W/m2
20 W/m2
10 km
30 km
100 km
60 min
3 h
12 h
24 h
5 d
30 d
Global reasonable 2009-02-10 John Eyre
118 Upward long-wave irradiance at Earth surface Sea surface Climate-AOPC (deprecated) 5 W/m2
6.5 W/m2
10 W/m2
25 km
50 km
100 km
3 h
4 h
6 h
24 h
2 d
5 d
Global ocean speculative 2007-07-19 AOPC