BackForwardApplication: Ocean Applications

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Name Ocean Applications
Description Ocean applications as addressed by the JCOMM
Corresponding Institution World Meteorological Organization
Contact
Person
Agnes Lanes

Requirements defined for Ocean Applications  (82)

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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
460 Wave 1D energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1
50 km
300 km
1000 km
6 h
24 h
10 d
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
462 Wave 1D energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1
100 km
500 km
1000 km
6 h
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
464 Wave 1D energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1
1 km
20 km
100 km
6 min
10 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Costal areas firm 2014-02-26 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
466 Wave directional energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
50 km
300 km
1000 km
6 h
24 h
10 d
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
468 Wave directional energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
100 km
500 km
1000 km
6 h
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
470 Wave directional energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
1 km
20 km
100 km
6 min
10 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Costal areas firm 2014-02-26 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
471 Sea surface heat flux Sea surface Ocean Applications 10 W/m2
20 W/m2
50 W/m2
10 km
25 km
50 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
12 h
24 h
2 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
472 Sea surface height anomaly Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.05 m
0.07 m
0.1 m
10 km
25 km
50 km
6 h
24 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
473 Sea surface height anomaly Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.05 m
0.07 m
0.1 m
1 km
5 km
20 km
3 h
12 h
24 h
24 h
2 d
3 d
Costal areas firm 2014-02-27 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
474 Sea Surface Mass Flux Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 mm/h
0.5 mm/h
1 mm/h
10 km
25 km
50 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
12 h
24 h
2 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
487 Air pressure (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.5 hPa
1 hPa
1 hPa
10 km
25 km
100 km
30 min
2 h
12 h
30 min
60 min
2 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
488 Air pressure (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 1 hPa
5 hPa
10 hPa
1 km
10 km
25 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
3 h
6 h
12 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
489 Air specific humidity (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.5 %
1 %
3 %
1 km
5 km
25 km
30 min
60 min
3 h
30 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
490 Air temperature (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
0.5 km
1 km
10 km
30 min
60 min
3 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
491 Bathymetry n/a (2D) Ocean Applications 1 m
5 m
10 m
1 m
10 m
100 m
1 y
2 y
2 y
7 d
14 d
28 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
493 Cloud cover PBL Ocean Applications 0.5 km
1 km
5 km
3 min
7 min
30 min
15 min
24 min
60 min
Global firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
495 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
50 km
300 km
1000 km
6 h
24 h
10 d
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
497 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
100 km
500 km
1000 km
6 h
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
503 Ocean salinity Upper oc
Deep oc
Ocean Applications 0.05 psu
0.07 psu
0.1 psu
1 km
5 km
30 km
1 m
10 m
100 m
60 min
3 h
12 h
3 h
6 h
24 h
Costal areas firm 2014-02-27 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
504 Ocean salinity Upper oc Ocean Applications 0.05 psu
0.07 psu
0.1 psu
50 km
100 km
1000 km
1 m
10 m
100 m
60 min
3 h
12 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
505 Ocean salinity Upper oc Ocean Applications 0.05 psu
0.07 psu
0.1 psu
1 km
5 km
30 km
1 m
10 m
50 m
6 h
24 h
3 d
3 d
5 d
8 d
Costal areas firm 2014-03-16 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
506 Ocean salinity Upper oc Ocean Applications 0.05 psu
0.07 psu
0.1 psu
10 km
50 km
100 km
1 m
10 m
50 m
6 h
24 h
3 d
3 d
5 d
8 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
507 Ocean surface currents (vector) Sea surface Ocean Applications 5 cm/s
10 cm/s
20 cm/s
1 km
5 km
20 km
12 h
24 h
3 d
6 h
24 h
6 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
508 Ocean surface currents (vector) Sea surface Ocean Applications 10 cm/s
20 cm/s
50 cm/s
50 km
100 km
1000 km
24 h
3 d
6 d
24 d
72 d
2 y
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
509 Ocean surface currents (vector) Sea surface Ocean Applications 10 cm/s
20 cm/s
50 cm/s
5 km
10 km
25 km
6 d
24 d
72 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
510 Ocean surface currents (vector) Bulk Ocean Applications 10 cm/s
20 cm/s
50 cm/s
50 km
100 km
1000 km
24 h
3 d
6 d
24 d
72 d
2 y
Costal areas firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
511 Ocean surface currents (vector) Bulk Ocean Applications 5 cm/s
10 cm/s
20 cm/s
1 km
5 km
10 km
3 d
12 d
24 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Costal areas firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
515 Ocean temperature Upper oc Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
1 km
5 km
10 km
3 d
12 d
24 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
516 Ocean temperature Upper oc Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
5 km
10 km
25 km
6 d
24 d
72 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
517 Ocean velocity Upper oc Ocean Applications 5 cm/s
10 cm/s
20 cm/s
1 km
5 km
20 km
1 m
10 m
100 m
30 min
60 min
3 h
15 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
518 Ocean velocity Upper oc Ocean Applications 10 cm/s
20 cm/s
50 cm/s
1 km
5 km
20 km
1 m
10 m
100 m
60 min
3 h
6 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
519 Ocean velocity Upper oc Ocean Applications 5 cm/s
10 cm/s
20 cm/s
1 km
5 km
30 km
1 m
10 m
50 m
6 h
24 h
3 d
60 min
2 h
3 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
520 Ocean velocity Upper oc Ocean Applications 10 cm/s
20 cm/s
50 cm/s
10 km
50 km
100 km
1 m
10 m
50 m
6 h
24 h
3 d
60 min
2 h
3 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
521 Precipitation intensity at surface (liquid or solid) Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 mm/h
0.5 mm/h
1 mm/h
1 km
5 km
25 km
5 min
12 min
60 min
5 min
9 min
30 min
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
522 River discharge Land surface Ocean Applications 0.01 m^3 . s^-1
0.05 m^3 . s^-1
0.1 m^3 . s^-1
100 m
0.5 m
1 m
6 h
24 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Global land firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
523 Sea surface salinity Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.05 psu
0.07 psu
0.1 psu
1 km
5 km
30 km
12 h
24 h
6 d
24 h
6 d
24 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
524 Sea surface salinity Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.05 psu
0.07 psu
0.1 psu
5 km
10 km
25 km
6 d
24 d
72 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
525 Sea surface salinity Ocean Applications 0.05 psu
0.07 psu
0.1 psu
1 km
5 km
30 km
12 h
24 h
6 d
24 d
72 d
2 y
Global firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
526 Sea surface salinity Ocean Applications 0.05 psu
0.07 psu
0.1 psu
1 km
5 km
10 km
3 d
12 d
24 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Global firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
530 Sea surface temperature Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.2 K
0.5 K
5 km
10 km
25 km
6 h
24 h
3 d
60 min
2 h
3 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
531 Sea surface temperature Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
0.5 km
1 km
10 km
0.5  30 min
60 min
3 h
30 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
532 Sea surface temperature Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.2 K
0.5 K
1 km
5 km
10 km
3 h
12 h
24 h
60 min
2 h
3 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
537 Significant wave height Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.05 m
0.25 m
0.25 m
50 km
300 km
1000 km
6 h
24 h
10 d
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
539 Significant wave height Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.05 m
0.25 m
0.25 m
100 km
500 km
1000 km
6 h
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
543 Wind stress Bulk Ocean Applications 0.01 Pa
0.02 Pa
0.05 Pa
1 km
10 km
25 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
3 h
6 h
12 h
Costal areas firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
544 Wind stress Bulk Ocean Applications 0.01 Pa
0.02 Pa
0.05 Pa
10 km
25 km
50 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
12 h
24 h
2 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
545 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
10 km
25 km
50 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
12 h
24 h
2 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
547 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
0.1 km
5 km
20 km
10  6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
548 Wind vector (near surface) Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
1 km
10 km
25 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
3 h
6 h
12 h
Global firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
459 Wave 1D energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1
25 km
50 km
300 km
6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
461 Wave 1D energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1
100 km
500 km
1000 km
60 min
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
463 Wave 1D energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1
10 km
200 km
1000 km
30 min
60 min
6 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
465 Wave directional energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
25 km
50 km
300 km
6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
467 Wave directional energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
100 km
500 km
1000 km
60 min
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
469 Wave directional energy frequency spectrum Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.15 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
0.2 m2 . Hz-1 . rad-1
10 km
200 km
1000 km
30 min
60 min
6 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
494 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
5 km
10 km
60 km
6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
496 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
10 km
200 km
1000 km
60 min
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
498 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
10 km
200 km
1000 km
30 min
60 min
6 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2016-03-22 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
500 Ocean chlorophyll concentration Bulk Ocean Applications 0.01 mg/m3
0.1 mg/m3
0.2 mg/m3
5 km
10 km
60 km
24 h
2 d
24 h
5 d
10 d
20 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
501 Ocean dynamic topography Sea surface Ocean Applications 1 cm
3 cm
10 cm
0.1 km
0.5 km
10 km
14 min
2 h
24 h
115 min
2 h
24 h
Costal areas reasonable 2016-03-22 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
502 Ocean dynamic topography Sea surface Ocean Applications 1 cm
3 cm
10 cm
10 km
20 km
50 km
14 min
2 h
24 h
24 h
2 d
7 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
512 Ocean temperature Upper oc Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
10 km
20 km
100 km
5 m 24 h
3 d
24 d
12 h
24 h
3 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
513 Ocean temperature Upper oc Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
50 km
100 km
500 km
1 m 24 h
3 d
24 d
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
514 Ocean temperature Upper oc Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
2 km
10 km
50 km
1 m 24 h
3 d
24 d
12 h
24 h
3 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
527 Sea surface temperature Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
10 km
25 km
100 km
60 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
528 Sea surface temperature Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.5 K
1 K
1 km
10 km
25 km
0.5  60 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
529 Sea surface temperature Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 K
0.2 K
0.5 K
10 km
50 km
100 km
60 min
3 h
24 h
12 h
24 h
3 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
536 Significant wave height Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m
0.25 m
0.25 m
5 km
10 km
60 km
6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
538 Significant wave height Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.05 m
0.25 m
0.25 m
10 km
200 km
1000 km
60 min
3 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
540 Significant wave height Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.05 m
0.25 m
0.25 m
10 km
200 km
1000 km
30 min
60 min
6 h
24 h
3 d
30 d
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
542 Wind (horizontal) PBL Ocean Applications 0.1 m.s-1
1 m.s-1
5 m.s-1
10 km
50 km
200 km
0.01 km 6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
546 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
5 km
10 km
60 km
10  6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
549 Wind vector (near surface) Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
1 km
5 km
25 km
10  6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
744 Dominant wave period Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 s
0.5 s
1 s
0.1 km
5 km
20 km
6 min
10 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Costal areas reasonable 2016-03-22 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
745 Significant wave height Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 m
0.25 m
0.25 m
0.1 km
5 km
20 km
6 min
60 min
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2016-03-22 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
480 Sea-ice motion Sea surface Ocean Applications 1 km*d-1
3 km*d-1
5 km*d-1
1 km
25 km
25 km
24 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
4 d
7 d
Global ocean tentative 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
481 Sea-ice motion Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.5 km*d-1
0.5 km*d-1
0.5 km*d-1
0.1 km
0.5 km
1 km
24 h
24 h
3 d
24 h
24 h
3 d
Costal areas tentative 2016-03-22 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
484 Sea-ice surface characteristics Sea surface Ocean Applications 1 %
10 %
10 %
0.5 km
1 km
1 km
24 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
4 d
7 d
Global ocean tentative 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
486 Snow depth Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.005 cm
0.02 cm
0.05 cm
5 km
10 km
15 km
24 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
4 d
7 d
Global ocean tentative 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
533 Sea-ice cover Sea surface Ocean Applications 5 %
10 %
15 %
0.1 km
0.1 km
0.1 km
24 h
24 h
3 d
24 h
24 h
3 d
Costal areas tentative 2014-03-16 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
534 Sea-ice thickness Sea surface Ocean Applications 10 cm
30 cm
50 cm
25 km
5 km
0.5 km
24 h
3 d
6 d
15 d
30 d
90 d
Global ocean tentative 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
535 Sea-ice thickness Sea surface Ocean Applications 0.1 cm
0.1 cm
0.1 cm
0.5 km
0.5 km
0.5 km
24 h
24 h
24 h
24 h
24 h
3 d
Costal areas tentative 2014-02-18 JCOMM (Guimei Liu)