Requirement #14 


For variable: Wind vector (near surface)

In application: CLIC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 1 m/s 1.7 m/s 5 m/s
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 25 km 39.7 km 100 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 12 h 15 h 24 h
Timeliness 30 d 38 d 60 d


Validated: 1998-10-29 Source: WCRP
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric