Requirement #221 

Values

For variable: Snow water equivalent

In application: GEWEX (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 5 mm 10 mm 20 mm
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 15 km 50 km 250 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 12 h 24 h 7 d
Timeliness 30 d 45 d 90 d

 

Validated: 1998-10-29 Source: WCRP
Comment: Confidence: tentative
Def: :Positive impact expected but not yet validated due to lack of suitable data and/or models
Specifications
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Subdomain: Land surface
      • Variable: Snow water equivalent
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Land surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global land