Requirement #262 

Values

For variable: Cloud ice

In application: Global NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 20 % 50 % 100 %
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 5 km 15 km 50 km
Vertical Resolution 0.2 km 1 km 2 km
Observing Cycle 60 min 3 h 12 h
Timeliness 6 min 30 min 6 h

 

Validated: 2009-02-10 Source: John Eyre
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
Specifications
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Clouds and precipitations
      • Variable: Cloud ice
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • PBL
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global