Requirement #273 

Values

For variable: Dominant wave period

In application: Global NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.25 s 0.5 s 1 s
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 15 km 50 km 250 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 60 min 3 h 12 h
Timeliness 6 min 30 min 6 h

 

Validated: 2009-02-10 Source: John Eyre
Comment: Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models
Specifications
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Subdomain: Ocean
      • Variable: Dominant wave period
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Sea surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global ocean