Requirement #279 

Values

For variable: Leaf Area Index (LAI)

In application: Global NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 5 % 10 % 20 %
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 2 km 10 km 50 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 24 h 5 d 10 d
Timeliness 3 h 24 h 10 d

 

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: Terrestrial
    • Subdomain: Land surface
      • Variable: Leaf Area Index (LAI)
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Land surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global land