Requirement #295 

Values

For variable: Sea-ice thickness

In application: Global NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 20 cm 50 cm 100 cm
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 15 km 50 km 250 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 24 h 5 d 30 d
Timeliness 24 h 5 d 30 d

 

Validated: 2009-02-10 Source: John Eyre
Comment: Confidence: tentative
Def: :Positive impact expected but not yet validated due to lack of suitable data and/or models
Specifications
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Subdomain: Sea Ice
      • Variable: Sea-ice thickness
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Sea surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global ocean