Requirement #315 

Values

For variable: Wind (vertical)

In application: Global NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 1 cm.s-1 5 cm.s-1 5 cm.s-1
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 15 km 200 km 500 km
Vertical Resolution 0.5 km 2 km 3 km
Observing Cycle 60 min 6 h 12 h
Timeliness 6 min 30 min 6 h

 

Validated: 2/10/09 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: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric
      • Variable: Wind (vertical)
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • FT
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global