Requirement #445 

Values

For variable: Sea-ice cover

In application: Nowcasting / VSRF

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 10 % 13 % 20 %
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 5 km 10 km 50 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 24 h 3 d 24 d
Timeliness 24 h 2 d 7 d

 

Validated: 2013-04-03 Source: P. Ambrosetti
Comment: Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models
Specifications
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Subdomain: Sea Ice
      • Variable: Sea-ice cover
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Sea surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global ocean