Requirement #503 

Values

For variable: Ocean salinity

In application: Ocean Applications

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.05 psu 0.07 psu 0.1 psu
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 1 km 5 km 30 km
Vertical Resolution 1 m 10 m 100 m
Observing Cycle 60 min 3 h 12 h
Timeliness 3 h 6 h 24 h

 

Validated: 2014-02-27 Source: JCOMM (Guimei Liu)
Comment: Marine Modeling 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: Ocean salinity
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Upper oc
          • Deep oc
        • Horizontal Coverage: Costal areas