Requirement #514 

Values

For variable: Ocean temperature

In application: Ocean Applications

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.1 K 0.5 K 1 K
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 2 km 10 km 50 km
Vertical Resolution 1 m
Observing Cycle 24 h 3 d 24 d
Timeliness 12 h 24 h 3 d

 

Validated: 2011-03-07 Source: JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
Comment: Marine Modeling Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
Specifications
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Subdomain: Ocean
      • Variable: Ocean temperature
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Upper oc
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global ocean