Requirement #554 

Values

For variable: Ocean salinity

In application: Climate-OOPC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.002 psu 0.003 psu 0.005 psu
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 50 km 60 km 100 km
Vertical Resolution 2 m 2.5 m 4 m
Observing Cycle 30 d 70 d 360 d
Timeliness 5 d 110 d 360 d

 

Validated: 2007-07-19 Source: OOPC
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
Specifications
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Subdomain: Ocean
      • Variable: Ocean salinity
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Deep oc
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global ocean