Requirement #104 


For variable: Precipitation intensity at surface (liquid or solid)

In application: Climate-AOPC (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.1 mm/h 0.3 mm/h 2 mm/h
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 100 km 200 km 500 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 3 h 4 h 6 h
Timeliness 3 h 6 h 12 h


Validated: 7/19/07 Source: AOPC
Comment: Confidence: firm
Def: :Result of impact studies of actual data used in actual applications of numerical or conceptual models