Requirement #306 


For variable: Upward spectral radiance at TOA

In application: Global NWP

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.05 SNR-1 0.1 SNR-1 0.2 SNR-1
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 10 km 30 km 100 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 6 min 18 min 5 d
Timeliness 24 h 5 d 30 d


Validated: 2/10/09 Source: John Eyre
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
  • Domain: Atmosphere